1854 July 4 or 11 Letter to Isaac Houston

Title

1854 July 4 or 11 Letter to Isaac Houston

Description

A request for Houston to make decisions about the children and property of Roswell Stevens and his wife after their divorce.

Type

Correspondence

Sender

Brigham Young

Recipient

Isaac Houston

Date

1854 July 4 or 11

Location

Great Salt Lake City

Subject

Bishops
Personal
Property
Domestic dispute

extracted text

G. S. L. City July 4th [11?], 1854
Bishop Houston
Dear Bro.
I wish you to attend the case of Bro Roswell Stevens, he has come down here and been baptised and wishes to do right, I wish you to take your counsellors, and if you wish call upon Bishop Evans and Harrington to sit with you, and decide concerning the children & property with <between> his former wife & himself.

Brigham Young

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G. S. L. City July 4th [11?], 1854

Bishop Houston

Dear Bro.

I wish you to attend the case of Bro Roswell Stevens, he has come down here and been baptised and wishes to do right, I wish you to take your counsellors, and if you wish call upon Bishop Evans and Harrington to sit with you, and decide concerning the children & property with <between> his former wife & himself.

Brigham Young