Joseph Leland Heywood

Joseph Leland Heywood (1815-1910) was born in Aug. 1815 in Grafton, Worcester Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of Benjamin Heywood and Hannah R. Leland. He married Sarepta M. Blodgett. He was baptized in Dec. 1842. He corresponded with Wilford Woodruff. He died 16 Oct. 1910.

Footnotes

Joesph Leland Heywood (KWJH-PGQ), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Joseph Leland Heywood, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/joseph-leland-heywood, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). Joseph L. Heywood, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/joseph-l-heywood, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 141

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

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    [FIGURE] as soon as the Mail was opened I obtained Letters from John M Bernhisel G A Smith & I. F. Carter. President Young got letter from J. M. Bernhisel G.A. Smith John Taylor Wm Smith W. I. Appleby J. L. Haywood & many others I went to his office & Herd D H Wells read till half past 10 oclok we find the Nation in great confusion & ...
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    August 29, 1856 August 30, 1856 August 31, 1856 September 1, 1856
  • Page 124

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

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    April 17, 1856 ~ Thursday 167th I spent A part of the day writing the Blessing of those of the Twelve who were Blessed last sundyay night By the Presidency & Twelve I had them recorded in the Book of incidents in the Historians office By Robert Campbell. O. Pratt W. Woodruff & G. A. Smith laid hands upon Elder P. P. Pratt who was vary sick & had been insensible of any thing for two days April 18, 1856 ...
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    April 17, 1856 April 18, 1856 April 19, 1856 April 20, 1856 April 21, 1856 April 22, 1856
  • Page 125

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

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    & went to the mouth of the canyon to visit them & take minutes of their organization. President Young arived at 1/2 past 10 oclock & organized the company by appointing A. O. Smoot captain Wm Miller Captain of the guard Elder Benson Chaplain James Ure clerk. He gave them some instruction concerning their Journey, & gave them his parting blessing. Br J. V. Long reported his speech. W Woodruff took a list of the names of ...
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    April 23, 1856 April 24, 1856 April 25, 1856 April 26, 1856 April 27, 1856 April 28, 1856
  • Page 133

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

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    letters read from James H. Hart F D Richards J Taylor J M Bernhisel G A. Smith J L Haywood Israel Bullock & 2 from Wm H. Kimball June 30, 1856 ~ Monday Monday 30th Wrote 8 letters to correspondents as named under the 29th which is a mistake in date I watered my wheat through the day & night President Young was at home all day ...
    Dates:
    June 30, 1856 July 1, 1856 July 2, 1856 July 3, 1856 July 4, 1856 July 5, 1856 July 6, 1856 July 7, 1856
  • Page 89

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

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    the spirit of God rested upon us & we had a good time November 12, 1855 ~ Monday 12th we returned home to day distance 35 mils November 13, 1855 ~ Tuesday to November 16, 1855 ~ Friday 13 to 16 I spent the time at home hunting an ox & butchering him & working on the high way November 17, 1855 ~ Saturday 17th In company with Orson & Parley Pratt & wife I rode to the city
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    November 12, 1855 November 13, 1855 November 16, 1855 November 17, 1855 November 18, 1855
  • Page 48

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

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    December 25, 1854 ~ Monday 25th [FIGURE] Christmas I met with the inhabitants of the 14 ward & deliverd an address to the people & was followed by remarks from Isacc Morley Bishop Hoagen & others meeting continued till 1 oclock when we were dismissed for 2 hours when the people came together again & spent the afternoon & evening in the dance & all seemed to enjoy themselves well. There was a great excitement [FIGURE] through our city during the fore ...
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    December 25, 1854 December 26, 1854 December 27, 1854 December 29, 1854 December 30, 1854 December 31, 1854
  • Page 35

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

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    May 21, 1854 ~ Sunday Sunday May 21 I attended meeting & E T Benson & P Pratt Preached see w woodruff report We then parted with the people & rode to Parowan & held a meeting with the saints there in the counsel House President Young preached to the people I reported it see report I spent the night with T Bullock at Brother Steels 20 mils May 22, 1854 ~ Monday May 22 Monday we ...
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    May 21, 1854 May 22, 1854 May 23, 1854 May 24, 1854 May 25, 1854 May 26, 1854 May 27, 1854 May 28, 1854 May 29, 1854
  • Page 133

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

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    May 17, 1868 ~ Sunday May 17, 1868 [FIGURES] Sunday I received a letter from Wilford & Emily Jane & wrote one in return I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended meeting in the Tabernacle. G Q Cannon Prayed J Vancott spoke 20 M[inutes] L. W. Hardy spoke 35 Minutes J. C. Little spoke 30 Minute Afternoon Prayer By O Pratt Brother Maybin spoke 5 Minutes
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    May 17, 1868 May 18, 1868 May 19, 1868 May 20, 1868 May 21, 1868 May 22, 1868 May 23, 1868 May 24, 1868 May 25, 1868 May 26, 1868 May 27, 1868 May 28, 1868
  • Page 187

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

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    January 22, 1849 ~ Monday 22 [FIGURE] And rode to Boston And Arived home sick And weary Mrs Woodruff commenced doctering me I took an Emetic of strong thoroughwert or Boneset tea. I found myself very Bilious And the tea done me much good Sister Sarah B Foss & Br Ilus F Carter called upon me to day Br Ilus went on to New Yourk. Sister Foss stayed with us I recieved one letter [FIGURE] from Br Henderson.
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    January 22, 1849
  • Page 231

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

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    September 19, 1849 ~ Wednesday 19th We went to the pond fishing the forepart of the day caught 15 Pickerell some 25 other fish so we had a feast of fresh fish for our dinner I had a good meeting with the saints in the evening I spoke lengthy & was followed by the brethren September 20, 1849 ~ Thursday 20th I took the parting hand with the saints allso my family & we all felt that we had never enjoyed A better visit with the saints in
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    September 19, 1849 September 20, 1849 September 21, 1849 September 22, 1849 September 23, 1849