Edwin Dilworth Woolley

Edwin Dilworth Woolley (1807-1881) was born 27 Jun. 1807 in East Bradford Twp., Chester Co., Pennsylvania. He was the son of John Woolley and Rachel Dilworth. He married Mary Wickersham on 24 Mar. 1831. He was baptized 24 Dec. 1837. He and Wilford Woodruff were members of the Nauvoo Masonic Lodge and the Utah Territorial Legislature. He died 14 Oct. 1881 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

Edwin Dilworth Woolley (KWN2-GPW), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Feb. 2022). Edwin Dilsorth Woolley, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/edwin-dilworth-woolley, accessed 7 Feb. 2022). Edwin Woolley, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/edwin-woolley, accessed 10 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 109

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Nov 24, 1867 with Joseph Smith on the 22nd day of July 1839, in healing many that were sick, among the number was Elijah Fordham & Joseph B Nobles. At the meeting Bishop Woolley Prayed E. F. Sheets spoke 40 minutes Afternoon Joseph W Young spoke one hour & 8 minutes I attended the Prayer circle with the Presidency & Twelve I wrote a letter to [FIGURE] Phebe A Snow
    Dates:
    November 25, 1867 November 27, 1867 November 28, 1867 November 29, 1867 November 30, 1867 December 1, 1867 December 2, 1867
  • Page 124

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    February 14, 1868 ~ Friday Feb 14, 1868 [FIGURE] I spent the forenoon in the council I wrote a letter to Father Ezra Carter & spoke upon the affairs of Government February 15, 1868 ~ Saturday 15 [FIGURE] I received 3 letters from Ezra Carter jr Seth Woodruff & Susan C Scholes. I spent the forenoon in the council & the Afternoon I attended a Meeting of Jordon Irrigation Company (([FIGURE] In the Afternoon of the 14 ...
    Dates:
    February 14, 1868 February 15, 1868 February 16, 1868 February 17, 1868 February 18, 1868 February 19, 1868 February 20, 1868 February 21, 1868 February 22, 1868
  • Page 128

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    March 23, 1868 ~ Monday March 23rd 1868 I dug in the garden in the fore noon & attended the school of the Prophets in the Afternoon & spoke vary plain upon following the fashions of the day March 24, 1868 ~ Tuesday 24. In company with Brower Pettit & others I went out onto the prairie over Jordon & shoot over 25 ducks I herd 25that Father Ezra Carter died on the 10 March 1868 & I had ...
    Dates:
    March 23, 1868 March 24, 1868 March 25, 1868 March 26, 1868 March 27, 1868 March 28, 1868 March 29, 1868 March 30, 1868 March 31, 1868 April 1, 1868 April 2, 1868 April 3, 1868 April 4, 1868 April 5, 1868
  • Page 132

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    May 6, 1868 ~ Wednesday May 6, 1868 [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to my Brother Azmon Woodruff Containing 10 Pages of fools Cap Answering a long letter of his wharein he says he does not Believe in a litter[al] gathering of the saints or the Jews in the last days, or the building of Zion or Jerrusalem or does not Believe that Man is conscious of any thing after death I took up all these subjects & treated upon them at length also Plurality ...
    Dates:
    May 6, 1868 May 7, 1868 May 8, 1868 May 9, 1868 May 10, 1868 May 11, 1868 May 12, 1868 May 13, 1868 May 14, 1868 May 15, 1868 May 16, 1868
  • Page 141

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    July 27, 1868 ~ Monday to July 29, 1868 ~ Wednesday July 27, 1868 27 28 & 29. I spent my time cutting wheat & putting it up it is vary remarkable that I have had 10 to 15 Boshels of Grass hopper to the Acre on my wheat for some two months & now I am cutting wheat which will yield 40 bushels to the acre July 30, 1868 ~ Thursday 30. I spent the day weeding out squashes & potatoes. July 31, 1868 ~ Friday 31. I ...
    Dates:
    July 27, 1868 July 30, 1868 July 31, 1868 August 1, 1868 August 2, 1868 August 3, 1868 August 4, 1868 August 6, 1868 August 7, 1868 August 8, 1868 August 9, 1868 July 29, 1869
  • Page 147

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    August 23, 1868 ~ Sunday Aug 23, 1868 Sunday The sunday school Children met at 8 oclok & was addressed By President Young there was a large Number present Meeting opened at 10 oclok Prayer By C. C. Rich John Taylor spoke ^one hour^ 15 M[inutes] G. Q. Cannon 61 minutes Afternoon Prayer By J. F. Smith Sacrament Administered L Snow spoke 24 M[inutes] C. C. Rich 18 G. A. Smith 22 President Young ...
    Dates:
    August 23, 1868 August 24, 1868 August 25, 1868 August 26, 1868 August 28, 1868 August 29, 1868 August 30, 1868
  • Page 170

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    January 19, 1869 ~ Tuesday Jan 19, 1869 [FIGURES] I called at Brother Mussers at 10 oclok & met with Doctors Bernhisel & Anderson & others also Elder Orson Hyde who had met to have his toe next to the great toe taken off on his right foot He took some Brandy & cloriform his toe was taken off at the 2nd Joint I then went to the Legislature & spent the forenoon January 20, 1869 ~ Wednesday ...
    Dates:
    January 19, 1869 January 20, 1869 January 21, 1869 January 22, 1869 January 23, 1869 January 24, 1869 January 25, 1869
  • Page 257

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

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    January 1, 1850 ~ Tuesday Jan 1st 1850 [FIGURE] I recieved A letter from O Hyde containing power of Attorney to collect $580.08 of Mr Oliver Carter No 4 Garland street Boston I spent [part] of the Day Journal writing January 2, 1850 ~ Wednesday 2nd I went into Boston called upon Mr Carter bought some things January 3, 1850 ~ Thursday 3rd In company with my son Wilford ...
    Dates:
    January 5, 1849 January 7, 1849 January 1, 1850 January 2, 1850 January 3, 1850 January 4, 1850 January 6, 1850
  • Page 261

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

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    February 10, 1850 ~ Sunday 10th Sunday I Preached to the Saints fwas followed by Elder Hardy & others I had a good meeting I spent the night at Mr Burbanks. February 11, 1850 ~ Monday 11th I called upon Br Samuel & Josigah Hardy then rode to Cambridgeport & spent the night at home 35 February 12, 1850 ~ Tuesday 12th I spent the day in part in Boston with Brother ...
    Dates:
    February 10, 1850 February 11, 1850 February 12, 1850 February 13, 1850 February 14, 1850 February 15, 1850 February 16, 1850 February 17, 1850 February 18, 1850 February 19, 1850 February 20, 1850 February 21, 1850 February 22, 1850 February 23, 1850
  • Page 262

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

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    And they are full of Alarm concerning the doings of Congress it has become A hotbed of political warfare and most all parties are looking for the exploding of the union the war spirit is increasing in the hearts of the people And deep judgment awaits the people nation, the hearts of men are failing them for fear of those things that are coming on the Earth, the Lord has said that in his fury he would vex the Nation And He is about to fulfill it. February 24, 1850 ~ Sunday 24th ...
    Dates:
    February 24, 1850 February 25, 1850 February 26, 1850 February 27, 1850 February 28, 1850 March 1, 1850 March 2, 1850 March 3, 1850