Manchester, Lancashire, England

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  • Page 94

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. Brother Benbow furnished us with £300 to print the first Book of Mormon that was published in England: and on the 20th of May, 1840, Brigham Young, Willard Richards and I held a council on the top of Malvern Hill, and there decided that Brigham Young go direct to Manchester and publish 3,000 copies of the Hymn Book and 3,000 copies of the Book of Mormon, this being ...
    Dates:
    May 18, 1840 May 20, 1840
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    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 25 October 1840

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    [stamp in red ink] 6 Ev 6 JA 7 1841 Mr Willford Woodruff 40 Ironmonger Road (149 Oldham Road St Lukes (Manchester London (Eng.) [stamp in red ink] N PAID 7 JA 7 1841 [stamped twice] [stamp in black ink] PRESTO[N] JA 6 1841 Mr Willford Woodruff 40 Ironmonger Road St Lukes London Phebe W. Woodruff Montrose Nov 2d 1840 Answered London Jan 13th 1841 ...
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    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 6 October 1840

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    Homes has lost his wife, and babe about 3 months old, O The church have bought a steamboat and have got it running on the river— they gave 4000 dolls. for it. Brother Vanosdel has been appointed chief magistrate this season Brother Rigdons health is verry poor. I am weighting for you to come home before Sarah Emmas funeral sermon is preached or Willford O. is blest. Please Tell Brother G ...
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    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 24 April 1840

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    will be several hundred Baptzed soon in this part of the vineyard there is now nearly 200 sants here & the work if but just begun to human appearance Elders Young, & Richards, & myself will continued in this part of the vineyard untill we have secured the grain which is ripe for the harvest the work is rooling [rolling] on in every part of England where the word is faithfully proclamd we have sent the Minutes of our Conferene to the Editors of the Times & Seasons ...
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    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 10 August 1840

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    Frooms Hill Herefordshire England Aug. 10th 1840 My Dear Phebe Having written 6 letters this morni[n]g to send by Elder Turly I feel disposed to say a few words more to you. I shall inclose a bundle of letters in this sheet to send to you. will you please send them to the individuals as they are directed. The one directed to Nathaniel Thomas plase direct it on the Back to the place where he lives, I do not know whether he has moved or ...
    Dates:
    August 10, 1840
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    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 13 July 1840

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    Man[chester] [page torn] England July 14th 1840 My Dear Phebe ^Date May 9th to 25^ yesterday I recevd your long interesting letter which I was truly happy to receevd, was sorrow to hear of the sickness of the little babe, feel thankful that his life was spard, & pray god to preserve you & the children from the power of the destroyer untill my return. I feel much for you Phebe & nothing but the great work of the ...
    Dates:
    July 14, 1840
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 13 July 1840

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    Mrs. Phebe W. Woodruff Montrose, Lee County, Ioway, Territory, United States. Willford Woodruff July 14th 1840 Manchester England
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    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 ...
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    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 8 July 1840

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    Manchester England July 8th 1840 My Dear Phebe Having the privilege of sending letters by a friend who is going direct to New York I will improve the opportunity of again sending a few lines to you which will ^be^ Mailed at New York City. My last letter which I wrote you was Dated June 8d in which I informed you that I recievd your letter under Date of March which was of much interest to me which is the ...
    Dates:
    July 8, 1840
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    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 8 July 1840

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    four months in a new field which I have opend in Herefordshire, Westershire, & Glostershire & the church now in that place numbers over 600, & the work never in a more prosperous state in that place than at the present time: I had no doubt but what the churches in that place will soon No. 1000 souls. We have set all the churches in that region in Order, ◊ ^with^ Officers members presiding over them, & they are now Baptizing daily in that ...