Family History Stories, Poems and Tidbits of the Jay and Lavona Richardson Family
Monday, June 16, 2014
Silas Smith ordination
This is a copy of the certificate when the Prophet Joseph Smith ordained his Uncle Silas Smith, brother to Joseph Smith Sr. an Elder in Melchizedek Priesthood in 1837. Silas is Lavona's great-great grandfather. Note Joseph Smith's signature on the document.