Horace Samuel Ensign Sr.

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1871 November 10
Death Date
1944 August 29
Gender
Male

Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

1871 November 10
Mother
Martha Triplit
Father
Horace Sobeski Ensign

Baptized

1879 November 18 (Age 8)
Mission Type
Other
Additional Notes

Assistant Conductor, Bass

Married Mary Linda Whitney

1894 June 21 (Age 22)

Served in Western States Mission

1897 January–1899 September (Age 25) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
Jonathan G. Kimball
Images
Western States Mission, ca 1898-1900

Arrived in Field

1897 January 3 (Age 25)

Arrived at Home

1899 October 1 (Age 27)

Served in Japan Mission

1901 July–1903 September (Age 29) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
George Teasdale
Additional Notes

He was appointed mission president in September 1903.

Images
Missionaries in Yokohama
Japan Dedication Site
First Missionaries to Japan
Opening the Japanese Mission
Elder Ensign in Japanese garb
Dinner Hour in Japan
Missionaries in Tokyo

Arrived in Field

1901 August 12 (Age 29)

Called as President to Japan Mission

1903 September–1905 July (Age 31) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Japan Mission
Images
Mission Photo
Missionaries in Japan
Ensigns and Featherstones in Japan

Arrived at Home

1905 August 1 (Age 33)

Death

1944 August 29 (Age 72)
Media
Horace Samuel Ensign (1871 - 1944) Profile
Western States Mission, ca 1898-1900
Missionaries in Yokohama
Japan Dedication Site
First Missionaries to Japan
Opening the Japanese Mission
Elder Ensign in Japanese garb
Dinner Hour in Japan
Missionaries in Tokyo
Mission Photo
Missionaries in Japan
Ensigns and Featherstones in Japan

Sources