Lorenzo Dow Young

Lorenzo Dow Young (1807-1895) was born 19 Oct. 1807 in Smyrna, Chenango Co., New York. He was the son of John Young and Abigail (Nabby) Howe. He married Persis Goodall on 6 Jun. 1826; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized in 1832. He and Wilford Woodruff were shareholders in the Kirtland Safety Society; lived in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois; and arrived in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory in Jul. 1847. He died 21 Nov. 1895 in Salt Lake City.

Footnotes

Lorenzo Dow Young (KWJC-JQP), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org), accessed 7 Feb. 2022). Lorenzo Dow Young, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/lorenzo-dow-young, accessed 7 Feb. 2022). Lorenzo Dow Young, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/lorenzo-dow-young, accessed 10 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 39

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

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    July 9, 1854 ~ Sunday Sunday July 9th Brother Gifford preached upon the subject of sanctification & was followed by President B Young who in a measure reproved him In the Afternoon I attended meeting & opened by prayer President Young preached upon sanctification see report I attended prayer meeting in the evening July 10, 1854 ~ Monday to July 15, 1854 ~ Saturday 10 to 15 I spent Haying it was exceding Hot weather July 16, 1854 ~ Sunday Sunday 16th ...
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    July 9, 1854 July 10, 1854 July 15, 1854 July 16, 1854 July 17, 1854 July 21, 1854 July 22, 1854 July 23, 1854 July 24, 1854 July 25, 1854 July 26, 1854 July 27, 1854 July 28, 1854 July 29, 1854 July 30, 1854 July 31, 1854
  • Page 213

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

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    October 17, 1869 ~ Sunday Oct 17, 1869 I Attended meeting in the old Tabernacle all day Elder Gibson spoke in the morning 42 Minutes, O. H. Riggs 20 M[inutes], G A Smith 19 M[inutes]. Afternoon A M Musser Prayed Nathan Tanner spoke 20 M[inutes], & G. A. Smith 31. I met with the Presidency & Twelve for prayer in the Evening O. Pratt, W. Woodruff & G. Q. Cannon were Apointed a ...
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    October 17, 1869 October 18, 1869 October 19, 1869 October 21, 1869 October 22, 1869 October 23, 1869 October 24, 1869
  • Page 221

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

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    Dec 15th 1869 we fed him a tumbler full that satisfied him & he fell asleep & slept for half an hour and After He awoke he vomited up a good deal of flem But finally became distresed again in the lungs & continued sinking through the night December 16, 1869 ~ Thursday 16. The child is dying this morning Delight the Mother of the child is feeling vary bad Emma, Sarah, & myself was with the ...
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    December 16, 1869 December 17, 1869 December 18, 1869 December 19, 1869 December 20, 1869 December 21, 1869 December 22, 1869 December 24, 1869 December 25, 1869
  • Page 236

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

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    Feb 12 1870 a long speech upon the subject of Poligamy. He contended that no person could have a celestial glory unless He had a plurality of wives. Speeches were made By L. E. Harrington O Pratt Erastus Snow, D Evans J. F. Smith Lorenzo Young. President Young said there would be men saved in the Celestial Kingdom of God with one ...
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    February 13, 1870 February 14, 1870 February 15, 1870 February 16, 1870 February 17, 1870 February 18, 1870 February 19, 1870
  • Page 238

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

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    February 24, 1870 ~ Thursday Feb 24, 18670. I laid Hands upon Asahel who was quite sick & then in company with G. Q. Cannon & Heber Kimball rode to American Fork & met President Young G. A. Smith J. Taylor B Young Jr & John W Young Joseph Young & Lorenzo Young we held a Meeting in the meeting ...
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    February 24, 1870 February 25, 1870 February 26, 1870 February 27, 1870 February 28, 1870 March 1, 1870 March 2, 1870
  • Page 247

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

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    May 7, 1870 ~ Saturday May 7, 1870 Conference Met at 10 oclok J. F. Smith Prayed G. Q. Cannon Read a sermon of O. Pratt in reply to Rev Mr Newman who preached Before the Congress of the U. S. against Poligamy and the Mormons it took Brother Cannon one hour & 10 Minutes to read it. President Young spoke 11 M[inutes] Afternoon W Woodruff Prayed G. A. Smith spoke 12 M. The Authorities of the ...
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    May 7, 1870 May 8, 1870 May 9, 1870 May 13, 1870 May 14, 1870 May 15, 1870 May 16, 1870 May 18, 1870 May 19, 1870 May 20, 1870 May 21, 1870 May 22, 1870
  • Page 310

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

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    September 25, 1871 ~ Monday to September 29, 1871 ~ Friday Sept 25, 1871 25 to 29. I spent the week working on my House Building my Kitchen September 30, 1871 ~ Saturday 30. I Attended the school of the Prophets October 1, 1871 ~ Sunday Oct 1. Sunday I met with my Quorum in the Morning Brother Morris Prayed & David Candling spoke 50 Minutes & Lorenzo Young 45. Afternoon O Pratt spoke one hour ...
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    September 25, 1871 September 29, 1871 September 30, 1871 October 1, 1871 October 2, 1871 October 3, 1871 October 4, 1871 October 5, 1871
  • Page 335

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

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    April 6, 1872 his Religin so President G A. Smith called the Conference to order singing & Prayer by Erastus Snow G A Smith spoke 21 Minutes W Woodruff 30 Minutes C C Rich 321 Afternoon J Vancott Prayed A O Smoot spoke 35 Minutes John Nicholson 12 M[inutes] John W Young 2 C. W. Penrose 30 Minutes [FIGURE] I received 2 letters. Attended a Bee Meeting in the Evening & went ...
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    April 6, 1872 April 7, 1872 April 8, 1872 April 9, 1872 April 10, 1872 April 11, 1872 April 12, 1872 April 13, 1872 April 14, 1872
  • 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 ...
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    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 2, 1872 May 3, 1872 May 4, 1872
  • Page 344

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

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    Aug 16, 1872 of the big teeth & flung him onto his back & kicked him on the head untill they killed him he striped all the cloths off the back of John & tore his flesh considerable, but it seemed a Miracle that they should have killed him without any weapon August 17, 1872 ~ Saturday 17. Brother Taylor Richards & Myself visited Brother Bensons family & laid hands upon one of them. We also laid hands upon Brother ...
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    August 17, 1872 August 17, 1872 August 18, 1872 August 19, 1872 August 20, 1872 August 21, 1872 August 23, 1872