Charles C. Rich Death, Bio

Name Charles C. Rich
Date of Birth August 21, 1809
Place of Birth Kentucky

Charles C. Rich


Charles C. Rich was born on August 21, 1809 in Kentucky. He died on Nov 17, 1883 (age 74). An early leader in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who answered the call of Brigham Young.

In 1863, he was the leader of a group of early Mormons who set out to colonise areas in southeastern Idaho. At the time, such regions were regarded to be a part of the Utah Territory. Between the years 1849 and 1883, he was a member of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In accordance with the teachings of the religion, he had six wives and 51 children while practising the doctrine of bigamy.

Charles C. Rich

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