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    David Brinton

    Eastern States

    • Set Apart: 23 April 1857
    • Arrived At Home: 21 June 1858
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Big Cottonwood, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Notes: Set apart by Wilford Woodruff. He was baptized June 12, 1840, ordained a Seventy in Oct. 1845 and a high priest Nov. 15, 1856. he died May 17, 1878 at Big Cottonwood, Salt Lake County, Utah, (Sev. Rec. C p 24.) Journal History of Feb 22, Apr 9, 22, 23, May 10, June 13, 27. 1857)

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    • Set Apart: 8 May 1870
    • End Date: 4 July 1872
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Priesthood: H P
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: C C Rich

    Stories and Documents

    Historical Department Journal History of the Church, 22 February 1857.

    Feb 22, 1857 pg 7 Call to Europe. Alternate mission to United States.

    Temple Records Index Bureau, comp., Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 977.343/N1 K29c, p. 72, Family History Library.

    Nauvoo Restoration Inc., comp., Nauvoo Seventies list, vol. 1, A-F, 48, Church History Library.

    Residence in Utah and Nauvoo; Ordained a Seventy in October 1845 and a High Priest Nov. 15, 1856; (70s Rec. 9 Qrm 1844-45, LDS arc, pg 7: 2nd List 1850s pg 20-29 3rd list, c1850s pg 33-34)

    Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia, Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941, 4:84.

    3rd Bishop of Big Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah; participated in plural marriage;

    Historical Department Journal History of the Church, 22 April 1857.

    April 22,pg 1 Set apart for mission to the States by Wilford Woodruff.

    Notes

    Journal History of February 22, pg 7, April 9, 22, 23, May 10, pg 4, June 13, 27. Baptized by Lorenzo D. Barnes.