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Hyrum Smith
Birth: Feb. 9, 1800
Tunbridge
Orange County
Vermont, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1844
Carthage
Hancock County
Illinois, USA

Assistant President and Patriarch of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Killed in Carthage with Joseph Smith. Before they were killed Joseph ordained Hyrum to succeed as President and pleaded with him to flee to the Rocky Mountains away from the mobs. As the Carthage mob attacked the jail a bullet broke through the door hitting Hyrum in the face, while a second bullet hit him in the back from the window at the same time, he fell to the floor crying, "I am a dead man" He bleed to death in Joseph's arms, just moments before the Joseph Smith's own death. (bio by: Chad Stowell) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Smith (1771 - 1840)
  Lucy Mack Smith (1775 - 1856)
 
 Spouses:
  Mercy Rachel Fielding Thompson (1807 - 1893)
  Jerusha Barden Smith (1805 - 1837)*
  Mary Fielding Smith (1801 - 1852)*
 
 Children:
  Lovina Smith Walker (1827 - 1876)*
  Mary Smith (1829 - 1832)*
  John Smith (1832 - 1911)*
  Hyrum Smith (1834 - 1841)*
  Jerusha Smith Peirce (1836 - 1912)*
  Sarah Smith Griffin (1837 - 1876)*
  Joseph Fielding Smith (1838 - 1918)*
  Martha Ann Smith Harris (1841 - 1923)*
 
 Siblings:
  Baby Smith (1797 - 1797)*
  Alvin Smith (1798 - 1823)*
  Hyrum Smith (1800 - 1844)
  Sophronia Smith Stoddard McCleary (1803 - 1876)*
  Joseph Smith (1805 - 1844)*
  Samuel Harrison Smith (1808 - 1844)*
  Ephriam Smith (1810 - 1810)*
  William B. Smith (1811 - 1893)*
  Katharine Smith Salisbury Younger (1813 - 1900)*
  Don Carlos Smith (1816 - 1841)*
  Lucy Smith Millikin (1821 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Smith Family Cemetery
Nauvoo
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Chad Stowell
Record added: Mar 21, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6280545
Hyrum Smith
Added by: Chad Stowell
 
Hyrum Smith
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Hyrum Smith
Added by: Roger Vick
 
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