Latter-Day Saints, The Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-Day Saints, The Church of Jesus Christ of
Also called the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. This religious body had its origin during the early part of the nineteenth century. Joseph Smith, the founder and first president of the sect, was the son of a Vermont farmer, and was born in Sharon township, Windsor County, in that state, on 23 December, 1805

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