Mary Pitt

Mary Pitt (1806-aft. 1842) was christened 4 Feb. 1806 in Dymock, Gloucestershire, England. She was the daughter of Robert Pitt and Hannah Hill. She was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 31 Mar. 1840 in Dymock. She was given a blessing by Wilford Woodruff and others on 18 May 1840. She died after 1842 in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois.

Footnotes

Mary Pitt (MJCQ-CDS), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 18 May 2022). Mary Pitt, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/mary-pitt, accessed 18 May 2022). "Bishop's transcripts for Dymock, 1599-1812," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 18 May 2022); Mary Pitt, christening, 4 Feb. 1806, Dymock, Gloucestershire, England; citing Parish Church of Dymock (Gloucestershire), Church of England, image 405/427; DGS 8081787. "Parish registers for Dymock, 1538-1901," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 18 May 2022); Robert Pitt and Hannah Hill, marriage, 19 May 1797, Dymock, Gloucestershire, England; citing Parish Church of Dymock (Gloucestershire), Church of England, image 438/453; DGS 7903850. “Nauvoo Stake Ward Census, 1842,” entry for Mary Pitt, image 19/45, LR 3102 27; Church History Library (https://catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org/, accessed 18 May 2022).

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  • Page 12

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

    Excerpt:
    Thomas Clark Edward Philips prist Edward Ginkins Herefordshire Melina Prichard Froomes Hill Baptized & confirmed March 30th John Preece Mary Ann Preece Hannah Pullen ^100^ Mary Pitt Hannah Pitt James Palmer Henry Palmer James Palmer jr James Bishop
    Dates:
    March 30, 1840 March 31, 1840
  • Page 122

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

    Excerpt:
    May 17, 1840 ~ Sunday 17th Sunday this is the anniversary {Met} at Gadfield Elm at which place I met with the saints in company with Elders Young & Brigh Richards. I preached in the morning & Elder Young in the afternoon & while he was preaching opposers made much disturdance & was determined to break up the meeting Elder Young rose up in the power of the Priesthood & in the name of the Great God & according to the laws of ...
    Dates:
    May 17, 1840 May 18, 1840
  • Page 126

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

    Excerpt:
    June 1, 1840 ~ Monday JUNE 1st [FIGURE]I wrote a letter to Elder Milton Holmes I Baptized 9 & Elder Richards confirmed them we then walked to Ledbury & preached & spent the night. The Churches in Herefordshire Now No 402. 8 m June 2, 1840 ~ Tuesday 2nd [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder Tayler. we received the first No of the Milll Star. Elder Young ordained John ...
    Dates:
    June 1, 1840 June 2, 1840 June 3, 1840 June 4, 1840 June 5, 1840
  • Page 116

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    $20 dollars in silver & am to pay him the other $24 dollars in a year the ground is ploughed. I met in the evening with the company owning the land they appointed me to sell some of the land to raise the money to pay Brother Daniel S. Miles part on the land November 17, 1841 ~ Wednesday 17th I sold 5 acres of Daniel S. Miles land in section 32 for $10 dollars per acre to Sister Mary Pitt for which ...
    Dates:
    November 17, 1841 November 18, 1841 November 19, 1841 November 20, 1841 November 21, 1841
  • Page 94

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

    Excerpt:
    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 ...
    Dates:
    May 18, 1840 May 20, 1840
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 3 June 1840

    Excerpt:
    I trust you will get them. The Lord is about to do a great work in this Land it is beginning to progress like fire in a day Stubble We have wrote to the president of the Seventies to send us 20 of the quorum & also wrote for some High priest. Notwithstanding we have Baptized about 500 whare I am now labouring, yet it does not we are daily Baptizing as many now as at any time. We having a spare day a short time since met at Elder Kingtons & had ...
  • Page 8

    Part of Mission - 1840 Record of British Converts

    Excerpt:
    Thomas Clark Edward Philips prist Edward Ginkins Herefordshire Melina Prichard Froomes Hill Baptized & confirmed March 30th John Preece Mary Ann Preece Hannah Pullen ^100^ Mary Pitt Hannah Pitt James Palmer Henry Palmer James Palmer jr James Bishop
    Dates:
    March 30, 1840 March 31, 1840
  • Page 40

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

    Excerpt:
    some two hundred preachers of the various denominations This field of labor embraced Herefordshire Glostershire & Worstershire and formed these Conferences Garway ^Garway^, Gadfield Elm & Frooms Hill, I was visited by president ^young^ & Dr Richards, Brother Benbow furnished us with £300, to print the first Book of Mormon that we published in England and on the 20 day of May ...
    Dates:
    May 18, 1840 May 20, 1840
  • Page 41

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

    Excerpt:
    Dymock Elders B. Young, W Richards & W Woodruff laid hands upon her head & confirmed her, Br Young being mouth and rebuked her lameness & commanded her to rise & walk in the Name of the Lord and she was made whole and never used a staff or cruch to the day of her death she walked through the town of Dymock next day which created a stir among the people but the wicked did not feel to give God the ...
  • Page 38

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

    Excerpt:
    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] But the archbishop and council, know- ing well that the laws of England gave free toleration to all religions under the British flag, sent word to the petitioners that if they had the worth of souls at heart as much as they had the ground where hares, foxes and hounds ran, they would not lose so many of their flock. I continued to preach and baptize daily. On the 21st day of March I baptized Elder
    Dates:
    March 21, 1840 May 18, 1840 May 20, 1840 August 17, 1840