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Goose Creek Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-B-G665

Scope and Contents

Records of Goose Creek Monthly Meeting, 1789-1820. Includes men's minutes 1794-1814, women's minutes 1794-1814, vital records 1789-1820, and miscellaneous.

Dates

  • 1789-1820

Creator

Language of Materials

Records in English

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Biographical / Historical

Goose Creek, in Bedford County, was granted the status of an indulged meeting under South River Monthly Meeting in 1786 and by 1794 was established as a Monthly Meeting. In 1797 Western Quarterly Meeting was set up for South River and Goose Creek Meetings. By 1814 Goose Creek Monthly Meeting was discontinued and membership joined to South River Monthly Meeting.

Goose Creek Monthly Meeting in Loudoun County was a separate monthly meeting.

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet

Arrangement

Divided into series: 1.Men's Minutes; 2.Women's minutes; 3.Vital records; 4.Miscellaneous.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, Baltimore Yearly Meeting.

General

This Monthly Meeting should not be confused with Goose Creek Monthly Meeting in Lincoln, Va., Loudon County.
Title
RECORDS OF GOOSE CREEK MONTHLY MEETING (BEDFORD COUNTY, VA.)
Subtitle
A Finding Aid for its Records Deposited in Haverford College Quaker Collection
Date
2009
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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