Musick, Samuel


23 Mar. 1804–after 1860. Farmer, tavern keeper, store owner. Born in Virginia. Son of Abram Musick. Married first Elizabeth, ca. 1829. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, by 1834. Moved to Clay Co., Missouri, by Sept. 1834. Ordained a teacher, Sept. 1834. Moved to Far West, Caldwell Co., Missouri, where he opened a tavern, by Nov. 1836. Rented or sold his tavern to JS, spring 1838. Ordained an elder, 5 Oct. 1839. Moved to Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois, by 1842. Member of Nauvoo Legion. Ordained a seventy, by 31 Aug. 1845. Moved to St. Louis, by 1850. Married second Rachel, ca. 1852. Moved to Pike Township, Stoddard Co., Missouri, by 1860.