Deaths in the Book of Mormon

The Book of Mormon includes accounts of the deaths of many characters. Some died of natural causes or were killed in war or murdered.

What’s the point?

The people in the Book of Mormon are real people. Studying information about their lives helps us relate to them. Studying deaths also helps us obtain insights into wars, and the civilizations of the Book of Mormon.


Here is a list of all the people in the Book of Mormon whose deaths are recorded. How they died, when they died, who killed them, etc. If there is no cause of death listed, it means they died of natural causes.

Deaths in the BOM

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