cholera

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  • Page 262

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    The following is from the London weekly Dispatch Sunday Jan 17th 1841 1st Upwards of 100 seaman connected with New Castle upon Tine perished in the storm of Novembem 2nd The American Presidents Message to Congress, a contrast drawn by the Editor between England and America which was interesting 3rd England without a parliament, Publicola 4th The Schooner Veritas burned & one man 5 The Royal Speech To be deliverd frome the Throne by her Majesty on the opening of Parliament ...
  • Page 84

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    concerning the case of Brother Brewster I was one that opposed his ordination & I was much surprised that both the chairman & clerk did not do the same instead of urging it forward for Br Brewster maintained the same principle & possessed the same spirit for which he was cut off from the church in Kirtland by the high council & even in this case he came forward & demanded the High & Holy priesthood at our hands in the in the name of Jesus Christ I did not consider this to be ...
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    March 13, 1839 March 14, 1839 March 15, 1839 March 16, 1839
  • Page 172

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    October 31, 1842 ~ Monday Oct 31 I attended City Council at night Spent the day in the printing Office November 1, 1842 ~ Tuesday to November 5, 1842 ~ Saturday Nov 1, 2, 3, 4 &, 5 I spent the time in the printing Office days & evenings I spent at Elder Wm Claytons drawing off the Times & Seasons Mail Book Elder Wilard Richards returned from the east with his family to Nauvoo on ...
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    October 31, 1842 November 1, 1842 November 5, 1842 November 6, 1842 November 7, 1842 November 12, 1842 November 13, 1842 November 14, 1842 November 15, 1842
  • Page 186

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    October 2, 1840 ~ Friday Oct 2nd Elder Kimball & myself arose from our bed in the morning with the power of God resting upon us yea the Spirit of God is like fire shut up in my bones. O my God. why is thy Spirit thus upon me why is mine eyes this morning a fountain of tears what art thou about to do O my God that causes this thing. I ask the[e] father to tell it unto me in the name of Jesus Christ thy Son. Thus ...
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    October 2, 1840 October 3, 1840 October 4, 1840
  • Page 65

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    BAD ROADS AND COLD WEATHER. three months in traveling in wagons, through rain, mud, snow and frost. It was such a trial as I never before had attempted during my experience as a minister of the gospel. On our arrival at Georgetown we were joined by Elder Mil- ton Holmes. We traveled each day as far as we could go, and camped wherever night overtook us. On the 13th of October, while crossing the Green Moun- tains, I was attacked with something resembling the ...
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    October 13, 1838 October 24, 1838 October 31, 1838 November 2, 1838 November 21, 1838 November 23, 1838 December 1, 1838
  • Page 19

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    REWARD OF SELFISHNESS. business and went to work, cleaning out the room, and imme- diately spread down our blankets, so as to hold a right to the room. It was but a short time afterwards that our brethren, who were attacked by cholera, were brought in and laid upon our beds. None of us ever used those blankets again, for they were buried with the dead. So we gained nothing but expe- rience by being selfish, and we lost our bedding. I will exhort all my young friends to not cherish selfishness; but ...
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 5 October 1840

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    with reguard to my health I never enjoyed better in my life than I have since I came to England excepting I had some thing like the cholera for a bout a week in London, but got up sudenly recovered also I was taken sick this day at a 11 Oclo ck which has terminated in a chill this day and I had too much pain in my head too write Elder Whitehead wrote for me but give your self no uneasiness about this for it will not ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 18. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 7, 1858. VOL. VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) IN tracing the history of my fathers, I find it difficult to obtain a satisfactory account of the Woodruff family for more than three gen- erations. My great grandfather, Josiah Woodruff, lived nearly one hundred years, and possessed an iron constitution and performed a great amount of manual labor nearly up ...
    Dates:
    November 11, 1778 July 31, 1792 November 29, 1801 November 29, 1802 December 22, 1804 March 1, 1807 March 1, 1807 June 11, 1808 November 9, 1810 November 29, 1811 March 11, 1814 March 12, 1816 June 1, 1816 June 19, 1818 March 22, 1820 June 19, 1821 November 25, 1827 December 29, 1833 December 31, 1833 January 2, 1834 February 1, 1834 April 11, 1834 April 25, 1834 May 1, 1834 May 7, 1834 November 5, 1834 January 13, 1835 January 18, 1835 January 19, 1835 July 1, 1838 October 18, 1838 August 4, 1841
  • Page 148

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

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    & it was an Effecting sight to see such a strange sight about 500 people enter the City of the Great Salt who had traveled on foot 1500 miles having drawn there hand carts all the way women Children & old men had drawn their bedding, clothing & food, the whole distance & this company of poor people from England had travelled this whole distance in 9 weeks they were covered with dust & some worn down but cheerful they had beat any horse or ox team during ...
    Dates:
    September 27, 1856
  • Page 187

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

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    May 5, 1869 tea first then fry meat then Boil potatoes & at last make Bread there are but vary few good House keepers But when you find one you find a woman that knows what to do. The female Relief Society would take this matter in hand & teach young women the art of House keeping have a place for Evry thing & Evry thing in its place learn the girls to be Book keepers so they can tend the stores & keep accounts. Also let the Sisters get up a cheese Factory & ...
    Dates:
    May 6, 1869 May 7, 1869 May 8, 1869