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Wightman, William A.

Biography

12 Dec. 1807–Sept. 1842. Married Dolly Eaton, 31 Oct. 1832. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, by 1836. Ordained an elder, 27 Feb. 1836, in Geauga Co., Ohio. Laid out town of Ramus (later Webster), Hancock Co., Illinois, 1840. Served as bishop, 1841, in Ramus. Lived at Nauvoo, Hancock Co., after 1841. Member of Nauvoo Legion, 1841. Member of Nauvoo Masonic Lodge. Died in Nauvoo.

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