John C. Gaylord

12 Jul 1797 - 17 Jul 1874
John C. Gaylord (1797-1874) was born 12 Jul. 1797 in Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania. He was the son of Chauncey John Gaylord and Dorothy Taylor. He married Elizabeth Terry in Apr. 1820; widowed in 1839. He married Elvira Edmonds on 31 Dec. 1840 in Walnut Grove, Knox Co., Illinois. He was baptized 2 Aug. 1835 in Niagara, Niagara Co., New York. He was a President of the Seventy in Kirtland and served with Wilford Woodruff. He died 17 Jul. 1874 near Burlington, Racine Co., Wisconsin.

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