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    William Young Black

    British

    • Called: 6 July 1840
    • End Date: September 1840
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Priest
    • Called From: Manchester, England
    • Notes: Served with Elder John Taylor to introduce the Gospel in Ireland.

    British

    • Called: 6 October 1840
    • Released: October 1842
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Priesthood office: Priest
    • Called From: Manchester, England
    • Notes: Ordained an Elder on 7 April 1841.

    Stories and Documents

    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, William Young Black

    Black, William Young Birth Date: 20 August 1784 Death Date: 28 January 1873 James Pace Company (1850), Age 65

    Black, Henry J., "Biographical sketch of William Young Black," Wayne S. Hintz, Taylorsville, Utah, 1958, M270.1 B628b, Church History Library.