Hanley, Staffordshire, England

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  • Page 86

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

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    March 21, 1840 ~ Saturday March 21st {Oh Lord bless Phebe this day in need in every time of need I pray} I walked to Ledbury & found [FIGURE] a letter from W. Richards. I returned to Brother Benbows & baptized 4 persons 2 were preachers one of which was Thomas Kington the Superintendant of the Preachers of the United Brethren glory Hallaluyah the work of God rolls ...
    Dates:
    March 21, 1840 March 22, 1840 March 23, 1840
  • Page 99

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

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    & in an instant they were droped into Eterni ty for murder precicely at 1 oclock & the rope cut & their bodies droped at 2 oclock. the gallows removed at 3 oclock I then went into the gail & had an interview with Elder Turley who was unlawfully put into prision. I spent an hour with him. I carried him some provision, & read the Letters to him which I had written to him. I left him in good health & spirits & walked to Stone from thence to Stoke
    Dates:
    April 12, 1840 April 13, 1840
  • Page 54

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

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    March 25, 1841 ~ Thursday March 25th I took coach & Rode to Hanly & stoped with Br John Taylor I hear great report of war all through the country against America, I [FIGURE] wrote a letter to Elder Lorenzo Snow, I had an interview in the evening with Elder G. A. Smith we met a large congregation of the Saints in the Hanley Room Elder Smith first addressed the meeting & I followed him after meeting was dismissed ...
    Dates:
    March 25, 1841 March 26, 1841 March 27, 1841
  • Page 55

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

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    New Castle spent some little time at Father Rowleys who was vary feeble. There is many silk manufacterers in New Castle [FIGURE] I Purchased 15 yards of Black silk for a dress for Phebe at 2/2 per yard [FIGURE] £1 12 6 & 7 yards of lineing at /4 1/2 per yard £0 2 7 1/2 this was considerd as cheap £1 15 1 1/2 as any could be bought in England according to the quality I walked with several Brethren to ...
    Dates:
    March 28, 1841
  • Page 56

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

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    Moved & Carried that Br T. J. Filcher & O. Shaw be Clerks of the meeting. Moved & Carried that Brothers Player, Taylor Simpson & Burrows. be appointed to assist in the business of the Day keeping order &c The President opened the meeting by singing & Prayer & then called upon the Officers to Represent the various Branches of the Church when Elder Cordon read the minutes of the
  • Page 58

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

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    March 29, 1841 ~ Monday March 29th I walked to Burslem spent the Day at Br Johnson's. Br J. A. Smith & Myself packed up some Crockery or China ware that was given us by the Saints. We met the officers in Council at the Hanly room & gave them such advise as we thought wisdom had a good time & took our farewell of them spent the night at Br Johnsons 10 miles [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder ...
    Dates:
    March 29, 1841 March 30, 1841 March 31, 1841 April 1, 1841
  • Page 212

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

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    November 26, 1840 ~ Thursday Nov 26th [FIGURE] I recevived a letter from Br John Taylor [FIGURE] I mailed the letter at the American Coffee House which I wrote to Mrs Woodruff & the editors of the Times & Seasons, which was the largest lett[er] I ever sent my wife,, on my return from the Offic[e] I called into an auction store whare they were selling penknives, watches, time Peaces, which to outward appearance were vary cheap but when closely ...
    Dates:
    November 26, 1840 November 27, 1840
  • Page 183

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

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    in Death I held a Prayer meeting with the Saints & spent the night at Brother Coles September 24, 1840 ~ Thursday 24th I spent the Day in writing. The church ministers are vary much stired up in this region because the Saints are gathering together evry exhertion is made against the the work of God the Clergy are foaring they will loose their flock & the Lord is delivering the flock out of their hands the ministers of the church of England see this, & they are alarmed in ...
    Dates:
    September 24, 1840 September 25, 1840 September 26, 1840 September 27, 1840
  • Page 184

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

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    September 28, 1840 ~ Monday Minutes of the Conference of the Staffordshire Potteries Sept 28 1840 The Conference met at Hanly Staffordshire on the 28th Sept there being present one of the travling Council 4 Elders 11 Priest 5 Teachers & 2 Deacons. The meeting was then called to order by Elder Simpson when it was moved & carried that Elder W. Woodruff be chosen President of the Conference & Osmond Shaw Clerk. The meeting was then opened by singing ...
    Dates:
    September 28, 1840
  • Page 185

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

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    Moved & carried that Badley Edge be organized a Branch Moved & carried that Elder Cordon represent this Conference to the general Conference to be held at Manchester on the 6th of Oct 1840 Moved & carried that this Conferenc adjourn to the 28th Dec. The meeting then concluded by singing & Prayer, & in the afternoon the Officers met when Elder Woodruff addressed them at length & gave much council & advice & the Blessing of God was with us through ...
    Dates:
    September 29, 1840 September 30, 1840 October 1, 1840