James Ivins

James Ivins (1797-1877) was born 22 Mar. 1797 in Upper Freehold Twp., Monmouth Co., New Jersey. He was the son of Israel Ivins and Margaret Woodward. He married Mary Schenk. He hosted Wilford Woodruff in New Jersey. He died 3 Apr. 1877.

Footnotes

James Ivins (LH3X-H4Y), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). James Ivins, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/james-ivins, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). James Ivins, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/james-ivins, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 123

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    left the conference & in company with Elder James we took the steem boat monmouth for Middletown at which place we landed, 30 miles we then took the stage rode to Freehold 10 miles & spent the night 40 miles November 21, 1839 ~ Thursday 21st We walked 8 miles & rode 8 to Br James Ivins from thence to New Egypt 7 miles & stoped at Mr Thomas Harrisons. I preached in the ...
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    November 25, 1829 November 21, 1839 November 22, 1839 November 23, 1839 November 24, 1839 November 26, 1839 November 27, 1839 November 28, 1839
  • Page 124

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    [figure]a while about her domestic affairs I asked, whare Sarah Emma was (our ownly child) She says weeping {and kissing me} she is dead. We sorrowed a moment & I awoke, Phebe also said she had not received my letters. Is this dream true time must determin. ^This dream was a warning of what was to come Sarah Emma Died 17th of July AD 1840^ November 29, 1839 ~ Friday 29th I spent the day & night with Br
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    November 29, 1839 November 30, 1839 December 1, 1839 December 2, 1839 December 3, 1839 December 4, 1839 December 5, 1839 December 6, 1839 December 7, 1839 December 8, 1839 December 9, 1839 December 10, 1839
  • Page 125

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    December 11, 1839 ~ Wednesday Dec 11th I took the Parting hand with Elder James & James Ivins & left at 11 oclock A.M. rode 16 miles to Freehold I there took the stage & rode to Middletown point 12 miles & then took steem boat wave to New York. I called upon Elder P. P Pratt in Mott street No 58, whare I found him & Elder Ball. I walked to the ...
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    December 11, 1839 December 12, 1839 December 13, 1839 December 14, 1839
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 13 December 1839

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    Bowery 88. New York City, Dec. 13th. 1839. My Dear Phebe. Notwithstanding I sent you a long letter about twenty days since; I feel disposed to address you at this time; & could I but read a letter from you half as often as I write to you I should feel exceding thankful: but I make allowances for Sickness & miscarriage of letters &c. I have recieved one letter from you & that was great consola- tion to my feelings. This is the fifth letter I have written to ...
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    December 13, 1839