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    James Stephens Brown

    Tahitian

    Society Islands
    • Departed From Home: 2 October 1849
    • Arrived In Field: 24 May 1850
    • Departed From Field: 26 November 1852
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Deseret, United States

    Shoshone

    • Called: 6 April 1855
    • Departed From Home: 10 May 1855
    • Arrived In Field: 24 May 1855
    • Arrived At Home: 4 October 1857
    • Departed From Field: 28 September 1857
    • Released: 15 September 1857
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

    British

    • Set Apart: 25 April 1860
    • Arrived At Home: 1 October 1862
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 54th
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: W. Woodruff

    Through the Territory

    • October 1869–Unknown
    • Age Called: 41
    • Through the Territory
    • Set Apart: 19 October 1869
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 54th
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: Geo Q. Cannon

    United States

    • April 1872–Unknown
    • Age Called: 43
    • United States
    • Set Apart: 10 April 1872
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 54th
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: John Taylor

    Navajo Indians

    • October 1875–Unknown
    • Age Called: 47
    • Navajo Indians
    • Set Apart: 11 October 1875
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 54th
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: O. Pratt

    Tahitian

    Society Islands
    • Set Apart: 8 April 1892
    • Arrived In Field: 1 June 1892
    • Departed From Field: 8 July 1893
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 54th
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: F. M. Lyman

    Stories and Documents

    James S. Brown diary and journal typescripts, 1875 September-1876 April, Church History Library.

    Account of his missionary labors among the Indians located in Arizona and New Mexico.

    James S. Brown, Giant of the Lord: The life of a Pioneer (Salt Lake City: Bookcraft Inc., 1960)

    French-Polynesian Mission history, 1843-1978, Church History Library.

    See the index in volume 2 part 1 for entries on his service.

    "James Stephens Brown," Pioneer Database, Church History Library.

    He captained a company as he returned from missionary service in 1862.