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  • Page 12

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    December 31st 1833 Continued labouring with us for several days and on the 31st of Dec I with my Brother Azmon Woodruff with two yong females which had been hea led by the laying on of hands went forw ard in baptism. the day following there was several others followed our example among the rest was Noah Hatton a preacher in the freewill Baptist Church and several of the members of his Church followed him in the ordi nance of baptism. And on the 2nd of Jan ...
    Dates:
    December 31, 1833
  • Page 55

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    June 24, 1835 ~ Wednesday June 24th Held a debate with a Lawyier Wm L Sloss then rode to Mr Foster's preached at his house 14 mile June 25, 1835 ~ Thursday 25th Rode to J Jacksons [in] Humphrys Co distance 16 miles June 26, 1835 ~ Friday 26 Brother Parish baptized 1 Br John Jackson then rode to Mr L Barker's. Preached at ...
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    June 24, 1835 June 25, 1835 June 26, 1835 June 27, 1835 June 28, 1835
  • Page 27

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    On points of the gospel. And in fine those councils which God hath app ointed in these last days are in the first degree the most instructive and inter esting to the honest enquirer after truth light and intelligence that this generation of the human family hath access to. I continued to labour with a number of my Brethren at Brother Wight's through the summer and fall. We had preaching occasionally through the summer from persons who were appointed by the council to teach. And seperate from those meetings the branch of the Church by ...
  • Page 32

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. On the following day I preached at the house of Benjamin L. Clapp and baptized seven Campbellites and one Baptist. On the 16th of November I preached at Brother Camp's and baptized three. On the day following, it being Sunday, I preached again at Brother Clapp's, and baptized five. At the close of the meeting I mounted my horse to ride to Clark's River, in company with Seth Utley, four other brethren ...
    Dates:
    November 16, 1835 December 19, 1835
  • Page 33

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    SUMMARY OF MY LABORS DURING THE YEAR. This brings the year 1835 to a close—the first year of my mission—during which time I had traveled three thousand two hundred and forty-eight miles, held one hundred and seventy meetings, baptized forty-three persons—three of whom were Campbellite preachers—assisted Elder Parrish to baptize twenty more, confirmed thirty-five, organized three branches, ordained two Teachers and one Deacon, procured thirty sub- scribers for the Messenger and Advocate, one hundred and seventy-three singers to the petition to the governor of
    Dates:
    February 26, 1836
  • Page 20

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. Heman Hyde. We spent the summer together, laboring hard, cutting wheat, quarrying rock, making brick, or anything else we could find to do. In the fall I had a desire to go and preach the gospel. I knew the gospel which the Lord had revealed to Joseph Smith was true, and of such great value that I wanted to tell it to the people who had not heard it. It was so good and plain, it seemed to me I could make the people believe it. ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 18. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 7, 1858. VOL. VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) IN tracing the history of my fathers, I find it difficult to obtain a satisfactory account of the Woodruff family for more than three gen- erations. My great grandfather, Josiah Woodruff, lived nearly one hundred years, and possessed an iron constitution and performed a great amount of manual labor nearly up ...
    Dates:
    November 11, 1778 July 31, 1792 November 29, 1801 November 29, 1802 December 22, 1804 March 1, 1807 March 1, 1807 June 11, 1808 November 9, 1810 November 29, 1811 March 11, 1814 March 12, 1816 June 1, 1816 June 19, 1818 March 22, 1820 June 19, 1821 November 25, 1827 December 29, 1833 December 31, 1833 January 2, 1834 February 1, 1834 April 11, 1834 April 25, 1834 May 1, 1834 May 7, 1834 November 5, 1834 January 13, 1835 January 18, 1835 January 19, 1835 July 1, 1838 October 18, 1838 August 4, 1841
  • Page 365

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

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    I Printed 2500 copies of the Millinnium Star in 1845 I Published 3000 copies of the Doctrins & Covenants in England & secured the copy right in Stationers Hall I Published 20000 copies of the proclamation of the Twelve Apostles By Order of Parley P Pratt On his responsibility I have been Ordained during the foregoing period to The office of Teacher, Priest, Elder, 2d Quorum of seventy
  • Page 121

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

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    January 26, 1868 ~ Sunday Jan 26, 1868 Sunday In company with A. O. Smoot Mrs Smoot & Mrs Woodruff I rode to sugar House ward & Preached to the people followed By A O Smoot we dined at Wm Smoots who was on a Mission in the southern country we then returned to the city. I laid hands upon 2 of Wm Smoots children with A. O. Smoot & Blessed them. I also administered to ...
    Dates:
    January 26, 1868 January 27, 1868 January 28, 1868 January 29, 1868 January 30, 1868 January 31, 1868
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    (Continued from page 168.) HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. -[FROM HIS OWN PEN.]- At an early age my mind was exer- cised upon religious subjects, although I never made a profession until 1830. I did not then join any church, for the reason that I could not find any denomination whose doctrines, faith or practice, agreed with the Gospel of Jesus Christ, or the ordinances and gifts which the Apostles taught. Although the ministers of the day taught that the faith, gifts, graces, miracles and ordinances, which ...
    Dates:
    December 29, 1833 December 31, 1833 January 2, 1834