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Brink, William Bicking


1810–4 Feb. 1884. Physician, cooper. Born in Pennsylvania. Married first Amelia. Practiced Thomsonian medicine. Defendant in malpractice lawsuit, 1843, at Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, by Apr. 1843. Ordained an elder, 10 Apr. 1843, at Nauvoo. Served mission to Pennsylvania, 1843. Lived at St. Louis, by 1850; at Freeburg, St. Clair Co., Illinois, by 1860; and at Los Angeles Co., California, by 1870. Married second Elizabeth Sayres, 2 June 1870, at Los Angeles. Moved to Bakersfield, Kern Co., California, by 1872. Died at Bakersfield.