Council House, Winter Quarters, unorganized U.S. Territory

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  • Page 318

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

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    I also met in council in the evening with the Twelve High Council and Bishop and herd the report of the Bishops of each ward and other business attended to. The following is a true report of the Camp of Israel in this city called winter quarters on this 20th Day of Dec Total number of souls 3483 Yokes of oxen 388 1/2 Sick persons 334 cows 463 well men 502 Policemen 19 sick men 117 women whose husbands are in the armey 53 Absent men 138 Widows 75 Days tithing 84 1/2 Cords ...
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    December 21, 1846 December 22, 1846 December 23, 1846
  • Page 319

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

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    I met in council with the Twelve on the eve of the 22nd. Among other things President Young spoke upon some Principles one was concerning love beteen man and wife Male and female as it would be in the morning of the resur- rection that in this life much called love was more the effect of passion than principle but in the resurrection the love to the man would be according to his exhaltation and glory December 24, 1846 ~ Thursday 24th I was quite unwell this day I spent the ...
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    December 24, 1846 December 25, 1846 December 26, 1846 December 27, 1846 December 28, 1846
  • Page 12

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

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    January 11, 1847 ~ Monday 11th I met in council with the Twelve at Br Bensons and spent the day we had a good time. we spoke upon the principle of our lives being threatend by our enemies & prayed that we might ever be deliverd from there hands January 12, 1847 ~ Tuesday 12th I spent the day butchering a fat ox we memet in council with the Twelve January 13, 1847 ~ Wednesday 13th I cut up ...
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    January 11, 1847 January 12, 1847 January 13, 1847 January 14, 1847 January 15, 1847 January 16, 1847
  • Page 13

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

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    He gave some interesting teaching concerning the rights of men & the dealings of men with there wives and children, the raising of posterity, purity, holiness &c that if a wise and proper course was taken in the begeting and raising of children that they would soon become pure & holy and be administered to by Angels &c and many other things did the Apostle teach January 17, 1847 ~ Sunday 17th Sunday A cold day I preached to a congregation in Bishops
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    January 17, 1847 January 18, 1847 January 19, 1847
  • Page 17

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

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    January 27, 1847 ~ Wednesday 26 27th I spent the day at home & in the evening I attended meeting with our ward & Br Taylors word together Br Phelps addressed the meeting and I followed him & we had a good time January 28, 1847 ~ Thursday 278th [FIGURE] This was a vary busy day I let Br Burgess have my team to go to Hunsakers ferry I also fitted out Br
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    January 27, 1847 January 28, 1847 January 29, 1847 January 30, 1847 January 31, 1847 February 1, 1847 February 2, 1847 February 3, 1847 February 4, 1847
  • Page 23

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

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    they arived that the Battalion had taken the Alpasio a strong hold between the Riogrand and the Mountains without the fireing of a gun. if this report is true the Bat[talion] will have an abundance of support & likely take up winter quarters many other remarks were made & President Young said that if they had harkened to his council not a man of them would have fallen but would have returned to their friends in perfect safety. At 7 oclok we ...
  • Page 25

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

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    I know that the women generally rule there husbands & the children their Mothers. But when a woman under- takes to rule me I want her to be so secret about it that I cannot catch her at it. Now I do not want the brethren from my remarks to abuse thereir wives, but treat them kindly: do there heavy luging but dont wash there dishes as some men do. At the close of the remarks there was a little exercise by music & dancing & the meeting was dismised
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    February 17, 1847 February 18, 1847 February 19, 1847 February 20, 1847 February 21, 1847 February 22, 1847 February 23, 1847 February 24, 1847 February 25, 1847
  • Page 27

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

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    March 7, 1847 ~ Sunday 7th Sunday I met with the saints in our ward Bishop Smoot addressed the people concerning the I followed him and requested the people that had means to carry sumthing to the Bishop to the poor to carry flour, meal, meat, coffee shugar &c & I promised I would do the same we dismissed the meeting & I called in to hear Br Kimball speak a few moments I then went home & carried the Bishop 30 lbs flour half bushel ...
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    March 7, 1847 March 8, 1847 March 9, 1847 March 10, 1847 March 11, 1847 March 12, 1847 March 13, 1847 March 14, 1847 March 15, 1847
  • Page 28

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

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    March 16, 1847 ~ Tuesday 16th Tuesday I spent the day at home preparing to start on my Journey March 17, 1847 ~ Wednesday 17th I spent the day putting on my carriage top March 18, 1847 ~ Thursday 18th I was quite unwell I spent the day at home but went to the Council House in the evening to a musical consort but was so unwell I had to return home & go to bed March 19 ...
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    March 16, 1847 March 17, 1847 March 18, 1847 March 19, 1847 March 20, 1847 March 21, 1847 March 22, 1847 March 23, 1847 March 24, 1847 March 25, 1847 March 26, 1847
  • Page 125

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

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    January 1, 1848 ~ Saturday Saturday January 1st 1848 During the evening in company with Mrs Woodruff I went to Br Wilds to spend a new years evening January 2, 1848 ~ Sunday 2nd Sunday I met with the saints in our ward I addressed them & was followed by Br Pulsipher Br Kington arived from garden grove & spent the night with me January 3, 1848 ~ Monday 3 I went with ...
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    January 1, 1848 January 2, 1848 January 3, 1848 January 4, 1848 January 5, 1848 January 6, 1848 January 7, 1848 January 8, 1848 January 9, 1848 January 10, 1848 January 11, 1848