Noah Porter

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  • Page 92

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

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    family I then returned to Farmington in the rain & spent the night at my fathers Elder Dwight Webster being present with us distance 12 m August 1, 1841 ~ Sunday August 1st Sunday I preached to a large congreg- ation of the citizens of Farmington at my Fathers House August 2, 1841 ~ Monday 2nd This was a busy day with the whole family in making cake & other preperations for the ...
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    August 1, 1841 August 2, 1841 August 3, 1841 August 4, 1841 August 5, 1841 August 6, 1841
  • Page 93

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

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    sold to some Spaniard who sailed for the United States when four days out at sea the Africans arose & killed the captain & crew except two who they preserved to steer the ship they were taken, of Long Island N.Y. & had their trial at Hartford, & Newhaven Ct were set free, taken to Farmington to be educated, I conversed some with Cinque the Leader of the company they make good proficiency in learning ...
  • Page 3

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 20. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 1858. VOL VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) -[CONTINUED.]- MAY 31—I left my wife and friends in Kirt- land, and walked to Fairport with bro. Hale; we were joined by Milton Holmes, and took the steamer Sandusky and arrived in Buffalo June 1st, and Syracuse on the
    Dates:
    May 31, 1837 June 1, 1837 June 4, 1837 June 10, 1837 June 12, 1837 June 16, 1837 June 19, 1837 June 20, 1837 June 21, 1837 June 22, 1837 June 23, 1837 August 1, 1837 August 7, 1837 August 10, 1837 August 18, 1837 August 19, 1837 September 6, 1837 October 2, 1837 October 3, 1837 October 4, 1837 October 5, 1837 October 6, 1837 October 9, 1837 November 2, 1837 November 15, 1837 November 15, 1837 January 15, 1838 February 13, 1838 March 8, 1838 March 22, 1838 April 4, 1838 April 11, 1838 April 28, 1838 May 7, 1838 May 11, 1838
  • Page 18

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    with his rabble, and asked many ques- tions; he said I had no right to my opinion, and no man had a right to preach the gospel unless he had a collegiate education. I told him I would admit that point, when he would tell me at what college Jesus Christ and his Apostles obtained their educa- tion: the priest and rabble then left. —12—I preached in a school house in West Avon to an attentive congre- gation; after meeting I baptized my uncle, Ozem Woodruff, his ...
    Dates:
    July 12, 1837 July 16, 1837 July 19, 1837 July 20, 1837 July 21, 1837 July 22, 1837 July 23, 1837 August 1, 1837 August 7, 1837 August 10, 1837 August 18, 1837 August 19, 1837 August 20, 1837
  • Page 154

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    I should judge from my feelings And intimations of the spirit of God that the endowment had commenced & that the Lord had commenced pouring out some special blessings upon the Saints in Nauvoo but time will determin whether this is the case. My soul has been much refreshed and edefyed of late in reading the Book of Mormon the time has come for its sayi[n]g[s] to be fulfilled October 28, 1845 ~ Tuesday 28th [FIGURES] I recieved three Nauvoo Letters to day one from ...
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    October 28, 1845 October 29, 1845
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography 1897 Deseret Weekly

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    [Deseret Weekly News, March 6, 1897, 366.] THE DESERET WEEKLY. [Column 1] PRESIDENT WOODRUFF'S BIRTHDAY. BIOGRAPHICAL. On Sunday, February 28, 1897, at 2 p. m., and on the following day, Mon- day, March 1, at 10 a.m., were exer- cises in the Tabernacle in honor of the ninetieth anniversary of the birth of Elder Wilford Woodroff, President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- day Saints, and one of the first com- pany of Utah Pioneers that entered the valley of the Great Salt Lake. ...
    Dates:
    March 1, 1807 December 30, 1833 December 31, 1833 January 13, 1835 April 26, 1839 December 7, 1844 January 4, 1845 April 7, 1847 July 24, 1847 April 9, 1850 October 14, 1850 August 29, 1877 October 10, 1880 July 25, 1887 April 7, 1889 April 7, 1889 February 28, 1897 March 1, 1897
  • Page 25

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

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    with fife and drum hollowing & yelling to stirred up by the ^a^ prysbetarian priest at the close of the meeting the priest came to me with his rabble and asked many questions, he said I had no right to my opinion, and said that no man had a right to preach the gospel unless he had a Colledge education. I told him I would admit that point when he would tell me what Colledge Jesus Christ and his Apostles had obtained their education in and received their diplomas to preach the gospel, he ^they^ then ...
    Dates:
    July 12, 1837 July 16, 1837 July 19, 1837 July 20, 1837 July 21, 1837 August 1, 1837 August 7, 1837 August 10, 1837
  • Page 23

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 2

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    college Jesus Christ and his Apostles obtained their education in, : the priest and rabble then left me. 12th, I preached in a school house in West Avon to an attentive congregation; after meeting I baptized my Uncle Ozem Woodruff, his wife and son, John, in fulfillment of a dream which I had when I w at 10 years of age. I visited most of my relatives in Conn., and preached the Gospel unto them ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography Notes 1892 Deseret News

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    OFFICE OF The First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints P. O. Box, B. Salt Lake City, Utah. [blank] 189_ Editor Deseret News. ¶ You have asked me to give my you a page of Hhistory from my jourls ^journals^ for the News. I can barely answer that request, in the time allotted me to me, in a manner ^manner^ to satisfy my own minded. But it being the ownly Church paper devoted entirely to the Church I will ^endeavor to^ give you a few items ...
    Dates:
    March 1, 1807