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    LeGrand Richards


    Alternate Names

    • Le Grand

    Netherlands

    Netherlands-Belgium
    • Set Apart: 15 April 1905
    • Released: 7 January 1908
    • Arrived At Home: 12 February 1908
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States
    • Set apart by: Brigham H. Roberts

    Netherlands

    Netherlands-Belgium
    • Set Apart: 7 November 1913
    • Departed From Home: 13 November 1913
    • Arrived In Field: 28 November 1913
    • Departed From Field: 20 June 1916
    • Arrived At Home: 10 July 1916
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Served with spouse: Ina Jane Ashton
    • Served with children
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 4th
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
    • Set apart by: George F. Richards

    Eastern States

    • Set Apart: 5 January 1926
    • Departed From Home: 6 January 1926
    • Arrived In Field: 10 January 1926
    • Released: 14 June 1926
    • Arrived At Home: 7 July 1926
    • Mission type: Short-term
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
    • Set apart by: George F. Richards

    Southern States

    • Set Apart: 29 December 1933
    • Called: 26 October 1933
    • Departed From Home: 1 January 1934
    • Arrived In Field: 6 January 1934
    • Released: 19 June 1937
    • Arrived At Home: 23 June 1937
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Served with spouse: Ina Jane Ashton
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
    • Set apart by: Heber J. Grant

    Stories and Documents

    Eastern States Mission history, 1830-1977, Church History Library.

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

    Southern States Mission history, 1832-1964, Church History Library.

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

    "Le Grand Richards," Mormon Migration.

    Notes his travel aboard the "Canada" as he returned home from his missionary service in 1908.