John Caldwell Calhoun

John Caldwell Calhoun (1782-1850) was born 18 Mar. 1782 near Hutchinson’s Mill, South Carolina. He was the son of Patrick Calhoun and Martha Caldwell. He died 31 Mar. 1850 in Washington, D.C. He was one of the eminent men for whom Wilford Woodruff initiated proxy temple ordinance work in Aug. 1877.

Footnotes

John Caldwell Calhoun Sr (L6L4-FZV), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). John Caldwell Calhoun, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/john-caldwell-calhoun, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). John Caldwell Calhoun, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/john-caldwell-calhoun, accessed 12 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 263

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

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    who deliverd a spirited address upon politicks spoke of his fathers fighting in defence of our country spoke of the treatment we had received from the hands of Vanburen & Clay, & Calhoon &c. All who had spoken had the assistance of the Lord; when we closed a certain Dr Smith arose and hurrand [harangued] the people in a vile manner & raised a row their was some prospect of fighting, but with soft words we turned away wrath & returned home ...
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    May 21, 1844 May 22, 1844
  • Page 130

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    January 30, 1848 ~ Sunday 30th Sunday we had one of the most terrible storms we have had for several Years it has been exeeding worm for many days the wind blew hard from the North commenced raining & freezing then snowing & exeeding cold & the storm lasted through the day and night which blew snow into many houses it was also tedious upon cattle. Mrs Woodruff was quite sick through the night & kept her bead through the day January 31, 1848 ~ Monday ...
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    January 30, 1848 January 31, 1848 February 1, 1848 February 2, 1848 February 3, 1848 February 4, 1848 February 5, 1848 February 6, 1848 February 7, 1848 February 8, 1848