Parley Parker Pratt Sr. (1807-1857)

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Alternate Names P. P. Pratt
Parley P. Pratt
Birth 12 April 1807
Burlington, New York, United States
Marriage Wives of Parley P. Pratt
Death 13 May 1857
Alma, Arkansas, United States
Gender Male
Religious Influence Disciples of Christ (Campbell Movement), Church of Christ (1830), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Callings Member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, 21 Feb 1835 - 13 May 1857
Occupations
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LCCN n85079952
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VIAF 47196714
Wikidata Q2465604
Wikipedia Parley P. Pratt
WorldCat

Published Works

  • A short account of a shameful outrage committed by a part of the inhabitants of the town of Mentor, upon the person of Elder Parley P. Pratt, while delivering a public discourse upon the subject of the gospel, April 7th, 1835 (1835)
  • The millennium, a poem. To which is added hymns and songs on various subjects, new and interesting, adapted to the dispensation of the fulness of times (1835)
  • A Voice of Warning and Instruction to All People (1837, 1854, 1874, 1877, 1891, 1893)
  • Mormonism unveiled: Zion's watchman unmasked, and its editor, Mr. L.R. Sunderland, exposed : truth vindicated : the Devil mad, and priestcraft in danger! (1838)
  • History of the late persecution inflicted by the state of Missouri upon the Mormons: in which ten thousand American citizens were robbed, plundered, and driven from the state, and many others imprisoned, martyred, &c. for for their religion, and all this by military force, by order of the executive (1839)
  • An address by a minister of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, to the people of England (1840)

Bibliography

Primary Sources

Secondary Sources

  • Givens, Terryl L.; Grow, Matthew J. Parley P. Pratt: The Apostle Paul of Mormonism. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.
  • Grow, Matthew J. "The Life and Death of Parley P. Pratt." Pioneer 54, no. 1 (2007): 24-29.
  • Palmer, A. Delbert. "Hoping to Establish a Presence: Parley P. Pratt's 1851 Mission to Chile." BYU Studies 38, no. 4 (1999): 115-38.
  • Pratt, Stephen F. "Parley P. Pratt in Winter Quarters and the Trail West." BYU Studies 24, no. 3 (Summer 1984): 373-88.
  • Pratt, Steven. "Eleanor McLean and the Murder of Parley P. Pratt." BYU Studies 15, no. 2 (1975): 225–56.
  • Smart, Donna T. "Over the Rim to Red Rock Country: The Parley P. Pratt Exploring Company of 1849." Utah Historical Quarterly 62, no. 2 (Spring 1994): 171-90. http://digitallibrary.utah.gov/awweb/guest.jsp?smd=1&cl=all_lib&lb_document_id=34968 (accessed 18 Jun 2015).
  • Tullis, F. LaMond. "California and Chile in 1851 as Experienced by the Mormon Apostle Parley P. Pratt." Southern California Quarterly 67, no. 3 (Fall 1985): 291-307.
  • Ward, C. G. "The Mormon Tragedy in Arkansas: Interesting Details of the Circumstances of Elder Pratt's Death." Daily Missouri Republican (May 26, 1857).

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