Daniel Avery

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1797 July 1
Death Date
1851 October 16
Gender
Male

Born in Milford, Oswego, New York, United States

1797 July 1
Mother
Sarah Sargent
Father
Daniel Avery

Volunteered for expedition to California and Oregon

1844 February 23 (Age 46)

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 California Mission

1844 February 23 (Age 46) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

Oregon and California Exploration Expedition.

Death

1851 October 16 (Age 54)

Baptized

No dates given.

Sources