Davis County, Utah Territory

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  • Page 116

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

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    were rebellious to you I told them it was none of their Business He asked if that would take away any of my glory I said No it will not. If your wives are rebellious against you let them go away if they want to it will not take away my glory for my wives to leave me. If I do my Duty & do not have women that will obey me I will go to heaven & the Lord will give me all that I want. I would like to ...
    Dates:
    February 4, 1856 February 5, 1856 February 6, 1856 February 9, 1856 February 10, 1856
  • Page 77

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

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    October 15, 1855 ~ Monday Oct 15th Monday night P. P. Pratt W. Woodruff G. A. Smith & Erastus Snow of the Twelve & others met at the House of P. P. Pratts to organize the Territory of Utah into missionary districts & appoints missionaries to the various fields of Labour the following are ^is^ the division of the Territory in 6 districts Utah Co 1: Juab Sanpete, & Millard Co[un]ties ...
    Dates:
    October 15, 1855 October 16, 1855 October 17, 1855 October 18, 1855 October 19, 1855 October 20, 1855
  • Page 46

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

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    December 9, 1854 ~ Saturday Dec 89th I left Farmington & rode Home to the salt Lake City & spent the night with my family 16 mils December 10, 1854 ~ Sunday 10 Sunday night I attended meeting in the Tabernacle Charles C. Rich Preached to the people in the fore noon upon the rise & progress of the settlement of San Barnadino W Woodruff preached in the after noon upon the subject of tithing, the poor fund ...
    Dates:
    December 9, 1854 December 10, 1854 December 11, 1854
  • Page 358

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

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    February 17, 1852 ~ Tuesday 17 I took a course of medicine to day which done me good February 18, 1852 ~ Wednesday 18 I was quite weak & confined to my house February 19, 1852 ~ Thursday 19 I was better to day but still feeble February 20, 1852 ~ Friday 1220th I spent the day in writing I visited the ward school exhibition during the evening February 21, 1852 ~ Saturday 21st I met with the Legislature this morning but it ...
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    February 17, 1852 February 18, 1852 February 19, 1852 February 20, 1852 February 21, 1852 February 22, 1852 February 23, 1852 February 24, 1852 February 25, 1852 February 28, 1852 February 29, 1852
  • Page 163

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

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    said company. Resolved that R. H. Porter furnish one man with himself [FIGURE] And that W. Woodruff J. C. Little J. Cummings & C. Spencer furnish a man each to assist in taking charge of the Heard that each of one of the fore named mentioned company share share equilly alike in the profits & Losses arising from the Hearding. Resolved that we use a horizontal [sideways text] H [end of sideways text] Brand on the left broad side as a company brand & get ...
    Dates:
    October 21, 1856 October 22, 1856 October 23, 1856
  • Page 263

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

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    Nov 9th He run into the midst of a heard of cattle so they could not shoot him Horsmen immediately started in persuit of him but in the darkness of the night they could not over take him He run in his stocking feet in the snow for 30 miles carrying his Boots in his hand not dareing to stop to put them on & arived in our camps in safety our men took 100 head of cattle one night & 300 head another which were now coming in. I spent the forenoon in the ...
    Dates:
    November 10, 1857 November 11, 1857 November 12, 1857 November 13, 1857 November 14, 1857
  • Page 87

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

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    July 22, 1874 ~ Wednesday July 22 1874 I spent the day at the farm prepard for cutting wheat in the morning we cut & bound about 7 Acres of wheat. Brother Putnam Extracted some 5 1/2 gallons of Hunny from 4 of my stands of Bees July 23, 1874 ~ Thursday 23 I finished cutting wheat July 24, 1874 ~ Friday 24th July 1874 [FIGURES] This is the Anaversy ^Anniversary^ of the Entrance of the Pioneers into this
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    July 22, 1874 July 23, 1874 July 24, 1874 July 25, 1874 July 26, 1874 July 27, 1874 July 28, 1874 July 29, 1874 July 30, 1874 July 31, 1874
  • Page 131

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

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    July 18, 1875 At the close of the Meeting the congregation surrounded a pool of water and Elder G Q Cannon went down into the water and Baptized 27 of the leading men of Davis County including the Bishops & their councillors and Elders John Taylor and W Woodruff confirmed them the follingowing are there names Farmington J. W. Hess Ezra T. Clark John Telford A ...
    Dates:
    July 19, 1875 July 20, 1875 July 21, 1875
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to the Bishops and Members in the Various Settlements from the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, 25 October 1876

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    To the Bishops and Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Residing in the various Settlements throughout these Mountains: BELOVED BRETHREN AND SISTERS: The Temple at St. George, Washington County, Utah Territory, rapidly approaches completion. Already some portions of it are in a condition to be used, and in a few weeks we expect to be administering ordinances therein for the living and the dead. The General Con- ference of the Church was adjourned on the 8th instant to hold its next session at 10 A.M. on the 6th of April in ...
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    Part of Letter to John Taylor, 10 April 1884

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    Salt Lake City, April 10th, 1884. Prest. John Taylor: Dear Brother.—Your Committee to whom was referred the subject of making the distribution of families among the various Stakes of this Territory to be called to strengthen the settlement of St. Johns, respectfully submit the following report, and apportionment taken from the statistical report read at our late Conference. Stakes. No. of Families. Apportionment. 1. Bear Lake, 730 3 2. Beaver, 308 2 3. Box Elder ...
    Dates:
    April 10, 1844