Sheffield, Yorkshire, England

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  • Page 30

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

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    came from Leeds & He came over from America with Elders Straten & Davis we were truly glad to once more meet, together though on a foreighn shore. We attended a prayr meeting in the evening. I herd the testimony of many of the saints & I occupied some time in teaching them. We spent the night at Br Child's in Wellington Street in company with Elders Sheets & Ure distance of the ...
    Dates:
    February 20, 1845
  • Page 74

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

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    Church containing A Stone Pig on the side of the building with a stone tied to his neck, the church is several hundred years of age the following tradition is told about the Pig. That the materials for the church was drawn to another place quite a distance from whare the church now stands And a Pig came along & took a stone in his mouth & carryed it squeeling along & laid it down whare the church now stands. And the People taking it as an omen that they ...
    Dates:
    April 29, 1845 April 30, 1845 May 1, 1845
  • Page 130

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

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    August 19, 1845 ~ Tuesday Aug 19th [FIGURES] I recieved 2 letters & wrote 2 one to E. H. Davis I retired to rest at night or sought for it but found it not for I was much troubled in spirit, about sever[al] things I do not recieve that union & kind treatment from my councellors that I ought to recieve at there. they do not consider my place & standing & sustain me in it in the way they ought, & are not united with me with that union that belongs to the Law ...
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    August 19, 1845 August 20, 1845 August 21, 1845 August 22, 1845 August 23, 1845
  • Page 131

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

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    August 24, 1845 ~ Sunday Minutes of the Sheffield Conference The Sheffield Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints met at the Assemlbly rooms at 10 oclock this 24th day of Aug There being present one of the Twelve one Patriarch. 2 High Priest. 5 Elders 15 Priest 7 Teachers 3 Deacons Elder Ure was called to the Chair Elder Elijah Mitchell Clerk Conference opened by singing and Prayer when the following representation was given member[s] Elders P T ...
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    August 24, 1845
  • Page 132

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

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    August 25, 1845 ~ Monday 25th In company with Elders Holmes, Ure, Roger & Travis we walked through the citty went through the simetry from the[r]e to the Cholery Monument erected in memory of the many hundreds of townsmen who wer suddenly cut down with the Cholery & buryed in deep pitts. They were treated in the following manner when any were taken unwell they were carried in a basket to the poor House the docters stood ready gave brandy & laudlum & when they ...
    Dates:
    August 25, 1845 August 26, 1845
  • Page 133

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

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    After visiting this room & parting with the Saints we took rail road & went to the mountain took coach road over the mountain then railroad to Manchester spent the night with Br Shelden distanc[e] of the day 45. August 27, 1845 ~ Wednesday 27th I spent the day in Manchester Dined with Mr Holebrook & took tea with ◊Br Shelden, then Parted with BMr Holebrook Br Holmes & the Saints took cars rode to ...
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    August 27, 1845 August 28, 1845 August 29, 1845 August 30, 1845