Ashbel Dewey

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  • Page 110

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    & eunice & Sister Mary who started for home in Farmington I stayed & spent the night in symsbury & preached in the evening in the school house, to a small congregation who gave good attention Aunt Cossett & family & Bulah was present & seemed to enjoy themselves well... A sad accident happened to James Camp & wife in Farmington on Saturday the 2nd Aug ...
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    September 7, 1843 September 8, 1843
  • Page 342

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    carpet bag in the scrape, upon on my arival at Albany it seemed as though I should be torn in peaces by the carman and Irish runners all pulling and haulling. I spent the night at Holmes Temperance House near the rail road landing carmans fee 50 cts distance from Oswego to Albany 200 miles September 27, 1844 ~ Friday 27th Bill $1.50 ct two Tickets one to Boston $6. one to Russel ...
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    September 27, 1844 September 28, 1844 September 29, 1844 September 30, 1844
  • Page 345

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    October 5, 1844 ~ Saturday Oct 4 5th 1844 [FIGURE] I arose in the morning Light was the heavens adorning I spent a plasant hour beneath my fathers bower with my friends I bent my knees in prayer I pray for peace to abide forever there After praying for the last time in the circle of my fathers family I took the Parting hand with Father & Mother & Uncle Ozem Woodruff, left them in good health & spirits & again commenced my Journey I called upon ...
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    October 5, 1844
  • Page 346

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    October 6, 1844 ~ Sunday 5 6th Sunday I Preached to the saints in the forenoon & Br Sparks in the Afternoon I visited sister Adams in the evening who lade at the point of death we administered to her by the laying on of hands I returned to Br A. Deweys and spent the night [FIGURE] I wrote a letter in the evening [FIGURE] October 7, 1844 ~ Monday 7th I took cars & wrote rode to
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    October 6, 1844 October 7, 1844 October 8, 1844 October 9, 1844
  • Page 295

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    July 20, 1844 ~ Saturday 20th I left Boston in rail car to westfield & Buggy to Br Ashbel Dewey's on little River street expenses $3. spent the night with Br Deweys 120 m July 21, 1844 ~ Sunday 21. Sunday I Preached in the school house forenoon and afternoon, & broke bread unto the Saints they made me a contribution of $10 and Ashbel Dewey let me have $10 on Br Sparks Book ...
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    July 20, 1844 July 21, 1844 July 22, 1844
  • Page 153

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    me a present of a pencil & pocket Bible &c she was the ownly one of all her connextions who had embraced the gospel. She had a desire to come to Nauvoo & mingle with the saints Be baptized for her dead &c. Br Tucker helped me to carry my trunk to the depo. I Bought tickets in the first class cars to westfield which cost me $3.30. I parted with Br Tucker went into the cars & started we passed ...
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    September 24, 1843 September 25, 1843
  • Page 154

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    September 26, 1843 ~ Tuesday 26th ^Sept^ Mother, Dwight & myself rode to Br James Hookers then to the Town House & home I then rode with Betsey, Eunice, & Br Dewey to Br Ozem Woodruff found him in the faith strong we were glad to meet. I went up to see Br Seth Woodruff at the paper mill. Uncle Ozem is desireous to go to ...
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    September 26, 1843 September 27, 1843 September 28, 1843 September 29, 1843 September 30, 1843
  • Page 219

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

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    business And it leaves Betsey alone so she desires to go to Calafornia with Father Woodruffs family that she may live with the saints March 12, 1846 ~ Thursday 12th [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Phebe And Dwight Webster requesting them not to Purchase waggons As I had bought 2 in the east I requested them to get some oxen [&] cows. I also wrote A long letter to Azmon ...
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    March 12, 1846 March 13, 1846 March 14, 1846 March 15, 1846
  • Page 302

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

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    Twelve. Almon Babit one of the Temple Trustees was present with us wishing some council in regard to the affairs of Nauvoo. He and square Picket brought a large number of exchange papers containing the news from various parts of the United States we herd ait rumoured that Br R Hedlock had borrowed $7000 dollars on the credit of the Church and fled to parts Unknown. many things were talked over during the council. I attended to the funeral serveces 8thof Br Ashbel Dewey ...
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    October 8, 1846 October 9, 1846 October 10, 1846
  • Page 103

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    September 7, 1847 ~ Tuesday 7th The Camps were all busy this morning in preparing to leave I saw my oxen that father and Armstrong has my Durham ox was failing fast the rest looked as though they would stand it through well. I left the Knealy Horse with Br Smoot & the Benbow Horse with Thomas Benbow. Br Porter wished me to keep his horse & bring him on in the spring. Br Dewey wished me ...
    Dates:
    September 7, 1847 September 8, 1847 September 9, 1847