Minute Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Forced taxes; We therefore each of us agree to pay to into the  hand of the agent of the church or his  successor in office. Subject to the order of <the Bishop> or his successor in office; to be expended for  any or all of the above named purposes; two cents on the  dollar or one fiftieth of what we are worth after deducting  what we owe; We further agree that <we> will <furnish> the  witt furnish a scedule or inventory of our property at or  before the time we pay to the agent of the church the above  named percentage which we agree shall be done  in the course of the year eighteen hundred and thirty eight.
Dec 1837.
The first and second items were read and passed  But one amendment was offered to the third by  and others which was withdrawn.. The Item then passed.
Much discussion was had and the Item of church  revinue dismissed till one week from Saturday  next And Pres’ts ; and were added to that committee  And were ordered to make a further report on  (if time would allow) on said day;
Council adjourned till candle light.
Council met pursuant to adjournment.
and of the com mittee sent to explore the north country  made a verbal report. Their labours so far as  performed were accepted by the council and the  subject further laid over till the bills of  surveys could be had. was also  ad[d]ed to said committee now consists of  . and :  It was the unanimous voice of the council that  . be allowed a location for his aged  father near the one allotted to himself: in consideration  of past services rendered the expedition in staying  behind to bring in the camp utensils with the teams.— [p. 92]
Forced taxes; We therefore each of us agree to pay into the hand of the agent of the church or his successor in office. Subject to the order of the Bishop or his successor in office; to be expended for any or all of the above named purposes; two cents on the dollar or one fiftieth of what we are worth after deducting what we owe; We further agree that we will furnish the witt a scedule or inventory of our property at or before the time we pay to the agent of the church the above named percentage which we agree shall be done in the course of the year eighteen hundred and thirty eight.
Dec 1837.
The first and second items were read and passed But one amendment was offered to the third by and others which was withdrawn.. The Item then passed.
Much discussion was had and the Item of church revinue dismissed till one week from Saturday next And Pres’ts ; and were added to that committee And were ordered to make a further report (if time would allow) on said day;
Council adjourned till candle light.
Council met pursuant to adjournment.
and of the committee sent to explore the north country made a verbal report. Their labours so far as performed were accepted by the council and the subject further laid over till the bills of surveys could be had. was also added to said committee now consists of . and : It was the unanimous voice of the council that . be allowed a location for his aged father near the one allotted to himself: in consideration of past services rendered the expedition in staying behind to bring in the camp utensils with the teams.— [p. 92]
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