William Jennings

13 Sep 1823 - 4 Jan 1886
William Jennings (1823-1886) was born 13 Sep. 1823 in Yardley, Worcestershire, England. He was the son of Isaac Jennings and Jane Thornton. He married Jane Walker on 2 Jul. 1851 in Buchanan Co., Missouri; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized 24 Sep. 1852. He was set apart for a mission by Wilford Woodruff on 4 Feb. 1866 and interacted with him regularly in the 1870s and 1880s in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. He died 15 Jan. 1886 in Salt Lake City.

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