Manchester, Lancashire, England

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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
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    I took the coach in company with Elder Clark & rode to Manchester 35. spent about an hour with the Saints, then Elder Clayton joined us & we took the cars & rode to preston 30. whare I had a hapy interview with some of the Twelve. I spent the night in preston 65 miles The first Council of the Twelve among the Nations At a council of the Twelve held in Preston Lancashire Englang on the fourteenth of April eighteen hundred ...
  • Page 123

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    Daniel Browett an Elder & John Smith, John Davis, James Morgan, Robert Clift, John Gaily, & William Evens to the office of a priest. After our meeting was closed 3 were Baptized. Baptism was administered by Prist James Morgan, who was baptized, ordained, & commenced Bapti- zing all in one Day, the 3 Baptized were also confirmed which closed the business of the Day Making 19 Baptized & confirmed, & ordained 1 Elder & 6 Priest 4 ...
    Dates:
    May 19, 1840 May 20, 1840 May 21, 1840 May 22, 1840
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    May 29, 1840 ~ Friday 29th We met at the Creek & I Baptized 2 & Elder Richards confirmed them & walked to Shucknell Hill & Preached after meeting I Baptized 3. one a preacher on the plan we confirmed them & Ordained one Priest Benjamin Williams making 5 Baptized & Confirmed {Distance of the day} 6 miles May 30, 1840 ~ Saturday 30th Elder Richards Baptized 2 & I confirmed them we then walked to
    Dates:
    May 29, 1840 May 30, 1840 May 31, 1840
  • Page 129

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    that Priest Robert Clift have the care of the Church at Dymock James Palmer Priest care of the Church at Kilcott John Hill Priest care of the Church at Twigworth William Simmon Priest care of the Church at Haw Cross William Coleman Priest — — — — — Bran Green Thomas Brooks Priest — — — — — Ryton John Smith Priest — — ...
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    Elder Philip Green Shucknell Hill Lugwardin Mardon Elder John Cheese Stokes Lane Woferwood Common Bishop Froome Elder Charles Price Ledbury Ridgway Cross Elder James Hill Hope Rough Stanly Hill Elder John Benbow Frooms Hill Carried Unanimously Mooved by the President & seconded by Elder
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    We took the parting hand with each other & Elder Richard took the cars for Manchester & I took coach for West Bromwich 5 miles & called upon Sister Mary Packard at Mr's Duffrell Church Tavern West Bromich she informed me that Elder Turley was in another part of the town & had commenced Baptizing sister Packard accompanied me to Brother John Robinson Gritts Green near Bromwich thes friends received me kindly ...
    Dates:
    June 24, 1840 June 25, 1840 June 26, 1840
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    time I have had the honour of officiating at a marriage ceremony. this was at the house of Elder J.W. Latson's in the presence of the quorum of the Twelve. Br & Sister Irskine lost a child this day which was buried May 23, 1841 ~ Sunday 23rd Sunday I met in council with the Twelve in the morning I called upon Br IF Carter who accompanied his Mother in Law to our place of meeting in the National Hall Canal Street at ...
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    May 23, 1841 May 24, 1841 May 25, 1841 May 26, 1841 May 27, 1841
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    & fals rumour from Priest & people of evry sect and party who hav^e^ deluged the whole land with tracts pamphlets & newspaper stories against the Saints but notwithstanding this the work still progresses throughout that land it is doing well in London Manchester & many other places in England, Scotland, Wales &c Elder Hyde has gone to Germany on his way to Jerrusalem, Elder P P. Pratt also ...
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    = Edward Philips .P. = Ashfield & Crawcutt 1 Dead 55 - 5 - - = John Fidoe P. Ditto Bishop Froome 10 - 1 - - = Eld. George Allen = Clifton upon Tame 15 - 2 - - = Samuel Williams P. = Marlvern Hill 1 remov 21 - 1 1 - = William Pitt .P. = Derla Common 3 - 1 - - = Eld. Joseph Pullen = Willington Heath 2 - - - - = Eld