Elijah Reed

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1829 March 21
Death Date
No dates given.
Gender
Male

Bio information found in Seventy Records.

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Born in Tennessee

1829 March 21
Mother
Unknown
Father
Samuel Reed

Served in Eastern States Mission

1836 May 17 (Age 7) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio
Additional Notes

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.

Baptized by N T Porter

1843 March 15 (Age 13)

Served in Northern States Mission

1843 July 3–January (Age 14) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Short-term
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois
Additional Notes

Called on a short mission to Illinois to labor in Adams and Pike counties in connection with Jesse Hitchcock.

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 15) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois
Additional Notes

Elders were to faithfully preach the gospel and to assist with Joseph Smith's campaign for US President. Journal History of April 15, 1844.

Death

No dates given.

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