Zachariah Davis Wilson

Birth Date
1811 June 12
Death Date
1894 August 23
Gender
Male
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Born in Farmington, Marshall, Tennessee

1811 June 12

Baptized

1835 April (Age 23)

Served in Northern States Mission

1839 July–1840 January (Age 28) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Additional Notes

Labored in Illinois, preached 66 public sermons, organized 2 branches.

Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Additional Notes

According to his mission report, his 1843 mission was preceded by this other mission in the winter of 1842. His journal mentions baptizing Coleman Boren in Tennessee on 3 January 1840. Mission was possibly earlier.

Served in Southern States Mission

1843 May 27 (Age 31) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois
Additional Notes

Sent to Tennessee. See his mission report. Elders were sent forth into the vineyard to build up churches. Some were sent to places they were familiar with. They were sent from Nauvoo, Illinois and admonished to care first for their families.

Death

1894 August 23 (Age 83)
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