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 198

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    February 19, 1862 ~ Wednesday Feb 19 1862 [FIGURES] I wrote 2 letters ITo I F. Carter & Azmon Woodruff I spent the day in the office and the Evening at Brother George Godards with a party there were present John Taylor W. Woodruff G. A. Smith A. O. Smoot Bishop Hunter, & E. D. Woolley with our wives. We got a Telegraph dispatch saying that Savannah had ...
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    February 19, 1862 February 20, 1862 February 21, 1862 February 22, 1862 February 23, 1862 February 24, 1862
  • Page 270

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

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    December 4, 1857 ~ Friday Dec 4th 1857 The Calafornia Mail arived last evening we find from the Calafornia papers that the massacre of the Emigrants in the south by the Indians is laid to the mormons the people in Loss Angel held public meeting & passed Resolutions to call on the President of the United States to exhert his power to bring the murderers to Justice all the saints in Calafornia are returning home Brother Cannon got out a half sheet ...
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    December 4, 1857 December 5, 1857 December 6, 1857 December 7, 1857
  • Page 28

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

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    April 11, 1873 ~ Friday April 11th 1873 Brigham was vary sick through the day I spent the day at work April 12, 1873 ~ Saturday 12. Brigham is better to day I tied up my grape vines it was was a vary cold night April 13, 1873 ~ Sunday 13 Sunday we had a cold snow storm this morning Brigham is much better we think it is not the smallpox but a sudden cold I ...
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    April 11, 1873 April 12, 1873 April 13, 1873 April 14, 1873 April 15, 1873 April 16, 1873 April 17, 1873 April 18, 1873 April 19, 1873 April 20, 1873 April 21, 1873 April 26, 1873 April 27, 1873
  • Page 57

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

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    Oct 14, 1873 to Salt Lake City to see Brigham Young, the Mormon & the Country He spent the night at Brother Wm Millers. We had a 15Cold rain & snow storm Mrs W arived in provo today October 15, 1873 ~ Wednesday 15 In company with Earl Rosebury & J Taylor we visited the woollen Factory, Seninary, cooperative Store & other Places we all dined at Brother
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    October 15, 1873 October 16, 1873 October 17, 1873 October 18, 1873 October 19, 1873 October 20, 1873 October 25, 1873 October 26, 1873 October 27, 1873 October 30, 1873 October 31, 1873
  • Page 85

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

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    June 28 1874 G. A. Smith spoke 11 M[inutes], & Erastus Snow 20 Minuts The Meeting then adjourned & we took cars & rode to S L City & arived at home at 8.30, distance going & returning 120 Miles June 29,1874 ~ Monday 29. I spent a part of the day in the Endowment House June 30,1874 ~ Tuesday 30. I spent daythe time on the farm 6 M[iles] July 1,1874 ...
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    June 29, 1874 June 30, 1874 July 1, 1874 July 2, 1874 July 4, 1874 July 5, 1874 July 6, 1874 July 7, 1874 July 8, 1874 July 9, 1874 July 10, 1874 July 11, 1874
  • Page 88

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

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    August 1, 1874 ~ Saturday Aug 1, 1874 I spent the day at the farm we had several Hard showers of rain I returned to the City in the Evening 6 [miles] August 2, 1874 ~ Sunday 2nd Sunday [FIGURE] I received 3 letters wrote one to David I attended Meeting in the Tabernacle in the Afternoon E D Woolly prayed W Woodruff spoke upon the 5first five verses of the 2nd chapter of Isaiah 45 M[inutes] ...
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    August 1, 1874 August 2, 1874 August 3, 1874 August 4, 1874 August 5, 1874 August 6, 1874 August 8, 1874 August 9, 1874
  • Page 91

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

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    August 25, 1874 ~ Tuesday Aug 25, 1874 25 I spent the day on the farm 6 M[iles] August 26, 1874 ~ Wednesday 26. I spent the day in the Endowment House we Baptized 354 D H Wells sealed 34 couple for the Dead W W. 23 couple August 27, 1874 ~ Thursday to August 28, 1874 ~ Friday 27 & 28. I spent the time on the farm August 29, 1874 ~ Saturday ...
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    August 25, 1874 August 26, 1874 August 27, 1874 August 28, 1874 August 29, 1874 August 30, 1874 August 31, 1874 September 1, 1874 September 2, 1874 September 3, 1874 September 5, 1874 September 6, 1874
  • Page 102

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

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    November 8, 1874 ~ Sunday Nov 8, 1874 Sunday I met in the Evening with the Twelve for prayer November 9, 1874 ~ Monday 9. I spent the day in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 66 persons D H Wells sealed 3 couple & W Woodruff 30. November 10, 1874 ~ Tuesday 10. I spent the day shucking corn 6 M[iles] November 11, 1874 ~ Wednesday 11 I spent the day in the Endowment House we ...
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    November 8, 1874 November 9, 1874 November 10, 1874 November 11, 1874 November 12, 1874 November 13, 1874 November 14, 1874 November 15, 1874 November 16, 1874 November 17, 1874 November 18, 1874 November 19, 1874 November 20, 1874 November 21, 1874
  • Page 133

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

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    July 27, 1875 ~ Tuesday July 27, 1875 we rode in carriages to the terminus of the western Rail Road we then took cars & rode to S L City 40 Miles On my return home I learned that my team had had a rum- away at the farm & broke my waggon some, had a new Tongue to buy & mend up [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to J. E. Johnson July 28, 1875 ~ Wednesday July 28, 1875 I spent ...
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    July 27, 1875 July 28, 1875 July 29, 1875 July 30, 1875 July 31, 1875 August 1, 1875 August 2, 1875
  • Page 143

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

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    Sunday Sept 5, 1875 Burial of George A Smith Hymn sung on page 357. Prayer By John Taylor A Hymn then sung on page 193. Then G. Q. Cannon read according to the request of G. A. Smith two years before his death the 15 chapter of the first Corinthians Also the 19 Ch of Alma in the Book of Mormon Also the Vision in the Bok of Doctrins & Covenants After which
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    September 6, 1875 September 7, 1875 September 8, 1875 September 9, 1875 September 10, 1875