Oaths from Nauvoo City Officers, 3 and 8 February 1841

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City of Ill, Feb. 3rd, 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 Aldermen 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 Ill., Feb. 3rd, AD. 1841
We, Joseph Smith, , , , , , , 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 Councillors 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. [1]]
City of , Ill., Feb. 3rd, AD. 1841
I, , do solemnly swear, that I will in the presence of Almighty God, that I will support the Constitution of the , and of the State of , and that I will well and truly perform the duties of Mayor of the City of according to law and the best of my abilities.
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Sworn to before me the day and year above written.
. J.P.
City of , Ill., Feb 8th AD. 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 I will well and truly perform the duties of Councillor of the City of according to law and the best of my abilities.
Sworn to before me the day and year above written.
, Mayor. [p. [2]]
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The Oaths of the Mayor, Aldermen, & Counsellors of the City Col. of the City of Ills. [p. [4]]

Footnotes

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    Signatures of Daniel H. Wells, William Marks, Newel K. Whitney, and Samuel Smith.  

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    Signature of John C. Bennett.  

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    Signatures of JS, Don Carlos Smith, Hyrum Smith, Charles C. Rich, John P. Greene, John Barnett, Vinson Knight, and Wilson Law.  

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    Signature of John C. Bennett.  

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    Signature of John C. Bennett.  

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    Signature of Daniel H. Wells.  

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    Signature of Sidney Rigdon.  

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    Signature of John C. Bennett.  

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    Docket in handwriting of James Sloan.