<p> ca 1908</p>

Joseph Wilford Booth

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1866 August 14
Death Date
1928 December 5
Gender
Male

Born in Alpine, Utah, Utah Territory, United States

1866 August 14
Mother
Elsie Edge
Father
Richard Thornton Booth

Baptized by William J Strong

1874 August 14 (Age 8)

Married Mary Rebecca Moyle

1890 May 28 (Age 23)

Served in Turkish Mission

1898 August–1902 May (Age 31) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
67th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Alpine, Utah, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
Brigham H. Roberts

Arrived in Field

1898 December 18 (Age 32)

Called as President to Turkish Mission

1903 August–1909 August (Age 36) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
67th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Alpine, Utah, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
George Teasdale
Additional Notes

Although he arrived in the mission in September, he did not take charge as mission president until Albert Herman's release in October 1903.

Images
Turkish Mission Families and Missionaries
Served With

Arrived in Field

1903 September 23 (Age 37)

Departed from Field

1909 October 1 (Age 43)

Arrived at Home

1909 November 9 (Age 43)

Called as President to Turkish Mission

1921 September–1928 December (Age 55) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
Heber J. Grant
Additional Notes

He died in Aleppo, Syria, of heart failure.

Images
Joseph W. Booth Portrait
Joseph W. Booth Grave Marker
Served With

Death

1928 December 5 (Age 62)
Media
Joseph Wilford Booth (1866 - 1928) Profile
Turkish Mission Families and Missionaries
Joseph W. Booth Portrait
Joseph W. Booth Grave Marker

Sources