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To Whom it May Concern.
This certifies that Jackson Smith, has been received into this Church of Latter Day Saints, organized on the sixth day of April, in the year of our Lord, One thousand, eight hundred and thirty, and has been ordained an Elder, according to the rules and regulations of said Church and is duly authorized to preach the gospel, agreebly to the authority of that office.
From the satisfactory evidence which we have of his good moral character, and his zeal for the Cause of righteousness, and diligent desire to persuade men to forsake evil and embrace truth, we confidently recommend him, to all candid and upright people, as a worthy member of society.
We, therefore, in the name, and by the authority of said Church, grant unto this, our worthy brother in the Lord, this letter of commendation as a proof of our fellowship and esteem: praying for his success and prosperity in our Redeemer’s Cause.
Given by the direction of a Conference of the elders of said Church, assembled at , Caldwell Co. Mo. the eighth day of Dec. in the year of our Lord one thousand, eight hundred, and thirty seven.
,
Chairman.
, Clerk.
Presented on the 8th day of Dec. 1837, and recorded same day, by
,
Recording Clerk. [p. 8]
To Whom it May Concern.
This certifies that Jackson Smith, has been received into this Church of Latter Day Saints, organized on the sixth of April, in the year of our Lord, One thousand, eight hundred and thirty, and has been ordained an Elder, according to the rules and regulations of said Church and is duly authorized to preach the gospel, agreebly to the authority of that office.
From the satisfactory evidence which we have of his good moral character, and his zeal for the Cause of righteousness, and diligent desire to persuade men to forsake evil and embrace truth, we confidently recommend him, to all candid and upright people, as a worthy member of society.
We, therefore, in the name, and by the authority of said Church, grant unto this, our worthy brother in the Lord, this letter of commendation as a proof of our fellowship and esteem: praying for his success and prosperity in our Redeemer’s Cause.
Given by the direction of a Conference of the elders of said Church, assembled at , Caldwell Co. Mo. the eighth day of Dec. in the year of our Lord one thousand, eight hundred, and thirty seven.
,
Chairman.
, Clerk.
Presented on the 8th day of Dec. 1837, and recorded same day, by
,
Recording Clerk. [p. 8]
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