John Griffiths

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  • Page 242

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

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    our testimony & desires to be Baptized with all her heart. She conversed much about her fathers family & friends in America we spoke of our wives & children which we had been long seperated from. On our returne home we called upon Br Corner who we found unwell, with a bad cold, we also saw a female who had just been run over by an Omnibus who was badly wounded. distance of the day 8 we read in the London times an interesting account from the German Jews ...
    Dates:
    December 27, 1840 December 28, 1840
  • Page 238

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

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    December 18, 1840 ~ Friday Dec 18th [FIGURE] I wrote three letters to Wm Pitt. R Hedlock & Lorenzo Snow. The London Times informs us that the British Flag is begining to be waved for the first time in parts of the Chinease empire. Also that the Jews are restored in Jerrusalem to their[e] own rights agaien, having equal privileges as other nations Also that the remains of Napolitan Bounaparte have been conveyed to Paris in the midst of ...
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    December 18, 1840 December 19, 1840 December 20, 1840
  • Page 29

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

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    February 14, 1841 ~ Sunday Minutes of A Conference held in LONDON A Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints was held at Mr J. Barretts Academy 57 King Square Goswell Road on Sunday the 14th Feb 1841. There being present Elders H C. Kimball W. Woodruff L Snow & Wm Pitt & 4 Priest The meeting was called to order by Elder Kimball at 2 oclock. It was ...
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    February 14, 1841
  • Page 30

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

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    Moved by Br R Williams, seconded by Elder Pitt that Br John Sheffield be Ordained Teacher at Bedford Carried unanimously Moved by Elder Kimball seconded by Br Griffiths that Br A. Painter be ordained a Teacher at Woolwich Carried unanimously The Above named persons were then ordained under the hands of Elders Kimball Woodruff & Snow Moved by Elder Kimball seconded by Elder Woodruff that ...
  • Page 8

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

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    gin shops in London during one week 142,000 men, 108,000 women & 18,000 children Total 268,000, which esstablishments are the resort of multitudes of wretched & emancipated beings & their is upwards of 5,000 of these houses in the city of London alone, which are licensed to sell intox icating liquors, "The actual cost of intoxicating liquors in England including their manufacture & the duties paid upon them is upwards of Fifty Millions Sterling annually. To this large sum may be added Fifty Millions more, arising from the effectt.["] It is ...
    Dates:
    January 6, 1841
  • Page 10

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

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    January 8, 1841 ~ Friday 8th [FIGURE] I received one letter from Br Griffiths & Elder Kimball 2, one from Elder Young who informed us that the two Brethren who went from Longton Lancashire to Nauvoo to spy out the land had returned & was strong in the faith. This is the coldest day & night that London has seen for two winters & it is also so smokey I cannot see but few yards but as smokey & ...
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    January 8, 1841 January 9, 1841 January 10, 1841
  • Page 48

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] the work of God in that important town. MINUTES of the First London Conference, held at the Academy, 57 King's Square, Goswell Road, February 14th, 1841. There were present of officers of the Church, Elders H. C. Kimball, Wilford Woodruff, Lorenzo Snow and Wm. Pitt, besides 4 priests. The meeting was called to order by Elder H. C. Kimball, at 2 o'clock p. m., Sunday, the 14th ...
    Dates:
    February 14, 1841 February 15, 1841 February 25, 1841 May 16, 1841
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Brigham Young from Wilford Woodruff and Heber C. Kimball, 23 January 1841

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    London Jan the 23 1841 Dear Brother, in christ. I have just Recieved your letter learning late Jan th 21 we felte glad to hear from you, and to know where you was, and that you was well. I should Ritin before if I had know whare you would have been, you did not tell me whare you would be. I Expected you would go back to Manchester, you shall have all the news thath we have of importan last sabbath I went down to Woolwick and preached to them ...
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    January 23, 1841