William Rice King

Birth Date
1834 April 8
Death Date
1892 February 17
Gender
Male
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Born in Cicero, Onondaga, New York, United States

1834 April 8
Mother
Matilda Robison
Father
Thomas Rice King

Baptized

1842 April 8 (Age 8)

Served in Hawaiian Mission

1854 April–1857 October (Age 19) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Residence When Called
Fillmore, Millard, Utah Territory, United States

Arrived in Field

1854 November 13 (Age 20)

Arrived at Home

1858 (Age 23)

Served in Hawaiian Mission

1869 October–1873 August (Age 35) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
Charles C Rich
Additional Notes

Arrived in Field/Depart from Field Date(s) per Hawaiian Mission Index, 1850-1930.

Served With

Married Mary Ann Henry

1869 November 29 (Age 35)

Arrived in Field

1869 December 24 (Age 35)

Married Lucy Maranda White

1878 December 19 (Age 44)

Served in Hawaiian Mission

1886–1887 (Age 52) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Kingstown, Piute, Utah, United States
Set Apart By
Franklin D Richards
Additional Notes

Arrived in Field/Departed from Field Date(s) per Hawaiian Mission Index, 1850-1930; 31 Dec 1887 he was called to be Mission President for Hawaii Mission.

 

Arrived in Field

1886 October 31 (Age 52)

Called as President to Hawaiian Mission

1887–1890 (Age 52) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Plurally Married
Priesthood Office
High-priest
Residence When Called
Sandwich Islands
Additional Notes

Called and served as mission president from 1887 to 1890. His wife, Lucy, joined him in May 1887, when he was called as mission president.

Release/Depart from Field Date(s) per Hawaiian Mission Index, 1850-1930

Released

1890 April 23 (Age 56)

Departed from Field

1890 May 9 (Age 56)

Death

1892 February 17 (Age 57)
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