Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders  Lorenzo Dow Young

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  Lorenzo Dow Young

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders Willard Richards

We think it’s important to highlight the lives of those who were instrumental in the early years of Mormonism.  In this series we’re highlighting the lifestyles, missions and general work they did to spread the Mormon god’s gospel and the women who promoted their...

Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders  Lorenzo Dow Young

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  Lorenzo Dow Young

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...