Staffordshire, England

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  • Page 63

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

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    Locations By whom Represented Members Elders Priest Teachers Deacons Manchester P. P. Pratt 443 7 15 9 0 Clitheroe Conference H.C. Kimball 318 6 12 13 3 Preston Do P. Melling 675 11 15 13 3 Liverpool J. Taylor 190 9 8 4 3 Isle of Man Do Do 90 2 4 2 0 London Conference L. Snow 137 3 8 4 2
  • Page 115

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

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    I confirmed 5 Blessed 6 children administered to 10 that was sick. In the evening I Preached a funeral Sermon upon the death of the Prophets the house was crowded to overflowing I addressed the congregation for about 2 hours & the people gave the most profound attention A good impression was made many Strangers were present that had never attended our meetings before. At the close I spent half an hour shaking hands then returned to Br Prints & spent the night I dined & took tea with Br ...
    Dates:
    June 30, 1845 July 1, 1845 July 2, 1845
  • Page 55

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

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    New Castle spent some little time at Father Rowleys who was vary feeble. There is many silk manufacterers in New Castle [FIGURE] I Purchased 15 yards of Black silk for a dress for Phebe at 2/2 per yard [FIGURE] £1 12 6 & 7 yards of lineing at /4 1/2 per yard £0 2 7 1/2 this was considerd as cheap £1 15 1 1/2 as any could be bought in England according to the quality I walked with several Brethren to ...
    Dates:
    March 28, 1841
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 2 July 1840

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    Montrose Lee County July 2nd 1840 My Dear Willford It is with peculiar feelings that that I sit down to write to you at this time. I have not heared from you for nearly 5 months untill now, and I have been left to wonder at it, some times thinking that you might be in prison, or where you could not write I have felt more than common lonely of late, for what reason I do not know but your letter came to hand the 24th ...
    Dates:
    July 2, 1840
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 24 April 1840

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    Ledbury, Herefordshire, England, April 24th, 1840. My Dear Phebe I again appropriate a little time to fill a sheet to you. which I shall mostly take up in giving an account of the work of the Lord in this Country. I wrote you a long letter while in Staffordshire at the potteries, but whether it has fallen into your hands or not I do not know. You have been anxious No doubt to hear from me from time ...
    Dates:
    April 24, 1840
  • 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 ...
    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 4

    Part of Letter to George Albert Smith, 12 February 1841

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    Mr G A Smith at Mr Rushton Silk Manufacturer Canal St Luke Paid Staffordshire [stamp in red ink] ^C PAID 13 FE 13 1841^ W Woodruff Feb 12 1841 London
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter to George Albert Smith, 7 January 1841

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    Mr George A Smith Lane End Staffordshire Br Plyer send this to Eldr Smith Mr W Woodruff London Jan 7th 1841
  • Page 12

    Part of Autobiography 1882 Leaves from My Journal Notes Testimony

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    and will lead the Elders to them. A remarkable instance of this was manifest in my own experience in 1840 while laboring in Stafford- shire was preaching & baptizing daily and one night I went into the City Hall of the Town of Hanley and as I was about to arise to speak to a large assembly the voice of the spirit of God to me was this is the last meeting you will hold with this people for many days I was asstonished at ...
  • Page 43

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    [Column 1] churches on the Sabbath, while around them on every hand they had seen forty branches of two organized conferences of the Church of Latter-day Saints spring up in about six months, with over a thousand members and between one and two hundred officers ordained to scatter the seed of the Gospel every- where in this prolific field. On the 25th, I again took leave of the Saints in my Herefordshire field of labor [Column 2] to attend the conference at Staffordshire, which ...
    Dates:
    September 25, 1840