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    Lorin Farr Sr.

    Wisconsin

    • 1842–Unknown
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Wisconsin
    • Start Date: 1842
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
    • Set apart by: Joseph Smith

    Eastern States

    • Departed From Home: 10 April 1843
    • End Date: November 1844
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

    British

    • Set Apart: October 1870
    • Arrived At Home: 11 November 1871
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Ogden, Weber, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: Daniel H Wells

    Stories and Documents

    Historical Department Journal History of the Church, 10 April 1843.

    At a special conference held in Nauvoo, Illinois, Lorin Farr was called to serve a mission in Connecticut.

    Temple Records Index Bureau, comp., Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 977.343/N1 K29c, p. 18, Family History Library.

    Nauvoo Restoration, comp., High Priests of Nauvoo and Early Salt Lake City, M251.33, p. 45, Church History Library.

    Ordained a High Priest by Charles C. Rich, 15 Dec 1844, Nauvoo, Illinois.Source: HP Rec, Qrm Organized in Nauvoo, 1840, LDS Arc.Enrolled in HP Quorum, Salt Lake City, 23 Apr 1848Source: HP Qrm Rec, Organized 23 Apr 1848, SLC, Utah, LDS Arc

    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travels Database, Lorin Farr.

    Daniel Spencer/Ira Eldredge Company (1847)Departed: 17 Jun 1847Arrived: 19-22 Sep 1847

    Lorin Farr papers, 1860-1908, MS 15065, Church History Library Journals.

    Journal, 1894 March 15-1897 January 19Farr's Family

    Lorin Farr papers, 1860-1908, MS 15065, Church History Library Journals.

    Journal, 1899 October 3-1902 March 30Farr's Family

    Lorin Farr papers, 1860-1908, MS 15065, Church History Library Journals.

    Journal, 1903 December 11-1906 October 27Farr's Family

    "Lorin Farr", General Epistles, Church History Library