History, 1838–1856, volume C-1 [2 November 1838–31 July 1842]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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<​April 17​> 10th. day of the first month, of the 11th. year of the rise of the Church: the meeting was opened by singing, and prayer by . then called upon the Elders to represent the different branches of the Church. Elder represented the Church in , consisting of about 300 Members, 7 elders, 8 priests, 6 teachers, and 2 deacons. Elder Peter Melling represented the Church in Penwortham, consisting of 73 members, 3 elders, 1 Priest, 2 teachers, 1 deacon, Elder William Garner represented the Church at Longton, consisting of 51 members, 2 elders, 4 priests, 2 teachers. Joseph Jackson represented the Church at Southport consisting of 20 members, 1 priest, 1 teacher, Elder John Moon represented the Church at Daubers Lane and neighborhood, members generally in good standing consisting of 54 members, 1 elder, 2 priests, 3 teachers. Richard Benson represented the Church at Hunter’s hill and neighborhood, consisting of 17 members, 1 elder, 1 priest, 1 teacher, Elder represented the Church at Heskin consisting of 3 members 1 Elder. Elder represented the Church at Bolton, consisting of 60 members, 1 elder, 2 priests, 2 teachers. Elder represented the Church at Ratcliff, consisting of 10 members. Elder Withnal represented the[HC 4:116] Church at Whittle consisting of 18 members. 1 elder, 4 priests. Elder Francis Clark represented the Church at Ribchester, consisting of 25 members, 2 elders, 1 priest. Elder Thomas Richardson represented the Church at Burnley, consisting of 24 members, generally in good standing, 1 priest, 1 teacher. Elder Francis Moon represented the Church at Blackburn, consisting of 15 members, 1 priest. Elder James Smithies represented the Church at Chaidgley and Thornley, consisting of 29 members, 2 elders, 1 priest, 1 teacher, 1 deacon. Priest John Ellison represented the Church at Waddington, consisting of 50 members 2 priests, 2 teachers, 1 deacon. Elder Thomas Smith represented the Church at Clithero, consisting of 27 members, 1 elder, 3 priests. Elder Thomas Smith represented the church at Chatburn, consisting of 84 members, 1 elder, 2 priests, 2 teachers, 1 deacon. Elder Thomas Smith represented the Church at Downham, consisting of 20 members 1 teacher 1 deacon. Elder Thomas Smith represented the Church at Grindleton consisting of 5 members. Elder represented the Church at consisting of 240 members, 3 Elders, 5 priests, 4 teachers, 1 deacon. Elder represented the Church at Stockport, consisting of 40 members, 1 priest, 2 teachers 1 deacon. Elder represented the Church at Peover and Macclesfield, consisting of 30 members, 3 priests. Elder represented the Church at Duckinfield, consisting of 30 members, 1 priest. Elder represented the Church at Altrineham, consisting of 8 members, 1 priest, 1 teacher. Elder represented the Church at Middlewich consisting of 6 members. Elder David Wilding represented the Church at Bury and Elton, consisting of 12 members— Elder represented the Church in the Potteries consisting of 101 members, 1 elder 2 priests, 4 teachers 1 deacon. Elder represented the Church at Herefordshireconsisting of 160 members, 1 elder, 2 priests; about 40 of them were Methodist— Preachers of the United Brethren. Elder represented the Church at consisting of 28 members. Elder represented the Church [p. 1050]
April 17 10th. day of the first month, of the 11th. year of the rise of the Church: the meeting was opened by singing, and prayer by . then called upon the Elders to represent the different branches of the Church. Elder represented the Church in , consisting of about 300 Members, 7 elders, 8 priests, 6 teachers, and 2 deacons. Elder Peter Melling represented the Church in Penwortham, consisting of 73 members, 3 elders, 1 Priest, 2 teachers, 1 deacon, Elder William Garner represented the Church at Longton, consisting of 51 members, 2 elders, 4 priests, 2 teachers. Joseph Jackson represented the Church at Southport consisting of 20 members, 1 priest, 1 teacher, Elder John Moon represented the Church at Daubers Lane and neighborhood, members generally in good standing consisting of 54 members, 1 elder, 2 priests, 3 teachers. Richard Benson represented the Church at Hunter’s hill and neighborhood, consisting of 17 members, 1 elder, 1 priest, 1 teacher, Elder represented the Church at Heskin consisting of 3 members 1 Elder. Elder represented the Church at Bolton, consisting of 60 members, 1 elder, 2 priests, 2 teachers. Elder represented the Church at Ratcliff, consisting of 10 members. Elder Withnal represented the[HC 4:116] Church at Whittle consisting of 18 members. 1 elder, 4 priests. Elder Francis Clark represented the Church at Ribchester, consisting of 25 members, 2 elders, 1 priest. Elder Thomas Richardson represented the Church at Burnley, consisting of 24 members, generally in good standing, 1 priest, 1 teacher. Elder Francis Moon represented the Church at Blackburn, consisting of 15 members, 1 priest. Elder James Smithies represented the Church at Chaidgley and Thornley, consisting of 29 members, 2 elders, 1 priest, 1 teacher, 1 deacon. Priest John Ellison represented the Church at Waddington, consisting of 50 members 2 priests, 2 teachers, 1 deacon. Elder Thomas Smith represented the Church at Clithero, consisting of 27 members, 1 elder, 3 priests. Elder Thomas Smith represented the church at Chatburn, consisting of 84 members, 1 elder, 2 priests, 2 teachers, 1 deacon. Elder Thomas Smith represented the Church at Downham, consisting of 20 members 1 teacher 1 deacon. Elder Thomas Smith represented the Church at Grindleton consisting of 5 members. Elder represented the Church at consisting of 240 members, 3 Elders, 5 priests, 4 teachers, 1 deacon. Elder represented the Church at Stockport, consisting of 40 members, 1 priest, 2 teachers 1 deacon. Elder represented the Church at Peover and Macclesfield, consisting of 30 members, 3 priests. Elder represented the Church at Duckinfield, consisting of 30 members, 1 priest. Elder represented the Church at Altrineham, consisting of 8 members, 1 priest, 1 teacher. Elder represented the Church at Middlewich consisting of 6 members. Elder David Wilding represented the Church at Bury and Elton, consisting of 12 members— Elder represented the Church in the Potteries consisting of 101 members, 1 elder 2 priests, 4 teachers 1 deacon. Elder represented the Church at Herefordshireconsisting of 160 members, 1 elder, 2 priests; about 40 of them were Methodist— Preachers of the United Brethren. Elder represented the Church at consisting of 28 members. Elder represented the Church [p. 1050]
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