Phineas Howe Young

Birth Date
1799 February 16
Death Date
1879 October 10
Gender
Male
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Birth info, baptism info, and parents names from DN 7:369. Mother's alternate name: Nabby

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Born in Hopkinton, Massachusetts

1799 February 16

Served in Canadian Mission

1832 (Age 32)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Additional Notes

Journal History of Apr 6 and Jun 30 1832 Jensen referred to Des. News, 7:369 Mission to Earnestown and Loughborough, Upper Canada. Richard Bennett, "A Study of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Upper Canada, 1830 - 1850" p. 92 Appendix 3, Provo, Utah Brigham Young University.

Baptised by Ezra Landon

1832 April 5 (Age 33)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1834 January –September (Age 34)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Ohio
Additional Notes

Called as a companion with Jared Carter Alt date February 20, 1834, called on Mission to Canada (Utah, Family Search, Early Information File) (JH of July 1834 no date, end of July dates, says he left Kirtland on a mission to New York in July. Returned to Kirtland in the fall.

departed from home

1834 July (Age 35)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1835 May 3 (Age 36)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Elder
Additional Notes

Phinehas H. Young labored in Virgina and Eastern States. (Journal History of Dec 31, 1835.)

Served in Northern States Mission

1841 October 7 (Age 42)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Ohio
Additional Notes

Phinehas Yooung was called to go on a misson to Cincinnati, Ohio. He attended conference in Buffalo, New York, Sep 1, 1843. Journal History of Oct 7, 1841, Dec 14, 1842 and Sep 1, 1843.)

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 45)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois
Additional Notes

Mission to assist Joseph Smith's presidential campaign and preach the gospel in Ohio. (Journal History of Apr 15, 1844, p.2)  Nov 26, and Dec 31, 1841. CR 100 160 1844:11 

Served in Indian Territory Mission

1845 April 24–July 18 (Age 46)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancoc, Illinois
Set Apart By
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois
Additional Notes

Labored as a missionary among the Lamanites. (Journal History of April 24 and Jun 18, 1845.)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1848 (Age 48)
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Brigham Young gave Phineas Young a recommendation to travel and preach in the States, and to gather information that would be helpful to those traveling west. (Journal History of May 31, 1846 page 4.)

Served in British Mission

1856 July–1857 February (Age 57)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Additional Notes

LR 1140 2 Image Arrival at England: 13 July 1856 Departure: 14 February 1857

Death

1879 October 10 (Age 80)
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