Amasa Mason Lyman

Birth Date
1813 March 30
Death Date
1877 February 4
Gender
Male
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Served as a counselor to the Prophet Joseph Smith.  After the death of Joseph Smith he was sustained as a member of the Quorum of Apostles and served until October 1867.

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Born in Lyman, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

1813 March 30
Mother
Martha Mason
Father
Roswell Lyman

Baptized by Lyman E. Johnson

1832 April 28 (Age 19)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1832–1833 (Age 19) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States

Served in Eastern States Mission

1833 March 12–January (Age 19) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Elder
Served With

Served in Eastern States Mission

1834 August 6–January (Age 21) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
Served With

Served in Northern States Mission

1834 December–1835 May (Age 21) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
Additional Notes

Traveling from Clay county, Missouri, to Kirtland, Ohio, preached the Gospel on the way and held many meetings.

Served in Eastern States Mission

1835 –May (Age 21) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
Served With
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Served With
George Miller

Counselor in Nauvoo High Priests Quorum

1841 January 19 (Age 27)

D&C 124:136 at Nauvoo, Illinois. 

Served in Eastern States Mission

1841 April 9–January (Age 28) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

Called at a general conference of the Church held at Nauvoo, Illinois, April 9, 1841, to travel extensively to collect means for the building of the Nauvoo temple.

Served in Northern States Mission

1841 August 2–January (Age 28) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Served With

Served in Eastern States Mission

1841 October 7–January (Age 28) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest

Served in Eastern States Mission

1842 September 10 (Age 29) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Served With

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–June 30 (Age 31) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

To preside with George P. Dykes over the twenty three missionaries sent to assist Joseph Smith's presidential campaign and preach the gospel in Indiana. (History Journal, April 15, 1844, p. 2)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1847–1848 (Age 34) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
Served With

Served in California Mission

1848–1849 (Age 35) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle

Served in California Mission

1849 April 12 (Age 36) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Deseret, United States

Served in California Mission

1851 March–1852 December (Age 37) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

Served in California Mission

1856 September–1858 February (Age 43) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

Called as President to British Mission

1860 April–1862 September (Age 47) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Brigham Young

Called as President to British Mission

1860 April–1862 September (Age 47) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Brigham Young

Arrived in field

1860 July 28 (Age 47)

Death in Fillmore, Millard, Utah Territory, United States

1877 February 4 (Age 63)
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