LDS History, Jan 25, 1900

-- Jan 25, 1900
U.S. House of Representatives denied B. H. Roberts his seat. (1)

-- During 1900 January
[Apostle John Henry Smith] Goes to Washington, D.C., to oppose an anti-polygamy amendment to the U.S. Constitution. (2)

-- Feb 1, 1900
[Lucy Mack Smith] Katharine Smith Salisbury dies. (3)

-- Feb 27, 1900
[Apostle Rudger Clawson] Visits 350-year-old Catholic church at Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. (4)

-- Mar 21, 1900
[U.S. Religious History] After the death of founder Dwight L. Moody, the Bible Institute for Home and Foreign Missions changed its name to Moody Bible Institute. (5)

-- Mar 26, 1900
[U.S. Religious History] Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise, founder of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations and the Hebrew Union College, died. (5)

-- Apr 2, 1900
[Apostle Rudger Clawson] Attends birthday gathering for President Lorenzo Snow at Salt Lake temple annex. (4)

-- Apr 8, 1900
[Quorum of the Twelve] Reed Smoot ordained. (6)

-- Jul 14, 1900
[Apostle Rudger Clawson] Attends meeting at president's office concerning liquidation of Utah Loan and Trust Company. (4)

-- Dec 31, 1900
At the end of the 19th century, the Church had 283,765 members, 43 stakes, 20 missions, 967 units [wards and branches], and 4 operating temples. (7)

-- 1900
Church Membership at end of year: 283,765
New Converts : 12,084
Percent Change from previous year: 4.45% (8)

[David O McKay] Appointed to Weber Stake Sunday School Board. (9)

[Joseph Smith] April 8 - Reed Smoot is ordained an apostle. (10)

1 - Hemidakaota, "Church Chronology from 1800-2000,"
2 - White, Jean Bickmore, Church, State, and Politics, p.xviii, A John Henry Smith Chronology
3 - Anderson, Lavina Fielding, Editor, Lucy's Book: A Critical Edition of Lucy Mack Smith's Family Memoir, 2001, Signature Books
4 - Larsen, Stan (editor), A Ministry of Meetings:The Apostolic Diaries of Rudger Clawson, Significant Mormon Diaries Series No. 6, A Rudger Clawson Chronology, Signature Books in association with Smith Research Associates, Salt Lake City 1993
5 - Cline, Austin, History of American Religion: Timeline,
6 - Wikipedia, Chronology of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles (LDS Church),
7 - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, United Kingdom, "On This Day,"
8 - Wikipedia, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Membership History,
9 - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Teachings of Presidents of the Church: David O McKay, Salt Lake City, Utah
10 - Wikipedia, 20th Century (Mormonism),
Mormon History Timeline /Chronology