Willard Lisbon Smith

Alternate Names
Uiliata
Birth Date
1891 September 2
Death Date
1955 December 2
Gender
Male
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Born in Farmington, Davis, Utah Territory, United States

1891 September 2
Mother
Anna Mariah Lamb
Father
Willard Gilbert Smith

Baptized by Charles F Broadbent

1900 August 3 (Age 8)

Married Jane Hill Leavitt

1911 October 4 (Age 20)

Called

1914 July (Age 22)

Served in Samoan Mission

1915 January–1916 May (Age 23) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Leavitt, Alberta, Canada
Set Apart By
George F. Richards
Additional Notes

He was appointed president of the new Tongan Mission when it split from the Samoan Mission.

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Missionary conference, 1915, Tutuila, American Samoa
Served With

departed from home

1915 January 14 (Age 23)

Arrived in Field

1915 January 31 (Age 23)

Called as President to Tongan Mission

1916 April–1920 April (Age 24) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Samoan Mission
Images
Elder Winward with President and Sister Smith
Elder Winward with President and Sister Willard Smith, Tonga 1916-19

Arrived in Field

1916 May 11 (Age 24)

Called as President to Samoan Mission

1926 December–1934 March (Age 35) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Leavitt, Alberta, Canada
Set Apart By
Heber J. Grant
Additional Notes

He was released early to return home due to his son's illness.

Served With

Departed from Home

1926 December 10 (Age 35)

Arrived in Field

1927 December 29 (Age 36)

Arrived at Home

1934 April 4 (Age 42)

Death

1955 December 2 (Age 64)
Media
Willard Lisbon Smith (1891 - 1955) Profile
Missionary conference, 1915, Tutuila, American Samoa
Elder Winward with President and Sister Smith
Elder Winward with President and Sister Willard Smith, Tonga 1916-19

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