Thomas Jenkins

Thomas Jenkins (Jinkins) (1780-1841) was born 24 Dec. 1780 in Mathan, Worcestershire, England. He was the son of Edward Jenkins and Betsey Jancy (Jauncey). He married Esther (Hester) Brueton on 21 Nov. 1805 in Cradley, Herefordshire, England. He was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 10 Mar. 1840 and ordained by him on 21 Sep. 1840. He died in Dec. 1841 in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois.

Footnotes

Thomas Jenkins (LJY7-XC1), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 27 Oct. 2021). Thomas Jenkins, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/thomas-jenkins, accessed 26 Nov. 2021). “Thomas Jenkins,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Department, Early Church Information File, 1830–1900 (Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1991) card 9, microfilm 1750688, DGS 7100430, image 1933/5067, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Cradley (Herefordshire), “Bishop’s Transcripts for Cradley, 1660-1873: Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1660-1873,” Thomas Jinkins and Hester Brueton, 21 Nov. 1805; Hereford County Record Office, Hereford, England; microfilm 992143, DGS 7566420, image 252, FHL. Susan Easton and Havey Bishoff Black, comp., Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840-1845: Nauvoo Hancock County, Illinois, vol. 3 (Provo, T: Brigham Young University Press, 2002), p. 1927. “Thomas Jenkins,” Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Nauvoo, Hancock Co., IL; Find A Grave, 7 Aug. 2015, memorial no. 150313513 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 26 Nov. 2021).

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  • Page 115

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    When it Was Motioned by Er W Woodruff & secd by Elder Kington that James Hill, James Barns, Charles Price, & John Parry, be ordained to the office of a Priest, & John Benbow to the Office of a Teacher Carried unanimously. Elder Brigham Young & W. Woodruff then proceded to ordain the above pers ons to the offices assigned them. Priest Charles Price was then chosen Clerk of the
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    April 23, 1840 April 24, 1840
  • Page 116

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    April 25, 1840 ~ Saturday 25th I spent the day & night at Moorends Cross & was quite Ill with a bad Cold April 26, 1840 ~ Sunday 26th Notwithstanding I was quite Ill I walked 5 miles to Ashfield & preached at Mr Baly's & in in the afternoon to Crowcutt & preached & Baptized 10 persons & confirmed them & Ordained Edward Philips a Priest. ^1 {family was taken [illegible ] ...
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    April 25, 1840 April 26, 1840 April 27, 1840 April 28, 1840 April 29, 1840
  • Page 177

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    M E. P. T. D. 204 6 21 6 0 Ditto Haw Cross Ditto Elder Wm Jinkins 13. 0 1 0 0 Do Cheltenham Do Thomas Browett 3 0 1 0 0 Do Bristol Do Elder H Glover 2 0 1 0 0 Do C Cranham Do Elder John Horlick 2 0 2 0 0 Do High Laden Do Elder Jinkins 3 0 0 0 0 ...
    Dates:
    September 15, 1840
  • Page 8

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    Ann Parry Robert Holmes ^20^ Elizabeth Holmes March 9th ^Hannah^ Sarah Badham Mary Hill Ann Bowbery Ann Smith James Barnes priest James Benbow Mary Ann Holmes Robert Hill Thomas Jinkins Hannah Williams Sarah Tumkins William Evins 10th William ...
    Dates:
    March 9, 1840 March 10, 1840 March 13, 1840 March 15, 1840
  • Page 83

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    March 9, 1840 ~ Monday 9th I Preached at Standly Hill & Baptized 7 Persons 2 of which were preachers March 10, 1840 ~ Tuesday 10th I preached at Brother Benbows or Hill farm & Baptized 12 persons 3 of which were preachers March 11, 1840 ~ Wednesday 11th [FIGURE] I wrote 4 Letters one to W. Richards, one to J Taylor, one to W. Clayton, one to Cordon Brother ...
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    March 9, 1840 March 10, 1840 March 11, 1840 March 12, 1840 March 13, 1840
  • Page 121

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    who received the word gladly & wished to be baptized. I then called upon Mrs Sarah Stanton the overseer & keeper of the splended mansion house by the name of Brand Lodge this Lady was a weslian but received my testimony & I Baptized the three 3 females above spoken of in a conve- neient pool or bath inclosed in the Brand Lodge. I also confirm ed them & then walked to Keysend Street & held a meeting with the Saints & had a good time & confirmed 19 ...
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    May 13, 1840 May 14, 1840 May 15, 1840 May 16, 1840
  • Page 124

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    & walked to Br Jinkins & spent the night distance 8 mi May 23, 1840 ~ Saturday 23rd we spent the day at Moorends Cross at Br Jinkins we blessed the family for they were worthy we had a good time {I spoke in tongues} May 24, 1840 ~ Sunday 24th Sunday I walked to Old Starridge Common to attend a camp meeting I preached in the morning Br Richards in the evening after ...
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    May 23, 1840 May 24, 1840 May 25, 1840 May 26, 1840 May 27, 1840 May 28, 1840
  • Page 133

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    June 21, 1840 ~ Sunday Minutes of A Conference held at Standly Hill Bishop ^Castle^ Froome Herefordshire England on the 21st June AD 1840 The Preachers & members of the Frooms Hill Circuit of the United Brethren met at the house of Elder John Cheese on Stanly Hill Herefordshire England June 21st AD 1840 at 10 oclock AM according to previous notice, when the meeting was called to order by Elder Thomas Kington & Elder Willford ...
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    June 21, 1840
  • Page 136

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    assigned to the different Elders Viz) Standing Clerk Elder Thomas Clark President & James Meeks, Duns Close " Samuel Jones — William Williams — Wind Point " Philip Green — Francis Burnet — Lugwardin " John Cheese — George Allen — Stokes Lane " Charles Price — Thomas Jenkins — Moorend Cross " ...
  • Page 87

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

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    July 8, 1867 ~ Monday July 8th 1867 I met in the morning at 8 oclok & I Anointed David Bennett & wife. I had 4 carpenters & 2 masons to work for me July 9, 1867 ~ Tuesday 9. I met at 8 oclok at prayer room & G. A. Smith Anointed Thomas Jenkins & 3 wives I had 3 wivescarpenters all day July 10, 1867 ~ Wednesday 10. I met at 8 oclok at ...
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    July 8, 1867 July 9, 1867 July 10, 1867 July 11, 1867 July 12, 1867 July 13, 1867 July 14, 1867 July 15, 1867 July 16, 1867 July 17, 1867 July 18, 1867 July 19, 1867