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    Jonathan Crosby


    Alternate Names

    • Jonathan Crossby

    Tahitian

    Society Islands
    • Departed From Home: 1849
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Called From: Salt Lake City
    • Notes: Accompanied Addison Pratt, George Pitkin, Joseph Busby, John L. Smith, John Eldridge, Chauncy W. West, James G. Brown, John Eagar, and S. Alva Hanks.

    Tahitian

    Society Islands
    • Departed From Home: 7 May 1850
    • Arrived In Field: 21 October 1850
    • End Date: 1852
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Served with spouse: Caroline Barnes Crosby
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Called From: Salt Lake City

    Stories and Documents

    Jonathan Crosby and Caroline B. Crosby papers, 1848-1882, Church History Library.

    Contains autobiographical account of his missionary service in the Society Islands.

    Historical Department Journal History of the Church, 10 June 1849 [p 2]; 13 April, 7 May 1850.

    June 10, 1849 (1849 mission)Apr. 13, May 7, 1850 (1850 mission)

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

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

    Temple Records Index Bureau, comp., Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 977.343/N1 K29c, p. 34, Family History Library.

    Nauvoo Restoration Inc., comp., Nauvoo Seventies list, vol. 1, A-F, 97, Church History Library.

    President of 12th Quorum

    Seventies Records, Organization of the Seventies p. 3.