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Methodist-Episcopal Church Records
1849 - 1887  (partial)
Town of Hector, Schuyler co., NY area
 

Partial transcription by Lynn Stevenson Fisher of records stored on microfilm at Kroch Library,
Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.  Additions to this transcription would be welcome.
 


[Note:  Handwritten conference minutes for the following dates are also available on
the microfilm:  Oct. 29, 1849, Jan. 12, 1850, June 29, 1850, Oct. 12, 1850, Jan. 4, 1851,
June 29, 1851, Oct. 4, 1851, Feb. 14, 1852, April 17, 1852, Feb. 19, 1853, July 30, 1853.


Quarterly Meeting Conference at Mecklenburg held December 11, 1852.

N.N. BEERS .... in charge of the chair.

Stewards present - J.W. OSBORN, Jeremiah ELSTON, J.M. KELLY, J.W. FLETCHER,
David TABOR A., Stephen STILWELL A., Robert LEWIS A.

Leaders - J.C. HOPKINS, E.S. DICKENS, G.A. KING, O. NIVINSON [NIVISON],
A.S. FISHER.
Stewards report $59.51 paid as quarterage.

The Appeal case of Jeremy SMITH was then taken up & on motion of G.A. KING was entertained.
... whereupon the conference sustained the decision of the committee on all the specifications & he held guilty.


March 11, 1871:  The Third Quarterly Conference of Mecklenburg held at Cayutaville
....

Pastors report -- Death -- one -- Sister Margaret KING vis. by letter Rebeca ALLEN.

...


May 13, 1882:  Quarterly Conference
....

Deceased --May 9th John CORY.

...


The first quarterly conference for the year held in Mecklenburg ... charge Dec. 16th, 1882
....

Charles SHARP, Chancy BEMENT, Albert TICHENOR were added to the board of stewards.

Con Adjourned
N.H. AMMACK
Rec Sec


Nov. 24, 1883,  Mecklenburg
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Call of the Conference Roll:  Present ... O.C. BEMENT ...

...


1883/1884

The following are the names of all persons who subscribed towards
the building of the church & the amount contributed by each.

[Partially transcribed list]

Page 1 --1D-- --2D--
James HAZELITT --300-- --200--
James R. KING --75-- --0--
Zalmon BARKER --100-- --200--
Henrey BOICE --15-- --50--
O.C. BEMENT --40-- --0--
O. STURDEFANT --50-- --25--       [Usually spelled STURDEVANT]
G.W. HARVEY --20-- --0--
Annie CARMAN --5-- --0--

Page 2 --1D-- --2D--
Thomas CARMAN --10-- --0--
David BOICE --25-- --10--
G.W. HASNER --5-- --0--
Gillett HASNER --10-- --25--
J.J. LARRISON --5-- --0--
C. KING --13-- --5--
Eva D. OWEN --5-- --0--
Charles B. OWEN --3-- --0--
L.H. OWEN --10-- --0--

Page 3 --1D-- --2D--
Porter BEMENT --5-- --0--
Samuel SAYLOR --5-- --0--
Herman CAMP --27-- --64--
Cornelius KING --5-- --5--
Henry SAYLOR --0-- --8--

Page 4 --1D-- --2D--
W. BEMENT --0-- --5--
David BOICE --0-- --10--
E. STURDEFANT --0-- --5--
John SMITH --7-- --0--


The Second Quarterly Conference for  Mecklenburg charge held Jan. 22, 1886.
....

Pastors Report ... The changes in our membership are as follows.  Rec from the Baptist Church Bro. H.C. HAUSNER.  There have died during this quarter, Sister Dolly KING and Bro. William SEACORD.
...

S. H. SANFORD
Preacher in Charge
...


Seckond Quarterly Conference for  the Mecklenburg charge was held at Mecklenburg Feb. 5, 1887.

Call of conference roll.  Present S.H. SAMFORD [SANFORD ?] preacher in charge,
John McKIGGAN, M. HOAGLAND, W.K. FOWLER, Gillett HAUSNER, Chas. SHARP, F.H. FREMAN, Wesley AMMACK, A.C. ATWATER, O.C. BEMENT, ...
....

Conference Adj’
O.C. Bement, Sec.



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