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Letter from J. B. Nicholson, 25 January 1842

The Berks County Bank $1.— No 1435.
" Manufactures. & Mechanics " 1.— " 15634
" Exchange Bank " 1. " 33269
" State Bank of Camden” 5800 b
" Farmers " of the State of Delaware 20.— 895
 
To be entered to the credit of Leonard Soby— pr paid Dr Bennet

Ca. 1810–May 1893. Market inspector, barometer manufacturer, physician. Born in England. Married Selina Campion. Baptized into LDS church, by 1839, in U.S. Ordained an elder, 23 Dec. 1839, in Philadelphia. Served as presiding elder, 1840, in Philadelphia....

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. pr Letter.—
 
Feb 26
Received $3: as consecration from the Brethern in Philadelphia

Port city founded as Quaker settlement by William Penn, 1681. Site of signing of Declaration of Independence and drafting of U.S. Constitution. Nation’s capital city, 1790–1800. Population in 1830 about 170,000; in 1840 about 260,000; and in 1850 about 410...

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per hand Dr Samul Bennett

Ca. 1810–May 1893. Market inspector, barometer manufacturer, physician. Born in England. Married Selina Campion. Baptized into LDS church, by 1839, in U.S. Ordained an elder, 23 Dec. 1839, in Philadelphia. Served as presiding elder, 1840, in Philadelphia....

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L. Soby or by Reuben Hadlock $5,00
R Hadlock &c $5,00— he recivd of L. Soby, [p. [2]]
The Berks County Bank $1.— No 1435.
" Manufactures. & Mechanics " 1.— " 15634
" Exchange Bank " 1. " 33269
" State Bank of Camden” 5800 b
" Farmers " of the State of Delaware 20.— 895
 
To be entered to the credit of Leonard Soby—  pr paid Dr Bennet

Ca. 1810–May 1893. Market inspector, barometer manufacturer, physician. Born in England. Married Selina Campion. Baptized into LDS church, by 1839, in U.S. Ordained an elder, 23 Dec. 1839, in Philadelphia. Served as presiding elder, 1840, in Philadelphia....

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. pr Letter.—
 
Feb  26
Received $3: as consecration <from the Brethern in Philadelphia

Port city founded as Quaker settlement by William Penn, 1681. Site of signing of Declaration of Independence and drafting of U.S. Constitution. Nation’s capital city, 1790–1800. Population in 1830 about 170,000; in 1840 about 260,000; and in 1850 about 410...

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> per hand Dr Samul  Bennett

Ca. 1810–May 1893. Market inspector, barometer manufacturer, physician. Born in England. Married Selina Campion. Baptized into LDS church, by 1839, in U.S. Ordained an elder, 23 Dec. 1839, in Philadelphia. Served as presiding elder, 1840, in Philadelphia....

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L. Soby or by Reuben Hadlock $5,00
R Hadlock &c $5,00— he recivd of L. Soby, [p. [2]]
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J. B. Nicholson, Letter, Philadelphia

Port city founded as Quaker settlement by William Penn, 1681. Site of signing of Declaration of Independence and drafting of U.S. Constitution. Nation’s capital city, 1790–1800. Population in 1830 about 170,000; in 1840 about 260,000; and in 1850 about 410...

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, PA, to JS, 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 Jan. 1842; handwriting of J. B. Nicholson; one page; Helen Vilate Bourne Fleming Collection, CHL. Includes endorsements.

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