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Bond, 25 September 1839–G

In Consideration of Two hundred and fifty dollars to me to be paid as follows viz: Thirty dollars on demand— One hundred and ten dollars with interest on the first day of November Eighteen hundred and forty— And one hundred and ten dollars with interest on the first day of November Eighteen hundred and fotyfour.— I Oliver Granger

7 Feb. 1794–23/25 Aug. 1841. Sheriff, church agent. Born at Phelps, Ontario Co., New York. Son of Pierce Granger and Clarissa Trumble. Married Lydia Dibble, 8 Sept. 1813, at Phelps. Member of Methodist church and licensed exhorter. Sheriff of Ontario Co. ...

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of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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Hancock County State of Illinois— do hereby obligate myself— my heirs— executors administrators and assigns— to make and execute a good and sufficient warrantee deed to [blank] his heirs— executors administrators or assigns for all that lot of land known on the map of said Town of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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as Lot No two in Block No One hundred and fortyeight.——
And for the performance of this obligation I hereby bind myself— my heirs— executors— administrators and assigns in the penal sum of Five hundred dollars.——
This bond to be in full force and virtue provided the above mentioned payments be well and duly made at the periods of time above specified— Otherwise to be null and void
Witness my hand and seal this twentyfifth day of September One thousand Eight hundred and thirtynine.
Joseph Smith Jr LS
Accredited Agent of Oliver Granger

7 Feb. 1794–23/25 Aug. 1841. Sheriff, church agent. Born at Phelps, Ontario Co., New York. Son of Pierce Granger and Clarissa Trumble. Married Lydia Dibble, 8 Sept. 1813, at Phelps. Member of Methodist church and licensed exhorter. Sheriff of Ontario Co. ...

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Witness Present
Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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25th Septr 1839 [p. [1]]
In Consideration of Two hundred and fifty dollars to me  to be paid as follows viz: Thirty dollars on demand— One hundred  and ten dollars with interest on the first day of November Eight een hundred and forty— And one hundred and ten dollars with  interest on the first day of November Eighteen hundred and  fotyfour.— I Oliver Granger

7 Feb. 1794–23/25 Aug. 1841. Sheriff, church agent. Born at Phelps, Ontario Co., New York. Son of Pierce Granger and Clarissa Trumble. Married Lydia Dibble, 8 Sept. 1813, at Phelps. Member of Methodist church and licensed exhorter. Sheriff of Ontario Co. ...

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of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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Hancock County  State of Illinois— do hereby obligate myself— my heirs— executors  administrators and assigns— to make and execute a good and  sufficient warrantee deed to [blank] his heirs— execu tors administrators or assigns for all that lot of land known on  the map of said Town of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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as Lot No two in Block No  One hundred and fortyeight.——
And for the performance of this obligation I hereby bind  myself— my heirs— executors— administrators and assigns in the  penal sum of Five hundred dollars.——
This bond to be in full force and virtue provided the above  mentioned payments be well and duly made at the periods of  time above specified— Otherwise to be null and void
Witness my hand and seal this twentyfifth day of  September One thousand Eight hundred and thirtynine.

Signature of JS.  


Joseph Smith Jr LS
Accredited Agent of  Oliver Granger

7 Feb. 1794–23/25 Aug. 1841. Sheriff, church agent. Born at Phelps, Ontario Co., New York. Son of Pierce Granger and Clarissa Trumble. Married Lydia Dibble, 8 Sept. 1813, at Phelps. Member of Methodist church and licensed exhorter. Sheriff of Ontario Co. ...

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Witness Present
Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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25th Septr 1839 [p. [1]]
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JS, agent of Oliver Granger

7 Feb. 1794–23/25 Aug. 1841. Sheriff, church agent. Born at Phelps, Ontario Co., New York. Son of Pierce Granger and Clarissa Trumble. Married Lydia Dibble, 8 Sept. 1813, at Phelps. Member of Methodist church and licensed exhorter. Sheriff of Ontario Co. ...

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, Bond, Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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, IL, 25 Sept. 1839; handwriting of James Mulholland

1804–3 Nov. 1839. Born in Ireland. Baptized into LDS church. Married Sarah Scott, 8 Feb. 1838, at Far West, Caldwell Co., Missouri. Engaged in clerical work for JS, 1838, at Far West. Ordained a seventy, 28 Dec. 1838. After expulsion from Missouri, lived ...

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, with signature of JS; one page; Newel K. Whitney, Papers, BYU. Includes archival markings.
Note that the three promissory notes associated with this bond have not been located.

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