Wilson Law

Wilson Law (1806-1876) was born 26 Feb. 1806 in Ireland. He was the son of Richard Law and Ann Hunter. He married Elizabeth F. Sikes on 25 Dec. 1842. He was baptized. He was in the Nauvoo Legion, Nauvoo Masonic Lodge, and the Nauvoo City Council with Wilford Woodruff. He died 15 Oct. 1876 in Shullsburg, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin.

Footnotes

Wilson Law (L7SF-FJN), "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 6 Feb. 2022). Wilson Law, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/wilson-law, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). Wilson Law, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/wilson-law, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 254

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    April 10, 1844 ~ Wednesday April 10th Wendsday I spent the day at home to work in my garden April 11, 1844 ~ Thursday 11th [FIGURE] I spent the day in council some remarks wer made upon the principle of toleration April 12, 1844 ~ Friday 12th I spent the day at home April 13, 1844 ~ Saturday 13th A meeting assembled at 2 oclok & herd a discours delivered by Elder Taylor, upon ...
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    April 10, 1844 April 11, 1844 April 12, 1844 April 13, 1844 April 14, 1844 April 15, 1844 April 16, 1844 April 17, 1844 April 18, 1844 April 19, 1844 April 20, 1844 April 21, 1844
  • Page 256

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    May 4, 1844 ~ Saturday 4th I mooved into my new brick house & truly felt thankful to have a comfortable dwelling to leave my family in while I go on my mishion [FIGURE] May 5, 1844 ~ Sunday May 5th 1844 I spent the day at home with my family to prepare for my summers mishion I called my family together & blessed them. Phebe washed my feet that I might be clean evry whit. I spent the evening at home ...
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    May 4, 1844 May 5, 1844 May 6, 1844 May 7, 1844
  • Page 336

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    he lives in 1 mile of Greenfield, he wished to put in 400 bushels of wheat for the Temple September 5, 1844 ~ Thursday 5th Rode to Yrick Tavern took dinner had an interview with Mrs Alney. learned that Wm & Wilson Law had just passed before us, we rode to Mr Kimballs from Maine & spent the night September 6, 1844 ~ Friday 6th Rode across the Prairie swamped our horses, took breakfast at
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    September 5, 1844 September 6, 1844 September 7, 1844 September 8, 1844
  • Page 288

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    July 16, 1844 ~ Tuesday 16th [FIGURES] As I arose in the morning Sister Phelps handed me two Letters one from E. Snow and one from J. E. Page both confirming the death of thhe Patriarch and Prophet Joseph & Hyram Smith; I immediately wrote three letters & sent to Brigham Young one to Peterboro N.H. one to Lowell & one to
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    July 16, 1844 July 17, 1844
  • Page 224

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    March 24, 1844 ~ Sunday 24th March Sunday I met with the saints at the Temple when I arived President Joseph Smith was speaking the following is the substa- nce of what I herd him say I have been informed by two gentleman that a conspiricy is got up in this place for the purpose of taking the life of President Joseph Smith his family and all the Smith family, the heads of the Church, one of the gentleman will give his name to the public & the other wishes it to be ...
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    March 24, 1844
  • Page 186

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    January 1, 1844 ~ Monday JAN 1st 1844 Eighteen hundred forty four enters the stage with a cold blustering rain storm I spent the day plastering and white washing the printing office. I spent a few moments however in planting some choice stones in my garding I planted 4 Apricotts, 13 Plums, 11 shugar cherry & 30 choice peach stones. President Smith had a large company at his house as he did on the eve of christmas January 2 ...
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    January 1, 1844 January 2, 1844 January 3, 1844 January 4, 1844 January 5, 1844 January 6, 1844
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    Part of Letter to Brigham Young, 8 September 1844

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    I have made Enquiry among the Saints as I came along about furnishing the teams with a load of sumthing for the Temple wheat seemed to be about the ownly thing that their was a prospect of getting and that generally was not thrashed, a number spoke of driving Beef cattle. I told them it would be acept- able. I spent the night with Br. Simpson B. Huffaker one mile for south of Green field he says he has about 400 bushels of wheat he will turn into ...