David and Ira P. Hale papers
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- Hale, David, 1794-1878 (Creator, Person)
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David Hale was born on March 7, 1794 in Harmony, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania to parents Isaac Hale and Elizabeth Lewis; he was Emma Hale Smith's older brother. Hale served as a soldier during the War of 1812. He married Rhoda Jane Skinner at Harmony, Pennsylvannia in 1823 and they had five children. In approximately the 1840s he moved to Illinois and continued to work as a farmer. While he knew Joseph Smith during his lifetime, he never joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Hale died on April 16, 1878 in Amboy, Illinois.
Ira P. Hale was born in 1824 in Harmony, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania to parents David Hale and Rhonda Jane Skinner. In 1880, Ira lived in Nevada where he worked as a minister, teacher, and local official.
Hale's death date is currently unknown.
1 half box (0.25 linear ft.)
2 oversize boxes (1 linear ft.)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Register of David and Ira P. Hale papers
- Amie Spear
- 2010 August 4
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.