1854 November 30 Letter to William McKay

Title

1854 November 30 Letter to William McKay

Description

Instructions to look into a marital dispute and make sure the wife is provided for.

Type

Correspondence

Sender

Brigham Young

Recipient

William McKay

Date

1854 November 30

Location

Great Salt Lake City

Subject

Domestic Dispute

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G. S. L. City Nov. 30/54
Bishop Wm. McKay
Dear Brother,
You will better see into the case of Bro & Sister Purnell. Bro. Purnell says that he will not live with her any longer, upon investigation if you find it necessary that they should be seperated, you will please to see to her that she is provided for with the necessaries of life <by Bro Purnell> so that she may not suffer for the time being.
I Remain
Your Brother in the Gospel
Brigham Young

Item sets

G. S. L. City Nov. 30/54

Bishop Wm. McKay

Dear Brother,

You will better see into the case of Bro & Sister Purnell. Bro. Purnell says that he will not live with her any longer, upon investigation if you find it necessary that they should be seperated, you will please to see to her that she is provided for with the necessaries of life <by Bro Purnell> so that she may not suffer for the time being.

I Remain
Your Brother in the Gospel

Brigham Young