Missionary Database

    Arthur Pendry Welchman

    Eastern States

    • Departed From Home: 25 April 1856
    • Arrived At Home: 21 June 1858
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territroy, United States
    • Notes: Arthur Pendry Welchman was called to fill a mission to New York. (Journal History of Aug. 16, 1856.)

    Stories and Documents

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 16 August 1856, p. 2.

    The "Mormon" a paper published by Elder John Taylor in New York City.....published the following (16 Aug. 1856) :Elder Arthur P. Welchman arrived in this city on the 7th Aug. he left Salt Lake City on the 25th April, on a mission to this state.

    Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p. 1237.


    He emigrated to New York in 1838, later to Illinois, and came to Utah in 1854. He was baptized March 21, 1853, and died April 3, 1919, in Grover Wyoming. (Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p. 1237.)