Henry Smith Tanner

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1869 February 15
Death Date
1935 May 23
Gender
Male

Born in Payson, Utah, Utah Territory, United States

1869 February 15
Mother
Elizabeth Clark Hawes
Father
Joseph Smith Tanner

Baptized by Joseph Whitehead

1877 April 5 (Age 8)

Married Laura Lauretta Woodland

1890 March 5 (Age 21)

Served in Southern States Mission

1890 March–1892 October (Age 21) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
46th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Payson, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Heber J Grant
Additional Notes

March 28, 1890 was mobbed.  September 24, 1890 returned home for about 5 months due to wife's illness.  March 1, 1892 appointed President of the South Carolina Conference. 

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Henry Smith Tanner, Southern States Mission

Served in Southern States Mission

1890 March–1892 October (Age 21) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
46th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Payson, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Heber J Grant
Additional Notes

March 28, 1890 was mobbed.  September 24, 1890 returned home for about 5 months due to wife's illness.  March 1, 1892 appointed President of the South Carolina Conference. 

Images
Henry Smith Tanner, Southern States Mission

Served in Park City Utah And Vicinity

1894 June 19 (Age 25) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
46th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Franklin D Richards

Served in Park City Utah And Vicinity

1894 June 19 (Age 25) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
46th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Franklin D Richards

Called as President to California Mission

1894 August–1896 November (Age 25) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
46th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Anthon H Cannon
Images
California Missionaries

Called as President to California Mission

1894 August–1896 November (Age 25) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
46th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Anthon H Cannon
Images
California Missionaries

Arrived in field

1894 August 15 (Age 25)

Arrived at home

1896 December 3 (Age 27)

Served in Northern States Mission

1897 August–1899 July (Age 28) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Payson, Utah, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
C D Fjelsted

Served in Ann Arbor, Michigan

1897 August–1899 July (Age 28) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Payson, Utah, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
C D Fjelsted

Death

1935 May 23 (Age 66)
Media
Henry Smith Tanner (1869 - 1935) Profile
Henry Smith Tanner, Southern States Mission
Henry Smith Tanner, Southern States Mission
California Missionaries
California Missionaries

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