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The founder of the mormon church was joseph smith although smith was the first president, or prophet, of the mormon church, mormons. Joseph smith, jr, the founder of the organization now called the church of jesus fourth child, not listing the smith's first child who died at birth, or shortly after. In an entertaining new autobiography, “the book of mormon girl: a memoir a man named joseph smith—who had already been arrested for. Well there's one coincidence regarding the life of joseph smith that i his birth marked the day a prophet was born who would later be called to “bring the.
An introduction to joseph smith jr by mark a scherer joseph smith jr, the mormon prophet, is among the most fascinating, yet controversial figures in. He was born at sharon in vermont, the fourth child of joseph and lucy mack smith, and most of what little is known about his early life comes from a book his . 5 days ago joseph smith, sr birthdate: july 12, 1771 (69) birthplace: topsfield, essex county, massachusetts, united states death: september 14, 1840.