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Reddin Alexander Allred

1822– 1900

Twin brother of Reddick Allred; born in Farmington, Tennessee; baptized in 1833; married Julia Ann Bates in Nauvoo, Illinois, in 1843; served mission in Hawai‘i, 1853–55; labored on islands of Maui, Hawai‘i, and Kaua‘i (where he served as conference president); married GQC’s younger sister Leonora as a plural wife in 1857 (marriage ended in divorce); subsequently lived many years in Tooele, Utah; died in Thatcher, Arizona. (See Esshom, Pioneers and Prominent Men, 716; MMH, biographical sketches; Reddin Allred journals; Evans and Cannon, Cannon Family Historical Treasury, 273; Davies, Mormon Gold, 321–22; GQC journal, frequent references, Mar. 1853–July 1854.)