The People of the Doctrine & Covenants

Arranged Alphabetically by First Name

Enhance your study by learning helpful biographical insights by Susan Easton Black about every person mentioned in the Doctrine and Covenants.

Algernon Sidney Gilbert

(1789-1834)

Algernon Sidney Gilbert

D&C 53; 57:6, 8-10; 61:7, 12; 64:18-19, 26; 82:11; 90:35
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Brigham Young

(1801-1877)

Brigham Young

Testimony of the Twelve Apostles D&C 124:127; 126; 136; 138:53
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David W. Patten

(1799-1838)

David W. Patten

Testimony of the Twelve Apostles D&C 114:1; 124:19, 130
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David Whitmer

(1805-1888)

David Withmer

D&C 14; 17-18; 30:1-2; 52:25
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Edward Partridge

(1793-1840)

Edward Partridge

D&C 36; 41:9, 11; 42:10; 50:39; 51; 52:24, 41; 57:7; 58:14–15, 24, 62; 60:10; 64:17; 82:11; 115, 124:19, 21
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Emma Hale Smith

(1804-1879)

Emma Hale Smith

D&C 25; 132:51-56
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Frederick G. Williams

(1787-1842)

Frederick G. Williams

D&C 64:21; 81; 90:6, 19: 92:1; 93:41-43, 52-53; 102:3; 104:27, 29
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Heber Chase Kimball

(1801-1868)

Heber Chase Kimball

Testimony of the Twelve Apostles D&C 124:129
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Henry Garlie Sherwood

(1785-1862)

Henry Garlie Sherwood

D&C 124:81, 132
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Hiram Page

(1800-1852)

Hiram Page

D&C 28
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Hyrum Smith

(1800-1844)

Hyrum Smith

D&C 11; 23; 52:8; 75:32; 94; 115:1, 5, 6, 13; 124:15, 91-96, 124; 135:1, 6; 138:53
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Jared Carter

(1801-1855)

Jared Carter

D&C 52:38; 79; 94:14; 102:3
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John Farnham Boynton

(1811-1890)

John Farnham Boynton

Testimony of the Twelve Apostles
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Joseph Knight Sr.

(1772-1847)

Joseph Knight Sr.

D&C 12; 23
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Joseph Smith Jr.

(1805-1844)

Joseph Smith Jr.

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Joseph Smith Sr.

(1771-1840)

Joseph Smith Sr.

D&C 4; 23; 90:20; 102:3; 124:19
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Leman Copley

(1781-1862)

Leman Copley

D&C 49; 54
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Luke S. Johnson

(1807-1861)

Luke S. Johnson

Testimony of the Twelve Apostles D&C 68; 75:9; 102:3
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Lyman Royal Sherman

(1804-1839)

Lyman Royal Sherman

D&C 108
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Martin Harris

(1783-1875)

Martin Harris

D&C 3:12–13; 5; 10:6–7; 17; 19; 52:24
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Newel K. Whitney

(1795-1850)

Newel K. Whitney

D&C 63:42-46; 64:26; 72:8; 84:112, 114; 93:50; 96:2; 104:39–42; 117:1, 4, 11
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Oliver Cowdery

(1806-1850)

Oliver Cowdery

D&C 6-9; 13; 17-18; 20:3; 21:10, 12, 23-24, 26; 28; 30:5; 32:2; 55:4
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Oliver Granger

(1794-1841)

Oliver Granger

D&C 117:12-13
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Orson Hyde

(1805-1878)

Orson Hyde

Testimony of the Twelve Apostles D&C 68:1-3; 75:13; 100:14
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Peter Whitmer Sr.

(1773-1854)

Peter Whitmer Sr.

D&C 14; 128:21
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Reynolds Cahoon

(1790-1861)

Reynolds Cahoon

D&C 52:30; 61:35; 75:32; 94:14
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Sidney Rigdon

(1793-1876)

Sidney Rigdon

D&C 35; 36:2; 37; 40; 41:8; 44; 49; 52:3, 41; 58:50, 57; 61:23, 30; ...
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Thomas Baldwin Marsh

(1799-1866)

Thomas Baldwin Marsh

Testimony of the Twelve Apostles, D&C 31; 52:22; 56:5; 75:31; 112; 118:2
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William Wines Phelps

(1792-1872)

William Wines Phelps

D&C 55; 57:11–12; 58:40–41; 61; 67; 70:1; 85
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Ziba Peterson

(1810-1849)

Ziba Peterson

D&C 32; 58:60
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Ezra Thayre

(1791-1862)

Ezra Thayre

D&C 33; 52:22; 54: Introduction; 56:5, 8-9; 75:31
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Joseph H. Wakefield

(1792-1835)

Joseph H. Wakefield

D&C 50:37; 52:35
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Lyman Eugene Johnson

(1811-1856)

Lyman Eugene Johnson

Testimony of the Twelve Apostles D&C 68; 75:14
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Major Noble Ashley

(1798-1870)

Major Noble Ashley

D&C 75:17
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Northrop Sweet

(1802-1881)

Northrop Sweet

D&C 33
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Parley P. Pratt

(1807-1857)

Parley P. Pratt

Testimony of the Twelve Apostles D&C 32; 49; 50:37; 52:26; 97:3-5; 103:30, 37; 124:129
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Peter Whitmer Jr.

(1809-1836)

Peter Whitmer Jr.

D&C 16, 30
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Philip Burroughs

(1794-1865)

Philip Burroughs

D&C 30:10
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Samuel Harrison Smith

(1808-1844)

Samuel Harrison Smith

D&C 23; 52:30; 61:35; 66:8; 75:13; 102:3; 124:141
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