Manchester, Lancashire, England

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  • Page 184

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    April 28 1869 Brother Black was 86 years old & quite smart. We stayed a good deal with them in Manchester England. I spent the night with Brother Smith of Hertfordshire England April 29, 1869 ~ Thursday 29. We drove Back down the Mountain to Tokerville the people in thes Mountain regions are to a great Expens to make ditches to carry the water to irrigate there lands they have to dig for miles in the midst of large rocks on the side ...
    Dates:
    April 29, 1869 April 30, 1869
  • Page 28

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    landed January 11, 1840, in good health and spirits. When I left my father, he gave me some money to assist in paying my passage; also gave me five dollars, which he requested me to keep until I arrived in Liver- pool, saying, I would there need it. This I found to be true after landing; that money was all we had to pay our expenses to Preston, and we had two- pence left. We arrived in Preston on the 13th ...
    Dates:
    January 11, 1840 January 13, 1840 January 18, 1840
  • Page 30

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    seven days, preaching, baptizing, con- firming and counselling. Numbers were added daily to the Church. He then returned to Manchester. I spent about seven months in Herefordshire, Gloucestershire and Worcestershire. We baptized over eighteen hundred, including all of the "United Brethren" save one. We baptized over two hundred preachers of various denominations in that part of the vineyard. A synod of church ministers became so alarmed for their flocks in that part of the vineyard, ...
    Dates:
    August 18, 1840 April 20, 1841 May 20, 1841
  • Page 130

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

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    August 19, 1845 ~ Tuesday Aug 19th [FIGURES] I recieved 2 letters & wrote 2 one to E. H. Davis I retired to rest at night or sought for it but found it not for I was much troubled in spirit, about sever[al] things I do not recieve that union & kind treatment from my councellors that I ought to recieve at there. they do not consider my place & standing & sustain me in it in the way they ought, & are not united with me with that union that belongs to the Law ...
    Dates:
    August 19, 1845 August 20, 1845 August 21, 1845 August 22, 1845 August 23, 1845
  • Page 133

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

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    After visiting this room & parting with the Saints we took rail road & went to the mountain took coach road over the mountain then railroad to Manchester spent the night with Br Shelden distanc[e] of the day 45. August 27, 1845 ~ Wednesday 27th I spent the day in Manchester Dined with Mr Holebrook & took tea with ◊Br Shelden, then Parted with BMr Holebrook Br Holmes & the Saints took cars rode to ...
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    August 27, 1845 August 28, 1845 August 29, 1845 August 30, 1845
  • Page 137

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

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    September 7, 1845 ~ Sunday Sept 7th Sunday I met with the Saints in the afternoon at the Music Hall about 60 of the emegrants were present and many others of the visiting Saints. Sacrament was administered & the testimony of many of the visiting brethren was heard. In the evening Elder James D Ross spoke about 40 minutes & I followed him & had a good time. Mrs Woodruff has been quite Ill for a day or two was quite poorly today September ...
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    September 7, 1845 September 8, 1845 September 9, 1845 September 10, 1845 September 11, 1845 September 12, 1845 September 13, 1845
  • Page 138

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

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    September 14, 1845 ~ Sunday Manchester quarterly Conference Met on Sunday the 14th Sept at there usual place of meeting. T[h]ere were present 1 of the quorum of the Twelve 2 High Priest 1 of the Seventies 25 Elders 29 Priest 18 Teachers 5 Deacons Elder Milton Holmes was chosen President Elder Wm Walker Clerk Conference opened by singing & prayer After which we herd the following branches represented Members Elders Priest Teacher Deacon Baptized Manchester 511 10 ...
    Dates:
    September 14, 1845
  • Page 139

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

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    Resolved that Thomas Bradshaw & Henry Druce now holding the office of A Priest be ordained to the office of Elders. Moved & carried unanimously that William Walker be appointed for the time being as President over the Manchester branch Resolved that James D. Ross be appointed for the time being as President over the Manchester Conference Most of the branches were represented in good Standing & in Unity Sacrament was administered ...
    Dates:
    September 15, 1845
  • Page 166

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

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    number of strangers were out who listened with good attention. Br & Sister Enion Dined with us. I walked during the day going & coming to & from meeting. 12 miles § November 24, 1845 ~ Monday 24th [FIGURES] I recieved 4 letters & wrote 17 letters Notifying the Presiding Elders of the General conference to be heald at Manchester on the 14th day of Dec 1845 Br Fur James
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    November 24, 1845 November 25, 1845 November 26, 1845 November 27, 1845 November 28, 1845 November 29, 1845
  • Page 168

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

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    December 5, 1845 ~ Friday Dec 5th [FIGURES] I wrote [recieved] 4 letters wrote 3 December 6, 1845 ~ Saturday 6th [FIGURES] I wrote 2 letters recieved 2 December 7, 1845 ~ Sunday 7th Sunday I Attended meeting in the Afternoon & spoke to the people & had a good time I preached in the evening to a good congregation in the Music Hall A plot was laid to assault me at the close of the meeting but the plan ...
    Dates:
    December 5, 1845 December 6, 1845 December 7, 1845 December 8, 1845 December 9, 1845 December 10, 1845 December 11, 1845 December 12, 1845 December 13, 1845