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Methodist churches

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

"A History of the New Hopewell and White Communities"

Identifier: MM.2022.011
Scope and Contents

"A History of the New Hopewell and White Communities" written for the Tennessee Homecoming 1986. Contains chapters: --Life in the New Hopwell and White Communities --New Hopewell History --The History of New Hopewell Elementary School --The History of White Elementary School --Church History of New Hopewell Community --History of South Knox County (by Jane Price) --History of South Knox County (by Anna Harris)

Dates: 1986

Church Histories of First United Methodist Church of Fall Branch and of Church Hill by Josephine Hamilton.

Identifier: MM.1976.011
Scope and Contents

“A Few Highlight in the History of the First United Methodist Church of Fall Branch” [by Josephine Hamilton?], 4 pp. Photocopy; “A Few Highlights in the History of the First United Methodist Church of Church Hill” (Hawkins County, Tenn.) by Josephine Hamilton, 1976. 8 pp. + 1971 newspaper article about silk manufacturer Frederick Ross and his home Rotherwood (photocopy).

Dates: 1970s

Clapp’s Chapel Methodist Church membership roll, 1885-1900, and church history.

Identifier: MM.1993.001
Scope and Contents

Membership records of Clapp’s Chapel in Knox County, Tenn., 1885-1900. Photocopies. + 1953 history of Clapp’s Chapel Methodist Church. Photocopies. (Church history is unpublished.)

Dates: 1885-1900

Eleazar Methodist Church Register, ca. 1900. (photocopy).

Identifier: MM.1979.056
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of the Church Register of the Eleazar Congregation, Mt. Vernon Circuit, Chattanooga District, Holston Annual Conference. Methodist Episcopal Church. Church register includes names of pastors and members. Ca. 1900.

Dates: circa 1900

Fountain City United Methodist Church ephemera

Identifier: Ephemera 2020.037
Scope and Contents 1) July 1961 Fountain City Methodist Church (212 Hotel Avenue, Fountain City, Tenn.) Member Directory.2) Issues of The Fountain City Methodist an informational church newsletter published weekly by Fountain City Methodist Church. Issues included December 3, 1967; April 6, 1969; May 11, 1969; December 19, 1971; July 16, 1972; December 3, 1972; May 7, 1978; June 10, 1979; December 28, 1980. 3) Fountain City Methodist Church Pastor Announces ... Fall Round-Up...
Dates: 1961 - 1980

Frederick A. Ault Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0009
Scope and Contents Papers of Frederick Armstead Ault (1872-1938), Knoxville leader in social, civic, and religious activities. Son of Henry T. Ault and Eliza Morgan McClung Ault. Ancestors include: Charles McClung, Sr.; William Blount; General James White; and James White McClung. Frederick A. Ault married Mary Sanford. Papers include: letters to and from family and friends of the McClung family; 1843 address given by Henry T. Ault before the Young Men’s Literary Society; 1850 constitution and proceedings of...
Dates: 1797-1912

Holston Conference Methodist Ministers’ data (photocopies)

Identifier: MSC 0708
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of Methodist Holston Conference minister information cards from the Methodist Holston Conference Archives, previously housed in Kelly Library at Emory & Henry College, now at Tennessee Wesleyan College. Cards are arranged in alphabetical order by last name. Cards include name, birth and death dates, place of burial, license and ordination information, sources.

Dates: 1985 (photocopies made); Event: 1762-1979 (biographical info)

Hopewell United Methodist Church

Identifier: SPC 1997.012
Scope and Contents

Hopewell United Methodist Church, Millertown Pike, Knox County, Tenn. Copy photograph of painting of the original building which was torn down circa 1910. Painting was done December 1916 by Dorothy Groves and hangs in the current church building. 5x7” B&W + 4x5” copy negative (3/85).

Dates: 1916

J. Leonard Garland Collection--Washington Co., Tenn., ca. 1797-1894.

Identifier: MSC 0065
Scope and Contents Manuscript items, most from Washington County, Tenn. No date, 1797-1894. Most signed by County Court Clerk James Sevier. Included are: John Brown vs. John Allen, 1797; Amos Loney (Looney?) vs. Lewis Jordan, 1798; Sarah Glass vs. Thomas Stuart (Stewart), 1803-1804; Wm. Humphries vs. Elihu Embree, 1806; Administrator of Andrew Greer, deceased, vs. Boroman(?), 1808; envelopes addressed to Mrs. Sue Ramsey Alexander (N. C.) and others from Dr. J. G. M. Ramsey, ca. 1880s. 51 pcs; 1864 letter...
Dates: 1797-1894

Newport Circuit Methodist Episcopal Church Records, 1824-1862.

Identifier: MSC 0165
Scope and Contents

Records of the Newport Circuit, Methodist Episcopal Church. Includes plans of circuits, n.d., 1834-1844; journal, 1818-1819 (author unknown); T. K. Catlett journal, 1830-1831; printed sketch of the Methodist Church by Rev. Levi Brotherton, n.d.; quarterly reports, n.d., 1824-1862; class lists; misc.

Dates: 1824-1862

Oak Grove Methodist Society Class Book, 1870-1931. Blount County, Tenn.

Identifier: MM.1997.112
Scope and Contents

Class Book for Oak Grove Methodist Society, 1870-1931. Blount County, Tenn. PHOTOCOPY.

Dates: 1870-1931

Rankin Methodist Episcopal Church South, Register, ca.1880-1941.

Identifier: MM.2016.002
Scope and Contents Rankin Methodist Episcopal Church South, Register, ca. 1880-1941. Cocke County, Tenn. The Church Register of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South. Nashville, Tenn. 1891. 1 volume (9.5 x 14 inches). Front cover separate. Includes Register of Pastors, Register of Marriages, Register of Infant Baptisms (p. 17), Register of Members (p. 33). 4 loose papers in front of volume. In Cocke County, Tenn. + copy of ‘Discovery of church records book triggers thoughts of Rankin’ from The Newport Plain...
Dates: 1880-1941

Sampson R. Dameron and Katherine S. Fryar marriage record, 1934.

Identifier: MM.1997.014
Scope and Contents

Printed page with marriage information of Sampson Roosevelt Dameron and Katherine Sherrill Fryar, who married at Macedonia M. E. Church, South, on December 14, 1934. Includes signatures of witnesses; 2nd page lists members of the wedding party. 2 pp.

Dates: 1934

St. Clair Methodist Church history, Hawkins County, Tenn.  By Jesse C. Mills.

Identifier: MM.1980.015
Scope and Contents

Brief history of St. Clair Methodist Church, Hawkins County, Tenn. Written by Jesse C. Mills for use in the Rogersville Review, May 30, 1980. PHOTOCOPY. 2 pp.

Dates: 1980

St. Clair Methodist Church register, ca. 1887-1915.

Identifier: MM.1980.014
Scope and Contents

Bound volume. Church register, St. Clair Class, Holston Conference, M. E. Church South. Ca. 1887-1915. Lists pastors, members, some marriages, loose list of members (1 p.). January 13m 1889 secretary's report, 1894 and 1896 letters of transfer, and ca. 1950s newspaper clippings on religious subjects. St. Clair Methodist Church, Hawkins County, Tenn.

Dates: circa 1887-1915

Stewart Lillard Collection--Meigs County and Rhea County, Tenn.

Identifier: MSC 0117
Scope and Contents Meigs and Rhea Counties,(Tenn.), research gathered by Stewart Lillard. Includes: Decatur Circuit, Holston Conference, M. E. C. S. volumes, 1879-1934; Meigs County fine assessments, 1840s-1850s; Meigs County marriage license transcriptions, 1836-1856; Rhea County marriage license transcriptions, 1818-1838; research papers by Stewart Lillard on Meigs County; East Tennessee Valley Railroad prospectus, 1907; Decatur Hosiery Mill stock certificates, 1936; abstracts of Books A-H of Meigs County...
Dates: 1840-1940

Thomas Chapel class book, 1856-1888 (Photocopy).

Identifier: MM.1983.016
Scope and Contents

Class book from Thomas Chapel (Methodist Church), Mulberry Gap Road, Hancock, County, Tenn. Covers 1856-1888. Lists members’ names and infants in connection with the Church. (Photocopy).

Dates: 1856-1888