Kirtland Safety Society Daybook, circa 4–16 January 1837

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  • Historical Introduction

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5.00 p[ai]d.
J. Goodson 11.00 pd.
J Smith Jr for curr[enc]y 1.00 not pd.
Danl Susby 6.00 pd.
Redeemd. of Canfield $31.00 [am?] paper
[Redeemd.] of Tucker [$]4.00 [am?] [paper]
[Redeemd.]
Jany. 9 J. Smith Jr To cash on & D Whitny [Daniel Whitney] & note in Bank amt. of Sd. note $3100.00
800.00
2,300.00 yet due them
$9.00 pay[men]t. soon
J. Smith To $35.00 to exchange payt.
Stranger $1.00 pd.
Stranger $2.00 pd.
D. Wood $1.00 pd.
Mr J. Roger $1.00
Chargd. 1 dollar for currency $1.00 pd.
D. Whitney $6.00 pd.
Redemd of Burt Mr Burton $4.00
Gave $2.00 pd.
J. Smith Jr To Cash pd. Bishop for currency $50.00
J. Smith Jr Exchange $15.00 pd.
10 Jany J. Smith Jr To Cash $704.00
11 Jany $117.00 payt. to Bank Dr [debit]
To $50.00 payt. to Bank
[] [To] $5.00
[To interest may] 0.30
J. Smith Jr To Cash pd. for currency $5.00
To cash to pay $50.00
D Eliot Exchange $1.00 pd.
[p. [1]]
10 Jany. J. Smith Jr To cash for Eliot $15.00
[illegible] Cahoon, C[arter] & Co To cash for Byron $406.20
interest & all do cash 60 .00
346.20
To Cash (Settled by dr c[en]t.) $835.00 $895.00
C[ahoon] Carter & Co By cash $60.00
12 Jany Stranger Exchange $3.00 pd.
J. Smith Jr To cash pd. for Currency $3.00 payt.
Exchange $4.00 pd.
Jany 12 Redeemd of Stranger $80.00
Exchangd. men $56.00
[Exchanged] Eliot of $30.00
13th J. Smith Jr To cash pd. Johnson) pr hand of ) $2.00 payt.
Allen Exchanged $35.00 pd.
J. Smith Jr To cash to redeem Currency $15.00 payt.
To cash to pay Crny [currency] this day $124.00 [payt.]
Cash to redeem bad money given to Coit of $10.00
Stranger Exchangd. $1.00 pd.
Exchangd. $1.00 pd.
13 Jany. Redeemed $46.00
Stranger Exchangd. $3.00 pd.
J. Smith Jr pr Dr. to to Mr. Lott $30.00
Andrew Brim Exchanged for Bank $ $42.00
14th took for ex[change]— gave Receipt $100
paid out <​fifty dollars​> for I don’t to know to whom $10.00 $50.00
[p. [2]]
No. Sheets— 1. 1. 1. 1. 1. 1. 1. 1. 2. 1. 2. 2. 2. 4
Isued to $63.00 in exchange $93.00 $33.00
[Issued to] 9.00 3.00
3.00 $3.00
2.00
J. Hubbard 1.00
2.00
8.00
10.00
2.00
20.00 Paid
15.00
10.00 pyt. pd.
Mr. Morey 1.00 pd.
[Mr] Braun 1.00
[Mr] Spencer 5.00
20.00 pd.
3.00 pd.
$100.00 payt when he returns from <​Paid​>
H Redfield $3.00 pd.
Quinn 11.00 pd.
Sherman 1.00 pd.
10.00 pd.
5.00 pd.
Gennings 1.00 pd.
Lapham 9.00 pd.
[p. [3]]
F Firm firm Firm F. F. F. F
Rupert Patten $10.00 pd.
A[ndrew] Brim 2.00 pd.
H Park 7.00 pd.
5.00
2.00
Joel Packer Parker 2.00
42.00
3.00
Byron & Co 1.00
S. Anders 2.00
J. Smith Jr for $5.00 payt.
$2.00 pd.
To Cash as) per receipt on file) 50.00
111.00 pd.
13.00 pd.
10.00 pd.
11.00 pd.
1.00
1.00
E. Smith 1.00
G. Cook 5.00
17.00
1.00
in possession of $300.00 pd.
$20.00 pd.
1.00
3.00
2.00
s Receipt for $200.00
 
$10.00 pd.
$500.00 payt.
B Dustin 5.00 pd.
$100.00 payt.
B. Andrew $2.00 pd.
$19.00 payt. pd.
Hadlock $14.00 pd.
$2.00 pd.
$2.00 pd.
J. Smith Jr $10.00 $5.00 payt. pyt.
19.00 pd.
2.00 pd.
1.00 pd.
2.00 pd.
$6.00 pd.
Sh◊◊◊ $15.00 pd.
J[oseph] F Fisher $25.00 pd.
D McFarlin Jr $1.00 pd.
$2.00 pd.
$15.00 pd.
$9.00 pd.
$3.00 pd.
Wm Millet 1.00 pd.
1.00 pd.
[p. [4]]
The notes given for the Benefit of said company shall be given to the Treasurer, in the following form— Ninety Days after date we jointly & severally promised to pay— A. B. on order [blank] Dollars [blank ] cents which Recd— of which a minute <​in the Books​> Shall be made in the Records, at the time of the amount— by whom given & when due to deposit sd note— with the files of the papers of said surety [p. [5]]
[This page was used by a clerk or officer to practice signatures.]
$3000.00
For [p. [6]]
J. Withey [Joel McWithey] 100.00
100.00
S[amuel] Phelps 150.00
500.00
500.00
H. Redfield 500.00
50.00
600.00
350.00
2000.00
S[amuel] Parker 1000.00
Tho. J Butterfield 600.00
Ed[ward] Webb 600.00
200.00
R Lord
E[dson] Barney 500.00
100.00
500.00
3000.00
A. Daton 600.00
R. Field 50.00
1000.00
[] 300.00
R. Patten for Joseph 1500.00
J. McWithey 150.00
300.00
1000.00
J. Kellog [James Kellogg] 2000.00
500.00
A. Miner 50.00
Cyrus Dunbar of
600.00
178.00
500.00
D Claugh [David Clough] 100.00
Carying of work for mondy 16 Jany. $2500.00
14 43 Gos [p. [7]]

Footnotes

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    Newel K. Whitney handwriting begins.  

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    The designation "payment" here and elsewhere in the daybook appears to indicate that payment was still owed. This was in contrast to entries marked "pd" or "paid."  

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    TEXT: Written vertically in the left margin.  

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    Newel K. Whitney handwriting ends; Oliver Cowdery begins.  

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    Oliver Cowdery handwriting ends; Warren Parrish begins.  

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    Warren Parrish handwriting ends; Newel K. Whitney begins.  

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    Newel K. Whitney handwriting ends; Warren Parrish begins.  

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    Warren Parrish handwriting ends; Newel K. Whitney begins.  

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    TEXT: The following text was written upside down on the left side of the page.  

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    TEXT: The following text was written right side up on the right side of the page.  

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    Newel K. Whitney handwriting ends; Oliver Cowdery begins.  

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    Oliver Cowdery handwriting ends; Marcellus Cowdery begins.  

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    TEXT: This text and the preceding dollar amount were written upside down at the bottom of the page.  

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    TEXT: Written upside down at the bottom of the page.  

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    TEXT: The verso of this page was used to make a wrapper for Kirtland Safety Society Discounted Notes, ca. Jan. 1837.