Smith, William, 1811-1893
- Existence: 1811 - 1893
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Collection on early Mormon history
Materials include typescripts of records on early Mormon history. Includes information on Joseph Smith, William Smith, and John Whitmer, and other early Church leaders. Dated 1830-1846.
Hancock County (Ill.) Circuit Court legal documents
Collection contains about 750 documents relating to some 250 actions arising in justice of the peace or circuit courts in Hancock County, Illinois. Also includes a letter from David Martin concerning part of the collection and indexes to court cases involving Joseph Smith Jr. and the autographs of those who martyred Smith.
William Hart Miles papers
The collection includes journals, biographical information, genealogical materials and a mission record.
Philadelphia Branch minutes
Includes meeting minutes, record of members, and names of children blessed. Minutes reflect activities of Benjamin Winchester, Parley P. Pratt, Samuel Bennett, William Smith, George J. Adams, James J. Strang, and others. Reports of other Latter-day Saint congregations on the East Coast are also occasionally given.
P. J. Sanders and J. F. Curtis debate transcripts
O. C. Skinner bill of exception
Holograph. A bill of exception to a court decision involving property once belonging to Emma Smith in the case of Isaac S. Sanders and Evert L. Gates vs. William Smith.
William Smith letter
Photocopy of a handwritten letter in which William Smith claims the position of president of the Mormon Church because his brother, Joseph, ordained him to it.
Summons of Asa Megan
Printed legal document with ms. entries summoning Asa Megan to appear in answer to a complaint filed by William Smith, former Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Apostle.
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 4
- Church Government 3
- Civil Procedure and Courts 2
- Correspondence 2
- Hancock County (Ill.) -- History 2
- Legal instruments 2
- Material Types 2
- Minutes (Records) 2
- Mormon Church -- History -- 19th century 2
- Nauvoo (Ill.) -- History 2
- Politics, Government, and Law 2
- Baptism for the dead 1
- Biographies 1
- Certificates 1
- Diaries 1
- Genealogies 1
- Letters 1
- Membership lists 1
- Missionaries -- Biography 1
- Mormon Church -- Illinois -- Nauvoo -- History 1
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- East (U.S.) 1
- Mormon pioneers 1
- Mormons -- Pennsylvania 1
- Pariarchs (Mormon theology) 1
- Philadelphia (Pa.) 1
- Presidents -- Succession 1
- Religion 1
- Summonses 1
- Transcripts 1
- Typescripts 1 + ∧ less