Simeon Dagget Carter

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1794 June 4
Death Date
1869 February 3
Gender
Male

Born in Killingsworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

1794 June 4
Mother
Johanna Sims
Father
Gideon Carter

Baptized

1831 February 14 (Age 36)

Travel to Missouri & Preach By the Way

1831 June 6 (Age 37)

D&C 52:3,7,22-33 at Kirtland, Ohio.

Served in Central States Mission

1831 June 7 (Age 37) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
Set Apart By
Lyman Wight
Additional Notes

Solomon Hancock was his mission companion.

Served in Northern States Mission

1831 October (Age 37) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
Additional Notes

Purpose was to visit other branches of the Church.

Be United in Ministry- Simeon Carter & Emer Harris

1832 January 25 (Age 37)

D&C 75:30 at Amherst, Ohio

Served in Eastern States Mission

1832 September 1 (Age 38) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Served with his brother, Jared Carter.

Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Jackson County, Missouri
Additional Notes

Mission was to the scattered Saints in Clay County.

Served in Northern States Mission

1834 August 12 (Age 40) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Jackson County, Missouri

Served in Eastern States Mission

1835 May (Age 40) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 49) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Additional Notes

Mission to preach the gospel and assist Joseph Smith's presidential campaign in Ohio. (Journal  History, April 15, 1844, p. 2)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1844 October 8 (Age 50) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Additional Notes

 Called to fill a mission at general conference Oct. 6-8, 1844 In Nauvoo, Brigham Young selected “men from the High Priest’s quorum to go abroad … to preside over the branches of the Church.” They were not to tarry for six months and return, “but to go and settle down, where they could take their families and tarry until the Temple is built.” (Journal history, 8 October 1844, p. 3)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1844 October 8 (Age 50) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Additional Notes

 Was called to preside over a Church branch in a U.S. congressional district.

Served in British Mission

1846 August–1848 August (Age 52) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest

Served in British Mission

1850 (Age 55) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing

Death in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah

1869 February 3 (Age 74)
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