Orrin Porter Rockwell

Orrin Porter Rockwell

Birth
Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 9 Jun 1878 (aged 64)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot C_5_9_1E
Memorial ID 3463 · View Source
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Bodyguard to Joseph Smith and Brigham Young. On Christmas, 1843, he was given a blessing by Joseph Smith. Smith said that as long as he never cut his hair '...no bullet or blade can harm thee..'



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  • Maintained by: AJM
  • Added: 19 Aug 1998
  • Find a Grave Memorial 3463
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Orrin Porter Rockwell (25 Jun 1813–9 Jun 1878), Find a Grave Memorial no. 3463, citing Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by AJM (contributor 50539672) .