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    Thomas Day


    • Called: 7 April 1845
    • Departed From Field: 18 February 1850
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Elder
    • Called From: Manchester, England
    • Set apart by: Wilford Woodruff
    • Notes: He was a local missionary.

    Salmon River

    • Departed From Home: 28 March 1856
    • Arrived In Field: 15 May 1856
    • Departed From Field: 28 March 1858
    • Arrived At Home: 11 April 1858
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 2nd
    • Called From: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
    • Notes: Thomas was one of three missionaries who followed Heber C Kimball's counsel to marry the local Native American girls.

    Stories and Documents

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

    See the index above for entries on his service.

    Thomas Day autobiography, circa 1891, Church History Library.

    Includes account of his missionary service in England.

    Salmon River Mission journal, 1855-1858, Church History Library.

    Includes information on his service in the mission.

    Names of Missionaries at Limhi in the winter of 1857 & 1858: MS 1155, Church History Library

    List of those who were at the Salmon River Mission at Limhi, Idaho in 1857-1858.