Fielding, Amos 

Biography

16 July 17921–5 Aug. 1875.2 Clerk, matchmaker, surveyor.3 Born in Lancashire, England.4 Son of Matthew Fielding and Mary Cooper.5 Christened Anglican.6 Immigrated to U.S., 1811; returned to Lancashire, by 1829.7 Married Mary Haydock, 28 June 1829, in Eccleston, Lancashire.8 Baptized into LDS church and ordained an elder, fall 1837.9 Resided in Liverpool, Lancashire, 1841.10 Served as church agent in Liverpool.11 Led group of Latter-day Saints to Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois, 1842.12 Member of Nauvoo Masonic Lodge.13 Admitted to Council of Fifty, 11 Mar. 1844.14 Migrated to Salt Lake City, 1854.15 Died in Salt Lake City.16