03) FRANKLIN MORAL: Was Benjamin Franklin a womanizer in France and America? Did he father as many as thirteen illegitimate children?

Prophetic Statements Wilford Woodruff “I am going to bear my testimony to this assembly, if I never do it again in my life, that those men who laid the foundation of this American government and signed the Declaration of Independence were the best spirits the God of heaven could find on the face of the […]

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Washington Irving

Associated Locations: New York City, New York Associated Dates: April 3, 1783 – Born Washington Irving is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki.

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William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki. Related events: 7 April 1770 – William Wordsworth birth

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John C. Calhoun

Associated Locations: Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S. Associated Dates: March 18, 1782 – Born John C. Calhoun is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki. John C. Calhoun is considered to be […]

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Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus Born Unknown, but before 31 October 1451 Genoa, Republic of Genoa, in present-day Italy Died 20 May 1506 (probably 54) Valladolid, Crown of Castile, in present-day Spain Spouse Filipa Moniz Perestrelo (c. 1455–85) Father Domenico Colombo Mother Susanna Fontanarossa Children Diego Fernando Associated Locations: Genoa, Republic of Genoa, in present-day Italy Associated Dates: […]

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Frances Burney D’Arblay

Frances Burney D’Arblay Born June 13, 1752(1752-06-13) Lynn Regis, England Died January 6, 1840(1840-01-06) (aged 87) Bath, England Spouse General Alexandre D’Arblay Children Alexander (1794) Father Dr Charles Burney Mother Esther Sleepe Burney Frances Burney D’Arblay is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple (Latter-day Saint, LDS) on August 21, 1877. […]

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John Wesley

Associated Locations: Wesley Chapel, Epworth, Lincolnshire, England – Church where John Wesley preached Epworth, Lincolnshire, England – Birthplace Associated Dates: June 28, 1703 – John Wesley birth John Wesley is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent […]

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Thomas Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson

Thomas Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson Born January 21, 1824 Clarksburg, Virginia (now West Virginia) Died May 10, 1863 (aged 39) Guinea Station, Virginia Spouse Elinor “Ellie” Junkin Mary Anna Morrison Children Mary Graham Julia Laura Father Thomas Jonathan Jackson Mother Julia Beckwith Associated Locations: Clarksburg, Virginia (now West Virginia) Associated Dates: January 21, 1824 – Born “Stonewall” […]

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Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke Born January 12, 1729(1729-01-12) Dublin, Ireland Died July 9, 1797(1797-07-09) (aged 68) Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, Great Britain Spouse Jane Mary Nugent Children Richard (1758) Christopher Father Richard Mother Mary Nagle Edmund Burke is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple (Latter-day Saint, LDS) on August 21, 1877. This interesting story […]

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Henry Clay

Associated Locations: Hanover County, Virginia Associated Dates: April 12, 1777 – Born Henry Clay is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki. ”If any one desire to know the leading and […]

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Oliver Goldsmith

Associated Locations:  (disputed) Either Ballymahon, County Longford, Ireland or Elphin, County Roscommon, Ireland Associated Dates: November 10, 1730 – Born 1766 – The Vicar of Wakefield, Published Oliver Goldsmith is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the […]

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Martin Luther

Martin Luther Providential Role in History Martin Luther is one of the eminent spirits which appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki. Joseph Smith said of Martin Luther’s German translation, “I have an old edition of the New […]

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Jane Austen

Associated Locations: Steventon Rectory, Hampshire, England Associated Dates: December 16, 1775 – Born Resources Audio Books Pride and Prejudice Emma Sense and Sensibility Persuasion Northanger Abbey Mansfield Park E-books Emma Mansfield Park Northanger Abbey Persuasion Sense and Sensibility Pride and Prejudice Related Articles Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff

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Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki. Myths, Rumors and Historical Revisionism Jefferson remarked in a letter to Jonathan Williams in 1796, that he had seen with “extreme […]

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Thomas Nelson

Associated Locations: Yorktown, Virginia Associated Dates: December 26, 1738 – Born Thomas Nelson is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki.

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Sir Walter Scott

Sir Walter Scott is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki. Related events: 15 August 1771 – Sir Walter Scott birth The first great British writer of the […]

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Camillo de Cavour

Associated Locations: Turin, First French Empire – Birthplace Associated Dates: August 10, 1810 – Born Camillo de Cavour is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki. Cavour spent many frustrating […]

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Daniel Webster

Associated Dates: January 18, 1782 – Daniel Webster birth Daniel Webster is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki. “The most important thought that ever occupied my mind was that […]

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Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

Associated Locations: Marbach am Neckar, Württemberg, Germany – Birthplace Associated Dates: November 10, 1759 – Born Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki. […]

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