Philip Bessom Lewis Sr.

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1804 January 16
Death Date
1877 November 13
Gender
Male

Born in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

1804 January 16
Mother
Abigail Bigelow Prentiss
Father
Edmond Lewis

Baptized by William Hutchings

1842 November 26 (Age 38)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder

Married Jane Amanda Stevens

1848 May 13 (Age 44)

Called as President to Hawaiian Mission

1851 June–1855 November (Age 47) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

He succeeded Hiram Clark as Mission President and served about one year in that position.

Arrived in Field

1851 August 10 (Age 47)

Death

1877 November 13 (Age 73)
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