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Monkton Ridge Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-M629

Scope and Contents

Records of Monkton Ridge Preparative Meeting (Orthodox and pre-Separation), 1801-1913. Includes Men's and joint minutes, 1801-1902, Women's minutes, 1801-1862, Pastoral Committee minutes, 1906-1913, Finance and Property records, 1878-1919, and Register 1888-1975.

Dates

  • 1801-1913

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

Monkton Preparative Meeting of Friends was established in ca. 1801 under Ferrisburgh Monthly Meeting. The Orthodox preparative meeting continued under Ferrisburgh and circulated between Monkton Ridge and Charlotte in the late 19th century. The property in Charlotte was sold in 1902.

Extent

1.2 Linear Feet (8 volumes)

Overview

Records of Monkton Ridge Preparative Meeting (Orthodox and pre-Separation), 1801-1913. Includes Men's and joint minutes, 1801-1902, Women's minutes, 1801-1862, Pastoral Committee minutes, 1906-1913, Finance and Property records, 1878-1919, and Register 1888-1975.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Men's and joint minutes: 1.1 1801-1817, 1.2 1817-1852, 1.3 1885-1902; Women's Minutes: 2.1 1801-1830, 2.2 1830-1845, 2.3 1830-1845 (copy), 2.4 1845-1862; Pastoral Committee: 3.1 1906-1913; Property: 4.1 Finance and Property 1878-1919; Vital records: 5.1 Register (copy) 1888-1975.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF MONKTON RIDGE PREPARATIVE MEETING
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
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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