John Cole

John Cole (1799-1844) was born 17 Feb. 1799 in Fromes Hill, Herefordshire, England. He was the son of John Cole and Sarah Thompson. He married Mary James on 28 Jul. 1828 in Castle Frome, Herefordshire, England. He was baptized 13 May 1840 in Fromes Hill, Herefordshire, England. He hosted Wilford Woodruff several times in Sep. 1840. He died 21 Jun. 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock Co, Illinois.

Footnotes

John Cole (LCFM-QR3), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 Aug. 2021). John Cole, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/john-cole, accessed 18 Aug. 2021). Church of England, “Parish Church of Castle-Frome (Herefordshire), Baptisms, Marriages, Burials, 1677-1757. Baptisms, Burials, 1757-1812. Marriages, 1755-1812; Banns, 1755-1812, 1893-1896, 1902-1915, Marriages, 1814-1837, 1914-1968.” John Cole, 3 Mar. 1799; Herefordshire County Record Office, Hereford, England; microfilm 1594649, DGS 4198967, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Bishop’s-Frome (Herefordshire), “Bishop’s Transcripts for Bishops-Frome, 1660-1865 : Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1660-1865, ” John Cole and Mary James, 25 Jul. 1826; Bishop-Frome Church Record, Herefordshire, England; microfilm 992135, item 2, DGS 7907269, FHL. Nauvoo Stake Ward Census, 1842, John Cole, image 27/33, LR 3102 27, CHL. “John Cole,” Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Nauvoo, Hancock Co., IL; Find A Grave, 21 Oct. 2009, memorial no. 43370901 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 22 Aug. 2021). Huntington, William Dresser, William D. Huntington Cemetery and Financial Records, 1839-1845, and Store Ledger, 1861-1866; p. Jan. 1844, image 232/252, MS 22047, CHL.

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  • Page 179

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

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    soon broke up & after clearing our rooms of brick stones & glass we lay down & had a good nights rest 5 mil [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elders Kimball & Smith September 17, 1840 ~ Thursday 17th I spent most of the day in Dymock & in the evening I walked to Ledbury & spent the night at Br Pullins 5 miles September 18, 1840 ~ Friday 18th I walked to ...
    Dates:
    September 17, 1840 September 18, 1840 September 19, 1840 September 20, 1840 September 21, 1840
  • Page 20

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

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    ^Ann Vernal^ Thomas Gurney Jane Banister Ann Philips Stokes Lane May 3rd James Price Ann Price Elizabeth Williams Emma Shinn Mary Shinn Ann Deveroix May 10th John Cheese Baptized the above keysend street ^20^ Mary Patoe Ann Davis Hannah ...
    Dates:
    May 1, 1840 May 3, 1840 May 10, 1840 May 13, 1840 May 13, 1840 May 13, 1840 May 15, 1840 May 15, 1840 May 17, 1840 May 18, 1840
  • Page 48

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

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    March 20, 1841 ~ Saturday 20th A vary rainy Day Sister Mary Jenkins accom- panied me as a pilot to Rough Leaser from thence to Ridgway Cross as I did not know the road, here I found Elder Thomas Chark at his stone quiry I took several specimins of curious petrified stone formed by the water, we then walked to Frooms Hill, visiting the Saints by the way. I called upon Priesthood
    Dates:
    March 20, 1841 March 21, 1841
  • Page 182

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

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    This hath been a busy day with me & after standing upon my feet from morning till night I am called to shake hands with hundreds of saints who possess glad hearts & cheerful countenances. & it is with no ordinary feelings that I meditate upon the cheering fact that a thousand souls have been Baptized into the New & Everlasting Covenant within half a year in one field which God has enabled me to open & I Pray God to Accept the gratitude of my heart for his mercies ...
    Dates:
    September 22, 1840 September 23, 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 ...
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    September 24, 1840 September 25, 1840 September 26, 1840 September 27, 1840
  • Page 220

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    March 16, 1846 ~ Monday 16th Monday I left father Woodruff & rode to New Britain station took cars rode to Hartford Springfield & Boston I called upon Br Brown 6 Plesent street Also upon Br Davis S P. Barnes No 56 oxford Place Boston And spent the night distance of the day 150 mile I had an interesting time with Elder Little March 17, 1846 ~ Tuesday ...
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    March 16, 1846 March 17, 1846
  • Page 16

    Part of 1840 Record of British Converts

    Excerpt:
    ^Ann Vernal^ Thomas Gurney Jane Banister Ann Philips Stokes Lane May 3rd James Price Ann Price Elizabeth Williams Emma Shinn Mary Shinn Ann Deveroix May 10th John Cheese Baptized the above keysend street ^20^ Mary Patoe Ann Davis Hannah ...
    Dates:
    May 1, 1840 May 3, 1840 May 10, 1840 May 13, 1840 May 13, 1840 May 13, 1840 May 15, 1840 May 15, 1840 May 17, 1840 May 18, 1840