Joseph Smith Jr.

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“Joseph Smith,” For the Strength of Youth, Jan. 2021, 33.

People from Church History

Joseph Smith Jr.

Youth Magazine, Global 2021/01 Jan
  • 1805–1844

  • Had 11 children.

  • Owned a dog named Major.

  • As a youth, his heartfelt prayer led to the First Vision, the coming forth of the Book of Mormon, and the ongoing Restoration. He was the first President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.