Kendall County, Illinois Court writs
Scope and Contents
Photocopies of handwritten and printed writs. They declare that David Hyrum Smith, a leader in the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, is legally insane and should be sent to an institution. Many of the items were signed by Joseph Smith, III, the founder of that faith. Also included are newspaper clippings and a certificate verifying David Smith's death.
- Illinois. County Court (Kendall County) (Organization)
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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 Kendall County, Illinois Court writs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Kendall County, Illinois Court writs
- Rose Frank
- 18 March 2011
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.