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Maria Lawrence

Birthdate: (24)
Birthplace: Pickering, Ontario, Canada
Death: 1847 (23)
Nauvoo, Hancock, IL
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edward Lawrence and Margaret Lawrence
Wife of Joseph Smith, Jr., Prophet and Almon Whiting Babbitt
Sister of Sarah Lawrence; James Lawrence; Henry William Lawrence; Julia Adelaide Lawrence and Margaret Edwards Lawrence

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About Maria Lawrence

A wikpedia article on Joseph Smiths plural wives implies that that Maria Lawrence went onto marry Brigham Young: "...(b. December 18, 1823, Pickering Township, Ontario - d.? Nauvoo, Illinois) Sister of Sarah. After Smith's death, Lawrence married Brigham Young, becoming his sixteenth plural wife. They divorced in 1845, but remarried the following year.[28]..."

But looking at the source of that info (Jerald and Sandra Tanner website) it doesn't actually show a marriage to Brigham Young and Maria Lawrence. So I'm deleting from a Maria Lawrence and Brigham marriage. [rstebbing]

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Maria Lawrence's Timeline

December 18, 1823
Pickering, Ontario, Canada
Age 23
Nauvoo, Hancock, IL