Lydia Maria Macomber Luce

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  • Page 100

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

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    June 27, 1839 ~ Thursday June 27th I spent the day in Commerce in council with the Presidency & Twelve we had an interesting day Joseph was president of the council Brother Orson Hide was restored to the church and the quorum of the Twelve in full fellowship by a full vote of the council, after making an humble confession & acknowledgement of his sins &c. [FIGURES] Among the vast number of the Keys of the kingdom of God Joseph presented the following one ...
    Dates:
    June 27, 1839 June 28, 1839 June 30, 1839 July 1, 1839 July 2, 1839
  • Page 180

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    November 30, 1837 ~ Thursday Nov 30th Thanksgiving day I Preached in the schoolhouse & spent the night with Mr William Simonton in com -pany with Mr Earrow a universalest preacher December 1, 1837 ~ Friday Dec 1st walked to Mr Ames & Hopkins preached in their house at night distance 3 miles December 2, 1837 ~ Saturday 2nd Preached at Br Ames at night & walked through the mud to Mr
    Dates:
    November 30, 1837 December 1, 1837 December 2, 1837 December 3, 1837 December 4, 1837 December 5, 1837 December 6, 1837 December 7, 1837 December 8, 1837 December 9, 1837 December 10, 1837
  • Page 66

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

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    October 1, 1838 ~ Monday Oct 1st It is unusally warm for the season. I conveyed Sister Rhoda Scamans home in a waggon we are still waiting in great anxiety for the camp to arive. O how slow they moove 10 miles October 2, 1838 ~ Tuesday 2nd Elder Townsend has this morning started for the east to look up the camp of the saints to see whare they are & what they are about that they do not get along [FIGURE] I wrote a letter ...
    Dates:
    October 1, 1838 October 2, 1838 October 3, 1838 October 4, 1838
  • Page 72

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

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    November 19, 1838 ~ Monday Nov 19th A cold morning we left Br Way's & travled to the Inn of J. W. G. & spent the night 8 m November 20, 1838 ~ Tuesday 20 We have made arangments this morning to seperate Brother Thomas & Townsend think some of stoping by the way to winter while Brothers E. Luce & C. Brown & myself will continue our journey together. our company is truly getting small. one of ...
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    November 19, 1838 November 20, 1838 November 21, 1838 November 22, 1838 November 23, 1838 November 24, 1838
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 18 July 1840

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    her to her grave or to shed a tear for her but her Ma. and little Willford I have engaged brother Stephen Luce to make a little fence around her grave. I am now at brother Pettys writing verry near the graveyard. The brethren and sisters are verry kind. Brother Morris Phelps officiated at the grave and is to preach her funeral sermon next sabbath the 26th of july. While on the way to the grave I met with brother
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 9 May 1840

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    Montrose Lee County May 9th 1840 My Dear Willford Think me not negligent in answering your letter when I tell you you that it about 3 weeks since I received your last communication which I was truly glad to get and perused it with much satisfaction— the most of my time since your letter came to hand has been devoted to the care of my babe for the destroyer has tried hard to get him from me but I feell as though I had the best right to him and ...
    Dates:
    May 9, 1840
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 17 July 1840

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    O Lord let the fulness of thine everlasting gospel spedily go to all the gentile Nations when they count themselves unworthy of Eternal life may the law be learned & testimony sealed in their midst that they be left without excuse May Israel spedily return & seak the Lord his God & thy goodness in the Latter day let the prayer of the widow & the cry of the orphan assend into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth let the Heavens witness their tears & record them on high untill the Allmighty shall come out of his hiding ...
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 30 October 1840

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    i.e for the press I copied it off with my pen & it filled four sheets of common letter paper. I extracted it mostly from my journals & signed it Kinball, Woodruff & Smith We also sent a lengthy letter to Bishop Elias Smith, we are sparing no pains to communicate any intelligence to our friends in America that we may have in our possession, I have just recieved two letters from our Maine friends one from Sister Foss & the ...