18 Sept. 1775–17 Oct. 1845. Farmer, teacher. Born in Becket, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts. Son of Oliver Snow and Rebecca Wadsworth. Intention to marry Rosetta Leonora Pettibone in Congregational church dated 6 May 1800, in Becket. Resided in Tyringham, Berkshire Co., 1805. Moved to Mantua, Trumbull Co., Ohio, 1805. Baptized into Baptist church, 1809; later affiliated with Campbellite movement, ca. 1828. Portage Co. commissioner, 1809–1815. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, before 20 June 1836. Moved to Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio, 1837. Ordained an elder, before 24 Sept. 1837. Joseph Smith Sr. hid in Snow's home, 1837. Moved to Adam-ondi-Ahman, Daviess Co., Missouri, 1838; to Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois, 1839; to La Harpe, Hancock Co., Illinois, 1840; to Nauvoo, Hancock Co., 1841; and to Walnut Grove Township, Knox Co., Illinois, 1842. Died in Walnut Grove Township.
1838–1856, volume C-1 [2 November 1838–31 July 1842]
History, 1838–1856, volume D-1 [1 August 1842–1 July 1843]
State of Illinois v.
History of the Church of Christ of Latter Day Saints,
Journal, December 1841–December
Lucy Mack Smith, History, 1844–1845
Lucy Mack Smith, History, 1845
Receipt from Oliver Snow, 24 November 1841
“A History, of the Persecution, of the
Church of Jesus Christ, of Latter Day Saints in Missouri,” December