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January 1877


EVENTS IN EMMELINE B. WELLS’S DIARY FOR 1877

1 January

St. George Temple was partially dedicated.

30 July

Copies of Women of Mormondom arrived in Salt Lake City.

29 August

President Brigham Young died.

12 September

Wrote a poem titled “Mizpah.”

13 September

Visited Relief Society in Grantsville, Utah Territory.

9 November

At this point in her diary, made notes of talks given by women leaders at the Weber Stake Relief Society Conference in October.

11 January 1877 • Monday

I had all my children and grand-children home to dinner, we did not receive calls yet of our friends there were 37 called, no refreshments. St. George Temple dedicated in part.

2 January 1877 • Tuesday

Mary Ann [Hallock] Foote2

925

3 January 1877 • Wednesday

Geo. E. Snyder

Chapman

Dickinson Co

Kansas [p. 25] {p. 28}

4 January 1877 • Thursday

W. [William] C. Hendrie

331. Montgomery St

Room 16.

San Francisco, Cal.

5 January 1877 • Friday

Mrs. Elizabeth [Baum] Bean

Richfield

Sevier Co. 6. month

begin Aug. 15

[p. 26] {p. 29}

13 January 1877 • Saturday

Jane [Allen] Hughes, Nephi

father’s name William [W.] Allen, expects to be confined soon and wants help [p. 29] {p. 30}