Daniel Duncan McArthur

Daniel Duncan McArthur (1820-1908) was born 8 Apr. 1820 in Holland, Erie Co., New York. He was the son of Duncan McArthur and Susan McKeen. He married Cordelia Clark on 13 Jun. 1841 in Adams Co., Illinois; widowed. He married Matilda Caroline Fuller on 1 Dec. 1845; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized in Sep. 1838. He visited and corresponded regularly with Wilford Woodruff on the affairs of the Church in St. George, Washington Co., Utah Territory. He died 3 Jun. 1908 in St. George.

Footnotes

Daniel Duncan McArthur (KWN2-WXQ), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 May 2022). Daniel Duncan McArthur, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/daniel-duncan-mcarthur, accessed 21 May 2022). “Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959 / Book B, 1860 April 25-1894 April 27,” entry for Daniel D. McArthur, p. 42, image 43/148, CR 301 22; Church History Library (https://catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org/, accessed 21 May 2022). "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 May 2022); Daniel D. McArthur and Cordelia Clark, 13 Jun. 1841, Adams Co., Illinois, p. 39; citing “Adams County, Illinois marriage records, 1834-1923,” image 17/840; DGS 7734523. Washington County News, “Pioneer Called” (St. George, Utah), 15 Jan. 1914, vol. VI, no. 50, p. 1; database with images, Utah Digital Newspapers (https://digitalnewspapers.org/, accessed 21 May 2022). “Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 May 2022); Daniel Duncan McArthur, 3 Jun. 1908, St. George, Washington Co., Utah, file no. 29, series 81448; Utah State Archives Research Center, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah; DGS 2229320.

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  • Page 147

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

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    gave an account of his feelings & his travels He was followed by President Brigham Young who spoke in the power of God reproved & rebuked the sins of the people He said that the blood of Heifers calves lambs Doves &c would again be offered for certain sins but for some sins no blood would be acceptable except the life & blood of the individual. He made the Harts of many tremble he also said that He would give evry woman in Israel 2 weeks to make up ...
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    September 22, 1856 September 23, 1856 September 24, 1856 September 25, 1856 September 26, 1856
  • Page 149

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

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    Elder Elsworth came in President Kimball came to him & told him to pick him out a family to go & stop with him through the winter wanted a handy man. He said I have not a handy man in my company but I will pick you out as good one as I can. Mr Dones came in & gave president Young some Notes against Capt James Brown of some $3000. Had paid some $1400 in county orders asked president Young what He should ...
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    September 28, 1856
  • Page 156

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

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    After singing & prayer The meeting was addressed by Daniel D Mcarthur James McGaw, Elder France, & David Grant, & W C Dunbarson then S. W Crandle & D. D. Mcarthur spoke followed by a song from Dunbar followed by N. H. Felt with a spirited address, followed with the cricket song by J. D. T. Mc'allister. Benediction by D Spencer Met at 2 P.M. President Kimball called ...
  • Page 224

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Jan 25 1877 E Snow sealed 17 couple (W. Woodruff gave Nathan ^C^ Tinney and& wife their second Anointing) Presided in the Temple and Officiated as El and E Snow Y.E. & David Cannon as Mik January 26, 1877 ~ Friday 26. I spent the day in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 38 persons 6 Elders ordained living & 10 for the dead Brigham Young
    Dates:
    January 26, 1877 January 27, 1877 January 28, 1877 January 29, 1877 January 30, 1877 January 31, 1877 February 1, 1877
  • Page 225

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    Feb 1, 1877 32 for the living 35 for the dead. 19 Ordained 3 for the living 16 for the dead E Snow sealed 15 couple. B Young Jr 5 W Woodruff sealed 3 couple W Woodruff Presided and Officiated as El [FIGURES] I dressed in pure white Doe skin from head to foot to officiate in the Priest Office, white pants vest and caot the first Example in any Temple of the Lord in this last dispensation Sister Lucy B Young also dressed in white in officiating ...
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    February 2, 1877 February 3, 1877 February 4, 1877 February 5, 1877 February 6, 1877
  • Page 226

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    February 7, 1877 ~ Wednesday Feb 7, 1877 I spent the day in the Temple W Woodruff gave second Anointing to (Josiah ^Guile^ Hardy and his wife Ann Dunston Hardy) (Matthew Clayton) (Elizabeth Graham Macdonald for and in behalf of Sarah Johnson Macdonald, & Fanny Vancott Macdonald Anointed to Allexander Findley Macdonald) H. W. Bigler held the Horn J L Nuttall Recorder we baptized ...
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    February 7, 1877 February 8, 1877 February 9, 1877 February 10, 1877 February 11, 1877
  • Page 227

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    February 12, 1877 ~ Monday Feb 12, 1877 I spent the day writing on the ceremonies & we spent the Evening with President Young reading the ceremony we received a Telegram ^[FIGURES]^ [from] washington saying the Electorial Committy at washington had broaken up All the dimocratts had resigned The Clerk of the House had ordered the commission to stop counting the votes and disorg- anize Great Excitement Exhist in washington February 13, 1877 ~ Tuesday 13 I spent the day in the Temple we baptized ...
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    February 12, 1877 February 13, 1877 February 14, 1877 February 15, 1877 February 16, 1877
  • Page 250

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    May 2 1877 W Woodruff sealed 20 couple D. H. Cannon 20, WW sealed one Daughter to Parents May 3, 1877 ~ Thursday 3 May We gave Endowments to 151. W Woodruff sealed 16 couple And sealed 14 children to Silas & Jesse N Smith and Adopted them to their Father [blank] Smith and then Adopted Father [blank] Smith to Joseph Smith the Prophet W Woodruff gave seconed Anointing to 9 persons mostly for dead W. Woodruff sealed 16 ...
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    May 3, 1877 May 4, 1877 May 5, 1877 May 6, 1877 May 7, 1877 May 8, 1877 May 9, 1877 May 10, 1877
  • Page 274

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Aug 21, 1877 when Br McAllister had Baptized me for the 100 Names I Baptized him for 21, including Gen Washington & his forefathers and all the Presidents of the United states that were not in my list Except Buchannan Van Buren & Grant. It was a vary interesting day I felt thankful that we had the privilege and the power to administer for the worthy dead esspecially for the signers of the declaration of Independance, that inasmuch as they had ...
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    August 22, 1877 August 23, 1877 August 24, 1877
  • Page 363

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    January 21, 1879 ~ Tuesday Jan 21, 1879 I went to the Temple and held a council with the committee and I attending a Meeting in the Evening {May I forget the night.} 15 Mile January 33, 1879 ~ Wednesday 22. I spent the day in the Temple Officiated as Ell. Wm Rufus Slade and Julia Ann Higgingbottom Slade was adopted to W. Woodruff [FIGURE] Mary Bonnette Eyring officiated for the female portion of the family. We gave 88 Endowments WW sealed 12 couple I wrote [FIGURE] ...
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    January 21, 1879 January 23, 1879 January 24, 1879 January 25, 1879 January 26, 1879 January 27, 1879 January 28, 1879 February 2, 1879