December 23, 1805
Sharon, VermontJoseph Smith Jr. was born to Lucy Mack Smith and Joseph Smith Sr.
History of the Church, Joseph Smith, 1:2
Sustaining the Law: Joseph Smith's Legal Encounters Gordon A. Madsen, Jeffrey N. Walker, and John W. Welch,
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