David Evans

Birth Date
1804 October 27
Death Date
1883 June 23
Gender
Male
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Born in Cecil, Maryland

1804 October 27
Mother
Abigail Alexander
Father
Israel Evans

Served in Southern States Mission

1833–1834 (Age 28) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Priest
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Ohio
Additional Notes

JH of Feb 28 pg.2, 1834, does not mention where he served, just a letter that he baptized a number of converts last summer and fall.

Baptized

1833 April 6 (Age 28)

Served in Southern States Mission

1835 May 3 (Age 30) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Ohio
Set Apart By
Joseph Smith
Additional Notes

JH of May 24, 1835, wrote letter from Columbiana county, Ohio, saying he left Kirtland on the 3rd of May, 1835.

Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Adams County, Illinois
Set Apart By
Joseph Smith and Sidney Rigdon
Additional Notes

JH of Jan 12, 1841. Letter dated 12 Jan 1841, from Payson, Adams Co., Illinois.

Served in Northern States Mission

1841 October (Age 36) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Widower
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Additional Notes

JH of Oct 7, 1841 mission call to Augusta, Iowa Territory. 

Married Barbara Ann Ewell Nov 23, 1841.

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 39) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Additional Notes

CR100.160 states: appointed to labor as a missionary in Virginia. (JH of April 15, 1844 p.1) Mission to preach the gospel and assist with Joseph Smith's presidential campaign.

 

Served in Northern States Mission

1844 October (Age 39) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Hancock County, Illinois
Additional Notes

Priesthood office: JH Oct 8, 1844; Purpose of the mission was to preside over a branch of the church. JH Mar 23, 1845.Minutes of meeting in Franklin, Oakland Co., Michigan David Evans presiding.

Death

1883 June 23 (Age 78)
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