Church Records, 1815-1967

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by Charles Town Presbyterian Church, Charles Town, West Virginia
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Title

Church Records, 1815-1967

Author

Charles Town Presbyterian Church, Charles Town, West Virginia

Date

01/01/1815

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Topics Religion,African Americans


Original records at the Library, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, VA. Parts are dark and hard to read. The church was organized ca. 1787 but declined in the following years. It was reorganized in 1815 . Microfilm includes Session minutes, 1815 -1939 (includes some congregational meeting minutes), Congregational meeting minutes 1930 -1938 , Church Officers, 1813 -1914 , Communicants (includes "colored") 1815 ?-1911 , Non-communicants [no date], Baptisms (early records do not always give parents, includes "colored") 1815 ?-1841 , 1865 -1912 , Marriages (includes "colored") 1867 -1911 , Deaths (includes "colored") 1859 -1911 , Miscellaneous documents, reel No. 1577704 items 6-11; Session minutes 1939 -1958 , Congregational Meeting Minutes, 1939 -1958 , Pastors and Church Officers 1787 -1958 , Communicants, 1857 -1959 , Baptisms, 1916 -1958 , Deaths 1956 -1958 , reel No. 1577705 items 1-3; Treasurer's Ledgers, 1877 -1930 , 1953 -1957 , Historian's annual reports, 1932 -1967 , reel No. 1577705 items 4-7.