William Henry Hooper

William Henry Hooper (1812-1882) was born 25 Dec. 1812 in Dorchester Co., Maryland. He was the son of Henry Hooper and Mary Noel Price. He married Electa Jane Harris; widowed in 1844. He married Mary Ann Knowlton. He was baptized 30 Dec. 1854. He served with Wilford Woodruff in church and community positions in Utah Territory from about 1852 to 1882. He died 30 Dec. 1882 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

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