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Junius Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite) Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-J853

Scope and Contents

Records of Junius Monthly Meeting (Hicksite) and its pre-Separation predecessor, 1734-1866. Includes: Men's minutes, 1815-1834 and 1849-1863, women's minutes, 1844-1863, and a membership book, 1734-1866.

Dates

  • 1734-1866

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

Junius Monthly Meeting was established in 1815, set off from Farmington Monthly Meeting. The Hicksite branch was set off to Genesee Yearly Meeting on its establishment in 1834. After many members of Junius Preparative Meeting affiliated with Congregational Friends and and were dropped from membership, the remaining Hicksites continued to meet as Junius Monthly Meeting in the meetinghouse at Galen. The latter was laid down in 1863, members attached to Farmington Monthly Meeting (Hicksite). The Orthodox branch was laid down in 1828, and members were attached to Galen Preparative Meeting (Orthodox).

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (4 volumes)

Overview

Records of Junius Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1863 : Galen, N.Y.). Includes minutes, 1815-34 & 1849-63, women's minutes, 1844-63, and membership, 1734-1866.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's): 1.1 1815-1834, 1.2 1849-1863; Women's minutes: 2.1 1844-1863; Vital records: 3.1 Membership 1734-1866.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Title
RECORDS OF JUNIUS MONTHLY MEETING (HICKSITE)
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

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