Elisha Hildebrand Davis

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  • Page 4

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    WILLFORD WOODRUFF'S DAILY JOURNAL AND TRAVELS IN THE MINISTRY IN 1841 Book of Mormon entered at Stationers Hall by H C Kimball & W Woodruff in the name of Joseph Smith jr left 5 Copies paid 3/ on the 8th day of Feb 1841 But on the 15 day of Oct 1845 the records were searched by E H Davis & it could not be found it seems the clerk is guilt[y] of a breach of trust ...
  • Page 21

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    as I came into the Music Hall Elder Ward spoke to me & wished me to go with him to Manchester to visit the church & attend meeting in the evening as there had been an appointment for an american Elder to preach & many was expected out & no American to Preach we took cars arived in Manchester arived at meeting Just at the commencement of it. Elder Ward spoke a few moments introduced me to the meet ing I arose addressed the meeting ...
    Dates:
    January 20, 1845
  • Page 30

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    came from Leeds & He came over from America with Elders Straten & Davis we were truly glad to once more meet, together though on a foreighn shore. We attended a prayr meeting in the evening. I herd the testimony of many of the saints & I occupied some time in teaching them. We spent the night at Br Child's in Wellington Street in company with Elders Sheets & Ure distance of the ...
    Dates:
    February 20, 1845
  • Page 115

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    I confirmed 5 Blessed 6 children administered to 10 that was sick. In the evening I Preached a funeral Sermon upon the death of the Prophets the house was crowded to overflowing I addressed the congregation for about 2 hours & the people gave the most profound attention A good impression was made many Strangers were present that had never attended our meetings before. At the close I spent half an hour shaking hands then returned to Br Prints & spent the night I dined & took tea with Br ...
    Dates:
    June 30, 1845 July 1, 1845 July 2, 1845
  • Page 64

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    April 4, 1845 ~ Friday 4th I took cars in the morning in company with Mrs Woodruff & rode to Manchester was met at the rail road by Elders Holmes Stratten & Ross I took up my abode with John Druce No 6 Sandford street Broughton road Salford I had an interview with a number of the Saints distance 30[m] April 5, 1845 ~ Saturday ...
    Dates:
    April 4, 1845 April 5, 1845 April 6, 1845
  • Page 67

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    brought up again this morning to be finished it was organized with a President, Secretary, Treasurer, And 15 Directers its capitol was to be £30000 Pounds divided into 60000 shares at 10/ each, its object to esstablish manufacturery in Nauvoo or other parts of America, to enter into those branches of business that would require the least capitol & employ the most hands & bring the greatest Profit. (The whole organization is published in the 11 No of the 5 vol of the Mil Star). After this ...
  • Page 68

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    April 10, 1845 ~ Thursday April 10th I spent the day in company with the American Elders with whom I had been sitting in conference with. I enjoyed myself well with them although I was fatiegued with the labours of the conference. April 11, 1845 ~ Friday 11th I went through A Manchester Cotten Factory with some of the Saints April 12, 1845 ~ Saturday 12th In company with Elders Holmes, Davis ...
    Dates:
    April 10, 1845 April 11, 1845 April 12, 1845 April 13, 1845 April 14, 1845 April 15, 1845
  • Page 69

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    April 16, 1845 ~ Wednesday April 16th [FIGURE] 10 P I went to the office & carried £40 which I had recieved at the conference for the covenants, Temple & Emegra tion. On my arival there I recieved 4 Letters one from President Young, one from Elder P. P. Pratt one from Father Carter, & one from Glasgow. the three letters from America were full of interest Br Young speaks of the Progress of the Temple & ...
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    April 16, 1845 April 17, 1845 April 18, 1845 April 19, 1845 April 20, 1845
  • Page 86

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    May 22, 1845 ~ Thursday May 22 [FIGURES] I recieved three letters & wrote 4 letters one to H. Clark M. Holmes L Hardy & a woman enquiring about her son 4 May 23, 1845 ~ Friday 23rd [FIGURES] I wrote 5 letters to H. C. Kimball G. A. Smith J. M. Grant, E H. Davis & John Banks I sent the American Letters by ...
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    May 22, 1845 May 23, 1845 May 24, 1845 May 25, 1845 May 26, 1845 May 27, 1845 May 28, 1845 May 29, 1845
  • Page 91

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    line through the City to 10 Thornhill street Pentonville & spent the night. It was a hot sultry Day, & I got feet sore & was vary weary when I retired to bed the whole Distance that I walked in the City of London this day was about 16 miles [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Mrs Woodruff June 11, 1845 ~ Wednesday 131th In company with Elder Davis & Br Crump I visited the British ...
    Dates:
    June 11, 1845 June 12, 1845