Missionary Database

    Asa Calkin


    • Set Apart: 6 September 1855
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Notes: Filled a mission to England, Journal History of Sept 6, 1855.


    • Start Date: May 1858
    • End Date: May 1860

    Stories and Documents

    Nauvoo Restoration, comp., High Priests of Nauvoo and Early Salt Lake City, M251.33, p. 20, Church History Library.

    Ordained a high priest 6 Oct 1849 in Pottawattamie County, Iowa by Lyman Stoddard. High priest Qrm Rec, orgnzd 23 Apr 1848, SLC Utah, LDS Arc

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 6 September 1855.

    Set apart Sept 6, 1855 by Elders O Pratt, E.T. Benson and E. Snow for mission to England.

    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travels Database, Asa Calkin.

    Member of William Snow/ Joseph Young Company, departed 21 June 1850, arrived 1-4 October, 1850. Member of Hooper and Eldredge Freight Train, departed 16 July 1860, arrived 24 September 1860.


    Baptized in March 1848 and ordained a High Priest Oct. 6, 1849 Jenson's MSS. Bio. H.P. Record)