Truman Osborn Angell

5 Jun 1810 - 16 Oct 1887
Truman Osborn Angell (1810-1887) was born 5 Jun. 1810 in North Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island. He was the son of James W. Angell and Phebe Morton. He married Polly Johnson on 7 Oct. 1832. He was baptized Jan. 1833. He served with Wilford Woodruff as a Seventy in 1837, accompanied Wilford Woodruff on an 1854 tour of Southern Utah Territory, and was later appointed Church Architect under the direction of Wilford Woodruff. He built a trunk for Wilford Woodruff's journals and other records, which was where Wilford's documents were preserved until 1976 when they were donated to the Church History Department. He died 16 Oct. 1887 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

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