Ute Perkins

Ute Perkins (1761-1844) was born 15 Jul. 1761 in Anson Co., North Carolina, British Colonial America. He was the son of Robert Biggan Perkins and Elizabeth Lollar. He married Sarah (Sally) Gant on 15 Jul. 1781. He was baptized before Jun. 1839. He took Wilford Woodruff in his wagon to Macomb, McDonough Co., Illinois on 9 Aug. 1839. He died 11 Mar. 1844 in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois.

Footnotes

Ute Perkins (KFBZ-NLK), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Ute Perkins, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/ute-perkins, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Ute Perkins, Sr. The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/ute-perkins-sr, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 107

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

    Excerpt:
    The time had come for me to take my departure from my family to carry the gospel of Jesus Christ to the nations of Europe in fulfillment of the commands of God. Accordingly I left a parting blessing with my wife & took my fare well of her & other saints on the morn of the 8th day of Oct ^Aug^ 1839 & left Montrose & crossed the Missisippi river for the purpose of commencing my mission of about six thousand miles & I started without purs or scrip ...
    Dates:
    August 9, 1839 August 10, 1839 August 11, 1839
  • Page 82

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL Brother Taylor was about the only man in the quorum that was not sick. Soon a brother came along with a wagon, and took us in. As we were driving through the place, we came to Parley P. Pratt, who was stripped to the shirt and pants with his head and feet bare. He was hewing a log, preparing to build a cabin. "He said: "Brother Woodruff, I have no money, but I have an empty purse, which I will give ...
  • Page 21

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

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    and spent the night with with a Brother Merrills the day following a Brother Perkins ^we rode 10 miles to Br Perkins and he^ took us in his waggon and carried us to McComb from thence to Brother Carloss Smith I rode for hours during the day over a very rough road of stones and stumps lying on my back in the bottom of the waggon shaking with the ague and I suffered much. We held a meeting in a grove ...
    Dates:
    August 24, 1839
  • Page 33

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

    Excerpt:
    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. [Column 1] bare. He was hewing a log, preparing to build a cabin. He said: "Brother Woodruff, I have no money, but I have an empty purse, which I will give you..' He brought it to me, and I thanked him for it. We went a few rods further, and met Brother Heber C. Kimball, in the same condition, also hewing a log, towards building a cabin. He said: "As Parley has given you a purse, I have ...
    Dates:
    August 24, 1839 August 28, 1839 August 30, 1839 September 1, 1839 September 2, 1839
  • Page 7

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine Chapter 2

    Excerpt:
    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. 127 bare. He was hewing a log, preparing to build a cabin. He said: "Brother Woodruff, I have no money, but I have an empty purse, which I will give you." He brought it to me, and I thanked him for it. We went a few rods further, and me, Brother Heber C. Kimball, in the same condition, also hewing a log, towards building a cabin. He said: "As Parley has given you a purse, I have got a dollar I ...
    Dates:
    August 24, 1839 August 28, 1839 August 30, 1839 September 1, 1839 September 2, 1839