Nauvoo City Council Minute Book, 3 February 1841–8 February 1845

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Adjourned untill this day two weeks, to meet at one o’clock P. M. at same place
April 12th. 1841.
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes, 26 April 1841 • Monday
Monday April 26th. 1841.
Meeting opened and a majority of the Council being absent, it was moved by Colr. J. Smith and seconded and carried that the , be ordered to enforce the attendance of the Aldermen & Colrs. who are absent at one oclock on Saturday the 1st. Day of May, next, to which time, the Meeting is adjourned. and to be held at same place
April 26th. 1841
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes, 1 May 1841 • Saturday
Saturday May 1st. 1841.
City Council met pursuant to adjourment.— Meeting opened by Prayer.— It was carried by vote that the do notify the absent Colrs.to attend for<​th​>with:—
Minutes of the last three Meetings were Read.
Upon Motion of Colr. J. Smith it was resolved that the sympathies of this council be tendered to the relatives of deceased who was the Assessor for this
Lewis Robison was appointed Assessor <​& Collector​> in the place of deceased.
Colr. J. Smith moved and it was seconded and carried that a Bur[y]ing Ground be procured, out of the . and purchased at the expence of the .
It was adopted that Colrs. & be a Committee to procure a Bur[y]ing Ground.
Upon Motion of it was seconded & carried that ten acres be the quantity of Land to be procured for the Burying Ground
Colr. J. Smith moved, and it was seconded & carried that the be fined to the extent of the charter if he refuses to act in his office & that the give him notice thereof. [p. 18]
Adjourned untill this day two weeks, to meet at one o’clock P. M. at same place
April 12th. 1841.
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes, 26 April 1841 • Monday
Monday April 26th. 1841.
Meeting opened and a majority of the Council being absent, it was moved by Colr. J. Smith and seconded and carried that the , be ordered to enforce the attendance of the Aldermen & Colrs. who are absent at one oclock on Saturday the 1st. Day of May, next, to which time, the Meeting is adjourned. and to be held at same place
April 26th. 1841
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes, 1 May 1841 • Saturday
Saturday May 1st. 1841.
City Council met pursuant to adjourment.— Meeting opened by Prayer.— It was carried by vote that the do notify the absent Colrs.to attend forthwith:—
Minutes of the last three Meetings were Read.
Upon Motion of Colr. J. Smith it was resolved that the sympathies of this council be tendered to the relatives of deceased who was the Assessor for this
Lewis Robison was appointed Assessor & Collector in the place of deceased.
Colr. J. Smith moved and it was seconded and carried that a Burying Ground be procured, out of the . and purchased at the expence of the .
It was adopted that Colrs. & be a Committee to procure a Burying Ground.
Upon Motion of it was seconded & carried that ten acres be the quantity of Land to be procured for the Burying Ground
Colr. J. Smith moved, and it was seconded & carried that the be fined to the extent of the charter if he refuses to act in his office & that the give him notice thereof. [p. 18]
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