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Apr 11, 1877

Journal Entry

April 11, 1877 ~ Wednesday

[FIGURE 4] [FIGURE 7] [FIGURE 7] ^11^ B. Hardy & wife and Josiah Hardy & wife
Adopted to me to day the first Persons Ever Adopted
^[FIGURE 1]^ to me ion Earth I gave Seconed Anointings
to 15 Persons we gave Endowments to 130.
E Snow sealed 20 couple, B Young 6, Baptised 577
Ordained 49 Elders ^Phebe got Endowments for G. G. M. Dinah W Woodruff
Bulah for Sarah Eacock^

People

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Woodruff, Beulah Augusta Beatie
19 Jul 1851 - 13 Jan 1905
253 mentions
Family
Young, Brigham
1 Jun 1801 - 26 Aug 1877
3314 mentions
Apostle, Family
Hardy, Caroline Bacon Rogers
16 Sep 1806 - 21 Nov 1898
5 mentions
Woodruff, Dinah Woodford
1 Mar 1754 - 12 Jun 1825
21 mentions
Family
Snow, Erastus
9 Nov 1818 - 27 May 1888
645 mentions
Apostle
45 mentions
Woodruff, Phebe Whittemore Carter
8 Mar 1807 - 10 Nov 1885
1557 mentions
Family
Hardy, Samuel Brocklebank
21 Sep 1804 - 9 Sep 1899
46 mentions

Events

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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 11, 1877