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Apr 13, 2015

Abergele Mormon's lucky escapes

Daniel Jones, a pioneering Mormon from Abergele, evaded multiple death threats in the USA after he was jailed with Joseph Smith, who is regarded as a prophet ...

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Posted by: RhodriC

by Mormons. Smith was killed when an angry mob over-ran the prison, but Daniel Jones escaped their attention and eventually returned to Wales to convert many more people. Mormon meetings were held at the Bull Hotel, Abergele, probably at his instigation. He died in Utah in 1861, leaving three wives. For more on his story, scan the QR codes in the window of the Bull Hotel. Or click here