Richard Rushton

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  • Page 141

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

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    & Elders W. Woodruff H. Glover & G A Smith preached in the afternoon 2 were Baptized & Confirmed 2 were healed by the laying on of hands. spent the night with G. A. Smith. at Sister Bartlebys 6 miles June 29, 1840 ~ Monday 29th Minutes of a Conference held at Hanly, Staffordshire, England. on the 29th Day of June 1840 The various Churches of the Staffordshire Potteries met in Conference at the ...
    Dates:
    June 29, 1840
  • Page 142

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

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    Richard Rushton Priest take charge of the Church at Leek Moved & Carried that Elder Alfred Cordon be the Presiding Elder over the churches comprising this conference Also Orsmond Shaw be the Standing Clerk for the Same Moved & Carried that Elder Alford Cordon be a delegate to represent this Conference to the general Conference at Manchester on the 6th day of July nex Moved & Carried that the Delegate present the minutes of this
    Dates:
    June 30, 1840 July 1, 1840 July 2, 1840
  • Page 204

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

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    October 27, 1840 ~ Tuesday 27th We recieved two letters one from Cordon & one from W. Meigh. [FIGURE] we wrote two letters one to J Tailor & one to O Pratt. I Preached in J Barretts Academy October 28, 1840 ~ Wednesday 28th [FIGURE] I finished a long communication written to the Editors of the Times & Season[s] signed H. C. Kimball. W. Woodruff & G. A. Smi[th] it ...
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    October 27, 1840 October 28, 1840 October 29, 1840 October 30, 1840 October 31, 1840 November 1, 1840
  • Page 207

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

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    November 7, 1840 ~ Saturday Nov 7th [FIGURE] I wrote a full letter to Br Ilus F Carter in answer to his, we wrote one to R Rushton & one to whittaker we recieved one letter from R Rushton & also a pamphlet from William Hewet in oposition to Elder G. A. Smith November 8, 1840 ~ Sunday 8th Sunday we preached in the afternoon & evening & broke bread unto the ...
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    November 7, 1840 November 8, 1840 November 9, 1840
  • Page 171

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

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    I am getting tierd of a deck passage about sun set we pasted Cario past two Boats that were aground the Harry of the west & the walnut Hills. We struck the bar going over October 30, 1843 ~ Monday 30th We took a boat in tow & travled slow October 31, 1843 ~ Tuesday 31st Travled slow through the day November 1, 1843 ~ Wednesday Nov 1st We arived in St Louis at 4 oclok in the morning & was ...
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    October 30, 1843 October 31, 1843 November 1, 1843 November 2, 1843 November 3, 1843
  • Page 172

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

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    4th Left freight at Warsaw & keokuck took lighters to go over the rapids I went upon the keel, & Arived at Nashville & I spent the night with Br Asahel Smith & was glad to see any of the saints again had two hard characters to contend against who were opposing the fulness of the gospel I bore testimony to them of the truth of the work November 4, 1843 ~ Saturday 4th Steem Boat arived in the morning took ...
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    November 4, 1843
  • Page 184

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

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    September 28, 1840 ~ Monday Minutes of the Conference of the Staffordshire Potteries Sept 28 1840 The Conference met at Hanly Staffordshire on the 28th Sept there being present one of the travling Council 4 Elders 11 Priest 5 Teachers & 2 Deacons. The meeting was then called to order by Elder Simpson when it was moved & carried that Elder W. Woodruff be chosen President of the Conference & Osmond Shaw Clerk. The meeting was then opened by singing & ...
    Dates:
    September 28, 1840
  • Page 118

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

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    After retiring to rest at night I was called upon by Brother Meeks to go with him to lay hands upon his wife who was possessed with a devil I went with him to his house & found his wife foaming in great agony I lade hands upon her & rebuked the devil & he came out of her & she soon fell asleep & I returned home, & If I had judg- ed from outward appearances I should have thought the devil followed me home & entered into our Cat for ...
    Dates:
    December 2, 1841 December 3, 1841 December 4, 1841 December 5, 1841 December 6, 1841