David Leonard Savage

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1812 July 25
Death Date
1886 April 28
Gender
Male

(Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, pg 1147) Alternate birth date 23 July 1812 Alternate birth date 25 July 1812 Alternate father first: Rogers

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Born in Johnstown, Leeds, Canada

1812 July 25
Mother
Phoebe Stevens
Father
Rogers Savage

Baptized by Chas Savage

1840 July (Age 27)

Served in Northern States Mission

1843 August–1844 April (Age 31) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder
Additional Notes

Attended conferences in Michigan. (JH of Dec. 10, 1843, March 10, 1844) Mission to Michigan in August 1843, gone til next spring. (70s autos) Attended Conferences.

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 31) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois
Additional Notes

Called to assist Joseph Smith's presidential campaign and preach the gospel in Michigan. (History journal of the Church, April 15, 1844, p. 2) David Savage's wife Mary Abigail White accompanied him on this mission.  He was called home after the death of the prophet Joseph Smith on June 27, 1844. (David Leonard Savage History, p. 3)

Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Residence When Called
Utah, United States
Additional Notes

Entry is between 30 Apr 1860 and 23 Sep 1860. He was likely transporting missionaries who had just been set apart.

Served in Canadian Mission

1874 October–1875 November (Age 62) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
2nd
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Holden, Millard, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Geo Q Cannon

Death

1886 April 28 (Age 73)
Media
David Leonard Savage (1812 - 1886) Profile

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