Nauvoo City Council Minute Book, 3 February 1841–8 February 1845

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A Record of the proceedings of the City Council of the City of
Handcock County, State of Illinois, commencing A. D. 1841.—
 
Minutes and Ordinances, 3 February 1841 • Wednesday
The City Council met at the House of at Six oClock P. M. on Wednesday the 3rd. day of February 1841.—
 
Esq, the Mayor, was Sworn into office, by , J. P.
Meeting opened by Prayer, by Joseph Smith.
The gave Notice that had been appointed City Marshal, & requested the public to respect & obey him as such.
Aldermen, , , , & , and Counsellors, Joseph Smith, , , , , John T. Barnett, , & , were sworn into office by the , having respectively subscribed their oath of office, & the , having duly subscribed his oath of office.
, (who was Elected as the other City Colr.) not being present.
was appointed City Marshal, & Sworn, & to continue for Two Years ensuing.
appointed City Treasurer, & Sworn, & to continue for Two Years ensuing.
appointed City Recorder, & Sworn, and to continue for Two Years ensuing.
appointed Supervisor of Streets, (not present,) to continue for Two years ensuing.
James Robi[n]son appointed City Assessor, & Sworn, & to Continue for Two Years.
The then addressed the Council, & Citizens, by an inaugural Speech of considerable length, and Read, & [p. 1]
A Record of the proceedings of the City Council of the City of
Handcock County, State of Illinois, commencing A. D. 1841.—
 
Minutes and Ordinances, 3 February 1841 • Wednesday
The City Council met at the House of at Six oClock P. M. on Wednesday the 3rd. day of February 1841.—
 
Esq, the Mayor, was Sworn into office, by , J. P.
Meeting opened by Prayer, by Joseph Smith.
The gave Notice that had been appointed City Marshal, & requested the public to respect & obey him as such.
Aldermen, , , , & , and Counsellors, Joseph Smith, , , , , John T. Barnett, , & , were sworn into office by the , having respectively subscribed their oath of office, & the , having duly subscribed his oath of office.
, (who was Elected as the other City Colr.) not being present.
was appointed City Marshal, & Sworn, & to continue for Two Years ensuing.
appointed City Treasurer, & Sworn, & to continue for Two Years ensuing.
appointed City Recorder, & Sworn, and to continue for Two Years ensuing.
appointed Supervisor of Streets, (not present,) to continue for Two years ensuing.
James Robinson appointed City Assessor, & Sworn, & to Continue for Two Years.
The then addressed the Council, & Citizens, by an inaugural Speech of considerable length, and Read, & [p. 1]
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