About Asa Dodds
Asa Dodds, b. 1793 in New York. A mason by trade. Baptized and ordained to the priesthood before January 1832. Joined Orson Pratt on a mission to Ohio from Missouri October 1831. Stopped in Indiana. Ordained high priest by Hyrum Smith February 2, 1832. Residing in Farmington, Trumball County, Ohio, 1850.
SOURCE: Revelations of the Prophet Joseph Smith (Lyndon W. Cook, Seventies Mission Bookstore, 1981) 2ed., 1985, Deseret Book. page, 154