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Smith, David Hyrum


17 Nov. 1844–29 Aug. 1904. Born at Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois. Son of JS and Emma Hale. Ordained an elder in Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 8 Oct. 1863. Married Clara Charlotte Hartshorn, 10 May 1870, at Sandwich, De Kalb Co., Illinois. Second counselor to his brother Joseph Smith III in church presidency, 1873–1885. Patient at Illinois State Hospital for the Insane, 1877–1904, at Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois. Died at Elgin.