JS as trustee-in-trust for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Deed for property in , Hancock Co., IL, to Amos Moore, 11 July 1843; in Deed Book O, 587–588; unidentified handwriting; Hancock County Recorder’s Office, Carthage, IL; microfilm at FHL.
hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year above written,
Joseph Smith seal
As sole Trustee in Trust for the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day saints.
Signed sealed and delivered in presence of
State of Illinois)
I a Justice of the peace in and for the City of in said do certify that Joseph Smith whose signature appears to the foregoing deed and who is personally Known to me to be the person described in and who Executed the same, did acknowledge that he had executed the said conveyance, for the uses and purpose therein mentioned.
Given under my hand and seal this 11th day of July in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight hundred and forth three