Longton, Lancashire, England

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  • Page 102

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

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    Er Wm Garner represented the church at Longton consisting of 51 members 2 E. 4 P. & 2 Teachers Teacher Joseph Jackson repd the Church at Southport 20 Members. 1 P. 1 T. Elder John Moon reps. the Church Dunbers Lane & Neighbourhood 54 M. 1 E. 2 P. 3 T. Richard Benson rep. the church at Hunters Hill 17 M. 1 E. 1 P. 1 ...
  • Page 246

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

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    A Synopsis of the travels & labours OF W. WOODRUFF. IN A.D. 1840 Traveled in ENGLAND & WALES visited the following Towns & Cities Towns & Cities Population Shires Liverpool 280,000 Lancashire Preston 60,000 Ditto Manchester 350,000 Ditto New Castle, Tunstell Burslem, Hanley, Potteries Stoke & Longton 70,000 Staffordshire Stafford 20,000 Ditto
  • Page 10

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    January 8, 1841 ~ Friday 8th [FIGURE] I received one letter from Br Griffiths & Elder Kimball 2, one from Elder Young who informed us that the two Brethren who went from Longton Lancashire to Nauvoo to spy out the land had returned & was strong in the faith. This is the coldest day & night that London has seen for two winters & it is also so smokey I cannot see but few yards but as smokey & ...
    Dates:
    January 8, 1841 January 9, 1841 January 10, 1841
  • Page 54

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    March 25, 1841 ~ Thursday March 25th I took coach & Rode to Hanly & stoped with Br John Taylor I hear great report of war all through the country against America, I [FIGURE] wrote a letter to Elder Lorenzo Snow, I had an interview in the evening with Elder G. A. Smith we met a large congregation of the Saints in the Hanley Room Elder Smith first addressed the meeting & I followed him after meeting ...
    Dates:
    March 25, 1841 March 26, 1841 March 27, 1841
  • Page 56

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    Moved & Carried that Br T. J. Filcher & O. Shaw be Clerks of the meeting. Moved & Carried that Brothers Player, Taylor Simpson & Burrows. be appointed to assist in the business of the Day keeping order &c The President opened the meeting by singing & Prayer & then called upon the Officers to Represent the various Branches of the Church when Elder Cordon read the minutes of the
  • Page 134

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    August 31, 1845 ~ Sunday Aug 31st Preston Conference met at the cock pit or Temperence Hall at half past 10 oclok on Sunday the 31 Aug. Elder Leonard Hardy was chosen President John Fawley Clerk. Their were present 1 of the Twelve, 1 of the Seventies 15 Elders 18 Priest, 13 Teachers & 2 Deacons. Conference opened with singing and Prayer After which we herd the following representations were given Members Elders Priest Teachers Deacons Baptised Preston ...
    Dates:
    August 31, 1845
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to George Albert Smith, 7 January 1841

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    40 Ironmonger Row Saint Lukes London Jan 7th 1841 Elder G. A. Smith Dear Brother I Receieved your letter under Date of Dec 31st & I set down this evening to answer it. I do not feel disposed to take up a great deal of this Sheet in speaking of things in this country for I have not much knews to write about things here I will merly say however that we expect to Baptize a number in few days & Doctor copeland among the Number, But it is the ...
    Dates:
    January 7, 1841