Letter from William Gee Jr., 7 October 1890

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    ^William^ W. Gee, Jun Oct 7, 1890 Recd Oct. 10. Fayette Sanpete Co. Utah Oct. 7, 1890. President Wilford Woodruff Dear Brother, I write you in Regard to your Manifesto concernning the rReport of the Utah Commission and Poly- gamy (so called) there Has Been considerable contention among Mem bers of the Church and as A Ward Teacher I have been asked the following questions and many others, do you Believe that we have given up the Practice or do you think it ...
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    and that acording to the articles of faith We were Justifiyed in Honoring and sustaining the Law and Leaving the Blame with the goverment. But I Have Herd statements Made By Persons of Veracity in the Church wich coming from the sources they do causes me to think that some- things have Probably Been done nocontrary to your advice and wishes so I give you some of the Reports as they come to me so that you can invistigate the same if you think Best. Brigham Peirce, of
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    he has sold his Place and ^is^ going to one of the Mormon Colonys in Mexico. I have herd Reports of others But I give these two cases as I have had them from Persons that were in A Position to Know. Hoping that you will acept the above statement in the spirit that I give it I Remaim yours for Truth and Ritusness, William Gee Jr. ...