John Solomon Fullmer

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1807 July 21
Death Date
1883 October 8
Gender
Male

Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah p. 881 Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register p. 14 Alternate mothers surname: Zerfoss

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Born in Huntington Mills, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

1807 July 21
Mother
Susannah Zerfass
Father
Peter Fullmer

Baptized by Joseph Smith

1839 July 8 (Age 31)

Volunteered for expedition to California and Oregon

1844 February 23 (Age 36)

Joseph Smith asked for volunteers to explore Oregon and California. They were also to preach wherever they went. The purpose of the expedition was to locate a suitable place for the Saints to dwell. Due to rapid changing circumstances and the death of the Prophet Joseph Smith the expedition did not occur.

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 36) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

Mission to preach the gospel and to assist with Joseph Smith's presidential campaign in Tennessee. (Journal History Apr. 15, 1844 p. 2)

High Priests Records p. 49 FamilySearch

Served in Northern States Mission

1844 October 8 (Age 37) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

The purpose of this mission was to build up the branches of the church.  Journal History Oct. 8, 1844 p. 2 High Priests Records p. 49 FamilySearch

Served in Eastern States Mission

1845 August 13–November 3 (Age 38) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

He and Henry Sherwood (1845-79) switch places in the CR 100 160 records; Missionary to Emmet's Company (Journal History Aug. 7, 12, Oct. 29 (p. 1), and Nov. 3, 1845) High Priests Records p. 49 FamilySearch

called

1852 September (Age 45)

Served in British Mission

1853 January–1855 February (Age 45) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Additional Notes

Made President of the Manchester, Preston, and Liverpool Conference - 14 Sep 1852, Left From Home - Source: Family Tree Stories Journal History Aug. 28, 1852 p. 5 High Priests Records p. 49 FamilySearch

Served in Las Vegas Mission

1856 February–1857 March (Age 48) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Residence When Called
Salt Lake County, Utah Territory

Arrived in Field

1856 June 15 (Age 48)

Death

1883 October 8 (Age 76)

Served in New Zealand Mission

No dates given. See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
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