Elijah Fordham

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1798 March 8
Death Date
1879 September 9
Gender
Male

Baptism, mother's surname: JSP. Was "baptized by May 1834". Alternate birth date: Apr 12, 1798 - JSP.

Read More

Born in New York city

1798 March 8

Baptized

1834 May (Age 36)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Mission information: JH July 3 pg.1, 1843. Purpose was to preach and to "disabuse the public mind with regard to my [Joseph Smith's] arrest" Priesthood office: JSP

Served in Eastern States Mission

1844–1845 (Age 46) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Mission information, Priesthood office: Oct 8 pg.2,3, 1844; Apr 8, 1845. Original purpose was to preside over a branch of the church. Returned in 1845 with funds for the Nauvoo Temple construction. Marital status: FamilySearch KWJF-CFD

Death

1879 September 9 (Age 81)
Media
Elijah Fordham (1798 - 1879) Profile

Sources