James Brown

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1801 September 30
Death Date
1863 September 30
Gender
Male

Journal History of April 24, 1843 member of the Mormon Battalion and was the founder of Ogden

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Born in Flat Swamp Creek, Rowan, North Carolina

1801 September 30

Baptized

1838 (Age 36)

Served in Southern States Mission

1843 April 12 (Age 41) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Journal History of April 24, 1843; Member of the Mormon Battaliion, becoming Captain of Company C.

Served in Eastern States Mission

1844 October 8 (Age 43) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

James Brown was called at a general conference of the Church to fill a mission. (Journal History of Oct.8, 1844)

Served in California Mission

1848 (Age 46) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Journal History of November 26, 1848. Bio Ency. states he went to California for the purpose of drawing the pay due from the government to the men in his command.

Served in South American Mission

1852–1853 (Age 50) See Missionaries
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Journal History of Aug 28, 1852 Finding conditions unfavorable for the introduction of the gospel, he returned home. (LDSBE)

Death

1863 September 30 (Age 62)
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