Account certifying that Joseph Smith, Caleb Baldwin, and Lyman Wight escaped from Morgan "without the common concent or negligence of myself or gard" on April 16, 1839. The item was written on July 6, 1839. Morgan and others were escorting the prisoners to Boone County to be tried for various crimes.
- Morgan, William, 1792?- (Creator, Person)
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William Morgan (born approximately 1792) was sheriff of Daviess County, Missouri.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
- Register of William Morgan certificate
- Patsy Shin Hernandez
- 2010 July 29
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