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    George Albert Smith

    Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York

    • June 1835–October 1835
    • Age Called: 17
    • Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York
    • Departed From Home: 5 June 1835
    • Arrived At Home: 5 October 1835
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood: Seventy
    • Notes: Joseph Smith Papers Biographies - location Eastern States, year 1835, companion Lyman Smith Organization of the Seventies p 3 - ordained Seventy 28 February 1835 Joseph Smith Papers Biographies - married 25 July 1841 LDS Biographical Encyclopedia 1:37 - departure date, return date, companion Lyman Smith, married 25 July 1841 FamilySearch - married as of 25 July 1841

    Ohio

    • 1836–Unknown
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Ohio
    • Departed From Home: 1836
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Notes: Journal History 5 Apr 1836 - Cuyahoga, Medina, Wayne, Richmond, Knox Counties, Ohio

    Ohio, Virginia

    • 1837–March 1838
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Ohio, Virginia
    • Departed From Home: 1837
    • Arrived At Home: 25 March 1838
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Notes: Journal History Jul, Sep 1837, 25 Mar 1838 - locations, return date

    Kentucky, Tennessee

    • September 1838–Unknown
    • Age Called: 21
    • Kentucky, Tennessee
    • Departed From Home: 26 September 1838
    • Mission type: Other
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Notes: 1838-13 - "for the purpose of getting means wherewith to assist the Saints... in Missouri" Journal History 26 Sep 1838 p 1-3

    Far West, Missouri

    • April 1839–Unknown
    • Age Called: 21
    • Far West, Missouri
    • Departed From Home: 18 April 1839
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve
    • Notes: Journal History 18 p 3, 21, 26 Apr 1839 - departure date, location, ordained Apostle 26 April 1839

    British

    • Departed From Home: 21 September 1839
    • Departed From Field: 21 April 1841
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve
    • Notes: 1839-34 - preached along the way in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, New York Journal History 21 Sep, 17 Oct, 22 Nov 1839 - Departure date

    Eastern States

    • Departed From Home: 10 September 1842
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve
    • Notes: Journal History 10 p 1, 11 p1 Sep, 4 Nov 1842 - departure dat

    Eastern States

    • Departed From Home: 1843
    • Arrived At Home: 22 October 1843
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve
    • Notes: Journal History 8, 9 (p 2), 13, 17, 27, 30 (p 1) Jul, 5, 6, 21 Aug, 4, 9 (p 1-3) Sep, 3, 22 Oct 1843 - Location, return date

    Michigan

    • May 1844–July 1844
    • Age Called: 26
    • Michigan
    • Departed From Home: 13 May 1844
    • Arrived At Home: July 1844
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve
    • Notes: Journal History 9 (p 1), 13 (p 5), 19 May, 2, 9 (p 1), 16 (p 7), 20 (p 4) Jun, 28 Jul 1844 - departure date, return date, location

    British

    • Departed From Home: 1856
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: Quorum Of The Twelve
    • Notes: JH 8 Jun 1856 JH 22 April 1856 (not listed in 1856-86) disagrees with location and purpose of mission as stated in 1856-86 - alt. location Washington (D.C.), alt. purpose to "urge Utah's claims to be numbered with the Stars [of the National Flag]"

    United States As Delegate To Phil Convention

    • May 1872–July 1872
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • United States As Delegate To Phil Convention
    • Departed From Home: May 1872
    • End Date: 6 July 1872
    • Mission type: Other
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: First Presidency
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

    California As Delegate For Agricultural Society

    • September 1872–September 1872
    • Age Called: 55
    • California As Delegate For Agricultural Society
    • Departed From Home: 9 September 1872
    • End Date: September 1872
    • Mission type: Other
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: First Presidency
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

    Jerusalem

    • October 1872–Unknown
    • Age Called: 55
    • Jerusalem
    • Set Apart: 13 October 1872
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: First Presidency
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: John Taylor

    Holy Land, Canada Great Britain Holland Belgium France Italy Corsu Ionian Isles Egypt Palestine Syria Asia Minor Constantinople Turkey Athens

    • October 1872–June 1873
    • Age Called: 55
    • Holy Land, Canada Great Britain Holland Belgium France Italy Corsu Ionian Isles Egypt Palestine Syria Asia Minor Constantinople Turkey Athens
    • Set Apart: 14 October 1872
    • Arrived At Home: 18 June 1873
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Apostle
    • Quorum: First Presidency
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: Brigham Young

    Stories and Documents

    George A. Smith papers, 1834-1877, Church History Library.

    Collection contains autobiographical writings, correspondence, family papers, and business records that document his life and missionary service.

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

    See the index above for entries on his service.

    Journal history of the Church, 1896-2001, Church History Library

    See the index above for entries on his life and missionary service.

    Temple Records Index Bureau, comp., Nauvoo Temple endowment register: 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 1.

    Copies available at the Church History and Family History Libraries.

    Nauvoo Restoration Inc., comp., Nauvoo Seventies list, vol. 3, P-Z (N.p.: 1990s), 400.

    Copy available at the Church History Library.