Arza Erastus Hinckley

Arza Erastus Hinckley (1826-1901) was born 15 Aug. 1826 in Leeds Co., Upper Canada, British North America. He was the son of Nathaniel Hinckley and Lois Judd. He married Amelia Woodhouse; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized in Aug. 1838. He served in church positions with Wilford Woodruff from about 1858 to 1884 in Utah Territory. He died 18 Feb. 1901 in Rexburg, Fremont Co., Idaho.

Footnotes

Arza Erastus Hinckley (KWNK-PP7), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 12 May 2022). Arza Erastus Hinckley, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/arza-erastus-hinckley, accessed 12 May 2022). “Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959 / Book A, 1860 April 25-1894 April 27,” entry for Arza E. Hinckley, p. 61, image 70/160, CR 301 22; Church History Library (https://catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org/, accessed 12 May 2022). Deseret Evening News, “Rexburg, Idaho” (Salt Lake City, Utah), 25 Feb. 1901, no. 82, p. 7; database with images, Utah Digital Newspapers (https://digitalnewspapers.org/, accessed 12 May 2022). “Pvt Arva Erastus Hinckley” (1826-1901), memorial no. 25415449; Find A Grave (https://findagrave.com, accessed 12 May 2022).

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  • Page 338

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

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    May 21, 1872 I went to the farm & took 60 Bushels of wheat to Mill & got it ground I spent the night at the farm May 21, 1872 ~ Tuesday 21. I finished planting my Beets, Carrotts, Beans, &c, today & went to the City & spent the night 6 M[iles] May 22, 1872 ~ Wednesday 22 I went to the field & Returned 6 M[iles] May 23, 1872 ~ Thursday 23. I went to the field & Returned & spent ...
    Dates:
    May 21, 1872 May 21, 1872 May 22, 1872 May 23, 1872 May 24, 1872 May 25, 1872 May 26, 1872 May 27, 1872 May 28, 1872 May 29, 1872 May 30, 1872 May 31, 1872 June 1, 1872 June 2, 1872
  • Page 56

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

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    January 6, 1867 ~ Sunday Jan 6th 1867 Sunday I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended meeting all day in the Tabernacle C. C. Rich Preached in the morning & W. Woodruff in the Afternoon followed by Joseph W Young I met in the Prayer Circle with the President & Twelve C. C. Rich Prayed & E. T. Benson was mouth I attended meeting at the 14 ward W. Woodruff ...
    Dates:
    January 6, 1867 January 7, 1867 January 8, 1867
  • Page 318

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    July 1, 1858 ~ Thursday to July 24, 1858 ~ Saturday July 1 July 1st to 24th I spent the time in moving my effects back to G. S. L. City & in Haying & harvesting July 25, 1858 ~ Sunday 25 I spent the day at the President office most of the day the Presidency wished the Twelve to get up a company each one of them to Form a Prayer Circle the following are the names of the company given to me to meet ...
    Dates:
    July 1, 1858 July 24, 1858 July 25, 1858 July 26, 1858 July 27, 1858
  • Page 351

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    Dec 3 one thousand Dollars counting the value of the time of those who attended December 4, 1858 ~ Saturday 4th It is vary cold weather we hear of vary many anim als freezing to death & several men Brother Samuel Levan on Cottonwood froze to death it is rumoured that several others are frozen to Death I spent the day in the office on scrap Books I spent the evening at President Young with President Young D. H. Wells
    Dates:
    December 4, 1858 December 5, 1858 December 6, 1858 December 7, 1858 December 8, 1858 December 9, 1858
  • Page 367

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    January 12, 1859 ~ Wednesday Jan 12th I attended the Legislature & spent the afternoon & evening in picking up papers for Binding January 13, 1859 ~ Thursday 13th I attended the Legislator we went into Joint session and appointed all the Judges & Notairey publics in all the counties in this Territory which was organized Luke Johnson was appointed Probate Judge of Shambip Co & Samuel Benyon Notary Public " " [of Shambip Co] ...
    Dates:
    January 12, 1859 January 13, 1859 January 14, 1859 January 15, 1859 January 16, 1859
  • Page 406

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    May 5, 1859 ~ Thursday May 45th I drew down 4 loads of poolls & post west of Jordon & made 15 rods & 4 feet of fence for my share in the Joint field for 12 1/4 Acres of Land it was a hard days work for man & beast May 6, 1859 ~ Friday 6th The roads are impassible for teams to my farm in the big field so in company with Robert & Wilford I went around by the sugar ...
    Dates:
    May 5, 1859 May 6, 1859 May 7, 1859 May 8, 1859 May 9, 1859 May 10, 1859
  • Page 417

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    July 1st be wanted ^He wanted^ flour to feed about 1500 men mostly at Bridger, many men who are on the way to Calafornia will come through here to get their flour. Mr Miller says that all Freight can now bye carried from St Louis to St Joseph either via Rail Road or Steemer for 15 cents per hundred He said that a rail road would be in operation to Kansas City in two years President
    Dates:
    July 2, 1859 July 3, 1859
  • Page 441

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    Sept 26 wind up the firm of Russel Miller & co in this City I went home at 10 oclok & spent the night boiling molasses I went to bed about daylight some person came & stole about 8 gallons of good thick molasses after I left the works. I also heard last night that 3 men was seen on sunday night at the window of Blair & Fergusons office armed with pistols. The same night some men came to my Front Door & tryed to get ...
    Dates:
    September 27, 1859 September 28, 1859 September 29, 1859 September 30, 1859 October 1, 1859 October 2, 1859 October 3, 1859 October 5, 1859 October 6, 1859
  • Page 163

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    December 3, 1861 ~ Tuesday Dec 3d 1861 I spent the day in the office December 4, 1861 ~ Wednesday 4 I spent the day in the office we had a stormy night December 5, 1861 ~ Thursday 5 A stormy day I rode down to my Farm December 6, 1861 ~ Friday 6. I spent the fore part of the day in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to about 50. I sealed 17 couple & president
    Dates:
    December 3, 1861 December 4, 1861 December 5, 1861 December 6, 1861 December 7, 1861 December 8, 1861 December 9, 1861 December 10, 1861 December 11, 1861
  • Page 150

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    July 28, 1861 ~ Sunday 28, 1861 Sunday I met with my Quorum in the morning. Brother Mody Prayed R L Campbell was mouth I attended meeting at the Tabernacle or Bowery Lorenzo Snow preached followed by President Young & Kimball in the forenoon & D H Wells & B. Young in the afternoon. President Young Preached one of the most interesting discourses ever Delivered to the people ...
    Dates:
    July 28, 1861 July 29, 1861 July 30, 1861 July 31, 1861 August 1, 1861 August 2, 1861 August 3, 1861 August 4, 1861