Quotes by Abner Cole

About Abner Cole:

Abner Cole was a 19th-century American newspaper editor. He was one of the earliest critics of the spiritual claims of Joseph Smith, the founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, having commented on the "Golden Bible" before it was even published as the Book of Mormon. Cole's publishing philosophy was one of freethought, which flourished in periodicals in the northeastern United States between 1825 and 1850.

Author Bio

  • NameAbner Cole
  • DescriptionAmerican newspaper editor
  • BornAugust 17, 1783
  • DiedJuly 13, 1835