Motioned by Geo A. Smith & 2d by John Taylor that John E. Page be cut off from the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles [for supporting James Strang] voted unanimously. P. P. Pratt nominated Joseph Young O. Pratt [nominated] C. C. Rich[.] Young Richards, & Kimball nominated E.T. Benson[.] voted to have a gen Council on the morrow.
[Willard Richards, Diary, as quoted in Minutes of the Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1835-1951, Electronic Edition, 2015]