Find Your Relatives
Find Your Relatives
Images of Wilford's Family

Discover Your Relatives in Wilford Woodruff's Papers

with the help of

Day in the Life

Apr 6, 1877

Journal Entry

April 06, 1877 ~ Friday

6th April The Annuall Conference of the Church of
Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints met in the Temple
[FIGURE 16] of the Lord at 10 oclok today Prayer By D. H. Wells
who offered the dedication Prayer G Q Cannon spoke
one Hour and 10 Minuts President Young 10 Minuts He said
all the property that we could call our own was our
time and talents the rest belongs to the Lord

People

Browse people Wilford Woodruff mentioned on this day in his journal.

Young, Brigham
1 Jun 1801 - 29 Aug 1877
3317 mentions
Apostle, Family
Wells, Daniel Hanmer
27 Oct 1814 - 24 Mar 1891
774 mentions
Apostle
Cannon, George Quayle
11 Jan 1827 - 12 Apr 1901
2017 mentions
Apostle

Places

Browse places mentioned in Wilford Woodruff's journal entry on this day.

Events

View selected events in the two months surrounding this date in Wilford Woodruff's life.

Wilford receives revelation authorizing proxy ordinances for his family by non-relatives.
In honor of Wilford's 70th birthday, 154 women serve as proxies in ordinances for his deceased female relatives.
Wilford and others finished writing down the ceremonies and temple procedures.
Wilford resigns as President of the Deseret Agricultural and Manufacturing Society after 15 years.

Apr 6, 1877