Nauvoo Relief Society Minute Book

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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against <​whom​> widows, hold notes; if they will not pay them, ought to be discountenanc’d by the
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Sister Chapman’s case was represented—
Mov’d & carried that Sister Chapman’s garden should be plowed.
Kezia Morrison said if some one would plow said garden, she would pay from the store
Sist. Matthews propos’d to send a man to plow it.
Motion’d & carried that those persons who refuse to pay poor widows what is due them, be forever discountenanc’d by this Society.
Mov’d & carried that those men who refuse to pay sister Hillman, what she holds in notes against them, be complain’d of at the Masonic Lodge.
The following donations were then received
$
Amanda [Barnes] Smith— donated 1. 00
Martha Sessions— d[itt]o .. 62
Catharine Wilkie 2. 00
Percinda Ball . 62
Mary J. Warner 75
Susan McArthur 25
Elizabeth Rolfe 50
Adah Coleman 12½
Sarah Higbee children’s clothes 25
Hannah Marsh 12½ 25
Mary A. Hyde 12½
Emeline Carlin[g] Gold Pin
Nancy King 25
Annis Thompson 62½
Caroline Tomlinson 1. 75
Sabra Gribble 1 Bed Quilt 2. 00
After singing by the choir & pray’r by Prest. J. Smith, the meeting adjourn’d at 6 o.clock [p. [46]]
against whom widows, hold notes; if they will not pay them, ought to be discountenanc’d by the
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Sister Chapman’s case was represented—
Mov’d & carried that Sister Chapman’s garden should be plowed.
Kezia Morrison said if some one would plow said garden, she would pay from the store
Sist. Matthews propos’d to send a man to plow it.
Motion’d & carried that those persons who refuse to pay poor widows what is due them, be forever discountenanc’d by this Society.
Mov’d & carried that those men who refuse to pay sister Hillman, what she holds in notes against them, be complain’d of at the Masonic Lodge.
The following donations were then received
$
Amanda Barnes Smith— donated 1. 00
Martha Sessions— ditto .. 62
Catharine Wilkie 2. 00
Percinda Ball . 62
Mary J. Warner 75
Susan McArthur 25
Elizabeth Rolfe 50
Adah Coleman 12½
Sarah Higbee children’s clothes
Hannah Marsh 25
Mary A. Hyde 12½
Emeline Carling Gold Pin
Nancy King 25
Annis Thompson 62½
Caroline Tomlinson 1. 75
Sabra Gribble 1 Bed Quilt 2. 00
After singing by the choir & pray’r by Prest. J. Smith, the meeting adjourn’d at 6 o.clock [p. [46]]
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