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In Sacred Loneliness: The Plural Wives of Joseph Smith

Todd Compton
Format
Book
Published
Salt Lake City : Signature Books, 1997.
Language
English
ISBN
156085085X, 9781560850854
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Contents
  • Prologue: A trajectory of plurality : an overview of Joseph Smith's wives
  • Mormonism's first plural wife? : Fanny Alger (Smith Custer)
  • Wife of two martyrs : Lucinda Pendleton (Morgan Harris Smith)
  • "Nor much else but sorrow and affliction" : Louisa Beaman (Smith Young)
  • Nauvoo polyandry : Zina Diantha Huntington (Jacobs Smith Young)
  • An apostolic life : Presendia Lathrop Huntington (Buell Smith Kimball)
  • Levirate marriage : Agnes Moulton Coolbrith (Smith Smith Smith Pickett)
  • Mother and daughter : Patty Bartlett (Sessions Smith Parry) and Sylvia Porter Sessions (Lyon Smith Kimball Clark)
  • Miracle tale : Mary Elizabeth Rollins (Lightner Smith Young)
  • Apostle's wife : Marinda Nancy Johnson (Hyde Smith)
  • Mother in Israel : Elizabeth Davis (Goldsmith Brackenbury Durfee Smith Lott)
  • Relief Society counselor : Sarah Maryetta Kingsley (Howe Cleveland Smith Smith)
  • "Loving sisters" : Delcena Diadamia Johnson (Sherman Smith Babbitt) and Almera Woodward Johnson (Smith Barton)
  • Childless mother of mothers in Israel : Eliza Roxcy Snow (Smith Young)
  • "Great glory honner & eternal lives" : Sarah Ann Whitney (Smith [Kingsbury] Kimball)
  • "Like a wanderer" : Martha McBride (Knight Smith Kimball)
  • Gardener's wife : Ruth Daggett Vose (Sayers Smith)
  • Daughter of the pagan prophet : Flora Ann Woodworth (Smith Gore)
  • Latter-day Hagar : Emily Dow Partridge (Smith Young)
  • "Everything looks like desolation and lonesome" : Eliza Maria Partridge (Smith Lyman)
  • Proxy wife : Lucy Walker (Smith Kimball)
  • Dark sisters : Sarah Lawrence (Smith Kimball Mount) and Maria Lawrence (Smith [Young] Babbitt)
  • polygamy, melancholy, possession : Helen Mar Kimball (Smith Whitney)
  • Seamstress : Hannah S. Ells (Smith)
  • Relief Society treasurer : Elvira Annie Cowles (Holmes Smith)
  • "Tried in many ways" : Rhoda Richards (Smith Young)
  • "Quiet, unassuming, faithful" : Desdemona Catlin Wadsworth Fullmer (Smith Benson McLane)
  • Youthful supplication : Olive Grey Frost (Smith Young)
  • Aunt Melissa : Melissa Lott (Smith Bernhisel Willes)
  • Outline of a shadow : Nancy Maria Winchester (Smith Kimball Arnold)
  • True saint : Fanny Young (Carr Murray Smith).
Description
xv, 788 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-771) and index.
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