Certificate for Oliver Granger, 13 May 1839

Commerce Ill, 13th May 1839
Joseph Smith Jr, Sidney Rigdon, and Hyrum Smith; Presiding  Elders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; do hereby certify  and solemnly declare unto all the Saints scattered abroad, and send unto them  greeting. That we have always found President Oliver Granger to  be a man of the most strict integrity and moral virtue, and in fine to be  a man of God. We have had long experience and acquaintance with Br  Granger, we have entrusted vast business concerns to him which have been  managed skilfully to the support of our Characters and interest, as well as that [p. 45]
Certificate, JS, Sidney Rigdon, and Hyrum Smith to Oliver Granger, Commerce, IL, 13 May 1839; handwriting of James Mulholland; in JS Letterbook 2, pp. 45-46; JS Collection, CHL.