Fanny Alger

Sep 30, 1816
Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts
Nov 29, 1889
Indianapolis, Indiana

Fanny Alger was born in 1816 to Samuel and Clarissa Alger, Fanny Alger joined the church with her family in the 1830s. Fanny worked in Joseph Smith's household in Kirtland, Ohio and it was reported that Fanny Alger married Joseph Smith, becoming his first plural wife, there are very few sources about their union. Fanny left Ohio to go to Missouri with her parents. In 1836, Fanny married Solomon and together they had five children. In 1874, she joined the Universalist church in Indiana. Fanny died at the home of her son in Indianapolis, Indiana, on November 29, 1889.

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