We know that the early members of the church could be baptized more than once and receive more than one Patriarchal blessing. Don Carlos Smith, brother of the prophet Joseph, was given two Patriarchal Blessings. What was the occasion for him to receive a second blessing?
a. The day he got married
b. The day he left on a mission
c. Immediately after receiving the first blessing
d. The day the first blessing was recorded
C He was made a Bishop
From the life of George Henry Crosby: In 1867 he was called on a mission to the Southern States and promptly responded, but was released soon after to enter the Bishopric, where he remained for thirty –two years.
Andrew Jenson, LDS Biographical Encyclopedia (Salt Lake City: Andrew Jenson History Company, 1914), 44.