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Adam S. Bennion

Born: Dec 2, 1886

Death: Feb 11, 1958

Birthplace: Taylorsville

Nationality: United States

Adam S. Bennion

Date of Birth : Dec 2, 1886
Date of Death : Feb 11, 1958
Birth Place : Taylorsville

Adam Samuel Bennion was a leader in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Born in Taylorsville, Utah Territory, Bennion received degrees from the University of Utah, Columbia University, and the University of California. He also studied at the University of Chicago. He became a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles on April 9, 1953, filling a vacancy caused by the death of John A. Widtsoe. Bennion served less than five years in the Quorum of the Twelve before his death. He was replaced in the Quorum by Hugh B. Brown.

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