Moses Clawson

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1801 October 8
Death Date
1879 June 14
Gender
Male

Born in Dryden, New York

1801 October 8
Mother
Lowly Lola Foote
Father
Ebenezar Clawson

Baptized by John Gould

1835 March 2 (Age 33)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Orlina, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

Called to fill a mission at general conference Oct. 6-8, 1844 In Nauvoo, Brigham Young selected “men from the High Priest’s quorum to go abroad … to preside over the branches of the Church.” They were not to tarry for six months and return, “but to go and settle down, where they could take their families and tarry until the Temple is built.” (Journal history, Oct 8, 1844, p. 2)

Served in British Mission

1850 April–1853 January (Age 48) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Deseret, United States

Death

1879 June 14 (Age 77)
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