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    Joseph Bull

    California

    • Departed From Home: 10 May 1855
    • Arrived In Field: 27 June 1855
    • Departed From Field: December 1857
    • Arrived At Home: January 1858
    • Mission type: Other
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Served with companion: George Quayle Cannon Matthew Forbes Wilkie
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 30th
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City
    • Notes: Called with George Q. Cannon and Matthew F. Wilkie to print the Book of Mormon in Hawaiian in San Francisco and to publish The Western Standard newspaper. Presided over San Francisco Conference, April 1856 through July 1857. He was then called on a mission to the Sandwich Islands but was instead called home by President Brigham Young. 

    British

    • Set Apart: 26 September 1860
    • Arrived At Home: 16 September 1864
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 30th
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: Heber C. Kimball

    British

    • Set Apart: 8 October 1877
    • Arrived At Home: 5 November 1879
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 30th
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: Erastus Snow

    Stories and Documents

    "Joseph Bull," Pioneer Database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

    He traveled with the Orson Pratt/Ezra T. Benson Company in 1857 when he returned from his mission in California and with the Joseph S. Rawlins Company in 1864 as he returned from his mission to Britain.

    George Q. Cannon letter of appointment to Joseph Bull, 1 April 1863, Church History Library.

    Cannon appoints Bull to take charge of the district comprising the Sheffield, Leeds, and Hull conferences of the British Mission and instructs him in his duties.