Lucy Smith Millikin
Lucy Smith Millikin (1821-1882) was born 18 Jul. 1821 in Palmyra, Ontario Co., New York. She was the daughter of Joseph Smith Sr. and Lucy Mack. She married Arthur Millikin on 4 Jun. 1840. She was baptized about 1830. She and Arthur socialized with Wilford and Phebe Woodruff in Maine and Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois. She died 9 Dec. 1882 in Colchester, McDonough Co., Illinois.
Lucy Smith (KWVC-7PR), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Lucy Smith Millikin, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/lucy-smith-millikin, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Lucy Smith Millikin, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/lucy-smith-millikin, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).
Excerpt:September 14, 1843 ~ Thursday 13 14th I arose refreshed by sleep took Breakfast with Mother, Mary & Rhoda Foss then got into a waggon with Fabyan, & rode to sister Foss whare I saw Elizabeth, then Rode to Br Luther Scammans, saw Luther & the children & Mother Scammans but Rhoda was out, but she soon come in & the manner she shooked ...Dates:September 14, 1843 September 15, 1843
Excerpt:Sept 15 Chamber whare Phebe has spent so many days with me, but it was vacant the want there, it was gloomy. I turned away. I went to see the bark mill or New wind mill they had built it is not large enough & it dont do well. Fabyan gave me soul leather for two pair of shoes for myself & Phebe & Willy & upper leather, to take home I walked out in the orchard no apples ripe, seasons growing ...Dates:September 16, 1843
Excerpt:could not sit up to have my bed made, I was brought verry low in consequence of my situation little Sarah Emma was verry sick at the same time both of our lives were nearly dispaired of but through the mercy of God I got some better so that as soon as my house was called done I went into it, it had no door window or loft in it, and it was a hard matter for me to get it done any way they seamed unwilling to do it, I had ...