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    Henry Harriman


    Alternate Names

    • Herriman

    Massachusetts, New York, and Maine

    • September 1833–Unknown
    • Age Called: 29
    • Massachusetts, New York, and Maine
    • Departed From Home: 10 September 1833
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Called From: Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States

    Canadian

    • Departed From Home: 26 January 1834
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married

    British

    • Departed From Home: 23 April 1857
    • Arrived In Field: 4 August 1857
    • Departed From Field: 21 January 1858
    • Arrived At Home: 21 June 1858
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: Orson Hyde
    • Notes: He left for the mission field as part of a handcart company of missionaries.

    Stories and Documents

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

    Entry for 15 April 1844 mentions his call on a mission to Maine.

    Henry Harriman autobiography and account book, 1828-1882, Church History Library.

    Includes account of his missionary work in the eastern United States.

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

    Entry for 21 April 1857 mentions his appointment and setting apart for a mission to the United States.

    "Arrivals" and "Appointments," The Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star, 19, no. 34 (22 August 1857): 540-41.

    Notes his arrival in the mission and his appointment to labor in the London Pastorate.

    Missionary reports, 1831-1900, Church History Library.

    Report on the handcart missionary company of 1857.

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

    See the index above for entries on his service.

    Notes

    He was one of first seven Presidents of Seventies, serving from 1838 to 1891.