Guide to the Miscellaneous Church Records, 1791 - 1991, undated

Summary Information

Title: Miscellaneous Church Records, 1791 - 1991, undated
Collection: AC.218
Extent: 2 linear feet (4 boxes)
Abstract:

The Miscellaneous Church Records consists of various church histories and records, primarily from Watauga County, North Carolina.

Creator: Unknown

Biographical/Historical Note

The Miscellaneous Church Records consists of various church histories and records, primarily from Watauga County, North Carolina.

Scope and Contents

The Miscellaneous Church Records consists of photocopied church records and histories, primarily from northwestern North Carolina. Of particular note are the records of the Three Forks Baptist Church from 1832 to 1895, an almost complete run ofthe Three Forks Baptist Association minutes from 1917 to 1982.

Arrangement

These files are arranged alphabetically by the original folder title.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

Provenance is unclear.

Processing Information

Processed by Lanette Hoots, October, 2004; Encoded by Lanette Hoots and Kathryn Staley, October, 2004

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Miscellaneous Church Records, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

                   
Collection 218. Miscellaneous Church Records. (1791 - 1991, n.d.)
Box Folder
1 1 Beech Valley Baptist Church History
   
    Christian Unity Association of Separate Baptist in Christ (includes 1989 program)
   
    Bethany Lutheran Church of Watauga County, North Carolina, 1980
   
    Bethany Valley Baptist Church History, n.d.
   
    Cool Springs - Bethany Baptist Ledger (includes membership list, beliefs, and minutes from 1893-1898)
Box Folder
1 2 Cool Springs - Bethany Baptist Ledger (includes minutes from 1898 - 1910)
   
    Cove Creek Baptist Church.
Box Folder
1 3 Cove Creek Baptist Church Minutes. (1799-1817).
  4 Cove Creek Baptist Church Minutes. (1817-1833).
  5 Cove Creek Baptist Church Minutes. (1833-1842).
  6 Cove Creek Baptist Church Minutes. (1842-1846).
   
    Eastern District Association of Primitive Baptist (minutes from September 30, and October 1-3, 1976). Convened with West View Church, 124th annual session.
   
    Ketocton Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from August 16-18, 1963). Convened at Warrenton High School, Warrenton, Virginia. 197th annual session.
   
    Elkhorn Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from 1991). Hosted by Slate Creek Church, convened with Pilgrim's Rest Church. 130th annual session.
Box Folder
1 7 Methodist Church Records, Spring Place Georgia (includes membership list, and register of infant baptisms from 1898-1953).
   
    Mulberry Missionary Baptist Church Records (includes minutes from 1853-1876).
Box Folder
1 8 Mulberry Missionary Baptist Church Records (includes minutes from 1876-1924).
  9 North Fork Church letter (n.d.).
   
    North Fork Church Ledger (includes membership list and minutes from 1920-1932).
Box Folder
1 10 North Fork Church Ledger (includes minutes from 1932-1961).
  11 North Fork Church Ledger (includes minutes from 1961-1975).
   
    Roan Mountain United Methodist Church History (program, n.d.).
   
    Saint Peter's Evangelical and Lutheran Church Cemetery Records (includes dates from 1823-1929). Bruceton Mills, West Virginia.
   
    Church Of Christ Ledger Book, Scott County, Virginia (includes membership list, rules of decorum, and minutes from October 26, 1805-April 25, 1857).
   
    Church of Christ, Scott County, Virginia correspondence, 1917.
   
    Church of Christ, Scott County, Virginia. Daily Independent News Article, Asheland, Kentucky. "Uncle Bryant Francisco Of Pike County Prizes a 145-Year-Old Virginia Church Record Book".
Box Folder
1 12 Senter Convention, Ashe County, Virginia, (includes minutes from 1853).
   
    Senter Baptist Church of Ashe County Ledger (includes membership list, minutes from 1835-1869).
Box Folder
1 13 Senter Baptist Church of Ashe County Ledger (includes minutes from 1870-1909).
  14 Senter Baptist Church of Ashe County Ledger (includes minutes from 1909-1927).
Box Folder
2 15 Senter Baptist Church of Ashe County Ledger (includes minutes from 1927-1951).
  16 Senter Baptist Church of Ashe County Ledger (includes minutes from 1951-1978).
   
    Separate Baptist Newspaper Article "Three Forks Takes a Look at the Past", Watauga County Democrat, August 4, 1975.
   
    General Association of Separate Baptist in Christ (program from October 6-7, 1978).
Box Folder
2 17 The Sinners and the Righteous- History of a Pioneer Mountain Community (1797-1828).
   
    Smith Run Methodist Church History (1832-1952).
   
    Stony Fork Baptist Church Papers (miscellaneous, October 1967).
   
    Stony Fork Baptist Church Ledger (includes minutes from November 3, 1841 - May 20, 1858).
Box Folder
2 18 Stony Fork Baptist Church Ledger (includes minutes from June 20, 1858- November 2, 1872).
  19 Stony Fork Baptist Church Ledger (includes minutes from December 2, 1872 - September 1878).
  20 Stony Fork Baptist Church Ledger (includes minutes from November 2, 1888 - June 10, 1905).
  21 Stony Fork Baptist Church Ledger (includes membership list and minutes from August 11, 1905 - December 7, 1918).
  22 Stony Fork Baptist Church Ledger (includes minutes from April 12, 1919 - June 12, 1930).
  23 Stony Fork Baptist Church Record (includes membership list and minutes from April 10, 1937- August 12, 1939).
  24 Stony Fork Baptist Church Record (includes minutes from August 13, 1939 - May 12, 1945).
  25 Stony Fork Baptist Church Record (includes minutes from June 9, 1945 - October 7, 1950).
  26 Stony Fork Baptist Church Record (includes minutes, Rules of Decorum, and John Cook Memorial from November 11, 1950 - November 9, 1957).
  27 Stony Fork Baptist Church Record (includes minutes from December 7, 1957 - October 12, 1968).
Box Folder
3 28 Stony Fork Baptist Church Record (includes minutes from December 7, 1957 - October 12, 1968).
  29 Three Forks Baptist Church Record (includes minutes from 1832 - 1844).
  30 Three Forks Baptist Church Record (includes minutes from October 1, 1844 - May 1, 1856).
  31 Three Forks Baptist Church Record (includes minutes from August 1, 1856 - June 1, 1868).
  32 Three Forks Baptist Church Record (includes minutes from June 1, 1868 - November 1887).
  33 Three Forks Baptist Church Record (includes minutes from November 1887 - August 2, 1895).
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association (includes minutes from August 29-31, 1916). Convened with Stony Fork Baptist Church, 76th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association (includes minutes from August 28-30, 1917). Convened with Antioch Baptist Church, 77th annual session.
Box Folder
3 34 Three Forks Baptist Association (includes minutes from August 10 -11, 1926, 86th annual session convened with South Fork Church.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 30-31, 1927). Convened with Zion Hill Church. 87th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 28-30, 1928). Convened with Middle Fork Church. 88th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 26-27, 1930). Convened with Mount Lebanon Church.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 27-28, 1935). Convened with Brushy Fork Baptist Church. 95th annual session.
Box Folder
3 35 Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 24-25, 1937). Convened with Howard's Creek Baptist Church. 97th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 29-30, 1939). Convened with Cove Creek Baptist Church. 99th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 27 - 29, 1940). Convened with Three Forks Baptist Church. 100th annual session.
Box Folder
3 36 Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 25 - 26, 1942). Convened with Mount Calvary Baptist Church. 102nd annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association minutes, 1945.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 27-28, 1946). Convened with Rutherford Baptist Church. 106th annual session.
Box Folder
3 37 Three Forks Baptist Association program (includes minutes from August 26-27, 1947). Convened with Willowdale Baptist Church. 107th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program. Convened with Forest Grove Baptist Church August 30, 1949, and Zionville Baptist Church August 31, 1949. 109th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program. Convened with Perkinsville Baptist Church August 29, 1950 and Three Forks Baptist Church August 30, 1950. 110th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program. Convened with Beech Valley August 26, 1951 and Poplar Grove, August 29, 1951. 111th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association program. Convened with Bethany Baptist and Mount Calvary Baptist Church August 30-31, 1955. 115th annual session.
Box Folder
3 38 Three Forks Baptist Association - First Baptist Church program April 18, 1971. (found in Woman's Missionary Union Program, May 4, 1976).
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association Annual (includes proceedings, reports). Convened with Rutherwood Baptist Church August 5, 1975. 135th annual session.
   
    Howard's Creek Baptist Church Woman's Missionary Union Meeting program (includes proceedings, reports, and First Baptist program). May 4, 1976.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association Woman's Missionary Union program (includes church history of various churches). May 4, 1976, 63rd anniversary.
Box Folder
3 39 Three Forks Baptist Association Annual (includes minutes and reports). Convened with Perkinsville Baptist Church August 3, 1976 and Brushy Fork Baptist Church August 4, 1976. 136th annual session.
   
    Three Forks Baptist Association Annual (includes minutes and reports). Convened with Mount Vernon Baptist Church August 3, 1982, and Profitt's Grove Baptist Church August 4, 1982. 142nd annual session.
Box Folder
4 40 Union Baptist Church of Ashe County, N.C. (includes miscellaneous letters such as dismissal and deed description).
   
    Union Baptist Church of Ashe County, N.C. Ledger (includes membership list and minutes from 1891-1909).
Box Folder
4 41 Union Baptist Church of Ashe County, N.C. Ledger (includes minutes from 1910 -1950).
  42 Christian Unity Baptist Association (includes proceedings and records). Convened with Zion Hill Baptist Church September 27-28, 1935.
   
    Washington Regular Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from September 11-13, 1931). Convened with Slate Creek Church, 120th annual session.
   
    Watauga County Churches notecards, 1976.
   
    Watauga County Churches -church addresses (compiled June 11, 1984).
   
    Watauga County Churches -Watauga county (church listings compiled in 1976).
   
    Watauga County Churches -Watauga County cemetery listings (1970- 1975).
   
    Watauga County Churches - Letter from Wayne Hampton
   
    Watauga County Churches - Listing of Churches, n.d.
   
    Watauga County Churches - Maps of Church Locations in Watauga county n.d.
   
    The West Virginia State Association of the Free Will Baptist Church (includes minutes from June 12-13, 1954, convened with Canebrake Free Will Baptist Church).
   
    West Virginia Primitive Baptists - The Messenger of Truth, May 1903.
   
    West Virginia Primitive Baptists - The Regular Baptist Sword and Shield, May 1920.
   
    West Virginia Primitive Baptists - Church Discipline of the Free Will Baptist, 1930.
Box Folder
4 43 West Virginia Primitive Baptists - The Primitive Baptist (a weekly newsletter). August 1, 1929.
   
    West Virginia Primitive Baptists - West Virginia Baptist State Convention Program (includes photos of members and church advertisements, August 13-16, 1963). 85th anniversary.
Box Folder
4 44 West Virginia Primitive Baptists (letter by Mrs. Marshall, May 13, 1965).
   
    West Virginia Primitive Baptists - The Primitive Monitor (monthly newsletter). October 1968.
   
    West Virginia Primitive Baptists - The Primitive Monitor (monthly newsletter). June 1969.
   
    West Virginia Primitive Baptists - The Primitive Monitor (monthly newsletter). August 1, 1969.
Box Folder
4 45 White River Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from August 24-26, 1951, convened with Terre Haute Church). 130th annual session.
   
    White River Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from August 26-28, 1960). Convened with Guthries Creek Church and Indian Creek Church. 139th annual session.
   
    White River Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from August 23-25, 1963, convened with Coatsville Church). 142nd annual session.
   
    White River Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from August 28-30, 1964). Convened with Guthries Creek Church and Indian Creek Church. 143rd annual session.
   
    Whitewater Association of Primitive Baptists (minutes from August 6-8, 1954). Convened with Sugar Grove Church. 144th annual session.
   
    Whitewater Association of Primitive Baptists (minutes from August 10-12, 1956). Convened with Joan Thompson Church. 146th annual session.
   
    Whitewater Association of Primitive Baptists (minutes from August 11-13, 1961). Convened with Joan Thompson Church. 151st annual session.
   
    Whitewater Association of Primitive Baptists (minutes from August 6-8, 1965). Convened with Salem Church. 155th annual session.
   
    Yadkin Baptist Church (Church of Christ on the Yadkin). Minutes from 1791- 1966.
   
    Yadkin Baptist Church (Church of Christ on the Yadkin) History. Includes minutes and membership list from 1795-1796.
Box Folder
4 46 Yadkin Baptist Church (Church of Christ on the Yadkin) History. Includes minutes, constitution, and membership list from 1796-1839.
   
    Yellow Creek Association of Primitive Baptists (includes minutes from August 10-12, 1951). Convened with Chariton Church, 102nd session.
   
    Yellow Creek Association of Primitive Baptists (includes minutes from August 9 -11, 1957). Convened with Chariton Church, 108th annual session.
   
    Zion Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from September 18- 20, 1925). Convened with the Church at Zion Hill. 24th annual session.
   
    Zion Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from September 14- 16, 1928). Convened with the Church at Flower Gap. 27th annual session.
   
    Zion Primitive Baptist Association (includes minutes from September 16-18, 1949). Convened with the Church at Elk Spur. 46th annual session.