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Historian's Office Journal (HOJ)

artifact #700100
created 2018-02-10 by bplewe
citation: Historian's Office Journal, Church History Library CR 100 1   
assertion #4004447 by bplewe on 2018-02-10: confidence 100%.
description: Daily diary of the Church Historian's office, but since the historian was usually an apostle, it also includes minutes and journals of Twelve and First Presidency   
assertion #4004448 by bplewe on 2021-01-24: confidence 100%.
has part: HOJ 23:329   
entity #800746, assertion #4007888 by bplewe on 2021-01-24: confidence 100%.
catalog entry: catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org   
assertion #4004471 by bplewe on 2021-01-24: confidence 100%.
describes: Long Valley Ward (1871)   (image: catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org, source part: V.33 p.27)
14 Sep 1874: in SLC, Brigham Young ordains Howard O. Spencer to be Bishop and “and to preside in the branches in Long Valley, Kane Co., and to act as a bishop in such other places as he may at any time be required by the First Presidency.”
entity #700335, assertion #4007890 by bplewe on 2021-01-24: confidence 100%.
describes: Blockhouse/Kanesville Branch   (source part: box 1 V.10 p.13)
Leaders visit the branch and order the construction of a large meetinghouse, December 3 1847
entity #480501, assertion #4004488 by bplewe on 2018-02-13: confidence 100%.
describes: Bertrand Branch [Iowa]   (source part: box 1 v.10 p.18)
mentions "The branch over which Elder Brownell presided and where Solomon Hancock resided who died 1 Sept'r & was buried . . . went back 4 miles to the Mill Branch," 5 Dec 1847, context indicate it is in the Mill/Mosquito area
entity #481187, assertion #4004449 by bplewe on 2018-02-11: confidence 80%.
describes: Council Point Branch   (source part: box 1 V.10 p.1)
Brigham Young and other apostles visited the branch 2 Dec 1847
entity #481228, assertion #4004579 by bplewe on 2018-02-17: confidence 100%.
describes: Mill Branch   (image: dcms.lds.org, source part: box 1 V.10 p.13)
Church leaders visit Mill Branch, Dec 5 1847
entity #480180, assertion #4004736 by bplewe on 2018-03-03: confidence 100%.
describes: Big Spring on Mosquito Branch   (source part: box 1 V.10 p.18)
apostles visit "Big Spring Branch presided over by E.M. Greene," December 5 1847. Also mentions Dominicus Carter and Wm F. Carter
entity #481223, assertion #4004469 by bplewe on 2018-02-11: confidence 100%.
mentions: Kanosh Ward   (image: catalog.churchofjesuschrist.org, source part: V.25 p.73)
30 Jan 1861: George A. Smith organizes a branch at Corn Creek [Kanosh], president Peter Robison
entity #12262, assertion #4009493 by bplewe on 2021-05-01: confidence 100%.
mentions: Deseret Branch (1860s)   
1 Mar 1861: George A. Smith organizes a branch at Deseret City, 111 members, Jacob Croft presiding
entity #300120, assertion #4009497 by bplewe on 2021-05-01: confidence 100%.