Daniel Browett

Daniel Browett (1809-1848) was born 18 Dec. 1809 in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England. He was the son of Thomas Browett and Martha Pulham. He married Elizabeth Harris on 2 Jan. 1834 in Leigh, Gloucestershire, England; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 23 Mar. 1840. He died 27 Jun. 1848 in Tragedy Springs, Amador Co., California.

Footnotes

Daniel Browett (M9PP-3KK), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Jul. 2021). Daniel Browett, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/william-benbow, accessed 19 Jul. 2021). Church of England, Parish Church of Bishops-Cleeve (Gloucestershire), “Bishop’s Transcripts for Bishops-Cleeve, 1599-1812: Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1599-1812, Martha Pullum, 22 Apr. 1810, Gloucestershire City Library, England; microfilm 417123, Item 4, DGS 8080973, image 766/788, FHL. “Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1938” database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 19 Jul. 2021), The Leigh, 1813-1837, p. 15, no. 45, Daniel Browett and Elizabeth Harris, 2 Jan. 1834, Gloucestershire Anglican Parish Registers, Gloucestershire, England. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 11 Jul. 2021), Harriet Barnes (MJG5-RR2). Historian’s Office Minutes and reports (local units), 1840-1886, England, 1840-1841, Liverpool Conference, 1841, Liverpool Conference Minutes, image 1-2/2, CR 100 589, CHL. George W. Thatcher Blair Collection, 1837-1988, Brigham Young Letter, Manchester, (England) to Mary A. Young, Nauvoo, IL 1841 Mar. 1, p. 2, Elder Daniel Browett, image 2/3, MS 15616, CHL. “Daniel Browett,” Saints by Sea: Latter-day Saints Immigration to America (https://saintsbysea.lib.byu.edu/ accessed 7 Jul. 2021). Nauvoo Stake Ward Census, 1842, Nauvoo 3rd Ward Census, Daniel Browett, image 19/45, LR 3102 27, CHL. “Sgt. Daniel “Dan” Browett,” Tragedy Spring Cemetery, El Dorado County, CA; Find A Grave, 26 Jan. 2009, memorial no. 33293416 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 9 Jul. 2021).

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  • Page 172

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

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    September 6, 1840 ~ Sunday 6th Sunday I preached in the morning at Bowl Court 237 Shoreditch was followed by Elders Kimball & Smith. Also we held a meeting in Tabernacle square at 3 oclock & Elders Kimball & Smith preached in the street & I followed them in Bearing testimony one man arose & opposed us & was angry becaus of the truth of God, & conti nued opposing untill the conversation was stoped by the Police. We met again ...
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    September 6, 1840 September 7, 1840
  • Page 175

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

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    to find saints & build up a Church as in any place we ever visited We Baptized one man & ordained him a priest & 6 others gave in there names to be Baptized on next Saturday or Sunday & also there was some little pro spect of the Rev R. Aitken's A.M. receiving & embr acing the work which will open doors to many honest souls so I felt to rejoice that our lab ours were not altogether in vain. I took the Omnibus & rode 3 miles to ...
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    September 11, 1840 September 12, 1840 September 13, 1840
  • Page 177

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

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    M E. P. T. D. 204 6 21 6 0 Ditto Haw Cross Ditto Elder Wm Jinkins 13. 0 1 0 0 Do Cheltenham Do Thomas Browett 3 0 1 0 0 Do Bristol Do Elder H Glover 2 0 1 0 0 Do C Cranham Do Elder John Horlick 2 0 2 0 0 Do High Laden Do Elder Jinkins 3 0 0 0 0 ...
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    September 15, 1840
  • Page 179

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

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    soon broke up & after clearing our rooms of brick stones & glass we lay down & had a good nights rest 5 mil [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elders Kimball & Smith September 17, 1840 ~ Thursday 17th I spent most of the day in Dymock & in the evening I walked to Ledbury & spent the night at Br Pullins 5 miles September 18, 1840 ~ Friday 18th I walked to ...
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    September 17, 1840 September 18, 1840 September 19, 1840 September 20, 1840 September 21, 1840
  • Page 10

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

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    Hannah Knot Rebecca Tyler Harriet Hill March 23rd Wm Jinkins {priest} Daniel Browett {priest} John Gail[e]y {priest} ^20^ Elizabeth Browett William Parsons Mary Parsons James Hadley Maria Hadley John Shepherd Baptized & confirmed ^8^ 24th Richard Hull William Williams Philip Green
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    March 23, 1840 March 24, 1840 March 27, 1840
  • Page 14

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

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    some in the Letter to my wife January 14, 1841 ~ Thursday 14th I spent the Day in writing in Phebes letter attended meeting at night, Sister Redman was present January 15, 1841 ~ Friday 15th I spent the day in writing in the evening we went to the Bath & Baptized 3, members of Br Morgans houshold & confirmed them Elder K Bap[tize]d them. Mrs Sangiovanni made both of us a ...
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    January 14, 1841 January 15, 1841 January 16, 1841 January 17, 1841
  • Page 15

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

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    January 18, 1841 ~ Monday 18th [FIGURE] Elder Kimball received 4 letters to day one from Elder Young who wishes us to be ready to set sail the fore part of April, I mailed the letter which I wrote to Phebe [FIGURE] I wrote two letters one to Daniel Browett one to H. Glover. [FIGURE] I received a letter from Elder M Holmes January 19, 1841 ~ Tuesday 19th [FIGURE] ...
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    January 18, 1841 January 19, 1841 January 20, 1841 January 21, 1841 January 22, 1841 January 23, 1841
  • Page 19

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

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    January 27, 1841 ~ Wednesday 27th [FIGURE] wrote two Letters one to Elders Browett & Jinkens one to Brs Harris & Holford we took a long walk through Parts of London, with Br Crook to get his pensions we went to the Admiralty from thence to the Tower of London, we saw several officers at these places & we learned for a certainty that Pensions can no longer be sold but they can draw a pensions in any part ...
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    January 27, 1841 January 28, 1841
  • Page 146

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

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    July 3, 1840 ~ Friday July 3rd In Company with the Twelve I visited the musiam at Manchester M England which was an interesting sight to behold every kind of Beasts, Animals, fowles & birds fish & evry creeping thing, serpents, & all things that live on land or in the sea. Also evry kind of fruit & minerals ores & Precious stones. we saw the greatest Dimond in the world that has as yet ever been discov- ered it was nearly the size of a goose ...
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    July 3, 1840 July 4, 1840 July 5, 1840
  • Page 154

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

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    August 1, 1840 ~ Saturday Aug. 1st We walked to Haw Cross & to Dymock & spent the night 8 miles August 2, 1840 ~ Sunday 2nd Sunday I Preached twice in Dymock & Elder G. A. Smith Preached in Ledbury I am happy to learn on our return to the Church es in Herefordshire & adjoining Country that the work of God [is] rolling on rapidly upon evry hand The Elders ...
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    August 1, 1840 August 2, 1840 August 3, 1840