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Letter to George Boosinger, 24 February 1842

Copy of a Letter to George Boosinger

1784–28 Feb. 1862. Farmer. Born in Pennsylvania. Son of Conrad Boosinger and Catharine Barbara Yancer. Journeyed to Trumbull Co., Northwest Territory, ca. 1801. Married first Nancy Simcox, ca. 1807. Enlisted in War of 1812. Lived at Tallmadge, Portage Co....

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Magoupin [Macoupin] Co Illinois
 
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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Feby 24th. 1842
Beloved Brother
Yours of the 24th. ult is received in relation to certain tithings of your neighbourhood being transferred to your account which you hold against the Church to the amount of $305.00 including $150, of your own.—
There are no receipts issued, for property received on tithing; but an entry is made in the Book of the Law of the Lord.— & parties living at a distance notified of the same.—
If the parties named will pay you the sums specified in your Letter and you will endorse the same, IE $305.00 on the obligation you hold against the church and give me notice accordingly, with a Schedule of individuals names & payments, the same shall be entered to their credit.— on tithing
Yours &c J. Smith
Willard Richards

24 June 1804–11 Mar. 1854. Teacher, lecturer, doctor, clerk, printer, editor, postmaster. Born at Hopkinton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. Son of Joseph Richards and Rhoda Howe. Moved to Richmond, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, 1813. Moved to Chatham, Columbia...

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Copy of a Letter to George Boosinger

1784–28 Feb. 1862. Farmer. Born in Pennsylvania. Son of Conrad Boosinger and Catharine Barbara Yancer. Journeyed to Trumbull Co., Northwest Territory, ca. 1801. Married first Nancy Simcox, ca. 1807. Enlisted in War of 1812. Lived at Tallmadge, Portage Co....

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Magoupin [Macoupin] Co Illinois
 
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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Feby 24th. 1842
Beloved Brother
Yours of the 24th. ult is received in relation  to certain tithings of your neighbourhood being transferred to your account  which you hold against the Church to the amount of $305.00 including  $150, of your own.—
There are no receipts issued, for property received on tithing; but  an entry is made in the Book of the Law of the Lord.— & parties living  at a distance notified of the same.—
If the parties named will pay you the sums specified in your  Letter and you will endorse the same, IE $305.00 on the obligation  you hold against the church and give me notice accordingly, with  a Schedule of individuals names & payments, the same shall be entered  to their credit.— on tithing
Yours &c J. Smith
W[illard] Richards

24 June 1804–11 Mar. 1854. Teacher, lecturer, doctor, clerk, printer, editor, postmaster. Born at Hopkinton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. Son of Joseph Richards and Rhoda Howe. Moved to Richmond, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, 1813. Moved to Chatham, Columbia...

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JS, Letter, 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, to George Boosinger

1784–28 Feb. 1862. Farmer. Born in Pennsylvania. Son of Conrad Boosinger and Catharine Barbara Yancer. Journeyed to Trumbull Co., Northwest Territory, ca. 1801. Married first Nancy Simcox, ca. 1807. Enlisted in War of 1812. Lived at Tallmadge, Portage Co....

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, Macoupin County, IL, 24 Feb. 1842; in JS Letterbook 2, p. 227; handwriting of Willard Richards

24 June 1804–11 Mar. 1854. Teacher, lecturer, doctor, clerk, printer, editor, postmaster. Born at Hopkinton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. Son of Joseph Richards and Rhoda Howe. Moved to Richmond, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, 1813. Moved to Chatham, Columbia...

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