Tunstall, Staffordshire, England

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  • Page 246

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

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    A Synopsis of the travels & labours OF W. WOODRUFF. IN A.D. 1840 Traveled in ENGLAND & WALES visited the following Towns & Cities Towns & Cities Population Shires Liverpool 280,000 Lancashire Preston 60,000 Ditto Manchester 350,000 Ditto New Castle, Tunstell Burslem, Hanley, Potteries Stoke & Longton 70,000 Staffordshire Stafford 20,000 Ditto
  • Page 63

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

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    We took the parting hand with Elder Wm Clayton ^{after blessing him}^ & the Saints in Manchester & took the Coach & road through Mackelsfield, Stockport, Congleton, Tunstell, & to Burslem in Staffordshire we spent the night in Burslem with Elder Alfred Cordon at Club buildings Navigation road. According to the Costum of the Country we rode upon the outside of the Coach & we had an ...
    Dates:
    January 22, 1840
  • Page 70

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

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    February 6, 1840 ~ Thursday Feb 6th I received a letter from Elder Turley [FIGURE] I wrote a Letter to Elder Turley in an swer to his. & walked to Tunstell & returned to Hanly preached upon the Book of Mormon to 4 or 500 persons some of which were full of wrath & when I closed those that were angry because of the word of God arose upon a Bench & began to reject my testi mony & rave like madmen but I ...
    Dates:
    February 6, 1840 February 7, 1840
  • Page 116

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

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    July 3, 1845 ~ Thursday July 2 3rd I walked with Br & Sister Clark to Burslem & Tunstell & dined with Br Lee saw Br & Sister Wheeler this is the week of Burslem wakes the streets were full of people on our return home we called upon Br Simpsons family saw sister Simpson he was not at home. this is the ...
    Dates:
    July 3, 1845 July 4, 1845 July 5, 1845
  • Page 141

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

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    & Elders W. Woodruff H. Glover & G A Smith preached in the afternoon 2 were Baptized & Confirmed 2 were healed by the laying on of hands. spent the night with G. A. Smith. at Sister Bartlebys 6 miles June 29, 1840 ~ Monday 29th Minutes of a Conference held at Hanly, Staffordshire, England. on the 29th Day of June 1840 The various Churches of the Staffordshire Potteries met in Conference at the ...
    Dates:
    June 29, 1840
  • Page 56

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

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    Moved & Carried that Br T. J. Filcher & O. Shaw be Clerks of the meeting. Moved & Carried that Brothers Player, Taylor Simpson & Burrows. be appointed to assist in the business of the Day keeping order &c The President opened the meeting by singing & Prayer & then called upon the Officers to Represent the various Branches of the Church when Elder Cordon read the minutes of the
  • Page 184

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

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    September 28, 1840 ~ Monday Minutes of the Conference of the Staffordshire Potteries Sept 28 1840 The Conference met at Hanly Staffordshire on the 28th Sept there being present one of the travling Council 4 Elders 11 Priest 5 Teachers & 2 Deacons. The meeting was then called to order by Elder Simpson when it was moved & carried that Elder W. Woodruff be chosen President of the Conference & Osmond Shaw Clerk. The meeting was then opened by singing ...
    Dates:
    September 28, 1840
  • Page 185

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

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    Moved & carried that Badley Edge be organized a Branch Moved & carried that Elder Cordon represent this Conference to the general Conference to be held at Manchester on the 6th of Oct 1840 Moved & carried that this Conferenc adjourn to the 28th Dec. The meeting then concluded by singing & Prayer, & in the afternoon the Officers met when Elder Woodruff addressed them at length & gave much council & advice & the Blessing of God was with us through ...
    Dates:
    September 29, 1840 September 30, 1840 October 1, 1840
  • 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
  • Page 46

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] Academy, at which there were about fifty present. Brother Kimball preached. An Independent minister invited me home to take tea with him. I accepted his invitation, had an interesting time and preached the Gospel to him and he received my testimony and offered me his chapel, which would hold 800. He said he thought he would be baptized and would try and get his society to do the same. We met again in the evening and had more at our meeting than ever before ...