Silas Schellinger Smith

Birth Date
1822 June 6
Death Date
1892 June 11
Gender
Male
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He married Elizabeth Orton in 1844. His baptism date is also listed as 29 June 1835. And an alternate birth place is Derryfield, Hillsboro, New Hampshire.

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Born in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York

1822 June 6
Mother
Elizabeth Shellenger
Father
Asahel Smith

Baptized

1835 August 27 (Age 13)

Served in Hawaiian Mission

1854 April–1855 July (Age 31) See Missionaries
Marital Status
Married
Additional Notes

He should not be confused with Silas Sanford Smith, who also served in the Society Islands Mission at the same time. In July 1855, he was appointed to replace Philip B. Lewis (as Mission President) in a conference of the Sandwich Islands of the Mission.

Arrived in Field Date per Hawaiian Mission Record of Missionaries, 1850-1914.

Arrived in Field

1854 September 27 (Age 32)

Called as President to Hawaiian Mission

1855 July–1857 October (Age 33) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy

Death

1892 June 11 (Age 70)
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