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5 Feb 1849, page 46

Washington Presbyterian Church Minutes, minutes journal (Washington Township, Guernsey County, Ohio, 1841-1860), 5 Feb 1849, p. 46; privately held by the Faulkner-Hull Collection.

Transcript

Monday Feb 5th 1849

The Congregation met pursuant to notice for the purpose of electing an additional number of elders

The meeting was organized by calling Mr Alexander to the chair

On motion it was agreed to elect an additional No of elders

On motion it was agreed that the no be 3.

On motion it was agreed that the voting be done by ballot

The following persons were then nominate viz  [commas added for ease of reading]

H. Brown, S. Potts, J. K. Caldwell, O. Withrow, J. Robinson of Wm, J. McCurdy, Wm Thompson jnr, Wm Blackburn

The election was then event into and resolved in the election of

It was moved an seconded that the 3 who have a majority of all the votes

5 Feb 1849, page 47

Washington Presbyterian Church Minutes, minutes journal (Washington Township, Guernsey County, Ohio, 1841-1860), 5 Feb 1849, p. 47; privately held by the Faulkner-Hull Collection.

Transcript

cast be the persons elected

The election was then went into and resulted as follows viz

1st ballot J. K. Caldwell

Stephen Potts

Hugh Brown

The meeting was closed with prayer

A. T. Robinson sec

7 Jan 1850, page 48

Washington Presbyterian Church Minutes, minutes journal (Washington Township, Guernsey County, Ohio, 1841-1860), 7 Jan 1850, p. 48; privately held by the Faulkner-Hull Collection.

Transcript

Monday Jan 7th 1850

Congregation met pursuant to notice meeting was called to order by electing O. Withrow to the chair

The minuts of the last meeting were read and approved

The report of the deacons being called for Mr Wm Robinson jnr reported the following yearly report

Board of Foreign Missions

Jan, 6th 1849 To amount on hand $4,00

Rec during the year 23,75

27 75

Apr 19 1849 By amt paid treasurer 2650

Balance on hand $1,25

Board of Education

Jan 5, 50 To amount rec in the year $ 21,07

Nov 12 By amount pd Rev Alexander 19,82

Ballance on hand $1,25

Board of Domestic Missions

Jan 6, 1849 To amount on hand 4,25

“    “              “      “  Received in the year 22,03

Amount on hand $26,28

7 Jan 1850, page 49

Washington Presbyterian Church Minutes, minutes journal (Washington Township, Guernsey County, Ohio, 1841-1860), 7 Jan 1850, p. 49; privately held by the Faulkner-Hull Collection.
Washington Presbyterian Church Minutes, minutes journal (Washington Township, Guernsey County, Ohio, 1841-1860), 7 Jan 1850, p. 49; privately held by the Faulkner-Hull Collection.

Transcript

Coms fund to Assembly

April 11,49 Recd paid Rev Alexander $5,59

Western T. Seminary

Jan 6. 49 To amount on hand 9,31

July 11 ”     ”  cash on old subscription 6,25

Oct 9 By amount sent by S Pot $ 15.56  $15,56

To total amount rec by subscription & by collections for sexton coal oil &c. $27,73 ½

By amount expensed for above objects $27,73 ½

Sextons Account

To cash at various times 12,65

By Coal & Camp cover 2,31

”  1 year as sexton ending jan 22, 50   17,00

”  4 bolts for church  2,50

21,81

12 67

Balance due $9,18

Account with Pastor

By 1 years services as Pastor ending Jay 22, 50 $ 500, 00

Jan 6, 50 To Cash paid to this date 26500

Ballance 235, 00

Amount due from Senacaville $62,.00

The above report on motion was accepted

7 Jan 1850, page 50

Washington Presbyterian Church Minutes, minutes journal (Washington Township, Guernsey County, Ohio, 1841-1860), 7 Jan 1850, p. 50; privately held by the Faulkner-Hull Collection.

Transcript

Mr John Laughlin from Senacaville reported that Senacaville church were ready to pay $ 100,00 for the payment of the salery which on motion was agreed to

On motion the meeting adjourned

A. T. Robinson sec

Citing this page: Kimberli Faulkner Hull, transcriber, “Washington Presbyterian Church Minutes, Guernsey County, Ohio, 5 Feb 1849-7 Jan 1850,” Chasing Light Media, Cool Adventures
( https://cooladventures.com/collection/washington-presbyterian-church-minutes-feb-1849-jan-1850 : published 2021); Washington Presbyterian Church Minutes, minutes journal (Washington Township, Guernsey County, Ohio, 1841-1860), p. 46-50; privately held by the Faulkner-Hull Collection.

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