Cape May Preparative Records
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In 1817, the monthly meeting was held entirely at Maurice River. Cape May Preparative Meeting was discontinued in 1818.
An indulged Meeting at Cape May during the summer months was established by Greenwich Monthly Meeting (Hicksite) in 1882; in 1886, Salem Quarterly Meeting transferred the oversight of this meeting to Salem Monthly Meeting. It was discontinued at some point thereafter. In 1931, the seasonal meeting at Cape May was reestablished under the care of Salem Quarterly Meeting.
In 1957, the meeting for worship at Cape May became part of Seaville Monthly Meeting.
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- CAPE MAY PREPARATIVE MEETING (SEAVILLE, NJ).
- A Finding Aid for its Meeting Records Deposited in Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
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