Joseph Angell Young

Joseph Angell Young (1834-1875) was born 14 Oct. 1834 in Kirland, Geauga Co., Ohio. He was the son of Brigham Young and Mary Ann Angell. He married Mary Ann Ayers on 9 Sep. 1852; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized 14 Oct. 1842. He served alongside Wilford Woodruff in church leadership and civil positions from about 1861 to 1875. He died 5 Aug. 1875 in Manti, Sanpete Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

Joseph Angell Young (KWJ4-NG7), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 12 May 2022). Joseph Angell Young, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/joseph-angell-young, accessed 12 May 2022). Deseret News, “Married” (Salt Lake City, Utah), 18 Sep. 1852, vol. 2, no. 23, p. 91; database with images, Utah Digital Newspapers (https://digitalnewspapers.org/, accessed 12 May 2022). “Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959 / Book A, 1860 April 25-1894 April 27,” entry for Joseph A. Young, p. 22, image 31/160, CR 301 22; Church History Library (https://catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org/, accessed 12 May 2022). “Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 12 May 2022); Joseph Angell Young, 5 Aug. 1875, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 173, no. A6883; Salt Lake County Management and Archives, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah; DGS 4139616. Salt Lake Herald-Republican, “Death of Joseph A. Young” (Salt Lake City, Utah), 7 Aug. 1875, vol. VI, no. 53, p. 3; database with images, Utah Digital Newspapers (https://digitalnewspapers.org/, accessed 12 May 2022).

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  • Page 153

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

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    President Young then baptized the following persons Joseph Young D. H. Wells A. Carrington L. W. Hardy J. C. Little & Gilbert Clements & was mouth in confirming them all except D. H. Wells. H.C. Kimball spoke upon his head, this made 10 persons which President Young Baptized & confirmed. * Heber C Kimball then baptized President Brigham Young & confirmed him & said (J. M. Grant also laid on ...
    Dates:
    October 3, 1856 October 4, 1856
  • Page 154

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

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    October 5, 1856 ~ Sunday 5th Sunday All met at the Bowery the First Presidency 3 of the Twelve & the missionaries who had lately returned took a seat upon the Stand. D Spencer F D Richards & B Young occupied the stand in the forenoon. G. D. Grant Wm H. Kimball Joseph A. Young & others spoke in the afternoon they were full of the spirit & power of God & the Gift ...
    Dates:
    October 5, 1856 October 6, 1856
  • Page 11

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

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    December 7, 1865 ~Thursday Dec 7. 1865 I packed away about 25 Bushels of Apples to day. sold 7 Bushels of Spitzenburgh for $50. Paid A. O. Smoots clerk, Shetler, $100, Borrowed Money. Paid McKean for U.S. taxes $20, per J. C. Little borrowed $20 of Mitchel. I spent the Evening reading the Letters of O. Cowdry on the Early history of the Church December 8, 1865 ~ Friday 8 I spent the fore part of the day in the ...
    Dates:
    December 7, 1865 December 8, 1865 December 9, 1865 December 10, 1865 December 11, 1865 December 12, 1865 December 13, 1865 December 14, 1865 December 15, 1865
  • Page 230

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

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    Jan 10, 1870 which has Enabled us to assist in levelling these Mountains and Exhalting the vallies and in laying an iron band which has bound this continent together from Ocean to Ocean & has made all the various States & Territories of this mighty nation neighbors to Each other. For all these Blessings we feel to render the gratitude of our hearts unto thee: and we pray that thy blessing may rest upon us this day. We dedicate this Rail Road unto thee, the Lord our God we pray that thy Blessings may rest upon it, and ...
  • Page 234

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

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    January 26, 1870 ~ Wednesday Jan 26, 1870 I spent most of the day in the Legislature. went to the Theater in the Evening 9 M January 27, 1870 ~ Thursday 27. [FIGURE] I spent the fore part of the day in the Legislature I received 2 letters from Uncle Ozem Woodruff giving me a Geneology & of his family He informed me that his Brother Samuel Woodruff S. W. [FIGURE] Died Dec 1869 Aged 92 years old He was born in ...
    Dates:
    January 26, 1870 January 27, 1870 January 28, 1870 January 29, 1870 January 30, 1870 January 31, 1870 February 1, 1870 February 2, 1870 February 3, 1870 February 4, 1870 February 5, 1870 February 6, 1870
  • Page 241

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

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    March 15 1870 to Bishop Herrick & to Richard Barrett {illegible shorthand} March 16, 1870 ~ Wednesday to March 17, 1870 ~ Thursday 16 & 17. I spent the time making posts & setting fence March 18, 1870 ~ Friday 18 I came to the City I received 2 letters from Richard Barrett [FIGURES] & Henry Holmes I also received a letter from Wilford March 19, 1870 ~ Saturday 19. I spent ...
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    March 16, 1870 March 17, 1870 March 18, 1870 March 19, 1870 March 20, 1870 March 21, 1870 March 22, 1870 March 23, 1870 March 24, 1870 March 25, 1870 March 26, 1870 March 27, 1870
  • Page 242

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

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    March 27, 1870 A sorrel mare colt. I did not attend meeting in the fore noon I Attended in the Afternoon. A visitor Layman spoke in the Afternoon 66 minuts his whole subject was to Believe in Jesus He was followed By S. W. Richards who gave an account of his mission East I went to President Youngs office & conversed with D. H. Wells G Q. Cannon & Joseph A Young upon the signs of the times then ...
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    March 28, 1870 March 29, 1870 March 30, 1870 March 31, 1870 April 1, 1870
  • Page 265

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

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    June 23 1870 the word you will soon have a woollen Factory Here you also want to get your knitting Machine. How long before we shall want a temple here not long I hope whare is Ezra T. Benson He was here a short time since He is gone others will be in his place but the kingdom of God will roll on At the close of the Meeting we drove to Box Elder & spent the night with Brother Snow 30 Miles June 24, 1870 ~ Friday ...
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    June 24, 1870 June 25, 1870 June 26, 1870 June 27, 1870 June 28, 1870 June 29, 1870 June 30, 1870 July 1, 1870
  • Page 336

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

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    April 15, 1872 ~ Monday to April 19, 1872 ~ Friday April 15, 1872 15 to 19. I spent the week laboring in the City & at the farm planting potatoes [FIGURES] & Puting in Garden I received 3 letters & wrote 2 to Wilford & Saxe we received the unanimous decision of the Supreme Court of the U. S. at washington in favor of the Trials of the L. D. Saints under the Court of Judge Mckean ...
    Dates:
    April 15, 1872 April 19, 1872 April 20, 1872 April 21, 1872 April 22, 1872 April 23, 1872 April 24, 1872 April 25, 1872 April 26, 1872 April 27, 1872 April 28, 1872 April 29, 1872 April 30, 1872 May 1, 1872 May 3, 1872 May 4, 1872
  • Page 55

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

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    Jan 1st 1867 I met with the Twelve at the Historians office at 10 oclok we went to President Youngs office at 1 oc[loc]k and President Young wished us a Happy new Year we Blessed us & we conversed with him abot an hour we then went to Elder Kimball, & he blessed us & we Blessed him and had a good time in general we then visited President Wells & blessded each other & we took some refreshments we ...
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    January 2, 1867 January 3, 1867 January 4, 1867 January 5, 1867