Charles W. Penrose

Charles William Penrose (February 4, 1832 – May 16, 1925) was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1904 to 1911. Penrose was also a member of the First Presidency, serving as a counselor to church presidents Joseph F. Smith and Heber J. Grant from 1911 until his death.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 4, 1832 (London), Died May 16, 1925

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1923

Roles Represented in DAHR: author

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 98050 12-in. 11/10/1922 O ye mountains high Lucy Gates Soprano vocal solo, with male quartet and orchestra author  
Columbia 98067 12-in. 3/31/1923 O ye mountains high Lucy Gates Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  


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