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    Henry Aldous Dixon

    British

    • Set Apart: 25 April 1860
    • Departed From Field: 7 September 1861
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 41st
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: Franklin D. Richards
    • Notes: He was transferred to the South African Mission.

    South African

    Cape of Good Hope
    • Arrived In Field: December 1861
    • Arrived At Home: 1 October 1864
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Called From: British Mission

    British

    • Set Apart: 9 October 1879
    • Arrived In Field: 23 November 1879
    • Departed From Field: 23 October 1880
    • Arrived At Home: 11 November 1880
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 41st
    • Called From: Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: John Van Cott
    • Notes: Although originally called to South Africa, due to illness he was reassigned to the British Mission and was eventually released early due to his poor health.

    Stories and Documents

    Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959, Vol. 2, p. 1, line 21.

    Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959, Vol. 2, p. 51, line 2027.

    British Mission history, 1841-1971, Church History Library.

    See the index above for entries on his service.

    South Africa Mission history, 1853-1977, Church History Library.

    See the index in volume 1 part 1 for entries on his service.

    "Henry Aldous Dixon," Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel.

    In 1864 he was returning from his mission in South Africa.

    Henry Aldous Dixon (1835-1884)

    Includes extensive accounts of missionary work