Pioneering Members

    In 1931, James and Elizabeth Wallis arrived in the British Mission to strengthen the Church and fulfil a unique mission.

    I present this story as told by my ancestor George Budd for faith-promoting purposes, and hope that all who read it will be impressed

    At age fourteen, Robert, a native of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, secured an apprenticeship as a moulder. 

    My great grandmother, Mary Ann Owen, was the first of my family to join the Church, in 1903 in Birmingham

    WWII veteran, footballer, playwriter/producer, businessman and first Stake President in Sunderland