Charles Coulson Rich

Charles Coulson Rich (1809-1883) was born 21 Aug. 1809 in Campbell Co., Kentucky. He was the son of Joseph Rich and Nancy O’Neal. He married Sarah DeArmon Pea on 11 Feb. 1838. He was baptized 1 Apr. 1832. He and Wilford Woodruff were part of Camp of Israel, members of the Nauvoo Masonic Lodge, and religious leaders in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois. He died 17 Nov. 1883 in Paris, Owyhee Co., Idaho Territory.

Footnotes

Charles Coulson Rich (KWJZ-H23), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Charles Coulson Rich, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/charles-coulson-rich, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Charles Coulson Rich, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/charles-coulson-rich, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 294

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

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    March 12, 1871 ~ Sunday March 12, 18701 Sunday I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle all day. O Pratt ^G Q Cannon^ spoke in the Morning & C. W Penrose in the Afternoon. I met withe Presidency & 12 for Prayer & spoke in the 14 ward in the Evening March 13, 1871 ~ Monday to March 17, 1871 ~ Friday 13 to 17. I spent the week farming & making fence I ...
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    March 12, 1871 March 13, 1871 March 17, 1871 March 18, 1871 March 19, 1871 March 20, 1871 March 21, 1871 March 24, 1871 March 25, 1871 March 26, 1871 March 27, 1871 March 28, 1871 March 31, 1871 April 1, 1871 April 2, 1871
  • Page 301

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

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    June 27, 1871 G. A. Smith spoke 17 M President Young 45 M we then took Dinner I went with Wilford to lay out a place to build a House, we then started & drove over the Mountain to Laketown 22 Miles We held a Meeting in the Bowery the grass hoppers eat up all the grain in the place. Brother T W Elebeck opened By prayer President Young spoke 35 Minuts he said 27 years ago today Joseph Smith was Martered ...
    Dates:
    June 28, 1871 June 29, 1871 June 30, 1871 July 1, 1871 July 2, 1871
  • Page 302

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

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    July 2d 1871 Brother Cousins. we held a Meeting in the Evening John Smith spoke 10 M, Joseph F Smith spoke 36 Minuts W Woodruff spoke 39 M. I spent the night with E. F. Sheets at Br Cousins July 3, 1871 ~ Monday 3d President Young & company arived at 10 oclok we then drove to Georgetown 12 Miles & to Soda Springs 18 total 30 Miles we titched our tents & waggons there were some 50 waggons ...
    Dates:
    July 3, 1871 July 4, 1871 July 5, 1871 July 6, 1871 July 7, 1871 July 8, 1871
  • Page 303

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

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    July 9, 1871 ~ Sunday July 9, 1871 Sunday in company with J Smith & E F. Sheets I administered to Sister Rose who was vary sick & nigh unto Death. we Met in the Bowery at 11 oclok E F Sheets prayed Joseph Young spoke 45 Minuts W Woodruff spoke 15 Minuts E F Sheets spoke 13. At the close of the day we went to the spring & took a drink of soda water July 10, 1871 ~ Monday 10 ...
    Dates:
    July 9, 1871 July 10, 1871 July 11, 1871 July 12, 1871 July 13, 1871 July 14, 1871 July 15, 1871
  • Page 304

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

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    July 15 1871 we met with the school of the prophets in Paris at 11 oclok we had speeches from G. A Smith 40 M, W Woodruff 14 President Young 15 M, J. F. Smith 11 M W. Woodruff 3 M. C. C. Rich spoke of the Hay land. I wrote 2 letters to Wilford Sarah & [FIGURE] the children. President Young said He wished all who had a plurality of wives to Make their will & thought ...
    Dates:
    July 16, 1871 July 17, 1871 July 18, 1871 July 19, 1871 July 20, 1871 July 21, 1871
  • Page 311

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

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    October 6, 1871 ~ Friday Oct 6, 1871 The general Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day met this morning in the New Tabernacle at 10 oclok. Their were present all the Presidency & Twelve Except O. Hyde & A. Carrington. President Young was vary feeble W. Woodruff spoke 55 Minutes C C Rich 22. Afternoon H. S. Eldridge Prayed James Brown spoke 48 Minutes Wm Cluff spoke 23 M & ...
    Dates:
    October 6, 1871 October 7, 1871 October 18, 1871
  • Page 312

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

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    Oct 8, 1871 Sunday G. A. Smith W. Woodruff L Snow F. D. Richards & D Huntington Addressed the Mormon Battalion it was in the midst of a cold rain storm. there was about 60 of the Battalion present out of the 500 that went to Mexico to fight the Battles of their Country 24 years ago. Afternoon Elder O. Pratt preached one hour & 15 Minutes upon the Baptism for the dead the conference Adjourned th untill the 6 day of April ...
    Dates:
    October 9, 1871 October 10, 1871
  • Page 332

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

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    February 26, 1872 ~ Monday Feb 26, 1872 [FIGURES] I spent most the day in writing I wrote 10 letters to Col Peter Sax, And to Wilford sent him $50, to Sarah $5, to Emily $4, to David $5, to Lucy $2, to Arrobell $2, to Sylvia $2, to Mary $2, to Newton $2, Total $75 dollars. I put these all up in one package to ...
    Dates:
    February 26, 1872 February 27, 1872 February 28, 1872 February 29, 1872 March 1, 1872 March 2, 1872 March 3, 1872 March 4, 1872 March 5, 1872 March 6, 1872 March 8, 1872 March 19, 1872
  • Page 335

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

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    April 6, 1872 his Religin so President G A Smith called the Conference to order singing & Prayer by Erastus Snow G A Smith spoke 21 Minutes W Woodruff 30 Minutes C C Rich 321 Afternoon J Vancott Prayed A O Smoot spoke 35 Minutes John Nicholson 12 M John W Young 2 C. W. Penrose 30 Minutes [FIGURE] I received 2 letters. Attended a Bee Meeting in the Evening & went to ...
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    April 7, 1872 April 8, 1872 April 9, 1872 April 10, 1872 April 11, 1872 April 12, 1872 April 13, 1872 April 14, 1872
  • Page 354

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

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    Oct 3d 1872 The Farm & got wheat, Barley, Oats, Potatoes, Honey & light Brama Fowls, Beets & squashes & took up to the Fair the rest of the day I spent in service on the ground October 4, 1872 ~ Friday to October 5, 1872 ~ Saturday 4 & 5 I spent these 2 days in service at the Fare as President of the Society & it was vary busiy work I think it was the best fair we have Ever had in the Territory I delivered My address at the opening I ...
    Dates:
    October 4, 1872 October 5, 1872 October 6, 1872 October 7, 1872 October 8, 1872 October 9, 1872