Mary Ann Mitchell Davis

Mary Ann Mitchell Davis (1822-1892) was born 19 Oct. 1822 in Westminster, Middlesex, England. She was the daughter of Robert Mitchell and Sarah Hunt. She married Elisha Hildebrand Davis on 25 Dec. 1846 in London, Middlesex, England, and they had eight children. She was baptized 4 Feb. 1841. She visited and corresponded with Wilford Woodruff many times in 1845 in England. She died 14 Sep. 1892 and was buried in Lehi, Utah Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

Mary Ann Mitchell (KWNV-155), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 4 Nov. 2022). Mary Ann Mitchell Davis, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/mary-ann-mitchell-davis, accessed 4 Nov. 2022). "Parish Registers for St. James Church, Piccadilly, Westminster, 1685-1963," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 27 Oct. 2022); Mary Ann Mitchell, christening, 4 Dec. 1824, St. James, Piccadilly, Westminster, Middlesex, England, p. 78; citing Westminster, Middlesex, England, Church of England, St. James' Church, image 331/498; DGS 5620188. Bennygaarddavis1 (benndavis@gmail.com), “Biography of Mary Ann Mitchel Davis by Elisha H Davis,” memories of Mary Ann Mitchell (KWNV-155), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 4 Nov. 2022). "Parish Registers for St. Martin-in-the-Fields Church, Westminster, 1550-1925," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 27 Oct. 2022); Robert Mitchell and Sarah Hunt, marriage, 15 Jan. 1822, St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Westminster, London, Middlesex, England, p. 377; citing Westminster, London, Middlesex, England, Church of England, St. Martin-in-the-Fields Church, image 552/700; DGS 5108433. Mary Ann Mitchell Davis, “Mary Ann Mitchell Davis- Jack's Maternal Great Gradmother,” Jack and Cuddles (http://jackandcuddles.blogspot.com/, accessed 8 Nov. 2022). “Mary Ann Mitchell Davis” (1822-1892), memorial no. 95680; Find A Grave (https://findagrave.com, accessed 4 Nov. 2022).

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  • Page 91

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

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    line through the City to 10 Thornhill street Pentonville & spent the night. It was a hot sultry Day, & I got feet sore & was vary weary when I retired to bed the whole Distance that I walked in the City of London this day was about 16 miles [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Mrs Woodruff June 11, 1845 ~ Wednesday 131th In company with Elder Davis & Br Crump I visited the British ...
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    June 11, 1845 June 12, 1845
  • Page 93

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

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    June 16, 1845 ~ Monday 16th [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Mrs Woodruff after a long mornings walk. A man & his wife called to be baptized. He was Br to James Parsons of Nauvoo who has lately come to this country obtained some £300 pounds in money taken a young girl run away with her not intending to return to his wife in Nauvoo for this crime we have cut him off from the Church. I took Dinner with ...
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    June 16, 1845 June 17, 1845
  • Page 94

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

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    and Br Wm Booth & then walked home with Br Booth to the Borough then return back to Br Joiners & retired to rest quite weary the whole distance of the day 20 miles June 18, 1845 ~ Wednesday 18th We had a visit a few moments this morning from Sister Sangiovanna she brought us a regular built Jonnycake made out of American Indian corn meal for our breakfast, gave me a new stock & Mrs
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    June 18, 1845
  • Page 95

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

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    June 19, 1845 ~ Thursday 19th [FIGURES] This was also an interesting day to me in gratifying the sight of the eye we went on to the woolwich perade ground the morning was plesant. The field was green presenting the appearance of one of our Illinois Paries [prairies] A ridgment [regiment] of foot soldiers was on perade one of cavelry one of Artillery several bands of music. The artillery showed much dexterity in the use of the cannon taking to pees their carriages & ...
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    June 19, 1845
  • Page 127

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

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    August 2, 1845 ~ Saturday 2nd [FIGURES] I recieved 2 letters & wrote two one to E. Emms & to J. Allen. I recieved one Neighbor & one times & seasons from Nauvoo & the first No of the New York Messenger Published by P. P. Pratt August 3, 1845 ~ Sunday 3rd Sunday I met with the saints in the Afternoon & communed with them. I preached in the ...
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    August 2, 1845 August 3, 1845 August 4, 1845 August 5, 1845 August 6, 1845 August 7, 1845 August 8, 1845 August 9, 1845 August 10, 1845
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    Part of Letter from Elisha Hildebrand Davis, 27 March 1846

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    Now Brother Woodruff I will say a few words about my own affairs. Things are about as they were when you left. My dear Mary Ann is well & as happy as could be expected in such a hell as she is in, Sister St John is also well & appears cheerfull, the two old gentiles are about as usual. Mary Ann's treatment has been shocking I wrote B a short letter, & since there has ^been^ a change for the better, I told him plainly that I ...
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    Part of Letter from Elisha Hildebrand Davis, 27 March 1846

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    Please shew this to Brothers Stratton & Sheets, for I design it for all of you but I hope to have a letter from each of you if you can possibly get time; I hope you will remember also my poor old Father and Mother & speak comfortably to them. do for my sake whether a word of comfort to th[em] Please remember my love to Brothers Young Kimball, Hyde, & all the Twelve, & to Brother