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    James McGaw

    Indiana

    • September 1842–1844
    • Age Called: 19
    • Indiana
    • Departed From Home: 4 September 1842
    • End Date: 1844
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder

    Texas

    • December 1848–1850
    • Age Called: 25
    • Texas
    • Arrived In Field: 11 December 1848
    • End Date: 1850
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy

    Texas

    • May 1851–1851
    • Age Called: 27
    • Texas
    • Departed From Home: 20 May 1851
    • Arrived In Field: 17 October 1851
    • End Date: 1851
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy

    Texas

    • April 1854–April 1855
    • Age Called: 30
    • Texas
    • Called: 8 April 1854
    • Departed From Field: April 1855
    • Transferred To New Oleans: 15 November 1854
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy

    Cherokee Nation

    • July 1855–1856
    • Age Called: 31
    • Cherokee Nation
    • Departed From Home: 21 July 1855
    • End Date: 1856
    • Mission type: Proselytizing

    British

    • Set Apart: 1 May 1865
    • Arrived In Field: 11 August 1865
    • Departed From Field: 4 June 1868
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Ogden, United States
    • Set apart by: F D Richards

    Stories and Documents

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

    Entry for 11 December 1848 states that he passed through New Orleans en route to Texas.

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

    Entry for 17 October 1851 states that he arrived in Grimes County, Texas.

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

    Entry for 8 April 1854 states that he was called during a conference on a mission to the United States.

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

    See the index above for entries on his service.

    European Mission Register of Missionaries, 1854-1931, Church History Library.

    He signed in to the European Mission on 11 August 1865.