License for Dennis Barmon, 13 December 1836

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To whom it may concern.
This certifies that Dennis M Barmon has been received into the , organized on the sixth day of April in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight hundred and thirty and has ben an according to the rules & regulations of said church & is duly authorized to preach the Gospel agreeably to the authority of that office. From the satisfactory Evidence which we have of his good moral character, and his zeal for the cause of righteousness, and diligent desire to persuade men to forsake evil and embrace truth we confidently recommend him to all candid and upright people, as a worthy member of society. We, therefore, in the name, and by the authority of this Church grant unto this our worthy brother in the Lord, this Letter of commendation as a proof of our fellowship and esteem - praying for his success and prosperity in our Redeemer’s Cause. Given by the direction of a conference of the elders of said Church, assembled in Geauga County Ohio the third day of March in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight hundred and thirty six
Joseph Smith Jr. Chairman.
Dated Decr 13th 1836 [p. 190]