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David F Boone

Associate Professor
Church History and Doctrine

210C JSB
PROVO, UT 84602

Biography

Bio: Born in Jacksonville, Florida as the tenth of fourteen children. Received Eagle in Scouting and graduated from early morning seminary. Served a mission in the California South Mission before returning to studies at Brigham Young University. Master's Degree in American Western History, with an emphasis in LDS Pioneer History. Doctorate in Educational Leadership with emphasis in LDS Academies and Church Education. Married to the former Mary Farnsworth of Beaver Co., Utah, and we are the parents of eight children.

Courses Taught: Doctrine and Covenants, Teachings of the Living Prophets, LDS History, The International Church, Men and Women of Mormondom

Areas of Expertise: Church History in the Southeast and the Southwest; Church Colonization in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Nevada; History of LDS Church Education (Academies); LDS Biography

Areas of Research: Arizona Territorial Prison at Yuma, Cane Creek Massacre in Tennessee, Southern States Mission, Persecution in the Southern States, Missionary Evacuation at Outbreak of World War II, International Church History and LDS Military History.

Teaching Interests

Doctrine and Covenants, Teachings of the Living Prophets, Church History, Missionary Preparation, International Church

Professional Citizenship

  • Guest Speaker, Missionary Work Symposium, - Present

Courses Taught

2020

  • REL C 130 : Section 002
  • REL C 130 : Section 004
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 004

2019

  • REL C 130 : Section 003
  • REL C 130 : Section 005
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 006
  • REL C 130 : Section 001
  • REL C 130 : Section 002
  • REL C 130 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 012

2018

  • REL C 130 : Section 003
  • REL C 130 : Section 005
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 006
  • REL C 130 : Section 001
  • REL C 130 : Section 002
  • REL C 130 : Section 001
  • REL C 130 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 012

2016

  • REL C 393R: Section 001
  • REL C 130 : Section 001
  • REL C 130 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 130 : Section 001
  • REL C 130 : Section 002
  • REL C 130 : Section 001
  • REL C 130 : Section 002
  • REL C 130 : Section 003
  • REL C 130 : Section 004
  • REL C 130 : Section 015

2015

  • REL C 130 : Section 001
  • REL C 130 : Section 002
  • REL C 130 : Section 003
  • REL C 130 : Section 005
  • REL C 130 : Section 013
  • REL C 130 : Section 002
  • REL C 130 : Section 004
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 019

2014

  • REL C 130 : Section 001
  • REL C 130 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 017
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 130 : Section 004
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 008

2013

  • REL C 333 : Section 019
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 006
  • REL C 333 : Section 010
  • REL C 333 : Section 020

2012

  • REL C 393R: Section 004
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 011
  • REL C 333 : Section 021
  • REL C 393R: Section 004
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 004
  • REL C 333 : Section 007
  • REL C 333 : Section 021

2011

  • REL C 393R: Section 005
  • REL C 324 : Section 001
  • REL C 324 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 021
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 344 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 019
  • REL A 211 : Section 002

2010

  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 009
  • REL C 333 : Section 010
  • REL C 333 : Section 021
  • REL C 344 : Section 001
  • REL C 393R: Section 006
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 020

2009

  • REL C 393R: Section 006
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 022
  • REL A 211 : Section 001
  • REL C 393R: Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 344 : Section 002
  • REL C 393R: Section 010
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 026

2008

  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 010
  • REL C 333 : Section 020
  • REL C 344 : Section 001
  • REL C 344 : Section 002
  • REL C 393R: Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 022

2007

  • REL C 393R: Section 005
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 022
  • REL C 393R: Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 393R: Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 022
  • REL A 211 : Section 001

2006

  • REL C 393R: Section 006
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 022
  • REL C 393R: Section 004
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 024
  • REL A 211 : Section 021

2005

  • REL C 393R: Section 001
  • REL C 393R: Section 006
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 005
  • REL C 333 : Section 023
  • REL C 393R: Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 007
  • REL C 393R: Section 004
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 004
  • REL C 333 : Section 025
  • REL A 211 : Section 028

2004

  • REL C 393R: Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 002
  • REL C 333 : Section 022
  • REL C 333 : Section 027
  • REL C 393R: Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 393R: Section 005
  • REL C 333 : Section 001
  • REL C 333 : Section 003
  • REL C 333 : Section 402

Presentations

  • Boone DF. Texas as a Springboard and Thoroughfare of Latter-day Saint Colonization in the West. Mormon History Association. June, 2014.
  • Boone DF. Mississippi Saints: A Unique Odyssey of Southern Pioneers. Religious Studies in Latter-day Saint Church History. June, 2013.
  • Boone DF. Latter-day Prisoners in the Arizona Territorial Prison at Yuma, 1884-5. Presented to donors and interested individuals at the Territorial Prison Museum at the unveiling of a new exhibit featuring the research of the author and the announcement of a book on the same topic that will be available in the near future. October, 2012.
  • Boone DF. Latter-day Prisoners in the Arizona Territorial Prison at Yuma, 1884-5. Presentation to the Press at a reception for the media at the opening of an exhibit of Latter-day Saints who were incarcerated in the Arizona Territorial Prison at Yuma Television and Newspaper agencies were in attendance Newspaper Television coverage came from Yuma, Tempe (Arizona State University), The Deseret News (Salt Lake City, Utah), and picked up in California these are the entities that are currently known. October, 2012.
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