Bio information found in Seventy Records.
Brigham Young wrote that he departed Kirtland "on the 17th of May last, in company with brother Joseph Young and Elijah Reed" they departed company in NY.
Called on a short mission to Illinois to labor in Adams and Pike counties in connection with Jesse Hitchcock.
Elders were to faithfully preach the gospel and to assist with Joseph Smith's campaign for US President. Journal History of April 15, 1844.