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Bautista, Margarito, 1878-1961



  • Existence: 1878-1961

biographical statement


Primitive revolution: restorationist religion and the idea of the Mexican Revolution, 1940-1968, via WWW, April 7, 2014 (born on June 10, 1878; bilingual; visited by two Mormon missionaries; moved north to Arizona; served as a missionary; candidate for the Mexican Mission Presidency under the Third Convention; fell away; wrote many pamphlets; died at the age of 83 in 1961.) (

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Margarito Bautista papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8426
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials pertaining to the life of Margarito Bautista and his church La Plentitude del Reino de Dios. Includes his journals, his proselyting pamphlets, material from the third convention, material from the current La Plentitude del Reino de Dios church, pamphlets from the LDS church, journals from Alma de Olarte (his secretary), and a military handbook that was printed in 1920. Material from the current church includes meeting minutes. The people involved are from small...

Nelson B. Wadsworth papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1772
Scope and Contents Handwritten notes on the Church of the Firstborn of the Fulness of Times, photocopies of typewritten notes and letters from Margarito Bautista to John Butchereit, Church of the Firstborn tracts and the periodical, "Ensign" (1961-1965), one copy of "Mtn West" (1979) which contains an article on the John Singer family, and miscellaneous documents.