Ammon (BofM)

Ammon was a son of Mosiah who initially sought to destroy the Church. After repenting, he chose to serve a mission to the Lamanites and helped convert many souls to Christ. He is a scriptural figure in the Book of Mormon referred to in a letter written to Wilford Woodruff.

Ammon (BofM), Wilford Woodruff Papers (, accessed 3 Feb. 2024). Ammon, Son of Mosiah, “Guide to the Scriptures,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,(, accessed 3 Feb. 2024). Note: It appears that Mary Ellen Harris Abel Kimball accidentally combined another Book of Mormon story with the story of Ammon when she mentioned him.