St. George, Washington County, Utah Territory

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  • Page 104

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. In that case it dictated me quite contrary to my expecta- tions, for I had appointments out for a week ahead. But I obeyed the voice of the Spirit, went south as I was directed to, and my readers know the result. I will refer to one more instance in my experience upon the subject of revelation: All the Latter-day Saints understand that we build temples for the purpose of administering ordinances for the dead as well as for the living. The Lord has opened the way in ...
    Dates:
    March 1, 1877
  • Page 7

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 22d 1865 Continued from 1 volume of red covered Book of W Woodruff Journal October 22, 1865 ~ Sunday Oct 22d 1865 Sunday Afternoon at the Tabernacle W Woodruff spoke one hour & 15 Minutes. Elder Sloan reported the same which is recorded in this Journal under date of [blank] I met with D H Wells & several of the Twelve for prayer & attended a meeting in the Evening at the 14th ward school house. I spoke to the people 45 ...
    Dates:
    October 22, 1865 October 23, 1865 October 24, 1865 October 25, 1865 October 28, 1865 October 29, 1865 October 30, 1865 October 31, 1865 November 1, 1865 November 4, 1865 November 5, 1865 November 6, 1865 November 9, 1865
  • Page 184

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    April 28 1869 Brother Black was 86 years old & quite smart. We stayed a good deal with them in Manchester England. I spent the night with Brother Smith of Hertfordshire England April 29, 1869 ~ Thursday 29. We drove Back down the Mountain to Tokerville the people in thes Mountain regions are to a great Expens to make ditches to carry the water to irrigate there lands they have to dig for miles in the midst of large rocks on the side ...
    Dates:
    April 29, 1869 April 30, 1869
  • Page 186

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    May 2d 1869 The rules of the schools were then read to the Assembly I spent the night with Wilford at Sister Woolleys May 3, 1869 ~ Monday May 3d A Plesant Morning we drove to Pine Valley through the Volcanic Country & held a Meeting at the school House President Young spoke 11 Minuts D. H. Wells 16 Minuts W Woodruff spoke 10 M, G Q Cannon 9 M, B Young jr 4 ...
    Dates:
    May 3, 1869 May 4, 1869 May 5, 1869
  • Page 223

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Bear lake valley to St George in Washington County & President Brigham Young Preached during these Journies 43 Hours & 12 minuts according to the time I kept as recorded in my Journal. We also Esstablished the Joint Merchantile Coop- eration as a general whole sale store also ward stores. we have had sent unto us By the general Government the most wicked set of Judges & all government Officers that have Ever Been sent in Utah Territory, they are doing all they can to ...
  • Page 238

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    February 24, 1870 ~ Thursday Feb 24, 18670. I laid Hands upon Asahel who was quite sick & then in company with G. Q. Cannon & Heber Kimball rode to American Fork & met President Young G. A. Smith J. Taylor B Young Jr & John W Young Joseph Young & Lorenzo Young we held a Meeting in the meeting ...
    Dates:
    February 24, 1870 February 25, 1870 February 26, 1870 February 27, 1870 February 28, 1870 March 1, 1870 March 2, 1870
  • Page 292

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    February 13, 1871 ~ Monday Feb 13, 1871 I drove to Salt Lake City with John Rich I visited President Young in the Evening G A Smith J. Taylor G. Q. Cannon J Sharp & others were presidentent. President Young was quite lame He had been in St George through the winter this was the first time I had seen him since last fall. Brother Sharp was about to start ...
    Dates:
    February 13, 1871 February 14, 1871 February 15, 1871 February 16, 1871 February 17, 1871 February 18, 1871 February 19, 1871 February 20, 1871 February 21, 1871 February 22, 1871 February 23, 1871 February 24, 1871 February 25, 1871 February 26, 1871 February 27, 1871
  • Page 295

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    April 3, 1871 ~ Monday to April 5, 1871 ~ Wednesday April 3d 1871 3d 4 & 5 I spent the week on the farm Putting in Potatoes, Beets, Carrotts Peas &c April 6, 1871 ~ Thursday 6, April 1871 [FIGURE] I met in the general Conference of the Church of Latter Day Saints in the New Tabernacle at 10 being all the First Presidency & 12 present Except Erastus Snow who was sick at St ...
    Dates:
    April 3, 1871 April 5, 1871 April 6, 1871 April 7, 1871 April 8, 1871 April 9, 1871 April 10, 1871
  • Page 321

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Dec 13, 1871 Brigham Youngs coming home to stand his trial before the unjust judges now holding court in Salt Lake City out of 15 Men all thought it wisdom & good policy for him to come to the City & stand his trial (although He could not have a fair impartial trial) Except 4 of us were of the oposite opinion viz J Taylor W. Woodruff A Carrington & Wm C. Stanes, yet all agreed to leave it ...
    Dates:
    December 14, 1871 December 15, 1871 December 16, 1871 December 17, 1871 December 18, 1871 December 22, 1871 December 23, 1871 December 24, 1871 December 25, 1871 December 26, 1871 December 27, 1871 December 28, 1871 December 29, 1871 December 30, 1871 December 31, 1871
  • Page 359

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    December 12, 1872 ~ Thursday Dec 12, 1872 President Young started to St George this morning I went over Jordon with Eligah Jones & Asahel Woodruff we shot 3 rabits & one of them after shooting him & arrying him in the waggon 2 Hours he came to Jumped out of the waggon & ran away 10 M December 13, 1872 ~ Friday 13 [FIGURE] I received 3 letters from David, F D ...
    Dates:
    December 12, 1872 December 13, 1872 December 14, 1872 December 15, 1872 December 16, 1872 December 17, 1872 December 18, 1872