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Rufus Kay Hardy

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1878 May 28
Death Date
1945 March 7
Gender
Male

Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

1878 May 28
Mother
Annie Kay
Father
Rufus Herbert Hardy

Baptized by John Cottam

1886 July 1 (Age 8)

Served in Australasian Mission

1897 July–1898 January (Age 19) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
John Henry Smith
Additional Notes

He was assigned to the New Zealand Mission when the Australasian Mission split.

Served in Australasian Mission

1897 July–1898 January (Age 19) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
John Henry Smith
Additional Notes

He was assigned to the New Zealand Mission when the Australasian Mission split.

Arrived in Field

1897 August 1 (Age 19)

Served in New Zealand Mission

1898 January–1900 September (Age 19) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Additional Notes

He was released in a conference in September 1900, but stayed in the mission and continued to give lectures until he finally departed New Zealand in December.

Served in New Zealand Mission

1898 January–1900 September (Age 19) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Additional Notes

He was released in a conference in September 1900, but stayed in the mission and continued to give lectures until he finally departed New Zealand in December.

Departed from Field

1900 December 6 (Age 22)

Married Adelaide Underwood Eldredge

1903 April 2 (Age 24)

Called as President to New Zealand Mission

1907–1909 (Age 28) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
8th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
Joseph F. Smith
Images
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Hauraki District, May 1907
Mission Photo
Mission Photo

Called as President to New Zealand Mission

1907–1909 (Age 28) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
8th
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
Joseph F. Smith
Images
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Hauraki District, May 1907

Called as President to New Zealand Mission

1933 June–1934 November (Age 55) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
United States
Set Apart By
Anthony W. Ivins

Called as President to New Zealand Mission

1933 June–1934 November (Age 55) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
United States
Set Apart By
Anthony W. Ivins

Departed from Home

1933 June 25 (Age 55)

Arrived at Home

1934 December 5 (Age 56)

Death in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

1945 March 7 (Age 66)
Media
Rufus Kay Hardy (1878 - 1945) Profile
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Hauraki District, May 1907
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
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Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Mission Photo
Hauraki District, May 1907

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