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 183

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    September 30, 1876 ~ Saturday Sept 30th 1876 My team was Breaking up a peace of Barley Ground I carried up to the Tithing Office my tithing wheat & Barley at night October 1, 1876 ~ Sunday Oct 1. Sunday [FIGURE] I received a letter from David. I attend my Prayer Circle at noon and the Tabernacle meeting L D Young Prayed & W Woodruff spoke one hour and Brother Nicholson 20 M[inutes]. I met with
    Dates:
    September 30, 1876 October 1, 1876 October 2, 1876 October 3, 1876 October 4, 1876 October 5, 1876 October 6, 1876
  • Page 283

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Sept 26, 1877 Young, Barshbe Smith, Sister Wells Eliza R. Snow, and Phebe W Woodruff also Elder W. Woodruff spok 30 M[inutes] at 4 oclok I met with the Twelve in the Endowment House Had prayers and Decided in council upon several subjects In the Evening I administered to Sister Gibbs who was vary sick Br Taylor & G Q Cannon also administered to her by the laying on of hands
    Dates:
    September 27, 1877 September 28, 1877 September 29, 1877 September 30, 1877 October 1, 1877 October 2, 1877 October 3, 1877 October 4, 1877
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to the Presiding Elders of the Different Settlements, 1 December 1870

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    Salt Lake City, December 1, 1870. To the Presiding Elders of the Different Settlements. DEAR BRETHREN: Pursuant to instructions from the DESERET PARENT SOCIETY, we respectfully solicit your Co-operation in carrying out the objects of the Society, viz: the general introduction, improvement and culture of HORSES, HORNED STOCK, SHEEP, BEES, FISH, FOWLS, etc., in the various Wards of the Territory. We have appointed a Standing Committee from the members of the Parent Society, in each of these departments. Their names are as follows: ON HORSES, H. J. FAUST ...
    Dates:
    December 1, 1870
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter from Lorenzo Dow Young, 23 February 1889

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    I ^doo^ not think the Poor Widows should be obliged to go to ther Bishop. like bagers every litle while. for Somthing to eate when they have no posable way of other wise prcuring ther Daley food. the Parents of this Wooman. Br Spencer was a good fathfull Later Day Saint. and it looks hard to see his children want for bread. Most respetfuley your Brother in the Gospel Lorenzo D Young Presedent Willford Woodruff ...
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter from Lorenzo Dow Young, 23 February 1889

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    Feb 23 [18]89 Lorenzo D. Young City Rcd Feb 25 [18]89 No answer
  • Page 299

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Aug 30th 1883 Brothe Richards had his thigh broaken a Month before the Sugrgean would acknowledge that it was broaken or Before it was set which places him in a dangerous condition. I spent a part of the day in the office wabut was quite unwell August 31, 1883 ~ Friday 31. [FIGURE] I wrote 4 Letters to Sarah, Minnie Goodrich Wm H Thompson & G Teasdale. I Bought 558 lbs ...
    Dates:
    August 31, 1883 September 1, 1883 September 2, 1883 September 3, 1883 September 4, 1883 September 5, 1883 September 6, 1883 September 7, 1883
  • Page 354

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Aprail 30, 1884 The Bannock Indian Chief with several others called upon us to day at the Office and had a talk with us Br Joseph F Smith gave them an order for a sack of corn and 300 lb of flour Br F S Richards set apart a woman to go on a Mission with her husband May 1, 1884 ~ Thursday May 1 [FIGURES] I received 1 Letter from W. G. Smith I wrote 5 Letters to W. G. Smith Asahel H ...
    Dates:
    May 1, 1884 May 2, 1884 May 3, 1884 May 4, 1884
  • Page 404

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Nov 6, 1884 I spent most of the day in the office November 7, 1884 ~ Friday 7 [FIGURE] The Democratts claim the Election But the republicans will not give it up. Mrs Woodruff & Bulah went to Provo to day and while in [FIGURE] Provo Teny Dusenbury & Bulah with one child was riding in a Buggy with a fast Horse and He run away turned over flung them all out and Bruised up the two women badly but no bones ...
    Dates:
    November 7, 1884 November 8, 1884 November 9, 1884 November 10, 1884
  • Page 466

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Nov 12 [FIGURE] I wrote Letters to G. Teasdale Leslie W Snow, Susan & J McAllister. At the Close of the funeral, Emma Clara, Delight, Marion, & Ensign & Emeline all called upon me. Coffin & Hearse $75 Articles from coop $33.25 $108.25 November 13, 1885 ~ Friday 13 Many called upon me to day among the Number was
    Dates:
    November 13, 1885 November 14, 1885 November 15, 1885 November 16, 1885 November 17, 1885 November 18, 1885
  • Page 376

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    June 29, 1884 ~ Sunday June 29, 1884 Sunday I Attended Meeting at 2 oclok Lorenzo Young Prayed. John Q Cannon spoke 15 M, gave an account of his Mission to JGermany & switzerland. W Woodruff 30 M, & John Taylor 30. We met in Prayer Circle June 30, 1884 ~ Monday 30 We Met in committyee at 10 oclok & council at 3 oclok and discussed subjects of interest of the Church July 1 ...
    Dates:
    June 29, 1884 June 30, 1884 July 1, 1884 July 2, 1884 July 3, 1884 July 4, 1884 July 5, 1884