Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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of note transpired
22 October 1835 • Thursday
Thursday 22d at home attending  to my domestick concerns
23 October 1835 • Friday
Friday 23d at home attended the prayer meeting
24 October 1835 • Saturday
Saturday 24th Mr. Goodrich and his lady called  called to see the antient Records also called at Doct.   to see the mummies, Brs. Hawks & Carpenter  from visited us & taried over Sunday and  attended meeting—
25 October 1835 • Sunday
Sunday 25th attended meeting   preached in the fore noon, Elder   in the after noon, after which  Elder joined Br. & Sister in matrimony, and I blessed them with long  life and prosperity in the name of Jesus Christ,  at evening I attended prayer meeting opened it and  exorted, the brethren & Sister about one hour, the Lord  pourd out his spirit and some glorious things, were  spoken in the gift of toungs, and interpeted concer ning the redemption of
26 October 1835 • Monday
Monday 26th went to to attend the county  Court in company with Brs & , was called in question before this  Court for not doing military duty, and was fined  because we had not our minuets with  us for testimony to prove that was  clerk of the conference,— this testimony we should  have carried with us had it not been for the  neglect of our Council, or Lawyer, who did not  put us in possession of this information this we  feel was a want of fidelity to his client, and  we concider it a base insult <practised> upon us on the  account of our faith, that the ungodly might  have unlawful power over us and trample us  under their unhallowed feet; <&> in consequence  of this neglect a fine was imposed on [p. 9]
of note transpired
22 October 1835 • Thursday
Thursday 22d at home attending to my domestick concerns
23 October 1835 • Friday
Friday 23d at home
24 October 1835 • Saturday
Saturday 24th Mr. Goodrich and his lady called to see the antient Records also called at Doct. to see the mummies, Brs. Hawks & Carpenter from visited us & taried over Sunday and attended meeting—
25 October 1835 • Sunday
Sunday 25th attended meeting preached in the fore noon, Elder in the after noon, after which Elder joined Br. & Sister in matrimony, and I blessed them with long life and prosperity in the name of Jesus Christ, at evening I attended prayer meeting opened it and exorted, the brethren & Sister about one hour, the Lord pourd out his spirit and some glorious things, were spoken in the gift of toungs, and interpeted concerning the redemption of
26 October 1835 • Monday
Monday 26th went to to attend the county Court in company with Brs & , was called in question before this Court for not doing military duty, and was fined because we had not our minuets with us for testimony to prove that was clerk of the conference,— this testimony we should have carried with us had it not been for the neglect of our Council, or Lawyer, who did not put us in possession of this information this we feel was a want of fidelity to his client, and we concider it a base insult practised upon us on the account of our faith, that the ungodly might have unlawful power over us and trample us under their unhallowed feet; & in consequence of this neglect a fine was imposed on [p. 9]
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