160 years ago today - Jan 24, 1863

Brigham Young (aged 61) marriage to Amelia Folsom (1838-1910) (aged 24, first marriage). Rumoured to be Brigham's favorite wife. [This is his first of six marriages in violation of federal Morrill Act.]

[Wikipedia, List of Brigham Young's Wives, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Brigham_Young%27s_wives]

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