Moses Smith

Moses Smith (1800-1849) was born 23 Mar. 1800 in Bennington Co., Vermont. He married Lydia Perce in 1825. He was baptized 19 Aug. 1832. He attended the Kalamazoo Conference in Comstock, Kalamazoo Co., Michigan on 1 Jul. 1844, which Wilford Woodruff also attended. He died 15 May 1849 near present-day Eau Claire, Chippewa and Eau Claire counties, Wisconsin.


Moses Smith (L1ST-CY4), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Moses Smith, Wilford Woodruff Papers (, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Moses Smith, The Joseph Smith Papers (, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 267

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

    Notipekago, Aishcum, Manistee and Kautawauber is second district. And Macomb, Oakland Livingston, Ingham, Clinton, Shiawassee, Genesee, Lapeer, St. Clair, Mackinac, Chippewa, Saginaw, Tuscola, Midland, Gladwin, Arenac, Ozemaw, Kanotin Sanilac, Huron and all the other counties not named shall be denominated the third congressional district May 30, 1844 ~ Thursday 30th I spent the day at Br Lees with about a dozen Elders. In the afternoon we held a meeting at the school house. Elder G ...
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

    viz. S Bent C. C. Rich & D Fulmer; 5 of the High Priest quorum. viz H. Green. Z. Coltrin. Moses, Smith. E. Thayer & G. Coltrin. 8 of the Seventies, viz E, Lee Thomas Dunn E. M. Webb. P. Webb. D. Hatch, J. H. Perry, W Hubbard. J. Vandeusan & D. Cornish. 14 Elders viz. E. Lee ...