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Follett, King


24/26 July 1788–9 Mar. 1844. Born at Winchester, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire. Son of John Follett and Hannah Oak (Oake) Alexander. Married Louisa Tanner, by 1815. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, spring 1831. Member of Whitmer branch at Jackson Co., Missouri, by 1833. Moved to Clay Co., Missouri, 1833. Moved to what became Caldwell Co., Missouri, 1835. Ordained an elder, 28 Jan. 1836, at Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio. Likely ordained a high priest, by Apr. 1837. During difficulties in Missouri in 1839, imprisoned at Richmond, Ray Co., Missouri, and Columbia, Boone Co., Missouri. Moved to Illinois, 1839. Served as a constable in Hancock Co., Illinois, by 1843. Died at Nauvoo, Hancock Co.