An index would have been useful also. Allred, Interview with John Stewart Rocky Mountain Voice Library , March 7, 1974. Book Summary: The title of this book is Plural Wife and it was written by , Editor. Although shocked, Mabel knew at once that she too was to be one of his wives! The jury awarded the Allred family a fiftytwo million dollar decision, though they have yet to receive one cent. She might have also mentioned that by the time the Twentieth-century Fundamentalist Mormons felt that it was necessary to call others to help perpetuate their mission, all of the other men who were said to have been ordained by President Taylor were dead, with the exception of John and Lorin Woolley, so they could not have been associated with, let alone have led, the Fundamentalists. Let us not be divided in eternity. Mabel's autobiography maintains a mood of everyday normalcy strikingly in contrast with the stress of the ostracized life she was living.
Several others Charles Zitting, Louis Kelsch, Arnold Boss and Morris Kunz refused to bow to the state and remained locked up until they were released. Diary of Rulon Clark Allred, October 20, 1935. I was locked in this despicable place, not knowing when I would be free again! At the invitation of Dayer LeBaron, Rulon and others decided to move to Mexico in 1947 in order to get out from under the government pressure. On November 27, 1928, President Grant responded to a letter from Joseph W. If anyone reading this review has more information on this topic, please contact me at my email address, provided at the end of this paper.
But it was not so while John Y. Her cheerful tone, expressive of her wish to live simply and gracefully in this world, is tempered by more somber descriptions of her personal struggle with clinical depression, of Rulon. This is the key to the whole situation. Certainly the President of the Church—an appendage office and calling—could not, as such, be thus endowed, nor does the appointment belong to the Kingdom—another appendage organization—each being an appendage to the Priesthood proper. Musser, nor anyone else, ever claimed such a thing for himself, before or after the death of Woolley. I have seen your faces.
No, this is a divine principle that runs down through the world, plainly elucidated and expressed in verse 6 of Section 132 in the Doctrine and Covenants. Her piano playing and love for music assisted in keeping her sane during this time of persecution for living what she considered a necessary sacrifice to keep the laws of God. Katherine did not sign the divorce decree, hoping she might be able to help prosecute Rulon for bigamy. She said that as soon as she started to read that an evil spirit started to possess her, and so she ceased. Taylor Editors , The Journal of Louis Rulon Allred Volume 1 1959-1976 Privately published , August 13, 1965, p122.
Minutes of The Junior School of the Prophets, May 1, 1948, Copy of original in my possession. She filed for divorce October 1935 before he took another wife Myrtle Lloyd on November 9, 1935. It was at this point that the man next in line in the original Council, Leroy Johnson, after going to LeGrand Woolley and Louis Kelsch and finding them unwilling to preside, returned to Short Creek and took the reins. A revelation concerning Rulon, given to her the night before, gave Mabel comfort in this time of tragedy, in addition to the premonitions felt by other family members. Our united voice on a question in line with our responsibility and duty is the word of the Lord on the subject.
She was appointed chair of the Utah Heritage Foundation in 2006. Been laboring about 8 months. Have I not given my word in great plainness on this subject? Page 40 — Eslie, not Elsie, Jenson was chosen to be a member of Joseph W. Thank God it is only for time that I shall lose my little ones. The youngest pupil ever admitted to the Juilliard Graduate college of song, Harris was once destined for greatness at the international level.
Bibliographic Details Main Author: Author Other Authors: Editor Format: Online Book Language: English Published: Logan : Utah State University Press, 2012. The government is against us. Based on a sermon given by Rulon Allred on March 28, 1976, Barbara Owen Kelsch, Louis Alma Kelsch 1905-1974 Privately published, n. Wirthlin, in which he restored all her former temple blessings, which resulted in her being able to enter the Salt Lake Temple in 2003. Mabel's autobiography maintains a mood of everyday normalcy strikingly in contrast with the stress of the ostracized life she was living. It seems to me that only the One Mighty and Strong can straighten out the misunderstandings of my brethren and myself.
Such action might put a stop to the teachings of people who are today destroying the virtue of good women who are silly enough to listen to them. Abstract: Mabel Finlayson Allred was a wife of Rulon Allred, leader of the Apostolic United Brethren, one of the major groups of fundamentalist Mormons who, since about the 1930s, have practiced plural marriage as separatists from the mainstream Latter-day Saints Church. Diary of Melba Finlayson Allred, March 7, 1944, Typescript in my possession. They had railed about how unconstitutional the powers-that-be were by persecuting them for their religious convictions. Now back to the topic at hand. Due to harsh living conditions and head butting over authority claims between Dayer and members of the Priesthood Group, Rulon's family returned to Utah.