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    John Portineus Greene

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Set Apart: May 1832
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Notes: JH May 13 1832: John P. Greene, Caleb Baldwin & John Smith preached at Richfield, Portage, Ohio. Andrew Jensen 1832 42: Was a Methodist minister. Baptized in Mendon, N.Y. Soon ordained an Elder and labored in Livingston, Genessee, Allegany, Monroe, and Catteraugus counties, New York. Organized a branch in Genessee in 1832

    Northern States

    Northwestern States
    • Set Apart: 20 February 1834
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Notes: JH Feb 20 1834 Called to accompany Sidney Rigdon on mission to Strongville, Ohio.

    Canadian

    • Departed From Home: 7 May 1834
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Kirtland, Ohio
    • Notes: Labored in Upper Canada JH May 7 1834:On May 7 left Kirtland for upper Canada. Richard Bennett, "A Study of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Upper Canada, 1830 - 1850" p. 92 Appendix 3, Provo, Utah Brigham Young University

    Indian Territory

    • Set Apart: 2 May 1835
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Notes: JH 2 May 1835 Elders Brigham Young, John P. Greene, Amos Orton to preach to remnants of Joseph. JH Under this date, 22 May 1835,a conference held in Freedom, New York On 25 May the above mentioned were to go immediately from Freedom, N.Y. Andrew Jensen: Appointed to accompany Brigham Young on a mission to the Indians.

    Eastern States

    • Departed From Home: 6 July 1835
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Notes: JH Aug 12 1835: Under date of 12 Aug 1835, Elder John P Greene wrote from Huntington, Fairfield, Conn., said he had traveled, preached, and baptized. Labored in the Eastern States

    Canadian

    • Start Date: 1837
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Notes: Richard Bennett, "A Study of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Upper Canada, 1830 - 1850" p. 92 Appendix 3, Provo, Utah Brigham Young University

    Canadian

    • Start Date: 1838
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Notes: Richard Bennett, "A Study of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Upper Canada, 1830 - 1850" p. 92 Appendix 3, Provo, Utah Brigham Young University

    Eastern States

    • Called: 6 May 1839
    • Arrived At Home: 20 October 1843
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Notes:    Called to preside over churches in New York and regions round about.

    Stories and Documents

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 20 February 1834.

    Called to accompany Sidney Rigdon on mission to Strongville, Ohio.

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 25 October 1842.

    Letter written by John telling of a preaching experience in Huron County, Ohio.

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 7 November 1842, p. 1.

    a letter referring to Elder Green preaching in Kirtland, Ohio.

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 13 May 1832.

    John P. Greene, Caleb Baldwin & John Smith preached at Richfield, Portage, Ohio.

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 12 August 1835.

    Under date of 12 Aug 1835, Elder John P Greene wrote from Huntington, Fairfield, Conn., said he had traveled, preached, and baptized.Labored in the Eastern States

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 17 October 1842.

    Conference in Ohio, John P. Green praying. Voted to the chair.

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 2 22 May 1835.

    JH 2 May 1835 Elders Brigham Young, John P. Greene, Amos Orton to preach to remnants of Joseph.JH Under this date, 22 May 1835,a conference held in Freedom, New York On 25 May the above mentioned were to go immediately from Freedom, N.Y.

    Authorization for John P. Greene, circa 6 May 1839, The Joseph Smith Papers.

    Called to preside over churches in New York and regions round about.

    Eastern States Mission history, 1830-1977, Church History Library.

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

    John P. Greene diary, 1833 September-October, Church History Library.

    Gives account of his missionary travels in Chautauqua and Erie counties in New York.

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