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Minutes, 1–5 October 1841

sing and giving their names,—about sixty persons arose.
Conference closed by the choir singing Hymn 284 and prayer by Bro. B. Young

1 June 1801–29 Aug. 1877. Carpenter, painter, glazier, colonizer. Born at Whitingham, Windham Co., Vermont. Son of John Young and Abigail (Nabby) Howe. Brought up in Methodist household; later joined Methodist church. Moved to Sherburne, Chenango Co., New...

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Conference adjourned sine die.
Although conference commenced under discouraging circumstances owing to the inclemency of the weather, yet a vast number of brethren and visitors from abroad were present; and on Saturday and Sunday, the weather having become favorable, the congregation was immense. The graatest unanimity prevailed; business was conducted with the most perfect harmony and good feelings; and the assembly dispersed with new confidence in the great work of the Last Days.
JOSEPH SMITH, Pres’t.
Elias Smith,)clerks.
Gustavus Hills,)
[p. 580]
sing and giving their names,—about six ty persons arose.
Conference closed by the choir singing  Hymn 284 and prayer by Bro. B. Young

1 June 1801–29 Aug. 1877. Carpenter, painter, glazier, colonizer. Born at Whitingham, Windham Co., Vermont. Son of John Young and Abigail (Nabby) Howe. Brought up in Methodist household; later joined Methodist church. Moved to Sherburne, Chenango Co., New...

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Conference adjourned sine die.
Although conference commenced under  discouraging circumstances owing to the  inclemency of the weather, yet a vast  number of brethren and visitors from  abroad were present; and on Saturday and  Sunday, the weather having become  favorable, the congregation was immense.  The graatest unanimity prevailed; busi ness was conducted with the most perfect  harmony and good feelings; and the as sembly dispersed with new confidence in  the great work of the Last Days.
JOSEPH SMITH, Pres’t.
Elias Smith,)clerks.
Gustavus Hills,)
[p. 580]
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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, 1–5 Oct. 1841; in Times and Seasons, 15 Oct. 1841, 2:576–580.

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