Bond to Lemuel Herrick, 10 October 1839
JS,Sidney Rigdon, andHyrum Smith, Bond for property inNauvoo, Hancock Co., IL, to Lemuel Herrick, 10 Oct. 1839; printed form with handwriting of
Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...More InfoRobert B. Thompsonand signature of
1 Oct. 1811–27 Aug. 1841. Clerk, editor. Born in Great Driffield, Yorkshire, England. Member of Methodist church. Immigrated to Upper Canada, 1834. Baptized into LDS church by Parley P. Pratt, May 1836, in Upper Canada. Ordained an elder by John Taylor, 22...View Full BioHyrum Smith; endorsements in handwriting ofThomas Bullock,
23 Dec. 1816–10 Feb. 1885. Farmer, excise officer, secretary, clerk. Born in Leek, Staffordshire, England. Son of Thomas Bullock and Mary Hall. Married Henrietta Rushton, 25 June 1838. Moved to Ardee, Co. Louth, Ireland, Nov. 1839; to Isle of Anglesey, Aug...View Full BioNote that eight of the ten promissory notes associated with this bond have not been located; the two extant notes are Promissory Note from Lemuel Herrick, 10 October 1839–B and Promissory Note from Lemuel Herrick, 10 October 1839–C.