Manchester, Lancashire, England

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  • Page 142

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

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    Richard Rushton Priest take charge of the Church at Leek Moved & Carried that Elder Alfred Cordon be the Presiding Elder over the churches comprising this conference Also Orsmond Shaw be the Standing Clerk for the Same Moved & Carried that Elder Alford Cordon be a delegate to represent this Conference to the general Conference at Manchester on the 6th day of July nex Moved & Carried that the Delegate present the minutes of this
    Dates:
    June 30, 1840 July 1, 1840 July 2, 1840
  • Page 143

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

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    A Remarkable Vision I Ann Booth wife of Robert Booth of the Town of Manchester England had the following vision on the 12th Day of March in the year of our Lord 1840. Being carried away in a vision to the place of depart ed souls I saw 12 prision one above another vary large & builded of solled stone. On ariving at the door of the uppermost prision. I beheld one of the 12 Apostles of the Lamb who had ...
  • Page 146

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

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    July 3, 1840 ~ Friday July 3rd In Company with the Twelve I visited the musiam at Manchester M England which was an interesting sight to behold every kind of Beasts, Animals, fowles & birds fish & evry creeping thing, serpents, & all things that live on land or in the sea. Also evry kind of fruit & minerals ores & Precious stones. we saw the greatest Dimond in the world that has as yet ever been discov- ered it was nearly the size of a goose ...
    Dates:
    July 3, 1840 July 4, 1840 July 5, 1840
  • Page 147

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

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    July 6, 1840 ~ Monday MINUTES OF THE GENERAL CONFERENCE A general conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints was held in the Carpenters Hall Manchester on the 6th day of July 1840, it being the 1st day of the 4th month 11th year of the Church when the following officers of the travling high council were present viz. Elder B Young P P Pratt W[ilfor]d Woodruff J. Taylor
    Dates:
    July 6, 1840
  • Page 149

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

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    July 7, 1840 ~ Tuesday July 7th I met with the Twelve & many officers in coun- cil at the Star Office whare much important business was transacted & council given. a place of labour in the vineyard was assigned to each officer untill the next con- ference. I dined in Company with Br & Sister Richards at Brother Bewsher No 4 Gray street we then met the 12 in front of the Infirmary & we walk to a paper storehouse ...
    Dates:
    July 7, 1840 July 8, 1840 July 9, 1840 July 10, 1840 July 11, 1840 July 12, 1840
  • Page 151

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

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    July 14, 1840 ~ Tuesday 14th Sarah Emma is two years old this day may the Lord Preserve my wife & Children from sickness & Death Untill my return O Lord I commit them into thy hands, feed, clothe, & comfort them & thine shall be the glory. I spent the day in Manchester, in company with Elder Young I took supper at Br John Smiths {I went to the city and bought Phebe a dress, for ...
    Dates:
    July 14, 1840 July 15, 1840 July 16, 1840 July 17, 1840 July 18, 1840
  • Page 152

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

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    July 19, 1840 ~ Sunday 19th Sunday I Preached in Leek John Jones came to oppose us & his carriage broke down & flung him in the mud he came to meeting but the Lord shut his mouth & he could not utter a word but left the room as soon as I closed Elder Smith Preached in the evening & 6 were Baptized under his hands we ordained one Priest & one Teacher several were healed by the laying on of hands ...
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    July 19, 1840 July 20, 1840 July 21, 1840 July 22, 1840 July 23, 1840
  • Page 156

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

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    August 11, 1840 ~ Tuesday [FIGURE] Aug 11th {Elder Benbow loaned Elder Turley} 20 {pounds and gave me} 15 {for our London mission} We took the parting hand with Elder Turley who Started for Liverpool to prepare a ship for about 80 Saints to emegrate to America 40 of which Elder J Benbow takes with him & pays their expenses to America out of Mercy to the poor ...
    Dates:
    August 11, 1840 August 12, 1840
  • Page 64

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    April 4, 1845 ~ Friday 4th I took cars in the morning in company with Mrs Woodruff & rode to Manchester was met at the rail road by Elders Holmes Stratten & Ross I took up my abode with John Druce No 6 Sandford street Broughton road Salford I had an interview with a number of the Saints distance 30[m] April 5, 1845 ~ Saturday ...
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    April 4, 1845 April 5, 1845 April 6, 1845
  • Page 68

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    April 10, 1845 ~ Thursday April 10th I spent the day in company with the American Elders with whom I had been sitting in conference with. I enjoyed myself well with them although I was fatiegued with the labours of the conference. April 11, 1845 ~ Friday 11th I went through A Manchester Cotten Factory with some of the Saints April 12, 1845 ~ Saturday 12th In company with Elders Holmes, Davis ...
    Dates:
    April 10, 1845 April 11, 1845 April 12, 1845 April 13, 1845 April 14, 1845 April 15, 1845