Amos Fielding

Birth Date
1792 July 16
Death Date
1875 August 5
Gender
Male
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Died August 5, 1875 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Baptized and ordained an elder, fall 1837.

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Born in Tong, Lancashire, England

1792 July 16
Mother
Mary Cooper
Father
Matthew Fielding

Baptized

1837 (Age 44)

Served in British Mission

1842–1843 (Age 49) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Residence When Called
Nauvoo
Additional Notes

Born: Lancashire, England - Directed 200 Saints on ship Hanover on March 12, 1842, Image 2190 Family Search information file, 1830-1900.

Volunteered for expedition to California and Oregon

1844 February 23 (Age 51)

Joseph Smith asked for volunteers to explore Oregon and California. They were also to preach wherever they went. The purpose of the expedition was to locate a suitable place for the Saints to dwell. Due to rapid changing circumstances and the death of the Prophet Joseph Smith the expedition did not occur.

Served in British Mission

1844 May–1845 January (Age 51) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Journal History of March 13, 1844 LR 1140 2 Image 41 Arrived in England 26 May 1844; departed 17 Jan. 1845

Death

1875 August 5 (Age 83)

Served in California Mission

No dates given. See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Journal History of February 24, 1844. - Seth Palmer and Amos Fielding had volunteered to provide instructions regarding supplies for the Oregon-Calif. exploring expedition - Feb. 23, 1844.

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