[John Henry Smith]
Charles Shumway was born August 1st, 1806, Oxford, Worcester Co., Mass. He has four wives, 37 children and over one hundred grand children. I ordained him a Patriarch. He is very feable and his mind is clear only a portion of the time.
[Source: Jean Bickmore White (editor), Church, State, and Politics: The Diaries of John Henry Smith, Signature Books in association with Smith Research Associates, Salt Lake City, 1990, http://bit.ly/johnhenrysmith]