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    Amasa Mason Lyman

    Ohio and Virginia

    • August 1832–1833
    • Age Called: 19
    • Ohio and Virginia
    • Departed From Home: 24 August 1832
    • Arrived At Home: 1833
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
    • Notes: Journal History of Aug. 24, 1832.

    New York

    • March 1833–1833
    • Age Called: 19
    • New York
    • Departed From Home: 12 March 1833
    • End Date: 1833
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Notes: Called on a mission March 12, 1833, he labored in New York, etc., with William F. Cahoon as a companion. Journal History of Mar 23, Apr 16, May 1, 1833

    Missouri to Ohio

    • December 1834–May 1835
    • Age Called: 21
    • Missouri to Ohio
    • Departed From Home: 23 December 1834
    • Arrived At Home: 26 May 1835
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
    • Notes: Traveling from Clay county, Missouri, to Kirtland, Ohio, preached the Gospel on the way and held many meetings. Journal History of December 23, 1834

    United States

    • August 1834–1834
    • Age Called: 21
    • United States
    • Called: 6 August 1834
    • End Date: 1834
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
    • Notes: Volunteered his services as a missionary Aug. 6 1834; Horace Cowan was appointed to labor with him. Journal History of Aug. 6, 7, 1834.

    New York

    • 1835–May 1835
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • New York
    • Departed From Home: 1835
    • Arrived At Home: May 1835
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
    • Notes: Journal History of June, 1835

    New York, Pennsylvania

    • 1836–Unknown
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • New York, Pennsylvania
    • Departed From Home: 1836
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, United States
    • Notes: Labored in New York and Pennsylvana with Nathan Tanner as a missionary companion. Journal History of Apr. 5, 1836

    Iowa

    • 1841–1841
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Iowa
    • Departed From Home: 1841
    • End Date: 1841
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
    • Notes: Labored in different parts of Iowa, together with Lyman Wight and George Miller. Journal History of March 15, 1841

    United States

    • April 1841–1841
    • Age Called: 28
    • United States
    • Departed From Home: 9 April 1841
    • End Date: 1841
    • Mission type: Other
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
    • Notes: Called at a general conference of the Church held at Nauvoo, Illinois, April 9, 1841, to travel extensively to collect means for the building of the Nauvoo temple. Journal History of April 9, 1841

    Eastern States

    • Departed From Home: 10 September 1842
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
    • Notes: Accompanied Heber C. Kimball and George A. Smith on a mission to Eastern States. Journal History of Sept. 10, 11 and Nov 4, 1842.

    Indiana

    • April 1844–June 1844
    • Age Called: 31
    • Indiana
    • Called: 15 April 1844
    • Arrived At Home: 1 July 1844
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Served with children
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
    • Notes: Journal History of April 15, 24, June 3, 20, and July 31, 1844. Biographical Encyclopedia 1:96 stated he took his family.

    Eastern States

    • Departed From Home: 28 December 1847
    • End Date: 1848
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Called From: Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    • Notes: Called to accompany Orson Hyde and Ezra T. Benson on a mission to the Eastern States. Journal History of Dec. 6, and 28, 1847.

    California

    • November 1848–1849
    • Age Called: 35
    • California
    • Called: 26 November 1848
    • End Date: 1849
    • Mission type: Other
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Notes: Journal History of Nov 26, 1848

    Western Coast

    • April 1849–Unknown
    • Age Called: 36
    • Western Coast
    • Departed From Home: 12 April 1849
    • Mission type: Other
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Deseret, United States
    • Notes: Journal History of Apr 8, 12, Oct. 6, 7, 1849

    California

    • March 1851–December 1852
    • Age Called: 37
    • California
    • Departed From Home: 4 March 1851
    • Arrived At Home: 19 December 1852
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Notes: Feb. 23, Mar 4, Dec. 10, 1851

    San Bernardino, California

    • September 1856–February 1858
    • Age Called: 43
    • San Bernardino, California
    • Departed From Home: 2 September 1856
    • Arrived At Home: 25 February 1858
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Notes: Journal History of Sept 2, 1856

    British

    • Departed From Home: 30 April 1860
    • Arrived At Home: 16 September 1862
    • Arrived In Field: 28 July 1860
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: President B Young
    • Notes: Biographical Encyclopedia states he was president of the European mission from 1860-1862.

    Illinois

    • August 1841–1841
    • Age Called: 28
    • Illinois
    • Called: 2 August 1841
    • End Date: 1841
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Notes: Labored as a missionary in Illinois, in company with Elisha. H. Groves (Journal History of Aug 2, 1841)

    New York City

    • October 1841–1841
    • Age Called: 28
    • New York City
    • Called: 7 October 1841
    • End Date: 1841
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Notes: Journal History of October 7, 1841

    Emmett's Company

    • Unknown–March 1845
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Emmett's Company
    • Arrived At Home: 15 March 1845
    • Mission type: Other
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve Apostles
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
    • Notes: Journal History of March 15, 1845

    Stories and Documents

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 24 August 1832.

    List includes date of CR 100 160 and Journal History entries(1832-52): Aug 24, 1832; 1833-6 Mar 23, Apr 16, May1, 1833;(1834-49):Aug 6, 7, 1834;(1834-102); Dec 23, 1834; 1835-47: June 1835; (1836-23); Apr 5, 1836;(1836-43): May 10, 1836(1841-5): Mar 15, 1841;(1841-13): April 9, 1841;(1841-39): Aug 2, 1841; (1841-68): Oct 7, 1841;(1842-24): Sept 10, 11, Nov 1842;(1844-313): April 15, 24, June 3, 20, July 31, 1844(1845-61): Mar 15, 1845;(1847-27): Dec 6, 28, 1847;(1848-35): Nov 26, 1848(1849-1): Apr 8, 12, Oct 6, 7 1849;(1851-2): Feb 23, Mar 4, Dec 10, 1851(1856-101): Sept 2, 1856.

    Joseph Smith Papers Biographies, Amasa Mason Lyman.

    Ordained a High Priest by Lyman E. Johnson and Orson Pratt, 11 Dec. 1833, in Elk Creek, Otsego Co., New York. Participated in Camp of Israel expedition to Missouri, 1834. Ordained a seventy by JS, Oliver Cowdery and Sidney Rigdon, May/June 1835. Married Maria Louisa Tanner, 10 June 1835 at Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio. Ordained member of Quorum of the Twelve, 20 Aug. 1842 at Nauvoo. President of European mission, 1860-1862

    Temple Records Index Bureau, comp., Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 977.343/N1 K29c, p. 2, Family History Library.

    Nauvoo Restoration, comp., High Priests of Nauvoo and Early Salt Lake City, M251.33, p. 80, Church History Library.

    Received into High Priest Quorum: 7 Apr 1840: High Priest Rec, Qrm orgnzd at Nauvoo, 1840, LDS Arc.

    Nauvoo Restoration Inc., comp., Nauvoo Seventies list, vol. 2, G-O, 282, Church History Library.

    70s Rec, 1 Qrm, 1835, Joseph young, history of Seventies (1878); 70s Rec. Bk A, LDS Arc. Directed to join quorum of High Priests.

    MS 22808, Church History Library

    "Amasa M Lyman" General Epistles.

    Brief History