William Smith, b. abt 1780

William Smith (abt. 1780-aft. 1847) was born about 1780 in Breden, Worcerstershire, England. He was the son of Job Smith and Hannah. He married Virgin Sarah Price on 2 Mar. 1802 in Beckford, Gloucestershire, England. He was baptized under the direction of Wilford Woodruff on 14 Apr. 1840 in Dymock, Gloucestershire, England. He died after 1847 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.

Footnotes

William Smith (LRGB-BPW), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 13 May 2022). William Smith, b. abt 1780, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/william-smith-b-abt-1780, accessed 13 May 2022). Record of members, ca. 1840-1847, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 12 May 2022); William Smith, 1847, Apperley, Gloucestershire, England, p. 9; citing Apperley Branch (Gloucestershire), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; microfilm 86976. Sara Ellen Partridge, “Journal of Thomas Price Smith Edited by Robert Smith Melville Great Grandson,” memories of Thomas Price Smith (KWJ4-L64), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 5 May 2022). Bishop's transcripts for Beckford, 1600-1812, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 12 May 2022); William Smith and Virgin Price, marriage, 2 Mar. 1802, Beckford, Gloucestershire, England; citing Parish Church of Beckford (Gloucestershire), Church of England, image 623/645; DGS 8080972.

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  • Page 29

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

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    February 14, 1841 ~ Sunday Minutes of A Conference held in LONDON A Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints was held at Mr J. Barretts Academy 57 King Square Goswell Road on Sunday the 14th Feb 1841. There being present Elders H C. Kimball W. Woodruff L Snow & Wm Pitt & 4 Priest The meeting was called to order by Elder Kimball at 2 oclock. It was ...
    Dates:
    February 14, 1841
  • Page 15

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

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    Margarett Morgan Hannah Palmer Mary Cleft 10th greenway 11th I started for Preston to attend conference & returnd on the 22 in Company with Elders Brigha Young. T Sington Baptized the following Persons April 11th greenway James Williams ^20^ James Clift Eliza Whithorn William Smith 14th ...
    Dates:
    April 10, 1840 April 11, 1840 April 11, 1840 April 14, 1840 April 15, 1840 April 19, 1840 April 22, 1840
  • Page 127

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

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    June 6, 1840 ~ Saturday June 6th I walked to Br Benj. Hills at Turkey Hall & spent the night 4 mile June 7, 1840 ~ Sunday 7th Sunday according to appointment I met a congregation of saints & sinners at the coars Lawn for the purpose of holding a camp meeting I preached in the fore part of the day & was followed by a Priest. & in the afternoon several of the Priest & Elder delivered their testimony, & I closed the meeting ...
    Dates:
    June 6, 1840 June 7, 1840 June 8, 1840 June 9, 1840 June 10, 1840 June 11, 1840
  • Page 11

    Part of Mission - 1840 Record of British Converts

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    Margarett Morgan Hannah Palmer Mary PCleft 10th greenway 11th I started for Preston to attend conference & returned on the 22 in company with Elder Brigham Young, Elder T Sington Baptzed the following persons April 11th greenway James Williams ^20^ James Clift Eliza ...
    Dates:
    April 10, 1840 April 11, 1840 April 11, 1840 April 14, 1840 April 15, 1840 April 19, 1840 April 22, 1840
  • Page 304

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    February 13, 1878 ~ Wednesday Feb 13, 1878 we gave Endowments to 188 Ordained 73 sealed 45 couple WW 2 couple, 2 Adoptions Wm Smith & Sarah Price [FIGURE] Smith Dead was Adopted to me. 18 children sealed to parents February 14, 1878 ~ Thursday 14. We gave 181 Endowments Ordained 91 Elders sealed 51, and sealed 10 children to Parents. I rode over the virgin River to see a flock of sheep February 15, 1878 ...
    Dates:
    February 13, 1878 February 14, 1878 February 15, 1878 February 16, 1878 February 17, 1878 February 18, 1878 February 19, 1878