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  • Page 116

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

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    in the house of the Lord assembled together from the the east, west, north & south many with whom I had been intimately acquainted I truly felt to thank God that his promises had been verifyed unto me by giving me a seat & a name within his house & within his walls {better} as of sons & of daughters Their was four Confirmed after the sacrament under the hands of Elder O Hide[.] President J. Smith addressed the congragation & the meeting Closed Spent the night with Elder
    Dates:
    November 28, 1836 November 29, 1836 November 30, 1836 December 1, 1836
  • Page 117

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

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    December 2, 1836 ~ Friday Dec 2nd I Wrote a Letter to Br Azmon Woodruff it being the first communication between us for two years I also Wrote a Letter to col Joseph Rowlett at Owengton Owen County KY. December 3, 1836 ~ Saturday 3rd Traded with Brother Bump in goods $12.89 December 4, 1836 ~ Sunday 4th Sunday I went up to the house of the Lord to worship Elder ...
    Dates:
    December 2, 1836 December 3, 1836 December 4, 1836 December 5, 1836 December 6, 1836 December 10, 1836 December 11, 1836
  • Page 129

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

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    January 27, 1837 ~ Friday Jan 27th Wrote a Letter for Elder M Holmes January 28, 1837 ~ Saturday 28th I attended a court with the quorum of the seventies to settle a difficulty between Elder Hiram Stratten & I. H. Bishop Elder Holmes and myself was chosen among the counsellors Elder Stratten acknowledg'd his faults & was restored January 29, 1837 ~ Sunday 29th Sunday I met at Elder J ...
    Dates:
    January 27, 1837 January 28, 1837 January 29, 1837 January 30, 1837 January 31, 1837 February 1, 1837 February 5, 1837 February 12, 1837
  • Page 37

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    I RECEIVE MY ENDOWMENTS—ATTEND SCHOOL. President of the Twelve Apostles, presided. All the branches in Tennessee and Kentucky were represented. Brothers Randolph Alexander, Benjamin L. Clapp and Johnson F. Lane were ordained Elders and Lindsay Bradey was ordained to the lesser Priesthood. I assisted President Marsh to obtain fifteen hundred dollars from the Southern brethren, to enter land in Missouri for the Church. The brethren made me a ...
    Dates:
    April 13, 1837
  • Page 2

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 19. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 14, 1858. VOL VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) -[CONTINUED.]- March 2—We cut down a large cotton wood tree, and in two days dug out a canoe four feet wide and twelve long, put on a pair of oars and then rowed down the Arkansas river, 125 miles to Little Rock, begging our food by the way, a meal at ...
    Dates:
    March 2, 1835 March 24, 1835 March 27, 1835 April 4, 1835 June 23, 1835 June 28, 1835 July 23, 1835 November 15, 1835 February 26, 1836 May 27, 1836 May 28, 1836 May 31, 1836 June 19, 1836 June 29, 1836 July 14, 1836 July 30, 1836 July 31, 1836 August 11, 1836 August 29, 1836 September 2, 1836 September 19, 1836 September 20, 1836 October 20, 1836 October 28, 1836 November 17, 1836 November 25, 1836 November 29, 1836 December 20, 1836 January 3, 1837 January 25, 1837 January 29, 1837 January 30, 1837 February 19, 1837 March 23, 1837 April 4, 1837 April 6, 1837
  • Page 16

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    (Continued from page 248.) HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. -[FROM HIS OWN PEN.]- Oct. 20—In company with A. O. Smoot and Jesse Turpin, I started for Kirtland; this was the first time I had ever travelled on a steamboat. We left the steamer at Louisville, on the 28th, and spent nineteen days visiting Elder Smoot's relations, and preaching among the people; we visi- ted the Big Bone Lick. We arrived in
    Dates:
    October 20, 1836 October 28, 1836 November 17, 1836 November 25, 1836 November 29, 1836 December 20, 1836 January 3, 1837 January 25, 1837
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1836–1837 Notes

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    Chapter 1; My missions to Fox Islands My Travels through Canada and visit to my parents in Connecticut while on my journey Having returned from my Southern Mission in the fall of 1836, in company with A. O. Smoot & Jesse Turpit, I spent the winter in of 1835,, in Kirtland, received my Endowments, and attended the school taught by profeser Haws who taught Greek Latten & English Gramer, I confined myself ...
    Dates:
    April 13, 1837 April 15, 1837
  • Page 17

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 2

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    119 members; Johnson F. Lane, Benj. L. Clapp and Randolph Alexander were ordained Elders, and Lindsey Bradey to the office of a priest by D. W. Patten, who baptized five at the close of the conference. ISD At this conference I was released from my labors in the South, and counselled to go to Kirtland and receive my endowments, as was also A. O. Smoot Sep. 19, I ...
  • Page 12

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. [Column 1] surrounded by the mob, but the brethren had escaped through the mercy of God. I was invited to hold a meeting at a Baptist meeting house on the 27th of June. On my arrival I met a large con- gregation; but, on commencing meeting, Parson Browning ordered the meeting to be closed. I told the people I had come ten miles to preach the gospel to them, and was willing to stand in a cart, on a ...
    Dates:
    June 27, 1836 July 18, 1836 July 31, 1836 September 2, 1836 April 13, 1837 April 15, 1837
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 21 August 1840

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    in steem Boates. we had clear view of the mint, & Lord Mayors mansion & in fine the whole city. A Prussian traveller, citizen of Berlin was with us, & we had much conversation with him, he had travled over Europe & Asia & many other parts of the world & he del^c^laired this to be the highest monument & the grandest & most sublime prospect, that could be found upon the face of the Earth. As I Before said "this monument was Erected on the ground whereon ...