On this day in 1834
Kirtland, Ohio. Joseph Smith started from Kirtland as the leader of Zion’s Camp.
On this day in 1838
Far West, Missouri. Joseph Smith learned from Brother Bailey that 200 families and wagons would arrive in three weeks from Canada.
On this day in 1842
Carthage, Illinois. Sweeney v. Miller: Sweeney recovered judgment against Joseph Smith, Hyrum Smith, and Peter Haws for $58.97 in damages plus the cost of suit.
On this day in 1844
Nauvoo, Illinois. Joseph Smith addressed a large company of friends at his home on the Saints' course of dealings with the national government.