14 Dec. 1795–26 Aug. 1851. Farmer. Born at Wayland, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. Son of Amos Abbott and Lydia Moore. Married Ann Marsh, 12 Oct. 1829. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, May 1831. Migrated to western Missouri, 1832. Assaulted while traveling in Jackson Co., Missouri, 1834. Lived in Adams Co., Illinois, 1839. Lived in Lee Co., Iowa Territory, 1840. Moved to Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois, ca. fall 1843. Ordained a high priest. Migrated to Salt Lake Valley, 1847. Appointed to Salt Lake high council, 1847. Resided in Davis Co., Utah Territory, 1850.
History, 1831–circa 1847
Letter from Thomas Burdick, 28 August 1840
Edward Partridge, History, Manuscript, circa 1839
Letter to the Church in Caldwell County, Missouri, 16 December 1838
27 February 1833 [D&C 89]
“A History, of the Persecution, of the
Church of Jesus Christ, of Latter Day Saints in Missouri,” December