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  • Page 39

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

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    May 26, 1838 ~ Saturday May 26 I returned to Mr Abers & spent a part of the day in reading, Prayer, & meditation we walked in the afternoon to Greenville & spent the night at Mr Benjamin Abers whare we were kindly recieved & entertained 4 mile May 27, 1838 ~ Sunday 27 Sunday we preached at Mr Abers upon the first principles of the gospel spent the night at Mr Abers May 28, 1838 ~ Monday 28 ...
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    May 26, 1838 May 27, 1838 May 28, 1838 May 29, 1838 May 30, 1838 May 31, 1838
  • Page 74

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    & after preaching one came to be Baptized a female we called upon her Sister we ^as^ we passed along & she said she would obey the gospel also. We then called upon another woman who was believing, but she made objections to being Baptized then because she had a dead child in the house I told her to lett let the dead bury the Dead but rise & follow Christ & she did & we walked two miles & I baptized the three 3 females their husbands ...
    Dates:
    February 12, 1840 February 13, 1840
  • Page 82

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

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    time I have had the honour of officiating at a marriage ceremony. this was at the house of Elder J.W. Latson's in the presence of the quorum of the Twelve. Br & Sister Irskine lost a child this day which was buried May 23, 1841 ~ Sunday 23rd Sunday I met in council with the Twelve in the morning I called upon Br IF Carter who accompanied his Mother in Law to our place of meeting in the National Hall Canal Street at ...
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    May 23, 1841 May 24, 1841 May 25, 1841 May 26, 1841 May 27, 1841
  • Page 59

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    ARRIVE IN NEW YORK—MEET WITH THE SAINTS THERE. and Evening and Morning Star as his companions, which he read daily. We conversed together for three hours in this solitary abode. He informed me of many things which had trans- pired while he was confined there as a prisoner. Among other things, he mentioned that the jail had taken fire a few days previous to my visit. He said it looked a little like a dark hour. The fire was roaring over his head, while uproar and ...
    Dates:
    May 18, 1838 June 12, 1838
  • Page 86

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. commenced speaking to a large congregation, at the same hour that my chill had been in the habit of coming on. I spoke over an hour with great freedom, and my chill left me from that hour, and I had no more attacks for many days. On the Monday following, October 17th, I felt sufficiently restored to health to continue my journey. I took leave of my father and sister, and left for New York, where I arrived ...
    Dates:
    October 17, 1839 November 8, 1839 December 13, 1839 December 19, 1839
  • Page 4

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 21. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 1858. VOL. VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) -[CONTINUED.]- March 8, 1839—I attended a conference at Springfield, Illinois. —13—I took my family and started for Quincy, where I arrived on the 16th. I dined with Emma Smith at Judge Cleveland's. I then went on to the bank of the river near Quincy ...
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    March 8, 1839 March 13, 1839 March 16, 1839 March 17, 1839 April 8, 1839 April 26, 1839 May 2, 1839 May 3, 1839 May 15, 1839 July 22, 1839 July 25, 1839 August 8, 1839 August 21, 1839 August 24, 1839 August 28, 1839 September 2, 1839 September 10, 1839 September 12, 1839 September 19, 1839 September 21, 1839 September 27, 1839 October 4, 1839 October 7, 1839 November 1, 1839 December 13, 1839 December 19, 1839 January 11, 1840 January 13, 1840 January 18, 1840 January 21, 1840 January 29, 1840 March 1, 1840 March 3, 1840 March 6, 1840 March 22, 1840 April 9, 1840 April 22, 1840 July 17, 1840 August 18, 1840 April 20, 1841 May 20, 1841 October 6, 1841
  • Page 23

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    (Continued from page 296) HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. -[FROM HIS OWN PEN.]- May 14—I left Boston, and walked some thirty miles to Holliston; staid at Deacon Haven's, and preached. I walked to Providence, R. I., from thence took steamer to New York, and arrived on the 18th. Met and at- tended meetings with brother O. Pratt until the 27th, when I went up the North river to
    Dates:
    May 14, 1838 May 18, 1838 May 27, 1838 June 11, 1838 July 1, 1838
  • Page 27

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    I landed, I laid down upon the bank of the river on a side of sole leather. The Prophet Joseph came along and looked at me, and said, "You are starting on your mission." I said yes, but I look like a poor instrument for a missionary; I look more fit for a hospital or dissecting room than a mission. He replied, "What do you say that for? Go ahead in the name of the Lord, and you shall be healed and blessed on your mission." I ...
    Dates:
    August 24, 1839 August 28, 1839 September 2, 1839 September 10, 1839 September 12, 1839 September 19, 1839 September 21, 1839 September 27, 1839 October 4, 1839 October 7, 1839 November 1, 1839 December 13, 1839 December 19, 1839
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 13 December 1839

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    Bowery 88. New York City, Dec. 13th. 1839. My Dear Phebe. Notwithstanding I sent you a long letter about twenty days since; I feel disposed to address you at this time; & could I but read a letter from you half as often as I write to you I should feel exceding thankful: but I make allowances for Sickness & miscarriage of letters &c. I have recieved one letter from you & that was great consola- tion to my feelings. This is the fifth letter I have written to ...
    Dates:
    December 13, 1839
  • Page 167

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

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    He spoke well & much to our edifycation I followed him bore testimony to the work addressed the Saints & dismissed the meeting I had a good time all day and the best meeting that I have had in the eastern country on this mission October 9, 1848 ~ Monday 9th I gave Br Appleby a recommend to preach & organi[ze] the Churches in Pa. NJ & Delaware in my absence Brs Carter & ...
    Dates:
    October 9, 1848 October 10, 1848 October 11, 1848 October 12, 1848 October 13, 1848 October 14, 1848 October 15, 1848 October 16, 1848