Lucian Rose Foster

Lucian Rose Foster (1806-1876) was born 12 Nov. 1806 in New Marlboro, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of Nathaniel Foster and Polly. He was baptized before Dec. 1840. He married Ann Mariah Still before 1846; participated in plural marriage. He was a frequent correspondent with Wilford Woodruff while presiding over the Church in New York. He died 29 Mar. 1876 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

Lucian Rose Foster (KHB4-FL3), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Lucian Rose Foster, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/lucian-rose-foster, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Lucian Rose Foster, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/lucian-rose-foster, accessed 14 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 116

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

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    April 25, 1840 ~ Saturday 25th I spent the day & night at Moorends Cross & was quite Ill with a bad Cold April 26, 1840 ~ Sunday 26th Notwithstanding I was quite Ill I walked 5 miles to Ashfield & preached at Mr Baly's & in in the afternoon to Crowcutt & preached & Baptized 10 persons & confirmed them & Ordained Edward Philips a Priest. ^1 {family was taken [2 illegible ...
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    April 25, 1840 April 26, 1840 April 27, 1840 April 28, 1840 April 29, 1840
  • Page 6

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    May 4, 1844 ~ Saturday 4th I mooved into my new brick house & truly felt thankful to have a comfortable dwelling to leave my family in while I go on my mishion [FIGURE] May 5, 1844 ~ Sunday May 5th 1844 I spent the day at home with my family to prepare for my summers mishion I called my family together & blessed them. Phebe washed my feet that I might be clean evry whit. I spent the evening at home ...
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    May 4, 1844 May 5, 1844 May 6, 1844 May 7, 1844
  • Page 1

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    At the close of the meeting the people administed to our necessities they gave us $11.75 which we divided among us Elder Pratt administered the ordinance of Baptism to one person which we confirmed at the waters edge we then took the parting hand with the saints & rode home with Priest John Bowen [to] Lionville Chester Co Pa & spent the night we blessed the family distance of the day 3 m [FIGURE] I dreamed last night that I was in
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    August 21, 1843 August 22, 1843 August 23, 1843 August 24, 1843
  • Page 2

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    Mrs Woodruff informing me of the birth of a daughter 17 days after I left home the babe not 3 days old when I left home, mother & child doing [FIGURE] well I was truly glad to hear from home I dined with Br Ilus Carter I [FIGURE] wrote a letter in answer to Mrs Woodruff & attended meeting with the Saints & spent the night with Br Foster August 25, 1843 ~ Friday 25th I attended baptism in ...
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    August 25, 1843 August 26, 1843
  • Page 5

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    August 27, 1843 ~ Sunday 27th Conference met at half past 10 oclock accor ding to adjournment. meeting opened by singing Prayer by Elder Grant. Meeting was then addressed by Elder W. Woodruff from 2nd Epistle of Peter 1st ch 20, 21 verses. He remarked that if the prophe- sies that had been fulfilled were fulfilled litterally in kike manner would those prophesies which are still to be fullfilled, be done litterally. And that the gathering of the Saints, the building of Zion, the ...
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    August 27, 1843
  • Page 6

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    A vote was call to know if they ^the Church^ was perfectly satisfyed with Elders Foster's labours & procedings as Presiding Elder in the Church; the vote was Unanimous. Elder Foster resigned his office & Elder ^Geoe L Seach^ was appointed president of the Church in New York by a vot of the same After which several children were blessed & the meeting adjourned untill evening; At which time Elder O. Pratt addressed the people concerning the Book ...
  • Page 7

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    August 28, 1843 ~ Monday Aug 28th I met with the Twelve in the morning & spent several hours together. I mailed a letter to Elder J. Taylor containing 10 subscribers for the Times & Seasons I dined at Br Ilus Carters & convers with Mrs Carter & Mrs Snow I had a Minuature taken by Mr Miller taken as a Present to Mrs Woodruff Price $4.50 I called upon Miss Mary Sloan who [FIGURE] ...
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    August 28, 1843 August 29, 1843 August 30, 1843 August 31, 1843
  • Page 18

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

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    March 13, 1842 ~ Sunday 13th Sunday I spent the day at home with my family & wrote some in my Journal March 14, 1842 ~ Monday 14th Spent the day in printing Office March 15, 1842 ~ Tuesday 15th [FIGURES] The Nauvoo Masonic Lodge was formed esstablished and organized this day. The p[r]ossession was formed at half past one oclock at Joseph's store & marched in p[r]ossession to the grove in front of the ...
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    March 13, 1842 March 14, 1842 March 15, 1842 March 16, 1842 March 17, 1842 March 18, 1842 March 19, 1842
  • Page 16

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    truly edefyed to again meet with this Brother. I also found another family of saints residing in the same house viz Lucian R. Foster. I spent the remainder of the day conversing with Brother Pratt upon the things of the kingdom. We met at early candle light in Varrick street to hold a meeting & the congregation was principly composed of saints as there had been about one hundred baptized & many of them were present. Elder Eligah Fordham was with us also. I was called upon to preach to the ...
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    May 19, 1838 May 20, 1838
  • Page 18

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    & the love of Christ we returned with Brother Foster & spent the night. Mr Willcox of the city of Phelidelphia offers to open his doors for the saints & wishes them to come & warn that people also. Elder Eligah Fordham resides in New York City Cherry Street No 327 May 21, 1838 ~ Monday May 21st I wrote a letter to the saints upon the Islands directed to Brother Nathaniel Thomas we dined with Brother
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    May 21, 1838 May 22, 1838 May 23, 1838 May 24, 1838 May 25, 1838