What happened on this date in Mormon History - several curious snippets every day
175 years ago today - Aug 29, 1842
Nauvoo resident, Mary Clift, testifies to the Nauvoo High Council that she is pregnant with Gustavius Hills's child. She says he told her that "the heads of the Church practiced such conduct & that the time would come when men would have more wives than one." Hills is excommunicated.