Hilton Alexander Robertson

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1891 August 2
Death Date
1983 July 19
Gender
Male

Born in Springville, Utah, Utah Territory, United States

1891 August 2
Mother
Lucy Maria Smith
Father
Alexander Robertson

Baptized by Joseph S. Lyons

1900 May 12 (Age 8)

Married Hazel Metcalf

1912 June 5 (Age 20)

Departed from Home

1921 May 16 (Age 29)

Served in Japan Mission

1921 May–1924 January (Age 29) See Missionaries
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
Melvin J. Ballard
Additional Notes

He was appointed mission president to succeed Lloyd O. Ivie.

Served With

Arrived in Field

1921 June 6 (Age 29)

Called as President to Japan Mission

1924 January 22–July 31 (Age 32) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Japan Mission
Additional Notes

The mission was discontinued and all missionaries were released and sent home.

Served With

Departed from Field

1924 August 7 (Age 33)

Called as President to Japan Mission

1937 January–1940 September (Age 45) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Springville, Utah, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
David O. McKay
Served With

Departed from Home

1937 February 17 (Age 45)

Death in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

1983 July 19 (Age 91)
Media
Hilton Alexander Robertson (1891 - 1983) Profile
Mission to Japan 1950-1953
Missionaries of Japan Mission ca 1922-1924

Sources