Poll Record, Nauvoo Legion, 13 August 1842

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The Poll Book of an Election of a Major Genl in the Nauvoo Legion, held in s Office, on Saturday August 13th. 1842. at half past 2 oC. P. M. in the stead of , Cashiered.
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Carlton Lewis /
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George Woodward /
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P. C. Merrill /
John S. Higbee /
Lorenzo Driggs /
Josiah Bois /
Truman R. Barlow /
Wm Munjar /
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Alvin Horr /
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Lewis Rob[b]ins /
Eston Kelsy [Easton Kellsey] /
Isaac Al[l]red /
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Henry I. Young /
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John Bills /
Geo. W. Thatcher /
Stephen H. Goddard /
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Joel S. Miles /
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Peter Conover/
Thadeus Cutler/
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Anson Call/
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C. G. Welbe/
Edson Barney/
A. L. Fulmer [Alman Fullmer]/
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Jacob F. Abbott/
D[aniel] Cathcart/
Henry Marks/
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Peter Lemon/
Jesse D. Hunter/
P. Colton/
Melvin Wilber/
Franklin Green/
James Brown/
Robert Ivins/
A[lanson] L. Brown /
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Allen J. Stout/
Thos. T. Verity/
J. B. Martin/
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Thos Herriman /
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Aaron Johnston /
Chas Bird /
Gad Yale /
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H. W. Miller /
Wm Whitmarsh /
A[lpheus] M. Harman /
John Gleeson /
E. Welbe /
Jas Worthington /
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H. Ormsted /
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N. Stewart /
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J. W. Johnston /
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Wm Whiteman /
L[yman] Stoddard /
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Lewis Robison /
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was declared duly elected by a majority of twelve votes, as appears from the foregoing list.
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duly sworn, Clerk of the Election.
The Judges were duly Sworn,
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, presiding Officer during the Election.
All which I Certify, as above.
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I approve of the foregoing Election of as Major General of the Nauvoo Legion, and the War Secretary is hereby authorized to apply for his Commission, to the proper authority accordingly.—
Joseph Smith
Lieut. General of the Nauvoo Legion of Illinois Milita [p. [2]]
Augt. 13 1842
Election for Major General

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    Signature of JS.  

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    Addition in handwriting of William Clayton.  

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    Docket in handwriting of Thomas Bullock.