?–? Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and ordained an elder, by 4 Feb. 1831. Accompanied Orson Pratt on mission from Missouri to Indiana, where he remained while Pratt went on to Ohio, 1831. Appointed to serve mission to the West with Calves Wilson, Jan. 1832. Resided near Fayette, Howard Co., Missouri, by Feb. 1833. Moved to Paris, Henry Co., Tennessee, by May 1835.