Oliver Goldsmith

10 Nov 1728 - 4 Apr 1774
Oliver Goldsmith (1728-1774) was born 10 Nov. 1728 in Ballymahon, Co. Longford, Ireland. He was the son of Charles Goldsmith and Anne Jones. He died 4 Apr. 1774 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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