Brome Methodist 1867- 1879

Brome Methodist 1867

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Index to Baptisms only

Fuller, David Dewton  7
Taylor, Arthur Eugene 8
Wilson, Thomas Merrill 11
Scoles, Robert Kneeshon 12
Wheeler, Geo. Rodney 13

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folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was presented by the Reverend William Scales  Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist Church in the Township of Brome in the District of Bedford, Province of Canada to serve as a Register of the acts of Baptism Marriage and Burial to be by him performed and his successors in the aforesaid township, during the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven and the same was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for the County of Brome and authenticated with the seal of the said court.
  Done at Knowlton, this second day of January one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven
   <signed> Jos. Lefebre
   Clerk of Court

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folio two

Marriage

On this first day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Horas Son of Abel McCoy of Brome in the County of Brome and District of Bedford Farmer And Pheby daughter of Hamilton Turner of the Township, County and District aforesaid Farmer And Elizabeth Hinds his wife were married by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses     Parties
<signed> George Turner   <signed> Horace McCoy
<signed> Arvilla Benham   <signed> Pheby Turner

     <signed> William Scales
      Minister

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Burial

On this seventh day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Edgar Cross son of Phimner and Rosana Cross of Brome in the County of Brome and District of Bedford Died on the fourth day of January in the year aforesaid And was buried by me in the presents of subscribing witnesses
<signed> Plummer Cross
<signed> William Chapman
     <signed> Edmund E. Sweet
      Minister

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Burial

On this fourteenth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Almira Elizabeth daughter of J. S. Brice of Bolton in the County of Brome and district of Bedford Farmer And Mary Partridge his wife was buried by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
<signed> Joseph Brice
<signed> Wm Thompson
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Marriage

On this twenty second day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Daniel J. Rooney of Stukeley in the County of Shefford son of Thomas Rooney of the same place And Elizabeth Coburn his wife. And Martha Eretta Hunt daughter of Peter Hunt of Bolton county of Brome Farmer And Emily de Boise his wife where married by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses       Parties
<signed> Edwin Martin     <signed> D. J. Rooney
<signed> Morrinda Allen     <signed> M. A. Hunt

     <signed> William Scales
      Minister

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Marriage

On this fifth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven George, son of Robert Arthur of Brome County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Maria A. Seymour daughter of Joseph Seymour of the same place where married by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses       Parties
<signed> Melville Paterson     <signed> George Arthur
<signed> Cynthia Seymour     <signed> Maria A. Seymour

    <signed> William Scales
     Minister



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Marriage

On the fourteenth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven James H. Coones son of James Coones of Bolton County of Brome Farmer And Jane Eldrich his wife And Sharlott Fuller daughter of Samuel Fuller of Bolton in the same County where married by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses      Parties
<signed> Jiles Fuller     <signed> James H. Coons
<signed> Susan M. Knowlton   <signed> Charlott Fuller
   
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Marriage

On this fourteenth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Edmand Paterson son of John Paterson of Brome in the County of Brome Farmer And Ann Gilipsie his wife And Sarah A. daughter of Jiles Fuller of Bolton in the County of Brome Farmer And Ann A. Knowlton his wife where married by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses      Parties
<signed> James H. Coons    <signed> Edmand Paterson
<signed> Susan M. Knowlton   <signed> Sarah Fuller
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Burial

On this twenty first day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Unis Chapman widow of the late William Brill of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer who died on the nineteenth day of the month and year aforesaid. In the eighty fourth year of her age
Was buried by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses
<signed> Corydon Stone
<signed> Franklin Stone
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Marriage

On this fourth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Benjamin Wilson of Brome in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Eliza Bullard of the same place where married by me in presents of the subscribing witnesses
Witnesses      Parties
<signed> Ezra W. Farmer    <signed> Benjamin Wilson
<signed> Anna Mary Bullard    <signed> Eliza J. Bulard

    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Marriage

On this fifth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Abraham Blunt of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer
And Emily Pibus of the same place where married by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses      Parties
<signed> John M. Pibus    <signed> Abraham Blunt
<signed> Sarah J. Pibus    <signed> Emiley Pibus

    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Baptism

On this twelfth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven David Denton Fuller of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer, Son of Samuel Fuller and of the same place farmer and Mary Williams his wife aged twenty six years

Witnesses
<signed> George W. Taylor
<signed> Nelson Fuller
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Baptism

On this twelfth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven  Arthur Eugene son of George Taylor of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Dorothy Broron his wife was baptised by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses
<signed> David W. Fuller
<signed> Nelson Fuller
     <signed> William Scales
      Minister
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Marriage

On this eleventh day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Robert B. Ralston of Forrest City Minisota Farmer And Mellifsa Pickle of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford where married by me in presents of the subscribing witnesses
Witnesses        Parties
<signed> Jay T. Pickle    <signed> Robert Bolton
<signed> Jane Bolton     <signed> Mellissa Pickle
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Marriage

On this twenty sixth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Chandler Sanborne of Knowlton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Cordwainer And Anna Crohurst of Shefford in the County of Shefford where married by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses       Parties
<signed> Ezra M Sanborn     <signed> Chandler Sanborn
<signed> Frances Crohurst     <signed> Anna Crohurst
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Burial

On the fourth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Green Tibbets of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer was sixty years of age Buried by me in the presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses
<signed> Sylvester Westover
<signed> B. C. Chamberlin
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Burial

On this fourth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Elson W. son of J. Greenwood of Knowlton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Blacksmith And Mary Fuller his wife Died on the second day of July aforesaid was buried in presents of subscribing
Witnesses
<signed> Lemuel Greenwood
<signed> James Moses
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Burial

On this twenty fourth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Margaret Elizabeth wife of Lewis Greenwood of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford who died on the twenty second day of the month aforesaid in the sixty seventh year of her age, was buried in presents of subscribing
Witnesses
<signed> Franklin Stone
<signed> Daniel Conley
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Baptism

On this thirteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Thomas Merril son of Chester Willson of Brome in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Mary Todd his wife born on the fourth day of January in the year aforesaid was baptised by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses
<signed> Chester Willson
<signed> Eliza P. Willson
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Burial

On this nineteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Margaret E. daughter of Abraham Blunt of Bolton in the County of Brome Farmer And Margaret Ralston his wife who died on the seventeenth day of the month aforesaid Aged four years Buried by me  in presents of subscribing
Witnesses
<signed> Betsy J. Clark
<signed> Martha Blunt
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister





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Baptism

On this sixth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Robert Kneeshan son of Rev. William Scales Wesleyan Methodist Minister of Knowlton in the County of Brome District of Bedford And Sarah Smith Kneeshan his wife born July the nineteenth in the year aforesaid was baptised by me in presents of subscribing witnesses.
<signed> William Scales
<signed> Lott Parker
     <signed> Edmond E. Sweet
      Minister
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Marriage

On this ninth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Ezra W. son of John Farmer of Knowlton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Sistanne Willson his wife. And Phila daughter of Joseph Loyal of Brome County of Brome Farmer And F. Sales his wife where married by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses       Parties
<signed> Gilbert Boright     <signed> Ezra W. Farmer
<signed> Maria Boright     <signed> Philia T. Loyal
     <signed> William Scales
      Minister

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Baptism

On this twenty fourth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven, George Rodney son of Austin Wheeler Esq. of Brome in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Charlotte Miller his wife born the thirteenth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand and eight and thirty eight Baptised by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses
<signed> Jennet Wheeler
<signed> James Macfarlane
     <signed> William Scales
      Minister

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Marriage

On this fifth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven Anson A. Drew of Bolton in the County of Brome Farmer son of George Drew of the same place Farmer And Mary Comstock his wife. And Sarah M. daughter of Robert Seymour of Brome County of Brome Farmer And Mary Blunt his wife where married by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses       Parties
<signed> Franklin Martin     <signed> A. A. Drew
<signed> Ann C. Seymour     <signed> S. M. Seymour

    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Marriage

On this fifth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven John Alvin son of Martin Boomhower of Westfield Vermont and and Mercy Mahala his wife And Sophronia daughter William Allin of Bolton County of Brome District of Bedford where married by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses     Parties
<signed> Wilder Powell   <signed> John A. Boomhower
<signed> Orvella Powell   <signed> Sophronia Allen
   <signed> William Scales
    Minister

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I do certify that this is A true and faithful record of the Baptisms Marriages and Burials performed by me in the year 1867
   <signed> William Scales

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[Cover]
Meth Ch
Brome
1868

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Index Baptisms only

Arthur  Mary   7
  Anne Lane  8
Best  George Wm  5
Blunt  Herbert Hiram  12
Fletcher   Mary Ann  9
Honeyman Howard Arthur 5
Horvie  Alexander Geo 9
      Mary E.  10
Joyal  Florence Minnie 8
Montle  Jacob Nelson  4
Magoon  Mary Amanda  4
Ralston Beth Abell  6
Stenning George   14
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Folio one

This book containing Twenty four folios or double pages was presented by the Reverend William Scales Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist Church in the Township Brome in the District of Bedford, Province of Quebec to serve as Register of the acts of Baptism, Marriage and Burial, to be by him performed and his successors, in the aforesaid Township during the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight and the same was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for the County of Brome and authenticated with the seal of the said Court.
 Done at Knowlton this twenty fifth day of January one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight
    <signed> Jos. Lefebve
     Clerk of said Court

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Marriage

On this first day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight George Rodney Wheeler of Newfane Vermont Farmer to Charlotte Amy daughter of Austin Wheeler of Brome County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer and Charlotte Miller his wife where married by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses     Parties
<signed> Luke L. Knowlton   <signed> George R. Wheeler
<signed> Florance Tettis   <signed> Charlotte A Wheeler
<signed> Walter Lynch  
<signed> Sarah A. Kimball
   <signed> William Scales
    Minister

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Burial

On this sixth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Emma A. daughter of Linus L. Chandler of Brome in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer and Martha Lane his wife was buried by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses
<signed> Linus L. Chandler
<signed> Emiley P. Chandler

  <signed> William Scales
   Minister



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Burial

On this sixth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Ephraim Blunt of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer who died on the third day of month aforesaid in the sixty fifth year of his age. Was buried by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses
<signed> Eliza Blunt
<signed> Jacob Montle
   <signed> William Scales
    Minister

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Marriage

On this thirty first day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Miles son of Otis Willson of Brome in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Unis Smith his wife And Caroline daughter of Arhad Ballard of the Place aforesaid where married by me in presents of the subscribing witnesses
Witnesses     Parties
<signed> T. E. Farmer   <signed> Miles Willson
<signed> E. J.  Farmer   <signed> Caroline Ballard

   <signed> William Scales
    Minister
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Burial

On this thirty first day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Phelps P. son of  Jacob Montle of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer, and Anna L. Phelps his wife who died on the eighth day of the month aforesaid in the twenty fourth year of his age was buried by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses
<signed> Jacob Montle
<signed> J. B. Phelps
   <signed> William Scales
    Minister

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Baptism

On this first day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Jacob Nelson son of Jacob Montle of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Anna L. Phelps his wife born on the seventh day of December one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven was baptised by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses
<signed> Anna Lorenda Montle
<signed> J. B. Phelps
   <signed> William Scales
    Minister

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Baptism

On this first day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Mary Amanda daughter of John Magoon of Bolton in the county of Brome District of Bedford born in March one thousand eight hundred and fifty eight baptised by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses
<signed> J. B. Phelps
<signed> Anna L. Montle
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

folio five

Baptism

On this twenty second day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Howard Arthur son of John Honeyman of Brome in the county of Brome District of Bedford Farmer and Margaret Robb his wife born October the third one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven was baptised by me in the presents of subscribing witnesses
<signed> John Honeyman
<signed> Margaret Honeyman

   <signed> William Scales
    Minister

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Baptism

On this twenty sixth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight George William son of John Best of Brome in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer and And Nancy L. Werkey his wife born August the twenty ninth one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven was baptised by me in presents of subscribing Witnesses
<signed> James Macfarlane
<signed> John Best

   <signed> William Scales
    Minister


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Baptism

On this twenty fourth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Beth Abell daughter of Edward Rolston of Bolton in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer and Carrie Williamson his wife born April the third in the year aforesaid was baptised by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses
<signed> Andrew Rolston
<signed> Carrie M. Rolston
   <signed> William Scales
    Minister

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Marriage

On this third day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Andrew son of Arriel J. Stevens of Stanbridge in the County of Missisquoi Farmer And Mary E. daughter of Joseph Carter of Brome County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Angelina L. Hungerford his wife where married by me in presents of subscribing
Witnesses     Parties
<signed> Benjamin F. Robinson  <signed> Andrew J. Stevens
<signed> Fanny E. Morgan   <signed> Mary E. Carter
   <signed> William Scales
    Minister

folio seven

Marriage

On this ninth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Jonathan son of Martin Duboice of Bolton Farmer and Barbra Brill his wife And Anne Caroline daughter of Alma Mizner of the same place where married by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses      Parties
<signed> R. P. Duboice    <signed> Jonathan Duboice
<signed> Almira Mooney    <signed> Anne C. Mizner

   <signed> William Scales
    Minister

Brome Methodist 1867-70

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Baptism

On this thirteenth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Mary daughter of James Arthur of Brome in the county of Brome Farmer and Margaret Macfarlane his wife born April the fifth in the year aforesaid was baptised by me in the presents of subscribing witnesses
<signed> James E. Macfarlane
<signed> James Arthur
  
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

folio eight

Baptism

On this thirteenth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight Anne Jane daughter of George Arthur of Brome in the County of Brome District of Bedford Farmer And Mariah Seymour his wife Born February the eighteenth in the year aforesaid was baptised by me in presents of subscribing witnesses
Witnesses
<signed> George Arthur
<signed> Maria  Arthur
    <signed> William Scales
     Minister

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Florence Minnie daughter of Robert Joyal Farmer of the Township of Broom + of his wife Lucy Humpfrey was born september thirteenth one thousand eight hundred  + sixty eight + was baptized on the twenty fourth in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
    by <signed> George Stenning
     Minister
<signed> Robert Joyal
<signed> Lucy Joyal

folio nine

Mary Ann daughter of Alexander Fletcher Farmer of the Township of Broom + of his wife Agness Alfonson was born May fifth one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight + was baptized on the twenty fifth of August in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
    by me <signed> George Stenning
      Minister
Witnesses
<signed> Alexander Fletcher
<signed> Agnezs Fletcher
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Alexander George son of William Howie Farmer of the Township of Broom + of his wife Martha Ann McMullen was born July fourth one thousand eight hundred + sixty five + was baptized on the twenty fifth of August one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me <signed> George Stenning
  Minister
Witnesses
<signed> William Howie
<signed> Martha Ann Howie

folio ten

Mary E daughter of William Howie Farmer of the Township of Broom + of his wife Martha Ann McMullen was born May the eighteenth one thousand eight hundred + sixty seven + was baptized on the twenty fifth of August one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight in the presence of subscribing by me
   <signed> George Stenning
    Minister
Witnesses
<signed> William Howie
<signed> Martha Ann Howie

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On the sixth day of October one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight Luke Lucian* Knowlton Farmer of the Township of Broom Bachelor + Jufielma Maria England Spinster of the same township were united in holy matrimony by virtue of banns in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
<signed> George Stenning
  Minister

Witnesses
<signed> Luke S. Knowlton
<signed> Gufilma M. England
<signed> Brad England

folio eleven

On this twenty fourth day of December one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight Henry Robert Godez of the Township of Bolton Bachelor Miner + Clarissa Hastings widow of the same place were united in the banns of holy matrimony by virtue of License in the presence of subscribing witnesses
    by me <signed> George Stenning
     Minister
Witnesses
<signed> Robert Henry Godez
<signed>Anna N Stanbridge



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Margaret Elizabeth daughter of James Wlls Brill + of his wife Ruth Stone of the Township of Broom died on the seventh of September one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight + was buried on the nineth of the same month by me
    <signed> George Stenning
Witnesses
<signed> Luther Blunt
<signed> Martha Blunt

David Turner Farmer of the Township of Broom son of Olney Turner died on the eleventh of September one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight + was buried on the twelfth of the same month
    <signed> George Stenning
     Minister
Witnesses
<signed> Luther Blunt
<signed> Martha Blunt

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William Mase* Son of David Turner of the Township of Broom died on the twenty third of September one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight + was buried on the twenty fifth of the same month
    by me <signed> George Stenning
     Minister
Witnesses
<signed> Luther Blunt
<signed> Martha Blunt

Jonathan Olney Son of David Turner of the Township of Broom died on the twenty third +  was buried on the twenty fifth of the same month by me
     <signed> George Stenning
      Minister
Witnesses
<signed> Luther Blunt
<signed> Martha Blunt

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Herbert Abram son of Abram Blunt Farmer of the Township Bolton + of his wife Emily Pibus was born  February eighteenth one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight + was baptized September twenty seventh of the above year
<signed> Abram Blunt   by me <signed> George Stenning
<signed> Emily Blunt     M Minister

Cynthia Maria Hunt wife of Parley Turner of the Township of Bolton died September sixteenth one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight + was buried on the eighteenth of the same month by me
      <signed> George Stenning
       Minister
<signed> Luther Blunt
<signed> Martha Blunt

folio thirteen

On this ninth day of November one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight George Needham Bachelor of the Township of Bolton Farmer + Rachel Wagner of the same township were united in the bans of Holy Matrimony by virtue of License in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
    by me <signed> George Stenning

Witnesses
<signed> George Needham
<signed> Poelol* Minerva
<signed> Peter Hunt

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Baptism of A. A. Stenning

Ann Artemissa daughter of George Stenning of the township of Brome Wesleyan Minister and of Adelaide his wife was born on the twenty eighth day of November one thousand eight hundred and sixty eight and was baptized this twenty sixth day of December of the same year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
    <signed> John Armstrong
     Minister
<signed> George Stenning
<signed> Adelaide Stenning

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On this thirty first day of December one thousand eight hundred + sixty eight William Henry Witham farmer of the township of Bolton + Mary Margaret Brill of the same place were united in the bans of Holy Matrimony by virtue of License in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
    by me <signed> George Stenning
     Minister
<signed> William H Witham
<signed> Mary M Witham
<signed> Adelaide Stenning

folio fifteen

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Pas de registre pour l'annee
1869


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1870

Meth Church at Brome Year 1870

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Index to Baptisms only
Cleveland, Lenora   2
Hawkins, Laura Ann  3
 “    “      , Harriet Cordelia 3
Seymour, Alena Elizabeth 4

Baptisms
M – none
F – IIII  - 4
Marriages IIIIIIII – 8

Burials
M III – 3
F I – 1

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folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was this day presented by the Reverend J. S. Orr Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist New Connection Church in the Township of Brome District of Bedford to serve as a Register of the acts of Baptism Marriage and Burial to be by him performed or his successors in office in the said church during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy and the same was paraphed by me the undersigned deputy prothonotary of the Superior Court for Lower Canada in the District of Bedford and authenticated by the seal of the said Court.
… Nelsonville this third day of January one thousand eight hundred and seventy
  <signed> Foussangh* L. Aunnel*

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Baptisms

To whom it may concern I hereby certify that Lenor infant daughter of George Russell Cleaveland and Diana Scott of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi Dominion of Canada was baptized this eleventh day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy
In the presence of      by me
              {  <signed> J S Orr
<signed> G B Cleaveland      Methodist
<signed> Diana Cleaveland     N C Minister

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Baptisms

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Laura Ann Hawkins Relict of the late Robert Hawkins and Harriet Cadelia their daughter aged three years and eight months were baptized this seventeenth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy the parties were of Brome County of Brome Dominion of Canada
In the presence of
<signed> James Dronrin    { <signed> J. S. Orr
<signed> Mary Thompson

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Baptisms

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Alma Elizabeth infant daughter of Robt Seymour V Alma Farmer his wife All the parties were of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada was baptized this twenty fifth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy
In presence of      {  <signed> J. S. Orr
<signed> R. Seymour      Methodist
<signed> Alma Seymour     N. C. Minister

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Marriages

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Gregory Arvide Martin Mechanic late of California U. S. of America and Ann Charlotte Seymour of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec graduate of Philadelphia female Medical College were joined together in holy matrimony this eighth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy   by me
In the presence of         {  <signed> J S Orr
<signed> Anson A Drew       { Methodist N. C.
<signed> Mary E Seymour       { Minister

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Marriages

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Albert Jenkinson Mechanic of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec and Elizabeth McMillen of St. Anos Province of Quebec were joined together in holy matrimony this twenty sixth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy      by me
In the presence of      { <signed> J S Orr
<signed> John Thompson    { Methodist N. C.
<signed> William Howey    { Minister
<signed> Macy* Thompson

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Marriages

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Roscoe Columbus Gilman widower of the Township of Brome County of Brome Dominion of Canada and Alice Emma Pickle of the same place were by authority of banns joined together in holy matrimony this seventh day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy   by me
In the presence of      { <signed> J S Orr
<signed> Roscoe C. Gilman    {  Methodist
<signed> Alice E Gilman    { N C
<signed> Leynon Turner     Minister
<signed> Cynthia Huntley

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Marriages

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that William Orean Magill farmer of the Township of Brome County of Brome Dominion of Canada and Louisa Coons spinster of the same Town and place were united by authority of License joined together in holy matrimony this eighteenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy both parties were married with the consent of their parents
In the presence of       { <signed> J S Orr
<signed> Orrat Coons     {  Methodist
<signed> Mary Coons     { N C Minister
<signed> Isnion Coons
<signed> Hannah Caes*

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Marriages

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Ezra Edward Stanbridge of Sweetsburgh, Mechanic Phillip Emma Fowler of New Ipswich N.H. U.S. of America were joined together in holy matrimony this twenty third day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy
In the presence of      by me
<signed> Mark Stanbridge     { <signed> J S Orr
<signed> M L J. Orr     { Methodist
<signed> E E Stanbridge    { N. C. Minister
<signed> Emma Stanbridge

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Marriages

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Milan Bullard Mechanic of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada and Miss Sarah Mandigo of the same Town and place were joined together in holy matrimony this twenty sixth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy.
The groom being a minor was married with consent of parents

In the presence of       by me
<signed> Milan Bullard    { <signed> J S Orr
<signed> Sarah G Mandigo    { Methodist
<signed> Wm Bullard    { N. C. Minister
<signed> A Tibbits

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Marriages

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Edgar Wing Farmer of South Sutton County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada and Miss Sophora Bonham of the same town and place were  by authority of banns joined together in holy matrimony this tenth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy
In the presence of      by me
<signed> Edgar Wing     { <signed> J S Orr
<signed> Sophronia Wing    { Methodist
<signed> J. R. Kay     { N. C. Minister
<signed> A. Humphrey
<signed> G A Shufett

Image 48

Marriages

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Mark Stanbridge farmer of the Township of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada and Mary Coons spinster of the same town and place were by authority of License joined together in holy matrimony this 31st thirty first day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy
In the presence of      by me
<signed> Mark Stanbridge    { <signed> J S Orr
<signed> Mary Coons    { Methodist
<signed> William Coons    { N C Minister
<signed> Ettie J Conens

Image 49

Deaths

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Mary Jane Needham daughter of Joseph Needham and his wife of the Township of Bolton County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada was buried this 19th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy  by me
In the presence of      { <signed> J S Orr
<signed> Joseph Needham      Methodist
<signed> Thomas Page      N C  Minister

Image 50

Deaths

To whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Horace Barns of the Township of Brome County of Brome Dominion of Canada was buried this twenty first day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy
In the presence of       by me
<signed> Lyman Barns    { <signed> J S Orr
<signed> A Barns     { Methodist N. C.
       { Minister

Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers, 1763-1967, Brome, Methodist Church of Canada
Baptisms, marriages, burials with index 1867-1879
(Images 51-75)

(Image 51)
Deaths
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby Certify that James Peacock infant son of Robert Peacock and his wife Lucy Tibetts was buried Sept the twenty third Also that Lucy Tibetts wife of Robert Peacock was buried on the twenty Seventh of September and also that Ellen A. Peacock daughter of Robert Peacock and his wife Lucy Tibetts was buried October the tenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and Seventy. All were of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada
Witnesses: Robert Peacock, Almanson Tibetts
By me J. S. Orr, Methodist N. C. Minister

(Image 52)
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Milon(?) Bullard of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada was buried this first day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy
By me J. S. Orr, Methodist N. C. Minister
Witnesses: Arad(?) Bullard, Wm. Bullard, A. Tibetts

(Image 53 – cover, Methodist Church at Brome, Year 1871)
(Image 54 – Index to Baptisms)
(Image 55 – explanation of contents, . . . Reverend J. S. Orr, Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist New Connesian(?) Church, in the Township of Brome, District of Bedford, . . . )

(Image 56)
Marriages
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Sherman Turner Farmer of the Township of Sutton County of Brome Dominion of Canada and Margret Moffatt of the same town and place were by authority of Dispensation joined together in holy Matrimony this fourteenth day of February in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
In the presence of Sherman S. Turner, Maggie Moffatt, John E. Vernal, Mary S. Vernal, Herman(?) G. Tuner, Judith(?) Moffatt

(Image 57)
Marriages
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Orlando Moffatt farmer of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada and Martha French relict of James Gedty(?) of the same town and place were by authority of License joined together in holy Matrimony this eighth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
in the presence
Orlando Moffatt, Martha Moffatt, Albert Jenkinson, Elizabeth Jenkinson

(Image 58)
Marriages
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Melvin Sweet of Dunham and Harriett Huntley of Brome Both of the province of Quebec Dominion of Canada were joined together by Authority of License this eleventh day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
in the presence of Melvin Sweet, Hariet Huntley, John Cousens

(Image 59)
Marriages
To whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Charles Stanley Allen of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada and Miss Minerva Serbina Drouin of the same town and place were joined together in holy Matrimony this twenty third day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
in the presence of
Charles Standly Allen, Minerva Sabrina Allen, Albert B. Drouin, Archibeld Cross, Ettie Cousins

(Image 60)
Marriages
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Robert Stowe Peacock of the Township of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada (Widower) and farmer and Ruby Sweet of the same town and place were joined together in holy Matrimony this third day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one. (The Bride being a minor was married with consent of her parents)
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
In the presence of
Robert S. Peacock, Ruby Sweet, Sylvester Sweet, Lucy P. Sweet

(Image 61)
Marriages
To Whom it May Concern
I hereby certify that William Willard Godard and Miss Mira B. Mooney both of the Township of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada were joined together in holy Matrimony this thirteenth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
In the presence ofr
William W. Goddard, Myra R. Mooney, Robert(?) P. Dubois

(Image 62)
Marriages
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby Certify that Amos Rupell Sweet Farmer and Miss Diana Wilson of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada – were joined together in holy Matrimony this twentieth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
Amos R. Sweet, Closter(?) Wilson

(Image 63)
Baptisms
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby Certify that Eda Eager infant daughter of Levi Scott and Harriett Eager his wife was Baptized this thirtieth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy  one
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
In the presence of
Levi Scott, Harriett Eager

(Image 64)
Baptisms
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby Certify that Harriett Huntley aged sixteen years was Baptized this eleventh day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist N.C. Minister
In the presence of M[1st name illegible] Sweet, Hariet Huntley

(Image 65)
Baptisms
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Lara Adella daughter of Amherst Scott(?) [Note in margin: Dunham, County of Missisquoi  Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada] & Delilah Pickle his wife was baptized this first day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
In the presence of 
Delilah Scott, Daniel Scott

(Image 66)
Deaths
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Eathan Huntley of Brome County of Brome Dominion of Canada Province of Quebec departed this life March 11th and was intered March 14th 1871
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
in the presence of
Norman Huntley, Louise(?) Huntley, Orin S. Shufelt

(Image 67)
Deaths
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Helena Susan infant daughter of Charles Cathan and Susan Lang of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada departed this life September 15th 1871 and was intered Monday the 17th
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
in the presence of
Charles Kathan, Susan Kathan

(Image 68)
Deaths
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby Certify that Frederick William Infant son of Joseph Stack and Hannah Day his wife all of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada died October 13th and was buried October the fifteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy one
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
in the presence of
Joseph Stack, Levi Wilson

(Image 69)
Deaths
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Ephriam Carter of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada died this twenty seventh day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight and seventy one and was buried on the thirtieth
by Me J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister
In the presence of
Charlotte E. Carter, William Bullard

(Image 70 – cover, Methodist Church at Brome, Year 1872)
(Image 71 – explanation of contents, . . . Reverend J. S. Orr, Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist New Cannanian Church, in the Township of Brome, District of Bedford . . .)
(Image 72 – blank)

(Image 73)
Deaths
This is to certify that Elizabeth Russell(?) relict of the late Robert Seymour Sen. of the Township of Brome died July third(?) in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Two and was interred July the fifth by me as Witness by [ - illegible -]
J. H. Fowler, Methodist New C[illegible] Minister
Witness
Joseph Seymour, David Cousens, Edward Cousins

(Image 74)
Deaths
This is to Certify that Joseph Fuller of the Township of Brome died July fifth in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Two and was interred on the Seventh of the Aforesaid month by me.
J. H. Fowler, Methodist [-illegible-] Minister
Witness
David Cousens, Wes Page

(Image 75)
Deaths
This is to certify that H[? illegible] Johnson Son of Frederick Porter(?) and Cathrine Cousins of the Township of Bolton died on the 30th of August in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Two and was interred on the 1st day of September by me as witness by [-illegible-]
J. H. Fowler, Methodist [ ? ] Minister
Witnesses
Holland H. Cousens, Wes Page


Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers, 1763-1967, Brome, Methodist Church of Canada
Baptisms, marriages, burials with index 1867-1879
(Images 76-100)

(Image 76)
Deaths
This is to certify that James Baxter Son of David Cousins and Rebecca M. Stanbridge of the Township of Bolton died on this the 9th of January(?) in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Two and was interred the 10th of This Aforesaid Month by Me
J. H. Fowler, Methodist [-illegible-] Minister
Witnesses: Holland K. Cousens, Jos. Needham

(Image 77)
Marriages
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby Certify that Marshall Huse Shepherd Yeoman of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Dominion of Canada And Florence Meret(?) Sweet of North Fulton County of Brome QC were joined together in holy Matrimony this tenth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy two
In the presence of
Solimon Sweet her father, R. N. Sweet her mother
by Me
J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister

(Image 78)
Marriages
To Whom it May Concern
I do hereby certify that Robert Orr of Sioux City U.S. of America and Cynthia A. Seymour of Brome County of Brome Dominion of Canada were joined together in holy Matrimony this nineteenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy two
In the presence of
Robert Orr, Cynthia A. Seymour, Azero Davis, Lizzie Seymouth
and by Me
J. S. Orr, Methodist NC Minister

(Image 79)
Marriage
This is to certify that Mr. Samuel Clifford(?) Harris(?) of the Township of Brome Province of Quebec and Miss [1st name illegible] Sophia Sweet(?) of the aforesaid Township and Province were united together in the banns of Holy Matrimony this nineteenth(?) day day of June in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Two in the presence of -
Witnesses: M. A. J. Fowler, J. R. Fowler
by Me
J. H. Fowler

(Image 80)
Marriage
This is to certify that Joseph Witham of the Township of Bolton Province of Quebec and Miss Rachel F. Joyle(?) of the Aforesaid Township and Province were united in the banns of Holy Matrimony this fourth day of September in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Two by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: Alen P. Joyal, Margret McAllister

(Image 81)
This is to certify that Charles White of the Township of Bolton and Miss Miranda(?) [-illegible-] Brown(?) of the aforesaid Township and Province were united in the banns of Holy Matrimony this twelfth day of September in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Two by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: Mary Anne E. Fowler

(Image 82)
This is to certify that Miles Edward Richard of the Township and County of Brome Province of Canada and Sarah Jane Denis of the Aforesaid Township, County and Province were this day united together in the banns of Holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of the undersigned as witness by [-illegible-] this twenty fourth(?) day of Nov(?) one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Two
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: William Davidson, Clara Rhicard

(Image 83)
This is to certify that Myron(?) Kirby(?) of the Township and County of Brome Province of Quebec and Amanda Derwood[?-illegible-] of the Aforesaid Township County and Province were this Thirtieth(?) day of December in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Two united in the banns of Holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: Mara(?) E. Ladd, Clara L. Kerby

(Image 84)
This is to certify that Henry Nashan(?) of the Township and county of Brome and Annie Beadle(?) of Dunham Township County of Brome on this day united in the banns of Holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of This Eighth day of January in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Three
J. H. Fowler, Methodist [-illegible-] Minister
Witnesses: Hiram Nashen(?), Clara L. Kerby

(Image 85 – cover, Methodist Church at Brome, Year 1873)
(Image 86 – Index to Baptisms)
(Image 87 – explanation of contents, . . . Reverend J. H. Fowler Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist New Connexion(?) Church in the Township of Brome and District of Bedford . . .)
(Image 88 – duplicate of Image 87)

(Image 89)
This is to certify that Solomon Newell(?) of the Township of Bolton County of Brome Province of Quebec and Sarah(?) Willey of the Aforesaid Township, County and Province were this day the twenty Eighth day of February in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Three joined together in the banns of Holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: John J. Fowler, Mary Anne Fowler

(Image 90)
This is to certify that Timothy Mason of the Township of Bolton County of Brome & Province of Quebec was this day March the Third(?) and Sarah Jane Watson(?) of the aforesaid Township County and Province joined together in the banns of Holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: Joseph B. Fowler, Fanny R. Fowler

(Image 91)
This is to certify that Albert E. Kimball(?) of the Township and County of Brome Province of Quebec and Elizabeth Jane Symond(?) of the Aforesaid Township County and Province were this day the Sixth of March one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Three joined together in the banns of holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: Fredk. England, S. A. Kimball, E. H. Gorbell

(Image 92)
This is to certify that John Frances(?) of the Township of Bolton County of Brome and Province of Quebec and Armina(?) McAllister of the Aforesaid Township County and Province were joined together in the banns of Holy Matrimony on the first day of July in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Three by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: Palmina(?) Joyal, Margret McAllister

(Image 93)
This is to certify that Orson T. Ladd of the Township of Brome and County of Brome Province of Quebec and Elaner(?) L. Kirby(?) of the Aforesaid Township County and Province were this Seventh day of August in the year
of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Three joined together in the banns of Holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: Charles A. Ladd, L. E. Mills

(Image 94)
This is to certify that Alonzo [last name illegible] of the Township and County of Brome Province of Quebec and Ellen Sophia Woodard(?) of the Township of Bolton and Province of Quebec were on this Twenty Ninth day of September in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Three united together in the banns of Holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: George F. T[illegible], Ellen M. Woodard

(Image 95)
This is to certify that Palmer A. Joyle of the Township of West(?) Bolton County of Brome and Province of Quebec And Margret McAllister of the Aforesaid Township, County and Province were upon this the Twenty Ninth day of September in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Three joined together in the banns of Holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: R. C. Martin, Mary J. Martin

(Image 96)
Born
This is to certify that Minnie Anne Bullard daughter of William Henry Bullard and his wife Cansada A. Marsh was born in the Township and County of Brome on the fourth day of October in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Sixty Nine.
J. H. Fowler
Father: William H. Bullard
Mother: Cansada A. Marsh

(Image 97)
Born
This is to certify that M[illegible] Diantha Bullard daughter of William Henry Bullard and his wife Cansada A. Marsh was born in the Township and County of Brome on the Seventeenth day of November in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Three
J. H. Fowler
Father: William H. Bullard
Mother: Cansada A. Marsh

(Image 98)
Born
This is to certify that Clarence(?) Alison(?) Bowen Son of Alison Bowen and his Wife Martha Ellen Heyburn(?) Boomhower(?) was born in the Township of Bolton County of Brome Province of Quebec on the Sixth day of December in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy One(?).
J. H. Fowler
Father: Alison Bowen
Mother: M. H. H. B. Bowen

(Image 99)
This is to certify that Alison(?) Judsen(?) Bowen Son of Alison Bowen And his Wife Martha Ellen Hayburn(?) Boomhower(?) was born in the Township of Bolton County of Brome Province of Quebec on the Tenth day of February in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Three.
J. H. Fowler
Father: Alison Bowen
Mother: M. H. H. B. Bowen

(Image 100)
This is to certify that Orin Leonard Greaves of the Township of Bolton County of Brome and Province of Quebec and Annie Caroline(?) Ruggles(?) of the aforesaid Township County and Province were on this the Thirtieth day of December in the year of our Lord one Thousand eight hundred and Seventy Three joined together in the banns of Holy Matrimony by me and in the presence of
J. H. Fowler
Witnesses: George Samworth, R[illegible] Greaves



Brome Methodist 1867-79

Image 101

folio fourteen

This is to certify that Isaac Paterson of the Township and County of Brome Province of Quebec and Merander Coacy of the aforesaid Township County and Province were on this day the thirty first of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy three united together by virtue in the banns of Holy Matrimony in the presence of
      <signed> J H Zeuler
Witnesses
<signed> A M Akerson
<signed> E Patten
James X {his mark} Patten

Image 102

folio fifteen

Baptism

This is to certify that Lilian Mary Shufelt daughter of George H. and his wife Minera Shufelt was born the twentieth day of October one thousand eight hundred and seventy two and was baptized on the twelfth day of November one thousand eight hundred and seventy three by me and in the presence of
     <signed> John Fowkes
      Minister
Witnesses
<signed> George H Shufelt
<signed> M Shufelt

Image 103

folio sixteen

Baptism

This is to certify that Irving Levi son of Levi and Hattie Jane Scott his wife was born the seventh day of August one thousand eight hundred and seventy three by me and in the presence of
     <signed> John Fowkes
      Minister
Witnesses
<signed> Levi Scott
<signed> Hattie J Scott

Image 104

folio seventeen

This is to certify that John Wadleigh of the township of Potton County of Brome and Province of Quebec and Lucria Emma Jane Whitney of the aforesaid Township County and Province were this day united in the banns of Holy Matrimony on this the twelfth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy four by me and in the presence of
      <signed> J H Fowkes
Witnesses
<signed> Atrim Bracry
<signed> Emma M Bracy

Image 105

Wesleyan Methodist New Connexion
Brome Circuit
1874

Image 106

Index to Baptisms only

Ellison Homer  2
Collins  Freddie 4

Births
Males  2  Females 6
Marriages  2
Deaths
Males   Females
  6      1

Image 107

folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was this day presented by the Reverend John Fowkes Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist New Connexion Church Brome Circuit in the Township of Brome and District of Bedford to serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptisms, Marriages and Funerals to be by him performed or his successors in office during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy four only and was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy Pronotary of the Superior Court for Lower Canada in the District of Bedford and authenticated with the Seal of the said Court
Done at the Court House near Nelsonville this nineteenth day of January one thousand eight hundred and seventy four
 <signed> Henry B Martin
   D P H
Image 108

folio two

1873 thirteenth of December
Born
This is to certify that Homer Ellison son of Jacob and Maria Christler Ellison of East Farnham in the County of Brome was born on the thirteenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and seventy three
    <signed> John Fowkes
     Minister

Witnesses
<signed> Jacob Ellison
<signed> Maria Ellison

Image 109

folio three

1874 January 18th
Burial
This is to certify that Homer Ellison son of Jacob and Maria Christler Ellison died on the sixteenth day of January one thousand eight hundred and seventy four and was buried by me this day January the eighteenth one thousand eight hundred and seventy four
     <signed> John Fowkes
      Minister

Witnesses
<signed> Jacob Ellison
<signed> Maria Ellison

Image 110

folio four
1873 Sep 13th
Born

This is to certify that Freddie son of Martin Luther and Lorevier Noble Collins was born on the thirteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy three, in the township of East Farnham in the County of Brome Quebec Canada
      <signed> John Fowkes
<signed> Rhoda P. Collins
<signed> Sarah L. Collins

Image 111

folio five

1874 February 21st
Burial

This is to certify that Freddie son of Martin Luther and Lorevier Noble Collins died on the fourteenth day of February and was buried on the twenty second day of February one thousand eight hundred and seventy four in the township of East Farnham County of Brome Quebec Canada  by me
       <signed> John Fowkes
<signed> Rhoda P. Collins
<signed> Sarah L. Collins

Image 112

folio six

February 28th 1874
Burial

This is to certify that Thomas Winrow mechanic of East Farnham in the County of Brome Quebec Canada  died February (27th) twenty seventh and was buried in East Farnham County of Brome on the twenty eighth of February one thousand eight hundred and seventy four
      <signed> John Fowkes

<signed> Mary Ann Winrow
<signed> Elizabeth Fowkes

Image 113

folio seven

Burial
This is to certify that Ellen Jaut* relict of Theodore Jascoe of West Brome County of Brome, died March the twenty ninth + was buried on the thirty first day of March one thousand eight hundred and seventy four by me
   <signed> John Fowkes
    Minister
<signed> Orin S Shufett
<signed> Harriet E Taylor



Image 114

folio eight

Burial

This is to certify that Cordelia Ann Harman wife of John Beattie of the township of Dunham County of Missisquoi died April twenty first one thousand eight hundred and seventy four and was buried on the twenty third day of April one thousand eight hundred and seventy four by me
     <signed> A M Delong
     for John Fowkes

<signed> Elizabeth Fowkes
<signed> Jane Delong

Image 115

folio nine

June fourth 1874
Burial

This is to certify that Arthur Lemual son of George Lemual and Julia Seoville of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi died June second one thousand eight hundred and seventy four and was buried June fourth one thousand eight hundred and seventy four by me
     <signed> John Fowkes
      Minister
<signed> H. Leroy Fuller
<signed> M D Scott

Image 116

folio ten

October 10th 1874
Marriage

This is to certify that Ramoon J Parsons of the Township of Sutton County of Brome and Sarah Assenada Babcock of the Township of Brome County of Brome were united in the banns of Holy Matrimony on this the eleventh day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy four by me
     <signed> John Fowkes
      Minister
       { Witnesses
       { <signed> Philyn L. Babcock
       { <signed> Harriet Boright

Image 117

folio eleven

Nov
Died 15th
Buried 18th
1874

Burial

This is to certify that Irad Daniels of the township of Dunham County of Missisquoi died November the fifteenth one thousand eight hundred and seventy four and was buried on the eighteenth of November in the same year by me
     <signed> John Fowkes
      Minister
Witnesses
<signed> W. A. Wells
<signed> Mrs W A Wells

Image 118

folio twelve

Marriage

This is to certify that Charles R Ladd of the Township of Brome County of Brome and Lucy J Mills of the Township of Sutton County of Brome were united in marriage on the thirty first day of December one thousand eight hundred and seventy four by me
     <signed> John Fowkes
      Minister
Witnesses
<signed> E. M. Mills
<signed> Loelah Farmer

Image 119

1875
Methodist Church Canada
Brome County
1875

Image 120
 Index to Baptisms only

Cleaveland Mary Electa     7
 -  George Russel    8
Sweet Eugene Russel    11
Ceall Susan Lillian    15
Johnson Jesse Bell    16
 -   Alice Maud    17

Births
Male - 2
Female  -  4
Marriages  4
Burials
Male -  4
Female - 3

Image 121

folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was this day presented by the Reverend John Fowkes Minister of the Methodist Church of Canada Brome Circuit of the Township of Brome and District of Bedford to serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptisms, Marriages and Burials to be by him performed or his successors in office during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy five only and was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy Prothonotary of the Superior Court for Lower Canada in the District of Bedford and authenticated with the Seal of the said Court
Done at the Court of Sweetsburgh this twenty second day of March one thousand eight hundred and seventy five
  <signed> Henry A Martin
   by DLC

Image 122

folio two

March 16th  1875

Burial

This is to certify that Archabald Nebow son of James B. and Emma B Pellis of the Township of Brome County of Brome Died March the fourteenth one thousand eight hundred and seventy five and was buried the sixteenth day of the same month at West Brome by me
    <signed> John Fowkes
     Minister

Witnesses { <signed> Norman Scott
      { <signed> Luther Scott



Image 123

folio three

Burial

This is to certify that Orson Damgman yoman of the township of Bolton County of Brome died March twenty first one thousand eight hundred and seventy five and was buried March twenty fourth same year at West Brome by me
    <signed> John Fowkes
     Minister
Witnesses }<signed> Luther Scott
      }<signed> Norman Scott

Image 124

folio four

30th of March 1875
Marriage

This is to certify that Arthur B Cleveland of Dunham Township in the County of Missisquoi and Ida Elizabeth Sweet of Brome Township + County of Brome were united in marriage by me this thirtieth of March one thousand eight hundred + seventy five by me
    <signed> John Fowkes
     Minister
Witnesses } <signed> R J Hutching
      } <signed> Elizabeth Fowkes

Image 125

folio five

11th of April 1875
Marriage

This is to certify that Henry Hawley Farmer and Harriet Borighs both of the Township of Sutton and County of Brome were united in the banns of Holy Matrimony on the eleventh day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by me
     <signed> John Fowkes
     Minister
Witnesses } <signed> P. L. Babcock
      } <signed> James C Pettis



Brome Methodist 1867-79

Image 126

folio six
Burial

This is to certify that Alace daughter of John Tabor and Annie Martin died May fourteenth one thousand eight hundred and seventy five and was buried sixteenth same month + year by me
      <signed> John Fowkes
       Minister
Witnesses } <signed> Stephen Mansfield
      } <signed> John Bedee

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folio seven
Baptism

This is to certify that Mary Electa daughter of Charles Lorenzo and Nola Elizabeth Cleaveland of the township of Dunham County of Missisquoi was baptised on the twentieth day of May one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by me
     <signed> John Fowkes
      Minister
Witnesses } <signed> C. L. Cleaveland
      } <signed> Elizabeth Fowkes

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folio eight
Baptism

This is to certify that George Passel son of Charles Lorenzo and Nola Elizabeth Cleaveland of the township of Dunham County of Missisquoi was baptized on the twentieth day of May one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by me
     <signed> John Fowkes
      Minister
Witnesses } <signed> C. L. Cleaveland
      } <signed> Elizabeth Fowkes



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folio nine
Burial

This is to certify that Miner Fordyce yoeman of the township of of Dunham county of Missisquoi died May the nineteenth one thousand eight hundred and seventy five and was buried May the twenty first one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by me
    <signed> John Fowkes
     Minister
Witnesses } <signed> John Shurtelt
      } <signed> Gilbert Teel

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folio ten
Marriages

This is to certify that George W Good and Julia Ellen Flannery both of the Township of Sutton County of Brome province of Quebec Canada were united in the Holy bonds of Matrimony on the seventh day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by me
    <signed> John Fowkes
     Minister
Witnesses } <signed> P W Knowles
       } <signed> Osmanlia Flannery

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folio eleven

Birth

This is to certify that Eugene Russell Sweet son of Russel Sweet + his wife Deana was born May twenty second one thousand eight hundred and seventy five at West Brome County of Brome province of Quebec

Died

This is to certify that the above child died on the twelfth of June one thousand eight hundred and seventy five in the township of Brome County of Brome Province of Quebec Canada and was buried by me on the thirteenth day of June   <signed> John Fowkes
        Minister
Witnesses } <signed> O S Shufett
      } <signed> H L Jainer*



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folio twelve

Burial  Sep 27th 75

This is to certify that Hattie daughter of Levi and Hattie Scott of the township of Brome in the county of Brome died the twenty fifth day of September one thousand eight hundred and seventy five and was buried on the twenty seventh day of September one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by me
     <signed> William A. Allen
Witnesses { <signed> Onie Shufelt
      { <signed> Conuall Scott

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folio thirteen

Burial Sep 22 : 75

This is to certify that Charity E. Snow daughter of Mary Carr and Hillis N. Snow of the Township of Brome in the County of Brome died the twentieth day of September one thousand eight hundred and seventy five, and was buried on the twenty second day of September one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by me
    <signed> William A. Allen
Witnesses
<signed> Onie Shufelt <signed> Albert Humphrey
<signed> M D Scott  <signed> John Humphrey

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folio fourteen

Marriage Nov 30th 75

This is to certify that Cornelius Leal of Fordyce Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi Martha Amelia Humphrey of Fordyce Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi were united in marriage by me this thirtieth day of November one thousand eight hundred and seventy five
    <signed> William Alfred Allen
     Minister
Witnesses
<signed> Albert Humphrey
<signed> John Humphrey


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folio fifteen

Baptism

This is to certify that Susan Lillian daughter of Lorenzo N and Sarah H Call of the Township of Brome County of Missisquoi was baptized by me on the thirteenth day of December one thousand eight hundred and seventy five
    <signed> William A. Allen
     Minister
Witnesses
<signed> Zilph M Clement
<signed> Flora A Call

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Province of Quebec District of Bedford
In the Superior Court

Sweetsburg the twenty third day of September 1901
Present The Honorable Mr. Justice Lynch
 No. 298
In Re: James Hershel Peters of the township of Stukely in the County of Shefford in the District of Bedford, Farmer, and of Dame Emily Almira Pettis his wife duly authorized by her said husband for the purposes hereof.
      Petitions
I, the undersigned judge of the said Court: appointed and acting in and for said District of Bedford, having heard the Petitions by their counsel on the Petition by them filed herein for recertification of Register of Civil status, examined the proceedings and proof of record, and having deliberated thereon, Considering that male petitioner has established that at West Brome in the Township of Brome in said District on the twenty second day of December, one thousand eight hundred and seventy five he was married to Dame Eulalie Almira Pettis by the Reverend William Alfred Allen, a minister of the Methodist Church of Canada at West Brome in the Brome Circuit; so called, of said Church in said Township of Brome at said date: and as such in charge of the Registers of Acts of Baptisms, Marriages and Burials of said Church for that locality: that Rosman J Ladd and Diana Pettes, his wife, both of said Township of Brome were witnesses present at and assisting as such at said marriage, as appears by their affidavits attached to said petition: that no entry of the act of said marriage was made and entered in the Registers of Civil Status of the said Circuit; as appears by the certificate of the Prothonotary of said Court filed herein, and by said affidavits annexed to said petition; and that the said Reverend William Alfred Allen at that time in charge of said Circuit of said Church at West Brome omitted to enter the same on said Registers of Civil States have been duly notified of the said application as appears of record. In pursuance of the order of the undersigned Judge. Considering that the petitions have a erjld and indent

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interest to have said omission now rectified: Do in consequence grant the said Petition: do order that the Registers of Civil States of the Brome Circuit at West Brome of the said Methodist Church of Canada for the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy five (1875), be rectified by supplying the omission arising from the failure to insert therein the Act of Marriage of the said James Hershel Pettis showing them to have been married at said West Brome on the twenty second day of December one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by the said Reverend William Alfred Allen in the presence of said witnesses Rosman J Ladd and Diana Pettis and do further order that the depositaries of said Registers to wit the Prothonotary of said Court for the duplicate Register and the Minister in charge of said Church at West Brome in the said Brome Circuit for the permanent register shall come such sedification to be made in each of said Registers by inscribing a copy of this judgement in the margin of each of said Registers at the place dun* the said Act should have been entered and if there be no margin, there on a sheet of proper width shall remain annexed to said Registers.
   Signed  <signature> A. A. Lynch  J.S.C.

We the undersigned Prothonotary of the said Superior Court for the Province of Quebec in and for said District of Bedford, hereby certify the forgoing to be a true copy of the Original Judgement rendered in said cause extracted from the Registers of said Court of which Registers are an the Justrian* and deposition. Witness our hand and the seal of said Court: at the court house in the village of Sweetsburg, the said District of Bedford, this twenty fourth day of September, one thousand nine hundred and one.
(one marginal note is good)
   <signed> Leonard Hayes

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folio sixteen

Baptism

This is to certify that Jisse Bell daughter of George Washington and Martha Jane Johnson of the township of Dunham County of Missisquoi was baptized on the twenty nineth day of December one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by me
    <signed> William Alfred Allen

Witnesses <signed> George W Johnson
  <signed> Martha J Johnson

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folio seventeen

Baptism

This is to certify that Alice Maud daughter of George Washington and Martha Jane Johnson of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi was baptized on the twenty ninth day of December one thousand eight hundred and seventy five by me
    <signed> Wm A. Allen
Witnesses <signed> George W Johnson
 <signed> Martha J Johnson

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1876
Methodist Church Canada
Brome County
1876

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Index to baptisms only

Cooey, Diona      2
Smith, Emma Jane     2
Cooey, Ella Maud     2
Pettis, Charles Emerson    2
  “ “    Dorinda Melvina    2
  “ “    Nottie Drusilla     2
  “ “    Agnes Neomi     2
Ladd Abigail Lillian     2
Mills, Lucy      2
Reed, Sidney Martin     3
Perrington Rhoda     3
Pettis, Diana Ladd     3
Ladd Rosmond John     3
Pettis James Munroe     3
Ladd Marc James     4
Call, Lorenzo      4

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folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was this day presented by the Reverend William Alfred Allen Minister of the Methodist Church of Canada Brome Circuit Township of Brome and District of Bedford, to serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptisms Marriages and Burials to be by him performed, or his successors in office in the said Church, during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy six only, and was this day paraphed, by me the undersigned Prothonotary of the Superior Court for Lower Canada in the District of Bedford and authenticated with the Seal of the said Court.
Court House at Sweetsburgh in said District of Bedford this fifth of February one thousand eight hundred and seventy six.
   <signed> Fredrich T Hall
    PSC




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folio two

Baptisms
This is to certify that Diana daughter of John Cooey and Relief his wife, of the Township of Brome; also Emma Jane daughter of Ashley Smith and Elvira his wife of the Township of Sutton; also Ella Maud, daughter of John Cooey and Emma Jane his wife of the Township of Brome; also Charles Emerson son of Lewis Pettes and Elizabeth his wife of the Township of Brome; also Darinda Melvina daughter of Lewis Pettes and Elizabeth his wife of the Township of Brome; also Hattie Drusilla daughter of Stephen Pettes and Clarissa his wife of the Township of Brome; also Agnes Neomi daughter of Stephen Pettes and Clarissa his wife of the Township of Brome; also Abigail Lillian daughter of John Ladd and Laney his wife of the Township of Brome; also Lucy daughter of John Mills and Mary his wife

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folio three

Baptisms
also Sidney Martin son of Martin Reed and Mary his wife, of the Township of Brome; also Rhoda, daughter of James Perrington and Clarissa his wife of the Vermont state were baptized on the thirteenth day of February one thousand eight hundred and seventy six by me
      <signed> William Alfred Allen
<signed> H P Newell

This is to certify that Diana Ladd daughter of Stephen Vilter and Clarissa his wife of the Township of Brome, also Roswond John son of John Ladd and Laney his wife of the township of Brome, also Charles son of John Ladd and Laney his wife of the township of Brome also Miles Munroe son of Stephen Pettes and Clarissa his wife of the Township of Brome also

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folio four
Marc James son of George Ladd and Sarah his wife of the Township of Brome also Lorenzo son of John Call and Jane his wife were all baptized by me on the twenty seventh day of February one thousand eight hundred and seventy six
    <signed> William Alfred Allen

Witnesses
<signed> H. P. Newell
<signed> E. S. Allen


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folio five

Marriage
This is to certify that Hiram Levi Travor Bachelor of the Township of Dunham and Harriet Hone Katteau spinster of the Township of Brome were united in Holy Matrimony this twenty third of February one thousand eight hundred and seventy six by me
    <signed> William Alfred Allen
Witnesses
<signed> Elizabeth Stafford Allen
<signed> Rosa Jette

Burial
This is to certify that Charles Pettes of the Township of Brome died on the twenty second day of March one thousand eight hundred and seventy six and was buried the twenty sixth day of March one thousand eight hundred and seventy six by me
Witnesses ~ <signed> H. P. Newell    <signed> Wm. Alfred Allen
           ~ <signed> G R Cleveland

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folio six

Marriage
This is to certify that Edward Maro Ladd Bachelor of the Township of Brome and Myra L. Harvey spinster of the Township of Dunham were united in Holy Matrimony this twenty eighth day of March one thousand eight hundred and seventy six by me
     <signed> William Alfred Allen
Witnesses
<signed> E. S. Allen
<signed> Mary Ruiter

Burial
This is to certify that Ann Blanche daughter of John A. McPherson and Ann A. his wife died on the fourth day of April one thousand eight hundred and seventy six and was buried the sixth day of April of the same year by me
      <signed> Wm. A Allen
Witnesses
<signed> H. P. Newell
<signed> Melvin Newell


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folio seven

Burial
This is to certify that John Henry Fuller of Brigham died on the fifth day of April one thousand eight hundred and seventy six and was buried on the seventh day of the same month and year by me
     <signed> William A. Allen
Witnesses
<signed> John Burnett
<signed> James Burnett

Marriage

This is to certify that Samuel A. Johnson of Township of Dunham Province of Quebec Carpenter and Janet Cameron widow of the late John Getty of West Farnham were united in the holy bonds of matrimony on the eighth day of April one thousand eight hundred and seventy six by me
     <signed> William A. Allen
Witnesses
<signed> Andrew Getty
<signed> Janet Getty

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folio eight

Marriage

This is to certify that Alfred Hill of the Township of East Farnham Province of Quebec Clerk and Rebecca Chapman of the Township of Brome spinster were united in the holy bonds of matrimony on the second day of May one thousand eight hundred and seventy six by me
     <signed> William A. Allen
Witnesses
<signed> James E. Millan
<signed> Phillip Hill


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folio nine
Marriage of Satio + Smith

This is to certify that George Satio Blacksmith of Cowansville County of Missisquoi and Pleorlee Smith spinster of Waterloo Province of Quebec were united in matrimony on the twenty nineth day of May one thousand eight hundred and seventy six by me
      <signed> William A. Allen
Witnesses
<signed> Francis Greenes
<signed> William Salbranth

Burial

This is to certify that Dora Belle Elida daughter of David D. Brimmer and Maria his wife of East Farnham died the twenty nineth day of May one thousand eight hundred and seventy six and was buried the first day of June of the same year by me
      <signed> W. A. Allen
Witnesses
<signed> David Brimmer
<signed> Ruth E. Brimmer

Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers, 1763-1967, Brome, Methodist Church of Canada
Baptisms, marriages, burials with index 1867-1879
(Images 151-175)

(Image 151)
This is to Certify that Wellington Wesley Brown Farmer of Knowlton, P.Q. Bachelor and Marian Augusta Pettes of West Brome P.Q. Spinster were united in Matrimony on the second day of August one thousand Eight hundred and Seventy Six by me.
William A. Allen
Witnesses: Melbourne Brown, R. J. Ladd

(Image 151)
This is to Certify that Lucinda A. Covey wife of John A. Mahanna of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi died on the tenth day of August one thousand Eight hundred and seventy six and was buried on the twelfth day of same month and year by me
Wm. A. Allen
Witnesses: H. P. Newell, Melvina Newell

(Image 152)
This is to cerfity that Horicas(?) Broad Woodbury Widower, Farmer of East Farnham P.Q. and Lucy Jane Brimmer(?) spinster of East Farnham P.Q. were united in Matrimony on the sixteenth day August one thousand Eight hundred and seventy six by me
William A. Allen
Witnesses: John J. Brimmer(?), Abram(?) Shufelt

(Image 152)
This is to certify that Irvine Azno son of Lucius(?) L. Chandler and Martha Jane his wife, died on the first day September one thousand Eight hundred and seventy six and was buried on the third day of the same month and year by me.
William A. Allen
Witnesses: E. E. Larimer(?), H. P. Newell

(Image 153)
This is to Certify that Alice(?) Gertrude(?) Daughter of F. Phillip Wood and Charlotte Victoria his wife died on the
fourteenth day of September one thousand Eight hundred and seventy six and was buried on the sixteenth day of same year by me.
Wm. A. Allen
Witnesses: Herbert P. Newell, John A. McPherson

(Image 153)
This is to Certify that Levi Henry Tilton(?) Lumber Merchant of [ -illegible- ] Province of Quebec, Bachelor and Alice Maude Clement Spinster of West Brome were united in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony on the nineteenth(?) day of September one thousand Eight hundred and seventy six by me.
William A. Allen
Witnesses: L. Clement, W. F. Sweet

(Image 154)
This is to Certify that Sidney Hayward Budd Farmer of Cowansville, Province of Quebec Bachelor, and Margaret Jane Thompson of Cowansville Spinster were united in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony on the Eighteenth day of October one thousand Eight hundred and seventy six by me.
William A. Allen
Witnesses: Sydney William Pettes, Maria P. Thomson

(Image 154)
This is to Certify that William Edwin Peters(?) Farmer of Township Dunham, Province Quebec, Bachelor and Martha Ann Lane of Jericho(?) Centre Vermont, America, Spinster, were united in the bonds of Matrimony by Authority of Banns on the twenty ninth day November one thousand Eight hundred and seventy six by me
William A. Allen
Witnesses: Julius D. Stebbins, James H. Taylor

(Image 155 – cover, 1877 Methodist Ch West Brome)
(Image 156 – Index to Baptisms)
(Image 157 – explanation of contents, . . . the Reverend Thomas Rennie, Minister of the Methodist Church in the West part of the township of Brome, in the District of Bedford, . . .)

(Image 158)
This is to certify that Arthur Ebenezer Miltimore son of Eveneder Spencer, and Orpha(?) Louise Miltimore was Born April the Second Eighteen hundred and Sixty Six, and was this day duly Baptized by Me, this thirteenth day of April, Eighteen hundred Seventy Seven.
Ebenezer Spencer Miltimore, Orpha Louise Miltimore
Ebenezer Miltimore Farmer, Township of Brome, Brome County and District of Bedford, Province of Quebec
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister

(Image 159)
This is to certify that Chancey Archibald Miltimore born July the thirty-first, in the year Eighteen hundred and Seventy-Two, Son of Ebenezer Spencer Miltimore, farmer, Township of Brome, Brome County and District of Bedford, and Orpha Louisa Miltimore, Said Son was duly Baptized by Me this thirteenth day of April Eighteen hundred and Seventy-Seven
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome
Ebenezer Spencer Miltimore, Orpha Louise Miltimore

(Image 160)
This is to certify that Ernest Jonathan Miltimore born July the Seventeenth Eighteen hundred Sixty nine Son of Ebenezer Spencer Miltimore Farmer Township of Brome, Brome County and District of Bedford, and Orpha Louisa Miltimore. Aforesaid Son, was duly Baptized by Me this thirteenth day of April Eighteen hundred Seventy-Seven
Ebenezer Spencer Miltimore, Orpha Louise Miltimore
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

(Image 161)
This is to certify that Birtha Mariah Miltimore Born October the Twenty-Sixth Eighteen hundred & Seventy five, Daughter of Ebenezer Spencer Miltimore Farmer, Township of Brome Brome County and District of Bedford, and Orpha Louisa Miltimore, aforesaid Daughter was duly Baptized by Me this thirteenth day of April Eighteen hundred Seventy-Seven
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome
Ebenezer Spencer Miltimore, Orpha Louise Miltimore

(Image 162)
This will certify that Daniel Scott Farmer of the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and District of Bedford died the eighteenth day of April and was buried the twentieth day of April, the Burial Services performed by me according to the above mentioned dates Eighteen Seventy Seven
N.B. Said Daniel Scott was interred in Scottville Cemetery Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Seven.
Signed: Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome
Witnesses: Marvin Daniel Scott, Sophronia Scott

(Image 163)
This is to Certify that Elijah Parker Gilman Farmer, Born in the Township of Haveral Massachusetts (1801) Eighteen Hundred and one, And died on the Nineteenth day of April in the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County. The Burial Services were duly performed by Me this twenty Second day of April Eighteen hundred Seventy Seven in the Gilman Burying Ground
Witnesses: H. H. Turner(?), Mrs. Cynthia E. Turner
Signed, Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

(Image 164)
This is to Certify that Tilla Pearl Kathan Daughter of Rufus Kathan Farmer Township of Brome, Brome County and District of Bedford and Province of Quebec, and Lucy Mariah Kathan. Aforesaid Daughter, was Born December the Seventeenth (1876) Eighteen hundred Seventy Six, and was duly Baptized by Me this Twenty Eighth day of June Eighteen Hundred Seventy Seven
Parents: Rufus Kathan, Lucy M. Kathan
Signed: Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

(Image 165)
This is to Certify that John Jacob Brimmer Farmer aged Twenty nine East Farmham District of Bedford, And Province of Quebec and Emma Lavinia Shufelt aged twenty two aforesaid District and Province of Quebec were united by Me in Marriage by the authority of Banns, this Second day of July Eighteen hundred and Seventy Seven at West Brome
N.B. -
Parents of the Groom & Residence, Levi and Esther Brimmer of Farnham
Parents of the Bride Jacob and Susanna Shufelt, Residence East Farnham
John Jacob Brimmer, Emma Lavinia Shufelt
Witnesses: William Ashley Shufelt, Elvira Theresa Shufelt
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister

(Image 166)
This is to Certify that William Ashely Shufelt, Farmer aged twenty seven, of the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County District of Bedford and Province of Quebec, and Elvira Thresa(?) Ingalls aged twenty four Alburgh Vermont, were United by Me in Marriage by the Authority of Banns this Second day of July Eighteen  hundred and Seventy Seven at West Brome
N.B. -
Parents of the Groom & Residence, Jacob and Susanna Shufelt, Dunham
Parents of the Bride & Residence, Almand & Betsy Ingalls, Alburgh Vermont
William Ashley Shufelt, Elvira Theresa Ingalls
Witnesses: John Jacob Brimmer, Emma Lavinia Brimmer
Thomas Rennis, Methodist Minister

(Image 167)
This is to Certify that Mary Belinda Beardsly born October the Eleventh Underhill Vermont, Eighteen hundred and Seventy three, Daughter of Louis Stephen Beardsly Carriage Maker, Township of Brome, Brome County District of Bedford Province of Quebec and Annett Beardsly, Aforesaid Daughter was duly Baptized by Me this ninth day of August Eighteen Hundred Seventy Seven
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome
Parents: Lewis Stephen Beardsley, Annett Beardsley

(Image 168)
This is to Certify that Marvin Elias Beardsly Born in the Village of West Brome August the third Eighteen Hundred Seventy Six, Son of Louis Stephen Beardsly Carriage Maker, Township of Brome Brome County District of Bedford and Province of Quebec, and Annett Beardsly, Aforesaid Son was duly Baptized by Me this ninth day of August Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Seven
Parents: Lewis Stephen Beardsley, Annett Beardsley
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

(Image 169)
I hereby Certify that the rite of Baptism was given to Mary Ann Pickle Wife of Thomas Pickle Farmer Township of Dunham, Missisquoi County District of Bedford & Province of Quebec. Her Maiden Name was Mary Ann Smith She was Born in Sutton Eighteen hundred and fifty one, And was Baptized by me in West Brome Village this fifth day of September Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Seven
signed: Mary Smith Pickle
Witnesses: John Covey(?), Emma J. Covey
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

(Image 170)
i hereby Certify that Gertrude Alvira Pickle Infant Daughter of Thomas Amos Pickle and Mary Ann Pickle, of the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and Province of Quebec, Afore Said Infant Daughter was Born in Dunham May the Twenty Ninth Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Seven and was Duly Baptized by Me this fifth Day of September in West Brome Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Seven.
Mary Ann Pickle Wife of Thomas Pickle Signed the Registers as Her Husband was not in the Place at the time of Baptism.
Parents: Thomas Amos Pickle, Mary Ann Pickle
Witnesses: John Covey(?), Emma J. Covey
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

(Image 171)
I hereby Certify that the rite of Holy Matrimony was performed by Me, between John Leonard Barker aged twenty two, of West Brome Brome County District of Bedford and Province of Quebec, And Darinda Malvina Pettes aged twenty three of the village of West Brome, Brome County District of Bedford and Province of Quebec. The Marriage was Legally performed by Me, by the Authority of License at West Brome this fourteenth day of September Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Seven
John Leonard Barker
Dorinda Malvina Pettes
Parents of the Groom Henery and Sarah Barker, Residence Township of Brome
Parents of the Bride Elizabeth Pettes, Bride's Father is Dead, Residence of Bride's Mother West Brome
Witnesses: Charles Emerson Pettes, Marvin Daniel Scott
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

(Image 172)
I hereby Certify that the rite of Holy Matrimony was celebrated by Me, between Henery Perkins Farmer aged twenty nine of the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and Province of Quebec, And Jane Augusta McCarty aged twenty nine of the Afore Said Township, County, and Province of Quebec, the Marriage being Celebrated at  East Dunham this twenty fifth day of December Eight Hundred and Seventy Seven by the Authority of License.
Henry Perkins
Jane Augusta McClarty
N.B. -
Parents of the Groom, Robert & Lucinda(?)  Perkins, Residence East Dunham
Parents of the Bride, David & Jane McLarty, Residence East Dunham
Witnesses: Aloway(?) W. Perkins, Julia A. Harvey
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister

(Image 173)
I hereby Certify that Birtha Permelia Farnam Daughter of Walter Farnam, Farmer Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and Province of Quebec and Mary Permelia Farnam, Afore Said Daughter was Born July the thirtieth in East Dunham Eight Hundred and Seventy three And was Duly Baptized by Me this Sixth Day of October in East Dunham Brick Church Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Seven
Parents: Walter Farnam, Mary Permelia Farnam
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

(Image 174)
I hereby Certify that Emma Louisa Kimball Daughter of James P. Kimball Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and Province of Quebec, and Louisa Kimball Wife of James Kimball. Afore Said Daughter was Born in East Dunham May the twenty Second Eighteen Hundred and Sixty Six and was duly Baptized by Me in East Dunham Brick Church this Sixth Day of October Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Seven
Parents: J. P. Kimball, Louise Kimball
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

(Image 175)
I hereby Certify that Mary Almira Blake Daughter of John Blake, Farmer Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and Province of Quebec, and Orra(?) Blake Aforesaid Daughter was Born Feb. the Eighth Eighteen Hundred and thirty four in the Township of Dunham aforesaid County and Province of Quebec And was Duly Baptized by Me in East Dunham Brick Church this Sixth day of October Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Seven
Witnesses: Mary Almira Blake, Everett J. Blake
Thomas Rennie, Methodist Minister, West Brome

Brome Methodist 1867-79

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folio twenty

I hereby certify that Cynthia Jane Griggs aged fifteen years daughter of Samuel Griggs carriagemaker of the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and Province of Quebec Died on the twenty seventh day of August and was interred by me the twenty ninth day of August in East Dunham cemetery eighteen hundred and seventy seven the young lady's mother is dead nine years consequently her father and sister signed the register

Parent <signed> Samuel Griggs

Witness <signed> Effie Griggs
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       West Brome

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folio twenty one

This is to certify that Daniel Archibald Miltimore son of Simon Blanchard Miltimore and Melvina Juliatta Miltimore of the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and Province of Quebec aforesaid son died the thirty first day of July and was interred by me in the Sweetsburgh cemetery the second day of August eighteen hundred and seventy seven He was aged fourteen years three months and twenty eight days

Parents } <signed> Simon Blanchard Miltimore
         } <signed> Melvina Juliaetta Miltimore

      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       West Brome
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folio twenty two

I hereby certify that Sussannah Shepherd born in Sutton on Wednesday December the twenty third eighteen hundred and one. Said Sussannah Shepherd departed this life March the third and was duly interred by me March the sixth eighteen hundred and seventy seven in Brome Corner's cemetery Township of Brome and Brome County Province of Quebec

Witnesses } <signed> Thomas Shepherd
      } <signed> Flora Shepherd
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
        West Brome

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folio twenty three

I hereby certify that William Arthur Dueyer son of John King Dueyer and Margret Dueyer said son was born in the Township of Shefford County Shefford and Province of Quebec in eighteen hundred and sixty nine and died the twenty fourth day of February eighteen hundred and seventy seven, and was interred by me in the Gilman burying ground Township of Brome Brome County and Province of Quebec the twenty sixth day of February eighteen hundred and seventy seven

Witnesses } <signed> William Patten
      } <signed> Hethuse Patten
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       West Brome

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folio twenty four and last

I hereby certify that Maud Beatrice McPhersons born in March the twenty seventh eighteen hundred and seventy five, daughter of Alpha McPhersons and Ellen McPhersons said daughter was born in Brome Township and Brome County and Province of Quebec. She departed this life the twenty third day of July and was duly interred by me the twenty fifth day of July in the Gilman burying ground Eighteen hundred and seventy seven

Parents } <signed> Alpheson McPhersons
  } <signed> Ellen McPhersons
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       West Brome
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Methodist Church
West Brome
1878

Image 182

Index of baptisms only

Taylor, David Beattie    2
 “ “     Lillian Eliza    3
Scott, Margaret    4
 “ “     Janet     5
Miltimore, Charles Rufus   7
 “ “     Wm George    8
 “ “     Alma Eliza    9
Dymond, Charles    10
Farnow, Walter    11
 “ “      Mary Pernilia    12
Bryer, Agnes     14
 “ “      Thomas    16
Scott, Maurice Preston   17

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folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was this day presented by the Reverend Thomas Rennie Minister of the Methodist Church in the West part of the Township of Brome in the District of Bedford to serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptisms, Marriages and Burials to be by him performed or his successors in office in the said church during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight only, and was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy Prothonotary of the Superior Court for Lower Canada in the District of Bedford and authenticated with the Seal of the said Court.
 Done at the Court House at Sweetsburg in said District of Bedford this eighth day of February eighteen hundred and seventy eight
     <signed> L. D. Goodwin
      D P S C

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folio two

I hereby certify that the rite of baptism was administered by me to David Beattie Taylor, born July the twenty first, eighteen hundred and seventy five, son of James Taylor and Susan Taylor Township of Brome Brome County District of Bedford and Province of Quebec said son was duly baptized by me this fourteenth day of February eighteen hundred and seventy eight

Parents } <signed> James Taylor
  } <signed> Susan Taylor
     Signed <signature> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       West Brome

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folio three

This is to certify that the rite of baptism was administered by me to Lillian Eliza Taylor born March the twenty first eighteen hundred and seventy seven daughter of James Taylor farmer and Susan Taylor, Township of Brome Brome County District of Bedford and Province of Quebec. Aforesaid daughter was duly baptized by me this fourteenth day of February eighteen hundred and seventy eight


Parents } <signed> James Taylor
  } <signed> Susan Taylor
     Signed  <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       West Brome

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folio four

This is to certify that the rite of baptism was administered by me to Margret Scott born the second of September eighteen hundred and seventy five daughter of Robert Scott farmer and Elizabeth Jane Scott of the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County Province of Quebec. Aforesaid daughter was duly baptized by me this eighth day of May eighteen hundred and seventy eight

Parents } <signed> Robert Scott
  } <signed> Elizabeth Jane Scott
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
      
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folio five

This is to certify that the rite of baptism was administered by me to Janet Scott born the third eighteen hundred and seventy eight, daughter of Robert Scott farmer and Elizabeth Jane Scott residing in the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and Province of Quebec, aforesaid daughter was duly baptized by me this eighth day of May eighteen hundred and seventy eight

Parents } <signed> Robert Scott
  } <signed> Elisabeth Jane Scott
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister

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folio six

This is to certify that Louis Daniel Scott son of Marvin Daniel Scott and Sophronia Scott departed this life on the second of March and was duly interred by me on the fourth of March eighteen hundred and seventy eight in West Brome Cemetery said son was born February 19th eighteen hundred and sixty five, the parents reside in the Township of Dunham Missisquoi County and province of Quebec

Parents } <signed> Marvin Daniel Scott
  } <signed> Sophronia Scott
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister


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folio seven

I hereby certify that Charles Rufus Miltimore son of Simon Blanchard Miltimore farmer Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec and Melvina Juliette Miltimore, said son was born November third eighteen hundred and sixty seven, and was duly baptized by me this twenty fourth day of June eighteen hundred and seventy eight

} <signed> Simon B. Miltimore
} <signed> Melvina Juliaette Miltimore

      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       West Brome

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folio eight

I hereby certify that William George Miltimore son of Simon Blanchard Miltimore farmer township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec and Melvina Juliette Miltimore aforesaid son was born February the thirteenth eighteen hundred and seventy and was duly baptized by me this twenty fourth day of June eighteen hundred and seventy eight

} <signed> Simon B. Miltimore
} <signed> Melvina Juliaettte Miltimore
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       W Brome

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folio nine

I hereby certify that Alma Eliza Miltimore daughter of Simon Blanchard Miltimore farmer Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec and Melvina Juliette Miltimore aforesaid daughter was born January the eleventh eighteen hundred and seventy two, and was duly baptized by me this twenty fourth day of June eighteen hundred and seventy eight

} <signed> Simon B. Miltimore
} <signed> Melvina Juliaette Miltimore
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       W Brome

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folio ten

I hereby certify that Charles Dymond son of John Dymond farmer Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec and Mary Dymond aforesaid son was born July the twenty eighth eighteen hundred and seventy seven and was duly baptized by me this twenty fifth day of June eighteen hundred and seventy eight

Parents } <signed> John Dymond
  } <signed> Mary Dymond
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       W Brome

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folio eleven

June the 26th 1878 Baptism
Walter Farnam born in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty seven Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec and is a resident of the aforesaid Township and County He was duly baptized by me this twenty sixth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight

Witnesses } <signed> Alma L Farnam
      } <signed> Libbie Farnam

      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       W B

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folio twelve

June the 26th 1878 Baptism
Mary Permelia Farnam born in the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty seven wife of Walter Farnam she was duly baptized by me this twenty sixth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight

Witnesses } <signed> Alma L Farnam
      } <signed> Libbie Farnam
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       W B

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Death Feb the 7th 1878
This is to certify that Martha Harvey a resident of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec departed this life February the seventh eighteen hundred and seventy eight and was duly interred by me February the ninth in East Dunham burying ground eighteen hundred and seventy eight the deceased was aged seventy three

Witnesses } <signed> Hiram Harvey
      } <signed> Maria Harvey

       <signed> Thomas Rennie
        Methodist Minister

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February the 20th 1878 Death
This is to certify that Agnus Bryce daughter of James Bryce and of Jane Keter Bryce his wife, said daughter was born in Glasgow Scotland eighteen hundred and seventy two she departed this life February the twentieth and was duly interred by me the twenty second day of said month in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight her parents reside in the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec

Parents } <signed> James Bryce
  } <signed> Jane Keter Bryce

      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       W Brome

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February the 26th 1878 Death
This is to certify that Robert Bryce son of James Bryce and of Jane Keter Bryce was born in the Township of Dunham the first day of September eighteen hundred and seventy five, and departed this life on the twenty sixth day of February eighteen hundred and seventy eight and was duly interred by me the twenty eighth day of said month in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and seventy eight His parents reside in East Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec

<signed> James Bryce
<signed> Jane Keter Bryce
      <signed> Thomas Rennie
       Methodist Minister
       W Brome

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July the 9th 1878 Baptism

Thomas Bryce son of James Bryce and of Jane Keter Bryce his wife, was born in the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi May the nineteenth eighteen hundred and seventy eight and was duly baptized by me this ninth day of July in the above mentioned month and year eighteen hundred seventy eight the parents reside East Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec

<signed> James Bryce
<signed> Jane Keter Bryce
     <signed> Thomas Rennie
      Methodist Minister

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folio seventeen

July 9th 1878 Baptism

Maurice Preston Scott son of Luther Scott and of his wife Emily Sophia Scott was born at West Brome in the county of Brome on the ninth day June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight and was baptized by me on this the ninth day of July in the same year
     <signed> T. Pilcher
      for T. Rennie
<signed> Luther Scott
<signed> Emily S Scott

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folio eighteen

Burial of Ellen Reid Aug 27 / 78

Ellen, daughter of Sidney Reid of Township of Dunham, County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec, died on the twenty fifth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight and was buried on the twenty seventh day of the month in the year above named,
    By <signed> A. M. Delong
      Meth. Minister
Witnesses { <signed> Sidney M Reed
      { <signed> Philena Reed




Burial 
George E. son of Hiam Hiley who died on the eighth day of September in the township of Sutton, county of Brome and Province of Quebec aged four years was buried on the ninth day of the month named, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight
     By <signed> A. M. Delong
<signed> Sidney M Reed
<signed> Philena Reed


Brome Methodist 1867-79

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folio nineteen

Burial of J Harvey Sep 15, 1878

Jonathan Harvey of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec, died on the thirteenth, and was buried on the fifteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight
     By <signed> A. M. Delong

Witnesses { <signed> R A Wales
      { <signed> J P Kimball

Burial of John Wales Nov 1st / 78

John Wales of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec who died on the thirtieth day of October, and was buried on the first day of November, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight
     By <signed> A. M. Delong
<signed> R A Wales
<signed> J P Kimball

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folio twenty

Burial H. N. Kimball Nov 2 / 78

Horatio Nelson Kimball of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec who died on the thirty first day of October was buried on the second day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight
     By <signed> A. M. Delong

Witnesses } <signed> R A Wales
      } <signed> J P Kimball

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folio twenty one

Marriage of C M Harvey + E. E. Bates Dec 25th

On this twenty fifth day of December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight, Charles M. Harvey of the Township of Dunham, County of Missisquoi, and Province of Quebec, Bachelor, and Emily E. Bates of the same place, spinster, were united in Holy Matrimony after due publication of banns
     By <signed> A. M. Delong
      Meth. Minister
Witnesses } <signed> D. T. Harvey
       } <signed> S C Bates
      <signed> Chas. Marvin Harvey
      <signed> Emily Eliza Bates

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Methodist Church
West Brome
1879

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Index of baptisms only

Call, Frank Oliver    2
McHutchon Hannah    5
Beattie, David Elgin    5
Ingalls, Orton Waldo    6
Tilton, Homer Edwin    7

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folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was this day presented by the Reverend Thomas Rennie Minister of the Methodist Church in the West part of the Township of Brome in the District of Bedford, to use as a Register of the Acts of Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, to be by him performed or his successors in office, in the said Church, during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine only, and was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Prothonotary of the Superior Court of Lower Canada, for the District of Bedford, and authenticated with the seal of the said Court.
 Done at the Court House at Sweetsburgh in said District of Bedford, this second day of January, eighteen hundred and seventy nine
    <signed> Frederick T Hall
     P S C

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folio two

Burial of S. M. Wales

Sophronia Maria Branch, wife of R. A. Wales, who died on the fourteenth day of January, in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine was buried on the seventeenth day in the year and month above named. 
     By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses
 } <signed> R A Wales
 } <signed> J. S. Kimball

Baptism of F. O. Call Feb 24

On this twenty fourth day of February in the year of our Lord Eighteen hundred + seventy nine, Frank Oliver son of Lorenzo M. Call, and Sarah Hungerford, his wife, born on the eleventh day of April, in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and seventy eight, was duly baptized
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses
<signed> L M Call
<signed> Mrs L. M Call

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folio three

Burial of Daisy Sweet May 13th 79

Daisy, daughter of Russell Sweet and wife who died on the eleventh day of May in the year eighteen hundred and seventy nine, aged twenty months, was buried on the thirteenth of the month and year above named
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
      Meth. Minister
Witnesses } <signed> Diana Sweet
      } <signed> Annie Sweet

Burial of C. Beattie May 15 79

Crawford Beattie of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi, and Province of Quebec who died on the thirteenth day of May eighteen hundred and seventy nine, aged sixty eight, was buried on the fifteenth day of the month and year above named
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
       Meth. Minister
<signed> William J McCutcheon
<signed> David Beattie

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Marriage

On this eighteenth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine David H. Ingalls Farmer, of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec, and Agnes Pettes of the Township of Brome County of Brome and Province of Quebec were joined in Holy Matrimony by authority of License
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
     <signed> Davig H Ingalls
     <signed> Agnes N. Pettes
Witnesses } <signed> S P Jayals*
  } <signed> N. N. Brown

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folio four

Marriage D H Perkins + H L Harvey July 9/ 79

On this ninth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine; Duff H. Perkins and Hester L. Harvey, both of the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec, were united in Holy Matrimony after publication of banns
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses
<signed> A. Perkins    <signed> Duff H. Perkins
<signed> P. Weston    <signed> Hester L. Harvey

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Baptism

On the twenty eighth day of July, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine, Hannah, daughter of William McKutchon and Sarah A. Beattie his wife, who was born in the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec on the eighth day of the month and year above named, was duly baptized
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses } <signed> Sarah A. McCutcheon
      } <signed> William J McCutcheon

Baptism

At the same time and place as above David Elgin, son of William Beattie and Mary E. Brock his wife, who was born on the twenty third day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine in the Township of Dunham County of Missisquoi and province of Quebec was duly baptized
     By <signed> A. M. Delong
<signed> Sarah A. McCutcheon
<signed> William J McCutcheon

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folio five

Burial

Hannah McKutchon, who died on the twenty ninth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine, aged three weeks, was buried on the thirtieth day of July
     By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses { <signed> Sarah A. McCutcheon
      { <signed> William J McCutcheon

Burial Mrs J Ingalls

Julia Seofield wife of James Ingalls of the Township of Dunham, County of Missisquoi and Province of Quebec, who died on the sixth day of August, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine aged sixty eight, was buried on the seventh day of the month and year above named,
     By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses
<signed> Mih. A. Ingalls
<signed> Charles E. Ingalls

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Burial

Mitchel Leanord, son of Mitchel Leanord who died on the twenty sixth day of August aged seventeen years was buried on the twenty eighth day of August. In the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine
     By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses
<signed> M D Scott
<signed> C M Scott

Baptism

Orton Waldo, son of Oscar E. Ingalls and Adiline Dyer, his wife, was born on the twenty sixth day of January in the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine in the Township of Brome, County of Brome and Province of Quebec and was baptized on the sixth day of September, in the year above named
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses
<signed> Oscar E. Ingalls
<signed> Adeline L Dyer


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folio six

Marriage

On the sixth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine, Joseph Grimes and Nancy Jane Church, widow of the late David Shaur*, both of the Township of Brome, County of Brome and Province of Quebec were joined in Holy Matrimony
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
      Meth. Minister
     <signed> Johseph L. Grimes
     <signed> Nancy J. Church
Witnesses { <signed> John A. Sheferd
      { <signed> Isabella A. Sheferd

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Baptism

Homer Edwin, son of Levi Henry Tilton and Alice Maud Clement his wife, was born on the seventeenth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine, in the Township of Granby County of Shefford and Province of Quebec and was baptized on the seventh day of October in the year above named
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses { <signed> Alice Maud Clement
      { <signed> Mrs Levi Clement

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folio seven

Marriage

On this twenty third day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine Sylvester H. Primerman, farmer aged fifty two of the Township of Farnham and Keziah Scott aged forty six of the Township of Brome, spinster, were united in Holy Matrimony by authority of License
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
    <signed> Silvester H. Primerman
    <signed> Kezia A. Scott
Witnesses
<signed> P. L. Babcock
<signed> Richard Robinson

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Marriage

On this twenty ninth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine Sherman G. Kathem farmer of the Township of Brome bachelor and Orpha A. Sweet spinster, of the same place, were united in Holy Matrimony after dispensation of License
     By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses } <signed> H F Sweet
      } <signed> A. A. Cleveland
    Name of Parties
     { <signed> Sherman G Kathen
     { <signed> Orpha E. Sweet


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folio eight

Burial of Sheperd Nov 9th / 79

Thomas Sheperd of Brome who died on the sixth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine, aged seventy four was buried on the ninth day of the month and year above named.
     <signed> A. M. Delong
      Meth. Minister
Witnesses
<signed> Flora Sheperd
<signed> Jane Sheperd

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Marriage H. F. Sweet + A. E. Sweet Nov 30

On this thirtieth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine, Henry F. Sweet mechanic of the Township and County of Brome, Province of Quebec, aged twenty nine, and Abby E. Sweet of the same place, spinster, aged sixteen were united in Holy Matrimony after dispensation of License
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses { <signed> Sherman T Lathan*
      { <signed> A. A. Cleveland
     <signed> Henry F. Sweet
     <signed> Abby E. Sweet

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folio nine

Burial

Ernest Homer, son of Melvin Scott and Emily Hubbard his wife of Bolton who died on the twentieth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine, was buried on the twenty second day of the month and year above named,
      By <signed> A. M. Delong
Witnesses } <signed> M. D. Scott
      } <signed> C. M. Scott