Nathaniel Henry Felt

Nathaniel Henry Felt (1816-1887) was born 6 Sep. 1816 in Salem, Essex Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of Nathaniel Felt and Hannah Reeves. He married Eliza Ann Preston on 3 Oct. 1839 in Salem; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized 2 Jan. 1825. He served alongside and corresponded with Wilford Woodruff from 1844 in Massachusetts to 1878 in Utah Territory. He died 27 Jan. 1887 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

Nathaniel Henry Felt (KWJX-X3K), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 5 Sep. 2022). Nathaniel Henry Felt, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/nathaniel-henry-felt, accessed 5 Sept 2022). “Missionary Department Missionary Registers, 1860-1959 / Book A, 1860 April 25-1894 April 27,” entry for Nathaniel Henry Felt, p. 7, image 13/160, CR 301 22; Church History Library (https://catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org/, accessed 9 Sep. 2022). "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 1 Sep 2022); Nathaniel Henry Felt and Eliza Ann Preston, marriage, 3 Oct. 1839, Salem, Essex Co., Massachusetts, p. 263; citing Salem, Massachusetts, City Clerk, “Births, marriages, and deaths, 1650-1865,” image 134/263; DGS 7009571. "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Sep. 2022); Nathaniel H Felt, 27 Jan. 1887, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 212; citing Salt Lake City, Salt Lake City Cemetery, Sexton, image 521/556; DGS 7420258.

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  • Page 346

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

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    October 6, 1844 ~ Sunday 5 6th Sunday I Preached to the saints in the forenoon & Br Sparks in the Afternoon I visited sister Adams in the evening who lade at the point of death we administered to her by the laying on of hands I returned to Br A. Deweys and spent the night [FIGURE] I wrote a letter in the evening [FIGURE] October 7, 1844 ~ Monday 7th I took cars & wrote rode to
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    October 6, 1844 October 7, 1844 October 8, 1844 October 9, 1844
  • Page 279

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

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    Resolved that James H. Glines & Wm Henderson be ordained Elders. They were ordained under the hands of H. C. Kimball & B. Young Conference adjourned till sunday morning 10 oclok June 30, 1844 ~ Sunday 30th Met persuant to adjournment was addressed in the fore noon by Professor Orson Pratt, who took away all the objections of the world against new revelation. The meeting was addressed in the afternoon by Elder L. Wight, who showed the principle of ...
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    June 30, 1844 July 1, 1844
  • Page 153

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

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    President Young then baptized the following persons Joseph Young D. H. Wells A. Carrington L. W. Hardy J. C. Little & Gilbert Clements & was mouth in confirming them all except D. H. Wells. H.C. Kimball spoke upon his head, this made 10 persons which President Young Baptized & confirmed. * Heber C Kimball then baptized President Brigham Young & confirmed him & said (J. M. Grant also laid on ...
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    October 3, 1856 October 4, 1856
  • Page 156

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

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    After singing & prayer The meeting was addressed by Daniel D Mcarthur James McGaw, Elder France, & David Grant, & W C Dunbarson then S. W Crandle & D. D. Mcarthur spoke followed by a song from Dunbar followed by N. H. Felt with a spirited address, followed with the cricket song by J. D. T. Mc'allister. Benediction by D Spencer Met at 2 P.M. President Kimball called ...
  • 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 237

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

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    February 20, 1870 ~ Sunday Feb 20, 1870. Sunday I did not attend meeting in the Forenoon Milo Andrus spoke in the forenoon Afternoon G. A. Smith spoke 25 Minutes and President Young 58 Minutes He spoke upon the gospel & made Evry thing Plain if the religion of the Sectarian world did not ketch or save us our religion would if sprinkling children was not Baptism & not acceptable to God Baptism By immeresion was & what harm was there in keeping the ...
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    February 20, 1870 February 21, 1870 February 22, 1870 February 23, 1870
  • Page 247

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

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    May 7, 1870 ~ Saturday May 7, 1870 Conference Met at 10 oclok J. F. Smith Prayed G. Q. Cannon Read a sermon of O. Pratt in reply to Rev Mr Newman who preached Before the Congress of the U. S. against Poligamy and the Mormons it took Brother Cannon one hour & 10 Minutes to read it. President Young spoke 11 M[inutes] Afternoon W Woodruff Prayed G. A. Smith spoke 12 M. The Authorities of the ...
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    May 7, 1870 May 8, 1870 May 9, 1870 May 13, 1870 May 14, 1870 May 15, 1870 May 16, 1870 May 18, 1870 May 19, 1870 May 20, 1870 May 21, 1870 May 22, 1870
  • Page 313

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

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    Oct 10, 1871 2 oclok Mr Fitch made a speech for the Defence to quash the Inditement He made a strong plea at the close of the Court we got the Telegram that nearly all of Chicago was in Ashes 100000 people homeless laosst all they possesed $150,000000 dollars worth of property destroyed the largest fire Ever known in America since the first setling of New England. I went to the office of President Young & spent an hour, we also got News of the ...
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    October 11, 1871 October 12, 1871 October 13, 1871 October 14, 1871 October 15, 1871 October 16, 1871 October 20, 1871 October 21, 1871 October 22, 1871
  • Page 130

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

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    April 12, 1868 ~ Sunday April 12, Sunday 1868 I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle Eleazer Miller Prayed and Peter Nebeker spoke 10 Minutes Lucius J Pack 20 & Albert Brown 32 minutes In the afternoon G Q Cannon pr[a]y[ed] Erastus Snow spoke one hour & 10 minutes G A Smith spoke 25 Minutes I attended the Prayer circle with the ...
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    April 12, 1868 April 13, 1868 April 14, 1868 April 18, 1868 April 19, 1868 April 20, 1868 April 21, 1868 April 22, 1868 April 23, 1868 April 24, 1868 April 25, 1868
  • Page 177

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

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    March 28, 1869 ~ Sunday March 28, 1869 sunday I met with My Quorum in the morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle N H Felt spoke 40 minutes in the forenoon & G Q Cannon one hour in the Afternoon [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Robert W Scott Frankfort KY, & one to Sarah D. Woodruff I Preached in the Evening at the 14 ward school House I met with
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    March 28, 1869 March 29, 1869 March 30, 1869 March 31, 1869 April 1, 1869 April 2, 1869 April 3, 1869 April 4, 1869 April 5, 1869 April 6, 1869