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John Stewart United Methodist Church (Upper Sandusky, Ohio) - MS 466 mf

Introduction | Order of Microfilming


The records of the John Stewart United Methodist Church, Upper Sandusky, Ohio, were transferred for microfilming to the Center for Archival Collections, Bowling Green State University, on August 11, 1986, with the cooperation of Thelma Marsh. The collection consists of ten volumes of record books, dating from 1859 to 1986, and containing information on membership including baptisms, marriages, and beginning in 1951, funerals. Board minutes are available only for the years 1905-1921. Of special interest is a photocopied record book of the Wyandott Missionary Society, dating from its organization in 1828 to 1847. Included are incorporation documents and membership lists which document the Indians who were members of this Society.

Minutes of the Women's Home Missionary Society, 1903-1904; the Women's Foreign Missionary Society, 1937-1940; and the Women's Society of Christian Service, 1940-1979, complete this collection.

This collection is open for research and no restrictions exist on the duplication of documents for research purposes. The finding aid was prepared by Ann Bowers during August 1986.

 Order of Microfilming

Roll 1

  1. Record Book, 1859-1878
  2. Record Book, 1878-1889
  3. Record Book, 1890-1906
  4. Record Book, 1906-1913
  5. Record Book, 1913-1922
  6. Record Book, 1921-1957
  7. Record Book, 1915-1948
  8. Membership Roll (Family records) 1880s-1940s
  9. Record Book, 1957-1986
  10. Record Book, 1962-1986
  11. Board Minute Book, July 1905-October 1921
  12. Wyandott Missionary Society minutes and membership record book, 1828-1847
  13. Women's Home Missionary Society Minute Book, March 1903-October 1904
  14. Women's Foreign Missionary Society Minute Book, February 1937-July 1940

Roll 2

  1. Women's Society of Christian Service Minute Book (merging of three women's missionary societies and Ladies Aid), September 1940-May 1945
  2. Women's Society for Christian Service Minute Book, June 1945-April 1957
  3. Women's Society for Christian Service Minute Book, May 1957-May 1961
  4. Women's Society for Christian Service Minute Book, August 1963-June 1971 (includes annual reports dating from 1961-1968)
  5. Women's Society for Christian Service Minute Book, July 1971-December 1979

Roll 3

  1. Board of Trustees Minutes, 1845-1866
  2. Journal of Reverend N. B. C. Love, 1854-1860

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