Henry Enon Phelps

1828– 1901

Born in Canandaigua, New York; parents were baptized within a year of the organization of the Church; immigrated with family to Utah, 1848; traveled to California in the same company with GQC, 1849; member of Thirtieth Quorum of Seventy (GQC’s quorum); served mission to England, 1855–57; worked in the Church Historian’s Office and as a merchant in Salt Lake City; died in Salt Lake City. (See Esshom, Pioneers and Prominent Men, 1104; Landon, To California in ’49, 185; GQC journal, Apr. 20, 1854.)