Docket Entry, between 13 and circa 17 June 1843 [State of Illinois v. Dayley and McMellin]
Docket Entry, [, Hancock Co., IL], [between 13 and ca. 17 June 1843], State of IL v. Dayley and McMellin (Nauvoo, IL, Justice of the Peace Court 1843); Robinson and Johnson, Docket Book, 152; handwriting of ; Collection of Manuscripts about Mormons, 1832–1954, Chicago History Museum. Includes redaction.
June 13, 1843, Upon the oath of Josph Smith, issued a Warrant for & James McMellen, for Riot in the County of on or about the 12th inst.
June 17th 1843, Warrant returned endorsed I have served the within by reading to James McBride, James McMellen, and , and have them here before you. June 17, 1843, Sheriff — by Deputy Sheriff, fees 2,25—
June 17, 1843, The court being called and no one appearing against the Defendants, they were discharged for want of evidence, [p. 152]