Milton Holmes

Milton Holmes (1811-1881) was born 16 Jan. 1811 in Rowley, Essex Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of Nathaniel Holmes and Sarah Harriman. He married Alphia S. Woodman on 25 Jan. 1846. He was baptized in 1834. He and Wilford Woodruff were part of Camp of Israel in 1834. He died 30 Apr. 1881.

Footnotes

Milton Holmes (KJCK-ZPS), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Milton Holmes, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/milton-holmes, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). Milton Holmes, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/milton-holmes, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 358

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

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    November 16, 1844 ~ Saturday 16th Sister Foss family appears some better to day Sarah Elizabeth appears some on the mend she may yet live. Mrs Woodruff spent the day with them November 17, 1844 ~ Sunday 17th Sunday Sister Foss family are about the same to day A number of friends called to see them Luther & Rhoda Scammans & Ezra Carter Jr was among the number I spent part ...
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    November 16, 1844 November 17, 1844 November 18, 1844 November 19, 1844 November 20, 1844
  • Page 362

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

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    trunk & bed from 21 Chatham st Br Simpsons to 24 second street, it was a rainy, freezing, sleeting day I recieved a deed to take to Elder Ward of Liverpool I sent an appointment to Pheladelphia church to attend a meeting on Tuesday November 29, 1844 ~ Friday 29th [FIGURES] I done up a package of papers Almanac's pamphlets &c & sent to the following persons Aphek & Ozem Woodruff Azmon Woodruff, Henry Woodford,
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    November 29, 1844 November 30, 1844 December 1, 1844 December 2, 1844 December 3, 1844
  • Page 364

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

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    Wm Skiddy with 10 1st cabin Passengers, 16 2d cabin & about 100 steerage. their was 20 seaman, 3 mates, 2 carpenters, 2 cooks 2 stewards making about 156 in all. 8 of Us had one half of the second cabin by ourselves, which we considerd a great privilege our company consisted of myself & wife. Elder Hiram Clark & wife Elder Dan Jones & wife & Elders Milton Holmes & Leonard Hardy. This was the second time, I ...
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    December 9, 1844 December 10, 1844 December 11, 1844 December 12, 1844
  • Page 365

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

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    the stern windows, filled the first cabin with so much water that the trunks & baggage was all afloat destroyed much of the baggage of the passe- ngers, some water came into our cabin but no damage done, the first & second cabin was on deck towards evening the sea was piled up like mountains when we were in the troth of the sea waves would arise at our stern as high as the top of the mizzen mast & seemed almost impossible for the ship to arise soon enough to save the sea from breaking over her, but she ...
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    December 13, 1844 December 14, 1844 December 15, 1844 December 16, 1844
  • Page 63

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    September 16, 1838 ~ Sunday Sept 16 Sunday I rode in company with Brother Fabyan Carter to Buxton & spent the day with Elder Towns -end we returned to Scarborough I spent the night at Sister Sarah Foss's distance of the day 20 miles September 17, 1838 ~ Monday 17 I spent the day at Father Carters reading the life of Lorenzo Dow September 18, 1838 ~ Tuesday 18 [FIGURE] I receieved a ...
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    September 16, 1838 September 17, 1838 September 18, 1838 September 19, 1838 September 21, 1838 September 22, 1838 September 23, 1838 September 24, 1838
  • Page 66

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    October 1, 1838 ~ Monday Oct 1st It is unusally warm for the season. I conveyed Sister Rhoda Scamans home in a waggon we are still waiting in great anxiety for the camp to arive. O how slow they moove 10 miles October 2, 1838 ~ Tuesday 2nd Elder Townsend has this morning started for the east to look up the camp of the saints to see whare they are & what they are about that they do not get along [FIGURE] I wrote a letter ...
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    October 1, 1838 October 2, 1838 October 3, 1838 October 4, 1838
  • Page 67

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    & family, Ebenezer Carver & family & a young man by the name of Alonzo Thurstin. From Camden Daniel Whitley & family, from Scarborough Elder James Townsend & family, & Elder Willford Woodruff & family this camp consisted of 8 families the whole numbering 53 persons we had 10 waggons & 19 horses & after being set in order we rode to Saco 4 miles to Kenebunk 9 miles & camped for the night by a ...
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    October 5, 1838 October 6, 1838 October 7, 1838 October 8, 1838
  • Page 69

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    October 23, 1838 ~ Tuesday Oct 23 we sent a paper home to Maine. Rode 15 miles & camped {distance} 15 miles October 24, 1838 ~ Wednesday 24 Rode to mome & spent the night. Orvel myself wife & child was sick {distance} 15 October 25, 1838 ~ Thursday 25 Rode to Syracuse to Camalias & spent the night. Brother Brown broke an axletree yesterday he broke an other we seem to be impeded in our ...
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    October 23, 1838 October 24, 1838 October 25, 1838 October 26, 1838 October 27, 1838 October 28, 1838 October 29, 1838 October 30, 1838 October 31, 1838 November 1, 1838 November 2, 1838 November 3, 1838
  • Page 71

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    November 10, 1838 ~ Saturday Nov 10th we crossed Elk creek by fording the stream Br Luce got his horses mired in mud but we drew him out & went on & passed through springfield & put up for the night at the Inn of a good man from Vermont 10 November 11, 1838 ~ Sunday 11 {Sunday}, we travled to Conneaute from thence to Ashtabula Ohio & spent the night at Mr
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    November 10, 1838 November 11, 1838 November 12, 1838 November 13, 1838 November 14, 1838 November 15, 1838 November 16, 1838 November 17, 1838 November 18, 1838
  • Page 41

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    VISIT MY WIFE'S FOLKS—GO FISHING IN THE SEA. hold another meeting; but I felt anxious to continue my journey, and on the 20th of July I parted with my father, step-mother and sister, and took stage for Hartford with my wife. On my arrival at Hartford, not having money to pay the fare of both of us, I paid my wife's fare to Rowley, Mass., where there was a branch of the Church, presided ...
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    July 20, 1837 August 1, 1837 August 8, 1837 August 18, 1837 August 20, 1837