Thomas Owen King
Thomas Owen King (1840-1921) was born 27 Apr. 1840 in Sawston, Cambridgeshire, England. He was the son of Thomas King and Hannah Tapfield. He married Dorcas Debenham before 2 Jul. 1870. He was baptized in 1852. He served with Wilford Woodruff in church positions from 1864 to 1870, and he, while serving in a local church leadership position, commented on mission assignment responses that were sent to Wilford Woodruff from 1893 to 1895. He died 16 Nov. 1921 in Almo, Cassia Co., Idaho.
Thomas Owen King (KWZQ-L5Z), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Dec. 2022). Thomas Owen King, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/thomas-owen-king, accessed 6 Dec. 2022). “Missionary Department missionary registers, 1860-1959 / Book A, 1860 April 25-1894 April 27,” entry for Thomas Owen King, p. 2, image 8/160, CR 301 22; Church History Library (https://catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org/, accessed 6 Dec. 2022). "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Dec. 2022); Thomas Owen King, 16 Nov. 1921, Almo, Cassia Co., Idaho, file 35992; citing Idaho, Department of Health and Welfare, image 1525/2646; DGS 4192447. 1870 U.S. Census, 17 Ward Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 694 (back), Thomas King; FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Dec. 2022). "Idaho, U.S., Death Records, 1890-1969," database with images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 6 Dec. 2022); Georgiana King Eames, 7 Nov. 1965, Idaho Falls, Bonneville Co., Idaho, file no. 4885; citing “Idaho, Department of Health and Welfare."
Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)Excerpt:23 Oct 1864 followed By W. Woodruff October 24, 1864 ~ Monday 24. Finished Making Molasses October 25, 1864 ~ Tuesday 25 I dug my carrotts & Beets October 26, 1864 ~ Wednesday 26 I packed up my 20 Bushels of Appls in chaff I sold 15 Bushels of Apples for $12 total $180. October 27, 1864 ~ Thursday to October 28, 1864 ~ Friday 27 & 28. I spent the time in burying my grape vines & choreing October 29, 1864 ~ Saturday ...Dates:October 24, 1864 October 25, 1864 October 26, 1864 October 27, 1864 October 29, 1864 October 30, 1864 October 31, 1864 November 1, 1864 November 2, 1864 November 3, 1864 November 4, 1864 November 5, 1864 November 6, 1864 November 7, 1864 November 8, 1864
Part of Letter to the Presiding Elders of the Different Settlements, 1 December 1870Excerpt:Salt Lake City, December 1, 1870. To the Presiding Elders of the Different Settlements. DEAR BRETHREN: Pursuant to instructions from the DESERET PARENT SOCIETY, we respectfully solicit your Co-operation in carrying out the objects of the Society, viz: the general introduction, improvement and culture of HORSES, HORNED STOCK, SHEEP, BEES, FISH, FOWLS, etc., in the various Wards of the Territory. We have appointed a Standing Committee from the members of the Parent Society, in each of these departments. Their names are as follows: ON HORSES, H. J. FAUST ...Dates:December 1, 1870
Part of Letter from David Hubbard, 3 September 1894Excerpt:Almo Sept. 3. 1894 President Wilford Woodruff Your letter of Aug. 18th, received, in answer will say I accept the mission and expect to be on hand Nov. 10 94 Respectfully David Hubbard Almo Cassia Co. Idaho Thos O King Bishop Good J. F. S. ...Dates:September 3, 1894
Part of Letter from Lorenzo Durfee, 10 January 1893Excerpt:Lorenzo Durfee Jan. 10 93. a time is the trouble. Would you be kind enough to let me know a bout how much I will need, and I will do my best to be ready Belive me Your Brother Lorenzo Durfee Thos Owen King -- Bishop Let him have time to get the means to go with, and when ready - he can report. J. F. S. ...
Part of Letter from David Hubbard, 3 September 1894Excerpt:Almo Sept. 3, 1894 President Wilford Woodruff Your letter of Aug. 18th, received, in answer will say I accept the Mission and expect to be on hand Nov. 10. 94 Respectfully David Hubbard Almo Cassia Co. Idaho Thos O King — Bishop Good. J. F. S. ...Dates:September 3, 1894
Part of Letter from William Jones, 3 November 1894Excerpt:Willard City Utah Nov 2nd ^3^ 1894 Elder Wilford Woodruff Dear Brother Yours of the 31 of October Just Recived In Regards to the Call I Will be on hand on the apointed Day if the Lord Will permit Your Brother in the Gospel William Jones Thos Owen King Bishop O. K. J.F.S. ...Dates:November 3, 1894