Cape Cod, Barnstable County, Massachusetts

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  • Page 192

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

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    Brother Shedd who was poisoned At the city of the great salt Lake by Eating wild Parsnip. He died in few moments After Eating it. Mr Shedd wished to send out seeds to Adorn the field with shrubery & fruit that his brother occupied And He recommended that trees be planted in A row through the centre of the street. We have good slaying through the streets to day. February 8, 1849 ~ Thursday 8th I wrote two letters to day one to Dwight ...
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    February 8, 1849 February 9, 1849 February 10, 1849 February 11, 1849 February 12, 1849 February 14, 1849
  • Page 200

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

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    March 13, 1849 ~ Tuesday March 13th 1849 I this day Called upon Francis N Mitchell stone seal engraver, Die sinker &c, 15 Tremont Row, Boston, And searched A record entitled General Armoury of England By John Burnard Burke Heraldry (to find my coat of Arms which I found to be the following): Woodroffe or Woodruff Lord Mayor of London 1579 Poyle Co. Surrey. G U on a chev ar, Crest a Dexter or three Bucks heads erased sa a Cheil perfess nebulee, sa and ar crest ...
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    March 13, 1849 March 14, 1849 March 15, 1849 March 16, 1849 March 17, 1849 March 18, 1849 March 19, 1849
  • Page 201

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

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    mostly to Calafornia one Captain was vary sorrowful in conseq[u] ence of having to leave his family so long was about on the point of Giving it up & going home the last I saw of him Cape Cod is a plesant place for a summer residence they ha[ve] a sea breeze from evry point of compass, plenty of fishing on evry hand the soil most altogether sand, upland pitch & wh[ite] pine low land ceder what crops are raised is mostly done by dressing the land with fish, distance ...
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    March 20, 1849 March 21, 1849 March 22, 1849
  • Page 203

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

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    March 30, 1849 ~ Friday 30th It is still a rainy day this past week has been almost one Universal scene of storm, wind, & rain. Rhoda Foss has lain at our house quiette sick with a fever Mrs Woodruff & myself prayed with her in the night & administered unto her and she began to recover, we also recieved a letter from Br Samuel Hard[y] saying that Br Josiah Hardy was vary sick & wished us to pray for ...
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    March 30, 1849 March 31, 1849 April 1, 1849 April 2, 1849 April 3, 1849 April 4, 1849 April 5, 1849
  • Page 237

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

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    October 21, 1849 ~ Sunday 21st I met with the Saints At my house & preached to them from the second ch of Daniel Concerning the kingdom of God We had a good Meeting October 22, 1849 ~ Monday 22d I wrote 5 letters to Orson Hyde, T. Cartwright George Shipley, Joseph Crapo, Brown & Swett October 23, 1849 ~ Tuesday 23d I recieved two letters from Joseph Russell and Mary ...
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    October 21, 1849 October 22, 1849 October 23, 1849 October 24, 1849 October 25, 1849 October 26, 1849 October 27, 1849 October 28, 1849 October 29, 1849 October 30, 1849 October 31, 1849 November 1, 1849 November 2, 1849 November 3, 1849 November 4, 1849 November 5, 1849 November 6, 1849 November 7, 1849 November 8, 1849 November 9, 1849 November 10, 1849