History, 1838–1856, volume B-1 [1 September 1834–2 November 1838]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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< &c.> , Asa Lyman, ,  <March 7.> Jonas Putnam and received the same blessing. The  blessing referred to is was according to each man’s labor or donation, and  in addition was promised wisdom and ability to  <Blessings &c. &c.> proclaim the gospel. Edmund Durfee Junr. and  <A. Miner &c> Gideon Ormsby received the same blessing and Edmund Durfee  Junr was ordained an . Albert miner, and , Peter Shirts, Isaac Hubbard and Horace Burgess were blessed,  <D. Stillman &c> and P. Shirts and H. Burgess were ordained Elders. Dexter Stillman,  Ames F. Herrick, and were blessed, ,  <J. Young senr &c>Jaman [James] Aldrich and John Young Senior were blessed. Giles  Cook Junr and M[arvel] C. Davis were blessed and ordained elders.  <Wm. Carter.> William Carter who was blind, was promised a restoration to sight  if faithful. , Joel Mc. Withy [McWithee], Matthew Foy, James Randall, <.> and were blessed. was ordained  a missionary to the Lamanites, after others have unlocked the door  with a promise of gathering many to Zion, and of returning  at the end of his mission, with great joy to enjoy the blessings  <> of his family. , and were blessed, and was told that God had  a work for him, to go and preach the gospel to the Sectarian  Priests of this age; to call after them, and hunt them up, wherever  he could hear of them, and preach the gospel to them, whether  they will hear or not. William Bosley and were  <> blessed and ordained elders. was blessed  with a promise of wisdom to proclaim the gospel and also  <.> to write in wisdom. and  <Adjournment> Oliver Higby were blessed. Adjourned till tomorrow.
<Sunday 8.> March 8th. Met in the pursuant to adjournment. ,  Levi Osgood, Alpheus Harman [Harmon], , ,  Z. H. Brewster, Samuel Tompkins, John Ormsby, Luman Carter,  , , Thomas Fisher, Stirry Fisk,  <Amos R. Orton> Amos R. Orton and Almon Sherman were blessed. Amos R. Orton  was ordained an elder and a missionary to the Lamanites. Andrew  H. Aldrich, Thomas Baily, Seba Ives, Ebenezer Jennings,  , , James Lake, and William Redfield  were blessed and Wm Redfield was ordained an elder. Cyrus Lake  Harvey Smith, Isaac Cleveland. William Baker, , John Wheeler. Henry Baker, William Fisk, Henry  Wilcox, George W. Gee, David clough and were  blessed and was set apart a Missionary to the  Lamanites. , , , Loren  Babbit, Blake Baldwin, and Joseph B. Baldwin. were blessed, , , and Gad Yale were blessed, and Gad  Yale being one who went to the relief of the brethren in  <Gad Yale> was blessed accordingly. , Sidney Tanner, , Robert Quigley, and were blessed; and Samuel  Canfield was blessed and ordained an Elder. [p. 580]
&c. , Asa Lyman, , March 7. Jonas Putnam and received the same blessing. The blessing referred to was according to each man’s labor or donation, and in addition was promised wisdom and ability to Blessings &c. &c. proclaim the gospel. Edmund Durfee Junr. and A. Miner &c Gideon Ormsby received the same blessing and Edmund Durfee Junr was ordained an . Albert miner, , Peter Shirts, Isaac Hubbard and Horace Burgess were blessed, D. Stillman &c and P. Shirts and H. Burgess were ordained Elders. Dexter Stillman, Ames F. Herrick, and were blessed, , J. Young senr &cJaman [James] Aldrich and John Young Senior were blessed. Giles Cook Junr and Marvel C. Davis were blessed and ordained elders. Wm. Carter. William Carter who was blind, was promised a restoration to sight if faithful. , Joel Mc. Withy [McWithee], Matthew Foy, James Randall,. and were blessed. was ordained a missionary to the Lamanites, after others have unlocked the door with a promise of gathering many to Zion, and of returning at the end of his mission, with great joy to enjoy the blessings of his family. , and were blessed, and was told that God had a work for him, to go and preach the gospel to the Sectarian Priests of this age; to call after them, and hunt them up, wherever he could hear of them, and preach the gospel to them, whether they will hear or not. William Bosley and were blessed and ordained elders. was blessed with a promise of wisdom to proclaim the gospel and also . to write in wisdom. and Adjournment Oliver Higby were blessed. Adjourned till tomorrow.
Sunday 8. March 8th. Met in pursuant to adjournment. , Levi Osgood, Alpheus Harman [Harmon], , , Z. H. Brewster, Samuel Tompkins, John Ormsby, Luman Carter, , , Thomas Fisher, Stirry Fisk, Amos R. Orton Amos R. Orton and Almon Sherman were blessed. Amos R. Orton was ordained an elder and a missionary to the Lamanites. Andrew H. Aldrich, Thomas Baily, Seba Ives, Ebenezer Jennings, , , James Lake, and William Redfield were blessed and Wm Redfield was ordained an elder. Cyrus Lake Harvey Smith, Isaac Cleveland. William Baker, , John Wheeler. Henry Baker, William Fisk, Henry Wilcox, George W. Gee, David clough and were blessed and was set apart a Missionary to the Lamanites. , , , Loren Babbit, Blake Baldwin, and Joseph B. Baldwin. were blessed, , , and Gad Yale were blessed, and Gad Yale being one who went to the relief of the brethren in — Gad Yale was blessed accordingly. , Sidney Tanner, , Robert Quigley, and were blessed; and Samuel Canfield was blessed and ordained an Elder. [p. 580]
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