Recommendation for Stephen Markham, 27 May 1839

Commerce Hancock Co— Ill.
27th May 1839
To the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
From our knowledge of the  great sacrifices made by the bearer Br Stephen Mark[h]am in behalf of the wel fare of us and the Church generally, and from the great trust which we have  oftentimes reposed in him, and as often found him trustworthy, not seeking [p. 46]
Recommendation for Stephen Markham, Commerce, IL, 27 May 1839; handwriting of James Mulholland; in JS Letterbook 2, pp. 46-47; JS Collection, CHL.