Lester Brooks

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1802 November 7
Death Date
1878 July 22
Gender
Male

Alternate years and 3 versions of Lester Brooks Journal History of May 23 and November 16, 1841 JSP Birth place, spouse, bapt. etc

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Born in Lanesborough, Massachusetts

1802 November 7
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

High Priest Quorum Rec, organized 23 April 1848, SLC, Utah, LDS Arc. Counselor in the presidency of the Kirtland Stake of Zion. ( Journal History of May 23 and Nov, 16, 1841)

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 41) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

To assist Lorenzo Snow in presiding over the forty one missionaries called on a special mission to preach the gospel and assist Joseph Smith's presidential campaign in Ohio. (Journal History - 15 April 1844, p. 2)

Missionaries were called back to Nauvoo after the martyrdom of Joseph and Hyrum Smith that occurred on June 27, 1844.

 

 

Served in Northern States Mission

1844 October 8 (Age 41) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Additional Notes

Journal History - 8 October 1844 With other High Priests called to go abroad in all the congressional districts of the United States to preside over the branches of the Church.

 

Death

1878 July 22 (Age 75)

Baptized

No dates given.