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    Amanda Inez Knight


    • Set Apart: 1 April 1898
    • Arrived In Field: 21 April 1898
    • Departed From Field: 19 May 1900
    • Arrived At Home: 11 June 1900
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Served with companion: Lucy Jane Brimhall Jean Clara Holbrook Eliza Chipman
    • Called From: Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
    • Set apart by: Edward Partridge
    • Notes: She was one of the first two single women to serve full-time missions. She had planned to travel to England in 1898 to sight-see and to visit her brother Ray, who was serving a mission there, with her friend Lucy Jane Brimhall. Their bishop recommended that the two young women be called to serve as missionaries.

    Stories and Documents

    Mormon Missionary Diaries, Brigham Young University.

    A single journal recounting her mission experiences and spannind 1898-1899.

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

    See the index above for entires on her service.