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Annis, John Closson


17 Nov. 1784–June 1849. Carpenter. Born at Thetford, Orange Co., Vermont. Son of John Annis and Sabra Closson. Married Hannah Marie Crawford, 16 Jan. 1806, at Thetford. Moved to Caledonia, Genesee Co., New York, by 1810; to Mason Co., Virginia (later in West Virginia), by 1820; and to Cincinnati, by 1830. Ordained a seventy, 7 July 1838, in Far West, Caldwell Co., Missouri, or by 6 May 1839, in Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois. Officer in Nauvoo Legion. Ordained a high priest, 17 Nov. 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois. Died in Fulton Township, Hamilton Co., Ohio.