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|Creator:||Danville Presbyterian Church (Great Meadows, N.J.)|
|Title:||Danville Presbyterian Church Record Book|
|Abstract:||Record book of communicants, baptisms, and marriages from this Presbyterian Church in Great Meadows, a section of Independence Township, Warren County.|
|Collection Number:||MG 269|
The congregation was formed from the presbytery of Newton in 1823 as a branch of the First Presbyterian Church of Hackettstown and became a separate congregation on November 4, 1831. The congregation built its first edifice in 1824 but re-merged with the First Presbyterian Church of Hackettstown in 1955. The building for the congregation still stands, but is now used as a senior center.
Record book of communicants, baptisms, and marriages from this Presbyterian Church in Great Meadows, a section of Independence Township, Warren County. The volume also contains church session and membership records. The session records cover from November 4, 1831 through April 27, 1867; membership lists from May 1841 through November 1854; the baptismal records from April 24, 1858 through August 4, 1866; and the marriage records from December 24, 1840 through January 29, 1852.
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|Danville Presbyterian Church (Great Meadows, N.J.)|
|Elders (Church officers)--New Jersey--Great Meadows.|
|Presbyterian Church--New Jersey--Great Meadows.|
|Great Meadows (N.J.)--Church History.|
|Great Meadows (N.J.)--Religious life and customs.|
|Baptismal records--New Jersey--Great Meadows.|
|Church records and registers--New Jersey--Great Meadows.|
|Marriage records--New Jersey--Great Meadows.|
|Membership lists--New Jersey--Great Meadows.|
|Minutes--New Jersey--Great Meadows.|
The source of this collection is unknown.
This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 269, Danville Presbyterian Church Record Book, The New Jersey Historical Society.
Historical Sites of Warren County. [Belvidere]: Warren County Board of Chosen Freeholders, 1965, p. 93.
Record Book and Documents
|1||1||Certificate of Dismission for Mrs. Myron Dorcas, Mt. Eaton Reformed Church, Saylorsburg, Penn.||1924 May 1|
|1||1||Certificate of Dismission for Mr. And Mrs. David Henry, First Presbyterian Church of Hackettstown, N.J.||1927 Mar 28|
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