Robert Taylor Burton

Birth Date
1821 October 25
Death Date
1907 November 11
Gender
Male
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Born in Essex, Ontario, Canada

1821 October 25
Mother
Hannah Shipley
Father
Samuel Burton

Baptized by Henry Cook

1838 October 23 (Age 16)

Served in Northern States Mission

1843 June–1844 June (Age 21) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

Companion: Elder Nathaniel V Jones

Served in Canadian Mission

1844 (Age 22) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

Served in Northern States Mission

1845 January –December (Age 23) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Additional Notes

Called on a special mission with Elder Samuel W. Richards for the purpose of allaying the prejudices of the people towards the Saints.

Served in Eastern States Mission

1869 October 10 (Age 47) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Quorum
32nd
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
C C Rich

Served in British Mission

1873 April–1875 July (Age 51) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Bishop
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
John Taylor
Additional Notes

Served as President of the Birmingham and London Conferences.

Set Apart

1873 May 4 (Age 51)

Death

1907 November 11 (Age 86)
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