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    Lorenzo Snow

    Ohio

    • 1837–Unknown
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Ohio
    • Start Date: 1837
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: United States

    Kentucky, Illinois, and Missouri

    • 1838–Unknown
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Kentucky, Illinois, and Missouri
    • Start Date: 1838
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder

    British

    • Arrived In Field: 21 October 1840
    • Departed From Field: 17 January 1843
    • Arrived At Home: 12 April 1843
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Hancock, Ilinois.

    Ohio

    • 1844–Unknown
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Ohio
    • Start Date: 1844
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single

    Iowa

    • December 1847–Unknown
    • Age Called: 33
    • Iowa
    • Departed From Home: 9 December 1847
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Called From: Winter Quarters, Iowa
    • Notes: He accompanied Jonathan C. Wright and others.

    Italian

    • Departed From Home: 19 October 1849
    • Arrived In Field: 25 June 1850
    • Arrived At Home: 30 August 1852
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Served with companion: Giuseppe Efisio Taranto
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Deseret, United States

    Malta

    • Start Date: 26 February 1852
    • End Date: 16 May 1852
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married

    Hawaiian

    Sandwich Islands
    • Departed From Home: 2 March 1864
    • End Date: June 1864
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve
    • Called From: Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah Territory, United States

    Prussia and Palestine

    • October 1872–June 1873
    • Age Called: 58
    • Prussia and Palestine
    • Set Apart: 14 October 1872
    • End Date: 18 June 1873
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve
    • Called From: Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah Territory, United States

    Stories and Documents

    Lorenzo Snow journals, 1836-1845, 1872, Church History Library.

    First volume contains record of his service in the British Mission.

    Lorenzo Snow papers, circa 1841-1847, circa 1868-1894, Church History Library.

    Journal contains sporadic entries recording his activities as a missionary in London.

    British Mission history 1841-1971, Church History Library.

    See the index above for entries on his service.

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

    Entry for 15 April 1844 lists him as being sent on a mission to Ohio and taking the presidency of the state.

    Temple Records Index Bureau, comp., Nauvoo Temple endowment register: 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 30.

    Copies available at the Church History and Family History Libraries.