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Collins Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-C633

Scope and Contents

Records of Collins Monthly Meeting (Hicksite), 1828-1851. Includes: Minutes 1828-1850, women's minutes, 1828-1851, Register 1814-1832 (includes Eden Monthly Meeting), and births & deaths, 1829-32.

Dates

  • 1814-1851

Creator

Language of Materials

These records are entirely in English

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Biographical / Historical

Collins Monthly Meeting was established as Concord Monthly Meeting in 1820, at the division of Eden Monthly Meeting to Hamburgh and Concord Monthly Meetings. In 1823, the name of the meeting was changed to Collins. Collins Monthly Meeting (Hicksite) became a part of Genesee Yearly Meeting on its establishment in 1834, and was laid down in 1851; members were attached to Hamburgh Monthly Meeting. The Orthodox branch of Collins remains active to date.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (6 volumes)

Overview

Records of Collins Monthly Meeting (Hicksite), 1828-1851. Includes: Minutes 1828-1850, women's minutes, 1828-1851, Register 1814-1832 (includes Eden Monthly Meeting), and births & deaths, 1829-32.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1828-1839, 1.2 1839-1850; Women's minutes: 2.1 1828-1847, 2.2 1847-1851; Vital records: 3.1 Register 1814-1832, 3.2 Births and Deaths 1829-1851.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Existence and Location of Copies

Births & deaths, 1829-51, minutes to 1850, & women's minutes 1847-1851 also available in microfilm, for use in the repository only: MR-NY 87, 17-18.
Title
RECORDS OF COLLINS MONTHLY MEETING (HICKSITE)
Subtitle
An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Find It at the Library

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library