Niels Jensen Aagard
Niels Jensen Aagard, while serving in a local church leadership position, commented on mission assignment responses that were sent to Wilford Woodruff from 1888 to 1891.
Niels Jensen Aagard (KWZ8-CBG), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 22 Nov. 2022). Niels Jensen Aagard, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/niels-jensen-aagard accessed 22 Nov. 2022).
Excerpt:only appiarrngly not so moush divoted to the couse of God at present, having the foult of so many of the Mormons Boys, (so termed) ligtheadenes, but wel Talanted Leeving this subject I wish to give a stat ment of myself, or mayby more proper ly called a confession; A few years ago at about the time of the braking up of some of the Settlements in Arizone; true the influence of some of my Friends who mouch desired to have me go there, and to which ^t^ I consented, (being a devoty to the ...
Excerpt:Levan, Juab Co. Utah July 16th 1888 Prest Wilford Woodruff Salt Lake City, Utah Dear Brother I have received yours of the 12 inst appointing me to a Mission to Scandinavea to leave Salt Lake City on the 10th of October next, and in answer I say: I am willing, and shall try to be ready as the time appointed Your Brother in the Gospel H. C. Kofod. Niels Aagaard Bp ...Dates:July 16, 1888
Excerpt:Lavan Juab Co. 3 Februar 1890 Wilford Woodruff Dear Brother yor Letter of the 30 Januar I hav receivt. In Anser to this I say, Regard to this Call I feeil Well. Weilleng to accept it, tray to Due my Weri Beest. Be In Salt Lake to the Appointed tiim. I am Born in Denmark|Danmark Aarhuus Conferens your Brother in the Gospel Rasmus Sorenson Niels Aagaard Bp ...Dates:February 3, 1890
Excerpt:Levan April 20th 1891 Wilford Woodruff, Dear Brother: Yours of 15 inst at hand of which I see I have been Called as a Missionary to Scandinavia, if all is well I will be in Salt Lake City Aug. 28, 1891. My health has not been good for the last 7-8 Months and is not yet, but I have Faith that the Lord will give me strenght to fulfill what is required of me. Your Brother in the Gospel, Martin Nielsen.Dates:April 20, 1891
Excerpt:Oct 17, 1880 Sunday I attended Meeting in the Tabernacle John T Caine & Milo Andrews spoke some 50 M[inutes]. G Q Cannon 30 M[inutes] we attended the Prayer Circle in the Evening October 18, 1880 ~ Monday 18 I bought a No 7 Moniter Stove for Wilford to day Paid $40 Paid $20 for some articles for Susan and family October 19, 1880 ~ Tuesday 19 STunesday in company ...Dates:October 17, 1880 October 18, 1880 October 19, 1880 October 20, 1880 October 21, 1880 October 22, 1880 October 23, 1880 October 24, 1880