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William E. McLellin and Orson Hyde meeting minutes of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

William E. McLellin and Orson Hyde meeting minutes of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

Dates: 1835

The William E. McLellin and Orson Hyde meeting minutes of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles is a typed copy of the proceedings that occurred in meetings of 1835. The minutes specifically record the words of Joseph Smith Jr. regarding authority and missionary work.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hyde, Orson, 1805-1878. -- McLellin, William E. (William Earl), 1806-1883
  • Call Number: MSS 3900
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William E. McLellin and Orson Hyde meeting minutes of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 3900; William E. McLellin and Orson Hyde meeting minutes of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3900, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Tim Rathbone in 1986.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Tim Rathbone; 1986.
Subject Terms
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Mormon Church--Missions; Priesthood--Mormon Church
Genre / Form
Church records and registers
Processing Information
Processed; Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2009.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts because of Collection Development Policy 5.VI "Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history."
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS3900
Finding Aid Title
McLellin (William E.) and Orson Hyde meeting minutes of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2009
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-23T04:10-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

William E. McLellin (1806-1883) was one of the original members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.

William E. McLellin was born in Smith County, Tennessee on 18 January 1806. William E. McLellin (also spelled M'Lellin) was an early leader in the Latter-day Saint movement. One of the original members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, McLellin later broke with church founder, Joseph Smith, Jr. He married on July 30, 1829. His wife, Cynthia Ann McLellin, died in 1832. He died in 1883.

Biographical History

Orson Hyde (1805-1878) was an original member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.

Orson Hyde was born on January 8, 1805. He was a leader in the early Latter-day Saint movement and an original member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. He was the President of the Quorum of the Twelve from 1847 to 1875 and was a missionary of the LDS Church in the United States, Europe, and the Ottoman Empire. He died on 28 November 1878.



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