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  • Page 255

    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 258

    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
    Dates:
    June 2, 1844
  • Page 259

    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 ...
    Dates:
    May 1, 1834
  • Page 263

    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 358

    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 ...
    Dates:
    September 24, 1841 September 25, 1841
  • 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 up since the ...
    Dates:
    October 14, 1849 October 15, 1849 October 16, 1849 October 17, 1849 October 18, 1849 October 19, 1849 October 20, 1849
  • Page 155

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

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    find it. The people in the City of Nauvoo were much excited from A report that Elder Hyde would preach in the Temple that day they had made many threats upon the subject & some came in waggons from the country to hear & see but the excitement was all among themselves for Elder Hyde had given out no such appointment. I returned to A. Babits & found A man who had come from Mishigan to ...
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    July 10, 1848 July 11, 1848 July 12, 1848 July 13, 1848 July 14, 1848 July 15, 1848 July 16, 1848
  • Page 39

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

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    ^closed^ my business in the office and left it well supplyed with materials in the hands of Elder Taylor. I built me a ^finished^ ^built a two story^ brick house upon my lot which had been some two years in building I received a mission in the spring 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 Joseph Smith in his own house in company with
    Dates:
    May 9, 1844 June 17, 1844 June 27, 1844 August 6, 1844