William Simonds

William Simonds (Symons, Simmon, Simons, Symmonds) (bef. 1820-1843) was born before 1820 in Worcestershire, England. He married Elizabeth on 24 Apr. 1820 in Redmarley D'abitot, Worcestershire, England. He was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 5 Apr. 1840 in Leigh, Gloucestershire, England. He hosted Wilford Woodruff and provided a place for him to preach in 1840. He died Sep. 1843 in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois.

Footnotes

William Simonds (KH8H-6P6), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 8 Jul. 2022). William Simonds, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/william-simonds, accessed 8 Jul. 2022). 1841 England Census, Redmarley D'Abitot, Gloucestershire, p. 6, William Simonds, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 11 Jul. 2022). "England Marriages, 1538–1973," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 8 Jul. 2022); William Symmonds and Betty Hill, 24 Apr. 1820, Redmarley D'Abitot, Worcestershire, England, p. 13; citing Parish Church of Redmarley-D'Abitot (Worcestershire), Church of England, “Parish registers for Redmarley-D'Abitot, 1539-1969,” image 354/372; DGS 7567270. "Louisiana, New Orleans Passenger Lists, 1820-1945," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 11 Jul. 2022); William Simons, 10 May 1843, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, collection 184; citing United States, Immigration and Naturalization Service, “Passenger lists of vessels arriving at New Orleans, 1820-1945; index to passenger lists of vessels arriving in New Orleans, 1853-1952 : NARA RG85 publications T527, T618, M259, and T905,” image 412/701; DGS 4882440. William D. Huntington, “William D. Huntington records, 1839-1884,” entry for Wm Simonds, image 238/252, "Cemetery record, 1839-1845, and store ledger, 1861-1866," MS 22047; Church History Library (https://catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org/, accessed 8 Jul. 2022).

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  • Page 13

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

    Excerpt:
    Mary Hill Eliza Jinkins Mary Ann Weston Elizabeth Lambert ^Glostershire Ligh^ April 2nd Ann Brooks ^20^ Jane Brooks Sarah Smith Mary Smith Mary Packard Susan Packard {Birmingham} Sarah Embary Elizabeth Bubb Mary Hanes Margarett Turner Mary Roberts April 4th ...
    Dates:
    April 2, 1840 April 4, 1840
  • Page 97

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

    Excerpt:
    April 9, 1840 ~ Thursday 9th [FIGURES] I recieved two letters one from Elder Richards, one from Elder Taylor informing me of the arival of five of the Twelve one Seventy & they had appointed a conference in preston on Wednesday the 15th of April & wished me to attend. I preached at Wm Simons at Haw Cross to a vast mass of human beings & not a quarter of the people could not get in to the house ...
    Dates:
    April 9, 1840
  • Page 122

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

    Excerpt:
    May 17, 1840 ~ Sunday 17th Sunday this is the anniversary {Met} at Gadfield Elm at which place I met with the saints in company with Elders Young & Brigh Richards. I preached in the morning & Elder Young in the afternoon & while he was preaching opposers made much disturdance & was determined to break up the meeting Elder Young rose up in the power of the Priesthood & in the name of the Great God & according to the laws of ...
    Dates:
    May 17, 1840 May 18, 1840
  • Page 126

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

    Excerpt:
    June 1, 1840 ~ Monday JUNE 1st [FIGURE]I wrote a letter to Elder Milton Holmes I Baptized 9 & Elder Richards confirmed them we then walked to Ledbury & preached & spent the night. The Churches in Herefordshire Now No 402. 8 m June 2, 1840 ~ Tuesday 2nd [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder Tayler. we received the first No of the Milll Star. Elder Young ordained John ...
    Dates:
    June 1, 1840 June 2, 1840 June 3, 1840 June 4, 1840 June 5, 1840
  • Page 129

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

    Excerpt:
    that Priest Robert Clift have the care of the Church at Dymock James Palmer Priest care of the Church at Kilcott John Hill Priest care of the Church at Twigworth William Simmon Priest care of the Church at Haw Cross William Coleman Priest — — — — — Bran Green Thomas Brooks Priest — — — — — Ryton John Smith Priest — — ...
  • Page 9

    Part of Mission - 1840 Record of British Converts

    Excerpt:
    Mary Hill Eliza Jinkins Mary Ann Weston Elizabeth Lambert ^Glostershire Ligh^ April 2nd Ann Brooks ^20^ Jane Brooks Sarah Smith Mary Smith Mary Packard Susan Packard {Birmingham} Sarah Embary Elizabeth Bubb Mary Hanes Margarett Turner Mary Roberts ...
    Dates:
    April 2, 1840 April 4, 1840