Francis Pullen

Francis Pullen (Pullin) (1802-1861) was born 3 Sep. 1802 in Ledbury, Herefordshire, England. He was the son of Benjamin Pullen and Constance. He married Hannah Thomas on 29 Nov. 1824 in Eastnor, Herefordshire, England. He was baptized 2 Jul. 1840 in England. He hosted Wilford Woodruff in his home and attended church services with him in 1840 and 1841 in England. He died 3 Sep. 1861 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

Francis M Pullen (MLQW-1VW), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 13 Mar. 2022). Francis Pullen, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/francis-pullen, accessed 13 Mar. 2022). "England, Herefordshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1583-1898," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 22 Mar. 2022); Francis Pullen, 5 Sep. 1802, Ledbury, Herefordshire, England; citing Herefordshire, England, Church of England, Parish Church of Ledbury, “Bishop's Transcripts for Ledbury, 1660-1865,” image 843/800; DGS 008095631. "England, Herefordshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1583-1898," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 22 Mar. 2022); Francis Pullen and Hannah Thomas, 29 Nov. 1824, Eastnor, Herefordshire, England; citing Herefordshire, England, Church of England, Parish Church of Eastnor, “Bishop's Transcripts for Eastnor, 1660-1851,” image 917/935; DGS 7566431. “Utah Deaths and Burials, 1888-1946,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 13 Mar. 2022); Francis Pullen, 3 Sep. 1861, Utah Territory; Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah. “Utah, Salt Lake city Cemetery Records, 1847-1997,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 13 Mar. 2022); Francis Pullen, 3 Sep. 1861, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 48, no. 1341; Salt Lake City Cemetery, Sexton, Utah State Archives, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah; DGS 7420258.

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  • Page 114

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

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    most splended prospect of all the surrounging country for 30 miles, & on some of the highest peaks are large intrenchments whare men retreated to in the time of the roman war, The buildings in the village of Malvern are splendid standing on the side of these Hills. It has long been a place of retreat for the Kings Queens princis Lords & Noblemen of London & other parts of England to visit in the summer season. We had a view ...
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    April 22, 1840
  • Page 176

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

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    September 14, 1840 ~ Monday Minutes of A Conference held Sept 14, 1840 The Bran Green & Gadfield Elm Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints held at Gadfield Elm Chapel in Worcestershire on the 14th day of Sept 1840. Their being present one of the Travling high council, one High Priest, 9 Elders, 19 Priest, & 4 Teachers. The meeting was called to Order by Elder Kington when ...
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    September 14, 1840
  • Page 179

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

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    soon broke up & after clearing our rooms of brick stones & glass we lay down & had a good nights rest 5 mil [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elders Kimball & Smith September 17, 1840 ~ Thursday 17th I spent most of the day in Dymock & in the evening I walked to Ledbury & spent the night at Br Pullins 5 miles September 18, 1840 ~ Friday 18th I walked to ...
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    September 17, 1840 September 18, 1840 September 19, 1840 September 20, 1840 September 21, 1840
  • Page 180

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

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    Also Charles Fields Jonathan Davis Charles Taysom Thomas Vernal James Shinn James Evens John Hill Thomas Harber William Foxsel Thomas Hardane Henry Fidler William Jones Joseph Need Edward Oakey George Brooks & James Watkins William Johnson John Bailey Be Ordained Priest &
  • Page 13

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

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    November 16, 1842 ~ Wednesday 16th The snow storm continues an exceding cold day both man & beast suffer exeedi ngly [FIGURE] We got out the 1st No vol 4 of the Times & Season Edited by John Taylor & Published By John Taylor & W. Woodruff - I commenced making Mail November 17, 1842 ~ Thursday 17 Cold weather still continues many are suffering for the want of wood & provisions the early winter has cought many unprepared November 18, 1842 ~ Friday 18
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    November 16, 1842 November 17, 1842 November 18, 1842 November 19, 1842 November 20, 1842 November 21, 1842 November 22, 1842 November 23, 1842 November 24, 1842 November 25, 1842 November 26, 1842 November 27, 1842
  • Page 153

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

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    July 24, 1840 ~ Friday 24th [FIGURE] I received a letter from Father & Mother & Sister Eunice Woodruff which I was truly glad to get. I found Brother & Sister Benbow strong in faith & willing to make evry sacrafice in their power for the gathering of the Saints we had an interview with Elder Kington we spent the day at Br Benbows had an interesteng meeting July 25, 1840 ~Saturday 25th ...
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    July 24, 1840 July 25, 1840 July 26, 1840 July 27, 1840 July 28, 1840 July 29, 1840 July 30, 1840 July 31, 1840
  • Page 159

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

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    costly merchantdize wharewith thou art adorn ed even as the Capital of great Babylon. I am ready to ask myself what am I & my Brethren here for, & as the spirit answers to warn thee of thine abominations & to exhort the[e] to repent of thy wickedness & prepare for the day of thy visit ation thy mourning thy calamity & thy wo. I am ready to cry out Lord who is sufficient for these things. O Mighty God of Jacob cloth us with thy power. Let the power of the Priesthood ...
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    August 19, 1840 August 20, 1840
  • Page 93

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

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    of Isaiah & praying mightily for me. I then arose & preached to the largest congrega tion (it was said) that ever met in the chapel the Minister was believing & bid me God speed after Meeting many offered themselves for Baptism. I spent the night at Francis Pullen. [FIGURES] I received three Letters one from Richards, one from Cordon, & one from Mulliner. Distance of the day 6 miles March 31, 1840 ~ Tuesday 31st I ...
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    March 31, 1840 April 1, 1840 April 2, 1840
  • Page 2

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

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    to be fals & so he arose & read the same old Spalding story. when he got through Elder Richards arose & informed the people that instead of its being a new story it had been published for two years through the United States & also through England, this creat ed a great uproar among the people, for while some were for driving the man out of the place for lying others were crouding around Elders Richards & Kay to hear them preach, but ...
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    March 10, 1841 March 11, 1841
  • Page 3

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

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    & now his son has commanded her soon to leave she wishes to gather with the Saints to Zion, the Saints gave me £0.7 shillings we spent the night at Br Pullins. We herd by letter from Elder Glover that Elders Orson Hide & G J Adams had just arived from N Y 13 m March 12, 1841 ~ Friday 12 [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder Snow & one to ...
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    March 12, 1841 March 13, 1841 March 14, 1841 March 15, 1841