Oaths from Nauvoo City Officers, 30 October, 1 and 13 November 1841

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City of , Ills, Octr. 30th., AD, 1841.—
We and Austin , do Solemnly Swear, in the presence of Almighty God, that we will Support the Constitution of the , and of the State of , and that we will well and truly perform the duties of Aldermen of the City of , acording to Law & the best of Our abilities.
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Sworn to before me the day and Year above Written.
, Mayor
City of , Ills, Octr. 30th., AD, 1841.—
We, <​​> , , , and , do Solemnly Swear in the presence of Almighty God, that we will Support the Constitution of the , and of the State of , and that we will well and truly perform the duties of Counsellors of the City of , according to Law, and the best of our Abilities.
Sworn to before me, the day and Year above Written.
, Mayor
City of , Ills Novr 1st <​A.D.​> 1841.
We , , & , do Solemnly Swear, in the presence of Almighty God, that we will Support, the Constitution of the , & of the State of , & that we will well and truly perform, the Duties of Counsellors of the City of , according to Law, and the best of Our Abilities.
Sworn to before me, the day and Year above Written. —
, Mayor [p. [2]]
City of , Ills., Novr 1st. A.D. 1841.—
We & , do Solemnly Swear, in the presence of Almighty God, that we will Support the Constitution of the , and of the State of , and that we will well & truly perform the Duties of Aldermen of the City of , according to Law, & the best of our Abilities.
Sworn to before me, the day and Year above Written.—
, Mayor
City of , Ills, Novr 13th. A.D. 1841.
I do Solemnly Swear in the presence of Almighty God, that I will Support the Constitution of the , and of the State of , and that we<​I​> will well and truly perform the Duties of Counsellor of the City of , according to Law, and the best of our<​My​> Abilities.—
Sworn to before me, the day and Year above Written.—
,
Mayor. [p. [3]]
The Oaths of the Aldermen & Coulrs. added to the City, Col., 23rd. Octr. 1841.—
& Oaths of others Since elected & added [p. [4]]

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    Signatures of Gustavus Hills and Orson Spencer.  

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    Signature of John C. Bennett.  

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    Signatures of Brigham Young, Hugh McFall, Orson Pratt, John Taylor, and Heber C. Kimball.  

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    Signature of John C. Bennett.  

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    Signatures of Willard Richards, Wilford Woodruff, and Lyman Wight.  

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    Signature of John C. Bennett  

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    Signatures of Hiram Kimball and George W. Harris.  

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    Signature of John C. Bennett.  

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    Signature of William Law.  

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    Signature of John C. Bennett.  

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    Docket in handwriting of James Sloan.  

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    Docket in graphite in handwriting of James Sloan.