A. G. Daniells

Male, Deceased Person

1858 – 1935


Who was A. G. Daniells?

Arthur Grosvenor Daniells was a Seventh-day Adventist minister and administrator, most notably the longest serving president of the General Conference. He began to work for the church in Texas in 1878 with Robert M. Kilgore and also served as secretary to James and Ellen White for one year, and later worked as an evangelist. In 1886 he was called to New Zealand, and was one the pioneers of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the South Pacific. Daniells had astounding success through his dynamic preaching and on October 15, 1887, he opened the first Seventh-day Adventist church in New Zealand at Ponsonby. While there he served as president of the New Zealand Conference, and of the Australia Conference. Later, he became the president of the Australasia Union Conference before becoming president of General Conference in 1901 and served as president until 1922.

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Sep 28, 1858
West Union
Apr 18, 1935

on July 23, 2013


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