July 27, 1842
Joseph Smith took Sarah Ann Whitney, daughter of Newel K. and Elizabeth Ann Whitney, as a plural wife. The ceremony was performed by Sarah Ann's father.
Personal Writings of Joseph Smith, Joseph Smith, p. 566
Mormon Enigma: Emma Hale Smith, Linda K. Newell, Valeen T. Avery, p. 125
Read peer-reviewed articles about Joseph Smith and other Church history topics from BYU Studies. Visit byustudies.byu.edu.