(Almon W. Babbitt) Two years later he was restored to fellowship and appointed presiding elder in Ramus, Illinois.
. Disfellowshipped in Kanesville (Council Bluffs, Iowa) for opposing Orson Hyde's use of the Frontier Guardian to support the Iowa Whig Party, he was received back into fellowship six months later. 1849
[source: Van Wagoner, Richard and Walker, Steven C., A Book of Mormons, http://amzn.to/newmormonstudies]