, Oath, , Hancock Co., IL, 23 Sept. 1842; handwriting of ; signature of ; certified by ; docket in handwriting of ; one page; Nauvoo, IL, Records, 1841–1845, CHL.
City of , Ills., September 23rd. A. D. 1842.
I do solemnly and sincerely affirm 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 the best of my skill and abilities.
Sworn to before me the day and year above written.
, City Recorder, of the City of , & Clerk of the Municipal Court of said .— [p. ]