Michael Faraday

22 Sep 1791 - 25 Aug 1867
Michael Faraday (1791-1867) was born 22 Sep. 1791 in Newington Butts, Surrey, England. He was the son of James Faraday and Margaret Hastwell. He married Sarah Barnard on 12 Jun. 1821 in London, Middlesex, England. He died 25 Aug. 1867 in Hampton, 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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