Isaac Higbee

Birth Date
1797 December 23
Death Date
1874 February 16
Gender
Male
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Born in Galloway, Gloucester, New Jersey

1797 December 23

Baptized by Calvus Wilson

1832 June 1 (Age 34)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1834 July 4 (Age 36) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Priesthood Office
Elder
Additional Notes

CR100-160 states: "Depart from Kirtland O, 4 July 1834". also: 'volunteered to labor as a missionary for the Church Aug 6, 1834" (JH Aug 6,7,1834. also JH Aug 6 1834 states:"the president called for volunteers to go out and preach the gospel of peace," JH Aug 7, 1834:Isaac Higbee was ordained to the High Priesthood by Orson Pratt.

Served in Northern States Mission

1835–1838 (Age 37) See Missionaries
Marital Status
Married
Additional Notes

Referred as Isaac C. Higbee JH 4 July 1835 and 2 Nov 1835. Letters about missionary efforts in Illinois. End date is from his journal on Family Search.

Served in Eastern States Mission

1844 October 8 (Age 46) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

Called to fill a mission at general conference Oct. 6-8, 1844 In Nauvoo, Brigham Young selected “men from the High Priest’s quorum to go abroad … to preside over the branches of the Church.” They were not to tarry for six months and return, “but to go and settle down, where they could take their families and tarry until the Temple is built.” (Journal History, 8 October 1844, p.3)

Served in British Mission

1856 August–1858 June (Age 58) See Missionaries
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

JH Feb 25, 1858 states: filled a mission to England. LR 1140 2 Image 47 Arrival at England: 5 August 1856 Priesthood: High Priest EMfrom Zion: Labored first in the Nottingham pastorate, and later presided over the Derbyshire Conference, England.

Served in Eastern States Mission

1871 October 9 (Age 73) See Missionaries
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
L Snow

Death

1874 February 16 (Age 76)
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