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Revocation of Power of Attorney, 18 January 1842

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<J Smith  Revocation  of Attorney>
<Recorded  31 Jany  1842>
Know all Men by These Presents that <whereby> I Joseph Smith of the County  of Hancock and State of Illinois as trustee in trust for the Church of  Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints in and by my <Letter of> attorney bearing date  on or about the 15th of Feb. 1841 did constitute and appoint Dr. Isaac  Galland of Lee County I. T. my attorney to transact business business  in general for Said Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; and whereas  as appears by said letter; and whereas I the said Joseph Smith for my self, on or about the date above mentioned, in and by my letter of attorney  did constitute and appoint the Said Dr. Galland, my attorney to transact  <certain> business for myself individually, as appears by said Letter— Now Know  ye, that I the said Joseph Smith, for myself, and also as Trustee in  trust, for said Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints have  revoked countermanded, annulled and made void, and by these  Presents do revoke, annul, countermand, and make void the Said  Letters of Attorney, and all power and authority thereby given or intend ed to be given to the said Dr Isaac Galland; and also, all other Letters  or instruments of writing, whatsoever, if any such there are authorizing  the said Dr. Galland to act as agent or transact any business for  myself or Said Church are revoked, countermanded, annulled, and  made void by these presents, and are of no power or virtue in law  whatsoever, and will not be so acknowledged by me.
In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal at the  City of Nauvoo, County of Hancock, and State of Illinois this 18th  day of Jan. AD 1842
Joseph Smith L.S.
President and Sole trustee in trust for  the Church of Jesus Christ of Jesus  Christ of Latter Day Saints
Attest
JS, Revocation of Power of Attorney for Isaac Galland, Nauvoo, IL, 18 Jan. 1842; Bonds and Mortgages, vol. 1, p. 194, Hancock County Courthouse; microfilm at Family History Library.

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