John Hayden Young Jr.

John Hayden Young Jr. (1791-1870) was born 22 May 1791 in Hopkinton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of John Young and Abigail (Nabby) Howe. He married Theodocia Kimball in 1813; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized in 1833. He served alongside Wilford Woodruff as Patriarch of the Church for many years. He died 27 Apr. 1870 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

John Hayden Young, Jr., (KWVP-69Q), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Feb. 2022). John Hayden Young, Jr., Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/john-hayden-young-jr,. accessed 7 Feb. 2022). John Hayden Young Jr., Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/john-hayden-young-jr, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). John Young, Jr., The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/john-young-jr, accessed 10 Jan. 2022). John Young, The First Fifty Years of Relief Society (https://www.churchhistorianspress.org/the-first-fifty-years-of-relief-society/people/john-young?letter=Y&lang=eng, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 146

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    and unto they servants the Presidency of thy church & we dedicate this House unto the[e] from the Foundation to the top thereof And we pray that the spirit & power of the Devil may never have Dominion over any man or power or place in the mind of any man who labours in this room we pray that thou wilt bless us O Lord with thy holy spirit that we may never profane they name in this house or dishonour the Holy priesthood or bring reproach upon thy cause or ...
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    September 16, 1856 September 17, 1856 September 18, 1856 September 20, 1856 September 21, 1856
  • Page 156

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    After singing & prayer The meeting was addressed by Daniel D Mcarthur James McGaw, Elder France, & David Grant, & W C Dunbarson then S. W Crandle & D. D. Mcarthur spoke followed by a song from Dunbar followed by N. H. Felt with a spirited address, followed with the cricket song by J. D. T. Mc'allister. Benediction by D Spencer Met at 2 P.M. President Kimball called ...
  • Page 159

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    Bishop Hoagland spoke a short time & closed the meeting The Bishops of this City were baptized to day & confirmed October 10, 1856 ~ Friday 10th I called upon A Carrington found him unwell I called upon President Young & asked him to hear History read. It was a Cold day I spent the day in the office. ElderPresidents Kimball & Grant were about home attending to their duties. I attended ...
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    October 10, 1856 October 11, 1856 October 12, 1856
  • Page 160

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    & shall be an active assistance unto Bishop Hunter in gathering the Tithing of the people that the Temples of our God may be built & his works carried on. Let your heart be comforted you shall be blessed with evry hgood thing your heart shall desire & your heart words shall be like a two Edged sword among the people & we seal you up unto Eternal Life & no man shall take your Crown we seal all these Blessings upon your head in the name of Jesus Christ ...
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    October 13, 1856 October 14, 1856
  • Page 128

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    From Thompson Woodruff I Attended the prayer circle on sunday evening & sat about 2 hours & herd letters read from correspond[ents] in various parts of the Earth. we herd many interesting letters from New York, washington Liverpool London, & other parts of the Earth May 12, 1856 ~ Monday 12th I found I could not get rid of the Dead flesh in my Arm without using sumthing to eat it out so I took 20 grains of
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    May 12, 1856 May 13, 1856 May 14, 1856 May 15, 1856 May 16, 1856 May 17, 1856 May 18, 1856 May 19, 1856 May 21, 1856 May 22, 1856 May 23, 1856 May 24, 1856
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    May 5, 1855 ~ Saturday May 5th I met with the Presidency & 12 in the House of the Lord built upon the Temple Block & we dedicated it before the Lord Broth E. T. Benson opened by prayer & after the usual cerimonies H C Kimball proceded to dedicate the House by prayer He named in his prayer evry room from top to bottom evry wall & material Adobies sand clay stone Lime from the fo[u]ndation to the top prayed ...
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    May 5, 1855 May 6, 1855
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    June 16 1869 and swam our horses we then rode to Bennington and on to Mount Pielier distance of the day 36 miles we stoped with Brother Dennings we held meeting John Young Prayed President Young spoke 10 Minutes D. H. Wells 16. June 17, 1869 ~ Thursday 17 We arose at 4 oclok took Breakfast & at 6 oclok started for the Soda Springs we drove 35 Miles in about 4 hours ...
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    June 17, 1869 June 18, 1869 June 19, 1869
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    April 15, 1870 & sent 10 cts for Illustrated Catologue. I also wrote a letter to H. A. King & co. 87240 Broadway N. Y. for a sample his Bee Journal & National Agriculturist. April 16, 1870 ~ Saturday 16 I met with the school of the Prophets. Remarks were made By the presidency April 17, 1870 ~ Sunday 17. I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle G. A. Smith spoke ...
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    April 16, 1870 April 17, 1870 April 18, 1870 April 22, 1870 April 23, 1870 April 24, 1870 April 25, 1870 April 26, 1870 April 27, 1870 April 28, 1870
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 8, 1866 Had Authority to seal any one in the church but myself if He should die. Afternoon Prayer by D Evans Joseph Young spoke 60 minutes Levi Hancock John Young spoke in the power of God & Blessed the people & Conference adjourned till the 6 day of Next April October 9, 1866 ~ Tuesday 9. I spent the time in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 67. H. C ...
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    October 9, 1866 October 10, 1866 October 12, 1866 October 13, 1866 October 14, 1866 October 15, 1866 October 19, 1866 October 20, 1866 October 21, 1866 October 22, 1866 October 27, 1866 October 28, 1866 October 28, 1866 October 29, 1866
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    January 23, 1849 ~ Tuesday 223rd I was sick through the day Br Cory & Another Brother called to see me He had made Arangements to on board of a ship & start in few days for the gold diggins He goes He says to get gold as He is A poor man to move his family to zion He has Asked no council from me upon the subject but goes upon his own hook January 24, 1849 ~ Wednesday 24th [FIGURES] I recieved three letters from
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    January 23, 1849 January 24, 1849