Perhaps some indication of how her husband's "gross improprieties toward the opposite sex" during the early s effected Maria Woodbury Hurlbut, can be inferred from words she penned in It is not known where he learned this trade. Johnson's description of her as "a large corpulent i. Despite her sojourn among the Wisconsin apostates, Huldah had joined the Brighamites in Deseret by see the diaries of her in-law, Appleton M. At the expiration of that period, his case was again examoned and the Conference resolved that "Upon reliable testimony given to this conference, his deportment during suspension, has been unworthy of the sacred office of a minister of the Gospel" and defrocked him permanently. At any rate, it appears that D. Spaulding's novel pretended to give a history of the origin of the Indians from four nations who were the first navagators, and who drifted over to America, from the Mediterranean Sea. Williams' beautiful daughter [Lovina Susan Williams ], and told her he had a revelation to marry her; she told him when she received a revelation they would be married. Pratt, at the office of the newly founded Millennial Star in Liverpool. There, following the demise of Apostle Kimball in , Huldah was reportedly sealed to his son, Jedediah H. The pious old deacon was arraigned before a justice of the peace, and was on the eve of being bound over for his appearance to the county court, when to put an end to the evils which might result from his pious care of Mrs. At least three of David Hurlbut's children took up residence in or near Rushville, Middlesex twp. She was a fine looking woman, and traveled for months with Smith, about nine or ten months before her child was born. Iowa had particular reasons for anti-Mormon sentiment. Hurlbut during the spring of , that hitherto unsuspected union may help explain a certain odd historical episode involving Hurlbut, his Mentor, Ohio landlord, and a woman identified only as his "wife". He could not reason on anything.