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    Robert Francis Neslen

    British

    • Departed From Home: November 1852
    • Arrived At Home: January 1853
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: England
    • Notes: Local mission to counties of Norfolk and Suffolk.

    British

    • Departed From Home: 7 May 1855
    • Departed From Field: 21 January 1858
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

    New Jersey and Connecticut

    • January 1858–June 1858
    • Age Called: 25
    • New Jersey and Connecticut
    • Departed From Home: 21 January 1858
    • Arrived At Home: 17 June 1858
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Called From: England
    • Notes: On his return to the States in 1858 from his mission in England, he was appointed to labor in New Jersey and Connecticut until he was instructed to return to England. Only served about a month.

    British

    • Arrived In Field: 17 June 1858
    • Departed From Field: 11 April 1859
    • Arrived At Home: 15 September 1859
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Called From: Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Notes: 1858 Appointed to return to England and he labored in Glasgow conference, Scotland and presided over it.

    British

    • Set Apart: 8 May 1870
    • Departed From Field: 21 June 1871
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Plurally Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 36th
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: O Pratt
    • Notes: Labored in London conference and presided over it. Visited all conferences in British Mission.

    Salt Lake City

    • 1874–Unknown
    • Age Called: Unknown
    • Salt Lake City
    • Start Date: 1874
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Notes: Labored as a home missionary 1874, for many years

    British

    • Set Apart: 16 April 1890
    • Mission type: Genealogy
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Set apart by: F D Richards

    Stories and Documents

    Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959, Vol. 1, p. 17, line 724.

    Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959, Vol. 2, p. 19, line 724.

    Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959, Vol. 1, p. 105, line 83.

    Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959, Vol. 2, p. 113, line 83.

    Historical Department journal history of the Church, 23 August 1835, p. 1.

    On May 7, a group of missionaries, including Robert F. Neslin departed Salt Lake City.

    British Mission history 1841-1971, LR 1140 2, image 55, Church History Library.

    Arrival in Liverpool: September 1857 Arrival in Liverpool: 17 January 1858 Departure: 11 April 1859

    The Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star, 17:554, September 1, 1855.

    R. F. Neslin and others arrived from New York.

    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travels Database, Robert Francis Neslen.

    Neslen, Robert FrancisBirth Date: 10 December 1832Death Date: 3 June 1912Claudius V. Spencer Company (1853), Age 20Robert F. Neslen Company (1859), Age 26

    Notes

    Alternative name: Robert Francis Neslin.