Missionary Database

    Elisha Hurd Groves

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Departed From Home: 1833
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Missouri
    • Notes: Accompanied George M. Hinkle (Journal History May 16 [2], June 3 [2], 1833)

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Departed From Home: 11 September 1834
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Missouri
    • Notes: Journal History Sept. 11, 1834; Dec. 22, 1835

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Departed From Home: 10 April 1835
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Kirtland, Ohio
    • Notes: Journal History July 4, Nov. 2 [2], 1835

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Departed From Home: 15 October 1835
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Kirtland, Ohio
    • Notes: Left Sept. 11, 1834 accompanying Morris Phelps (Journal History Dec. 22, 1835)

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Departed From Home: 1836
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Missouri
    • Notes: Accompanied George M. Hinkle (Journal History June 10, 1836)

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Departed From Home: 12 May 1840
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Illinois
    • Notes: Journal History Oct. 1840 (1) Kirtland Elder's Certificates p. 10

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Departed From Home: 1841
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Illinois
    • Notes: Journal History Oct. 7, 1841 Kirtland Elder's Certificates p. 10

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • 1843–Unknown
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Shawneetown and Cairo, Wabash, Illinois
    • Departed From Home: 1843
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Illinois
    • Notes: With G. P Dykes, both from Terre Haute (Journal History Apr. 10, 1843) Nauvoo Elders Licenses p. 99

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Departed From Home: 1843
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Illinois
    • Notes: Journal History July 3, 1843 p. 1 Nauvoo Elders Licenses p. 99

    Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign

    • Called: 15 April 1844
    • End Date: 1844
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Illinois
    • Notes: To preside over large group of missionaries appointed to go and assist Joseph Smith's presidential campaign and preach the gospel in Illinois. (History journal, April 15, 1844, p. 2)

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Called: 8 October 1844
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Notes: Called by the Twelve Apostles to preside over branches of the Church. (Journal History Oct. 8, 1844 p. 4) 

    Stories and Documents

    Journal history of the Church, 1896-2001, Church History Library.

    See entries for 16 May 1833, 3 June 1833, 6 & 7 Aug 1834, 11 Sep 1834, 16 Dec 1834, 4 July 1835, 10 June 1836, 2 Nov 1835, 22 Dec 1835, Oct 1840, 10 Apr 1843, 3 July 1843, 15 Apr 1844 and 8 Oct 1844..