Tag Archives: Polygamy & Mormon Church Leaders

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Joseph Bates Noble Intro

03 March

“…Joseph Smith, requested him, (Jos. Bates Noble) to step forward and assist him in carrying out the Said principle, saying ‘in revealing this to you I have placed my life in your hands, therefore do not in an evil hour betray me to my enemies.’” – Identifying Early Mormon Polygamists 1841-44, Gary Bergera Joseph Bates […]

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Amasa Mason Lyman

15 February

Amasa Mason Lyman March 30, 1813 – February 4, 1877 Legacy: “anything handed down from the past, as from an ancestor or predecessor”. Amasa’s legacy still proudly resounds in the lives of the many descendants that sprang from his family tree. Two of his wives were mothers to three LDS apostles, but two overriding facts overshadow the list of the renowned in Mormon historical circles.  […]