Nauvoo City Council, Ordinance, , Hancock Co., IL, 5 Mar 1842; handwriting of ; signatures of and in handwriting of ; endorsements, notation, and docket in handwriting of ; one page; Nauvoo, IL, Records, 1841–1845, CHL.
A Bill for An ordinance in relation to the registry of deeds, and other instruments of writing.—
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , that there shall be appointed <by the City Council> a City Register whose duty it shall be to record all deeds and other instruments of writing presented to him for that purpose for which he shall be entitled to thesamefeesasarenowallowedby lawto theCountyRecorder. Such fees as the City Council shall hereafter enact.