Lyman Eugene Johnson

Lyman Eugene Johnson (1811-1859) was born in Pomfret, Windsor Co., Vermont. He was the son of John Johnson and Alice (Elsa) Jacobs. He married Sarah Lang (Long) on 4 Sep. 1834 in Geauga Co., Ohio. He was baptized in Feb. 1831. He and Wilford Woodruff were part of Zion's Camp in 1834 and the Masonic Lodge in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois in 1842. He died in 1859 near Prairie du Chien, Crawford Co., Wisconsin.

Footnotes

Lyman Eugene Johnson (KWJR-T2Y), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Lyman Eugene Johnson, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/lyman-eugene-johnson, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). Lyman Eugene Johnson, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/lyman-eugene-johnson, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 54

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

    Excerpt:
    A Coppy of a letter Written by Elder Thomas B. Marsh Directed to Elder Willford Woodruff Dated July 14. 1838 Elder W. Woodruff. [FIGURE] Sir; a fiew days since Prest. Joseph Smith jr and some others were assembled to attend to some Church business when it was thought proper to select those who was designed of the LORD to fill the places of those of the twelve who had fallen ^x^away^x^ namely Wm. E Mclellin, Lyman E. Johnson,
    Dates:
    July 14, 1838 August 10, 1838
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter from Thomas B. Marsh, 30 April 1838

    Excerpt:
    5th, and after lbouring dilegently three days in succession, it was unanim- ously agreed upon, that the town pPlatt, with 4 ^four^ eighties adjacent to the platt, should be at the disposal of the Bishop and his council the High Council, the two presidents, and the two apostles. During this labour the two presidents acknoledged they were wrong, and they to all appearance willingly suffered themselves to be corrected by the Council. In the begining of May following, the Council again met, and resolved to to have the above m^n^amed property transfered into the hands ...
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Parley P. Pratt, 12 June 1842

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    The Saints abroad manifest much interest in the Book of Abraham in the T & Seasons it will be continued as fast as Joseph gets time to translate. Phebe wishes me to send her respects to Brother & Sistr Pratt we have a fine healthy girl◊ 3 months old. Our little Boy came near killing himself drinking strong lye but has got well again steam Boat & rail road accidents are as freequent as ever fires &c. I herd your ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from Thomas B. Marsh, 14 July 1838

    Excerpt:
    Elder W. Woodruff. Sir; a fiew days since, Prest. Joseph Smith Jr. and somone others ware assembled togeather to attend to some church business, when it was thaught proper to select those who ware designed of the Lord to fill the places of those of the twelve who had fallen; mainely Wm. E McLellin, Lyman E. Johnson, Luke Johnson, and John F. Bointon. The persons selected were John E. Page, John ...
    Dates:
    July 14, 1838
  • Page 8

    Part of History – The History of Zion's Camp

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    our journey and camped at night near Woorster. May 10, 1834 ~ Saturday 10th. Saturday, We passed through Mansfield, and camped for the Sabbeth in Richfield town ship. About one hour after we had encamped, elders Limon E. Johnson, Willard Snow and a number of others joined the camp from the north west parts of Vermont. May 11, 1834 ~ Sunday Sunday the 11th. The camp came togother for a meeting. The sacrament was administered. Elder
    Dates:
    May 10, 1834 May 11, 1834 May 12, 1834 May 13, 1834
  • Page 28

    Part of History – The History of Zion's Camp

    Excerpt:
    Orson Pratt, and said to him, When these brotherin get through speaking to the people I wish you to make a few remarks reasoning on the importance of a union of all the differant sects, and denominations. These brotherin complied with my request, and the cong- gregation was also eddefied by elder Orson Hyde on baptism for the remission of sins, by Hiram Stratton exhorting the people to obey the gospel, and Eleazar Miller gave a powerful exortation. After the services of the ...
  • Page 187

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

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    he did not take a diferent course in his Phylosophy & order of reasening he would not stay long in this Church. he made other remarks I arose to go out Brother Brigham said Brother BrighamWoodruff whare are you going come dont be in a hurry I shall be Jealeous of you does not the spirit of God dwell here I want men to stop here who has the spirit of God it rests me I am crowded all day with men & things which makes me weary. I said ...
    Dates:
    December 30, 1856 December 31, 1856
  • Page 299

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

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    March 10 put up in the upper story of my granery in the ear and the damp state began to heat and mold I went to work and carried about 200 bushels of ears in baskets down a ladder on my sholder then miy wives and children took it and carried it and spread [it] in my chambers in the house when I got through I was vary weary and sore. Elder G A Smith returned from Provo at 5 oclok March 11, 1858 ~Thursday 11th I ...
    Dates:
    March 11, 1858 March 12, 1858 March 13, 1858 March 14, 1858 March 15, 1858
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff and Others, 10 January 1841

    Excerpt:
    Nov. and brought John F. Boynton and wife and Lyman Johnson and that they had purchased lots and were going to build on them—she said she knew not what their feelings were in regard to mormonism but they ^were^ verry friendly and in good spirits. (Willy is in my lap and appears as though he wanted to write I will try him and see [Here Phebe begins to write in her son's voice. The script changes as if Phebe is holding ...
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to George A. Smith, 29 January 1841

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    40 Ironmonger R[ow] [page torn] Saint Lukes London ^Jan 29th 1841 Elder G. A. Smith Dear Brothr I sit down this morning to write a few lines to you. I recieved a letter yesterday from Eldr Player containing a letter from Sister Kimba[ll] [page torn] to Brothr Kimball it was truly interesting & contaned much information. Elder Turley arived in Nauvoo about the 25th Nov with 109 Saints the Rest stoped in Kirtland. Sister Kimball ...
    Dates:
    January 29, 1841