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Letter to Editor, 22 June 1835

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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, June 22, 1835.
To the Editor of the Painesville Telegraph:
Sir:—In a late number of your paper the fact was noticed of my being bound over to the Court of Common Pleas, to keep the peace, for an assault upon the person of my brother-in-law

7 Sept. 1801–19 Nov. 1836. Farmer. Born at Palmyra, Ontario Co., New York. Son of Silas Stoddard and Bathsheba Sheffield. Lived at Ontario Co., 1810. Married Sophronia Smith, 30 Dec. 1827, at Palmyra. Resident of Macedon, Wayne Co., New York, June 1830. Proselytized...

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: Since my honorable acquital before said court, last week, there being no evidence to prove the same, I believe you will do me the justice to make the last as public as the former, and oblige
Your ob’t serv’t,
JOSEPH SMITH, Jr.
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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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, June 22, 1835.
To the Editor of the Painesville Tele graph:
Sir:—In a late number of your pa per the fact was noticed of my being  bound over to the Court of Common  Pleas, to keep the peace, for an assault  upon the person of my brother-in-law

7 Sept. 1801–19 Nov. 1836. Farmer. Born at Palmyra, Ontario Co., New York. Son of Silas Stoddard and Bathsheba Sheffield. Lived at Ontario Co., 1810. Married Sophronia Smith, 30 Dec. 1827, at Palmyra. Resident of Macedon, Wayne Co., New York, June 1830. Proselytized...

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:  Since my honorable acquital before said  court, last week, there being no evidence  to prove the same, I believe you will do  me the justice to make the last as public  as the former, and oblige
Your ob’t serv’t,
JOSEPH SMITH, Jr.
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JS, Letter, 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, to editor of the Painesville Telegraph, Painesville

Located on Grand River twelve miles northeast of Kirtland. Created and settled, 1800. Originally named Champion. Flourished economically from harbor on Lake Erie and as major route of overland travel for western emigration. Included Painesville village; laid...

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, OH; Painesville Telegraph, 26 June 1835, p. 3.

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