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Revelation, 17 April 1838

Revelation given to Brigham Young

1 June 1801–29 Aug. 1877. Carpenter, painter, glazier, colonizer. Born at Whitingham, Windham Co., Vermont. Son of John Young and Abigail (Nabby) Howe. Brought up in Methodist household; later joined Methodist church. Moved to Sherburne, Chenango Co., New...

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at Far West

Originally called Shoal Creek. Located fifty-five miles northeast of Independence. Surveyed 1823; first settled by whites, 1831. Site purchased, 8 Aug. 1836, before Caldwell Co. was organized for Latter-day Saints in Missouri. William W. Phelps and John Whitmer...

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April 17th 1838. Verrily thus Saith the Lord, Let my Servant Brigham Young

1 June 1801–29 Aug. 1877. Carpenter, painter, glazier, colonizer. Born at Whitingham, Windham Co., Vermont. Son of John Young and Abigail (Nabby) Howe. Brought up in Methodist household; later joined Methodist church. Moved to Sherburne, Chenango Co., New...

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go unto the place which he has baught on Mill Creek

Mormon settlement established along stream of same name. Located about six miles northeast of Far West, Missouri. Brigham Young purchased eighty acres on Mill Creek, Aug. 1837. JS revelation, dated 1838, directed Young to settle his family on this property...

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and there provide for his family until an effectual door is opened for the suport of his family untill I shall command [him] to go hence, and not to leave his family untill they are amply provided for Amen.—— [p. 32]
Revelation given to Brigham Young

1 June 1801–29 Aug. 1877. Carpenter, painter, glazier, colonizer. Born at Whitingham, Windham Co., Vermont. Son of John Young and Abigail (Nabby) Howe. Brought up in Methodist household; later joined Methodist church. Moved to Sherburne, Chenango Co., New...

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at Far West

Originally called Shoal Creek. Located fifty-five miles northeast of Independence. Surveyed 1823; first settled by whites, 1831. Site purchased, 8 Aug. 1836, before Caldwell Co. was organized for Latter-day Saints in Missouri. William W. Phelps and John Whitmer...

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 April 17th 1838. Verrily thus Saith the Lord, Let  my Servant Brigham Young

1 June 1801–29 Aug. 1877. Carpenter, painter, glazier, colonizer. Born at Whitingham, Windham Co., Vermont. Son of John Young and Abigail (Nabby) Howe. Brought up in Methodist household; later joined Methodist church. Moved to Sherburne, Chenango Co., New...

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go unto the place  which he has baught on Mill Creek

Mormon settlement established along stream of same name. Located about six miles northeast of Far West, Missouri. Brigham Young purchased eighty acres on Mill Creek, Aug. 1837. JS revelation, dated 1838, directed Young to settle his family on this property...

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and there provide  for his family until an effectual door is op[e]ned for  the suport of his family untill I shall command [him] to  go hence, and not to leave his family untill they are  amply provided for Amen.—— [p. 32]
Revelation, Far West

Originally called Shoal Creek. Located fifty-five miles northeast of Independence. Surveyed 1823; first settled by whites, 1831. Site purchased, 8 Aug. 1836, before Caldwell Co. was organized for Latter-day Saints in Missouri. William W. Phelps and John Whitmer...

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, MO, 17 Apr. 1838; in JS, Journal, Mar.–Sept. 1838, p. 32; handwriting of George W. Robinson

14 May 1814–10 Feb. 1878. Clerk, postmaster, merchant, clothier, banker. Born at Pawlet, Rutland Co., Vermont. Baptized into LDS church and moved to Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio, by 1836. Clerk and recorder for Kirtland high council, beginning Jan. 1836. Married...

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