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Title (1849-1851) The State of Deseret - Appendix: Constitution and Ordinances (1849-1851)
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1849-1851) Collected by Dale L. Morgan, these were published as an appendix to The State of Deseret, 8 Utah Hist. Q. 155-233 (1940), and later reprinted in THE STATE OF DESERET (Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press with the Utah Historical Society, 1987). In 1849 a constitution was drafted for a provisional government organized under the name "State of Deseret." Its legislature met on several occasions from July 2, 1849 until March 28, 1851, when it was dissolved upon announcement of the federal act to establish a territorial government (the "Organic Act").
Publisher Utah State Historical Society
Contributors Morgan, Dale R.
Date 1947
Type Text
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Source Utah Historical Quarterly Volume 8 Numbers 23-24
Language eng
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Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730.
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Date Created 2005-12-05
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Title Appendix B_page 238
Description 238 Utah Historical Quarterly 15th " Win. A. Empy, 17th ward, Martin Peck, [Empey] 18th ward, Wm. H. Kimball, 16th " William Miller, 19th " Peter Nebeker. Sawing Lumber, allowed one third. No. 125. November 24, 1849. That no person owning a saw mill, shall be allowed more than one third of the lumber for sawing; and wherein they have taken more than the one third, that they shall refund the amount to the owners of the logs. Cattle in the Stray Pound, after one Month to be sold. No. 76. April 28. Resolved, that from and after the first day of May, 1849, the inhabitants of the Valley of the Great Salt Lake, be required to keep all kinds of stock off the farming land, and city lots, and further resolved, that after the above date, all kinds of stock, found loose on the farming lands, and city lots, shall be delivered over to the Marshall or the Bishops of the several wards, who shall collect from the owner of each trespassing creature, the sum of one dollar for each offense, together with damages and expenses. No. 127. November 24, 1849. That all cattle, that have been on the hands of the owners of the Stray Pound, over one month be sold, and the proceeds be put into the perpetual poor emigrating fund. AN ORDINANCE CREATING AN OFFICE FOR THE RECORDING OF "MARKS AND BRANDS" ON HORSES, MULES, CATTLE, AND ALL OTHER STOCK. Passed by the Legislative Council, Saturday Dec. 29, 1849. No. 130. Sec. 1. Be it ordained that an office be, and is hereby created for the purpose of Recording, Marks and Brands, put on Horses, Mules, Cattle, Cows, and all other stock, owned by the Citizens of the Valley of the Great Basin. Sec. 2. It Shall be the duty of the Recorder of said office, to Keep a fair and faithful record of all Marks, or Brands, put on all Horses, Mules. Cattle, Cows, and all other stock owned by the citizens of the valley of the Great Basin, together with the names of owners of said Brands, and place of residence, whenever application is made for the same by the owners thereof, and to define and designate the particlar (sic) Marks or Brands, to be used by each individual. Sec. 3. It shall be the duty of the Recorder to consult the convenience of each person applying, for a Mark, or Brand, Pro-
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Source Original Journal: Utah Historical Quarterly The State of Deseret
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Date Created 2005-12-05
Date Modified 2005-12-05
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