× Study The Final Prophecy Online Study(Interactive) The Final Prophecy Workbook(pdf) 30 Week Series (Audio/Notes) Scripture Search RLDS-3 Books w/1908 LDS-KingJames & LDS BoM RCE Book of Mormon Advanced Multi Search Compare RCE/1908 List RCE/1908 Changes

Bibles Inspired Version King James

Book of Mormon Original Manuscript(RCE) RLDS 1908 LDS Spanish 1908 NEW! Hebrew Book of Mormon NEW! Hebrew/English Book of Mormon

Word Index RLDS-3 Scriptures using 1908 RCE Original Manuscript Book of Mormon SPANISH Words in Book of Mormon

Comparison Compare RCE/1908

Cross Reference RLDS to LDS Book of Mormon LDS to RLDS Book of Mormon

MultiLingual Book of Mormon Spanish/English Book of Mormon El Libro de Mormón en Español NEW! Hebrew Book of Mormon NEW! Hebrew/English Book of Mormon

History Church History Times and Seasons

Book of Mormon Truth Who is Jesus? The Prophecy of Jesus

EVIDENCE Ancient Ethiopian Document

PODCAST Restored Gospel Podcast!

Church History Search Results

Return to History Search Page

Click on the button to Select and Read Church History.

RLDS History Context Results

Read Previous Page / Next Page

Church History Vol. 2 Chapter 20 Page 423


423 CHAPTER 20.


IN this chapter we introduce without special comment the statements and affidavits of several of the saints, and others, prepared for and introduced by the Washington committee to the Congress committee on judiciary:-

"I, Simeon Carter, certify that I have been a resident of the State of Missouri for six years and upwards, and that I have suffered many things by a lawless mob; both me and my family having been driven from place to place, and suffered the loss of much property, and finally expelled from the State. I further certify that I belong to the Church of the Latter Day Saints, commonly called 'Mormons.' And I certify that in the year eighteen hundred and thirty-eight both me and my people suffered much by the people of the State of Missouri. And I further certify that in this same year, in the month of November, between the first and sixth, were surrounded by a soldiery of the State of Missouri, in the city of Far West, in Caldwell County, both me and many of my 'Mormon' brethren, and were compelled by their soldiery, which were armed with all the implements of war to shed blood, by a public declaration of our entire extermination, to sign away our all, our property, personal and real estate, and to leave the State of Missouri immediately.

"I certify I had at that time one hundred and sixty-two acres of land, the same which I held the certificates for. I

(page 423)

Read Previous Page / Next Page