Josiah Henry Perry

Birth Date
1818 April 5
Death Date
1891 September 1
Gender
Male
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Born in Lewis, Essex, New York

1818 April 5

Baptized by Jared Carter

1832 July 5 (Age 14)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1841 September 23 (Age 23) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Priest
Additional Notes

19 September ordained a priest by Joseph Grover and Nathan P. Pierce. 23 September 1841 started on a mission to Vermont. (Seventies Autobiographies pg. 123)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1844 April 15–September (Age 26) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Additional Notes

Called to labor in Vermont  along with sixteen other missionaries. Purpose of mission was to present to the people General Smith's political views of the general government and to faithfully preach the gospel. (Jour.Hist. of April 15, 1844) (Seventies autobiographies pg. 124). Called home because of the Prophets death.

Departed from Home

1844 May 2 (Age 26)

Death

1891 September 1 (Age 73)
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