John P. Sorrenson

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  • Page 359

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    December 12, 1872 ~ Thursday Dec 12, 1872 President Young started to St George this morning I went over Jordon with Eligah Jones & Asahel Woodruff we shot 3 rabits & one of them after shooting him & arrying him in the waggon 2 Hours he came to Jumped out of the waggon & ran away 10 M December 13, 1872 ~ Friday 13 [FIGURE] I received 3 letters from David, F D ...
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    December 12, 1872 December 13, 1872 December 14, 1872 December 15, 1872 December 16, 1872 December 17, 1872 December 18, 1872
  • Page 253

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    May 23, 1877 we gave Endowments to 130, Ordained 44 Elders J. D. T McAllister sealed 26 Eldcouple and 2 Adoptions May 24, 1877 ~ Thursday 24. we gave Endowments to 134, Ordained 44 Elders. J D T McAllister sealed 15 couple D H Cannon 21 J McAllister Adopted 3 persons & gave second Anointings to 4 persons This is the first day W Woodruff has presided at the Temple since he was sick May 25, 1877 ~ ...
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    May 24, 1877 May 25, 1877 May 26, 1877 May 27, 1877 May 28, 1877 May 29, 1877 May 30, 1877
  • Page 271

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    August 14, 1877 ~ Tuesday Aug 14, 1877 we drove to St George over a vary rough road as it was yesterday. I telegraphed to President Young of my arival and had one in return August 15, 1877 ~ Wednesday 15. I spent the day in the Temple we gave 55 Endowments Ordained 22 Elders J D T McAllister sealed 5 couple & ^[FIGURE]^ D. H. Cannon 6 I wrote 2 letters to Mr
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    August 14, 1877 August 15, 1877 August 16, 1877 August 17, 1877 August 18, 1877 August 19, 1877 August 20, 1877
  • Page 368

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    February 10, 1879 ~ Monday Feb 10th 1879 I took my gun in the morning went to the River and ponds I shot 6 ducks and was weary at night February 12, 1879 ~ Tuesday 11 [FIGURE] I wrote 4 Letters to Sorrenson, Phebe, Teasdale and McAllister February 12, 1879 ~ Wednesday 12 [FIGURE] I traveled in the desert to day some 8 Miles and in the Evening I wrote a Letter {to
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    February 10, 1879 February 12, 1879 February 12, 1879 February 13, 1879 February 14, 1879 February 15, 1879 February 16, 1879 February 17, 1879
  • Page 369

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Feb 17, 1879 Breakfas from a fire made of Dead Joshua's a speics of cacktus 12 feet high, 12 to 16 inches through which when dead makes a good fire. This desert abounds with the greatest variety of cacktuses I ever saw, the Joshuas here are ownly 12 feet high, in Calafornia they grow 50 feet. we also have the common cacktus 6 feet high, the Devils pin quishion 3 feet, the snake cacktus 6 feet. The yankee pin cacktus that is covered with Regular pins with heads on that answer for ...
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    February 18, 1879 February 19, 1879
  • Page 370

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    February 20, 1879 ~ Thursday Feb 20th 1879 [FIGURE] I wrote 9 Letters to day, to McAllister, Emily Spencer L. B. Young, George Rowley, J. G. Bleak, Mrs Browett, Delight & Emeline, & Moses Thatcher. I gave Brother Thatcher a full History of my Eight days travels in the desert. I spent the day confined to my room I do not have the outdoor ...
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    February 20, 1879 February 21, 1879 February 22, 1879 February 23, 1879 February 24, 1879 February 25, 1879 February 26, 1879
  • Page 402

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    April 30, 1879 ~ Wednesday Aprill 30, 1879 ^[FIGURES]^ I wrote 13 Letters to Bleak, McAllister, Farnsworth D H Cannon, Julia Spencer 2 to Wilford, Nuttall 2 to Jaques Elias Smith & B Young May 1, 1879 ~ Thursday May 1. I wrote 4 Letters to Phebe, Susan, Eugenia & Robert ...
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    April 30, 1879 May 1, 1879 May 2, 1879 May 3, 1879 May 4, 1879
  • Page 417

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    July 3, 1879 Joseph James 3 M[inutes], Br Wright 5 M[inutes], Lot Smith 15 M[inutes] Samuel Jones 5 Br Flake 8 M[inutes], Lot Smith 5 M[inutes], W Woodruff 40 M[inutes], and the Meeting closed. Word came to us that a child 8 years of age Belonging to Moses & Elizabeth Curtis was Drowned below the dam at the Mill. He belonged to Brigham City I received two ^[FIGURE]^ letters from Phebe ...
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    July 4, 1879 July 5, 1879 July 6, 1879 July 7, 1879 July 8, 1879 July 9, 1879 July 10, 1879
  • Page 458

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    November 20, 1879 ~ Thursday Nov 20, 1879 I spent the day helping to pack up for moving I read a report the day I dreamed at night of being at home which will be fulfilled November 21, 1879 ~ Friday 21. We hitched up our team and drove across the valley 4 miles in 8 inches of snow, And drove up a steep rocky Bluff we had 4 waggons 3 yoak of Oxen a span of muels & Horses it took us half a day to get to the top ...
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    November 20, 1879 November 21, 1879 November 23, 1879
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Emma Smith Woodruff, 4 June 1877

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    St George Temple June 4, 1877 Dear Emma, I received a letter from John Gabbott wanting the tax paid on the Assessment of the farms to build the school House of that ward which amounts to $67.50 I here just answered his Letter saying I would try to pay One half of it in Grains and raise the money for the other half, you had better let him have wheat and barley enough to pay one half of it, and I will buy to raise ...
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    June 4, 1877