Missionary Database

    Philip Bessom Lewis


    • 1843–Unknown
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Massachusetts
    • Departed From Home: 1843
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder


    Sandwich Islands
    • Set Apart: 16 June 1851
    • Arrived In Field: 10 August 1851
    • Arrived At Home: 1 November 1855
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Served with spouse: Jane Amanda Stevens Lewis
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
    • Notes: Per Hawaiian Mission Record of Missionaries 1850-1914, he succeeded Hiram Clark as Mission President and served about one year in that position.

    Stories and Documents

    Temple Records Index Bureau, comp., NTER, 977.343/N1 K29c, p. 76, Family History Library.

    Seventies Records, biographies, pg 96-97.

    Nauvoo Restoration Inc., comp., Nauvoo Seventies list, vol. 2, G-O, 276, Church History Library.

    Hawaiian Mission History, 1850-1967:LR 3695 2, Church History Library