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Letter to Moses Daley, circa 8 October 1834

To Moses Daley

16 Apr. 1794–9 Dec. 1865. Farmer. Born at Walkill, Orange Co., New York. Son of John Daley and Amy Mapes. Married Almira Barber, 22 Jan. 1819, at Marcellus, Onondaga Co., New York. Moved to Huron Co., Ohio, by 1827. Baptized into LDS church, before 1833. ...

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(An extract of a letter sent by me to the Florence church

The Book of Mormon related that when Christ set up his church in the Americas, “they which were baptized in the name of Jesus, were called the church of Christ.” The first name used to denote the church JS organized on 6 April 1830 was “the Church of Christ...

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and vicinity— ‘I have inquired at the hand of the Lord concerning this matter’ ‘and have engaged our bro. Wm. E. McLellin

18 Jan. 1806–14 Mar. 1883. Schoolteacher, physician, publisher. Born at Smith Co., Tennessee. Son of Charles McLellin and Sarah (a Cherokee Indian). Married first Cynthia Ann, 30 July 1829. Wife died, by summer 1831. Baptized into LDS church by Hyrum Smith...

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to visit you who will teach you concerning the duty of the churches relative to Zion. I want therefore that you should receive him in the name of Lord, and uphold him by your prayr of Faith, and in the name of Lord of truth he will do you much good— Joseph. Smith Jr) [p. 17]
To Moses Daley

16 Apr. 1794–9 Dec. 1865. Farmer. Born at Walkill, Orange Co., New York. Son of John Daley and Amy Mapes. Married Almira Barber, 22 Jan. 1819, at Marcellus, Onondaga Co., New York. Moved to Huron Co., Ohio, by 1827. Baptized into LDS church, before 1833. ...

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(An extract of a letter sent by me to the Florence  church

The Book of Mormon related that when Christ set up his church in the Americas, “they which were baptized in the name of Jesus, were called the church of Christ.” The first name used to denote the church JS organized on 6 April 1830 was “the Church of Christ...

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and vicinity— ‘I have inqu[i]red at the  hand of the Lord concerning this matter’ ‘and have  engaged our bro. Wm. E. McLel[l]in

18 Jan. 1806–14 Mar. 1883. Schoolteacher, physician, publisher. Born at Smith Co., Tennessee. Son of Charles McLellin and Sarah (a Cherokee Indian). Married first Cynthia Ann, 30 July 1829. Wife died, by summer 1831. Baptized into LDS church by Hyrum Smith...

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to visit you  who will teach you concerning the duty of  the churches relative to Zion. I want there fore that you should receive him in the  name of Lord, and uphold him by your prayr  of Faith, and in the name of Lord of truth  he will do you much good— Josep[h]. Smith Jr) [p. 17]
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 Moses Daley

16 Apr. 1794–9 Dec. 1865. Farmer. Born at Walkill, Orange Co., New York. Son of John Daley and Amy Mapes. Married Almira Barber, 22 Jan. 1819, at Marcellus, Onondaga Co., New York. Moved to Huron Co., Ohio, by 1827. Baptized into LDS church, before 1833. ...

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, Florence

Located in northeast part of county. Surveyed 1807. Settled May 1809. Organized 7 Apr. 1817. Area noted for sandstone quarries and beds of iron ore. Population in 1830 about 800. Population in 1833 about 850. JS sent letter introducing William E. McLellin...

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OH, ca. 8 Oct. 1834; handwriting of William E. McLellin

18 Jan. 1806–14 Mar. 1883. Schoolteacher, physician, publisher. Born at Smith Co., Tennessee. Son of Charles McLellin and Sarah (a Cherokee Indian). Married first Cynthia Ann, 30 July 1829. Wife died, by summer 1831. Baptized into LDS church by Hyrum Smith...

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; in William E. McLellin Journal, p. 17; William E. McLellin Papers, CHL.

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