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Farnham Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-F373

Scope and Contents

Records of Farnham Monthly Meeting of Friends, 1842-1911. Includes: men's minutes, 1842-1902, women's minutes (and joint), 1842-1902, registers of births, deaths and marriages, 1839-85, 1861-1911, and 1885-1911, minutes of Ministers and Elders, 1845-1902, and a Treasurer's account book, 1853-1902.

Dates

  • 1842-1911

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

Farnham Monthly Meeting was established in 5mo 1842 by Ferrisburgh Quarterly Meeting out of Ferrisburgh Monthly Meeting (Orthodox). It was laid down in 1902.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (9 volumes)

Overview

Records of Farnham Monthly Meeting of Friends, 1842-1911. Includes: men's minutes, 1842-1902, women's minutes (and joint), 1842-1902, registers of births, deaths and marriages, 1839-85, 1861-1911, and 1885-1911, minutes of Ministers and Elders, 1845-1902, and a Treasurer's account book, 1853-1902.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's): 1.1 1842-1878; Women's minutes (and Joint): 2.1 1842-1902; Vital records: 3.1 Register 1839-1885, 3.2 Register 1861-1911, 3.3 Register 1885-1911; Ministers and Elders: 4.1 1845-1857, 4.2 1857-1880, 4.3 1881-1902; Financial records: 5.1 Accounts 1853-1902.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Existence and Location of Copies

Births & deaths, 1839-1885, membership, 1856-76, minutes, 1842-78, and removals, 1841-84also available in microfilm, for use in the repository only: MR-NY 67.
Title
RECORDS OF FARNHAM MONTHLY MEETING
Subtitle
An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
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