Timeline of Joseph Smith’s Life
This timeline provides a brief graphical overview of some of the major milestones in Joseph Smith's life. For more detailed chronological information, visit Events.
Joseph Smith Pedigree Chart
This pedigree chart provides genealogical information for Joseph Smith and his grandparents; parents, aunts, and uncles; siblings; and children.
History Creation Dates, Narrative Spans, Scribes, and Precursor Documents
This chart lists each history in volumes 1 and 2 of the Histories series, along with information about creation dates, years covered, scribes, and principal source documents.
Relationships among Histories and Precursors
This chart illustrates the relationships among the histories that appear in volumes 1 and 2 of the Histories series and the principal documents that served as sources for the histories.
Filial Relationships among Manuscript and Published Versions of Joseph Smith’s 1838–1856 History
This chart illustrates the relationships among the various versions of the history begun by Joseph Smith in 1838.
Corresponding Dates in Versions of the Manuscript History
This table helps users navigate to specific dates in the various manuscript and published versions of the extensive history Joseph Smith began in the late 1830s.
Corresponding Section Numbers in Editions of the Doctrine and Covenants
This table is provided to help readers refer from one version of a Joseph Smith revelation to other versions of that same revelation.
Filial Relationships among Joseph Smith–Era Compilations of Revelations
This chart includes the seven major Joseph Smith–era compilations of revelations, plotted on a timeline to illustrate the creation dates for each compilation.
The Use of Revelation Books 1 and 2 in Preparing the Revelations for Publication
These three tables present information about the relationship between Revelation Books 1 and 2 and The Evening and the Morning Star, the Book of Commandments, and the 1835 Doctrine and Covenants.
Table of Pages in the Printer’s Manuscript
This table presents information about the printer’s manuscript and its relationship to the first two editions of the Book of Mormon.
Corresponding Chapters in Editions of the Book of Mormon
This table provides corresponding chapter and page information to assist readers in referencing different editions of the Book of Mormon.
Roles and Ecclesiastical Offices, June 1829–June 1831
This document briefly traces the development of the significant roles and the ecclesiastical offices that JS introduced by June 1831.
Organizational Charts, 1831–1833
These charts map the development of the church’s ecclesiastical structures and its business or civic structures from 1831 to 1833.
Organizational Charts, 1834–1835
These charts map the development of the church’s ecclesiastical structures April 1834–September 1835.
Church Officers, 1830–1839
These charts and the accompanying narrative provide an overview of the ecclesiastical structure of the church in the 1830s and supply the names of church officers in that period.
Church Officers, 1839–1843
These charts show the general leadership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as well as local ecclesiastical officers in Nauvoo, Illinois, between 1839 and April 1843.
Church Officers, 1839–1844
These charts show the general leadership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as well as local ecclesiastical officers in Nauvoo, Illinois, between 1839 and June 1844.
Nauvoo City Officers, 1841–1843
This chart identifies significant city offices in Nauvoo, Illinois, and the names of the individuals who held those offices between February 1841 and April 1843.
Nauvoo City Officers, 1841–1844
This chart identifies significant city offices in Nauvoo, Illinois, and the names of the individuals who held those offices between February 1841 and June 1844.
Nauvoo Legion Officers, 1841–1843
This chart identifies the staffs of the lieutenant general, major general, and brigadier generals of the Nauvoo Legion and the men who held the various offices between February 1841 and April 1843.