Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Dominicus Carter

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Dominicus Carter

In this installment of Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders, we’re looking at the life of Dominicus Carter (1806-1884). The most notable event of Carter’s life is found in the annals of his posterity, and not in any noteworthy, or successful incident commonly seen in...

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Dominicus Carter

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Hosea Stout Intro

Hosea Stout abandoned his Methodist faith in lieu of Mormonism in the early days of the Church and fulfilled each and every role given to him during his 50+ year tenure. From polygamy, to the priesthood and powerful US government office positions; Mr. Stout certainly...

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Dominicus Carter

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Joseph Young

Joseph Young April 7, 1797 – July 16, 1881 This man’s life is another example of how Mormons view themselves as a people group. Both he and they are somehow oblivious to the outside world and most importantly God’s word. There are many instances in historical records...

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Dominicus Carter

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders William Adams Hickman

William Adams Hickman aka Brigham Young’s Destroying Angel April 16, 1815 – August 21, 1883 If you like to read about the old west with stories of murder, mayhem and intrigue the stories about William Adams Hickman, aka “Wild Bill Hickman” is right up your alley. This...

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Dominicus Carter

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Lorenzo Dow Young

Lorenzo Dow Young October 19, 1807 – November 21, 1895 In our ongoing look at the early leaders of Mormonism we’re posting a look at Lorenzo Dow Young, Brigham’s youngest brother. This man’s life wasn’t all that remarkable except for two things.  He served as a...

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Dominicus Carter

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Abraham Owen Smoot

We’ve added another resource to our Polygamy & Mormon Church Leaders series!  This time we looked at Abraham Owen Smoot.  If you’re not familiar with this gentleman, think BYU. If it weren’t for the deep pockets and generosity of this man BYU would’ve died certain...

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Dominicus Carter

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders William B Smith

William B Smith March 13, 1811 November 13, 1893 Of all the polygamists that I’ve reported on thus far this man is at the top of my list for leaving a legacy of confusion. Poor William was either misunderstood by everyone around him or he was born with a...

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Dominicus Carter

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders William B. Smith

William B Smith March 13, 1811 November 13, 1893 Of all the polygamists that I’ve reported on thus far this man is at the top of my list for leaving a legacy of confusion. Poor William was either misunderstood by everyone around him or he was born with a...