Darwin Chase

Darwin Chase (1816-1863) was born 25 Feb. 1816 in Ellisburg, Jefferson Co., New York. He was the son of Stephen Chase and Orryanna Rowe. He was baptized in 1831. He served in the Nauvoo Legion with Wilford Woodruff. He died 4 Feb. 1863 near Bear River, Utah Territory.

Footnotes

Darwin Chase (KHVT-MYG), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 4 Nov. 2022). Darwin Chase, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/darwin-chase, accessed 4 Nov. 2022). Darwin J. Chase, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/darwin-j-chase, accessed 12 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 89

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

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    COUNCIL At a council held at Far West by the Twelve, High Priests, Elders, & Priests on the twenty sixth of April 1839 The following resolutions were adopted Resolved that the following persons should be no more fellowshiped in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints but excommunicated from the same, viz Isaac Russel, Mary Russel, John Goodson & wife, Jacob Scott senr & wife, Isaac Scott,
  • Page 23

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    March 26, 1843 ~ Sunday March 26th Sunday I spent the day at home I looked over the Mail that brought our exchange papers & found them mostly vary destitute of news of interest except the Case of Mackenzie which is still exciting the public mind & will probably be the longest before it is closed of any case ever tried in the United States in consequence of the hanging Spencer, Small & another person on board of the Sommers in consequence of an exp- ected mutiny. Their is ...
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    March 26, 1843 March 27, 1843 March 31, 1843 March 31, 1843 April 1, 1843 April 2, 1843
  • Page 156

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

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    May 16, 1842 ~ Monday to May 19, 1842 ~ Thursday May 16, 17 18, & 19 I spent in the printing office as usual May 20, 1842 ~ Friday 20 [FIGURE] I received a letter from L. R. Foster New York containing $30.00 dollars on what he owed me for books [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Br Dwight Webster acknowledging the recept of $50 dollars which he lent me & sent him a note ...
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    May 16, 1842 May 19, 1842 May 20, 1842 May 21, 1842 May 22, 1842 May 23, 1842 May 25, 1842 May 26, 1842 May 27, 1842 May 28, 1842
  • Page 118

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

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    After retiring to rest at night I was called upon by Brother Meeks to go with him to lay hands upon his wife who was possessed with a devil I went with him to his house & found his wife foaming in great agony I lade hands upon her & rebuked the devil & he came out of her & she soon fell asleep & I returned home, & If I had judg- ed from outward appearances I should have thought the devil followed me home & entered into our Cat for ...
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    December 2, 1841 December 3, 1841 December 4, 1841 December 5, 1841 December 6, 1841
  • Page 71

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    ORDAINED TO THE APOSTLESHIP. fulfilled this day should not be, and notwithstanding that ten thousand of the Saints had been driven out of the State by the edict of the governor, and though the Prophet Joseph and his brother, Hyrum Smith, with other leading men were in the hands of our enemies, in chains and in prison, we moved on to the temple grounds in the city of Far West, and held a council, and fulfilled the revelation ...
  • Page 341

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

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    done it yet but it was time it was done. The Bishops are reproved they dont do their duty. N.H. Felt & John Banks was ordained Travelling Bishops. E. T. Benson J. M. Grant & O Hyde were set apart to go to Kanesville & gather out all the Saints in that region of country Samuel Richards was appointed to go to England. Willard Snow & A. O. Smoot ...
  • Page 117

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

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    November 29, 1847 ~ Monday 29th I returned home to winter Quarters drove home som[e] cattle for Br Bills, there was a meeting in the evening for those who were going out preaching Br Young addressed them I was not present 14 m November 30, 1847 ~ Tuesday 30 I met in Council with the Twelve & the Presidents of the seventies Wm. W. Phelps & Br Jacobs was called before the Council for ...
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    November 29, 1847 November 30, 1847 December 1, 1847 December 2, 1847 December 3, 1847 December 4, 1847 December 5, 1847
  • Page 4

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

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    and though the prophet Joseph & Hyrum Smith with other leading men were in the hands of our enemies and in chains & in prison still we moved on to the Temple Ground in the City of Far West and held a council and fulfilled the revelation and commandment given unto us, and among other things that we performed at this Council we excommunicated from the Church 31 person who had apostetized from the Church and turned to be our enemies. The mission of the Twelve was sung we then ...
  • Page 5

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

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    Darwins Chase and Norman Shearer (who had just been liberated from Richmond prison) were also ordained to the office of Seventies. The Twelve then offered up vocal prayer in the following order Brigham Young, Heber C Kimball, Orson Pratt John E Page John Taylor Wilford Woodruff and George A Smith After which they sung Adam^on^di Aman and then the Twelve took their leave and parting hand of ...
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    May 2, 1839
  • Page 28

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] requirement of the revelation, on the 18th of April, 1839, I took into my wagon Brigham Young and Orson Pratt: and Father Cutler took into his wagon John Taylor and George A. Smith, and we started for Far West. On the way we met John E. Page, who was going with his family to Quincy, Illinois. His wagon had turned over, ...
    Dates:
    April 18, 1839 April 25, 1839 April 26, 1839 May 2, 1839 May 3, 1839