George Benjamin Wallace

George Benjamin Wallace (1817-1900) was born 16 Feb. 1817 in Epsom, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire. He was the son of John Wallace and Mary True. He married Mary C. McMurphy on 13 Feb. 1840 in Northwood, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized in Jan. 1842. He served with Wilford Woodruff in church positions from Massachusetts in 1844 to Utah in 1898. He died 31 Jan. 1900 in Salt Lake Co., Utah.

Footnotes

George Benjamin Wallace (KWJD-HF8), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 23 Apr. 2022). George Benjamin Wallace, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/george-benjamin-wallace, accessed 23 Apr. 2022). "Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959 / Book A, 1860 April 25-1894 April 27," entry for Geo. B. Wallace, p. 14, image 20/160, CR 301 22; Church History Library (https://catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org/, accessed 23 Apr. 2022). "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 23 Apr. 2022); George Wallace and Mary C. McMurphey, 13 Feb. 1840, Northwood, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire; citing New Hampshire, Registrar of Vital Statistics, “Index to marriages, early to 1900,” image 2606/15948; DGS 4243234. “Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 23 Apr. 2022); George B. Wallace, 31 Jan. 1900, Salt Lake Co., Utah, p. 113, no. 4260B; Salt Lake County Management and Archives, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah; DGS 4139834.

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  • Page 280

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    All of Illinois and George B. Wallace Esq of Boston. A Preamble and many important resolutions were adopted all of which together with the procedings of the meeting were published in the Boston Daily Times of July 2nd 1844. The Melodeon was crouded in the evening and it was soon evident that a large number of rowdies were in the galleries & felt disposed to make disturbance, and among others Abby Folsom made her appearance, & arose & commence speaking while the president was ...
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    July 2, 1844
  • Page 360

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    apostitize from the faith they join him & those that are cut of from the church & thus he is trying to build up a party unto himself. The church now seems to be firm in Boston. I had a good time with them. I spent the night at Br Phelps Mrs Woodruff seemed much better in the evening distance of the day 35 m November 23, 1844 ~ Saturday 23d Took cars rode to New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts stoped for the night with Elder
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    November 23, 1844 November 24, 1844 November 25, 1844
  • Page 100

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

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    December 29, 1855 ~ Saturday 29th [FIGURE] I spent the day writing I wrote 3 letters to I. F. Carter Col T. L. Kane. I rote to J. M. Bernhisel to Pay $105 form [illegible] & I wrote to I F Carter that I had requested Bernhisel to pay it. I wrote a full letter to col Thomas L. Kane & requested him to write to me A Quarterly conference commenced to day Erastus 30 Sunday Snow ...
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    December 29, 1855 December 30, 1855
  • Page 56

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

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    February 12, 1855 ~ Monday 12th I spent the day in study & the evening in the Grammar school February 13, 1855 ~ Tuesday 13th I attended a party at the social Hall got up by Zions workmen upon the public works we had a good time it lasted till after midnight February 14, 1855 ~ Wednesday 14th I spent most of the day in study & the evening in the Grammar school February 15, 1855 ~ Thursday 15th I spent the day studying & I met ...
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    February 12, 1855 February 13, 1855 February 14, 1855 February 15, 1855 February 16, 1855 February 17, 1855 February 18, 1855
  • Page 209

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

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    September 27, 1869 ~ Monday Sept 27, 1869 I was quite unwell this morning But I went to the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 54 D H Wells sealed 31 couple & W Woodruff sealed 28 couple total 59. I spent the Evening at Br Pettits September 28, 1869 ~ Tuesday 28 [FIGURE] I wrote 5 Letters to Azmon & Ozem Woodruff, to Wilford to Luther Wheeler &
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    September 27, 1869 September 28, 1869 September 29, 1869 September 30, 1869 October 1, 1869 October 2, 1869 October 3, 1869
  • Page 308

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

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    Sept 3d 1871 Sunday I Met with the Presidency & Twelve for Prayer & attended the Lecture of Mrs G. L. Whitman. She read the 18 ch of St John & spoke upon the fulfillment of of Prophecy she said that there was seven million five hundred thousand Jews who were true to the Jewish faith & were getting ready to return to rebuild Jerrusalem At the close of Her Lecture Brother Wells, Cannon J F Smith & myself laid hands upon Brother ...
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    September 4, 1871 September 9, 1871 September 10, 1871 September 11, 1871 September 12, 1871 September 13, 1871 September 14, 1871 September 15, 1871 September 16, 1871 September 17, 1871
  • Page 337

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

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    May 5, 1872 ~ Sunday May 5, 18702 Sunday I met with my Quorum in the Morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle. J F Smith spoke in the Morning one hour & W. Woodruff in the Afternoon 55 Minutes. At the close of the Meeting I took cars & rode to Cotton wood station then walked 1 1/2 Miles to John Benbows found him sick then visited Isabel Benbow was quite sick & her child 3 weeks old. Mrs Woodruff was there ...
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    May 5, 1872 May 6, 1872 May 9, 1872 May 10, 1872 May 11, 1872 May 12, 1872 May 13, 1872 May 14, 1872 May 15, 1872 May 16, 1872 May 17, 1872 May 18, 1872 May 19, 1872 May 20, 1872
  • Page 358

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

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    November 25, 1872 ~ Monday Nov 25, 1872 25 I spent the day at home choreing & attended A council in the Evening in the [FIGURE] City hall I received a letter from David November 26, 1872 ~ Tuesday to November 28, 1872 ~ Thursday 26, 27, 28. I spent the time husking corn & putting up fodder November 29, 1872 ~ Friday 29. I came to the City spent several hours with Col Saxe Paid him $145 the ...
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    November 25, 1872 November 26, 1872 November 28, 1872 November 29, 1872 November 30, 1872 December 1, 1872 December 2, 1872 December 3, 1872 December 4, 1872 December 5, 1872 December 6, 1872 December 7, 1872 December 8, 1872 December 9, 1872 December 10, 1872 December 11, 1872
  • Page 21

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

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    January 18, 1866 ~ Thursday Jan 18th 1866 [FIGURE] I spent the day in council & wrote to Ozem Thompson Woodruff January 19, 1866 ~ Friday 19. I spent the day & all night in the Legislative Council it Being the last day of its session January 20, 1866 ~ Saturday 20. I spent the day in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 20 persons H C K. sealed 3 couple & W. W. 9, total ...
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    January 18, 1866 January 19, 1866 January 20, 1866 January 21, 1866 January 22, 1866 January 23, 1866 January 24, 1866 January 25, 1866 January 26, 1866 January 27, 1866 January 28, 1866 January 29, 1866 January 30, 1866 January 31, 1866 February 1, 1866 February 2, 1866 February 3, 1866 February 4, 1866
  • Page 27

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

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    April 6, 1866 ~ Friday April 6, 1866 The general Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- Day Saints met in the Tabernacle at 10 oclok H C Kimball prayed E T Benson spoke 60 minutes G. Q. Cannon spoke 15. Afternoon Prayer By G. Q. Cannon Joseph Young spoke 30 minutes D. H. Wells 50 minutes, G. A. Smith 10 minutes April 7, 1866 ~ Saturday 7. Singing Prayer ...
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    April 6, 1866 April 7, 1866 April 8, 1866 April 9, 1866 April 10, 1866 April 11, 1866 April 13, 1866 April 14, 1866 April 15, 1866 April 16, 1866 April 18, 1866