On this day in 1834
Perrysburg Township, Cattaraugus County, New York. Joseph Smith and Parley P. Pratt held another meeting at Freeman Nickerson’s home but gained no volunteers to help the Missouri Saints return to their homes in Jackson County, Missouri.
On this day in 1839
Liberty, Missouri. Smith v. McLellin: William E. McLellin was summoned to appear before the Clay County Circuit on the first day of the next term. While Joseph Smith was imprisoned in Liberty Jail, he sued McLellin for trespass and accused him of stealing some personal items.
On this day in 1840
Montrose, Iowa. Joseph Smith attended a meeting of the high council in Iowa and addressed the issue of the law of consecration.
On this day in 1842
Nauvoo, Illinois. Joseph Smith preached at Orson Spencer's house on the hill near the Nauvoo Temple.