William Young Black

William Young Black (1784-1873) was born 20 Aug. 1784 in Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Ireland. He was the son of William Black and Mary. He married Jane Johnston on 31 Jul. 1822 in Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Ireland; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized 14 Jan. 1839. He was acquainted with Wilford Woodruff in Manchester, Lancashire, England from 1840 to 1841. He died 28 Jan. 1873 in Rockville, Washington Co., Utah Territory.

Footnotes

William Young Black (KWJ5-KD8), “Family Tree,” database,FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org, accessed 24 Jan. 2022). William Young Black, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/william-young-black, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). Treebuilder2, “William Black Military Discharge,” in ‘Family Tree,’ database,FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org, accessed 29 Jan. 2022), William Young Black (K2QX-34V), Memories; citing The National Archives, “War Office, Royal Hospital Chelsea: Soldiers Service Documents, 1760–1854: Discharge papers arranged by regiment, 72nd Foot, William Black,” Catalogue reference WO 97/839/71. William Black, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Department, Early Church Information File, 1830-1900,(Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1991) card 716, microfilm1750661 , DGS 007100414 , image 1286/4914; FHL. Treebuilder2, “William and Jane Black Marriage,” in ‘Family Tree,’ database,FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org, accessed 29 Jan. 2022), William Young Black (K2QX-34V), Memories; citing PRONI, “Lisburn Cathedral records” microfilm 583/9. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Department, LDS Reference Unit, Early Church Information File, Bjorrke, Kristoffer Olseen-Bleak, Katte (McAllister), William Black, card 708, image 1278/4914, microfilm 1750661, DGS 007100414, FHL. Wm Black, “New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S., Passenger Lists, 1813-1963,” Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/39746:7484, accessed 26 Jan. 2022). “William Young Black,” Pioneer Database, 1847–1868, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (https://history.churchofjesuschrist.org/overlandtravel/, accessed 29 Jan. 2022). William Black, “Historical Department Journal History of the Church, 1830-2008,” Church History Catalog, call CR 100 137, pg 5, image 684 of 706. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Sealings of Couples, Living and byProxy, 1851-1889,” p. 55, William Black, FHL Special Collections Film; microfilm 183374, DGS 5265582, FHL. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Sealings of Couples, Living and by Proxy, 1851-1889,” p. 104, William Black, FHL Special Collections Film; microfilm 1149514, DGS 7226455, FHL. “Died,” Deseret News, 26 Feb. 1873, p. 16.

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  • Page 3

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

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    Locations By whom Represented Members Elders Priest Teachers Deacons Manchester P. P. Pratt 443 7 15 9 0 Clitheroe Conference H.C. Kimball 318 6 12 13 3 Preston Do P. Melling 675 11 15 13 3 Liverpool J. Taylor 190 9 8 4 3 Isle of Man Do Do 90 2 4 2 0 London Conference L. Snow 137 3 8 4 2
  • Page 4

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

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    The Conference met pursuant to adjournment. Opened by Prayer Scattering members were then represented consisting of near 50 not included in any of the Above branches The President then proceded to make some remarks on the Office of Patriarch and concluded by moving that Elder Albertson be ordained to that Office. This was seconded by Elder Kimball and carried unanimou- sly. Resolved that D. Watt Thomas Richardson G. J. Adams James ...
  • Page 148

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

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    Moved & Carried that Elders Thomas Kington, Alfred Cordon, & Thomas Smith be ordained High Priest And John Albiston, be orda John Blezard, William Berry, John Sanders, John Parkinson, James Worsley, & John Allen be ordained—Elders & Joseph Slinger George Walker John Smith Robert Williams. William Black ...
  • Page 151

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

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    July 14, 1840 ~ Tuesday 14th Sarah Emma is two years old this day may the Lord Preserve my wife & Children from sickness & Death Untill my return O Lord I commit them into thy hands, feed, clothe, & comfort them & thine shall be the glory. I spent the day in Manchester, in company with Elder Young I took supper at Br John Smiths {I went to the city and bought Phebe a dress, for ...
    Dates:
    July 14, 1840 July 15, 1840 July 16, 1840 July 17, 1840 July 18, 1840
  • Page 3

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    April 26, 1869 religion, to keep the word of wisdom & do our duty, to say those who sin are justified in the Church they are not, some think they are going straight into the kingdom of God & partake of all the Glory of God they are not they are mistakened we must not live for ourselves alone, if you will not live to the light of the Lord you will fail. The subject of each man being Equal in voting in the cooperation has been brought up. Now I ...
    Dates:
    April 27, 1869 April 28, 1869