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The Wallace Toronto Foundation

I’ve recently become aware of the Wallace Toronto Foundation. Wally, as he was known, was the Mission President of the Czeckoslovakia Mission for more than 32 years, up until his death in 1967. The Wallace Toronto Foundation’s website is located … Continue reading

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Histories and Biographies Now Posted.

During a recent gathering of the legacy officers of this organization, (Jim, John & Carolyn, and Joe Toronto who’ve been in place since the 1980’s) it was agreed to try to re-energize the organization, establish a website and start posting … Continue reading

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Giuseppe Efisio Taranto

What follows here is the Biography of Giuseppe Efisio Taranto commonly known as Joseph Toronto. He was an Italian sailor who ran a small business in Boston harbor selling supplies to ships. It was here that he met the Mormon … Continue reading

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