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Letter from Joseph Bosworth, 17 February 1834

and my Last Vision Closed— on which I arose and went again and gave thanks to God Just at the break of Day which Crowned the best and happiest night of my Life— the balance of which I Owe to God to whom be glory Power honor Dominion and Life for ever and ever amen
Breathren my Love to you all and may the blessings of God rest on you, take Courage for God is about to help us with Great Power and bestow Much wisdom
I will also State to you that I have had a Vision where important things are Seen in which Alexander Campbell I think was marching out of the field and may God Bless him Far well
Joseph B Bosworth

6 Mar. 1790–16 July 1850. Farmer. Born at Scituate, Providence Co., Rhode Island. Son of Benajah Bosworth. Moved to Burlington, Otsego Co., New York, by 1800. Married Lucina Hopkins, 17 May 1815. Moved to Copley, Medina Co., Ohio, by 1818. Baptized into LDS...

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Copley

Settled 1814. Organized 1819. Population in 1830 about 410.

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Feb 17th 1834
Fear not God is with us
 
Mr Joseph Smith
Kirtland

Located ten miles south of Lake Erie. Settled by 1811. Organized by 1818. Population in 1830 about 55 Latter-day Saints and 1,000 others; in 1838 about 2,000 Saints and 1,200 others; in 1839 about 100 Saints and 1,500 others. Mormon missionaries visited township...

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Geauga Co
Ohio
Paid 10
Copley

Settled 1814. Organized 1819. Population in 1830 about 410.

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Centre
Medina, Cy
Febry 19 1834 [p. [4]]
and my Last Vision Closed— on which I arose and  went again and gave thanks to God Just at the break  of Day which Crowned the best and happiest night  of my Life— the balance of which I Owe to God  to whom be glory Power honor Dominion and Life  for ever and ever amen
Breathren my Love to you all and may the blessings of  God rest on you, take Courage for God is about to  help us with Great Power and bestow Much wisdom
I will also State to you that I have had a Vision  where important things are Seen in which Alexander  Campbell is I think was marching out of the field and  may God Bless him Far well
Joseph B Bosworth

6 Mar. 1790–16 July 1850. Farmer. Born at Scituate, Providence Co., Rhode Island. Son of Benajah Bosworth. Moved to Burlington, Otsego Co., New York, by 1800. Married Lucina Hopkins, 17 May 1815. Moved to Copley, Medina Co., Ohio, by 1818. Baptized into LDS...

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Copley

Settled 1814. Organized 1819. Population in 1830 about 410.

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Feb 17th 1834
Fear not God is with us
 
Mr Joseph Smith
Kirtland

Located ten miles south of Lake Erie. Settled by 1811. Organized by 1818. Population in 1830 about 55 Latter-day Saints and 1,000 others; in 1838 about 2,000 Saints and 1,200 others; in 1839 about 100 Saints and 1,500 others. Mormon missionaries visited township...

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Geauga Co
Ohio
Paid 10
Copley

Settled 1814. Organized 1819. Population in 1830 about 410.

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Centre
Medina, Cy
Febry 15 <19> 1834 [p. [4]]
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Joseph Bosworth

6 Mar. 1790–16 July 1850. Farmer. Born at Scituate, Providence Co., Rhode Island. Son of Benajah Bosworth. Moved to Burlington, Otsego Co., New York, by 1800. Married Lucina Hopkins, 17 May 1815. Moved to Copley, Medina Co., Ohio, by 1818. Baptized into LDS...

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, letter, Copley, OH, to JS, Kirtland

Located ten miles south of Lake Erie. Settled by 1811. Organized by 1818. Population in 1830 about 55 Latter-day Saints and 1,000 others; in 1838 about 2,000 Saints and 1,200 others; in 1839 about 100 Saints and 1,500 others. Mormon missionaries visited township...

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, OH, 17 Feb. 1834; presumably handwriting of Joseph Bosworth

6 Mar. 1790–16 July 1850. Farmer. Born at Scituate, Providence Co., Rhode Island. Son of Benajah Bosworth. Moved to Burlington, Otsego Co., New York, by 1800. Married Lucina Hopkins, 17 May 1815. Moved to Copley, Medina Co., Ohio, by 1818. Baptized into LDS...

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; four pages; JS Collection, CHL. Includes endorsements.

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