William Bradbury

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  • Page 69

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

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    gentleman walking before, groceries. Twelve Colliers fall 756 feet into way pit killed dead, dogs, Bacon, Bread, police men, preach, O. Hide Timely warnings cat, walk, gas lights, Thorn Headge, Scotch Soldiers ostrich feathers, bear legs, war with china, cat, pray, undress, by dawn, sleep, Dream, 265, Market place, Hanley. February 4, 1840 ~ Tuesday Feb 4th Wake, dress, pray, eate, talk, walk to Burslem rain & wind. [FIGURE] I wrote two letters one to Elder W ...
    Dates:
    February 4, 1840 February 5, 1840
  • Page 73

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

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    As this is a day that many are celebrating the mariage of the Queen, I thought it no more than just & right that I should honor the King of heaven by advocating his cause & preaching the gospel of his Son Jesus Christ so I walked out into the Market Place accompanied by Elder Alfred Corden, & Deacon Wm Bradbury, & Brother George Simpsons, & we began to sing prases unto God & call upon his name & a congreg ation flocked around ...
    Dates:
    February 11, 1840
  • Page 77

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

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    to Son. We next visited the splended Monument erected in memory of George Granvill the late Duke father of the present Duke of Southerland. It stands erect upon a hill built of hewn stone, the foundation is square 160 ^feet^ round it, each laying of stone is drawn into a narrow Compase about 3 feet each laying untill about 12 feet high then the monument is round for about 60 feet, then the Image of the Duke stands on the top being about 10 feet in hight with a roll of paper in ...
  • Page 79

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

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    February 23, 1840 ~ Sunday 23rd Sunday I preached in Stoke in the morn ing & confirmed one I communed with the Saints at Brother [blank] Whittaker in Lane end I also preached in the evening. Distance of the day 3 m February 24, 1840 ~ Monday 23 24th I walked to Stone with Brother Samuel Hancock & several other Brother & preached at Widow Gilberts & thence returned to Hanly ...
    Dates:
    February 23, 1840 February 24, 1840 February 25, 1840 February 26, 1840 February 27, 1840 February 28, 1840
  • 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 191

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

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    October 15, 1840 ~ Thursday 15th I arose refreshed by sleep but had a wait upon my mind, which has been upon me for ma- ny days the spirit of which manifests great trouble & persecutions of the Saints in general, throughout Europe & America & that many will fall away, that the USA will rise against the church & that they will be driven from whare they are & that great trouble awaits the world universally I had a long conversation with Catherine the Prophetess upon these ...
    Dates:
    October 15, 1840
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Willard Richards, 8 February 1840

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    Stoke 11 oclock Saturday night Feb 8th 1840 Elder W. Richards Dear Brother A few minutes since while in a prayer meeting Deacon Bradbury came in & lade two Letters before me one from you under Date of Feb 7th 1840 & the other was from Elder Wm clayton Feb 5th 1840 & as my time is now constantly taken up in the day time, I concluded to write a few lines this eveing in answer to yours. perhaps you may think that I have not had ...
    Dates:
    February 8, 1840