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Lorenzo Snow

chuch administrator and state legislator

Lorenzo Snow, American chuch administrator and state legislator. Member Utah legislature (serving in each house), 1852-1882.

Background

Snow, Lorenzo was born on April 3, 1814 in Mantau, Portage County, Ohio, United States. Son of Oliver and Rosetta Leonora (Pettibone) Snow.

Education

Studied Ravenna, Ohio, schools and Oberlin College.

Career

President of the Twelve, Apr. President of the Temple, 1893-1898. President Mormon Church, elected Sept.

Works

  • Author: The Italian Mission. The Only Way to Be Saved. The Voice of Joseph

  • The Palestine Tourists.

    Translated Book of Mormon into Italian.

Membership

Member Utah legislature (serving in each house), 1852-1882.

Connections

father:
Oliver Snow

mother:
Rosetta Leonora (Pettibone) Snow