Cyprus, Benton County, Tennessee

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  • Page 104

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    their Oxen, their Horses their Tents their armour and moove towards Zion as the children of Israel accordi ng to the command of God as follows Arose in the morning at Br Camps & breakfasted at his house after which we repaired to the bank of a stream whare Prayers were offer'd up unto God when President Marsh led a young man into the waters of baptism & he was confirmed upon the bank of the stream under the hands of Presidents Marsh Patten & Grooves then we ...
  • Page 83

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    May 28, 1836 ~ Saturday May 28 At a conferenc convened at Br Seth Utleys agreeable to appointment on the 28 day of may 1836 congregation called to order & Elder David W Patten nominated & seconded to officiate as chairman & Elder Warren Parish secretary. Opened by singing & Prayer & Pro ceded to business. The chairman made some prelimin ary remarks touching the object & order of the meeti ng & called upon the official members to inform the conference ...
    Dates:
    May 28, 1836
  • Page 97

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    Arose & stated that one by the name of Henry Thomas had been added since the last conference none expeld[.] this branch is strong in faith & grows in grace. Priest Clapp represents the Taropen Branch & stated that one by the name of Lewis Allen had been added since the last conference none expeled[.] this branch growing in grace with their faces set Zion Ward— Elder A. O. Smoot represents the Blood River Branch in good standing ...
  • Page 75

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    And it was carried by a clear voice after which Presdt Woodruff Proceded to ordain Abram O Smoot Elder & Benjamin Boydstun Elder & Daniel Thomas & Benjamin Clapp Priest's & James Allen Teacher & Henry Thomas & John Camp Deacon. After Which Seven branches of the Church was represented Presdt Woodruff represented, one Branch on Egle Creek Benton Tenn 15 in good standing[.] one ...
    Dates:
    February 27, 1836
  • Page 8

    Part of 1835 Southern States Mission Membership Record

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    Cyprus Branch ^CB.9.^ C" x John Jackson ^Teacher Expeled^ Albert Petty ^Teacher gone to Zion with his family thank the Lord^ John H. Williams ^Expeled^ Susan Williams Expeled CKatherine Jackson Expeled Polly Fadd Moved Receieved Lettr KCatherine Petty moved to Zion Mary Barker moved to Zion Nancy Wood ^Expeled^ Nancy Wood ^Died on the 13th Sept 1835 70 years of A