Transcript for Seventies' Autobiographies pg 87

Was ordained an Elder under the hands of Elder Seymour Brunson in Nauvoo, Oct 7, 1839. Was also ordained into the Seventies by President Joseph Young and council in Mauvoo, July 7, 1840 and ordained one of the Seven councilors in the 8th Quorum of Seventies under the hands of President Joseph Young in Nauvoo, Oct 7, 1844