Complaint, 2 December 1842 [City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Assault]
, Complaint, before JS as Mayor, , Hancock Co., IL, 2 Dec. 1842, City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Assault (Nauvoo, IL, Mayor’s Court 1842); handwriting of ; signature of ; certified by JS, 2 Dec. 1842; endorsement by , [, Hancock Co., IL], ca. 2 Dec. 1842; one page; private possession. Photocopy in JS Collection, CHL. Includes seal.
Personly appeared before me Joseph Smith Mayor of said , who being first duly sworn according to law deposes and says that on or about the 1st.day of Dec 1842 indecent and unbecoming language and behavior was used towards him contrary to the Ordinance of said in such cases made and provided; and further said says that one is guilty of the facts above charged, and further this deponent saith not.
Sworn to and subscribed, before me this 2d day of Dec AD 1842