Gadfield Elm, Worcestershire, England

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  • Page 63

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

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    Locations By whom Represented Members Elders Priest Teachers Deacons Manchester P. P. Pratt 443 7 15 9 0 Clitheroe Conference H.C. Kimball 318 6 12 13 3 Preston Do P. Melling 675 11 15 13 3 Liverpool J. Taylor 190 9 8 4 3 Isle of Man Do Do 90 2 4 2 0 London Conference L. Snow 137 3 8 4 2
  • 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 ...
    Dates:
    September 14, 1840
  • Page 94

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

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    & preached at John Hill & returned to Leigh & spent the night with Browett distance of the day 6 mil April 3, 1840 ~ Friday April 3rd [FIGURE] I wrote two Letters one to Richards & one to Mulliner & walked to Gadfields Elm & preached in the Chapel to a large congregation & spent the night at Mr Hills at Turkey Hall.
    Dates:
    April 3, 1840 April 4, 1840 April 5, 1840
  • Page 43

    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 Elder ...
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    March 12, 1841 March 13, 1841 March 14, 1841 March 15, 1841
  • Page 50

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

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    Under the hands of Elders Woodruff, Richards & T. Kington. Conference was then adjourned till half past two o-clock Met according to adjournment meeting opened by singing & Prayer by the president. Elder Kington then addressed the meeting was followed by Elder Richards, after which Elder Woodruff deliverd his farewell addressed to the conference & Saints in general. The meeting minutes were then read & accepted by the Conference, when the meeting closed by singing & Benediction by Elder Wodruff [FIGURE]
  • Page 122

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

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    May 17, 1840 ~ Sunday 17th Sunday this is the anniversary {Met} at Gadfield Elm at which place I met with the saints in company with Elders Young & Brigh Richards. I preached in the morning & Elder Young in the afternoon & while he was preaching opposers made much disturdance & was determined to break up the meeting Elder Young rose up in the power of the Priesthood & in the name of the Great God & according to the laws of ...
    Dates:
    May 17, 1840 May 18, 1840
  • Page 136

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

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    assigned to the different Elders Viz) Standing Clerk Elder Thomas Clark President & James Meeks, Duns Close " Samuel Jones — William Williams — Wind Point " Philip Green — Francis Burnet — Lugwardin " John Cheese — George Allen — Stokes Lane " Charles Price — Thomas Jenkins — Moorend Cross " ...
  • Page 93

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    ARCHBISHOP PETITIONED TO STOP OUR PREACHING. The rector did not know what to make of it, so he sent two clerks of the Church of England as spies, to attend our meet- ing, and find out what we did preach. But they were both pricked in their hearts and received the word of the Lord gladly, and were baptized and confirmed members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The rector became alarmed and did not dare to send any- body else. The ministers and rectors of the ...
    Dates:
    March 21, 1840
  • Page 40

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

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    some two hundred preachers of the various denominations This field of labor embraced Herefordshire Glostershire & Worstershire and formed these Conferences Garway ^Garway^, Gadfield Elm & Frooms Hill, I was visited by president ^young^ & Dr Richards, Brother Benbow furnished us with £300, to print the first Book of Mormon that we published in England and on the 20 day of May ...
    Dates:
    May 18, 1840 May 20, 1840
  • Page 38

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] But the archbishop and council, know- ing well that the laws of England gave free toleration to all religions under the British flag, sent word to the petitioners that if they had the worth of souls at heart as much as they had the ground where hares, foxes and hounds ran, they would not lose so many of their flock. I continued to preach and baptize daily. On the 21st day of March I baptized Elder
    Dates:
    March 21, 1840 May 18, 1840 May 20, 1840 August 17, 1840