Tag: The Nauvoo Experience –

Jane Johnston Black (1801-1890) Nauvoo, Illinois

  Nauvoo Recollections: Then in the year of 1840, we (mother and children) moved to Nauvoo and heard the Prophet Joseph Smith preach and I can testify that he was a prophet of God. We came to Nauvoo under the Council of the Authorities and left my husband on a two-year mission. We moved to […]

Joseph Smith Black (1836-1910) Nauvoo, Illinois

  Nauvoo Recollections: A short time before I was eight years old, I had a desire to be baptized. The president of the branch was consulted, and in June 1844 I was baptized a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by George Q. Adams, who added the name of Smith to […]