Yellow River Baptist Association (Ga.) minutes

Yellow River Baptist Association (Ga.) minutes

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Yellow River Baptist Association (Ga.).
Title: Yellow River Baptist Association (Ga.) minutes
Dates: 1824-1965
Quantity: 1.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms2027

Biographical/Historical Note

The Yellow River Baptist Association of Georgia included churches located in Newton, Henry, Rockdale, Gwinnett, DeKalb, Fulton, and Clayton counties.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of minutes of the Yellow River Baptist Association from 1824-1965. The organizing minutes of 1824 include by-laws, purpose of the organization, and a list of original members. Subsequent minutes document topics discussed and decisions made by Association members, and include a list of member churches and their respective ministers; and for each church the number of members baptized, received by letter, excommunicated, dismissed, or deceased within each year. The volumes also include circular letters of spiritual guidance.


Index Terms

Baptists--Georgia.
Church records and registers--Georgia.
Minutes.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Yellow River Baptist Association (Ga.) minutes, ms 2027, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS BoxVolume
11-3Minutes, 1824-1965