William Wollerton Riter

Birth Date
1838 September 4
Death Date
1922 January 17
Gender
Male
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Born in Uwchland, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

1838 September 4
Mother
Rebecca Wollerton Dilworth
Father
Levi Evans Riter

Baptized by Joseph Kingsbury

1848 February (Age 9)

Served in Swiss Mission

1863 April–1864 March (Age 24) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Joseph Young

Arrived in Field

1863 August 16 (Age 24)

Called

1864 February (Age 25)

Called as President to Swiss Mission

1864 March 3–October 11 (Age 25) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Swiss, Italian, and German Mission
Additional Notes

He was transferred to the British Mission due to poor health.

Served in British Mission

1864 October–1866 February (Age 26) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Elder
Residence When Called
Swiss, Italian, and German Mission
Images
Elders Gillet, Young, and Riter

Arrived at Home

1866 September 11 (Age 28)

Served in Eastern States Mission

1869 October–1870 March (Age 31) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
John Van Cott

Death

1922 January 17 (Age 83)
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William Wollerton Riter (1838 - 1922) Profile
Elders Gillet, Young, and Riter