Woodruff, Rich County, Utah Territory

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  • Page 103

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LOST IN A SNOW STORM. I took my team and started early on Saturday morning. When I arrived at Woodruff, the Bishop urged me to stop until Monday and he would go with me. I told him, "No, I had tarried too long already." I drove on sprightly, and when within fifteen miles of Wasatch, a furious snow storm overtook me, the wind blowing heavily in my face. In fifteen minutes I could not see any road whatever, and knew not how or where to guide ...
  • Page 296

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

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    April 10, 1871 3 Missionaries & ordained 2 seventies. At the close I gave council to the Elders to keep a Journal of their official Acts & the Dealings of God with them B Pettit & Wilford grafted in the garding April 11, 1871 ~ Tuesday ^11 I grafted fruit in my garding^ April 12, 1871 ~ Wednesday 112. I went to the field & set out about 75 fruit trees April 13, 1871 ~ Thursday 123 ...
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    April 11, 1871 April 12, 1871 April 13, 1871 April 14, 1871 April 15, 1871 April 16, 1871 April 17, 1871 April 18, 1871 April 19, 1871 April 20, 1871 April 21, 1871 April 22, 1871
  • Page 298

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

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    May 4, 1871 ~ Thursday May 4, 1871 we went to the Canyon & got poles 16 M May 5, 1871 ~ Friday 5 I spent the day choreing Made shave horse, planted 1/2 Acre of corn, Made 2 long waggon Reads. Wilford & Keets are in the Canyon cutting poles May 6, 1871 ~ Saturday 6. I went to the Canyon got 2 loads of poles 16 M The Boys had Cut 500 poles & 100 Post timber May 7, 1871 ...
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    May 4, 1871 May 5, 1871 May 6, 1871 May 7, 1871 May 8, 1871 May 9, 1871 May 10, 1871 May 11, 1871 May 12, 1871 May 13, 1871 May 14, 1871 May 15, 1871 May 19, 1871 May 20, 1871 May 21, 1871
  • Page 300

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

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    Sunday June 11, 1871 forenoon 30 Minuts Afternoon President G Q Cannon spok 64 Minuts we are now Having large Assemblies of Gentiles attend our Meetings. I met with the Presidency & Twelve in the Prayer Circle June 12, 1871 ~ Monday 12. I went to the field & opened a large ditch for wattering June 13, 1871 ~ Tuesday to June 14, 1871 ~ Wednesday 13 & 14 I spent the time watering my farm the crops are drying up vary much ...
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    June 12, 1871 June 13, 1871 June 14, 1871 June 15, 1871 June 16, 1871 June 17, 1871 June 18, 1871 June 19, 1871 June 22, 1871 June 23, 1871 June 24, 1871 June 25, 1871 June 26, 1871 June 27, 1871
  • Page 315

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

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    Oct 329, 1871 I Married Christian A Dahl & Huldeh Lund on saturday MNight Oct 29, 1871 October 30, 1871 ~ Monday Oct 30. D H Wells got Bail to day in the sum of $50,000. L Snow went to court with me but we did not get in I went home & covered my Grape vines & done other choreing October 31, 1871 ~ Tuesday 31. We loaded our waggons with flour & Provision for the portion of ...
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    October 30, 1871 October 31, 1871 November 1, 1871 November 2, 1871 November 3, 1871 November 4, 1871 November 5, 1871 November 6, 1871 November 7, 1871 November 8, 1871 November 9, 1871
  • Page 317

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

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    November 23, 1871 ~ Thursday Nov 213 1871 It is still storming we all spent the day choreing November 24, 1871 ~ Friday 24. It rained nearly all day I felt strongly impressed to go home this feeling has been upon me since Monday Morning but it has stormed nearly Evry day & my family have urged me to stay I went to Otter Creek to day or in the Afternoon caught 10 trout November 25, 1871 ~ Saturday 25. [FIGURES] The same spirit rests upon me this morning to ...
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    November 23, 1871 November 24, 1871 November 25, 1871 November 26, 1871
  • Page 339

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

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    June 2, 1872 several times during the day we arived at Woodruff the stream was high & Bishop had a pair of Mules ready to hit[c]h on to my team & took me through the 3 branches of the creek the water ran into my waggon Box we stoped with Bishop Lee for the night 20 M June 3, 1872 ~ Monday 3d we drove to Randolph, & at 12 oclok we held a council & made Appointments in Bear Lake valley. I wrote a letter to ...
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    June 3, 1872 June 4, 1872 June 5, 1872 June 6, 1872 June 7, 1872 June 8, 1872 June 9, 1872 June 10, 1872 June 11, 1872 June 12, 1872 June 13, 1872 June 14, 1872 June 15, 1872 June 16, 1872
  • Page 359

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

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    December 12, 1872 ~ Thursday Dec 12, 1872 President Young started to St George this morning I went over Jordon with Eligah Jones & Asahel Woodruff we shot 3 rabits & one of them after shooting him & arrying him in the waggon 2 Hours he came to Jumped out of the waggon & ran away 10 M December 13, 1872 ~ Friday 13 [FIGURE] I received 3 letters from David, F D ...
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    December 12, 1872 December 13, 1872 December 14, 1872 December 15, 1872 December 16, 1872 December 17, 1872 December 18, 1872
  • Page 10

    Part of Autobiography 1882 Leaves from My Journal Notes Testimony

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    this was known to some rode agents in the city and they gathered a company of robers and went on ahead of Brother Rich and lay in ambush intending to kill the mormans & rob them of their money before reaching the company of robers they came to a big path ahead which shortened their distance the spirit said to Brother Rich to take that path the Brothren with him marveled at his course not knowing that enemies awaited them, but they arrived in safety at Sanbernadeno with their lives ...
  • Page 39

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

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    June 8, 1873 I attended the Prayer Circle at Noon. Afternoon President Joseph Young spoke 49 Minuts & President Brigham Young 56 Minuts I attended the the prayer circle with the 12 in the Evening I received a letter from Susans children June 9, 1873 ~ Monday 9 I finished the fence to day & was vary weary at night June 10, 1873 ~ Tuesday 10. I was quite unwell all day not able to do but Little ...
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    June 9, 1873 June 10, 1873 June 11, 1873 June 14, 1873 June 15, 1873 June 16, 1873 June 17, 1873 June 18, 1873 June 19, 1873 June 21, 1873 June 22, 1873