Grampa Bill's General Authority Pages
LeGrand R. Curtis Jr. LeGrand R. Curtis Jr.

1952 - living

  • Born 1952 Ogden, Utah
  • Baptized as a child; Aaronic Priesthood as a youth; Melchizedek Priesthood as a young adult
  • Missionary to Italy
  • Married Jane Cowan 1974; five children
  • Bachelor's Economics, BYU, 1975; Juris Doctor, U of Michigan, 1978
  • Attorney and partner in the law firm of Manning Curtis, Bradshaw & Bednar
  • Bishop, High Councilor, Stake President's Counselor, Stake President, and Area Seventy
  • President of Italy Padova Mission (1998-2001)
  • First Quorum of the Seventy 2011 - present

    Does his name sound familiar? Yes, it does. Elder Curtis is the son of Elder LeGrand R, Curtis Sr, a member of the Second Quorum.

    Elder LeGrand R. Curtis, Jr. was sustained a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on April 2, 2011, at age 58. At the time of his call, he had been serving as a member of the Fifth Quorum of the Seventy in the Utah Salt Lake City Area.

    Elder Curtis received a bachelor's degree in economics from Brigham Young University in 1975. Then in 1978 he received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Michigan. His career includes work as an attorney and partner in the law firm of Manning Curtis, Bradshaw & Bednar.

    Over the years, Elder Curtis has served in numerous Church callings, including full-time missionary in Italy, bishop, high councilor, stake president's counselor, stake president, mission president in the Italy Padova Mission (1998-2001), and Area Seventy.

    LeGrand Raine Curtis, Jr. was born in Ogden, Utah, on August 1, 1952. He married Jane Cowan in January 1974. They are the parents of five children and reside in Salt Lake City, Utah

   "General Authorities: Elder LeGrand R. Curtis Jr.," Official Church Biography
    "Elder LeGrand R. Curtis, Jr.," LDS Genesis Group Web Site

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