Jackman, Levi 

Biography

28 July 17971–23 July 1876.2 Carpenter, wainwright.3 Born at Vershire, Orange Co., Vermont.4 Son of Moses French Jackman and Elizabeth Carr.5 Moved to Batavia, Genesee Co., New York, 1810.6 Married first Angeline Myers Brady, 13 Nov. 1817, at Alexander, Genesee Co.7 Moved to Portage Co., Ohio, 1830.8 Baptized into LDS church by Harvey G. Whitlock, 7 May 1831, in Portage Co.; ordained an elder by Oliver Cowdery a few days later.9 Ordained a high priest by Oliver Cowdery, 25 Oct. 1831.10 Left for Jackson Co., Missouri, 2 May 1832.11 Moved to Clay Co., Missouri, Nov. 1833.12 Appointed member of Clay Co. high council, summer 1834.13 Moved to Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio, July 1835.14 Labored on Kirtland temple, 1835–1836.15 Returned to Clay Co., 1836.16 Moved to Far West, Missouri, June 1836.17 Elected justice of the peace, 1836.18 Appointed to Far West high council, Nov. 1837.19 Obtained land at Commerce (later Nauvoo), Hancock Co., Illinois, 1839.20 Labored on Nauvoo temple.21 Served mission, 1844.22 Married second Sally Plumb, 1846.23 Moved to Winter Quarters, unorganized U.S. territory (later in Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska), winter 1846–1847.24 Migrated with Brigham Young pioneer company to Salt Lake Valley, 1847.25 Appointed member of first high council in Salt Lake Valley.26 Ordained a patriarch.27 Moved to Salem, Utah Co., Utah Territory, Mar. 1864.28 Died at Salem.29