Ephraim Hesmer Nye

Birth Date
1845 August 6
Death Date
1903 May 15
Gender
Male
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Born in Ashford, Kent, England

1845 August 6
Mother
Charlotte Emline Osborne
Father
John Nye

Baptized by Thomas I. Johnson

1858 July 11 (Age 12)

Served in British Mission

1882 April–1884 June (Age 36) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
75th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Ogden, Weber, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Franklin D. Richards

Called as President to California Mission

1896 November–1901 May (Age 51) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
77th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
Joseph Fielding Smith
Images
Religious Services on the Beach
California Mission

Called as President to Eastern States Mission

1902 January 7–June 7 (Age 56) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
77th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
John Henry Smith
Additional Notes

He was transferred to the Southern States Mission to serve as mission president.

Arrived in Field

1902 January 24 (Age 56)

Called

1902 May 22 (Age 56)

Arrived in Field

1902 June 8 (Age 56)

Called as President to Southern States Mission

1902 July–1903 May (Age 56) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
77th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Eastern States Mission
Set Apart By
John Henry Smith
Additional Notes

He was in the mission for about a month before he officially took over as mission president. He died in Columbia, South Carolina of heart disease while serving as mission president.

Images
Southern States Mission 1902 or 1903
Georgia Conference, Southern States Mission, ca. 1902

Death

1903 May 15 (Age 57)

Married Harriet Maria Horspool

No dates given.
Media
Ephraim Hesmer Nye (1845 - 1903) Profile
Religious Services on the Beach
California Mission
Southern States Mission 1902 or 1903
Georgia Conference, Southern States Mission, ca. 1902

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