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James Stephens Brown

Tahitian

Society Islands
  • Departed From Home: 2 October 1849
  • Arrived In Field: 24 May 1850
  • Departed From Field: 26 November 1852
  • Mission type: Proselytizing
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Priesthood office: Seventy
  • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Deseret, United States

British

  • Set Apart: 25 April 1860
  • Arrived At Home: 1 October 1862
  • Mission type: Proselytizing
  • Marital Status: Plurally Married
  • Priesthood office: Seventy
  • Quorum: 54th
  • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
  • Set apart by: W. Woodruff

Through the Territory

  • October 1869–Unknown
  • Age Called: 41
  • Through the Territory
  • Set Apart: 19 October 1869
  • Mission type: Proselytizing
  • Marital Status: Plurally Married
  • Priesthood office: Seventy
  • Quorum: 54th
  • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
  • Set apart by: Geo Q. Cannon

United States

  • April 1872–Unknown
  • Age Called: 43
  • United States
  • Set Apart: 10 April 1872
  • Mission type: Proselytizing
  • Marital Status: Plurally Married
  • Priesthood office: Seventy
  • Quorum: 54th
  • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
  • Set apart by: John Taylor

Navaho Indians

  • October 1875–Unknown
  • Age Called: 47
  • Navaho Indians
  • Set Apart: 11 October 1875
  • Mission type: Proselytizing
  • Marital Status: Plurally Married
  • Priesthood office: Seventy
  • Quorum: 54th
  • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
  • Set apart by: O. Pratt

Tahitian

Society Islands
  • Set Apart: 8 April 1892
  • Arrived In Field: 1 June 1892
  • Departed From Field: 8 July 1893
  • Mission type: Proselytizing
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Priesthood office: Seventy
  • Quorum: 54th
  • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
  • Set apart by: F. M. Lyman

Stories and Documents

James S. Brown diary and journal typescripts, 1875 September-1876 April, Church History Library.

Account of his missionary labors among the Indians located in Arizona and New Mexico.

James S. Brown, Giant of the Lord: The life of a Pioneer (Salt Lake City: Bookcraft Inc., 1960)

French-Polynesian Mission history, 1843-1978, Church History Library.

See the index in volume 2 part 1 for entries on his service.

"James Stephens Brown," Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel.

He captained a company as he returned from missionary service in 1862.

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