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Resolution, 3 February 1841

Statesmen, & as an evidence of gratitude for the Signal powers recently conferred.— & that the Citizens of Quincy

Located on high limestone bluffs east of Mississippi River, about forty-five miles south of Nauvoo. Settled 1821. Adams Co. seat, 1825. Incorporated as town, 1834. Received city charter, 1840. Population in 1835 about 800; in 1840 about 2,300; and in 1845...

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be held in everlasting remembrance for their unparalleled liberality & marked kindness to our People, when in their greatest state of suffering & want. [p. 5]
Statesmen, & as an evidence of gratitude for the Signal  powers recently conferred.— & that the Citizens of Quincy

Located on high limestone bluffs east of Mississippi River, about forty-five miles south of Nauvoo. Settled 1821. Adams Co. seat, 1825. Incorporated as town, 1834. Received city charter, 1840. Population in 1835 about 800; in 1840 about 2,300; and in 1845...

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be  held in everlasting remembrance for their unparalle[le]d libera lity & marked kindness to our People, when in their greatest  state of suffering & want. [p. 5]
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JS, Resolution, 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, 3 Feb. 1841; in Nauvoo City Council Minute Book, 3 Feb. 1841, pp. 4–5; handwriting of James Sloan

28 Oct. 1792–24 Oct. 1886. City recorder, notary public, attorney, judge, farmer. Born in Donaghmore, Co. Tyrone, Ireland. Son of Alexander Sloan and Anne. Married Mary Magill. Baptized into LDS church. Ordained an elder, 28 Oct. 1837, in Columbiana Co., ...

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