<p> ca. 1881</p>

Joseph William McMurrin Sr.

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1858 September 5
Death Date
1932 October 24
Gender
Male

Born in Tooele, Tooele, Utah Territory, United States

1858 September 5
Mother
Margaret Leaing
Father
Joseph McMurrin Jr

Baptized by Henry W. Lawrence

1866 September 5 (Age 8)

Served in British Mission

1881 October–1883 October (Age 23) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
J. H. Smith

Arrived in Field

1881 November 10 (Age 23)

Arrived at Home

1883 November 15 (Age 25)

Served in British Mission

1896 June–1898 December (Age 37) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
10th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
President L. Snow
Additional Notes

He served as first counselor to Rulon S. Wells in the European Mission presidency.

Images
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
British Missionaries circa 1898
British Mission Presidencies and others

Arrived in Field

1896 July 16 (Age 37)

Departed from home

1919 April 9 (Age 60)

Called as President to California Mission

1919 April–1932 January (Age 60) 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
President H. J. Grant
Additional Notes

He was released due to illness and died later that year.

Images
Mission Photo
Joseph William McMurrin (1858 - 1932), California (1919 - 1932)
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Arizona Conference Missionaries December 5, 1920
Mission Photo

Death in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

1932 October 24 (Age 74)
Media
Joseph William McMurrin (1858 - 1932) Profile
Missionaries of the Nevada District - 1928
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
British Missionaries circa 1898
British Mission Presidencies and others
Mission Photo
Joseph William McMurrin (1858 - 1932), California (1919 - 1932)
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Arizona Conference Missionaries December 5, 1920
Mission Photo

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