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Frederick Granger Williams Smith
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1836
Lake County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1862
Hancock County
Illinois, USA

Son of the Mormon Prophet Joseph Smith and his wife Emma. Frederick had been ill for a time and lived with his wife Anna Marie Jones (md. 1857) on the Smith farm outside of Nauvoo.

Near Christmastime 1861 his brother Joseph Smith III rode out to visit him and found that his wife had left him two days earlier. Frederick was sick in bed, the fire was out, no wood had been chopped and no food or water was in the house. Joseph did what was necessary to remedy the the situation and "went after Mother" Emma Smith.

They moved Frederick into the Mansion House where his health continued to decline until his death on April 13, 1862. He was laid to rest in the family cemetery near the Homestead while the Nauvoo church bells tolled 26 times for each year of his short life 
Family links: 
  Joseph Smith (1805 - 1844)
  Emma Hale Smith (1804 - 1879)
  Alice Fredericka Smith (1858 - 1932)*
  Alvin Smith (1828 - 1828)*
  Julia Murdock Smith Middleton (1831 - 1880)*
  Infants Smith (1831 - 1831)*
  Louisa Smith (1831 - 1831)*
  Thadeus Smith (1831 - 1831)*
  Joseph Smith (1832 - 1914)*
  Frederick Granger Williams Smith (1836 - 1862)
  Alexander Hale Smith (1838 - 1909)*
  Don Carlos Smith (1840 - 1841)*
  Thomas Smith (1842 - 1842)*
  David Hyrum Smith (1844 - 1904)*
*Calculated relationship
Smith Family Cemetery
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Carl W. McBrayer
Record added: Aug 12, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9309997
Frederick Granger Williams Smith
Added by: Carl W. McBrayer
Frederick Granger Williams Smith
Added by: Carl W. McBrayer
Frederick Granger Williams Smith
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- Brandon Burns
 Added: Jan. 24, 2015

- Angel of Flowers
 Added: Oct. 20, 2014
Portrait of Frederick Granger Williams Smith As A Young Boy by Sutcliffe Maudsley (1809 - 1881) Gouache on paperFrederick G.W. Smith (18361862) appears here to be about eight years old. Of eleven children, including the adopted Murdock twins, only five ...(Read more)
- Karen Williams Thorne from Orem Utah
 Added: Jul. 20, 2014
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