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    George Peden Waugh

    British

    • Arrived In Field: 6 April 1844
    • Departed From Field: 28 February 1853
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Edinburgh, Scotland

    Canadian

    • Start Date: 1854
    • Departed From Field: November 1855
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Widower
    • Priesthood office: High Priest

    British

    • Arrived In Field: 30 November 1855
    • Departed From Field: 25 May 1856
    • Assigned To Liverpool Conference: 29 December 1855
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Widower
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Canadian Mission
    • Notes: Called from Canadian Mission to serve in Liverpool. Left on the ship Horizon. Arrived 30th of November on the ship Yorkshire. Sailed from Liverpool bound for Boston as one of three Presidents. One of the other Presidents was Edward Martin.

    Stories and Documents

    British Mission History 1841-1971: LR 1140 2, Church History Library

    Geo. P. Waugh arrived in Liverpool on November 30.

    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travels Database, George Peden Waugh.

    Waugh, George Peden Birth Date: 11 February 1789 Death Date: 29 November 1856 Jacob Gates Company (1853), Age 64 Edward Martin Company (1856), Age 67 In 1856 Waugh was a returning missionary.

    Notes

    He died returning from Great Britain, in Captain Edward Martin's handcart company near the head of Emigration Canyon.