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Daniel Spencer Jr.

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1794 June 20
Death Date
1868 December 8
Gender
Male

Born in West Stockbridge, Berkshire, Mass.

1794 June 20
Mother
Chloe Wilson
Father
Daniel Spencer Sr.

Baptized

1840 March 3 (Age 45)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married

Served in Canadian Mission

1843 April 10–October 22 (Age 48) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Short-term
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois
Additional Notes

Performed a short mission to Canada. (Journal History of April 10, and Oct 22, 1843)

Served in California Mission

1844 February 21–January (Age 49) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Additional Notes

Volunteered to explore Oregon and California (Journal History of Feb. 23, 1844)

Volunteered for expedition to California and Oregon

1844 February 23 (Age 49)

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 Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 49) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

Journal History of April 15, and July 7, 1844

Served in Eastern States Mission

1845 February 27–January (Age 50) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Additional Notes

Labored as a missionary with Amasa M. Lyman to Emmetts Company. (Journal History of March 15, 1845)

Served in Indian Territory Mission

1845 August 4–September 1 (Age 51) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Quincy, IIlinois, United States

Served in British Mission

1852 December–1855 May (Age 58) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Images
Handcart missionaries, 1855

Death

1868 December 8 (Age 74)
Media
Daniel Spencer Jr. (1794 - 1868) Profile
Handcart missionaries, 1855

Sources