"After the many testimonies which have been given of him (Jesus Christ), this is the testimony, last of all, which we give of him: That he lives!"

The Life of Joseph Smith Jr, his wife Emma Hale Smith, & their children. This site organized by the family of Joseph Smith, Jr. , a not-for-profit historical society

Joe Duncan, Joseph Smith's Horse

The issue of Joseph getting the horse he called “Joe Duncan” is not in question, but how he got it and from whom is in question. From the Sanders family there is strong testimony that it was Moses Martin Sanders who gave him the horse. What do you think of when I say Mormon horses? If you put the two words into a search engine you will likely find arguments about horses in the Book of Mormon. But when I hear those two words I think of Tennessee. Yes, Tennessee.

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Emma Smith an Elect Lady and Mother in Israel

We honor Emma as the first president of the Relief Society—an Elect Lady—Mother in Israel. These titles were given her by the Lord and carry a peculiar meaning for a peculiar people. Her mission was unique and her sacrifice unparalleled. She labored in the heat of the day to plant the vineyard we are now called upon to tend. Great and eternal are the fruits of those labors, but bitter as gall was the nectar in her cup.

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Who Are We - The Joseph Smith Jr & Emma Hale Smith Historical Society

The Joseph Smith Jr. and Emma Hale Smith Historical Society (JSEHS) is a non-profit organization operated by descendants of Joseph Smith and Emma that promotes knowledge and understanding of the life and times, teachings, and heritage of Joseph Smith, Jr. and Emma Hale Smith. People throughout the years have been inspired by the lives and legacy of these great individuals.

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Emma Pregnant with David Hyrum

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Pregnant Emma

Emma had 9 children by birth, 4 lived to adulthood. Her last child, David Hyrum. Emma is depicted here contemplating the life about to come forth. 11x14 print

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Times and Teachings of the Prophet Joseph Smith

Times and Teachings of Joseph Smith: The Powers of Heaven