License for Jonas Putnam, 17 June 1836

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To Whom it May Concern.
This certifies that Jonas Putnam has been received in the , organized on the sixth day of April, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred & thirty, & has been a according to the rules & regulations of said church & is duly authorized to preach the gospel to the authority to that Office. From the satisfactory evidence which he have of his good moral character, & his zeal for the cause of righteousness, & diligent desire to persuade men to forsake evil, & embrace truth, we confidently recommend him to all candid & upright people as a worthy member of society. We, therefore, in the name, & by the authority of this church, grant unto this, our worthy brother in the Lord, this letter of commendation as a proof of our fellowship & esteem: praying for his success & prosperity in our Redeemer’s Cause. Given by the direction of a conference of of said church, assembled in , Geauga County, Ohio, the third day of march, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred & thirty six.—
Joseph Smith Jr. Chairman.
Clerk.——
, Ohio, June 17, 1836.— [p. 138]
To Whom it May Concern.
This certifies that Jonas Putnam has been received in the , organized on the sixth day of April, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred & thirty, & has been a according to the rules & regulations of said church & is duly authorized to preach the gospel to the authority to that Office. From the satisfactory evidence which he have of his good moral character, & his zeal for the cause of righteousness, & diligent desire to persuade men to forsake evil, & embrace truth, we confidently recommend him to all candid & upright people as a worthy member of society. We, therefore, in the name, & by the authority of this church, grant unto this, our worthy brother in the Lord, this letter of commendation as a proof of our fellowship & esteem: praying for his success & prosperity in our Redeemer’s Cause. Given by the direction of a conference of of said church, assembled in , Geauga County, Ohio, the third day of march, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred & thirty six.—
Joseph Smith Jr. Chairman.
Clerk.——
, Ohio, June 17, 1836.— [p. 138]
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