Excerpt:April 1834 Journey for Kirtland which place was appointed to meet at by the first day of May 1834 that all those who were going up to Zion might go together accord ing to the word of the Lord. We called on the Brethren at Lyons and spent the sabbath with them And the next Sabbath we spent with the brethren, at Genesee c then we continued our journey we called on Brother MCWithy and spent the night with him ...Dates:April 1, 1834
Excerpt:On the 31 which ^w^as the last day of Dec & of the year 1833 I Joined the Church of Latter Day Saints was Baptized by Elder Zerah Pulsifer on the 31 of Dec 1833 in company with with my Brother Azmon Woodruff we were the two first that was baptized by a latter day saint in Oswego Co NY. I was ordained a Teacher by Elder Pulsifer Jan 2nd 1834 Travled while A Teacher from the 11th of Aprail to 25^th^ of June 1834. — — ...
Excerpt:And it was inconvenient for me to stay to take care of him in consequ ence of having a teem [of animals] to see to. And by request of Brother Hitchcock Brother Seth Ingols remained to take care of him. I left the camp grou nd and traveled about 7 miles to Brother Lawery's [Printed between lines of cursive text] in Company with Elder Holmes who spent the summer with me at Elder L Wights house and remained with him for several ...