Junius Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite) Records
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.
Language of Materials
These records are entirely in English
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
Where available, access is through microfilm.
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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).
0.5 Linear Feet (4 volumes)
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.
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.
Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- RECORDS OF JUNIUS MONTHLY MEETING (HICKSITE)
- An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
- Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
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