Transcript for Nauvoo Restoration, comp., High Priests of Nauvoo and Early Salt Lake City, M251.33, p. 21, Church History Library

Ordained a High Priest 29 May 1852 by Seth taft, D.S. Thomas, Enrolled in H.P. Quorum, SLC: 29 May 1852, High Priest Qrm Rec, orgnzd 23 Apr 1848, SLC, Utah, LDS Arc.