Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    July 17, 1869 of which their Father has laid Their Mother Emma Smith has Taught them lies concerning the work of their Father July 18, 1869 ~ Sunday 18. Sunday I attended Meeting in the Tabernacle D. H. Wells & A. O. Smoot spoke in the Forenoon & A Mr Tiffiny a Methodist Minister spoke in the Afternoon about one Hour followed by President Young 33 Minuts July 19, 1869 ~ Monday to July 23, 1869 ...
    Dates:
    July 18, 1869 July 19, 1869 July 23, 1869 July 24, 1869 July 25, 1869 July 26, 1869 July 30, 1869 July 31, 1869 August 1, 1869
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    April 21 be doing the will of God. It is the will of God that we should keep the word of wisdom. When you want to do Evil it is the will of the devil, & not the will of God. President Young told a dream on chewing tobaco. We spent the night with Robinson April 22, 1869 ~ Thursday 22 [FIGURE] I wrote 2 letters to Phebe & I F Carter. It was snowing Hard & we ...
    Dates:
    April 22, 1869 April 23, 1869 April 24, 1869
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    January 24, 1867 ~ Thursday Jan 24, 1867 [FIGURE] I met GA Smith & others at the Historians office & W Woodruff Anointed Robert Lang Campbell & 3^4^ wives to there second anointing one was dead. I attended A Party called reunion Missionary Party at the Social Hall we received a letter from [FIGURE] Phebe we danced & heard speeches untill 11 oclok & returned home January 25, 1867 ~ Friday 25 Jan Friday [FIGURES] I met at the
    Dates:
    January 24, 1867 January 25, 1867 January 26, 1867 January 27, 1867 January 28, 1867
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    July 27, 1868 ~ Monday to July 29, 1868 ~ Wednesday July 27, 1868 27 28 & 29. I spent my time cutting wheat & putting it up it is vary remarkable that I have had 10 to 15 Boshels of Grass hopper to the Acre on my wheat for some two months & now I am cutting wheat which will yield 40 bushels to the acre July 30, 1868 ~ Thursday 30. I spent the day weeding out squashes & potatoes. July 31, 1868 ~ Friday 31. I
    Dates:
    July 27, 1868 July 30, 1868 July 31, 1868 August 1, 1868 August 2, 1868 August 3, 1868 August 4, 1868 August 6, 1868 August 7, 1868 August 8, 1868 August 9, 1868 July 29, 1869
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 7, 1867 Mothers should Educate your children to pray to have Faith in God. To learn the Bible Book of Mormon & doctrin & Covenants & all good principles & theDeserett Alphabet should be taught so that our children should understand. 3d Our Young Ladies should be taught Business to attend stores Telegraph Offices, &c 4th we want 500 teams to come & draw 3 loads of Rock each so that we may build the Temple they should have a waggon that will draw 8000 lbs & ...
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    January 18, 1866 ~ Thursday Jan 18th 1866 [FIGURE] I spent the day in council & wrote to Ozem Thompson Woodruff January 19, 1866 ~ Friday 19. I spent the day & all night in the Legislative Council it Being the last day of its session January 20, 1866 ~ Saturday 20. I spent the day in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 20 persons H C K. sealed 3 couple & W. W. 9 ...
    Dates:
    January 18, 1866 January 19, 1866 January 20, 1866 January 21, 1866 January 22, 1866 January 23, 1866 January 24, 1866 January 25, 1866 January 26, 1866 January 27, 1866 January 28, 1866 January 29, 1866 January 30, 1866 January 31, 1866 February 1, 1866 February 2, 1866 February 3, 1866 February 4, 1866
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    May 21, 1867 ~ Tuesday May 21, 1867 I spent the day diging in my garden May 22, 1867 ~ Wednesday 22 I finished diging in my garden & sowing clover seed May 23, 1867 ~ Thursday 23d I went to the field & mended my fence May 24, 1867 ~ Friday 24. My cattle shed post began to sink in the ground & shed to fall down. I flung all my straw off into the Barn yard & pried up the top timbers & dug the ...
    Dates:
    May 21, 1867 May 22, 1867 May 23, 1867 May 24, 1867 May 25, 1867 May 26, 1867 May 27, 1867 May 28, 1867 May 29, 1867 May 30, 1867 May 31, 1867 June 1, 1867 June 2, 1867
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    June 27, 1871 G. A. Smith spoke 17 M President Young 45 M we then took Dinner I went with Wilford to lay out a place to build a House, we then started & drove over the Mountain to Laketown 22 Miles We held a Meeting in the Bowery the grass hoppers eat up all the grain in the place. Brother T W Elebeck opened By prayer President Young spoke 35 Minuts he said 27 years ago today Joseph Smith was
    Dates:
    June 28, 1871 June 29, 1871 June 30, 1871 July 1, 1871 July 2, 1871
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 30, 1870 President Young spoke 60 Minuts. I met at the close of the Meeting with the Presidency & Twelve for Prayer. I spent the Evening at home writing in my Journal. October 31, 1870 ~ Monday 31. I spent the day covering grapes November 1, 1870 ~ Tuesday Nov 1. I spent the day at home choreing. ^On 1 held a stock & Bee Convention we organized a parent society W Woodruff Appointed President^ November 2, 1870 ~ Wednesday 2d I ...
    Dates:
    October 31, 1870 November 1, 1870 November 2, 1870 November 3, 1870 November 4, 1870 November 5, 1870 November 6, 1870
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    October 22, 1865 To December 31, 1872
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Dec 13, 1871 Brigham Youngs coming home to stand his trial before the unjust judges now holding court in Salt Lake City out of 15 Men all thought it wisdom & good policy for him to come to the City & stand his trial (although He could not have a fair impartial trial) Except 4 of us were of the oposite opinion viz J Taylor W. Woodruff A Carrington & Wm C. Stanes, yet all agreed to leave it ...
    Dates:
    December 14, 1871 December 15, 1871 December 16, 1871 December 17, 1871 December 18, 1871 December 22, 1871 December 23, 1871 December 24, 1871 December 25, 1871 December 26, 1871 December 27, 1871 December 28, 1871 December 29, 1871 December 30, 1871 December 31, 1871
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    November 29, 1868 ~ Sunday Nov 29, 1868 Sunday I attended meeting at the Tabernacle all day & prayer Circle in the morning & in the Evening. Milo Andrews spoke 30 M in the morning, in the Afternoon C. W. Penrose spoke 57 M. President Young spoke 55 Minuts. I preached in the Evening in the 12 ward November 30, 1868 ~ Monday 30 [FIGURE] I wrote to A.O. Smoot December 1, 1868 ~ ...
    Dates:
    November 29, 1868 November 30, 1868 December 1, 1868 December 2, 1868 December 3, 1868 December 4, 1868 December 5, 1868 December 6, 1868 December 7, 1868 December 8, 1868 December 9, 1868 December 10, 1868
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Dec 15, 1869 we fed him a tumbler full that satisfied him & he fell asleep & slept for half an hour and After He awoke he vomited up a good deal of flem But finally became distresed again in the lungs & continued sinking through the night December 16, 1869 ~ Thursday 16. The child is dying this morning Delight the Mother of the child is feeling vary bad Emma, Sarah, & myself was with the child nearly ...
    Dates:
    December 16, 1869 December 17, 1869 December 18, 1869 December 19, 1869 December 20, 1869 December 21, 1869 December 22, 1869 December 24, 1869 December 25, 1869
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    January 26, 1868 ~ Sunday Jan 26, 1868 Sunday In company with A. O. Smoot Mrs Smoot & Mrs Woodruff I rode to sugar House ward & Preached to the people followed By A O Smoot we dined at Wm Smoots who was on a Mission in the southern country we then returned to the city. I laid hands upon 2 of Wm Smoots children with A. O. Smoot & Blessed them. I also administered to ...
    Dates:
    January 26, 1868 January 27, 1868 January 28, 1868 January 29, 1868 January 30, 1868 January 31, 1868
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    March 15 1870 to Bishop Herrick & to Richard Barrett {illegible shorthand} March 16, 1870 ~ Wednesday to March 17, 1870 ~ Thursday 16 & 17. I spent the time making posts & setting fence March 18, 1870 ~ Friday 18 I came to the City I received 2 letters from Richard Barrett [FIGURES] & Henry Holmes I also received a letter from Wilford March 19, 1870 ~ Saturday 19. I spent ...
    Dates:
    March 16, 1870 March 17, 1870 March 18, 1870 March 19, 1870 March 20, 1870 March 21, 1870 March 22, 1870 March 23, 1870 March 24, 1870 March 25, 1870 March 26, 1870 March 27, 1870
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    June 22d 1870 B Young Jr Prayed President Young spoke 38 M He said If I was to ask how many there are here today who was in Jackson Co I think there would be but few, or in Kirtland or far west but few I contrast the groth of this people with these days In the days of Joseph it was a hard Matter to get the people to believe in Revelation. But I told the people the day would come ...
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    A Synopsis of my labors in 1872 I Travelled 2720 Miles 2720 Miles I Attended 117 Meetings 117 Meetings I Preached 43 discourses 43 Discourses I Attended two General Conferences 2 G. Conferences I Attended the Prayer Circle with the Presidency & 12 24 times I Met with my own Prayer Circle 24 times I Met with the school of the Prophets 21 Times I Ordained 1 seventy 1 ordained I Baptized & Confirmed one 1 Baptized I Blessed 54 Missionaries 54 Blessed I Blessed 2 children 2 children ...
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    July 7, 1872 ~ Sunday July 7, 1872 I took cars in the morning rode to Sandy Station south then Rode in a waggon to fort Harriman & held a Meeting with the people Issac Grow spoke 35 M, Brother Teasdal 25 M Afternoon Br McAllister spoke 28 Br Smith 20 & W Woodruff 40 Minutes. we then rode to the Love Dale Station & Returned to Salt Lake City 50 M I received a letter from Col
    Dates:
    July 7, 1872 July 8, 1872 July 13, 1872 July 14, 1872 July 15, 1872 July 17, 1872 July 18, 1872 July 19, 1872 July 20, 1872 July 21, 1872
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Sept 23/66 at 10 oclock. Singing & Prayer by G. Q. Cannon. H. C. Kimball spoke 61 minuts Lorenzo Young 15 minuts W Woodruff sen spoke 23 minuts. Afternoon prayer By W Woodruff sen & W Woodruff jr spoke 15 minuts. G. Q. Cannon 30 minuts. John Taylor 25 M[inutes] & President Young 41 minutes. September 24, 1866 ~ Monday to September 28, 1866 ~ Friday 24 to 28, I spent the week ...
    Dates:
    September 24, 1866 September 28, 1866 September 29, 1866 September 30, 1866 October 1, 1866 October 2, 1866 October 3, 1866 October 4, 1866 October 5, 1866 October 6, 1866 October 7, 1866 October 8, 1866