160 years ago today - Jun 29, 1862

Presidet Young preached in the morning upon the subjet of Apostacy & death including Joseph Morris and those gathered with him at South webber [Morrisites]. He said if he had had his own way he would have let them staid & rotted there. He would not have disturbed them but Judge Kinney thought the Law must be honored & magnifyed & he Called out a posse & it Cost the lives of two innocent men of that posse & several of the Morrisites were killed.

[Wilford Woodruff's Journal: 1833-1898 Typescript, Volumes 1-9, Edited by Scott G. Kenney, Signature Books 1993, http://amzn.to/newmormonstudies]

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