Isaac Morley

Isaac Morley (1786-1865) was born 11 Mar. 1786 in Montague, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of Thomas Morley and Editha (Edith) Marsh. He married Lucy Gunn on Jun. 1812. He was baptized 15 Nov. 1830. He and Wilford Woodruff were part of Zion's Camp in 1834 and later church leadership in Utah Territory. He died 24 Jun. 1865 in Fairview, Sanpete Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

Isaac Morley (KWVM-MGR), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Isaac Morley, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/isaac-morley, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Isaac Morley, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/isaac-morley, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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

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    April 10, 1844 ~ Wednesday April 10th Wendsday I spent the day at home to work in my garden April 11, 1844 ~ Thursday 11th [FIGURE] I spent the day in council some remarks wer made upon the principle of toleration April 12, 1844 ~ Friday 12th I spent the day at home April 13, 1844 ~ Saturday 13th A meeting assembled at 2 oclok & herd a discours delivered by Elder Taylor, upon ...
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    and was followed by Elder Young who addresed the Elders & called for volunteers when 26 Elders gave their names to go out preaching we spent the night at Br Morleys April 22, 1844 ~ Monday 22nd A vary raining morning in the afternoon we harnessed & went on to the city plot laid out for a city Elder Young and myself bough[t] a lot in the city parted with father Morley & rode to Br William ...
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    Smith Prophesyed that within five years we should be rid of our old enemies whether they were apostates or of the world & wished us to record it that when it comes to pass that we need not say we had forgotten the saying February 26, 1844 ~ Monday 26 A cold wind from the north Br Reed worked for me a part of the day I met with the quorum in the evening [FIGURE] but meeting closed soon after we arived. Fathers ...
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    February 26, 1844 February 27, 1844 February 28, 1844 February 29, 1844
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    to be a species of the fellen which has caused her much pain for two or three weeks. Also our baby Phebe Amelia has been quite sick for two or three weeks & for two days has been considerd dangerous September 23, 1842 ~ Friday 23rd I spent the day drawing corn on the stock I drew one acre of corn 1 mile & put it into a rick at home, & felt exceding weary at night. The Officers of the
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    September 23, 1842 September 24, 1842 September 25, 1842 September 26, 1842 September 27, 1842 September 30, 1842 October 1, 1842
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    Then I would exhort you to go on & continue to call upon God untill you make your calling & election sure for yourselves by obtaining this more sure word of Prophesey & wait patiently for the promise untill you obtain it Many other vary useful remarks were made on the occasion By Joseph the Seer Elder G. A. Smith followed with a few remarks I also followed him & meeting closed for one hour, & we met again. I opened meeting & spoke ...
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    December 23, 1843 ~ Saturday [FIGURES] 23rd Saturday I arose in the morning quite unwell. I walked with Mrs Woodruff to President Smiths I met with the quorum through the day Mrs Woodruff & several other sisters were present. Br & sister Morley &c ^O Pratt Sisters Lot Fanny Murry P. W. Woodruff Batsheba W. Smith Sister O. Spencer Sister
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    December 23, 1843 December 24, 1843 December 25, 1843 December 26, 1843
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    May 25, 1856 ~ Sunday 25th Sunday I attended meeting in the Bowery P. P. Pratt preached was followed by Father Morley & President Young. In the afternoon A Lyman & Joseph Young preached I attended the prayer Circle May 26, 1856 ~ Monday 26th The Calafornia Mail Came in & b[r]ought me 2 letters from [FIGURE] J. M. Bernhisel & 5 standards & 8 ...
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    May 25, 1856 May 26, 1856 May 27, 1856 May 28, 1856 May 29, 1856 May 30, 1856 May 31, 1856 June 1, 1856 June 2, 1856
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    and made a few remarks after which A. W. Babbitt delivered an address & was followed By Judge Stiles, Dr Hurt T. S. Williams J. C. Little E Reese O P Rockwell S. M. Blair & W. H. Hooper Mr Thomas Bullock read several resolutions upon which the Governor offered some suggestions. whare upon a committee was appointed to draft resolutions to be presented ...
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    January 27, 1856 January 28, 1856 January 29, 1856 January 30, 1856 January 31, 1856 February 1, 1856 February 2, 1856 February 3, 1856
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    February 11, 1856 ~ Monday 11th I spent the day in the Presidents upper room with the committee to work on the reader. President Young kindly offered the committee his upper room to work in while getting out the Books. [FIGURE] we met with the regency this evening at the Presidents upper room the work of the committee was red & excepted the rema- inder of the evening was occupied by exercises upon the black board Another committee of revision or examination was appointed to assist us who were ...
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    February 11, 1856 February 12, 1856 February 16, 1856 February 17, 1856
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    we can be made vessels of honour what can we be made vessels of honour after we have moved in the hands of the potter & ground over again yes this will be the case with man but it is far better to be passive in the hands of God & be made a vessel of honor the first time than to wait thill till we have to be ground over again this is a figure which the prophet Jeremiahah made use of. Now President Young is the Master Potter here on ...
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    December 17, 1855 December 18, 1855 December 19, 1855 December 20, 1855 December 21, 1855 December 22, 1855 December 23, 1855 December 24, 1855 December 28, 1855