Edward Partridge

Edward Partridge (1793-1840) was born 27 Aug. 1793 in Pittsfield, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of William Partridge and Jemima Bidwell. He married Lydia Clisbee on 22 Aug. 1819. He was baptized 11 Dec. 1830. He served alongside Wilford Woodruff in church leadership positions in Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio and Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois. He died 27 May 1840 in Nauvoo.

Footnotes

Edward Partridge (KWVM-M2W), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Edward Partridge, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/edward-partridge, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Edward Partridge, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/edward-partridge, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 92

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

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    May 5, 1839 ~ Sunday May 5th Sunday I attended conference we had a vary interesting day Joseph address the congregation & also Sidney & was followed by the Twelve. At the close of the day a collection was taken up for the poor [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Br Nathaniel Thomas May 6, 1839 ~ Monday 6th I met with the quorum of the seventies in the morning & after some council their was about sixty ordained Elders & members of the ...
    Dates:
    May 5, 1839 May 6, 1839 May 7, 1839 May 8, 1839 May 9, 1839 May 10, 1839 May 11, 1839 May 12, 1839
  • Page 156

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    August 11, 1840 ~ Tuesday [FIGURE] Aug 11th {Elder Benbow loaned Elder Turley} 20 {pounds and gave me} 15 {for our London mission} We took the parting hand with Elder Turley who Started for Liverpool to prepare a ship for about 80 Saints to emegrate to America 40 of which Elder J Benbow takes with him & pays their expenses to America out of Mercy to the poor Saints Let the Blessings of Almighty God rest upon him forever ...
    Dates:
    August 11, 1840 August 12, 1840
  • Page 73

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    SURVIVORS OF HAUN'S MILL MASSACRE. Spirit of the Lord was poured out upon us, and we had a glorious day. On May 6th, I met with the Seventies, and we ordained sixty men into the quorums of Elders and Seventies. Brother Joseph met with the Twelve, Bishops and Elders, at Bishop Partridge's house; and there were a number with us who were wounded at Haun's Mill. Among them was Isaac Laney, who had been, in company with about twenty others ...
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    May 6, 1839 May 15, 1839 May 18, 1839
  • Page 20

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. Heman Hyde. We spent the summer together, laboring hard, cutting wheat, quarrying rock, making brick, or anything else we could find to do. In the fall I had a desire to go and preach the gospel. I knew the gospel which the Lord had revealed to Joseph Smith was true, and of such great value that I wanted to tell it to the people who had not heard it. It was so good and plain, it seemed to me I could make the people believe it. ...
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 9 May 1840

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    I do not know as you can find out this letter for I have to write it mostly with my babe in my armes and little Sarah around me – she calls aloud for pa-pa many times in a day but the poor child has no pa to hear her. she is quite lonely like myselfe can you not tell me some thing near when you shall y come home I shall look for you in the fall. I have written you three letters before this since you left this continent and d^i^rected ...
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 6 October 1840

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    all be restored again.— Paul says I die da^i^ly brother Joseph says that he actually died and was raised to life again— says the beasts that he fought with at Epesus often killed him and he came to life again— if so Willford why may not our little Sarah be raised to life again— He, brother Joseph has brought forth many new things this season.— There has been quite a number of deaths in Commerce the past season I believed that I mentioned some ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 8 September 1840

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    Lee Montrose Lee County Iowa Territory Sept 8th 1840 My Dear Willford, With pleasure I seat myself at this time to acknowledge the reception of your kind letter which came to hand 10 days since and I should have answered it immedately after its reception had it not been that my babe was quite sick but he is better now I had been an[x]iously looking for a letter from you for a long time and to my greate satisfaction received it from the hand of a brother, brought by some ...
    Dates:
    September 8, 1840
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 18. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 7, 1858. VOL. VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) IN tracing the history of my fathers, I find it difficult to obtain a satisfactory account of the Woodruff family for more than three gen- erations. My great grandfather, Josiah Woodruff, lived nearly one hundred years, and possessed an iron constitution and performed a great amount of manual labor nearly up ...
    Dates:
    November 11, 1778 July 31, 1792 November 29, 1801 November 29, 1802 December 22, 1804 March 1, 1807 March 1, 1807 June 11, 1808 November 9, 1810 November 29, 1811 March 11, 1814 March 12, 1816 June 1, 1816 June 19, 1818 March 22, 1820 June 19, 1821 November 25, 1827 December 29, 1833 December 31, 1833 January 2, 1834 February 1, 1834 April 11, 1834 April 25, 1834 May 1, 1834 May 7, 1834 November 5, 1834 January 13, 1835 January 18, 1835 January 19, 1835 July 1, 1838 October 18, 1838 August 4, 1841
  • Page 19

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

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    March 12, 1854 ~ Sunday March 12th 1854 In company with Levi Richards & G. A. Smith I called upon President Brigham ^Young^ at his room as He was not able to get out & conversed with him concerning the buriel of the corps of President Willard Richards He Advised us to bury him at 2 oclock I went to meeting in the morning at the Tabernacle and Jedediah M. Grant Preached to the People ...
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    March 12, 1854
  • Page 4

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    Elder, and a small Branch organized of twelve members, by Elder Pulsi- pher. In February following, in company with Elder Holton, I walked some sixty miles to the town of Fabius, to attend an evening meeting of the Saints in that place, where Elder Pul- sipher was presiding. I saw the book of commandments or revelations given through Joseph Smith, and I believed them with all my heart, and rejoiced therein; and after spending several days, and holding several ...
    Dates:
    February 1, 1834 April 11, 1834 April 25, 1834 May 1, 1834 May 7, 1834 November 5, 1834