European

Founded
1929 January 1
Closed
1950 February 14
The European Mission was created as an administrative unit over the missions of Europe. The president of the mission also served as president of the British Mission until 1 January 1929, when the European Mission president was no longer directly responsible for the British Mission.
 
Note: the missionary registers often list calls as simply "Europe" or "European Mission," but these individuals were not called to the administrative mission and have been listed under the appropriate missions in which they labored. Presidents of the European Mission prior to the separation in 1929 are listed on the British Mission page as presidents of that mission.
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John Andreas Widtsoe Called as President

1929–1930 See Missionaries

Mission Founded

1929 January 1

Mission Reorganized

1929 January 1

The British Mission was separated from the direct management of the European Mission president at the beginning of 1929. August William Lund was the first solely British Mission president and John A. Widtsoe continued to serve as European Mission president.

Due to the double duty of the European Mission president, the mission headquarters coincided with the British Mission headquarters. The British Mission headquarters were moved and the European Mission maintained its offices at Durham House, 295 Edge Lane, Liverpool.

Headquarters Move

1933 April

The President of the European Mission relocated the mission offices from Durham-House in Liverpool to London W. C. 1, Gordon Square 1 (Der Stern Vol. 65, No. 8, 15 April 1933).

Joseph Francis Merrill Called as President

1933 August–1936 September See Missionaries

Richard Roswell Lyman Called as President

1936 September–1938 August See Missionaries

Mission Closed

1950 February 14
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European (1929 - 1950) Profile

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