Emma Smith

1804 - 1879

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Emma Hale Smith Bidamon (July 10, 1804 – April 30, 1879) was the first wife of Joseph Smith and a leader in the early days of the Latter Day Saint movement, both during Joseph's lifetime and afterward as a member of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS Church). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emma Smith has received more than 379,045 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Emma Smith is the 2,006th most popular religious figure, the 6,373rd most popular biography from United States and the 49th most popular American Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Emma Smith ranks 2,006 out of 2,272Before her are Saint Mungo, Ignacio Velasco, Louis-Marie Billé, Lillian Disney, Francesco Moraglia, and Zoltan Sarosy. After her are Joseph Höffner, Georg Sterzinsky, Zacarias Kamwenho, Patrick Abercrombie, Baltazar Enrique Porras Cardozo, and Kriengsak Kovitvanit.

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Among people born in 1804, Emma Smith ranks 55Before her are Louis-François-Clement Breguet, Franz Meyen, Peder Balke, Alvan Clark, Karl Theodor Ernst von Siebold, and Alfred Moquin-Tandon. After her are József Bajza, Richard Cobden, Julius Benedict, and Jane Irwin Harrison. Among people deceased in 1879, Emma Smith ranks 47Before her are Rowland Hill, Aleksandr Baryatinsky, Lyuben Karavelov, William Lloyd Garrison, Jean Baptiste Boisduval, and Jakob Stämpfli. After her are László Paál, John Bell Hood, Juan Antonio Pezet, Epameinondas Deligeorgis, Adelardo López de Ayala y Herrera, and John Adams Dix.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Emma Smith ranks 6,373 out of 15,968Before her are Irvin McDowell (1818), Jesse Tyler Ferguson (1975), William Cameron Menzies (1896), Walter M. Miller Jr. (1923), George Kojac (1910), and Michael Behe (1952). After her are Blind Blake (1893), Lucius Shepard (1943), Suzanne Somers (1946), Stephanie Seymour (1968), Tom Lehrer (1928), and Carmen Basilio (1927).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In United States

Among religious figures born in United States, Emma Smith ranks 49Before her are John Patrick Foley (1935), James Michael Harvey (1949), Elizabeth Ann Seton (1774), Adoniram Judson (1788), James Stafford (1932), and Lillian Disney (1899). After her are Edmund Szoka (1927), Mother Angelica (1923), John F. MacArthur (1939), David Koresh (1959), Wovoka (1856), and Adam Maida (1930).