William Simonds

William Simonds (Symons) (bef. 1820-1843) was born before 1820 in Worcestershire, England. He married Elizabeth on 24 Apr. 1820 in Redmarley D'Abitot, Worcestershire, England. He was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 5 Apr. 1840 in Leigh, Gloucestershire, England. He hosted Wilford Woodruff and provided a place for him to preach in 1840. He died Sep. 1843 in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois.

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