Joseph Smith Horne

Brief Life History of Joseph Smith

When Joseph Smith Horne was born on 14 May 1842, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, Joseph Horne, was 30 and his mother, Mary Isabella Hales, was 23. He married Lydia Ann Weiler on 7 November 1868, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Gunnison, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 2 March 1937, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Richfield City Cemetery, Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Joseph Smith Horne
Martha Maria Morrison
Marriage: 14 February 1880
Mary Margaret Horne
William Roy Horne
Clara Ella Horne
Florence Morrison Horne
Aaron Smith Horne
Martha Leona Horne
Edna Horne
Owen Woodruff Horne
Karl Maeser Horne

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  • Joseph Smith Horne, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Utah, U.S., Death and Military Death Certificates, 1904-1961
  • 1937 - Joseph Smith Horne, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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1845 · Oh My Father

"In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."


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1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, German, and Dutch: variant of Horn .

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads mostly so named from the dative singular of horn (see Horn ).

Swedish: variant of Horn .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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