Amos Fielding

Amos Fielding (1792-1875) was born 16 Jul. 1792 in Lancashire, England. He was the son of Matthew Fielding and Mary Cooper. He married Mary Haydock on 28 Jun. 1829 in Eccleston, Lancashire, England. He was baptized before fall of 1837. He was appointed Superintendent of an immigrating group of Saints by Wilford Woodruff and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles in 1841. He died 5 Aug. 1875 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

Amos Fielding (KWV9-VN8), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Amos Fielding, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/amos-fielding, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Amos Fielding, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/amos-fielding, accessed 14 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 102

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    Er Wm Garner represented the church at Longton consisting of 51 members 2 E. 4 P. & 2 Teachers Teacher Joseph Jackson repd the Church at Southport 20 Members. 1 P. 1 T. Elder John Moon reps. the Church Dunbers Lane & Neighbourhood 54 M. 1 E. 2 P. 3 T. Richard Benson rep. the church at Hunters Hill 17 M. 1 E. 1 P. 1 ...
  • Page 61

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    committee settle the financial or business matters thereof with Joseph Smith Jun to whom the profits rightly belong. Resolved that Elder Amos Fielding be appointed to superintend fitting out the Saints from Liverpool to America under the instructions of Elder P. P. Pratt Resolved that Brother G. J. Adams go to Bedford & Northampton and labour in that region. Adjourned till 10 o-clock tomorrow A.M Elder Kimball ...
    Dates:
    April 3, 1841 April 5, 1841
  • Page 63

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    Locations By whom Represented Members Elders Priest Teachers Deacons Manchester P. P. Pratt 443 7 15 9 0 Clitheroe Conference H.C. Kimball 318 6 12 13 3 Preston Do P. Melling 675 11 15 13 3 Liverpool J. Taylor 190 9 8 4 3 Isle of Man Do Do 90 2 4 2 0 London Conference L. Snow 137 3 8 4 2
  • Page 64

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    The Conference met pursuant to adjournment. Opened by Prayer Scattering members were then represented consisting of near 50 not included in any of the Above branches The President then proceded to make some remarks on the Office of Patriarch and concluded by moving that Elder Albertson be ordained to that Office. This was seconded by Elder Kimball and carried unanimou- sly. Resolved that D. Watt Thomas Richardson G. J. Adams James ...
  • Page 20

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    January 16, 1845 ~ Thursday 16th This was a vary busy day, in getting the saints on board of the ship Palmyra I had an interview with Elder W. Benson who had been a member of the Policee in London for 4 years he started with his family for Nauvoo with the rest of the saints the Palmyra drew out into the river in the evening with 100 saints to start for New Orleans fare for each ...
    Dates:
    January 16, 1845 January 18, 1845 January 19, 1845 January 17, 1854
  • Page 158

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    June 4, 1842 ~ Saturday June 4th I felt some better in the morning went to the printing office & made mail through the day June 5, 1842 ~ Sunday 5th Sunday my wife & one child came home with Br Benbow I had an exceding sick day & among other afflictions the ague June 6, 1842 ~ Monday 6th I arose vary feeble in the morning not able to get out June 7, 1842 ~ ...
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    June 4, 1842 June 5, 1842 June 6, 1842 June 7, 1842 June 9, 1842 June 10, 1842 June 11, 1842 June 12, 1842 June 13, 1842 June 14, 1842 June 15, 1842 June 16, 1842 June 17, 1842
  • Page 99

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    August 27, 1841 ~ Friday Aug 27th [FIGURE] I wrote 5 letters to London to the following persons P. P. Pratt, James Albon Henry Connor, Amos Fielding, Ellen B. Redman which I sent by Br Redman in care of L. Snow Mr Bennett Editor of the New York Herald has published in to days paper a long article from the Times & Seasons giving an account of the mission of ...
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    August 27, 1841 August 28, 1841 August 29, 1841 August 30, 1841 August 31, 1841 September 1, 1841
  • Page 136

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    this Bill of Wm Claytons was sent by his express order out of the Temple founds & he would pay it in Nauvoo the three before mentioned packages was sent by James Houston going direct to Nauvoo on Board of the Ship Oregon we also sent cloth by Br John Armstrong to make a suit of clothes for Wilford Woodruff jr at Br Benbows he was to make the cloths himself the Bill ...
    Dates:
    September 5, 1845 September 6, 1845
  • Page 143

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    the Books searched & had the testimony of the clerks that she had recieved the order & money on it while she had declaired to me that she had not recieved and actully signed a statement of this kind to her father which was no better than a lie bill she has sustain- ed herself through the whole of it upon falshood. In the evening Mrs Woodruff found the letters sent us from Father Carter & I F. Carter conta[ini]ng the account of the death of her
    Dates:
    September 21, 1845 September 22, 1845 September 23, 1845
  • Page 149

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    ten minutes As with the voice of God for I was constrained by the voice [&] spirit of God thus to speak & reprove sin when I closed the council felt that it was right It put a veto upon there drinking Ardent spirits & Mault liquor to assist them to preach the gospel several told me at the close that I had opened there eyes upon the subject, we had a good time & we A profitable meeting we spent the night at Br [blank] distance of the day 25 ...
    Dates:
    October 7, 1845 October 8, 1845 October 9, 1845 October 10, 1845 October 11, 1845 October 12, 1845 October 13, 1845 October 14, 1845