Andrew Losee Lamoreaux

Birth Date
1812 October 17
Death Date
1855 June 13
Gender
Male
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He died in St. Louis, Missouri, of Asiatic cholera as he was returning from his mission.

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Born in Pickering, York, Ontario, Canada

1812 October 17
Mother
Abigail Ann Losee
Father
John McCord Lamoreaux

Served in Northern States Mission

1838–1841 (Age 25) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Ontario, Canada
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Called to fill a mission at general conference Oct. 6-8, 1844 In Nauvoo, Brigham Young selected “men from the High Priest’s quorum to go abroad … to preside over the branches of the Church.” They were not to tarry for six months and return, “but to go and settle down, where they could take their families and tarry until the Temple is built.” (Journal History, Oct 8, 1844, p. 3)

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 31) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder
Additional Notes

Mission to assist Joseph Smith's presidential campaign and to preach the gospel in Indiana. (History journal, April 15, 1844, p. 2)

Served in Central States Mission

1844 October 8 (Age 31) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

"Called to fill a mission at general conference Oct. 6-8, 1844 In Nauvoo, Brigham Young selected “men from the High Priest’s quorum to go abroad … to preside over the branches of the Church.” They were not to tarry for six months and return, “but to go and settle down, where they could take their families and tarry until the Temple is built.” (Journal History, Oct 8, 1844, p. 3)

Called as President to French Mission

1852–1854 (Age 39) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

Arrived in Field

1853 April 28 (Age 40)

Death

1855 June 13 (Age 42)

Baptized

1898 May 3
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