Governor Cumming resigns and leaves Salt Lake City......May, 1861
Another convention meets, Jan. 20, finishes a constitution for the State of Deseret, Jan. 23, ratified by the people......March 3, 1862
Act of Congress passed to punish and prevent polygamy in the Territories......July 1, 1862
Mormon apostates, known as Morrisites, indicted for armed resistance to law, when summoned to surrender by the sheriff resist for three days—June 13-16, 1862—until their leader, Joseph Morris, and others are killed; tried before Judge Kinney, seven are convicted of murder in the second degree......March, 1863
Gov. James Duane Doty dies......June 13, 1865
University of Deseret at Salt Lake City, chartered 1850, organized......March 8, 1869
Gov. J. Wilson Shaffer by proclamation forbids the review of the Nauvoo Legion of 13,000 men......Sept. 15, 1870
Vernon H. Vaughan succeeds Governor Shaffer, who dies......October, 1870
Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Instituti
Nash, William R. Coleman, William J. White, William T. Kendrick, Dudley Gilman, William A. Southall, William H. Tyree, Benj. J. Tapscott, Christian E. Heckler, Wm. T. Palmer, Charles H. Sweeney, Lorezo Froney, K. O'Dwyer, John M. Reins, Robert Blackburn, Thomas Clemmitt, Carter Ball, T. T. Taylor, William N. Hall, Fleming Phillips, D. McAlister, C. J. Weeks, D. D. Munroe, Michael Cullen, J. H. Franklin, R. E. Quarles, George Hicks, Robert Franklin, Charles W. Harwood, William A. Trueheart, William R. Cauthorn, James McGraw, R. M. Chamberlayne, B. F. Howard, J. H. James, Marcellus Hicks, William H. Howard, Pleasant Orange, A. Orange, Joseph Morris, L. M. Jude, Robert G. Smith, R. T. Smith and W. M. Woodward.
Major Claiborne, Chief of Police, informs us that as soon as he can obtain the necessary arms, badge and baton for his officers and men they will immediately be put upon duty.
These have been telegraphed for, and will probably be received in the course of the present week.