David Oman McKay (1873-1970)

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Alternate Names David O. McKay
Birth 8 September 1873
Huntsville, Utah Territory, United States
Marriage Emma Ray Riggs, 2 January 1901
Death 18 January 1970
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah, United States
Gender Male
Religious Influence The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Callings Counselor in the First Presidency, 11 Oct 1934 - 14 May 1945, 21 May 1945 - 4 Apr 1951
President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, 8 Aug 1950 - 9 Apr 1951
President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 9 Apr 1951 - 18 Jan 1970
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Wikipedia David O. McKay

Published Works

  • Gospel Ideals: Selections from the Discourses of David O. McKay (1953)
  • Cherished Experiences from the Writings of President David O. McKay, compiled by Clare Middlemiss (1955)
  • Pathways to Happiness, compiled by Llewelyn R. McKay (1957)
  • Home Memories of President David O. McKay, compiled by Llewelyn R. McKay (1959)
  • Secrets of a Happy Life, compiled by Llewelyn R. McKay (1960)
  • Treasures of Life, compiled by Clare M. Middlemiss (1962)
  • Ancient Apostles (1964)
  • True to the Faith: From the Sermons and Discourses of David O. McKay, compiled by Llewelyn R. McKay (1966)
  • Man May Know for Himself: Teachings of President David O. McKay, compiled by Clare Middlemiss (1967)
  • Stepping Stones to an Abundant Life, compiled by Llewelyn R. McKay (1971)
  • "My Young Friends...": President McKay Speaks to Youth (1973)
  • What E'er Thou Art Act Well Thy Part: The Mission Diaries of David O. McKay, edited by Stan Larson and Patricia Larson (1999)
  • Teachings of Presidents of the Church: David O. McKay (2004)

Bibliography

Primary Sources

Secondary Sources

  • Morrill, Jeanette McKay. Highlights from the Life of President David O. McKay. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1966.
  • Prince, Gregory and Wright, William Robert. David O. McKay and the Rise of Modern Mormonism. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2005.

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