David Whitmer (1805-1888)

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Alternate Names None
Birth 7 January 1805
Harrisburg, Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania, United States
Marriage Julia Ann Jolly, 9 January 1831
Death 25 January 1888
Richmond, Ray Co., Missouri. United States
Gender Male
Religious Influence Church of Christ (1830), Church of Christ (Whitmerite)
Callings President of the Church of Christ (Whitmerite), 7 Sep 1847 - ca. 1848 and 28 Jan 1876 - 25 Jan 1888
Occupations Mayor of Richmond, Missouri, 1867-1868
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DBpedia David Whitmer
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JSPP Whitmer, David
LCCN nr90022331
VIAF 44148048
Wikidata Q1177157
Wikipedia David Whitmer
WorldCat Whitmer, David 1805-1888

Published Works

  • A Proclamation (1881)
  • An Address To Believers in the Book of Mormon (1887)
  • An Address to All Believers in Christ, by a Witness to the Divine Authenticity of the Book of Mormon (1887)


Primary Sources

Secondary Sources

  • Cook, Lyndon W. David Whitmer Interviews, A Restoration Witness. Orem, Utah: Grandin Books, 1991.
  • "David Whitmer." Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=12061 (accessed 20 Apr 2015).
  • Hart, Edward L. "James H. Hart's Contribution to Our Knowledge of Oliver Cowdery and David Whitmer." BYU Studies 36, no. 4 (1996-97): 118-24.

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