Missionary Database

    William Ajax


    • 1857–May 1862
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Dyffryn, Conwy, Anglesey, and Monmouthshire Conferences, Wales
    • Start Date: 1857
    • Departed From Field: 18 May 1862
    • Mission type: Proselytizing

    Stories and Documents

    Mormon Missionary Diaries, Brigham Young University.

    Three journals spanning 1861 to 1862.

    First Presidency missionary calls and recommendations, 1877-1918, Church History Library.

    Letter dated 27 September 1880 explaining his reasons for declining a mission to the Southern States.

    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel.

    He traveled in the Ansil P. Harmon Company in 1862 as he emigrated to Utah after his mission.

    Index to the British Mission manuscript history and historical reports, 1841-1971, Church History Library.

    See this index for multiple entries for him that are found in the mission history.

    British Mission history, 1841-1971, Church History Library.

    See the index for entries on his service.


    Welsh convert to the Church. He married Emma Jemina Hughes in 1861 and emigrated to Utah in 1862 where he ran a prosperous store in Rush Valley, Utah. His mother's name is alternatively spelled Rebecka.