Joseph Sr Reunion 2007

Joseph Smith Sr. and Lucy Mack Smith Family Reunion 2007: Bringing the Family Back Together

The descendants of Joseph Smith Sr. and Lucy Mack Smith celebrated their family in the 19th family reunion since 1972, with the theme, “Bringing the Family Back Together.”

Reunion highlights included—
*Viewing artifacts from Hyrum Smith,
*planting a tree for each of the 11 children of Joseph and Lucy Smith,
*a 100th birthday party for Eldred G. Smith, LDS church patriarch,
*guest speakers, children and youth activities, and
*attending the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Broadcast of Music and the Spoken Word in the newly refurbished and retrofitted Tabernacle on Temple Square.

At the conclusion of the reunion, Steve & Frances Orton, reunion co-presidents, announced the 2009 Reunion in Nauvoo, Illinois, August 6-8. For more information, contact Steve and Frances Orton, 381 West 3700 North, Provo, UT 84604. Telephone: (801) 226-6054. fax: (801) 225-9366. Email: f.orton@att.net.