Leigh, Gloucestershire, England

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  • Page 176

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    September 14, 1840 ~ Monday Minutes of A Conference held Sept 14, 1840 The Bran Green & Gadfield Elm Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints held at Gadfield Elm Chapel in Worcestershire on the 14th day of Sept 1840. Their being present one of the Travling high council, one High Priest, 9 Elders, 19 Priest, & 4 Teachers. The meeting was called to Order by Elder Kington when ...
    Dates:
    September 14, 1840
  • Page 13

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    Mary Hill Eliza Jinkins Mary Ann Weston Elizabeth Lambert ^Glostershire Ligh^ April 2nd Ann Brooks ^20^ Jane Brooks Sarah Smith Mary Smith Mary Packard Susan Packard {[2 illegible symbols]} Sarah Embary Elizabeth Bubb Mary Hanes Margarett Turner Mary Roberts
    Dates:
    April 2, 1840 April 4, 1840
  • Page 14

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    Ann Efford April 5th Ligh Daniel Collett (Church Clark) ^20^ Thomas Smith John Spiers Mary Robins Harriet Hayes 6th Worcestershire Eldersfield John Vernon Thomas Smith John Harlick Ann Robins William Baylis Henry Baylis Mary Gaskin Glostershire Ligh April 8th ...
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    April 5, 1840 April 6, 1840 April 8, 1840 April 9, 1840
  • Page 157

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    going across to steal sumthing. this is the effect that Signs have on those that seek them. I walked in company wash with Elders Kimball & G. A. Smith to Br Benjamin Hill at Turkey Hall in Glostershire we preached at Lime Street {Distance of the day} 12 m Mrs Woodruff wrote a short epistle in father Smiths letter August 13, 1840 ~ Thursday 13th We ...
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    August 13, 1840 August 14, 1840 August 15, 1840 August 16, 1840 August 17, 1840
  • Page 93

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    of Isaiah & praying mightily for me. I then arose & preached to the largest congrega tion (it was said) that ever met in the chapel the Minister was believing & bid me God speed after Meeting many offered themselves for Baptism. I spent the night at Francis Pullen. [FIGURES] I received three Letters one from Richards, one from Cordon, & one from Mulliner. Distance of the day 6 miles March 31, 1840 ~ ...
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    March 31, 1840 April 1, 1840 April 2, 1840
  • Page 94

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    & preached at John Hill & returned to Leigh & spent the night with Browett distance of the day 6 mil April 3, 1840 ~ Friday April 3rd [FIGURE] I wrote two Letters one to Richards & one to Mulliner & walked to Gadfields Elm & preached in the Chapel to a large congregation & spent the night at Mr Hills at Turkey Hall.
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    April 3, 1840 April 4, 1840 April 5, 1840
  • Page 95

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    we had to omit it untill afternoon. The mob commenced fighting among themselves & the people sent for constables to clear the groun[d]. I went to Norton & preached & then returned to Leigh immediately & the man gave his con sent for me to Baptize in his pool, we went Immediately to the water & as I comenced to Baptize the mob began to gather, but I Baptized 9 persons 3 [of] which were preachers while surrounded by the rabble, but I performed the ordinance with out any insult or injury exc epting ...
    Dates:
    April 6, 1840
  • Page 96

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    I received three Letters [FIGURES] one from Taylor in Liverpool he informed me of [how] the work is with him. one from Richards one from Turley spent the night with Mr Hill distance 7 m April 7, 1840 ~ Tuesday 7th I {prayed and wept before the [heavens] for Elders Taylor and [illegible]} I walked to Apperly & preached to a large congregation many were believing I then walked to
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    April 7, 1840 April 8, 1840
  • Page 127

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    June 6, 1840 ~ Saturday June 6th I walked to Br Benj. Hills at Turkey Hall & spent the night 4 mile June 7, 1840 ~ Sunday 7th Sunday according to appointment I met a congregation of saints & sinners at the coars Lawn for the purpose of holding a camp meeting I preached in the fore part of the day & was followed by a Priest. & in the afternoon several of the Priest & Elder delivered their testimony, & I closed the meeting ...
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    June 6, 1840 June 7, 1840 June 8, 1840 June 9, 1840 June 10, 1840 June 11, 1840
  • Page 129

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    that Priest Robert Clift have the care of the Church at Dymock James Palmer Priest care of the Church at Kilcott John Hill Priest care of the Church at Twigworth William Simmon Priest care of the Church at Haw Cross William Coleman Priest — — — — — Bran Green Thomas Brooks Priest — — — — — Ryton John Smith Priest — — ...