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  • Page 266

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    May 28, 1844 ~ Tuesday 28th We rode to Kalamazoo the finest town we saw since we left Nauvoo, the improvements are after the eastern fashion, from thence to Comstock a small village we turned to the right to cross a logway about a mile long through a ceder swamp our nigh horse stept between two polls & sunk in the mire & fell we laboured hard to get him out for near 15 minutes we had fears he would break ...
    Dates:
    May 28, 1844 May 29, 1844
  • Page 269

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    It was moved and carried that we sustain Elders Charles. C. Rich & Harvy Green in their appointment to preside over the State of Michigan assigned them by the quorum of the Twelve. The day was occupied in giving much importan instruction to the Elders. The assembly was first addressed by the President, who was followed by Elders G. A. Smith, Samuel Bent, C. C. Rich. Z. Coultrin. Harvey Green. David Fulmer Ezekiel ...
    Dates:
    June 2, 1844
  • Page 270

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    followed by Elder. Z. Coltrin, And in the Afternoon by Elder G. A. Smith, followed by Elders D. Fulmer S. Bent. & C. C. Rich, all of which ably set forth the first principles of the gosepl of Christ, & delivered their testimony (attended with the spirit & power of God) unto the audiance who sat in silence manifesting great interest and attention. At the close of the meeting that warmth of friendship, & ^feeling of^ kindness of that ...
    Dates:
    June 3, 1844
  • Page 21

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    May 1834 It excited the curiosity of people more to See Such a Company of people traveling through the country in perfect order people came forth out of there houses to behold the Scene and thou sands of questions were asked concer ning our movements. We had seve ral rivers to ferry and when we arived at Salt River we pitched our tents to remain stationary for several days and on the day following our arival at Salt River we were joined by Brother Lyman Wight and the company of Brethren which ...
    Dates:
    May 1, 1834
  • Page 274

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    June 11, 1844 ~ Tuesday June 11th We rode to Franklin whare we had an interview with Elders C. C. Rich D. Fulmer and a num ber of Elders, here we found a branch of the church raised up by Elder Sarine our conference was to be here. But we found Elder Sarine in a deplo- able state he had been kicked in the face by a horse had his Jaw broken to pieces had been done seven weeks had mortifyed ...
    Dates:
    June 11, 1844 June 12, 1844 June 13, 1844
  • Page 369

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    A synopsis of the travels and labours of W. Woodruff. In A.D. 1844 Travelled in the UNITED STATES And CANADA and visited the following towns and Cities Towns and Cities States Towns & Cities States Nauvoo Illinois Colebrook Conn Laharp [Illinois] Farmington [Conn] Monmouth [Illinois] Hartford [Conn] Princeton [Illinois] New Haven [Conn] Ottaway [Illinois]
  • Page 106

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

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    various parts of the town it being the first time I ever was in the State of Mishigan it cleared off this morning & we had the sun again September 24, 1841 ~ Friday 24th We passed through Lake St Clair & St Clair River & Lake Huron to Mackinaw Straits we tarried here an hour saw many Indians who ketch many salmon trout in these straits which is the best blace for trout ...
    Dates:
    September 24, 1841 September 25, 1841
  • Page 38

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    June 25, 1854 ~ Sunday 25 Sunday I spent the day at home writing the sermons of the presidency June 26, 1854 ~ Monday 26 I spent the day ploughing & hoeing potatoes in the big field June 27, 1854 ~ Tuesday Adjourned Confernece met this morning upon the June 27th 1854 Anniversary of the death of the prophets [FIGURE] Joseph & Hiram Smith [w]Ho was martered in Carthage Jail. Conference opened at 10 oclok by singing & prayer By
    Dates:
    June 25, 1854 June 26, 1854 June 27, 1854 June 28, 1854 June 29, 1854 June 30, 1854 July 1, 1854 July 2, 1854 July 3, 1854 July 4, 1854 July 5, 1854 July 8, 1854
  • Page 32

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    with the Twelve, and remained in the printing-office until the 20th of Janu- ary 1844, when I closed the business, and left it well supplied with materials in the hands of Elder John Taylor. I built a two story brick house upon my lot. In the spring of 1844, I was ap- pointed a mission to go through the Eastern States with the Quorum of the Twelve, and on the 9th of May 1844, I took the last parting hand with President ...
    Dates:
    January 20, 1844 May 9, 1844 June 17, 1844 June 27, 1844 August 6, 1844
  • Page 236

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    October 14, 1849 ~ Sunday 14th Sunday I had A meeting with my friends & family in the morning I confirmed sister Shuah Moulton, we had a good time. At noon two Strangites called upon me Mr Shemmings And A man from Michigan He wanted to debate the claims of Mr James J Strang to lead the Church I told him I considered my time flung away to spend 5 minutes talking with him upon the subject, there had more than A dozen men risen ...
    Dates:
    October 14, 1849 October 15, 1849 October 16, 1849 October 17, 1849 October 18, 1849 October 19, 1849 October 20, 1849