One of the Eight Witnesses of the Book of Mormon, June 1829. Among six original members of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 6 Apr. 1830. (JSP) Brother of the prophet Joseph Smith.
D&C 23 at Manchester, New York
Samuel made several short missionary trips in this and the surrounding areas during this time period.
D&C 52:3,7,22-33 at Kirtland, Ohio.
D&C 102:3 at Kirtland, Ohio
Received impression from the Spirit to continue to Boston while his companions, Don Carlos Smith and Wilber (?) were to return sooner than he was to their families in Kirtland.
D&C124:141 at Nauvoo, Illinois
Married while on his mission. Stayed mostly with his new father-in-law.