History, 1838–1856, volume C-1 Addenda

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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<1840  Decr. 31> Exposed.” By :
The Editor of the London Despatch, published an article  on Novr. 8th. against the Latter Day Saints, containing some  of the false statements of Capt. D. L. St. Clair, in his Tract  against them, which was replied to by Elder  in the November No. of the Millenial Star:
“The Millenium, and other Poems: <to> which is annexed,  “A treatise on the Regeneration, and Eternal Duration  of Matter. By ,——  —— .

Addenda • 1 January 1841

<1841  Jany 1> Elders , , & attended a Conference  in .
Elders , and are in London.
Elder in Edinburgh.
Elder in Burslem.
Elder in Preston.
Elders & are on route for .
Elder at , Hancock Co. Ills.

Addenda • 16 May 1841

<May 16> Sunday. Conference <met> in London pursuant to adjournment.  Elders (of the twelve Apostles), Lorenzo Snow, (High Priests), two Elders, several Priests, Teachers  and Deacons, with a respectable company of members  present. Elder Snow represented the London branch  consisting of 74 Members, and good prospect for increase.  The branch at Bedford was represented by ,  consisting of 68 Members, 8 Priests, and 1 Teacher. John  Griffith, Priest, represented the branch at Woolwich, consisting  of 6 Members. Elder Jno. Bourne who was sent to labor at  Ipswich, was obliged to leave, there being no prospect of  success, and the brethren refusing to entertain him, so that  he had to sleep on the ground. In consequence of this the Conference  passed a resolution condemnatory of their conduct. (page 1203

Addenda • 25 May 1841

Head Quarters, Nauvoo, Legion,
City of , Illinois,
May 25th. 1841
General Orders.
The 1st. Company (riflemen) 1st. Battalion, 2nd. Regiment,  2nd. Cohort, will be attached to the escort contemplated in the [p. 7]
1840 Decr. 31 Exposed.” By :
The Editor of the London Despatch, published an article on Novr. 8th. against the Latter Day Saints, containing some of the false statements of Capt. D. L. St. Clair, in his Tract against them, which was replied to by Elder in the November No. of the Millenial Star:
“The Millenium, and other Poems: to which is annexed, “A treatise on the Regeneration, and Eternal Duration of Matter. By ,—— —— .

Addenda • 1 January 1841

1841 Jany 1 Elders , , & attended a Conference in .
Elders , and are in London.
Elder in Edinburgh.
Elder in Burslem.
Elder in Preston.
Elders & are on route for .
Elder at , Hancock Co. Ills.

Addenda • 16 May 1841

May 16 Sunday. Conference met in London pursuant to adjournment. Elders (of the twelve Apostles), Lorenzo Snow, (High Priests), two Elders, several Priests, Teachers and Deacons, with a respectable company of members present. Elder Snow represented the London branch consisting of 74 Members, and good prospect for increase. The branch at Bedford was represented by , consisting of 68 Members, 8 Priests, and 1 Teacher. John Griffith, Priest, represented the branch at Woolwich, consisting of 6 Members. Elder Jno. Bourne who was sent to labor at Ipswich, was obliged to leave, there being no prospect of success, and the brethren refusing to entertain him, so that he had to sleep on the ground. In consequence of this the Conference passed a resolution condemnatory of their conduct. (page 1203

Addenda • 25 May 1841

Head Quarters, Nauvoo, Legion,
City of , Illinois,
May 25th. 1841
General Orders.
The 1st. Company (riflemen) 1st. Battalion, 2nd. Regiment, 2nd. Cohort, will be attached to the escort contemplated in the [p. 7]
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