John Mills Woolley

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  • Page 153

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

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    me a present of a pencil & pocket Bible &c she was the ownly one of all her connextions who had embraced the gospel. She had a desire to come to Nauvoo & mingle with the saints Be baptized for her dead &c. Br Tucker helped me to carry my trunk to the depo. I Bought tickets in the first class cars to westfield which cost me $3.30. I parted with Br Tucker went into the cars & started we passed ...
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    September 24, 1843 September 25, 1843
  • Page 150

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

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    September 29, 1856 ~ Monday 29th I Entered many articles for the state Fair I met with the Nauvoo Legion on Parade Lieut General Wells Addressed the Legion & reproved them sharply for not being more interested in the interest of the Legion He was followed by col Little A Rockwood & W Woodruff & E D Woolley September 30, 1856 ~ Tuesday 30th [FIGURES] The Calafornia Mail came in & brought me 1 Letter ...
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    September 29, 1856 September 30, 1856 October 1, 1856 October 2, 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 14

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

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    Andrew J Allen, Ezra Clark, Edward Stephvenson, Zerah Pulsipher, John M Wolley Albert Dewey Wm Stewart, Thomas Clark, Hezekiah Peck. being 24 persons in all that were present, the remainder were absent on business. we dismissed and parted in good spirits & feelings I went to bed and fell asleep and dreamed [FIGURE] that I was {[illegible] with child and} ready to {be delivered} which ...
    Dates:
    January 20, 1847 January 21, 1847
  • Page 17

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

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    January 27, 1847 ~ Wednesday 26 27th I spent the day at home & in the evening I attended meeting with our ward & Br Taylors word together Br Phelps addressed the meeting and I followed him & we had a good time January 28, 1847 ~ Thursday 278th [FIGURE] This was a vary busy day I let Br Burgess have my team to go to Hunsakers ferry I also fitted out Br Luce with two ...
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    January 27, 1847 January 28, 1847 January 29, 1847 January 30, 1847 January 31, 1847 February 1, 1847 February 2, 1847 February 3, 1847 February 4, 1847
  • Page 286

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

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    September 4, 1850 ~ Wednesday 4th Travled 8 miles camped on the Platt A. O. Smoot camped near us we drove our oxen cross the river for feed September 5, 1850 ~ Thursday 5th Travled 14 miles camped on the willow springs the creek was full of dead cattle also the road is strewed with Iron of almost evry description tyre, bars, plates, chains, boxes waggon Irons of all kinds we found no grass for our oxen September 6, 1850 ...
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    September 4, 1850 September 5, 1850 September 6, 1850 September 7, 1850 September 8, 1850 September 9, 1850 September 10, 1850 September 11, 1850 September 12, 1850 September 13, 1850 September 14, 1850 September 15, 1850
  • Page 287

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

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    and his company camped near us Brothers Woolley & N H Felt attended our meeting in the evening & we had a lengthy meeting they preached some strong doctrin for some of the congregation we had a good meeting and the spirit of the Lord was with us September 16, 1850 ~ Monday 16th A plesant morning we travled to the South Pass I here found capt Petty & Hardy & company camped on the sweet ...
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    September 16, 1850 September 17, 1850 September 18, 1850
  • Page 288

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

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    September 19, 1850 ~ Thursday 19th we started early in the morning to find our camp we travled 5 miles & met two of the Brethren on their way back to Woolley camp to enquire after us & if they did not hear from us were calculating to raise all the armed men they possibly could & go into the mountains after us but we soon arived at our camp which ended their fears concern ing us and their shouts of Joy on our arival made the wolkin ring we ...
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    September 19, 1850 September 20, 1850 September 21, 1850 September 22, 1850 September 23, 1850 September 24, 1850 September 25, 1850 September 26, 1850 September 27, 1850
  • Page 290

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

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    October 13, 1850 ~ Sunday 13th We travled & stoped within one mile of the Kanyon & President Young came to see me but he returned and I Did not see him October 14, 1850 ~ Monday 14th [FIGURE] I Drove to the mouth of the kanyon met L Hardy & company and I drove into the city of the G. S. C at the head of the company I was truly glad to gaze once more upon the city of ...
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    October 13, 1850 October 14, 1850 October 15, 1850 October 16, 1850 October 17, 1850 October 18, 1850 October 19, 1850 October 20, 1850 October 21, 1850 October 22, 1850 October 23, 1850
  • Page 47

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

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    May 8, 1847 ~ Saturday 8th A plesant morning. not so cold & winday as yesterday we did not start untill 10 oclok as our teams wanted rest as they could not get much as the buffalo had eat all the feed up Br Wm Clayton prepared a mile gage on his hind waggon wheel to know how far we travel, I rode forward to day with the Twelve & others & of all the sights of buffalo that our eyes beheld was enough to asstonish man ...
    Dates:
    May 8, 1847 May 9, 1847 May 10, 1847