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Rochester Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-R635

Scope and Contents

Records of Rochester Monthly Meeting, 1828-1901. Includes men's and women's minutes, 1828-1901; Ministers' and Elders' minutes 1831-1866.

Dates

  • 1828-1901

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Biographical / Historical

Rochester Monthly Meeting was set off in 1825 by Farmington Quarterly Meeting. In 1828 it split into Orthodox and Hicksite branches. The Orthodox branch fell into disorder and was laid down in 1902.

Extent

0.67 Linear Feet (7 volumes)

Language

English

Overview

Records of Rochester Monthly Meeting, 1828-1901. Includes men's and women's minutes, 1828-1901; Ministers' and Elders' minutes 1831-1866.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes, men's and joint: 1.1 1828-1844, 1.2 1845-1868, 1.3 1888-1901; Minutes, women's: 2.1 1828-1854, 2.2 1855-1873; Ministers and Elders' minutes: 3.1 1831-1854, 3.2 1854-1866.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF ROCHESTER MONTHLY MEETING (ORTHODOX)
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

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