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History, 1838–1856, volume C-1 Addenda

Addenda • 31 December 1840

1840 Decr. 31 The following is a list of Books, Pamphlets, and Letters published for and against the Latter Day Saints, during the past year so far as have come under my observation,
Fourteen numbers of the “Times & Seasons” have been issued from the Office in Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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, containing 224 pages, edited by Ebenezer Robinson

25 May 1816–11 Mar. 1891. Printer, editor, publisher. Born at Floyd (near Rome), Oneida Co., New York. Son of Nathan Robinson and Mary Brown. Moved to Utica, Oneida Co., ca. 1831, and learned printing trade at Utica Observer. Moved to Ravenna, Portage Co....

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& Don Carlos Smith

25 Mar. 1816–7 Aug. 1841. Farmer, printer, editor. Born at Norwich, Windsor Co., Vermont. Son of Joseph Smith Sr. and Lucy Mack. Moved to Palmyra, Ontario Co., New York, 1816–Jan. 1817. Moved to Manchester, Ontario Co., 1825. Baptized into LDS church by David...

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, three numbers having been issued during 1839:
Eight numbers of the “Millennial Star” have been published at 149 Oldham Road, Manchester, England, containing 216 pages, edited by Elder Parley P. Pratt

12 Apr. 1807–13 May 1857. Farmer, editor, publisher, teacher, school administrator, legislator, explorer, author. Born at Burlington, Otsego Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Traveled west with brother William to acquire land, 1823....

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A selection of Hymns was published about the first of July in England by 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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, John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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, and Parley P. Pratt

12 Apr. 1807–13 May 1857. Farmer, editor, publisher, teacher, school administrator, legislator, explorer, author. Born at Burlington, Otsego Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Traveled west with brother William to acquire land, 1823....

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, for the use of the Saints in Europe:
The Revd Robert Hays, Wesleyan Minister, Douglas, Isle of Man, published three addresses in pamphlet form, against the Latter Day Saints, which were replied to in the following order:
An answer to some false statements and misrepresentations published by the Revd. Robert Heys, Wesleyan Minister, in an address to his Society in Douglas, and its Vicinity on the Subject of Mormonism. By John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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Octr. 7th. 1840:
Calumny refuted, and the truth defended, being a reply to the second address of the Revd. Robert Heys. By John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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, Douglas, Octr. 29th. 1840:
Truth defended and Methodism weighed in the Balances and found wanting; being a reply to the third address of the Revd. Robert Heys against the Latter Day Saints: And also an exposure of the principles of Methodism. By John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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, Liverpool

Seaport, city, county borough, and market-town in northwestern England. Experienced exponential growth during nineteenth century. Population in 1830 about 120,000. Population in 1841 about 290,000. First Mormon missionaries to England arrived in Liverpool...

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, Decr. 7th. 1840:
The Latter Day Saints and the Book of Mormon; being a few words of warning against the Latter Day Saints, from a minister to his flock. W. J. Morrish, Ledbury, Herefordshire, Septr.:
A second warning by the same W. J. Morrish, Octr. 15th.:
A few more facts relating to the Self-styled “Latter-Day-Saints”; by John Simons, Church of England Minister, Dymock Herefordshire Septr. 14th.:
Several letters written by Mr. J. Curran and published in the Manx Liberal, Isle of Man, in October, were replied to by Elder John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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Mormonism weighed in the Balances of the Sanctuary and found wanting: the substance of four lectures by Samuel [p. 5]

Addenda • 31 December 1840

<1840  Decr. 31> The following is a list of Books, Pamphlets, and Letters  published for and against the Latter Day Saints, during  the past year so far as have come under my observation, in  addition to those already noticed in my history.
Fourteen numbers of the “Times & Seasons” have been issued from the  Office in Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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, containing 224 pages, edited by E[benezer] Robinson

25 May 1816–11 Mar. 1891. Printer, editor, publisher. Born at Floyd (near Rome), Oneida Co., New York. Son of Nathan Robinson and Mary Brown. Moved to Utica, Oneida Co., ca. 1831, and learned printing trade at Utica Observer. Moved to Ravenna, Portage Co....

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& Don Carlos  Smith

25 Mar. 1816–7 Aug. 1841. Farmer, printer, editor. Born at Norwich, Windsor Co., Vermont. Son of Joseph Smith Sr. and Lucy Mack. Moved to Palmyra, Ontario Co., New York, 1816–Jan. 1817. Moved to Manchester, Ontario Co., 1825. Baptized into LDS church by David...

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, three numbers having been issued during 1839:
Eight numbers of the “Millennial Star” have been published  at 149 Oldham Road, Manchester, England, containing 216 pages,  edited by Elder Parley P. Pratt

12 Apr. 1807–13 May 1857. Farmer, editor, publisher, teacher, school administrator, legislator, explorer, author. Born at Burlington, Otsego Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Traveled west with brother William to acquire land, 1823....

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:
A selection of Hymns was published about the first of July  in England by 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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, John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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, and Parley P. Pratt

12 Apr. 1807–13 May 1857. Farmer, editor, publisher, teacher, school administrator, legislator, explorer, author. Born at Burlington, Otsego Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Traveled west with brother William to acquire land, 1823....

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,  for the use of the Saints in Europe:
The Revd Robert Hays, Wesleyan Minister, Douglas, Isle of Man,  published three addresses in pamphlet form, against the Latter Day  Saints, which were replied to in the following order:
An answer to some false statements and misrepresentations  published by the Revd. Robert Heys, Wesleyan Minister, in an  address to his Society in Douglas, and its Vicinity on the  Subject of Mormonism. By John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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Octr. 7th. 1840:
Calumny refuted, and the truth defended, being a  reply to the second address of the Revd. Robert Heys. By John  Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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, Douglas, Octr. 29th. 1840:
Truth defended and Methodism weighed in the Balances  and found wanting; being a reply to the third address of the  Revd. Robert Heys against the Latter Day Saints: And also  an exposure of the principles of Methodism. By John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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,  Liverpool

Seaport, city, county borough, and market-town in northwestern England. Experienced exponential growth during nineteenth century. Population in 1830 about 120,000. Population in 1841 about 290,000. First Mormon missionaries to England arrived in Liverpool...

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, Decr. 7th. 1840:
The Latter Day Saints and the Book of Mormon; <being> a few  words of warning against the Latter Day Saints, from a minister  to his flock. W. J. Morrish, Ledbury, Herefordshire, Septr.:
A second warning by the same W. J. Morrish, Octr. 15th.:
A few more facts relating to the Self-styled “Latter-Day-Saints”;  by John Simons, Church <of England> Minister, Dymock Herefordshire Septr. 14th.:
Several letters written by Mr. J. Curran and published in the  Manx Liberal, Isle of Man, in October, were replied to by Elder  John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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Mormonism weighed in the Balances of the Sanctuary and  found wanting: the substance of four lectures by Samuel [p. 5]
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JS, History, 1838–1856, vol. C-1, addenda, created 18 Oct.–ca. 20 Nov. 1854; 75 pages in volume bearing three labels reading “Historical Notation,” “From 1841 to 1851,” and “Addenda to C1;” handwriting of Leo Hawkins, Jonathan Grimshaw, Robert Campbell, and John L. Smith; CHL.

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