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Le Ray Monthly MeetingRecords

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-L451
Records of Le Ray Monthly Meeting (Hicksite), 1815-1867. Includes: Minutes, 1815-1867; Vital records 1815-1867.

Dates

  • 1815-1867

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.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (4 volumes)

Overview

Records of Le Ray Monthly Meeting (Hicksite), 1815-1867. Includes: Minutes, 1815-1867; Vital records 1815-1867.

Biographical / Historical

Le Ray Monthly Meeting was established in 1815, set off from Galway Monthly, as a part of Easton Quarter. It became part of Saratoga Quarter on its establishment in 1815. The Hicksite branch became a part of Scipio Quarter in 1833 and was set off to Genesee Yearly on its establishment in 1834. The last record of this meeting is from 1847. The Orthodox branch became a part of LeRay Quarterly Meeting in 1830. On the laying down of LeRay Quarter in 1873, the monthly meeting was attached to Butternuts Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox)

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's): 1.1 1815-1842; Women's minutes: 2.1 1815-1847; Vital records: 3.1 Births & deaths 1815-1838, 3.2 Membership 1815-1867, Misc.: 4.1 Correspondence 1981-87, 4.2 Correspondence 1938-40.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF LERAY MONTHLY MEETING (HICKSITE) AND LERAY 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

Revision Statements

  • 2016: This electronic finding aid was updated in Summer 2016 by Abdulrezak Kemal in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace, to conform to current markup standards and the ArchivesSpace data model.

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