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.
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Excerpt:Feb 23 1873 & an assembly of some 2000 people with several Bands of Music assembled not half of the congregation could get into the House W. Woodruff made the opening remarks spoke of his first acquaintance with Br Pitt, his Herryfordshire mission, the healing of his sister Mary &c was followed By Br Taylor D. H. Wells & Bishop Davis He was followed to the graves By several Bands of Music & 40 carriages of friends Brother WDates:February 24, 1873
Excerpt:132 TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. 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 Thomas Kingston. He was super- intendent of ...Dates:March 21, 1840 May 18, 1840 May 29, 1840 August 17, 1840
Part of Discourse 1873-02-23Excerpt:REMARKS. By Elder WILFORD WOOD- RUFF, at the Funeral Service of Elder William Pitt, in the Four- teenth Ward Assembly Rooms, Salt Lake City, Sunday morning, Feb. 23, 1873. ------------------- REPORTED BY D. W. EVANS. ----------------- My friends here kindly granted me the privilege of making some open- ing remarks on this occasion. I had an appointment in Ogden to-day, but when I heard of the death of Brother Pitt I felt as though I wanted to attend his funeral. ...