Letterbook 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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agreed that the case be handed over to the high council.
Asahel Perry made application to be recieved into fell owship and was voted into his former standing.
After having refered the business not gone into to the  high council; the president then returned thanks to the  conference for their good attention and liberality and  having blessed them in the name of the Lord the con ference was dismissed.
The next conference was appointed to be held  on the sixth day of April next.
Minutes • 2 June 1839
A Conference was held at the house of brother   in , Ill, on the  second day of June 1839, for the purpose of organizing a  church. Meeting was opened by , after  which, Elder arose and made know[n] the  object of the meeting; then nominated  president who was unanimously chosen, and John Vance  was appointed secretary. After adjusting some small  matters of difficulties, proceeded to appoint Arctes Geer  Priest, Henry Hoyt teacher, and John Sagers Deacon,  them then some three or four children were brot forward and  blessed in the church, and after dismission, and was  baptized. This Church consists of sixty nine members in  good standing.
, Prest.
John Vance, Clerk [p. 167]
agreed that the case be handed over to the high council.
Asahel Perry made application to be recieved into fellowship and was voted into his former standing.
After having refered the business not gone into to the high council; the president then returned thanks to the conference for their good attention and liberality and having blessed them in the name of the Lord the conference was dismissed.
The next conference was appointed to be held on the sixth day of April next.
Minutes • 2 June 1839
A Conference was held at the house of brother in , Ill, on the second day of June 1839, for the purpose of organizing a church. Meeting was opened by , after which, Elder arose and made known the object of the meeting; then nominated president who was unanimously chosen, and John Vance was appointed secretary. After adjusting some small matters of difficulties, proceeded to appoint Arctes Geer Priest, Henry Hoyt teacher, and John Sagers Deacon, then some three or four children were brot forward and blessed in the church, and after dismission, and was baptized. This Church consists of sixty nine members in good standing.
, Prest.
John Vance, Clerk [p. 167]
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