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  • Page 83

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    May 28, 1836 ~ Saturday May 28 At a conferenc convened at Br Seth Utleys agreeable to appointment on the 28 day of may 1836 congregation called to order & Elder David W Patten nominated & seconded to officiate as chairman & Elder Warren Parish secretary. Opened by singing & Prayer & Pro ceded to business. The chairman made some prelimin ary remarks touching the object & order of the meeti ng & called upon the official members to inform the conference in what manner they ...
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    May 28, 1836
  • Page 57

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    A CONFERENCE HELD. been a prominent Elder in the Church, and had labored with me as a missionary, had apostatized and been cut off from the Church. Learning that I was building up branches of the Church upon the island, he and other apostates conspired to block up my way by writing lies to the people and stirring up a spirit of mobocracy upon the islands. They succeeded in exerting a strong influence with the wicked, but I knew they could not hinder the work of ...
    Dates:
    April 6, 1838 April 11, 1838 April 13, 1838 April 17, 1838
  • Page 71

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    ORDAINED TO THE APOSTLESHIP. fulfilled this day should not be, and notwithstanding that ten thousand of the Saints had been driven out of the State by the edict of the governor, and though the Prophet Joseph and his brother, Hyrum Smith, with other leading men were in the hands of our enemies, in chains and in prison, we moved on to the temple grounds in the city of Far West, and held a council, and fulfilled the revelation ...
  • Page 26

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. the room was filled with large serpents, and I shuddered at the sight. My companion said he would not go into the room for fear of the serpents. I told him I should try to go through the room though they killed me, for the Lord had commanded it. As I stepped into the room the serpents coiled themselves up, and raised their heads some two feet from the floor, to spring at me. There was one much larger than the rest in the center ...
  • Page 3

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 20. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 1858. VOL VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) -[CONTINUED.]- MAY 31—I left my wife and friends in Kirt- land, and walked to Fairport with bro. Hale; we were joined by Milton Holmes, and took the steamer Sandusky and arrived in Buffalo June 1st, and
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    May 31, 1837 June 1, 1837 June 4, 1837 June 10, 1837 June 12, 1837 June 16, 1837 June 19, 1837 June 20, 1837 June 21, 1837 June 22, 1837 June 23, 1837 August 1, 1837 August 7, 1837 August 10, 1837 August 18, 1837 August 19, 1837 September 6, 1837 October 2, 1837 October 3, 1837 October 4, 1837 October 5, 1837 October 6, 1837 October 9, 1837 November 2, 1837 November 15, 1837 November 15, 1837 January 15, 1838 February 13, 1838 March 8, 1838 March 22, 1838 April 4, 1838 April 11, 1838 April 28, 1838 May 7, 1838 May 11, 1838
  • Page 253

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

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    June 8, 1870 What is a kingdom A King People & Territory without thes things there can be No kingdom. several of the Brethren spoke & Expressed there feelings upon the two settlements President Young spoke 3 M[inutes]. We then returned to Newton 5 M[iles] we held A Meeting on our return D B Huntington spoke 530, F. D. Richards 5, President Young 30, Brother Penrose 10 distance of the day 130 miles June 9, 1870 ~ Thursday 9. A Plesant Morning ...
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    June 9, 1870
  • Page 261

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

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    June 22nd 1870 ~ Wednesday B Young Jr Prayed President Young spoke 38 M[inutes] 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 ...
    Dates:
    June 22, 1870
  • Page 262

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

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    June 22nd 1870 wants to Apostitize I say let him go. Cut the thread & the least we say about the Apostates or the officers of Government the Better, & Mr Grant has been on a bed of Nettles to know what the Mormons were agoing to do if they Passed the Collum Bill. I have told them I did not know but God will tell us what to do & if we do it He will protect us in all things. We have No time to ...
    Dates:
    June 22, 1870 June 23, 1870
  • Page 327

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

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    Jan 20, 1872 along in our pilgrimage. I have had this spirit upon me since I first Entered this Chirch I was Baptized the first sermon I herd & from that day untill now I have kept a daily Journal whenever I have herd Joseph Smith preach, teach, or prophesy, I have always felt it my duty to write it. I have always felt uneasy I could not Eat drink or sleep in peace untill I did write it & my mind has been so Exercised upon this subjects that when I ...
    Dates:
    January 20, 1872
  • Page 81

    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 23rd 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