Manchester, Lancashire, England

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  • Page 24

    Part of 1840 Record of British Converts

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    Hannah Jones John Baily Margaret Dovey John Robert {Wilford Woodruff} Bap at Froomshill 21 Thomas Hooper T Clark 21 Ann Cole Sarah James Ann Cole Richard Cole Martha Clark W Woodruff Bap at frooms hill 22nd the above makes Just 300 that W Woodruff has baptized on this circuit ^20^ Sarah Clark Jane ...
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 6 December 1840

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    Mr Willford Woodruff 40 Ironmunger Row St Lukes London Mr. Wilford W. Woodruff 149 Old Ham road Manchester England [stamp in red ink] NEW YORK DEC 11 [stamp in red ink] MANCHESTER JA 12 1841 [stamp in red ink] E 13 JA 13 1841 [postage stamp] POSTAGE B ONE PENNY 1 [stamp in black ink] LIVERPOOL SHIP LET[TER] Phebe W ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Willard Richards, 3 February 1840

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    Burslem Feb 3rd 1840 Elder W. Richards Dear Brother Though I have no extraordinary information to communicate to you at this time upon any subject, yet I thought I would drop a few lines to you this morning, & let you know that I am alive & enjoying good health, & what I am about &c We arived in Manchester the day we left you, & saw Elder Clayton & the Saints in good spirits. I was much pleased with my acquaintance with Brother Clayton ...
    Dates:
    February 3, 1840
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Willard Richards, 3 February 1840

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    has injured him & given us friends. We have held regular meetings on the Sabbath in Bath Burslem, & Hanely. We now have meetings in Burslem & Hanly, Stoke, Newcastle, Lane End, & a number of other places, round about I have been informed that the Rector in New Castle is preaching against us quite a number of Methodist teachers attend our meetings & freequently oppose but they go away confounded while it begets us friends. We have ...
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter to Willard Richards and Jennetta Richards, 1 November 1840

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    News says steam ship Brittanna is sunk I dont know whether it be true or fals. No war with France yet. How does that Methedist family in Manchester get along. How does the Book of Mormon get along Please send us the first copy of the Nov Star as soon as it is out. What is Become of Brothr Snow we should be glad to have a line from him) Woodruff & Smith Whare is Elders Young & Kimball a word ...
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter to Willard Richards, 10 November 1840

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    Mr W. Richards 149 Oldham Road Manchester Ironmonger Road Nov 10 40 Woodruff— [stamp in red ink] ^11 NO 1840^ [stamp in red ink] ^Too Late^
  • Page 184

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    January 9, 1849 ~ Tuesday 9th [FIGURE] I recieved 3 Letters from O. Spencer Dan Jones & W. I. Appleby and one from Robert Windley All contained good news Capt Dan Jones expresses his feelings in warm terms concerning my letters to him and says he feels incouraged to go ahead in the name of the Lord says he has raised up a Branch at Myrtha the Mother Branch of Britain, over 800 ...
    Dates:
    May 31, 1846 August 14, 1848 January 9, 1849
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to George Albert Smith, 7 January 1841

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    they brought sumthing for you if so give us the news the latest Date was Nov 7th at which time Elder Turley had not arived, the Saints were mostly well, my Babe was still sick with the Ague, & one of Sister Kimballs Children also, the work was progressing General Adams at Springfield, had come to Nauvoo & was Baptized Elder O Smoot had returned home from the South. several late deaths among the Saints, Brother
  • Page 36

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

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    Packet Ship Oxford bound ^at sail^ for Liverpool and ^where I^ landed, in Liverpool Jan 11th 1840 in good health and spirits having a passage of 23 days. When I left my Father in Farmington Ct he gave me some mony to assist in paying my passage then gave me five dollars more requesting me to keep that untill I arived at Liverpool saying I would then want it. this I found to be true after landing and getting ready to go ...
    Dates:
    January 11, 1840 January 13, 1840 January 18, 1840 January 21, 1840 January 29, 1840 March 1, 1840 March 3, 1840 March 6, 1840 April 9, 1840
  • Page 37

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

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    attend a General Conference. A vast assembly had gathered at Haw Cross to attend my meeting the house, door yard, and street was crowded and among it was a large mob a mob had gathered. I preached to the people, 5 came forward and wished to be baptized the mob surrounded the pool armed with stones. I dismissed the meeting and went away but both the congregation and mob remained on the ground till midnight and as there was no prospect of their dispersing and the candidates were anxious to be baptized, I went down ...
    Dates:
    March 22, 1840 April 22, 1840 August 18, 1840 March 4, 1841 April 20, 1841 May 20, 1841 October 6, 1841 February 3, 1842