Johnson F. Lane

Johnson (Johnston) F. Lane (Lain) (1803-1855) was born 22 Feb. 1803 in Stafford Co., Virginia. He was the son of George Lane and Mary. He married Matilda Kelly before 1834. He attended church services with Wilford Woodruff in 1835 and 1836 in Tennessee and Kentucky. He died Apr. 1855 in Sioux Twp., Monona Co., Iowa.

Footnotes

Johnson Franklin Lane (LDT5-6VM), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 10 Mar. 2022). Johnson F. Lane, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/johnson-f-lane, accessed 11 Mar. 2022). "Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848," database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 16 Mar. 2022); Johnson E. Lane; citing "Black, Susan Easton, Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University Religious Studies Center, 1989." "Seventy Quorum Membership, 1835-1846," database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 17 Mar. 2022); Johnson E. F. Lane and Matilda Kelly; citing Harvey B. Black, 1996. "Millennial Star; 1861-1870 (Volumes 23-32); 1864 (Volume 26); 1864 July 2 (No. 27)," wife of Mr. Johnston F. Lane, image 7/16, Church History Library (https://catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org, accessed 17 Mar. 2022). History of Monona County, Iowa (Chicago: National Publishing Company, 1890), p. 272, digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 22 Mar. 2022).

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  • Page 102

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    Sept. travling in company with Elder Clapp on foot through a rainy day & wadeing through creeks & swamps Br & Sister Benton accompanied us on horsback but we all arived weary & wet distance {of the day} 25 miles September 10, 1836 ~ Saturday 10 Arose in the morning sumwhat ill in consequence of the hard tower we endured the day previous rode to Elder J. F Lane to attend the counsel of Elders to take into consideration the case of ...
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    September 10, 1836
  • Page 103

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    September 11, 1836 ~ Sunday Sept. ^11th^ Sunday rode to Br Camps Preached at his house & communed with the Saints Spent the night at Clapps ^4. m[iles]^ September 12, 1836 ~ Monday Walked to Br Lanes & spent the day in writing. 4 September 13, 1836 ~ Tuesday 13 Spent the day at Br Lanes in writing September 14, 1836 ~ Wednesday 14th Spent the day at Br Lanes in writings ...
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    September 11, 1836 September 12, 1836 September 13, 1836 September 14, 1836 September 15, 1836 September 16, 1836 September 17, 1836 September 18, 1836 September 19, 1836
  • Page 108

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    water & also with strong drink or spirits this not by commandment but from choice We then accor ding to commandment clensed our hands and feet and bore testimony unto God against the Ben- ton County mob & also against Paris & many others who had rejected our testimony We enjo yed a solumn, spiritual, & interesting Season We retired from the water in the spirit of God & spent the night for the last time at Brother Levi Taylors ...
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    October 13, 1836 October 14, 1836 October 15, 1836 October 16, 1836 October 17, 1836 October 18, 1836 October 19, 1836 October 20, 1836 October 21, 1836
  • Page 259

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

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    May 14, 1844 ~ Tuesday 14th Spent the fore part of the day at Br Lane's met at the Toulon Court House at 2 oclok according to appointment when we arived the methodist had collected saying they had an appointment at the same hour we adjourned ours to Br Perrys. Before we arived at his house the M Preacher came & wished us to hold our meeting in the Court House according to appointment we did so. I preached & was followed ...
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    May 14, 1844 May 15, 1844 May 16, 1844 May 17, 1844
  • Page 50

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    April 5, 1835 ~ Sunday Aprail 5th On the Lords day remaned at Br Frey April 6, 1835 ~ Monday 6th preached at the Meeting house on Eagle Creek also in the Evening of the same day April 7, 1835 ~ Tuesday 7th Spent the Day in visiting the Saints at Eagle Creek & travled to Brother Crawley 8 miles April 8, 1835 ~ Wednesday 8th Travled from Brother Crawley to
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    April 5, 1835 April 6, 1835 April 7, 1835 April 8, 1835 April 9, 1835 April 10, 1835 April 11, 1835 April 12, 1835 April 13, 1835 April 14, 1835 April 15, 1835
  • Page 53

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    May 11, 1835 ~ Monday May 11th Rode from Br Crawley's to Br Utleys 8 miles May 12, 1835 ~ Tuesday 12th Rode to Lewis Barkers. Preached at his hous. Br Parrish Baptized 2 persons distance 6 miles May 13, 1835 ~ Wednesday 13th Rode to Mr John Jackson. Preached at his house Baptized 2 one of them at the 11th hour of the Night distance 7 miles May 14, 1835 ~ ...
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    May 11, 1835 May 12, 1835 May 13, 1835 May 14, 1835 May 15, 1835 May 16, 1835 May 17, 1835 May 18, 1835 May 19, 1835 May 21, 1835 May 22, 1835 May 23, 1835 May 24, 1835 May 25, 1835 May 26, 1835 May 27, 1835 May 28, 1835 May 29, 1835 May 30, 1835 May 31, 1835 June 1, 1835 June 2, 1835
  • Page 54

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    June 3, 1835 ~ Wednesday June 3rd Rode to Mag Maddens. Preached at his house visited & prayed with the sick then Rode to Mag Beards 25 miles June 4, 1835 ~ Thursday 4th Preached at Mag Burrel Beards then Rode to br Frys 18 miles June 5, 1835 ~ Friday 5th Spent the day visiting the saints on Egle Creek June 6, 1835 ~ Saturday 6th Preached at the ...
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    June 3, 1835 June 4, 1835 June 5, 1835 June 6, 1835 June 7, 1835 June 8, 1835 June 9, 1835 June 10, 1835 June 11, 1835 June 12, 1835 June 13, 1835 June 14, 1835 June 15, 1835 June 16, 1835 June 17, 1835 June 19, 1835 June 20, 1835 June 21, 1835 June 22, 1835 June 23, 1835
  • Page 59

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    July 8, 1835 ~ Wednesday July 8th Spent the day with Br Jackson's July 9, 1835 ~ Thursday 9th Rode to Mr Fosters Preached at his house then RODE to brother Lanes in PaRIS distance 30 miles July 10, 1835 ~ Friday 10th Rode to Col Copelands distance 10 miles July 11, 1835 ~ Saturday 11th Spent the day at Col Copelands & the ...
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    July 8, 1835 July 9, 1835 July 10, 1835 July 11, 1835 July 12, 1835 July 13, 1835 July 14, 1835 July 15, 1835 July 16, 1835 July 17, 1835 July 18, 1835 July 19, 1835 July 20, 1835 July 21, 1835 July 22, 1835 July 23, 1835
  • Page 60

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    for me to take the parting hand with Br PARRISH I know not that we shall ever meet again untill we meet in Eternity may the blessings of God crown his days & prepare him for the Celestial Kingdom. O worthy Brother farewell but not forever I am now left alone without human aid to asist me in preaching the gospel my circuit is about 100 miles in extent besides the care of all the Churches within the limits of the same who is weack & I not weack who is ...
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    July 24, 1835 July 25, 1835 July 26, 1835 July 27, 1835 July 28, 1835 July 29, 1835 July 30, 1835 July 31, 1835 August 1, 1835 August 2, 1835 August 3, 1835 August 4, 1835 August 5, 1835 August 6, 1835
  • Page 88

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    June 6, 1836 ~ Monday June 6th Elders Patten & Parrish arived at Br Taylors in the morning & I rode in company with them to James Hendricks Elder Parish tarried & Elder Patten rode with me to Br Lanes whare we spent the night {Distance} 20 m[iles] June 7, 1836 ~ Tuesday 7th Elder Parrish came to Br Lanes & we all rode to Br Clapps to ...
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    June 6, 1836 June 7, 1836 June 8, 1836 June 9, 1836 June 10, 1836 June 11, 1836 June 12, 1836 June 13, 1836 June 14, 1836 June 15, 1836