- This article is about the Welsh-American Latter-day Saint missionary and pioneer. For the unrelated American Latter-day Saint pioneer and missionary of a similar name, see 'Daniel Webster Jones . For other persons named Dan Jones or Daniel Jones, see Daniel Jones.
(August 4, 1810 — January 3, 1862) (often referred to as Captain Dan Jones
) was an influential Welsh missionary of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Jones is well known for having heard the "final prophecy" of Joseph Smith, Jr., namely, that Jones would fulfill a mission to Wales before he died.