About Micah Baldwin Welton
"...Welton, Micah Baldwin. Son of Eliakim Welton and Loly Barnes. Born 13 August 1794 in Watertown, Litchfield County, Connecticut. Residing in Portage County by 1831. Married Wealthy Upson. Later married Keziah. Known children: Sarah Elizabeth and Rachel. Baptized 23 June 1831 at Northampton, Ohio, by John Smith (not the Prophet’s uncle). Ordained priest by Oliver Cowdery 25 October 1831 at Orange, Ohio. Ordained elder 17 November 1831 by Reynolds Cahoon. Appointed to preach gospel with Eden Smith 25 January 1832. Residing in Clay County, Missouri, 1836. After Mormon expulsion from Missouri, located in Pike County, Illinois, 1839. Ordained seventy on or before 6 May 1839 at Quincy, Illinois. Member of Third Quorum of Seventy in Nauvoo. Appointed to preach in Kentucky April 1844. Received endowment in Nauvoo Temple 29 January 1846. [Cook]..."
SOURCE: BYU Studies Biographical Register. http://byustudies.byu.edu/Resources/BioAlpha/MBRegisterW.aspx