Almon Whiting Babbitt

Almon Whiting Babbitt (1812-1856) was born Oct. 1812 in Cheshire, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of Ira Babbitt and Nancy Crosier. He married Julia Ann Johnson on 23 Nov. 1833 in Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio. He was baptized about 1830. He preached alongside and corresponded regularly with Wilford Woodruff from 1839 to 1856. He died Sep. 1856 in Ash Hollow, Garden Co., Nebraska Territory .

Footnotes

Almon Whiting Babbitt (KWJ8-9GT), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org accessed 4 Feb. 2022). Almon Whiting Babbitt, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/almon-whiting-babbitt, accessed 4 Feb. 2022). Almon Whiting Babbitt, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/almon-whiting-babbitt, accessed 11 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 233

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    October 2, 1849 ~ Tuesday Oct 2nd 1849 [FIGURE] I recieved 4 letter from the following persons viz one from G. J. Crapo, Albert J. Cowden Wm Sweat & one From the Presidency in the Great Salt Lake City viz Brigham Young Heber C Kimball & Willard Richard The following is A copy of the same Great Salt Lake City July 25th 1849 Dear Brother Woodruff As our mail is now making ...
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    October 2, 1849
  • Page 239

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    November 24, 1849 ~ Saturday 24th A rainy morning in company with Dr Bernhisel I called at the Office of Col Kane but He was not in I spent the day with Brother Gibson November 25, 1849 ~ Sunday 25th Sunday I preached in the morning to the Church in Philadelphia Br Bernhisel in the Afternoon gave an account of the History of the valley And I preached in the evening to a full ...
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    November 24, 1849 November 25, 1849 November 26, 1849 November 27, 1849 November 28, 1849
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    on his breast untill He could not speak He then left him lying on the floor with the Blood running out of his mouth. Burns then locked up Moorehouse in his house for two days said He would kill him also if [he] stired out of the house or reported against him in any way. The 2nd day Moorehouse got out the man died soon after He left. Moorehouse reported the case Burnes & wife were both imprisioned. The Jury brought in A verdict of murder ...
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    December 15, 1849 December 16, 1849 December 17, 1849 December 18, 1849 December 19, 1849 December 20, 1849 December 21, 1849 December 22, 1849
  • Page 244

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    December 23, 1849 ~ Sunday 23rd Sunday I Preached twice in Fair Haven once in New Haven & spent the Night at Warrens blessed one child Administered to one sick December 24, 1849 ~ Monday 24th I took cars rode to wallingford called upon Brother Doolittle & preached at his house & spent the night I finished O Hydes letter & sent him 15 names 13 m December 25, 1849 ~ Tuesday 25th I rode ...
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  • Page 259

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    January 12, 1850 ~ Saturday Jan 12th 1850 [FIGURE] I wrote 7 letter to J. Livingston, J. Luce T. Cartwright D. Turner, S. Wells D. Carter and J. Townsend I recieved two letter from [FIGURE] S. Wells & S. Tuttle January 13, 1850 ~ Sunday 13th Sunday I Preached in Cambridgeport January 14, 1850 ~ Monday 14th [FIGURES] I ...
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  • Page 260

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    January 30, 1850 ~ Wednesday 30th I rode in company with M. C. Pevey to Peterboro & spent the night with J. C. Little I dined with Br Leonard Hardy 65 m January 31, 1850 ~ Thursday 31st I rode with Brother Pevey to see his Mother who was 84 years old but abot House quite smart I preached at night at Brother Leonard Hardy's to the saints 14 m
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    January 30, 1850 January 31, 1850 February 1, 1850 February 2, 1850 February 3, 1850 February 4, 1850 February 5, 1850 February 6, 1850 February 7, 1850 February 8, 1850 February 9, 1850
  • Page 263

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    in a sleigh to Scarboro, we called at Father Carters & it seemed quite Lonesome as no one was at home except Mrs Carter & Mr & Mrs Plummer. we stoped at the place to warm then rode to Sister Foss we there found Fabyan Sister Foss & family, all busy we stoped an hour, took tea, gave some council, & returned to Portland & it was exeeding cold I became quite chilled I spent a portion ...
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    March 4, 1850 March 5, 1850 March 6, 1850 March 7, 1850 March 8, 1850 March 9, 1850 March 10, 1850
  • Page 265

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    March 16, 1850 ~ Saturday 16th [FIGURES] I received 2 letters one from I. F Carter one from A. W. Babbitt. I went over Boston with Fabyan Carter & got his likeness, called at the ship sent A telegraph Notice to portland. I bought 2 otter caps & one hat & returned home The following are the various names & firms in Boston whare our friends made there purchases for Deseret Market Charles Scudder & Co. Hardware ...
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    March 16, 1850 March 17, 1850 March 18, 1850 March 19, 1850 March 20, 1850 March 21, 1850
  • Page 332

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    He will have a chance. The Presidency & Twelve will fill in Eternity those stations appointed them so with all men but I expect to remain on this Earth untill I am able to create a world of my own & people it the lord has given us rich portions of the Earth to inherit we have been driven from tim to time from there we now inherit a goodly land the best land on the Earth for vegitation & it will be good for fruit & the people of the Earth will yet ...
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    July 28, 1851 July 31, 1851 August 1, 1851 August 2, 1851 August 3, 1851 August 4, 1851 August 9, 1851 August 10, 1851 August 11, 1851 August 16, 1851 August 17, 1851 August 20, 1851 August 21, 1851 August 23, 1851 August 24, 1851
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    whare the Lord shall place you. scease your contention one with another Never go to law. gather your families together & pray for me & my Brethren & yourselves untill a blessing [rains upon] us. Noah Packard spoke said many things said he wanted to be a son of thunder. E. D. Woolley addressed the meeting made many good remarks said we had a Joseph with us in the person of B. Young B Young wished to say ...