David Sprague Hollister

David Sprague Hollister (1808-aft. 1850) was born 4 Jun. 1808 in Middleburgh, Schoharie Co., Ohio. He was the son of Stephen Hollister and Anna Sprague. He married Mary Ann Wilson in Oct. 1831. He was baptized in Mar. 1842. He corresponded with Wilford Woodruff while Wilford was a missionary in the eastern states. He died after 2 Oct. 1851.

Footnotes

David Sprague Hollister (K29D-Q6Y), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). David Sprague Hollister, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/david-sprague-hollister, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). David Sprague Hollister, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/david-sprague-hollister, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 228

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

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    revolvers for $10 I bought one quarter of A flowering mill $80 = $20 one {-} from Ilus F Carter for {[illegible]} $85 & waggon &c sundry other goods I obtained from Ilus the following Address Luther Scammons New Lancaster Allison P.O. I think Monmouth Co Phebe And Mother has spent her whole time with Mrs Carter And Father And myself have spent our nights there Ilus. F. Carter has been exeeding kind to me And Father And Mother ...
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    March 27, 1846 March 28, 1846 March 29, 1846
  • Page 229

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

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    others were present I read A letter sent to Br [blank] from the camp who it appears had also turned away He staited there was A shaking in Nauvoo that Page had gone with Strang that {[2 illegible words]} was cut off &c I was weary at night & took some cold March 30, 1846 ~ Monday 30th I spent the day in Philadelphia paid fare on my baggage $5.88 took it with the rest of the ...
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    March 30, 1846 March 31, 1846
  • Page 203

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

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    March 30, 1849 ~ Friday 30th It is still a rainy day this past week has been almost one Universal scene of storm, wind, & rain. Rhoda Foss has lain at our house quiette sick with a fever Mrs Woodruff & myself prayed with her in the night & administered unto her and she began to recover, we also recieved a letter from Br Samuel Hard[y] saying that Br Josiah Hardy was vary sick & wished us to pray for ...
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    March 30, 1849 March 31, 1849 April 1, 1849 April 2, 1849 April 3, 1849 April 4, 1849 April 5, 1849
  • Page 215

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

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    June 2, 1849 ~ Saturday June 2nd I rode in the cars in company with Elder Leon[ard] Hardy to Bradford and we spent the night with Br Sam[uel] Hardy 30 m June 3, 1849 ~ Sunday 3rd Sunday I met with the saints at Br Samuel Hardys I preached to them and had a good time we had a Church Meeting and all spoke. I administered to 3 that were sick. June 4, 1849 ~ ...
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    June 2, 1849 June 3, 1849 June 4, 1849 June 5, 1849 June 6, 1849 June 7, 1849 June 8, 1849 June 9, 1849
  • Page 216

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

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    in the valley were anxious for a Territorial Government & were about to send Mr Bernhisel to congress for that purpose, the saints were prospering at the salt Lake [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder Orson Pratt & gave him an account of the signs of the times in this country the ravages by mobs, fire, water Cholera Indian wars &c &c Br Sanderson called upon me & spent the night Allexander Badlam was taken sick like ...
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    June 10, 1849 June 11, 1849 June 12, 1849 June 13, 1849
  • Page 168

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

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    and had a good council they renderd me some assistance [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Orson Pratt and spoke of L. O. Littlefield case and of others in England I walked out in the evening with the Brethres & spent the night with Br Cart- wright. 35 m October 17, 1848 ~ Tuesday 17th I had an Interview with Br Hollister a few moments in the morning made me a present to assist me in my necessities ...
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    October 17, 1848 October 18, 1848
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Brigham Young and Council, 5 April 1849

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    I think there will be a number yet added to that branch of the Church. I feel thankful that I have the privilege of gathering a few grapes after the vintage has done, while in New York on Sunday & Monday last I had an interview with a gentleman by the Name of Joseph Smith was intro- duced to him by Br Holister. He is a smart intelligent bussiness man, is believing our doctrine & wishes to go to the valley & spend his days with the Saints, for He sees a storm ...