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Apr 16, 1877

Journal Entry

April 16, 1877 ~ Monday

^[FIGURE 16] [FIGURE 4] This is the last time Prest Brigham Young & W Woodruff Ever met [FIGURE 1] on Earth alive^
16. [FIGURE 1] President Young & party left at 9.30 for Salt Lake Brigham
was quite sick I wrote a letter to Henry Dinwoody to
the board of the D. A. & M. Society Resigning my position
as President of that Society having been President of it some
15 years it was a rainy cold day


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Young, Brigham
1 Jun 1801 - 29 Aug 1877
3317 mentions
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Young, Brigham (Jr.)
18 Dec 1836 - 11 Apr 1903
550 mentions


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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 16, 1877