Circuit Court recognizance

Circuit Court recognizance

Dates: 1838 September 7

Handwritten bond dated September 7, 1838, signed by Joseph Smith, Jr. and others before Judge Austin King of the 5th Judicial Circuit Court. The bond was for $500.00 and bound Joseph Smith, Jr. and Lyman Wight over to the court.

  • Extent: 1 sheet (2 p.) ; 30 x 21 cm
  • Creator: Missouri. Circuit Court (5th Judicial Circuit)
  • Call Number: Vault MSS 691
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Circuit Court recognizance must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: Vault MSS 691; Circuit Court recognizance; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: Vault MSS 691, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Politics, Government, and Law; Civil Procedure and Courts; Daviess County (Mo.)--History; Law--Missouri--Daviess County--History; Mormon Church--Presidents--Biography; Legal documents--Missouri; Missouri. Circuit Court (5th Judicial Circuit); Wight, Lyman; Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844; Partridge, Edward, 1793-1840; King, Austin Augustus, 1802-1870; Durfee, James, 1789-1844; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Circuit Court recognizance
Finding Aid Author
Leslie Evens
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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-07-27 16:09:52 -0600.
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