Legal Events

July 7, 1836

Barker for use of Bump v. Smith and Cowdery: Joseph Smith and Oliver Cowdery executed a promissory note to pay William Barker $621.32 in money or Missouri land by September 1, 1836.

September 26, 1836

Lake for use of Quin v. Millet, Smith, and Smith: Artemus Millet, Joseph Smith, and Hyrum Smith borrowed $50 from Cyrus Lake, payable four months later. Lake assigned the obligation to Christopher Quin Jr.

October 1, 1836

Samuel and Sabrina Canfield executed a promisory note payable to Joseph Smith for $500 for the purchase of parts of lots 29, 41, and 42 in Kirtland, which note he held for four weeks.

October 11, 1836

Stannard v. Young, Pratt, and Smith: Joseph Smith, Brigham Young, and Parley P. Pratt purchased a farm from Claudius Stannard just outside of Chester, Ohio (south of Kirtland) for $6,914.93, payable $1,000 that day and $2,000 within sixty days, which amounts were paid (possibly by way of Kirtland Safety Society notes), with $1,000 due each October 3 for the next four years (which payments were not paid).

October 11, 1836

Stannard v. Young and Smith: Brigham Young and Joseph Smith signed a promissory note for $235.50 to pay Claudius Stannard and also for "goods sold and delivered amount appearing to be due $250."


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