Morris Phelps

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  • Page 88

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

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    April 18, 1839 ~ Thursday April 18th 1839. I left Quincy in company with three of the Twelve viz Brigham Young Orson Pratt & John Taylor also George A Smith & father Cutler for the purpose of visiting far West. We travled to the ferry oposite of Marion City & crossed the river & spent the night at the bluff distance of the day 24 miles April 19, 1839 ~ ...
    Dates:
    April 18, 1839 April 19, 1839 April 20, 1839 April 21, 1839 April 22, 1839 April 23, 1839 April 24, 1839 April 25, 1839 April 26, 1839
  • Page 91

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

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    April 27, 1839 ~ Saturday April 27th We had entered into a covenant to see the poor saints all mooved out of Missouri into Illinois that they might be delivered from under the hand of such vile persecution & we have spared no pains to accomplish this object untill the Lord hath given us the desires of our hearts in this thing & we have now the last company of the poor with us that can be removed. Br Parley P Pratt one of the Twelve &
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    April 27, 1839 May 3, 1839 May 4, 1839
  • Page 104

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

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    July 8, 1839 ~ Monday July 8th I spent in writing. July 9, 1839 ~ Tuesday 9th. I regulated my trunks & set my house in order for my Journey. [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder John Herret & sent him the Prospectus July 10, 1839 ~ Wednesday 10th I crossed the River saw some lamanites. I spent the day in Montrose Commerce with Joseph & some of the Twelve in aranging a selection ...
    Dates:
    July 8, 1839 July 9, 1839 July 10, 1839 July 11, 1839 July 12, 1839
  • Page 70

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. issued a proclamation, in which all the Latter-day Saints were required to leave that State or be exterminated. Far West had been captured by the militia, who were really only an organized mob; the citizens had been compelled to give up their arms; all the leading men who could be got hold of had been taken prisoners; the rest of the Saint—men women and children—had to flee as best they could out of the State to save their lives, leaving all their ...
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    April 18, 1839 April 25, 1839 April 26, 1839
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 18 July 1840

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    her to her grave or to shed a tear for her but her Ma. and little Willford I have engaged brother Stephen Luce to make a little fence around her grave. I am now at brother Pettys writing verry near the graveyard. The brethren and sisters are verry kind. Brother Morris Phelps officiated at the grave and is to preach her funeral sermon next sabbath the 26th of july. While on the way to the grave I met with brother
  • Page 156

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 8, 1868 I never Before Enjoyed in my life Brigham Young jr was set apart as one of the Twelve Apostles He had been ordaineg as Apostle Before By his Father I Anointed Samuel Hardy & wife to their 2d Anointing On the 7. I Anointed 2 wives of Morris Phelps On the 8. I Anointed [blank] Love & wife I assisted Orson Hyde in Anointing one of his wives October ...
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    October 9, 1868 October 10, 1868 October 11, 1868 October 12, 1868 October 16, 1868 October 17, 1868 October 18, 1868 October 19, 1868 October 23, 1868 October 24, 1868 October 25, 1868 October 26, 1868
  • Page 3

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

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    of one man said the Lord God had spoken and it was for us to obey, It was the Lords business to take care of his saints and we would fulfull the commandment or die a trying. According to our revalation on the 18 April 1839 I took into my waggon Brigham Young & Orson Pratt and Father Cutler took into his waggon George A Smith & John Taylor & George A Smith On the way we overtook John ...
    Dates:
    April 18, 1839 April 25, 1839 April 26, 1839
  • Page 28

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] requirement of the revelation, on the 18th of April, 1839, I took into my wagon Brigham Young and Orson Pratt: and Father Cutler took into his wagon John Taylor and George A. Smith, and we started for Far West. On the way we met John E. Page, who was going with his family to Quincy, Illinois. His wagon had turned over, ...
    Dates:
    April 18, 1839 April 25, 1839 April 26, 1839 May 2, 1839 May 3, 1839
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 1 April 1840

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    family after haveing filled [hit] [misn] thy love and fear which may God grant for Chris[ts] sake. It seames to be my turn now to write to you mostly [illegible] as this is the third letter I have written you since I received any from you. I feal verry anxious to hear from you to know how you prosper in that country–hope you will tell me all about it when you write. In my last letter to you I gave you an acc- ount of my ...