January 2, 1848
Location: Winter Quarters - 1014 miles left, Nebraska - Location: 41:21:41N 95:56:45W Currently the site of Florence, Nebraska, Winter Quarters was settled in September, 1846 as a temporary resting place for the pioneers. It is located just west of the Missouri river in Nebraska.
Summary: Hosea Stout goes to Council then to town for the day.
Journal entry: Sunday Jan 2nd 1848. Clear & pleasant weather. Went to Council at ten. Decided not to attend to temporal cases any more on Sunday. Several cases laid over. After Council I was around town the rest of the day.
Source: On the Mormon Frontier: The Diary of Hosea Stout 1844-1861 Volume I - Edited by Juanita Brooks. Permission to use excerpts granted by Utah State Historical Society and the University of Utah Press.