James, Samuel 

Biography

18141–Apr. 1876.2 Bible agent.3 Born in Washington Co., Pennsylvania.4 Baptized into LDS church.5 Ordained a high priest and appointed to high council in Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio, 13 Jan. 1836.6 Received elder’s license, 30 Mar. 1836, at Kirtland.7 Married Maria Evans, 6 Jan. 1841, at Montrose, Lee Co., Iowa Territory.8 Appointed to serve mission to England, 11 May 1843.9 Admitted to Council of Fifty, 19 Mar. 1844. Followed Sidney Rigdon after death of JS.10 Lived at Jefferson Co., Ohio, 1850–1870.11 Died at Steubenville, Jefferson Co.12