David Garrick

19 Feb 1717 - 20 Jan 1779
David Garrick (1717-1779) was born 19 Feb. 1717 in Hereford, Herefordshire, England. He was the son of Peter Garrick and Arabella Clough. He married Eva Maria Veigel on 22 Jun. 1749 in Holborn, Middlesex, England. He died 20 Jan. 1779 in London, Middlesex, England. He was one of the eminent men for whom Wilford Woodruff initiated proxy temple ordinance work in Aug. 1877.

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