Janne M. Sjodahl

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Birthday
29, 1853
Birthplace
Sweden
Death Date
Jun 23, 1939 (85)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
29, 1853
Birthplace
Sweden
Death Date
Jun 23, 1939 (85)

About

Swedish convert to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who wrote influential commentary texts on the Mormon scripture.

Before Fame

He was excommunicated from the Baptist church on charges of adultery.

Trivia

He was the first Mormon to propose the events described in the Book of Mormon took place in South America and the Great Lakes region.

Family Life

His wife died in childbirth with their second child.

Associated With

He completed his commentaries at the request of then-president of the LDS Church, Wilford Woodruff.