Chronology of Church and World History


 

Church

 

World

1832

First Presidency organized.

   

1833

Expulsion from Jackson County, Missouri.

   

1835

Council of the Twelve and First Quorum of Seventy organized.

   

1836

Kirtland Temple dedicated. (Visitations of Christ, Moses, Elias, Elijah.)

   

1837

First missionaries sent to British Isles.

1837

Financial and economic panic in U.S.A.

1839

Mormon settlement of Nauvoo, Illinois.

1839– 1842

Opium War, Britain-China.

1841

Orson Hyde dedicates Palestine for gathering of Jews.

   

1842

Relief Society organized.

   

1844

Joseph Smith and Hyrum Smith martyred.

1844

Telegraph first used.