Eaton, Preble County, Ohio

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  • Page 113

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

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    Elder Taylors sickness he suffered much he appears now to have the billious fever settelled upon him I felt quite Ill myself this was a dark & gloomy day may the Lord have mercy upon us & not suffer our way to be hedged up I pray 14 m September 1, 1839 ~ Sunday Sept 1st 1839 This is the first day of fall Sunday. Elder Taylor felt much better we concluded to spend the day in the place & preach to the people. It was a german ...
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    September 1, 1839 September 2, 1839
  • Page 31

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    = From Belfontain to Urbanna = 18 = Urbanna = Springfield— 14 = Springfield = Dayton— 25 = Dayton = Eaton— 25 = Eaton = Richmond— 16 = Richmond = Centerville = 6 = Centerville = Dublin— 12 = Dublin = Raysville— 18 = Raysville Greensville = 14 = Greensville = Indianapolis— 18 = Indianapolis = Greencastle = 40 = Greencastle =
  • Page 73

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

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    November 25, 1838 ~ Sunday Nov 25 Sunday we spent the day at the In[n] resting ourselves & beasts we have had several days of warm plesent weather & good roads but this morning it snows some & is cold. Mrs Woodruff is quit[e] sick the pain & fever is increasing in her head. we do not at all times know what lies before ^us^ Lord prepare her to pass through all her trials I pray [FIGURE] I wrote a Letter to Brother Asahel H Woodruff in Terrehaute it ...
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    November 25, 1838 November 26, 1838 November 27, 1838 November 28, 1838 November 29, 1838 November 30, 1838 December 1, 1838
  • Page 74

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

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    December 2, 1838 ~ Sunday Dec 2nd Sunday our circumstances were of such a nature we were oblieged to remove from the Inn whare we spent the night Phebe feels as though she had but a breath of life left in her body I carried her into the waggon & drove 2 miles at the house of Mr Makinzie & put up for the present at least untill Phebe recovers her health in some degree or departs this life we went into a house by ourselves which was much better than to be ...
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    December 2, 1838 December 3, 1838 December 4, 1838 December 5, 1838
  • Page 66

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. her spirit revived, and I drove a short distance to a tavern, and got her into a room and worked over her and her babe all night, and prayed to the Lord to preserve her life. In the morning the circumstances were such that I was under the necessity of removing my wife from the inn, as there was so much noise and confusion at the place that she could not endure it. I carried her out to her bed in the wagon ...
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    December 2, 1838 December 3, 1838
  • Page 25

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] The roads finally became so bad and the cold so severe that Nathaniel Thomas and James Townsend concluded to stop for the winter. We parted with them on the 21st of November, near New Portage, Ohio. On the 23rd of November my wife, Phoebe, was attacked with a severe head- ache, which terminated in brain fever. She grew more and more distressed daily as we continued our journey. It was a ...
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    November 21, 1838 November 23, 1838 December 1, 1838 December 2, 1838 December 3, 1838