Smith, Mary Duty, 1743-1836
- Existence: 1743-1836
Mary Duty Smith (1743-1836) was grandmother to LDS prophet Joseph Smith, Jr.
CitationMartha Coray notebook, 1845 (Mary Duty Smith)
FamilySearch, February 14, 2020 (Mary Elizabeth Duty; born 11 October 1743 in Rowley, Massachusetts; married Asael Smith 12 February 1767; grandmother to LDS prophet Joseph Smith, Jr.; died 27 May 1836 in Kirtland, Ohio)
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 230
Scope and Contents Notebook includes Coray's interview notes used in compiling of Lucy Mack Smith's history of Joseph Smith.Smith family history notes contain John and Clarissa Smith's account of visit by Joseph Smith Sr. to Smith family members, including his father, Asael Smith, in Lawrence County, New York, in 1830; John Smith's account of his and Joseph Smith Sr.'s reunion with their mother, Mary Duty Smith, at Kirtland, Ohio, and their subsequent journey eastward to visit Church branches and...
Found in: L. Tom Perry Special Collections
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1135
Scope and Contents Typewritten biographies of Asael Smith and Mary Duty Smith, the grandparents of the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith (1805-1844). Also included are genealogies relating to the genealogy of Asael and Mary Duty Smith. The biographies are largely compilations of sources by Smith family members. The date of the composition of the item is uncertain.