Oliver Granger

Oliver Granger (1794-1841) was born 7 Feb. 1794 in Phelps, Ontario Co., New York. He was the son of Pierce Granger and Clarissa Trumble. He married Lydia Dibble on 8 Sep. 1813 in Phelps. He was baptized about 1832 in Sodus, Wayne Co., New York. He served with Wilford Woodruff in church leadership in Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio. He died 23 Aug. 1841 in Kirtland.

Footnotes

Oliver Granger (L9PH-GW3), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Oliver Granger, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/oliver-granger, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Oliver Granger, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/oliver-granger, accessed 17 Jan. 2022). Times and Seasons, “Obituary” (Nauvoo, Illinois), 15 Sep. 1841, vol. 2, p. 550; database with images, BYU Library Digital Collections (https://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/digital/collection/NCMP1820-1846/id/9058, accessed 22 Feb. 2022).

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  • Page 95

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

    Excerpt:
    May 26, 1839 ~ Sunday May 26 Sunday I crossed the river to Commerce & attended meeting at the house of Brother Joseph's Elder O. Pratt preached & was follwed by Elder John Taylor we returned home & spent the night {distance} 5 mil May 27, 1839 ~ Monday 27th I spent the day in writing May 28, 1839 ~ Tuesday 28 Elder Brigham Young mooved from my room four rods south. The man called ...
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    May 4, 1839 May 26, 1839 May 27, 1839 May 28, 1839 May 29, 1839
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 6 October 1840

    Excerpt:
    came from a distance, we had a address from our prophet after which it was voted that Kirtland should be built up and three ^one^ man was appointed to preside over it I think they ^it^ was brother Almon Babbit father Granger & brother Higby —then it was motioned that a committee be appointed and commissioned to appoint & lay up stakes for the gathering ^from Commerce to Kirtland.^— Hiram Smith Lyman Whight ...