Brome Baptist 1859-1873



Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers, 1763-1967
Brome Baptist
Baptisms, marriages, burials 1859-1873
Images 1-50

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Baptist Church at Sutton, Year 1859

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Index to baptisms only
Janes, Betsy M.
Mack

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explanation of contents -
. . . the Reverend Arnold L. Arms Minister of the Baptist Church, Sutton Canada East . . .

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I hereby certify that Lorenzo Jacobs bachelor & farmer & Amelia A. Brown Spinster both of Sutton Canada East were duly married at my residence in St. Armand Canada East, on the thirty first day of August, one thousand eight hundred & fifty nine by me
Arnold L. Arms
Pastor of the Baptist Church Sutton C. E.
Signed -
Persons married: Lorenzo Jacobs; Amelia A. Brown 
Witnesses: Aldin N. Brown; Christiana Shepard

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I hereby certify that Mrs. Betsy Janes wife of Albert Janes farmer, of Sutton Canada East, was Baptized by me on the third day of November one thousand eight hundred & fifty nine, in the township of Sutton C. E.
Signed Arnold L. Arms
Witnesses: B. K. Janes; A. J. Janes

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I hereby certify that Mrs. Rhoda Mack wife of Stephen Mack was Baptized by me in the township of Sutton Canada East on the third day of November, one thousand eight hundred & fifty nine.
Signed Arnold L. Arms
Witnesses: A. R. Janes,  C. S. Janes

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Baptist Church at Sutton, Year 1860

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Index to Burials
Mary Palmer Corey
Unnamed Infant
Robert Short
John Wessley Hogle
Hiram Corey
Susan Palmer
Nancy E. G. Hurlbut
Nathan Palmer

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Index to Marriages
Sastin Snyder
Cyril Gardner
Elijah Spencer Griggs
Austin Nelson Ruiter
Garret Safford
Charles Robert Blakeley
Daniel Smith

Index to Baptisms
John Strahan
Mary Strahan
Ezekiel Soir[?]

Index to Births
Sarah Rix
Emma Rix
Susan Ann Jane
Alta Regina Arms
Marlon Sands Arms

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explanation of contents -
. . . the Reverend Arnold L. Arms Minister of the Baptist Church, Sutton Canada East, . . .

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Burial
Mrs. Mary Palmer Corey widow of the late Hiram Corey Esq. departed this life on Saturday the tenth day of March eighteen hundred & Sixty, in the forty third year of her life; & was intered on the twelvth by me on Stanbridge Ridge in the presence of the undersigned witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
Pastor of the Baptist Church Sutton C.E.
Witnesses: Asa Martindale; Mary A. Martindale

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Burial
An unnamed Infant daughter of Morey D. Arms departed this life on Saturday the Seventeenth day of March eighteen hundred & Sixty; & was buried on the day following in St. Armand East by me in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
Witnesses: Nelson Ruiter; Sophia Ruiter

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Burial
Robert Short son of Mr. Charles Short, departed this life on Saturday the seventh day of April eighteen hundred & Sixty in the tenth year of his age, & was buried on this day the tenth of the same month on Stanbridge Burrow by me in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
Witnesses: George W. Taylor; Rogers Taylor

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Burial
John Wesley Hogle, Son of Galoway Hogle departed this life on Friday the fourth day of May, eighteen hundred & Sixty, in the third year of his age; & was intered by me on Sunday following in the Corey burying Ground in Stanbridge, by me, in presence of the Subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
Robert Rix

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Burial
Hiram Corey departed this life on thursday the Seventeenth day of June eighteen hundred & Sixty in the seventeenth year of his age & was intered on Saturday following on Stanbridge Ridge, by me in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
C. G. Martindale
Anna M. Martindale

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Marriage
I hereby certify that Sastin Snyder, Bachelor & Farmer of the township of Stanbridge C.E. & Maria A. Johnson Spinster of the township of Brome C.E. were duly married at the residence of the Bridegroom, on first day of July eighteen hundred & Sixty, in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Minister of the Baptist Church
Sastin Snyder
Maria A. Johnson
Wm. H. Rosenberger
Sarah[?] Snyder

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Burial
Mrs. Susan Palmer departed this life on Friday the Sixth day of July, eighteen hundred & Sixty, in the Seventy fourth year of her age & was intered on Sunday following, on Stanbridge Ridge by me, in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
Asa Martindale
Maria Martindale

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Birth
I herby [hereby] certify that Sarah Rix daughter of Robert Rix, was born Jan. tenth eight hundred & forty eight in the township of Stanbridge
Arnold L. Arms
Robt. Rix

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Birth
I hereby Certify that Emma Rix, daughter of Robert Rix was born Oct. fifth eighteen hundred & forty nine in the township of Stanbridge
Arnold L. Arms
Robt. Rix

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Birth
I hereby certify that Susan Ann Jane Rix, dughter [daughter]  of Robert Rix, was born Aug. twenty fifth, eighteen hundred & fifty five in the township of Stanbridge
Arnold L. Arms
Robt. Rix

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Marriage
I hereby certify that Cyril S. Gardner, bachelor & farmer of the township of Stanbridge County of Missisquoi, Canada East & Catharine Casey Spinster of the township aforesaid were duly joined in marriage at the residence of the bride's father on the twentyeth day of Aug. eighteen hundred & Sixty, in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Cyril S. Gardner
Catharine Casey
Joseph P. Gardner
Xidemia[?] P. Gardner

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Marriage
I hereby certify that Elijah Spencer Griggs bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton County of Missisquoi, Canada East, & Harriet Almira Ruiter Spinster of St. Armand county aforesaid were duly joined in marriage, at the residence of the bride's father, on thursday the Sixth of Sept. eighteen hundred & Sixty, in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Elizah Spencer Griggs
Harriet Almira Ruiter
Austin Ruiter
Amelia Shepard

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Baptism
I hereby certify that John Strahan, farmer, of Stanbridge county of Missisquoi Canada East was baptized by me at Pike river, in the said township of Stanbridge, on Sunday the ninth day of September eighteen hundred & Sixty in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
Robt. Rix
Martin Corey

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Baptism
I hereby certify that Mary Strahan wife of John Strahan of the township of Stanbridge county of Missisquoi province of Canada East, was baptized by me on Sunday, the ninth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty at Pike river in the township of Stanbridge in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
Robt. Rix
Martin Corey

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Baptism
I hereby certify that Ezekiel Soir was baptized by me at Pike river, in the township of Stanbridge county of Missisquoi Canada East, on Sunday the ninth day of September eighteen hundred & Sixty, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
Robt. Rix
Martin Corey

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Marriage
I hereby certify that Austin Nelson Ruiter bachelor & farmer of the seignory of St. Armand county of Missisquoi Canada East & Amelie Mary Shepard of the township of Sutton county of Brome Canada East, Spinster, were duly joined in marriage at the residence of the bride's father, on tuesday the eighteenth day of Sept. eighteen hundred & Sixty, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Austin Nelson Ruiter
Amelia Mary Shepard
Shadrach Edgr. Shepard
Ruth Shepard

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Burial
Mrs. Nancy Eliza Griggs Hurlbut wife of Horace Merill Hurlbut departed this life on thursday the twenty seventh day of September eighteen hundred & Sixty, in the twenty ninth year of her age, & was intered on Saturday following in St. Armand east by me in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
Horace Merill Hurlbut
Samuel Griggs

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Birth
I hereby certify that Alta Regina Arms daughter of Arnold L. Arms, Baptist Minister, & of Maria R. Arms his wife; was born in the Seignory of St. Armand Canada East, on the twenty fifth day of February eighteen hundred & fifty
Arnold L. Arms
Maria R. Arms
Roxy Hurlbut

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Birth
I hereby certify that Malon Sands Arms Son of Arnold L. Arms, Baptist Minister, & of Maria R. Arms, his wife, was born in the seignory of St. Armand Canada East on the fourteenth day of January, eighteen hundred & fifty two
Arnold L. Arms
Maria R. Arms
Roxy Hurlbut

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the eleventh day of October eighteen hundred & Sixty Garret Safford, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton County of Brome Canada East, & Audra Spencer, Spinster, of the said township, both of Majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly Married at the domcile of Arnold L. Arms in St. Armand East, in the presence of John H. Griggs & Dorinda Spencer Sister of the bride by me
Arnold L. Arms
Garret Safford
Audra Spencer
J. H. Griggs
Dorinda Spencer

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the thirteenth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty Charles Robert Blakeley bachelor, of the city of New York, of Majority, & Mary Rix Spinster & minor of Stanbridge township county of Missisquoi Canada East, were duly married, without publication of banns or license but with the consent of the bride's parents at the residence of the bride's parents, in the presence of Almon Rix & Susan Fuller witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Charles Robert Blakeley
Mary Rix
Almon Rix
Susan Fuller

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the twentyeth day of November eighteen hundred & Sixty, Daniel Smith bachelor & farmer of the township of Stanbridge, county of Missisquoi, Canada East, & Martha A. Russel of Highgate, State of Vermont, both of Majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at Philipsburg, county aforesaid, in the presence of Oscar Smith & Rhoda A. Robinson witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Daniel Smith
Martha A. Russell
Oscar Smith
Rhoda A. Robinson

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Burial
Nathan Palmer departed this life on Sunday the Sixteenth day of December eighteen hundred & sixty, in the seventy ninth year of his age, & was interred on wednesday following on Stanbridge Ridge in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Willard F. Martindale
Asa Martindale

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Baptist Church at Sutton, Year 1861

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Index
Marriages
Harlow Miner
Luther Corey
Joseph H. Russell
Edmond P. Smith
Abran N. Smith
Gilbert S. Jenne

Burials
Amanda Scagel
Esther F. Smith Spencer
Hulda H. Martindale Corey
Eliza A. Janes
Elisabeth J. W. Bedard
Onam Vaughn
Ralph S. Bedard
Louisa Jacobs
Mary Wightman Rouse
Martha Whitman Hibbard
John Tracy

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explanation of contents -
. . .the Reverend Arnold L. Arms Minister of the Baptist Church Sutton Canada East . . .

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the twenty Sixth day of January, eighteen hundred Sixty one, Harlow Miner, bachelor & farmer of Shefford, county of Shefford province of Canada, & Rozilla Mary Reynolds Spinster of St. Armand county of Missisquoi province aforesaid; the bridegroom of Majority, but the bride of minority but with the consent of parents, without publication of banns or license, were duly Married at the residence of A. L. Arms in St. Armand, in the presence of Seneca Miner brother of the bridegroom & Mary Ann D.Cameron cousin of the bride witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Harlow Miner
Rozilla M. Miner
Seneca Abuso[?]
Mary Ann D. Cameron

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the twenty sixth day of January eighteen hundred & Sixty one Amanda Scagel wife of Wm. Scagel jun. died in the thirty ninth year of her age and was intered on the twenty eighth of the same month in Stanbridge Canada East by me in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses
Arnold L. Arms
William Burnside
Orcelia[?] Burnside

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the twelvth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty one Esther Fidelia Smith Spencer, widow of the late Daniel Spender, departed this life in the fifty second year of her age & was intered on the fifteenth day of February in the township of Sutton Canada East in the presence of Mary A. Spencer, daughter & Luther Rominor Smith brother of the departed by me
Arnold L. Arms
Mary A. Spencer
Luther R. Smith

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Burial
I hereby certify that Huldah Aurilla Martindale Corey wife of Luther Corey, departed this life on friday the eighth day of March eighteen hundred & Sixty one, & was Buried on monday following in Stanbridge, in the presence of Willard Martindale & Mary Ann Martindale cousins of the deceased by me
Arnold L. Arms
William L. Martindale
Mary A. Martindale

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the tenth day of March eighteen hundred & Sixty one, Eliza Albertine Janes daughter of William Janes, departed this life in the fourth year of her age & was intered on the twelvth day of the same month, in Sutton, in the presence of William S. Janes, father & Ira Janes grandfather of the deceased by me
Arnold L. Arms
Witnesses: William S. Janes; Ira Janes

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the twentyeth day of April eighteen hundred Sixty one, Elisabeth Jessie Wilmy Bedard daughter of Ralph S. & Ann Jennett Bedard, departed this life, in the seventh month of her age; & was intered on the twenty second day of the same month, in Stanbridge C.E. in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L.Arms
Rob. Rix Senr.
Robt. Rix Jr

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the ninth day of may eighteen hundred & Sixty one Onam Vaughn departed this life in the fifty fourth year of his age, & was intered on the eleventh day of the same month in Stanbridge C.E. in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
C. G. Martindale
James A. Vaughan

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the twenty seventh day of June eighteen hundred & sixty one Ralph S. Bedard departed this life in the twenty ninth year of his age, & was intered on the twenty ninth day of the same month in Stanbridge Canada East in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Robt. Rix senr
Horace Minckler

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fifth day of August eighteen hundred & sixty one Luther Corey widower & farmer of the township of Stanbridge county of Missisquoi province of Canada, & Ruth Russel Spinster of the said township both of Majority, without publication of Banns or License, were duly Married at the residence of A. L. Arms in the Seigniory of St. Armand County aforesaid in the presence of Benjamin Jordan, brother-in-law of the Bridegroom & Patience Jordan Sister of the Bridegroom witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Luther Corey
Ruth Russell
Benjm. Jordan
Patience Jordan

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fifth day of August eighteen hundred & sixty one Joseph Hutchinson Russel, widower & farmer of the seigniory of St. Armand county of Missisquoi province of Canada, & Julia Corey Spinster of the township of Stanbridge county aforesaid both of Majority without publication of Banns of License were duly Married at the residence of A. L. Arms seigniory aforesaid in the presence of Benjamin Jordan & his wife Mrs. Patience Jordan sister of the bride, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Joseph H. Russell
Julia Corey
Benjm. Jordan
Patience Jordan

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the twenty Second day of August eighteen hundred & sixty one, Edmond P. Smith bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton county of Brome Canada East & Elizabeth P. Howeltt Spinster of the township of Potton, county aforesaid; the Bridegroom of majority – the Bride of minorty but with the consent of the surviving parent, without publication of Banns or license, were duly Married at the residence of the Bridegroom, in the presence of Allen D. Smith brother of the Bridegroom, & Julia Howlett, sister of the bride witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Edmund P. Smith
Eliza P. Howeltt
Allen D. Smith
Julia Howlett

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the third day of Sept. eighteen hundred Sixty one, Louisa Jacobs, daugher of Joseph Jacobs, departed this life in the seventeenth year of her age, & was buried on the fifth day of the same month in the township of Sutton, county of Brome, Canada, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Judith Scovill
Mary Scovill

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the twenty ninth day of September, eighteen hundred & Sixty one, Abram Nelson Smith, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton, county of Brome, Canada East, & Judith Scoville Spinster, of the said township of Sutton; the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority but with the consent of the surviving parent, without the publication of banns or license, were duly Married at the residence of the bride, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Abram N. Smith
Judith Scoville
Alonso Smith
Hattie Smith

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the third day of October eighteen hundred & sixty one, Gilbert Simpson Jenne, bachelor & farmer of the seigniory of St. Armand, county of Missisquoi province of Canada, & Elisabeth Ellen Blake, spinster of the township of Dunham, county aforesaid, both of majority, without the publication of Banns or License, were duly Married at the residence of the bride's father in the presence of Anson Milo Ingalls & Sarah Jane Jenne sister of the bridegroom witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Gilbert S. Jenne
Elisabeth E. Blake
Milo A. Ingalls
Sarah Jane Jenne

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the eighteenth day of October eighteen hundred & Sixty one Mary Wightman Rouse departed this life in the sixty third year of her age, & was buried on the twenty first of the same month in the township of Stanbridge, County of Missisquoi Canada, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Asa Martindale
Maria Martindale

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the twenty eighth day of November eighteen hundred & Sixty one Martha Whitman Hibbard departed this life in the fifty sixth year of her age, & was intered on the thirtyeth day of the same month in Freleighsburg Canada East, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
R. M. Whitman
A. M. Whitman

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the eighteenth day of December eighteen hundred & sixty one John Tracy departed this life in the seventy seventh year of his age, & was buried on the twenty first day of the same month in St. Armand east, Canada, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
E. S. Tracy; A. L. Tracy

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Baptiste Church at Sutton, Year 1862

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Index
Marrriages
Whitman S. Hibbard
William Gibson
Marcus L. Jenne
Thomas B. Woodbury
Antoine Charron
Joseph W. Hibbard
Jacob Barnett

Burials
Elisabeth F. Bedard
Merrit V. Thompson
Adelaid L. Thomas
Erastus Thoimas
Richard Shepard
Joel Powers

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explanation of contents -
. . . the Reverend Arnold L. Arms Minister of the Baptist Church Sutton Canada East . . .

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on twenty second day of January eighteen hundred & sixty two, Whitman L. Hibbard bachelor & farmer, of the Seigniory of St. Armand County of Missisquoi, Canada, & Lydia A. Pearsons of the town of Franklin, State of Vermont, Spinster; both of majority, withut publication of Banns or License were duly Married at the residence of Arnold L. Arms in the said seigniory of St. Armand in the presence of Salmon P. Hibbard & Lydia E. Hibbard, second cousins of the bridegroom, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Whitman L. Hibbard
Lydia A. Pearson
Salmon P. Hibbard
Lydia E. Hibbard

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the twenty third day of January eighteen hundred & sixty two, William Gibson bachelor & farmer of the seigniory of Noyan, district of Bedford Canada, & Margaret Irish spinster of the township of Stanbridge district of Bedford Canada, both of majority without publication of Banns or License, were duly Married at the residence of the bride's father in the said township of Stanbridge, in the presence of Henry Schoolcraft & Zerna Irish sister of the bride witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
William Gibson
Margaret Irish
Henry Schoolcraft
Zerna Irish

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the sixth day of February, eighteen hundred & sixtytwo Marcus Lyndon Jenne, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton district of Bedford Canada & Dorinda Spencer, Spinster of the said township of Sutton, both of Majority, without publication of banns, or License were duly Married at the residence of Richard Spencer in the said township of Sutton, in the presence of William Maynard Jenne brother of the bridegroom & Sarah Jane Spencer twin sister of the bride witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Marcus Leyndon Jenne
Dorinda Spencer
William M. Jenne
Sarah Jane Spencer

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fourteenth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty two, Thomas B Woodbury, bachelor & tanner & Currier, of the township of Stanbridge, district of Bedford Canada & Mary Jane Beck, Spinster of the said township of Stanbridge, the Bridegroom of majority; the Bride of minority but with the consent of parents, without the publication of Banns or License, were duly Married at the residence of Arnold L. Arms in the Seigniory of St. Armand, district aforesaid in the presence of Chastina S. Arms & Maria R. Arms witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Thomas B. Woodbury
Mary J. Beck
Chastina S. Arms
Maria R. Arms

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the thirteenth day of March eighteen hundred & sixty two, Elisabeth Fleming Bedard, departed this life in the seventyeth year of her age, & was buried on the fifteenth day of the same month, in Stanbridge, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Charles N. Bedard
Martin Corey

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the twenty third day of March eighteen hundred & sixty two, Merrit Varannus[?] Thomson, son of Rev. Levi S. Thomson departed this life in the third year of his age & was buried on the twenty sixth day of the same month, in Bolton, County of Brome Canada, in the presence of Rev. Levi S. Thomson, father & Irene L. Thomson mother of the deceased witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Levi S. Thomson
Irene L. Thomson

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the fifth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty two Adelaide L. Thomas daughter of Parker Thomas departed this life in the sixth year of her age, & was buried on the seventh day of the same month in the township of Sutton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Parker Thomas
Asa Tracy
Jeremy Allen

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Burial
I hereby certify that on the twenty fifth day of June eighteen hundred & Sixty two Erastus Thomas departed this life in the seventy eighth year of his age, & was buried on the twenty seventh day of the same month, in the township of Sutton, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
[1st name illegible] Thomas
Parker C. Thomas

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the seventeenth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty two Antoine Charron, bachelor & Mechanic, of the township of Sutton, district of Bedford Canada East, & Zoi Ner Bonne, Spinster of the said township of Sutton; the bridegroom of majority, but the bride of minority but with the consent of her brother acting as guardian without publication of Banns or License, were duly Married at the residence of Arnold L. Arms, in the Seigniory of St. Armand, in the presence of Herbert Charron brother of the Bridegroom & Bernoni Ner Bonne brother of the bride witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Antoine Charron
Zoé Ner Bonne
Huburt Charron
Benoni Nerbonne



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Hibbard and Wilson married

Marriage
I hereby certify that on the sixteenth day of September, eighteen hundred & sixty two, Joseph Willington Hibbard, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton, district of Bedford, Canada East, & Anna Wilson Spinster, of the said township of Sutton, both of majority, without the publication of Banns or license, were duly married at the residence of Arnold S. *Arms *, in the Seigniory of St. Armand in the presence of Richard Smith, cousin of the bridegroom & Charlotte Grimes witnessed by me

Arnold S. Arms

Signatures of bride and groom

Witness signatures: Richard Smith & Charlotte D. Grimes

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Shepard Burial

I hereby certify that on the ninth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty two, Richard Shepard departed this life in the fiftieth year of his age & was buried on the twelth day of the same month, in the township of Sutton, district of Bedford in the presence of Allen A. Shepard son of the deceased & Thomas J. Shepard cousin witnesses by me

Arnold S. Arms

Witnesses: Allen A. Shepard & Thomas J Shepard

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Powers Burial

I hereby certify that on the twenty ninth day of October, eighteen hundred & sixty two, Joel Powers departed this life in the seventy first year of his age, & was buried on the first day of November following, in the Seigniory of Saint Armand, in the presence of Carlton S. Prouty, son-in-law, & Almina Prouty, daughter of the deceased, witnesses by me

Arnold S. Arms

Witnesses: Carlton S. Prouty & Almina Prouty

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Barnett & Meechem Marriage

I hereby certify that on the eighteenth day of November, eighteen hundred sixty two, Jacob Barnett, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton, district of Bedford, Canada East & Harriet S. Meachem, spinster, of the town of Bakersfield, Vermont, the bridegroom of majority- the bride of minority – but with the consent of the surviving parent, were duly married at the residence of the bridegroom, in the presence of Nelson G Davis, cousin of the bride & Laura A. Barnett, sister of the bridegroom, witness by me

Arnold S. Arms

Signatures: Jacob Barnett & Harriet S. Meecham

Witnesses: Nelson G. Davis & Laura A. Barnett

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Cover of 1863 Baptist Church at Sutton

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Index Of Marriages

Names                          Folio
Palmer Gardner three
Henry Billings    four
Albert S. Billings five
Edmond Ingalls  seven
John Martindale  eight
Christopher Tracy           nine
William Mills junior         eleven
William S. Fadden           twelve
Julius J Palmer   thirteen
Leonard S. Cross            fifteen
Sanford E. Hall   sixteen
Ira James                      eighteen
Julius Seane                   twenty
Daniel R. Wheeler          twenty one
James Dean                   twenty two
Martin Willey                 twenty three
Charles S. Moore            twenty four
William C. Scofield          twenty six
Thomas B. Gillman         twenty seven

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Index Of Burials

Names                                      folio
Eliza Ann Miner              two
John B. Scofield              six
Lucy McAllister  Sajilant  ten
Syman Johnson  fourteen
Lucy S. Johnson seventeen
Esther G. Dyer   nineteen
Orlis A Tibbits                twenty five

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This book containing forty seven folios or double pages was presented by the Reverend Arnold S. Arms Minister of the Baptist Church Sutton Canada East to serve as a register of the Act of Baptism Marriage  Burial which shall be performed during the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty three, and the same was paraphed by the undersigned clerk of the Curcuit Court for the County of Brome and sealed with the seal of said court.
Done at Knowlton, this nineteenth day of January one thousand eight hundred and sixty three

Signed: Lefebvre Clerk of said court

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Eliza Ann Miner Burial

I hereby certify that on the ninth day of January eighteen hundred and sixty three, Eliza Ann Meiner, daughter of Thomas Meiner, departed this life in the twenty ninth year of her age & was buried on the twelfth of thew same month in St. Armand East, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses, by me
Arnold S. Arms

Witnesses: Thomas Miner and Lucy Miner

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Gardner & Martindale Marriages

I hereby certify that on the ninth day of February eighteen hundred and sixty three Palmer Gardner bachelor & farmer of the Seigniory of St. Armand county of Missisquoi, & Mary Ann Martindale spinster of the township of Stanbridge county of aforesaid, the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority but with the consent of the parents, without publication of banns or license were duly married at the residence of the bride in the presence of Willard S. Martindale, brother of the bride & Orcelia Gardner, sister of the bridegroom witnessed by me

Arnold S. Arms

Signatures of bride and groom: Palmer Gardner & Mary Ann Martindale

Witnesses: Willard S Martindale & Orcelia Gardner

Image 61                      Folio four
Billings & Griggs Marriages

I hereby certify that on the tenth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty three, Henry Billings, widower & farmer, of the township of Sutton County of Brome, & Abigail Griggs spinster of the town aforesaid, both of majority, were duly married at the residence of the bride, in the presence of Charles Griggs, brother of the bride & Sarah Billings sister of the bridegroom witnessed by me
Arnold S. Arms

Signatures of bride and groom: Henry Billings & Abigail Griggs

Witnesses: Charles H. Griggs & Sarah Billings

Image 62                      Folio five

Billings & Waterhouse Marriages

I hereby certify that on the tenth day of February eighteen hundred and sixty three Albert S. Billings, farmer & bachelor, of the township of Sutton county of Brome, & Emily Ann Waterhouse spinster, of the township aforesaid, both of minority but with the consent of the parents, without publicationof banns or license, were duly married at theresidence of Charles H. Griggs, in the township aforesaid, in the presence of Berbert S. Billings brother of the bridegroom & Corintha S. Waterhouse, sister of the bride, witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Signature of bride and groom: Albert S. Billings & Emily A A Waterhouse
Witness signatures: Herbert S. Billings & Corintha S. Waterhouse

Image 63                      Folio Six

Scofield Burial

I hereby certify that on the thirteenth day of January, eighteen hundred & sixty three John Bunyan Scofield, departed this life, in the forty fifth year of his age, & was buried on the thirteenth day of February following, in the Seigniory of St. Armand east, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Signature of witnesses: Columbus Scofield & Ellen M. Scofield

Image 64                      Folio Seven

Ingalls & Chandler Marriages
I hereby certify that on the eighth day of March eighteen hundred & sixty three Edmond Ingalls bachelor & mechanic of the Seigniory of St. Armand county of Missisquoi Canada East & Mary O. Chandler spinster of the Seigniory aforesaid, both of majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married, at the residence of Malcolm S. Chandler, brother of the bride & *Hapalond * C. Chandler, sister-in-law of the bride witnesses, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Signature of groom and bride: Edmund Ingalls & Mary O. Chandler

Signature of witnesses: M. L. Chandler & H. C. Chandler

Image 65                      Folio eight

Martindale & Gardner Marriages
I hereby certify that on the eighteenth day of March eighteen hundred sixty three John Martindale bachelor & farmer of the township of Stanbridge county of Missisquoi, & Orcelia Gardner, spinster of the Seigniory of St. Armand county aforesaid, the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority, but with the consent of the parents, without the publication of banns or license, were duly married at the residence of the bride in the presence of Eli Martindale, brother of the bridegroom & Orcelia Corey niece of the bridegroom witnesses by me.
Arnold. S. Arms

Bride & Groom signatures: Orcelia Gardner & John Martindale

Witnesses: Eli Martindale & Orcelia H. Corey

Image 66                      Folio nine

Tracy & Safford Marriages
I hereby certify that on the twenty first day of may, eighteen hundred sixty three, Christopher Tracy, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton district of Bedford& Mary safford, spinster, of the township aforesaid, both of majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married, at the residence of A, S. Arms in the Seigniory of St. Armand district aforesaid, in the presence of Nelson Smith & his wife Susan Smith witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Witnesses: Nelson Smith & Susan Smith

Image 67                      Folio ten

McAllister *Safilant * Burial

I hereby certify that on the fifth day of July, eighteen hundred & sixty three, Lucy McAllister *Safilant * departed this life  in the forty second year of her age & was buried on the seventh day of the same month, in the township of Sutton, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Witnesses: Talma H McAllister & Truman Hurlbut

Image 68                      Folio eleven

Mills & Clark Marriage

I hereby certify that on the ninth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty three, William Mills, junior, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton - County of Brome C. E. & Louisa Clark spinster of the said township of Sutton, the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority, but with the consent of her father, without publication of banns or license, were duly married, at the residence of Arnold S. Arms in the Seigniory of St. Armand in the presence of Richard S. Smith & Elizabeth Mills, sister of the bridegroom witnesses, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Bride & Groom signatures: William Mills junior & Louisa Clark

Witnesses: Richard S. Smith & Elisabeth Mills

Image 69                      Folio twelve

Fadden & Crothers Marriage

I hereby certify that on the fifteenth day of July, eighteen hundred & sixty three, William S. Fadden bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton County of Brome C. E. & Nancy Crothers, spinster of the Seigniory of St. Armand County of Missisquoi, the bridegroom of minority but with the consent of his parents, the bride of majority, without the publication of banns or license, were duly married atht e residence of the bride, in the presence of Luther F. Macey cousin of the bridegroom, & Margaret Adams cousin of the bride, witness, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Bride & Groom Signatures: William S. Fadden & Nancy Crothers

Witnesses: Luther F. Macey & Margaret Adams

Image 70                      Folio thirteen

Palmer & Drew Marriage

I hereby certified that on the twenty-second day of July, eighteen hundred sixty three, Julius Irving Palmer, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton, county of Brome C. E. & Martha Elize Drew Spinster, of the said township of Sutton, both of majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at the residence of A. S. Arms in the Seigniory of St. Armand County of Missosquoi, in the presence of J. H. Palmer, brother of the bridegroom & Laura M. Palmer, sister of the bridegroom, witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Groom & Bride signature: Eliza M Drew & Julius I Palmer

Witnesses: J. H. Palmer & Laura M. Palmer

Image 71                      Folio fourteen

Johnson Burial

I hereby certify that on the nineteenth day of August, eighteen hundred & sixty three, Syman Johnson departed this life in the sixty third year of his age & was buried on the twentieth day of the same month, on Stanbridge Ridge, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Witnesses: Alva Johnson & James P. Gardner

Image 72                      Folio fifteen

Cross & Cheney Marriage

I hereby certify that on the twenty ninth day of August eighteen hundred sixty three, Leonard L. Cross, of the Seigniory of St. Armand County of Missisquoi bachelor & artist & Isabell A. Cheney spinster of the siegniory aforesaid both of Majority without publication of banns or license were duly married at the residence of Arnold S. Arms in the Seigniory aforesaid, in the presence of Nahum Arms & Maria R. Arms witnesses by me
Arnold S. Arms

Bride & Groom signatures: L. L. Cross & I. A. Cheney

Witnesses: N. Arms & M. R. Arms

Image 73                      Folio sixteen

Hall & Cross Marriage

I hereby certify that on the thirtieth day of August eighteen hundred and sixty three, Sanford E. hall, of Enosburgh Vermont, bachelor and farmer, & Harriet E. Cross of the same place, spinster, both of Majority without publication of banns or license, were duly married aththe residence of Arnold S. Arms in the Seigniory of St. Armand in the presence of Leonard S. Cross, brother of the bride, & his wife, Isabell A. Cross witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Groom & Bride signatures: Sanford E. Hall & Harriet E. Cross

Witness signatures: Leonard S. Cross & Isabell A. Cross

Image 74                      Folio seventeen

Johnson Burial

I hereby certify that on the ninth day of September eighteen hundred sisty three, Lucy Somberger Johnson, wife of Edwin Johnson departed this life in the thirty first year of her age, & was buried on the eleventh day of the same month on Stanbridge Ridge in the presence of James Gardner & his wife Melinda Gardner, brother & sister-in-law of the deceased, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Signature of witnesses: J. P. Gardner & Melinda Gardner

Image 75                      Folio eighteen

Janes & Durrell Marriages

I hereby certify that on the seventeenth day of September, eighteen hundred and sixty three, Ira Janes, widower, & farmer, of the township of Sutton, County of Brome C. E. & Olive Witham Durrell, widow & Seamstress, of the town of Bolton, of the County of Brome, C. E. both of majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at the residence of Arnold S. Arms, in the Seigniory of St. Armand, County of Missisquoi, in the presence of Sheldon S. Jewett & Maria R. Arms (not related to the parties) witnesses, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Groom & Bride signatures: Ira janes & Olive Witham

Witnesses signatures: Sheldon S. Jewett & Maria R. Arms

Image 76                      Folio nineteen

Dyer Burial

I hereby certify that on the eighteenth day of September, eighteen hundred and sixty three, Esther *Galusha * Dyer, wife of Joseph Nicols Dyer, farmer of the township of Sutton, departed this life in the sixty third year of her age & was buried on the twentieth day of the same month at Sutton, that in the presence of her husband J. N. Dyer & her sister Amy *Galusha *, witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Witnesses signatures:     J. N. Dyer & A. M. *Galusha *

Image 77                      Folio twenty

Sane & Samora Marriage

 I hereby certify that on the twenty first day of September, eighteen hundred and sixty three, Julius Sane of the town of Richford, Vermont, farmer & bachelor & Selenda Samora, spinster of the said town of Richford, both of minority, but with the consent of the parents, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at the residence of A.S. Arms in the Seigniory of St. ArmandC. E. in the presence of Charles Samora, brother of the bride & Saloma Samora, sister of the bride witnesses, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

The bridegroom, being unable to write, makes his mark followed by signature of bride: Selenda Samora

Witnesses signatures: Charles Samora &Saloma Samora

Image 78                      Folio twenty one

Wheeler & Brown Marriage

I hereby certify that on the twenty sixth day of September, eighteen hundred and sixty three, Daniel Rich Wheeler, bachelor & farmer, of the town of Middlebury, Vermont & Sophia Brown, teacher of the township of Sutton, C. E. both of majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at the residence of Arnold S. Arms, in the Seigniory of St. Armand, district of bedford, in the presence of Sheldon  S. Jewett & Maria R. Arms (not related to the parties) witnesses, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Groom & Bride signatures: Daniel R. Wheeler & Sophia Brown

Witness signatures: Sheldon S. Jewett & Maria R. Arms

Image 79                      Folio twenty two

Dean & Parker Marriage

I hereby certify that on the eighth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty three James dean, bachelor & farmer of the Seigniory of St. Armand district of Bedford C. E. & Ellen J. Parker spinster of the town of Richford, Vermont, both of majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at my residence in St. Armand in the presence of George M. Parker brother of the bride & his wife Rachel M. Parker, sister-in-law of the bride, witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

Signature of groom and bride: James Dean & Ellen J. Parker

Signature of witnesses: George M. Parker & Rachel M. Parker

Image 80                      Folio twenty three

Willey & Calhoun Marriage

I hereby certify that on the eighth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty three Martin Willey, bachelor & mechanic, of the township of Sutton district of Bedford C. E. & Eliza Ann Calhoun, spinster of the Seigniory of St. Armand district aforesaid, the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority, but with the consent of the surviving parent, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at my residence in St. Armand, in the presence of Daniel H. Willey brother of the bridegroom & Jane Calhoun sister of the bride witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signature of groom and bride: Martin Willey & Eliza Ann Calhoun

signature of witnesses: Daniel Henry Willey & Jane Calhoun

Image 81                      folio twenty four

Moore & Cowan Marriage

I hereby certify that on the eighth day of November, eighteen hundred & sixty three Charles S. Moore, bachelor and farmer of the town of Montgomery State of Vermont, & Eleanor Cowan, spinster of the township of Sutton Canada East, both of majority, without publication of banns or license were duly married at the residence of Charles O'Brien brother-in-law of the bride, & Eliza O'Brien sister of the bride, witnesses, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of groom and bride: Charles S. Moore & Ellenor Cowan

signatures of witnesses: Charles O'Brien & Eliza O'Brien

Image 82                      folio twenty five

Tibbits Burial

I hereby certify that on the twenty-eighth day of November, eighteen hundred & sixty three, *Ellis * Avery Tibbits infant son of Solomon *L * Tibbits, departed this life in the first month of his age& was buried on the twenty ninth day of the same month, in Sutton C. E. in the presence of his father Solomon C. Tibbits & his aunt Olive M C Goodrich, witnesses, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signature of witnesses: Solomon *L * Tibbits & Olive M C Goodrich

Image 83                      Folio twenty six

Scofield & Clark marriage

I hereby certify that on the ninth day of Dec. eighteen hundred & sixty three William C. Scofield, bachelor & farmer of the Seigniory of St. Armand District of Bedford Canada east, & Delia Ann Clark, spinster, of the town of Berkshire, State of Vermont, the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority but with the consent of the parents, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at the residence of A.S. Arms in the said Seigniory of St. Armand, in the presence of Maria R. Arms, & *Nahum * Arms (not related) witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms
           
signatures of bride & groom

signatures of witnesses

Image 84                      Folio twenty seven

Gillman & Hooper Marriage

I hereby certify that on the tenth day of December, eighteen hundred sixty three Thomas B. Gillman bachelor & farmer of the town of Richford, State of vermont, & Lucia C. Hooper of the township of Sutton County of Brome, Canada east spinster: the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority but with the consent of the parents, without publication of banns, or license, were duly married at the residence of the bride's father, in the said township of Sutton, in the presence of the bride's father & mother witnesses, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of groom and bridegroom
signatures of witnesses: Henry P. Hooper & Anna Hooper

Image 85                     

Cover of 1864 Baptist Church at Sutton

Index of Mariages                      folios
            Names
Allen D. Smith                3
Louis Papineau               4
Harry H. Perry               5
Prenus F. Jenks              6
Edgar W. Sager              7
William W. Hendrick                   10
Andrew Farrand, jr                     11
Newton P. James                        14
Allan A. Shepard                        15
Marvin W. Frost             16
William Bashaw             20
Albert J. Willis                21
William Meyers              22
Henry Stetson                            23
Robert Taylor                             25
Nelson Fadden               27
Sumner Eastman                        29
Joseph A. Smith             30
Samuel B. Shepard                     31
Michael Randall              32
Roswell A. Chaplin                      33
Eugen Arms                               35
Alden Sears                               38        
Edgar P. Currie               40

Image 87

Index of Burials              folios
            Names
Elijah Billings                             two
Frederic W. Shepard                   eight
Ira James                                  nine
Thomas Crawford                      twelve
Eliza Cesar                                thirteen
Florence N. Scofield                    seventeen
Margette H. Welch                     eighteen
Sally Thomas                             nineteen
Anna E. Thomas             nineteen
Samuel Shepard             twenty six
Alfred P. Ingalls              twenty eight
Olive Scofield                             thirty four
Zevia Blanchard                         thirty six
Homer D. Smith             thirty seven
*Weltranid * Stephens    thirty nine

Index of Baptisms                      folios
            Names
Amasa Thomas              24
Cyrus Thomas                           24
Mary A. Thomas                        24
Charlotte Royce             24

Image 88

This book containing forty eight folios or pages was presented by the Reverend Arnold S. Arms, Minister of the Baptist Church Sutton Canada east to serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptism, Marriage and Burial which shall be performed during the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty four and the same was paraphed by the Undersigned Deputy Clerk of the Circuit Court for the County of Brome and seal with the seal of this Court. Done at Knowlton this fourth day of one thousand eight hundred and sixty four.

P. M. Lefebvre, Deputy Clerk of the said Circuit Court

Image 89                      Folio Two

Billings Burial

I hereby certify that on the ninth day of January, eighteen hundred & sixty four Elijah Billings departed this life in the forty eighth year of his age, & was buried on the eleventh day of the same month, at Sutton Flats in the presence of his brother Henry Billings & his widow Sarah Jane Billings wirtnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of witnesses

Image 90                      Folio three

Smith & Howlett Marriage

I hereby certify that on the twelvth (sic) day of January eighteen hundred & sixty four Allen D. Smith, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton county of Brome & Julia B. Howlett spinster of the township of Potton county of Brome the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority but with the consent of her father without publication banns or license were duly married at the residence of the bride in the presence of her father, John Howlett, & her sister, Elisabeth N. Howlett witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signature of bride and groom

signature of witnesses

Image 91                      Folio four

Papineau Bell Marriage

I hereby certify that on the twenty fourth day of January eighteen hundred and sixty four Louis Papineau, Bachelor & farmer of the town of Jay, State of Vermont, & Betsy Eliza Bell, spinster of the said town of Jay, the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority, but with the consent of her parents, without publication of Banns or license were duly married at the residence of A. S. Arms in the Seigniory of St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Nahum Arms & Maria R. Arms, not related to the parties witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

The bridegroom not being able to write makes his mark

signature of bride, mark of groom

signatures of witnesses

Image 92                      Folio five

Perry & Sager Marriage

I hereby certify that on the twenty seventh day of January eighteen hundred & sixty four, Harry H. Perry, widower & mechanic of the town of Enosburgh, Vermont, & Maria Sager, spinster of the town of Fairhaven, Vermont, both of majority without publication of banns or license were duly married at the residence of Nahum Arms in the Seigniory of St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Nahum Arms, & Chastina Arms uncle & aunt of the bride, witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of groom and bride
           
signatures of witnesses

Image 93                      Folio six

Jenks & Mills Marriage

I hereby certify that on the thirty first day of January eighteen hundred & sixty four, Prenus Francis Jenks, bachelor & farmer of the township of Potton, & Louisa Mills, spinster of the township of Sutton, both of majority without publication of banns or license, were duly married at the residence of the brides father in the said township of Sutton, in the presence of William N. Mills, & Maria Mills, the father & mother of the bride witnesses, by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of groom & bride

signatures of witnesses

Image 94                      Folio seven

Sager & Wallace Marriages
I hereby certify that on the first day of Febeuary eighteen hundred & sixty four Edgar W. Sager bachelor & farmer of the town of West Haven, State of Vermont, & Viola Wallace, spinster, of the town of Berkshire, Vermont, the bridegroom of majority the bride of minority but with the consent of her parent, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at the residence of Nahum Arms in the Seigniory of St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Nahum Arms & Chastina Arms, uncle & aunt to both the parties witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of bride & groom

signatures of witnesses

Image 95                      Folio eight

Shepard Burial

I hereby certify that on the first day of February eighteen hundred & sixty four Frederic William Shepard, son of Thomas J. Shepard, departed this life in the fourth year of his age & was buried on the fourth day of the same month, in St. Armand East, in the presence of his father, Thomas J. Shepard & his brother, Thomas N. Shepard, witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of witnesses

Image 96                      Folio nine

Janes Burial

I hereby certify that on the sixteenth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty four, Ira Janes departed this life in the seventyeth (sic) year of his age, & was buried on the eighteenth  day of same month in Sutton C.E. in the presence of his sons, Oliver, & William , witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of witnesses: William *T * Janes & Oliver *T * Janes

Image 97                      Folio ten

Hendrick & Crook Marriage

I hereby certify that on the nineteenth day of February, eighteen hundred & sixty four, William W. Hendrick, bachelor & farmer, of the town of Montgomery State of Vermont, & Olive S. Crook, widow, of the same town, both of majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at my residence, in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Talma H. Morgan cousin of the bridegroom & Fidelia Mary Kendrick sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of bride & groom

signatures of witnesses

Image 98                      Folio eleven

Farrand & Mudget Marriage

I hereby certify that on the twenty first day of February, eighteen hundred & sixty four Andrew Farrand junior, bachelor & farmer, of the town of Berkshire, State of Vermont, & Susannah Mudget, spinster, of the same town, both of Majority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married, at the residence of Nahum Arms in the seigniory of St. Armand, C.E. in the presence of Eugene Arms, cousin of the bridegroom & Elvira Farrand, sister of the bridegroom, witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of bride and groom

signatures of witnesses

Image 99                      Folio twelve

Crawford Burial

I hereby certify that on the twentyeth (sic) day of February eighteen hundred & sixty four, Thomas Crawford, departed this life in the thirty ninth year of his age, & was buried on the twenty-third day of the same month in Stanbridge C.E. in the presence of Eliza Ann Crawford his widow & David H. Crawford his brother witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of witnesses

Image 100                     Folio thirteen

Cesar Burial

I hereby certify that on the twenty fifth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty four Eliza Cesar departed this life in the fifty-fourth year of her age, & was buried on the twenty eighth day of the same month in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of her husband Slutetey Cesar, & her daughter Mary C. Brace witnesses by me.
Arnold S. Arms

signatures of witnesses

Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers, 1763-1967
Brome Baptist
Baptisms, marriages, burials 1859-1873
Images 101-150

(Image 101)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the first day of March eighteen hundred & Sixty four, Newton I. Janes bachelor & farmer, of the Seigniory of St. Armand C.E., & Cynthia D. Chaffee spinster of the town of Berkshire, State of Vermont, the bride of majority, the bridegroom of miniority but with the consent of his parents, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Addison M. Janes brother of the bridegroom & Laura L. Chaffee, sister of the bride, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Newton I. Janes
Cynthia D. Chaffee
Addison M. Janes
Laura L. Chafee

(Image 102)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the seventeenth day of March eighteen hundred & sixty four Allen A. Shepard, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton C.E. & Ruth A. Brasee Spinster, of the same township, both of Majority without publication of banns or license, were duly Married, at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Shadrach E. Shepard, cousin of the bridegroom, & Martha E. Shepard sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Allen A. Shepard
Ruth A. Bresce
Shadrach E. Shepard
Martha E. Shepard

(Image 103)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the Sixteenth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty four, Marvin W. Frost of Mount Holly State of Vermont, bachelor & farmer; & Betsey E. Barnett Spinster of the township of Sutton C.E. both of Marjority, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at the residence of George C. Chadburn in the Seigniory of St. Armand, in the presence of George C. Chadburn & his wife Sybil C. Chadburn witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Marvin W. Frost
Betsy E. Barnett
G. C. Chadburn
Cordelia Sibbel Chadburn

(Image 104)
Burial
I hereby certify that on the twenty third day of April eighteen hundred & sixty four Florence N. Scofield, daughter of Mason Scofield of Dunham departed this life in the tenth year of her age, & was buried on the twenty sixth day of the same month in St. Armand C. E. in the presence of her father & uncle the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
[1st name illegible] M. Scofield
Columbus Scofield

(Image 105)
Burial
I hereby certify that on the third day of June eighteen hundred & sixty four Maryette Harriet Welch, wife of S. M. Welch of Dunham departed this life in the forty first year of her age, & was buried on the sixth day of the same month, in Dunham in the presence of her husband S. M. Welch & her daughter Ellen E. Beach witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
S. M. Welch
Ellen E. Beach

(Image 106)
Burial
I hereby certify that on the nineteenth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty four Sally Thomas departed this life in the ninetyeth year of her age & was buried on the twentyeth day of the same month in Sutton, in the presence of her son Amasa Thomas, & his wife Sarah Thomas witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Amasa Thomas
Sarah Thomas

(Image 106)
Burial
I hereby certify that on the twenty second day of June eighteen hundred & sixty four, Emma Eudora Thomas daughter of Cyrus Thomas of Sutton, departed this life in the Second year of her age, & was buried on the twenty fourth day of the same month, in Sutton, in the presence of her father, Cyrus Thomas, & her mother, Mary A. Thomas, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Cyrus Thomas
Mary A. Thomas

(Image 107)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fourth day of July, eighteen hundred & sixty four, William Bashaw of the town of Berkshire, State of Vermont, bachelor & farmer, & Elvira Jane Farrand, of the town of Berkshire, Spinster, the bride of Majority, the bridegroom of minority, but with the consent of his parents, without publication of banns or license were duly married at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Joshua Farrand, brother of the bride, & Anna Maria Wells, not related to the parties, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
William Bashaw
Elvira J. Farrand
Joshua Farrand
Annie M. Wells

(Image 108)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fourth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty four Albert Janes Willis bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton C.E. & Melissa Rebecca Stone of the said township of Sutton, Spinster both of majority without publication of banns or license were duly Married at my residence in Saint Armand C.E. in the presence of Manly Augustus Baxter, not related, & Orisa Filena Lucas cousin to the parties, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Albert J. Willis
Melissa R. Willis
Manley A. Baxter[?]
Orisa F. Lucas

(Image 109)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fourteenth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty four William Meyers bachelor & farmer of the town of Montgomery State of Vermont, & Ellen Fanny Shanly of the said town of Montgomery spinster, both of Majority without publication of banns or license, were duly married at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Henry West & Maria R. Arms, not related to the parties witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
William Meyers
Ellen F. [last name illegible]
Henry West
Maria R. Arms

(Image 110)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fourteenth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty four Henry Stetson bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton Canada East, & Diantha Proper Spinster of the said township of Sutton, both of majority, without publication of Banns or license were duly married at the residence of G. C. Chadburn in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of G. C. Chadburn & Sibil C. Chadburn (not related to the parties) witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Henry Stetson
Diantha Proper
G. C. Chadburn
Sibbel Cordelia Chadburn

(Image 111)
Baptism
I hereby certify that on the seventeenth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty four the following persons viz, Amasa Thomas, Cyrus Thomas & his wife Mary A. Thomas of Sutton & Charlotte Royce of Richford were baptised in Sutton C.E. in accordance with the usages of the Baptist denomination by me
Arnold L. Arms
Amasa Thomas
Cyrus Thomas
Mary A. Thomas

(Image 112)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the twenty ninth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty four Robert Taylor bachelor & farmer of the town of Montgomery State of Vermont & Lucinda Amanda Smith Spinster of the same place both of majority, without publication of banns or license were duly Married at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Eugene Arms & Maria R. Arms not related to the parties, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Robert Taylor
Lucinda Amanda Smith
Eugene Arms
Maria R. Arms

(Image 113)
Burial
I hereby certify that on the first day of August eighteen hundred & sixty four Samuel Shepard of Brome departed this life in the twenty third year of his ages, & was buried on the second day of the [the] same month in Brome C.E. in the presence of Charles Kerby & Maria R. Arms witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Charles Kerby
Maria R. Arms

(Image 114)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the twenty fifth day of August eighteen hundred & sixty four Nelson Fadden, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton C.E. & Elisabeth Sawyer, Spinster of the same place, both of minority but the bridegroom's father has legally given his time, & the bride's guardian is consenting, without publication of banns or license, were duly married at my residence in St. Armand, in the presence of Wm. L. Faden, & his wife Nancy Fadden witnesses by me
Arnold L.Arms
Nelson Fadden
Elizabeth Sawyer
William L. Fadden
Nancy Fadden

(Image 115)
Burial
I hereby certify that on the sixteenth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty four Alfred P. Ingalls Son of Nelson Ingalls of Sutton, departed this life in the sixth year of his [age], & was buried on the eighteenth day of the same month at Sutton Flats, in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Nelson Ingalls
Orra L. Ingalls

(Image 116)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fourth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty four, Sumner Eastman bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton county of Brome C.E. & Mary E. Garland Spinster, of the township of Potton, both of Majority, were duly Married, by dispensation at the residence of the bride in the presence of Albert J. Garland brother of the bride, & Celia A. Going, cousin of the bride, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Sumner Eastman
Mary E. Garland
Albert J. Garland
Celia A. Going

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Marriage
I hereby certify that on the eleventh day of October eighteen hundred & sixty four Joseph Albert Smith bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton & Sarah Jane Spencer of the Same place spinster both of majority, were duly married by dispensation at the residence of A. L. Arms in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Richard Smith cousin of the Bridegroom & Lydia Wilson, not related, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Joseph Albert Smith
Sarah J. Spencer
Richard S. Smith
Lydia J. Wilson

(Image 118)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the third day of November eighteen [ __ ] & sixty four Samuel B. Shepard, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton C.E. & Ella S. Miner spinster of the same place, the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority but with the consent of her parents were duly married by dispensation, at my residence in St. Armand, in the presence of George Shepard, & Martha E. Shepard, brother & sister of the bridegroom, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Samuel B. Shepard
Ella L. Miner
George Shepard
Martha E. Shepard

(Image 119)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fourteenth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty four Michael Randall widower & shoemaker of the town of Fairfield Vermont, & Julia Ann Stebbens, tailoress of the town of Bakersfield Vermont, both of majority, were duly married by dispensation, at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Stanford E. Hall & his wife Harriet E. Hall, (not related) witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Michael Randall
Julia A. Stebbins
Sanford E. Hall
Hariet E. Hall

(Image 120)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the fourteenth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty four Roswell A. Chaplin bachelor & farmer of the township of Bolton C.E. & Charlotte L. Phelps of the same place tairloress, both of majority, were duly married by dispensation, in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Ambrose L. Hall, & Milo Lewis cousin of the bridegroom witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Roswill A. Chaplin
Charlotte L. Phelps
A. S. Hall
Milo Lewis

(Image 121)
Burial
I hereby certify that on the fifteenth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty four, Olive Scofield of Dunham departed this life in the seventy eighth year of her age & was buried on the eighteenth day of the same month in St. Armand in the presence of her sons Columbus Scofield & Jesse M. Scofield witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Columbus Scofield
Jesse M. Scofield

(Image 122)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the twenty first day of November eighteen hundred & sixty four Eugene Arms, bachelor & farmer, of the Seigniory of St. Armand, of major age & Mary Elisabeth Jenne, spinster, of the township of Sutton, of minor age but with the consent of her parents, were duly married by dispensation in the presence of Benjamin Griggs, second cousin of the bride, & Sally A. Griggs Sister of the bride, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Eugene Arms
Mary E. Jenne
Benj. Griggs
Almira S. Griggs

(Image 123)
Burial
I hereby certify on the twenty fifth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty four Zevia Blanchard, widow of the late David Blanchard of Potton, departed this life in the Seventy fifth year of her age, & was buried on the twenty seventh day of the same month in Potton C.E. in the presence of her son Sidney Blanchard, & her daughter Louisa M. Hall witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
S. J. Blanchard
L. M. Hall

(Image 124)
Burial
I hereby certify that on the fourth day of December eighteen hundred & Sixty four Homer D. Smith, son of Harvey D. Smith of St. Armand departed this life in the nineteenth year of his age & was buried on the Sixth day of the Same month, in St. Armand, in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Harvey D. Smith
Elisa Ann Smith

(Image 125)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the thirteenth day of December eighteen hundred & sixty four Alden Sears bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton, of major age, & Elisabeth M. Lee[?] Spinster, of the same place, of minor age but with the consent of her parents, were duly Married by dispensation at the residence of the bride's father in the township of Sutton in the presence of Johnathan[?] Lee, brother of the bride & James A. Robinson witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Alden Sears
Jonathan S. Lee
Elizabeth M. Lee[?]
Samuel Lee

(Image 126)
Burial
I hereby certify that on the twenty fourth day of December eighteen hundred & sixty four, Welthyania Stephens, widow of the late Nathan Stephens of Dunham departed this life in the eighty second year of her age & was buried on the twenty seventh day of the same month in St. Armand in the presence of her son Lorenzo D. Scofield, & her daughter Olive Ried witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Lorenzo D. Scofield
Olive Ried

(Image 127)
Marriage
I hereby certify that on the twenty ninth day of December eighteen hundred & sixty four Edgar P. Currie, bachelor & miller, of the township of Sutton C.E. & Augusta E. Willey spinster, of the same place; the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority, but with the consent ofher parents, were duly married, by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand, in the presence of Edgar S. Shepard (not related) & Edna E. Spencer, cousin of the bride, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Edgar P. Currie
Miss A. E. Willey
Edgar S. Shepard
Edna E. Spencer

(Image 128 - cover)
Baptist Church at Sutton, Year 1865

(Image 129)
Index of Marriages
Broadway Fuller
Peter D. Hutchison
Washington Chaffee
Otis J. White
Norman Dunham
Sherman J. Wing
Sylvanus La Plant
Hial Simms
Peter Parker
Horace M. Hurlbut
William Conklin
Ira S. Hadlock
Stephen C. Boswell jun.
John S. Westover

Index of Burials
Arthur C. Borden
Jane Jenne
Sarah Johnson
Betsy Clark
William Hibbard Tracy
Thomas Wing
Lucius Billings
Hazard Thomas
Urana L. Hawley
Jennie A. Scofield
Nancy Gibson
Betsy Janes
Reliaf[?] B. Sweet

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Index of Baptisms
Elisabeth A. Smith
Rebecca C. Hibard
Thomas B. Coan
William Lester Fadden
Alpheus Jenne
Almira Wells
Nancy Fadden
Harriet Turner
Lucretia Billings
Ann FitSimmons
Julia Brasee
Dorothy Jacobs
Ruby Coan
Hannah Lyfield

(Image 131)
explanation of contents -
. . . the Reverend Arnold L. Arms Minister of the Baptiste Church Sutton Canada East . . .

(Image 132)
Marriage
On the fifth day of January eighteen hundred & sixty five Peter P. Hutchison bachelor & farmer of the town of Franklin, Vermont & of major age, & Edla A. Jenne, Spinster, of the township of Sutton C. E. of minor age but with the consent of her parents, were duly Married at the residence of the bride's father, by dispensation, in the presence of Anson Willey cousin by marriage to the bride & Mary A. Jenne, the bride's mother witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Peter P. Hutchinson
Edla A. Jenne
Anson Willy
Mary A. Jenne

(Image 132)
Marriage
On the nineteenth day of January, eighteen hundred & sixty five, Washington Chaffee, widower & farmer, of the town of Berkshire, Vermont & Pruella Janes Silloway, both of major age, were duly married by dispensation, at the residence of the bride's father in St. Armand, in the presence of the bride's father, Isaac Janes, & her mother Zoa Janes, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Washington Chaffee
Pruella Janes Silloway
Isaac Janes
Zoa Janes

(Image 133)
Burial
On the sixth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty five Arthur Ebert son of Anson M. Borden of Bedford, departed this life, in the sixth year of his age, & was buried on the eighth day of the same month in Stanbridge C.E. in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Anson M. Borden
Elizabeth Borden

(Image 133)
Marriage
On the tenth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty five, Otis J. White bachelor & farmer, of the town of Richford Vermont & Ellen A. Arms, spinster of the Seigniory of St. Armand, both of major age, were duly Married, by dispensation, at the residence of the bride's father in St. Armand, in the presence of the bridegroom's brother Frederick C. White & his brother's wife, Luena M. White, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
O. J. White
E. A. Arms
F. C. White
L. M. White

(Image 134)
Burial
On the tenth day of February, eighteen hundred & sixty five Jane Jene of Sutton departed this life in the thirty first year of her age, & was buried on the thirteenth day of the same month, in Sutton C.E. in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
A[?] L. Jenne
Cyrus Thomas

(Image 134)
Marriage
On the fourteenth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty five, Norman Dunham, bachelor & farmer of the town of Montgomery Vermont, & Mary S. McCarty spinster of the town of Enosburgh Vermont, both of major age were duly married, by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Norman McCarty, & Hannah McCarty, brother & sister of the bride witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Norman Dunhan
Mary S. McCarty
Norman McCarty
Hannah McCarty

(Image 135)
Burial
On the twenty first day of February eighteen hundred & sixty five Sarah Johnson widow of the late Samuel Johnson of Stanbridge, departed this life, in Sutton in the sixty fourth year of her age & was buried in the township of Dunham on the twenty third day of the same month in the present of her sons Layafette Johnson & Senaca P. Johnson witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Lafayette Johnson
Seneca P. Johnson

(Image 135)
Burial
On the tenth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty five Betsy Clark, wife of Daniel Clark, of St. Armand departed this life in the seventy fifth year of her age, & was buried on the twelvth day of the same month in St. Armand in the presence of her husband Daniel Clark & James Ayer Witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Daniel Clark
James Ayer

(Image 136)
Burial
On the tenth day of March eighteen hundred & sixty five William Hibbard Tracy departed this life in Rochester N.Y. in the twenty fourth year of his age, & was buried on the sixteenth day of the same month in St. Armand in the presence of this father Elijah Tracy & witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Elijah S. Tracy
James Ayer

(Image 136)
Marriage
On the eighteenth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty five Sherman J. Wing, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton, & Anna A. Tyler Spinster, of the seigniory of St. Armand, the bridegroom of Majority, the bride of minority but with the consent of her parents, were duly married, by dispensation, at my residence in St. Armand in the resence of Viola Sager & Samuel S. Stanhope (not related) witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Sherman J. Wing
Anna A. Tyler
Samuel S. Stanhope
Viola Sager

(Image 137)
Burial
On the nineteenth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty five, Thomas Wing son of Elmore Wing, of Sutton departed this life in the third year of his age & was buried on the twenty first day of the same month in the township of Sutton in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Elmore [?Elmoer] Wing
Margret Wing

(Image 137)
Burial
On the twenty fourth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty five Lucius Billings of Sutton departed this life in the eighty sixth year of his age & was buried at Sutton Flatts on the twenty sixth day of the same month in the presence of his sons witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Reed Billings
Henry Billings

(Image 138)
Marriage
On the fifteenth day of May eighteen hundred & Sixty five Sylvanus LaPlant widower & farmer of the township of Sutton & Catharine E. Safford, widow, of the same place both of major age were duly married, by dispensation, at my residence, in St. Armand, in the presence of Viola Sagar & Maria R. Arms witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
The bridegroom being unable to write makes his mark, Sylvanus LaPlant
Catharine E. Safford
Viola Sager
Maria R. Arms

(Image 138)
Burial
On the nineteenth day of May eighteen hundred & sixty five Hazard Thomas farmer, of St. Armand departed this life in the sixty seventh year of his age & was buried on the twenty first day of the same month, in St. Armand, in the presence of his brother-in-law Henry Nelson Whitman & his daughter Laura Almedia Thomas witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
H. N. Whitman
Laura A. Thomas

(Image 139)
Burial
On the second day of June eighteen hundred & sixty five Mana[?] Leonard Hawley, widow of Elijah Hawley departed this life in the ninety first year of her age, & was buried on the fourth day of the same month, in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of her grandson H. N. Sager, & her great-grandson Albert R. Sager witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
H. N. Sager
A. R. Sager

(Image 139)
Baptism
On the twenty fourth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty five Elisabeth A. Smith, wife of H. D. Smith & Rebeca C. Hibbard, daughter of B. J. Hibbard both of St. Armand, were duly Baptised in Dunham pond in the presence of the said husband & father witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
H. D. Smith
B. J. Hibbard

(Image 140)
Baptisms
On the eighteenth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty five the following named persons, to wit: Thomas B. Coane, Wm. Lester Fadden, Alpheus Jenne, Almira Wells, Nancy Fadden, Harriet Turner, Lucretia Billings, Ann FitsSimmons & Julia Brasee of Sutton, & Dorathy Jacobs of Potten, were duly Baptised in Sutton river, in the presence of Amasy Thomas & Cyrus Thomas witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Amasa Thomas
Cyrus Thomas

(Image 141)
Burial
On the second day of July eighteen hundred & sixty five Jennie A. Scofield daughter of Sherman Scofield, departed this life in the fourth year of her age & was buried on the third day of the same month in St. Armand, in the presence of her father's uncle, Columbus Scofield & James C. Yule not related, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Amrs
Columbus Scofield
James C. Yule

(Image 141)
Marriage
On the ninth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty five Hial Sims widower & farmer of the town of Franklin Vermont & Silvia J. Rember, Spinster of the same place, the bridegroom of majority, the bride of minority, but with the consent of her parents, were duly married, by dispensation, at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Maria R. Arms & Viola Sager (not related) witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Hial Sims
Silvia J. Rember
Maria R. Arms
Viola Sager

(Image 142)
Burial
On the twelvth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty five Nancy Gibson departed this life in the ninety fourth year of her age, & was buried on the thirteenth day of the same month in Sutton, in the presence of her sons Nathaniel & James Gibson, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
N. Gibson
James Gibson

(Image 142)
Marriage
On the fourth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty five, Peter Parker, bachelor & Farmer, of St. Armand C.E. & Mary C. Cook Spinster of the same place, the bridegroom of major age; the bride of minor age but with the consent of her father, were duly Married, by dispensation, at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of the bride's brother Chester Cook, & Sarah Hunt (not related), witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
The bridegroom being unable to write makes his mark, Peter T. Parker
Mary C. Cook
Chester Cook
Sarah Hunt

(Image 143)
Marriage
On the fifth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty five Horace M. Hurlbut widower & mechanic, of St. Armand C.E. & Elisabeth Flanagan, Spinster, of Sutton C.E., both of marjor age, were duly married by dispensation at the residence of E. S. Griggs, in the township of Sutton in the presence of E. S. Griggs & his wife Harriet A. Griggs, brother & sister-in-law of the bridegroom, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Horace M. Hurlbut
Elisabeth Flanagan
E. S. Griggs
H. A. Griggs

(Image 143)
Marriage
On the nineteenth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty five William Conklin bachelor & farmer of the township of Shefford, & Mary Clarissa Russel, Spinster, of St. Armand, both of Major age, were duly Married by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Oliver Russel brother of the bride & Martha Ann Ramber, niece of the bridegroom, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
William Conklin
Oliver Russell
Mary Clarissa Russell
Martha A. Ramber[?]

(Image 144)
Marriage
On the twelvth day of October, eighteen hundred & sixty five, Ira A. Hadlock, bachelor & farmer, of the town of Jay Vermont, & Matilda S. Jersey Spinster, of the township of Potton C.E. both of major age, were duly married, by publication of banns, at the residence of the bride, in Potton C.E., in the presence of Oliver Fullerton (not related) & Hannah D. Jersey, sister of the bride, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Ira A. Hadlock
Matilda S. Jersey
Oliver Fullerton
Hannah D. Jersey

(Image 144)
Baptisms
On the twenty seventh day of August eighteen hundred & sixty five Ruby Coan & Hannah Slyfield, both of Sutton were duly baptised in Sutton river in the presence of William Lester Fadden & Alpheus L. Jenne witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
William Lester Fadden
Alpheus L. Jenne

(Image 145)
Burial
On the twenty first day of October eighteen hundred & sixty five, Betsy Janes, wife of Albert Janes, of Sutton departed this life in the thirty ninth year of her age, & was buried on the twenty third day of the same month at Abbercorn in Sutton, in the presence of her husband, Albert Janes & her mother, Rhoda Mack, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Albert R. Janes
Rhoda Mack

(Image 145)
Marriage
On the eighth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty five Stephen C. Boswell Junior, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Potton, C.E. & Eliza Ann Garland, Spinster of the same place, both of major age, were duly Married, by dispensation, at the residence of the bride in Potton C.E. in the presence of Charles D. Garland, brother of the bride & his wife Marietta E. Garland sister-in-law of the bride witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Stephen C. Boswell Jr.
Eliza A. Garland
Charles D. Garland
Mariette E. Garland

(Image 146)
Marriage
On the twenty ninth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty five John Sylvester Westover of the township of Sutton bachelor & farmer, & Clotilda Darrah spinster of the township of Brome both of major age, were duly married, by dispensation, at my residence in St. Armand in the presence of Warren W. Westover, brother of the bridegroom & Abigail Darrah sister of the bride witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
John S. Westover
Clotilda Darrah
Warren W. Westover
Abigail Darrah


(Image 146)
Burial
On the second day of December eighteen hudnred & sixty five, Releaf[?] Gilman wife of the late Amos Sweet, of the township of Brome C.E. departed this life in the seventy eighth year of her age, & was buried on the fifth day of the same month, in the township of Brome C.E. in the presence of her sons, Thomas H. Sweet & Gardner H. Sweet witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
G. H. Sweet
Thomas H. Sweet

(Image 147 – cover)
Baptist Church at Sutton, Year 1866

(Image 148)
Index of Marriages
Darwin W. Draper
William Riley
Charles Sargent
James A. Eastman
Henry J. Castle
William H. Jewett
John Crow
Henry Cowan
Jacob Barnett
John L. Bullard
Josep Deth
Richard Smith
William R. Bickford

(Image 149)
Index to Marriages, continued
William F. Harris
Elwin S. Skinner
Albert J. Garland
Chester Z. Cook
Cassius Bowen
Joseph Griggs
Franklin Altwell[?]

Index to Burials
Anna Bennett
Jones Crawford
Nelson Longeway
Mary C. A. Bedard
Lucia Austin
Alta Regina Arms
Mary Westover McGee
Paulina Ingalls
Senaca Miner
Eliz A. Boswell
Irene Lucretia Thompson
Olive A. Horn
Edna Griggs
Sarah J. Aseltine
Roena C. Johnson
William P. Hoskins[?]
Nancy Dickey
James Ingalls

(Image 150)
Index of Baptisms
Francis Jersey & others
Betsey Gibbs & others
Lewis Morse & others
Abigail Billings & others
Fanny McLaughlin
Mary Parker

Brome Baptist pp 151-200

Image 151

Births

Names                                                  folios
Children of
Solomon Broch                           9
Leonard Ebin Rice                                  31

Marriage IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII                        - 19

Burials { Female  IIIIIIIIIIII                   - 12
             { Male IIIIII                             - 6

Baptism { Male 3 III                               - 6
               { Female 7 IIIIII                     - 7

Image 152

folio one

This book containing forty folios or double pages was presented by the Reverend Arnold S. Arms, Minister of the Baptist Church of the Township of Sutton in the County of Brome in the District of Bedford and Province of Canada, to serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptisms, Marriages and Burials,  which shall be performed during the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty six, and the same was paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for the said County of Brome, and sealed with the seal of the said Court.
            Done at Knowlton, this second day of January, one thousand eight hundred and sixty six.
                                                <signed> J. M. Lefebre
                                                            Deputy Clerk of said C. E.

Image 153

Marriage

On the first day of January eighteen hundred + sixty six, Dorwin N. Draper, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton + Mary Lovina Wilson, spinster of the township of Brome both of major age were married by dispensation, at the residence of the bride's

folio three

father, in Brome C. E. in the presence of Richard Smith, cousin of the bridegroom, Lydia Wilson, sister of the bride, witnesses
by me  
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> Dorwin N. Draper
            <signed> Mary L. Wilson
            <signed> Richard Smith
            <signed> Lydia J. Wilson

I hereby certify that the above record is a true copy of a record of marriage, made by me, in the permanent register of the Baptist church of Sutton
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms

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Burial

On the eighth day of January eighteen hundred & sixty six, Anna Bennet, wife of Sumner Bennett of Sutton, departed this life in the thirty second year of her age & was buried on the tenth day of the same month in Sutton C. E. in the presence of David D. Bennett her father-in-law & Sumner Bennett her husband witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms

<signed> D. D. Bennett
<signed> Sumner Bennett

folio four

Image 155

Marriage

On the twelfth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty six William Riley bachelor & merchant of the town of Montgomery Vermont + Mary Domina, spinster of the same place, both of major age, were duly married by dispensation, at my residence

folio five

St. Armand C. E. in the presence of Julius Lane + Maria R. Arms (not related) witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> William Riley
<signed> Mary Domina

Julius + (his mark) Lane
<signed> Maria R. Arms

Image 156

Marriage

On the twenty second day of February eighteen hundred & sixty six Charles Sargent widower & farmer of the parish of DeClarenceville, County of Missisquoi C. E. & Pruella Diadanna Ingalls widow of the seigniory of St. Armand both of major age

folio six
were duly married by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand C. E. in the presence of John A. Arms brother of the bride & Damaris Arms sister of the bride witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> Charles Sargent
            <signed> Pruellah D. Ingalls

            <signed> John R. Arms
            <signed> Demaris D. Arms

Image 157

Marriage

On the twenty fourth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty six James A. Eastman bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton C. E. & Emily J. Garland spinster of the township of Potton C. E. both of major age, were duly married by dispensation at the residence

folio seven

of the bride's father, in Potton, C. E. in the presence of Stephen C. Boswell brother in law of the bride, & Eliza A. Boswell, sister of the bride, witnesses
by me
            <signed> Arnold S. Arms

<signed> James A. Eastman
<signed> Emily J Garland

<signed> Stephen C. Boswell Jr
<signed> Eliza A. Boswell

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Marriage

On the sixth day of March eighteen hundred + sixty six Henry J Castle bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton C. E. & Elizabeth A. Sweet spinster of the same place both of major age were duly married by dispensation at the residence of the bride's father

folio eight

in the township of Sutton C. E. in presence of Chancy M. Castle brother of the bridegroom & Joseph A. Castle also brother of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                    <signed> Arnold S. Arms

            <signed> Henry J Castle
            <signed> E A Sweet

            <signed> Joseph A Castle
            <signed> Chancy M Castle
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Births

The following named persons are the children of Solomon & Sarah Brock born on the dates stated below, to wit
Thebe M. Brock Sept 15th 1850
Mary E. Brock    March 11 1851
Annette S. Brock            Sept 9 1852
Horace E Brock  Nov 11 1854
Archibald B Brock           Apr 16 1856
Alice D. Brock    Nov 25 1857
Susan N. Brock  Oct 1 1859
Cory A. Brock                Jan 30 1862
Jennie H. Brock  Aug 31 1863
William E. Brock May 22 1865

In witness whereof the parents here unto subscribe their names

<signed> Solomon B. Brock
<signed> Sarah Brock

folio nine

Burial

On the seventh day of March eighteen hundred & sixty six Jones Crawford farmer of St. Armand died in the fiftieth year of his age & was buried on the ninth day of the same month in St. Armand C. E. in the presence of his widow Harriet Crawford, & her son W. H. Hurlbut witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Harriet Crawford
<signed> Wm. Hurlbut

folio ten

Burial

On the tenth day of March eighteen hundred & sixty six Henry Nelson Longeway son of James Longeway of Potton departed departed this life in the first year of his age, & was buried on the eleventh day of the same month, in West Potton C. E. in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms

<signed> James Longeway
<signed> Isabella P Longeway





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Marriage

On the fifteenth day of March eighteen hundred & sixty six, William H. Jewett bachelor & farmer, of the town of Montgomery, Vermont, & Laura B Sheldon, spinster, of the same place both of major age were duly married by dispensation, at my residence

folio eleven

in St Armand C. E. in the presence of Sheldon B. Jewett, brother of the bridegroom & Joanna Jewett, sister of the bride, witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> William H. Jewett
<signed> Laura B Sheldon

<signed> Sheldon B Jewett
<signed> Joanna Jewett

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Marriage

On the twenty fifth day of March eighteen hundred & sixty six John Crow bachelor & farmer of the town of Berkshire, Vermont, & Mary C. Lager, spinster, of the same place, both of major age were duly married by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand C.E.

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in the presence of Chester K Green & his wife Abzina L. Green (her relative) witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> John Crow
<signed> Mary C Lager

<signed> Chester K. Green
<signed> Abzina L Green

Image 163

folio thirteen

Burial

On the fifth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty six Mary Catherine Ann Jersey, wife of Charles N. Bedard of Potton departed this life in the thirty sixth year of her age & was buried on the eighth day of the same month in Potton C. E. in the presence of her husband & brother, witnesses
by me
                                                <signed>Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> Charles N. Bedard
            <signed> William Jersey

Image 164

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Burial

On the seventh day of April eighteen hundred & sixty six Lucia Donie wife John Austin of Potton departed this life in the twenty first year of her age, & was buried on the ninth day of the same month in Potton C. E. in the presence of her husband & brother witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> John C. Austin
            <signed> Oscar F. Donny

Image 165

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Burial

On the tenth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty six Alta Regina Arms, daughter of Arnold S. Arms, departed this life in the seventeenth year of her age & was buried on the thirteenth day of the same month in St. Armand C. E. in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Eben M Rice
<signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Maria R. Arms

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Burial

On the twenty third day of November eighteen hundred & sixty six Mary Westover McGee, departed this life in the seventy second year of her age, & was buried on the twenty fifth day of the same month in the township of Dunham C. E. in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> W. G. Scofield
            <signed> Seth Westover

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Burial

On the sixteenth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty six Paulina Ingalls, widow of the late David Ingalls of St. Armand, departed this life in the eighty first year of her age, & was buried on the eighteenth day of the same month in St. Armand C. E. in the presence of her daughter & grandson witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> Charlotte Ingalls
            <signed> Jackson Ingalls

Image 167

Marriage

On the thirteenth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty six Henry Cowan, bachelor & farmer of the seigniory of St. Armand & Eliza Cowan, of the town of Berkshire Vt., spinster, both of major age were duly married by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand C. E. in the presence of John Carty brother in law to the bridegroom & Rebecca Carty niece of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Henry Cowan
<signed> Eliza Cowan
<signed> Rebecca Carty
John x Carty                  not able to write makes his mark

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Burial

On the ninteenth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty six Seneca Miner son of Thomas Miner of St. Armand, departed this life in the twenty fifth year of his age, & was buried on the twenty second day of  the same month in St. Armand C. E. in the presence of his mother & brother witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> Lucy Miner
            <signed> Harlow Miner

Image 168

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Burial

On the twenty fourth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty six Eliza A. Boswell wife of Stephen C. Boswell junior, of Potton departed this life in the thirtieth year of her age, & was buried on the twenty sixth day of the same month in Potton C. E. in the presence of her husband & sister witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Stephen C. Boswell Jr.
<signed> Mary E. Eastman










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Marriage

On the twenty seventh day of April eighteen hundred & sixty six Jacob Barnett, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton & Harriet A Dufur spinster, of the same place both of major age were duly married by publication of banns at the residence of the bridegroom's father in Sutton C.E. in the presence of the bride's father Eliphalet Dufur & the bridegroom's father Hiram Barnett witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Jacob Barnett
<signed> Harriet A. Dufur
<signed> Eliphalet Dufur
<signed> Hiram Barnett

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Burial

On the sixth day of May eighteen hundred & sixty six Irene Lucretia Thomson wife of Rev. Levi S. Thomson of Potton C.E. departed this life in the forty fourth year of her age, & was buried on the ninth day of the same month in Bolton C.E. in the presence of her husband & son witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Levi S. Thomson
<signed> Laforrest H. Thomson

Image 171

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Burial

On the thirteenth day of May eighteen hundred & sixty six Olive A. Horn daughter of Luman Horn of Sutton C.E. departed this life in the eighteenth year of her age, & was buried on the fifteenth day of the same month, in Sutton C.E. in presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> A. S. Arms
            <signed> Nelson Smith
            <signed> Charles Smith








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Baptisms

On the second day of September eighteen hundred & sixty six Fanny McLaughlin & Mary Parker both of St. Armand were baptized in Dunham pond in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> W. G. Scofield
            <signed> N. N. Scofield

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Burial

On the eleventh day of June eighteen hundred & sixty six Edna Griggs, infant daughter of E. S. Griggs of Sutton, died in the first year of her age & was buried on the twelfth day of the same month in Sutton C.E. in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> E S Griggs
<signed> N A Griggs

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Marriage

On the thirteenth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty six John L. Bullard, widower, & farmer, of the township of Sutton & Elisabeth Turner Soule widow of the township of Brome both of major age were duly married by dispensation, at

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the residence of Edward Morgan in Brome C. E. in the presence of Edward Morgan & his wife Caroline Morgan, nephew & niece of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> John L Bullard
<signed> Elisabeth T Soule
<signed> Edward Morgan
<signed> Caroline Morgan

Image 174

Marriage

On the tenth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty six Joseph Deth, bachelor & farmer of the township of Potton & Dorothy Jacobs spinster, of the same place both of minor age, but with the consent of their parents & guardians were duly married, by dispensation, at my residence, in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of George W. Shepard & Martha E. Shepard both cousins of the bride witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Joseph Deth
<signed> Dorothy Jacobs
<signed> George W. Shepard
<signed> Martha E. Shepard

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Marriage

On the tenth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty six Franklin Atwell, widower, & farmer of the town of Waterville Vt. & Sarah Marilla Smith, milliner of the township of Sutton, of major age were duly married by dispensation at the residence of Roswell Wm. Westover, in the township of Sutton C.E. in the presence of Maria H Westover sister of the bride & her husband Roswell Wm. Westover, witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Franklin Atwell
<signed> Sarah M. Smith
<signed> R W Westover
<signed> H M Westover

Image 175

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Burial

On the twenty first day of June eighteen hundred & sixty six Sarah Jane Collins wife of Henry E. Aseltine died, in the twenty eighth year of he[r] & was buried on the twenty fourth day of same month in Sutton C.E. in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S Arms
<signed> Henry S Collins
<signed> Eunice E. Collins


Image 176

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Marriage

On the third day of July eighteen hundred & sixty six Richard Smith bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton & Lydia Jane Wilson, spinster of the township of Brome, both of major age, were duly married, by dispensation, at the residence of the bride's father in the township of Brome, in the presence of Ezra Farmer cousin of the bride, Diana Wilson sister of the bride witnesses by me
                                    <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Lydia J Wilson
<signed> Richard J Smith
<signed> Diana Wilson
<signed> Ezra W Farmer

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Baptisms

On the third day of June eighteen hundred & sixty six Francis N. G. Jersey & Louisa M. Hall were baptised & on the first day of July following Franklin Esty Mary Esty Oscar F. Donney Frederick Donney Ruth A. Donney Runey C. Donney Charles Clark Laura Clark were also baptised in Potton all being of the township of Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                    <signed> Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> John S. Clark
            <signed> Chase Gilman

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Baptisms

On the seventeenth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty six Lewis Morse, Miner Morse, Elwin B. Morse Mary Ann Morse, James Bartlette, Isabell Bartlette Mary M Johnson & Chastina Smith all of Sutton were baptised & on the twenty fourth day of the same month Summer Bennett & Diantha Stotacher also of Sutton were baptised in the township of Sutton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Cyrus Thomas
<signed> Amara Thomas

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Baptism

On the twenty ninth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty six Betsey Gibbs & Christianna Jacobs were baptised; & on the twenty first day of October following Marion T. Huntley Hannah S. Rollins Simon Sargent, & Eunice Sargent were baptised (all being of Potton) in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Chase Gilman

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Baptisms

On the twenty second day of July eighteen hundred & sixty six Abigail Billings Martha Billings & Ida Benham, all of Sutton were baptised & on the sixteenth day of September Harriet Proper was baptised & on the twelfth day August Matilda Fadden & Maria Saflower were baptised (all of the township of Sutton) in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Roswell W Westover
<signed> Hannah M Westover

Image 179

Marriage

On the fourteenth day of August eighteen hundred & sixty six William R. Bickford bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton, & Electa Tibbits spinster of the township of Bolton the bride of major age; the bridegroom of minor age, but with consent of

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his parents were duly married by dispensation at the residence of the bride's father in the township of Bolton in the presence of the bride's brother Stephen Tibbits, & her sister Sarah M. Tibbits witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> William R. Bickford
<signed> Electa Tibbits

<signed> Stephen Tibbits
<signed> Sarah M Tibbits

Image 180

Marriage

On the twentieth day of August eighteen hundred & sixty six William Francis Harris bachelor & miner of the township of Sutton & Cynthia L. Bates spinster, of the same place, both of major age were duly married by dispensation at my

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residence in St Armand C.E. in the presence of William L Fadden & his wife Nancy A. Fadden (not related) witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> William F Harris
<signed> Cynthia L Bates
<signed> William L Fadden
<signed> Nancy A Fadden

Image 181

Burial

On the thirteenth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty six Roena C. Johnson wife of the late Esch Johnson of St Armand C.E. departed this life in the ninety fifth year of her age, & was buried on the fourteenth day of the same month in Stanbridge ridge in the presence of her sons by a first husband Edward Stone & John C Stone witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Edward Stone
<signed> John C Stone

folio thirty one

Birth

Leonard Eben Rice son of Eben M. Rice & Mary Bland Rice was born at Abbot's Corner, St. Armand C.E. on the thirteenth day of August eighteen hundred & sixty six
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Eben M Rice
<signed> Mary Bland Rice


Image 182

Marriage

On the twenty sixth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty six Simon Elwin Skinner bachelor & farmer of the township of Bolton & Leora Calina Hoskins spinster, of the township of Potton both of major age were duly married by license, at the residence of the bride's mother in the township of Potton in the presence of the Alvah L. Skinner brother of the bridegroom & Helen P. Hoskins sister of the bride witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Elwyn S. Skinner
<signed> Leora C Hoskins
<signed> Alvah L Skinner
<signed> Helen P. Hoskins

Image 183

Burial

On the twenty fourth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty six William P. Hoskins of Potton departed this life in the twenty first year of his age, & was buried on the twenty seventh day of the same month in Bolton C.E. in the presence of his mother, Amanda Hoskins, & his sister Leora C. Skinner witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms                                               
<signed> Amanda Hoskins
<signed> Leora C. Skinner

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Image 184

Marriage

On the twenty ninth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty six Albert J. Garland bachelor & farmer of the township of Potton & Betsy E. Achilles teacher of the same place the bridegroom of minor age, but with consent of his parents the bride of major age were duly married by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand in the presence of Sumner Eastman brother in law of the bridegroom & Mary Eastman sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Albert J. Garland
<signed> Betsy E. Achilles
<signed> Sumner Eastman
<signed> Mary Eastman


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Burial

On the twenty eighth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty six Nancy Dickey departed this life in the sixty eighth year of her age & was buried on the thirtieth day of the same month in Sutton in the presence of her son Albert H. Jones & his wife Julia H. Jones witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Albert H Jones
<signed> Julia H Jones

folio thirty four

Burial

On the ninth day of December eighteen hundred & sixty six James Ingalls of St Armand departed this life in the eighty fourth year of his age, & was buried on the eleventh day of the same month in St Armand C.E. in the presence of his son Horace Ingalls & his daughter in law Mary Ingalls witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Horace Ingalls
<signed> Mary Ingalls

Image 186

Marriage

On the eighth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty six Chester Z. Cook bachelor & farmer of Highgate Vermont, & Sarah A. Hunt spinster of the township of Brome C.E. the bridegroom of major age, the bride of minor age, but with consent of her surviving

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parent were duly married by dispensation, at the residence of the bridegroom's father in St. Armand C.E., in the presence of Charles Hunt brother of the bride, & Jane Hunt sister of the bride witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Chester Cook
<signed> Sarah A. Hunt
<signed> Charles Hunt
<signed> Jane Hunt


Image 187

Marriage

On the twentieth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty six Cassius Bowen bachelor & mechanic of the township of Potton, of major age & Luania Maria Hammond spinster of the same place, of minor age, but with the consent of her parents were duly married by dispensation at the residence of the bride's father in Potton C.E. in the presence of John Hammond cousin of the bride & Myra Mooney not related witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Cassius Bowen
<signed> Luania M Hammond
<signed> John H Hammond
<signed> Myra Mooney

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Marriage

On the twenty first day of November eighteen hundred & sixty six Joseph Griggs, bachelor & farmer of the seigniory of St. Armand and of major age, & Alma Thomas spinster of the same place, of major age, were duly married at my residence in St. Armand C.E. by dispensation, in the presence of John Woodford Ferres brother in law of the bride, & his wife Mary Ferres sister of the bride witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Joseph Griggs
<signed> Alma Thomas
<signed> J W Ferres
<signed> Mary Ferres

Image 188

Baptist Church
Sutton

Baptist Church
at Sutton
            Year 1867

Image 189

Index of Marriages

George S Scott }            folio two
Julia Scovill          }

William Toof    }       four
Matilda S. Deit }


John Westover    }         folio five
Lucy Crow             }

William Henry Carlin   }      five
Elvira Fassett Stebbins }

Lorenzo Asellyn }        eight
Kezlah E. Chamberlain }

Stephen C. Boswell      }       nine
Ellen E. Livingstone          }

folio twenty two

Index of Marriages

Jared Peck                     } folio eleven
Sarah J Billings   }

Albert A. Ayer          }    thirteen
Rebecca C. Hibbard }

Peter Harper                  }     fifteen
Rosella P. Lerock            }

William Beatie    }     sixteen
Mary E. Brook    } 

Joseph G. Ruiter }    sixteen
Elotia L. Vandyke           }

Image 190

Index of Burials

Mitchel Whittier  folios     three
Orin Sargent                             three
Peter Parker                            three
Ella Elisabeth Borden                four
George W. Garland                    six
Daniel Janes                            seven
Charlotte Gates             eight
Ebenezer Bates            eleven
Chancy Laplant            twelve
Nathaniel Holbrook                    thirteen
Jacob Westover           fifteen



folio twenty three

Index of Baptisms

Persons Baptised                                    folios
Hanson Clark                                         six
Sidney Clark                                         
Jackson Ingalls                         
Phebe Ingalls                                        
Clarissa Clark                                       
Eleanor V. W. Gibson                             
Lovicy Willey                                        
Thedora Arms                                       
Elvira Downey                          
Lucy Downey                                        
Albert J. Garland                                    nine
Roswell Brill                                            
Amelia Ann Jersey                                 
Clarissa Matilda Jersey              
Melina L. Clark                          
Eli M. Comstock                         eleven
Jane Willey                                           
Silas B. Carr                                         

Image 191

Index to Baptisms

 Persons Baptised                                   folios
Julietta C. Carr                           eleven
Cassius H. Armstrong                              
Lucy M. Sampson                                    
Joseph Deth                                            
Mary Billings                                           
Seth W. Caswell                         twelve
Henrietta R. E. Bedard                 
Mary Jane Clark                          
Annetta D. Clark                                     
Helen M. Sargent                                   fourteen
Maranda Clark                             
Loena Rogers                                         

folio twenty four

Index of Births

   Names                                               folios
Adison Norris                                         seventeen
Alberta Lucina Norris                               
Laura A. Clark                            
Mary Jane Clark                          
Annetta Dorotha Clark                 
Charles R. Clark                          
Samuel Rufus Clark                                 

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folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was presented by the Reverend Arnold S. Arms Minister of the Baptist Church in the township of Sutton in the District of Bedford Province of Canada to serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptism Marriage & Burial to be by him performed + 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 said County of Brome and authenticated with the seal of the said Court.
            Done at Knowlton this fourth day of January one thousand eight hundred & sixty six
                                                            <signed> D. M. Lefebre
                                                                        Deputy C.C.C.

Image 193

folio two

Marriage

On the first day of January eighteen hundred & sixty seven George S. Scott, bachelor & merchant of the village of Knowlton, of major age, & Julia Scoville spinster of the township of Sutton of minor age but with the consent of her mother, her guardian, were duly married by dispensation, at the residence of the bride's mother in Sutton in the presence of Smith W. Scovill brother of the bride & Elvira Scovill sister in law of the bride witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
            <signed> George S. Scott
            <signed> Julia Scovill
            <signed> U. S. Scovill
            <signed> Elvira Scovill
This is a true copy of the record as made in the permanent register
                                                <signed> A. S. Arms


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Burial

On the sixth day of January eighteen hundred & sixty seven Leven Mitchel Whittier of Potton departed this life in the sixty second year of his age & was buried on the ninth day of the same month in Potton in the presence of his sister & brother in law witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Chase Gilman
<signed> Lualta* N Gilman

Burial

On the twenty ninth day of January eighteen hundred & sixty seven Orin Sargent son of Daniel Sargent of Potton, died in the first year of his age, & was buried on the first day of February following in Potton C.E. in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Daniel Sargent
<signed> Helen N. Sargent

folio three

Burial

On the eleventh day of February eighteen hundred & sixty seven Peter Parker died in the twenty fourth year of his age & was buried on the fourteenth day of the same month in St. Armand in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> B. J. Hillard
<signed> J Jones

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Marriage

On the twenty third day of February eighteen hundred & sixty seven, William Toof, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton, of major age, & Matilda S. Deit, spinster, of minor age, but with the consent of her guardians, were duly married, at the residence of James Fadden, in the township of Sutton, in the presence of William L Fadden & his wife Nancy Fadden (not related) witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> William Toof
<signed> Matilda S Deit

<signed> Wiliam L Fadden
<signed> Nancy A Fadden


folio four

Burial

Ella Elisabeth Borden infant daughter of Anson Borden died on the fourth day of March, eighteen hundred & sixty seven & was buried on the sixth day of the same month in Stanbridge C.E. in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Anson Borden
<signed> Elisabeth Borden

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Marriage

On the nineteenth day of March eighteen hundred & sixty seven, John Westover, bachelor, & farmer, of the township of Dunham, & Lucy Crow, spinster, of the town of Berkshire, Vt., both of major age were duly married by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of Hanson Clark & his wife Charlotte Maranda Clark (not related) witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> John Westover
<signed> Lucy Crow
<signed> Hanson Clark
<signed> Charlotte M Clark

folio five

Marriage

On the sixty day of April eighteen hundred & sixty seven William Henry Carlin, widower & farmer, of the township of Potton, & Eliza Fassett Stebbins, widow, of the same place both of major age, were duly married by dispensation at the residence of Willard Chappell in Potton C.E. in the presence of Willard Chappell & Phebe Jane Stow (not related) witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
William Henry Carlin X (his mark)
<signed> Eliza Fassett Stebbins
<signed> Willard Chappell
<signed> Phebe J Stow

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Burial

On the twenty seventh day of April eighteen hundred & sixty seven, George Washington Garland of Potton departed this life in the seventieth year of his age & was buried on the twenty ninth day of the same month in Potton C.E. in the presence of his widow, Patience R. Garland & his son Albert J. Garland witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Patience R. Garland
<signed> Albert J. Garland

folio six

Baptisms

On the twelfth day of May eighteen hundred & sixty seven, the following named persons were duly baptised to wit. Hanson Clark born July 1st 1836 Sidney Clark born April 26th 1829 Jackson Ingalls born Nov 8th 1842 Phebe Ingalls born March 10th 1845 Clarissa Clark born Jan 9th 1826 Eleanor V. W. Gibson born Jan 29 1832 Lovicy Willey born July 13th 1812 Theodora Arms born Oct 1st 1853 Elvira Downey born April 9th 1816 & Lucy Downey born Nov 10th 1855 in the presence of the subscribing witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Malon S. Arms
<signed> Maria R. Arms

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folio seven

Burial

On the seventeenth day of May eighteen hundred & sixty seven Daniel Janes of Sutton, farmer died in the seventy eighth year of his age, & was buried on the nineteenth day of the same month in Sutton C.E. in the presence of his sone Albert R Janes & his grand daughter M. E. Janes witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Albert R Janes
<signed> M E Janes

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Marriage

On the fifth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty seven Lorenzo Adellyne bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton C.E. & Keziah Elisabeth Chamberlain, spinster, of the same place, both of major age, were duly married, by publication of banns at the residence of the bride's father, in Sutton C.E. in the presence of Persil P. Chamberlain brother of the bride & Maggie Elisabeth McClure not related witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Lorenzo Asellyne
<signed> Keziah E Chamberlain
<signed> Persil P. Chamberlain
<signed> Maggie E McClure

folio eight

Burial

On the sixth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty seven Charlotte Gates, widow, died in the eighty ninth year of her age & was buried on the eighth day of the same month in St. Armand C.E. in the presence of her nephew Columbus Scofield & second nephew Sherman P. Scofield witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Thomas P Scofield
<signed> Columbus Scofield

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Baptisms

On the sixteenth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty seven the following named persons were duly baptized to wit Albert P. Garland, born Dec twentieth, eighteen hundred & forty five, Roswell Brill born Sept twenty six 1849 Amelia Ann Jersey born Oct eleven eighteen hundred sixty one Clarissa Matilda Jersey born August thirtieth eighteen hundred & fifty three & Melina L Clark born Nov 6th 1828 in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> John S. Clark
<signed> Charles N. Bedard

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Marriage

On the eighteenth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty seven Stephen C. Boswell Junior widower & farmer of the township of Potton, & Ella Eliza Livingston, spinster, of the same place, were duly married by dispensation, at the residence of the bride's father in Potton C.E. in the presence of Loudon B. Livingston, brother of the bride & his wife Hattie A. Livingston, sister in law of the bride witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold S. Arms
<signed> Stephen C. Boswell
<signed> Ellen E. Livingston

<signed> Loudon B. Livingston
<signed> Hattie A. Livingston

Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers, 1763-1967
Brome Baptist
Baptisms, marriages, burials 1859-1873
Images 201-250

(Image 201)
Baptisms
On the twenty third day of June eighteen hundred & sixty seven the following named persons were duly baptized to wit: Eli M. Comstock born Dec. 16th 1824, Jane Willey born Oct. 21st 1851, Silas B. Carr born March 10th 1847, Julietta C. Carr born Sept. 29th 1845, Cassius H. Armstrong born May 18th 1847 in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Hanson Clark
Malon L. Arms

(Image 201)
Baptism
On the thirtyeth day of June, eighteen hundred & sixty seven the following named persons were duly baptized to wit: Lucy M. Sampson born on the twentyeth of April eighteen hundred & seventeen, Joseph Deth born on the eighteenth of March eighteen hundred & forty six, & Mary Billings born on the eleventh of Oct. eighteen hundred & fifty three, in Sutton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Cyrus Thomas
S. L. Billings

(Image 202)
Burial
On the ninth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty seven Ebenezer Bates departed this life in the seventy eighth year of his age, & was buried on the eleventh day of the same month in Dunham in the presence of his sons James Bates & Alfred Bates witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Alfie Bates
James Bates

(Image 202)
Marriage
On the eleventh day of August eighteen hundred & sixty seven Jared Peck of Potton, widower & Sarah Jane Billings of Sutton widow, both of major age were duly married by dispensation at the school house in west Potton, in the presence of Mark L. Elkins jr. & his wife Jane M. Elkins (not related) witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Jared Peck
Sarah J. Billings
Mark L. Elkins, Jr
Jane M. Elkins

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Baptisms
On the fourteenth day of July eighteen hundred & Sixty seven the following named persons were duly baptised, to wit, Seth W. Caswell born April 2nd 1846, Henrietta R. E. Bedard born May 12th 1856, Mary Jane Clark born April 1 1855, & Anetta D. Clark born July 2nd 1857 all of Potton, in the Missisquoi river in Potton, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Mark L. Elkins Jr
Jane Elkins

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Burial
On the eighteenth day of August, eighteenth hundred & sixty seven Chauncy Laplant, son of Mary Laplant of Sutton, died in the second year of his age, & was buried on the nineteenth day of the same month, in Sutton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Catharine E. Laplant
Mary E. Laplant

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Burial
On the thirtyeth day of August eighteen hundred & Sixty Seven Nathaniel Holbrook departed this life in the ninety third year of his age, & was buried on the first day of September following, in Potton, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Jason[?] Sargent
Mary A. Sargent

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Marriage
On the ninth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty seven Albert A. Ayer, bachelor & Merchant, of the town of Montreal & Rebecca Carrie Hibbard, maiden of the Seigniory of St. Armand, both of major age, were duly married by license at the residence of the bride's father B. J. Hibbard, in St. Armand in the presence of Hanson H. Hibbard brother of the bride, & Lucy Carpenter (not related) & also Frederick W. Wadsworth, & Mary A. Smith witnesses by me, 
Arnold L. Arms
A. A. Ayer
R. C. Hibbard
F. W. Wadsworth
Mary A. Smith
Hanson H. Hibbard
Lucy J. Carpenter

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Baptism
On the sixth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty seven Hellen M. Sargent, born August the twenty second, eighteen hundred & forty six, was duly baptised, in Potton Q. in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
John J. Clark
Charles N. Bedard

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Baptisms
On the thirteenth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty seven Maranda Clark born November the ninth eighteen hundred & thirty eight; & Loena Rogers born June twenty third eighteen hundred & fifty were duly baptised, in St. Armand in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Hanson Clark
Maria R. Arms

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Burial
On the fifteenth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty seven Jacob Westover of Dunham died in the sixty ninth year of his age, & was buried on the seventeenth day of the same month in Dunham, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Wm. H. Davis
Wellington Scofield

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Marriage
On the twenty fourth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty seven, Peter Harper, bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton, & Rosella P. Leroch, widow, of the same place both of major age, were duly married by dispensation, at the residence of Tuffield Rivers in Saint Armand in the presence of Edward Cross, not related & Leah Rachel Simmons, sister of the bride witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
The bridegroom being unable to write makes his mark
Peter Harper
Rosella P. Laroch
Edward Cross
Leah P. Simmons

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Marriage
On the second day of November eighteen hundred & sixty seven William Beatie Junior, bachelor & farmer of the township of Dunham, of Major age, & Mary Ellen Brock, spinster, of the township of Potton of Minor age but with the consent of her parents, were duly married by dispensation at the residence of the bride's father in Potton P.Q. in the presence of Mark L. Elkins & his wife Jane M. Elkins (not related) witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
The bridegroom being not able to write makes his mark
William Beatie jun.
Mary E. Brock
Mark L. Elkins Jr
Jane M. Elkins

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On the ninth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty seven Joseph G. Ruiter of Potton bachelor & farmer & Elitia L. Vandyke spinster of Sutton, the bridegroom of major age, the bride of minor age but with the consent of her parents, were duly married by dispensation at the residence of the bride's father in Sutton, P.Q. in the presence of the bride's father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Joseph G. Ruiter
Elitia L. Vandyke
Daniel Vandyke
Cynthia L. Vandyke

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Births
John Addison Norris son of Jeremiah & Adelaide M. Norris was born on the twenty seventh day of September eighteen hundred & sixty five in Milton
and Alberta Lucina Norris daughter of Jeremiah & Adelaide M. Norris was born on the sixteenth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty seven in St. Armand
Arnold L. Arms
Jeremiah Norris
Adelaide M. Norris

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Births
Laura A. Clark born in Potton September 4th 1850, & Charles R. Clark born in Eli March 2nd 1853, & Mary Jane Clark born in Eli April 1st 1855 & Annetta Doratha Clark born in Potton July 2nd 1857, & Samuel Rufus Clark born in Potton Dec 18th 1861, all are sons & daughters of Alpheus Harding Clark & his wife Melina Livingsworth Clark of Potton P.Q.
Arnold L. Arms
Alpheus H. Clark
Meliana[?] L. Clark

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1868
Arnold L. Arms
Baptist
Sutton 1868

Baptist Ch
Sutton
1868

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Index of Marriages
Levi J. Blake
Marcus M. Geer
Parker Seth Johnson
Henry P. Stanley
Alpheus L. Jenne
John W. Knight
Francis A. Jersey

Index of Burials
Jane L. Huntley
James Gardner
Diana Smith
James M. Bartlett
Amelia A. Jersey

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Index of Baptisms
Alfred Whaley
Alexander Whaley
Hannibal F. Clark
Adelia A. Green
Elsie L. Green
Olive M. Goodrich
Samuel S. Stanhope
Luthera Stanhope
Hazen Sargent
Nathan Akins
Susan A. Leonard[?]
Matilda G. Garland
Catharine Abel

Index of Births
Solon L. Green
Ellen V. Green
Minerva A. Green
Nathan H. Green
William G. Green
Sarah A. Green
Horace S. Green
Abby E. Green
William B. Green
Hiram C. Skinner
Alice A. Esty
Agnes N. Esty
Farrand C. Esty
Laura P. Esty

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explanation of contents -
. . .the Reverend Arnold L. Arms, Minister of the Baptist Church in the Township of Sutton in the District of Bedford, Province of Quebec, . . .

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Marriage
On the first day of January eighteen hundred & Sixty eight Versil P. Chamberlain bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton of Major age, & Margaret C. McClure, Spinster, of the same place, of minor age but with the consent of her surviving parent, were duly married, by publication of banns, at the residence of Rev. A. L. Arms in St. Armand, in the presence of Lorenzo Adeltyne brother in law of the bridegroom, & Keziah C. Adeltyne sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Versil P. Chamberlain
Margaret E. McClure
Lorenzo Adeltyne
Keziah E. Adeltyne

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Marriage
On the second day of Jan, eighteen hundred & sixty eight, James Blake, bachelor & farmer of the township of Dunham, & Drusilla Lucinda Prentice, teacher, of Sutton, both of major age, were duly married by dispensation, at the residence of A. L. Arms, in St. Armand, in the presence of Gilbert S. Jenne, brother in-law of the bridegroom, & his wife Elisabeth E. Jenne sister of the bridegroom witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Armstrong
Levi J. Blake
D. L. Prentice
Gilbert S. Jenne
Elisabeth E. Jenne

I hereby certify that the above is a true copy of a Record of said marriage as recorded in my permanent Register.
A. L. Arms

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Burial
On the Seventeenth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty eight Jane Lavilla Huntley infant daughter of the late Darius Huntley died in the first year of her age & was buried on the twenty first day of the same month in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Warren W. Huntley
Edson Huntley

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Births
We the undersigned do hereby certify that the persons herinafter named, are our sons & daughters, & were born respectively, at the times stated below.
1 Solon Lycurgus Green was born on the eighteenth day of November, eighteen hundred & thirty eight.
2. Ellen Valeria Green was born on the tenth day of November, eighteen hundred & forty one.
3. Minerva Annette Green was born on the fifth day of August, eighteen hundred & forty four.
4 Nathan Hanson Green was born on the twenty second day of December, eighteen hundred & forty seven.
5 William Gillman Green was born on the twenty eighth day of August, eighteen hundred & fifty.
6 Sarah Rosalind Green was born on the ninth day of August, eighteen hundred & fifty three
7 Horace Stewart Green was born on the fourteenth day of June eighteen hundred & fifty six
8 Abby Evalyn Green, was born on the fourteenth day of September, eighteen hundred & fifty eight
9 William Boynton Green was born on the second day of February, eighteen hundred & sixty one.
In testimony whereof we their parents, do hereunto, set our names
Wm. Greene
Phila W. Hanson Greene
Enregistered by me Arnold L. Arms

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Birth
We the undersigned do hereby certify that Hiram Carlton Skinner is our son & was born on the twenty third day of June eighteen hundred & sixty seven
In testimony whereof we do hereunto set our signatures
Elwyn S. Skinner
Leora Hoskins Skinner
Enregistered by Arnold L. Arms

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Births
We the undersigned do hereby certify that the following named persons are our son & daughters, born respectively at the times stated below
1 Alice Adelia Esty was born on the thirteenth day of February eighteen hundred & fifty seven
2 Agnes Nancy Esty was born on the twenty second day of June eighteen hundred & fifty nine
3 Farrand Chauncy Esty was born on the fourteenth day of January eighteen hundred & sixty three
4 Laura Irene Esty was born on the twenty second day of August eighteen hundred & sixty five
In testimony where of we their parents do here unto set our signatures
Franklin Janes Esty
Mary Eliza Elkins Esty
Enregistered by Arnold L. Arms

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On the twenty first day of March eighteen hundred & sixty eight James Gardner of St. Armand departed this life in the fifty sixth year of his age, & was buried on the twenty third day of the same month in St. Armand in the presence of his widow & son witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Malinda Gardner
Palmer Gardner

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Burial
On the sixteenth day of April eighteen hundred & sixty eight Diana Smith wife of William J. Smith of St. Armand, died in the seventy fifth year of her age & was buried on the eighteenth day of the same month in St. Armand in the presence of her son & daughter in-law, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Ira A. Smith
Betsey M. Smith

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Baptisms
On the seventh day of June eighteen hundred & sixty eight, the following named persons were duly baptized in St. Armand viz:
Alfred Whaley born on the twenty second day of April eighteen hundred & thirty eight. Alexander Whaley born on the twenty third day of July, eighteen hundred & forty eight. Hannibal F. Clark born March fourteenth eighteen hundred & fifty three. Adelia Ann Green born March eighth, eighteen hundred & fifty one. Elsie Lelia Green born Nov. thirteenth eighteen hundred & fifty four. Olive Mallery Goodrich born Dec. twenty sixth eighteen hundred & twenty. Samuel S. Stanhope born March the tenth, eighteen hundred & twenty eight. Luthera Stanhope born May eighteenth eighteen hundred & thirty seven, & Hazen Sargent born Jan. twenty ninth eighteen hundred & fifty three in the presence of the Subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Morey D. Arms
Lucy A. Downey

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Marriage
On the second day of July eighteen hundred & sixty eight Marcus M. Geer, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Potton of major age, & Diadamia L. White of the same place, Spinster, of minor age, but with the consent of her parents, were duly married by dispensation, at the residence of the bride's father, in Potton in the presence of David Newton (not related) & Rosebell White sister of the bride witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Marcus M. Geer
Diadama L. White
D. B. Newton
Rosebell M. White

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Marriage
On the fourth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty eight, Parker Seth Johnson, bachelor & farmer of the seigniory of St. Armand, of major age, & Eliza Jane Gilleland spinster, of the same place, of major age, were duly married, by dispensation, at the residence of the bride in St. Armand in the presence of Carmi Wightman (not related) & Ann Gilleland sister of the bride witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Parker Seth Johnson
Eliza Jane Gilliland
Carmi Wightman
Ann Gilliland

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Burial
On the fourteenth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty eight, James Madison Bartlett departed this life in the thirty second year of his age, & was buried on the fifteenth day of the same month, in Sutton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Abigail Billings
Cyrus Thomas

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On the nineteenth day of July eighteen hundred & Sixty eight, Henry Isaac Stanley, bachelor & farmer, of the town of Berkshire Vermont & Viola Sager, widow of the town of Richford Vermont, both of major age, were duly married by dispensation, at my residence in St. Armand, in the presence of Maria R. Arms, & Malon L. Arms (not related) witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Henry Isaac Stanley
Viola Sager
Maria R. Arms
Malon L. Arms

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Baptisms
On the twelvth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty eight Nathan Ackins born on the sixteenth day of September eighteen hundred & forty nine, & Susan Amelia Learnard[?] born on the thirteenth day of January eighteen hundred & forty six were duly baptised in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Nelson Akins
Chase Gillman
& many others, witnesses

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Marriage
On the twenty fifth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty eight Alpheus L. Jenne, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton, of major age, & Frances L. Royce spinster of the town of Richford, Vermont, of minor age, but with the consent of her parents were duly married, by dispensation, at the residence of Amasa Thomas in Sutton, in the presence of Cyrus Thomas & his wife Mary Thomas (not related) witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Alpheus L. Jenne
Frances L. Royce
Cyrus Thomas
Mary A. Thomas

(Image 225)
Marriage
On the twenty seventh day of July eighteen hundred & Sixty eight, John W. Knight, divorced, tanner & Currier, of the township of East Farnham, of major age, & Martha Ann Powers, widow, of the town of Montgomery Vermont of major age were duly Married by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand in the presence of Malon L. Arms & Maria R. Arms witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
John W. Knight
M. A. Powers
Malon L. Arms
Maria R. Arms

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Baptisms
On the ninth day of August eighteen hundred & sixty eight Matilda G. Garland born on the ninth day of March eighteen hundred & twenty five & Catharine Abel, born on the seventh day of September eighteen hundred forty four, were duly baptised in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
C. N. Bedard
J. Clark
& many others, witnesses

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Marriage
On the sixteenth day of September, eighteen hundred & sixty eight, Francis Nathaniel Jersey bachelor & farmer of the township of Potton, & Helen Pamelia Hoskins spinster, of the same place, both of major age, were duly married, by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand in the presence of Malon L. Arms, & Maria R. Arms (not related) witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
F. N. Jersey
H. P. Hoskins
Malon L. Arms
Maria R. Arms

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Burial
Amelia Ann Jersey, departed this life on the twenty fourth day of November, eighteen hundred & sixty eight in the eighteenth year of her age, & was buried on the twenty seventh day of the same month in Potton in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
William Jersey
Philura[?] E. Jersey

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Baptist Church at Sutton
Year 1869

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Index of Marriages
Nelson Bates
Almon Smith Sims
John C. Draper
Elias Sornborger
Samuel W. Abel
Joseph Crothers
Elwin James Esty

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Index of Burials
Jackson Ingalls
Mary Ann Brasee
Robert Burnett
Alma E. Ingalls
Solomon H. Mack
Cleaveland Wing
Cyntha Alma Vandyke
Sarah Jane Cunningham

Index of Baptisms
Freeman Davis
George Fay Welds
Shubael Bourn
Priscilla S. Burnett

Births
Ruth Victoria Borden

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explanation of contents -
. . . the Reverence Arnold L. Arms,Minister of the Baptist Church in the Township of Sutton in the District of Bedford, Province of Quebec, . . .

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Marriage
On the eleventh day of January eighteen hundred & sixty nine Nelson Bates bachelor & farmer of the township of Sutton, of major age, & Harriet Proper, Spinster, of the same place, of minor age, but with the consent of her parents, were duly married by publication of banns at the residence of the bride in the presence of Edna M. Proper, & Laura Jane Proper both sisters of the bride, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Nelson Bates
Harriet Proper
Edna Maria Proper
Laura Jane Proper

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Marriage
On the fifteenth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty nine Almon Smith Sims, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Brome, & Abigail Darrah, maiden of the same place, both of major age, were duly married by dispensation at my residence in St. Armand, in the presence of John Sylvester Westover, brother in-law to the bride, & Clotilda Darrah Westover, sister of the bride witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Almon Smith Sims
Abigail Darrah
John Sylvester Westover
Clotilda Darrah Westover

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Burial
On the sixteenth day of March eighteen hundred & sixty nine Jackson Ingalls of Saint Armand, departed this life, in the twenty eighth year of his age, & was buried on the nineteenth day of the same month, in Saint Armand, in the presence of his brothers, Edson Arnold Ingalls & Eugene Anson Ingalls, witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Edson A. Ingalls
Eugene A. Ingalls

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Marriage
On the twenty third day of March eighteen hundred & sixty nine John Colburn Draper, bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton, of major age & Harriet Alma Downs spinster, of the same place, of minor age, but with the consent of her parents, were duly married, by dispensation, at the residence of the bride, in Sutton, in the presence of John E. Downs & Sarah A. Downs, father & mother of the bride witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
J. C. Draper
Harriet A. Downs
John E. Downs
Sarah A. Downs

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On the eleventh day of May eighteen hundred & sixty nine, Elias Sornborger, farmer, of the seigniory of Saint Armand, widower of the late Annis Safford Sornborger, & Anna Maria Martindale, daughter of Caleb Gardner & Anna Vaughan Martindale, school teacher, of the township of Stanbridge, both of major age, were duly married with a license at my residence in Saint Armand, in the presence of Malon Lando Arms, & Maria Ruez Arms not related to the parties, witnesses, there being no oposition[?], by me
Arnold Luther Arms
Elias Sornborger
Anna Maria Martindale
Malon L. Arms
Maria Ruez Arms

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Baptisms
On the thirteenth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty nine, the following named persons to wit:
Freeman Davis, born March third eighteen hundred & thirty Six, farmer, & George Fay Waldo, born January fourteenth eighteen hundred & forty three, farmer, & Shubael Bourn born December twelvth eighteen hundred & Seven, farmer, all males & residents of Potton, were duly Baptized in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Charles N. Bedard
John S. Clark

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Burial
On the twenty ninth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty nine Mary Ann Thomas, wife of Andrew Brasee farmer of Sutton, died in the fifty fourth year of her age, & was buried on the first day of July following, in Sutton in the Abercorn burying ground in the presence of her husband Andrew Brasee & her daughter Sarah Jane Cunningham witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Andrew Brasee
Sarah J. Cunningham

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Burial
On the thirtyeth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty nine Henry Burnett farmer of Sutton, died in the thirty seventh year of his age, & was buried on the second day of July following, in the family burying ground in Sutton, in the presence of his father Robert Burnett & his wife Priscilla Susan Burnett witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Robert Burnett
Priscilla Susan Burnett

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Burial
On the nineteenth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty nine Alma E. Ingalls, daughter of Walter Ingalls of Sutton, Mechanic, died in the first year of her age & was buried on the twenty first day of the same month at Abbercorn[?] Sutton in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
W. J. Ingalls
Sarah A. Ingalls

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Burial
On the twenty sixth day of September eighteen hundred & sixty nine, Solomon Henry Mack son of Lewis J. Mack farmer, of Sutton, died in the fourteenth year of his age, & was buried on the twenty eighth day of the same month at Richford Vermont in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
The witnesses not being able to write make their mark
Solomon J. Mack
Elisabeth Mack

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Baptism
On the third day of October eighteen hundred & sixty nine Priscilla Susan Burnett born on the twenty eighth day of April eighteen hundred & thirty nine was baptised in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Chas. Gilman
John S. Clark

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Burial
On the fourth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty nine Clealand[?] Wing son of Elmore Wing of Sutton farmer departed this life in the third year of his life, & was buried on the sixth day of the same month at Abercorn Sutton in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Elmore wing
Margaret Wing

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On the ninth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty nine, Cyntha Alma Vandyke daughter of Daniel Vandyke farmer of Sutton died in the first year of her age, & was buried on the eleventh day of the same month at Abercorn Sutton in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Daniel Vandyke
Cynthia L. Vandyke

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Burial
On the eleventh day of November eighteen hundred & sixty nine Sarah Jane Brasee, wife of Charles R. Cunningham of Sutton farmer, died in the twenty eighth year of her age, & was buried on the thirteenth day of the same month at Abbercorn[?] in Sutton in the presence of her father & husband witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Charles R. Cunningham
Andrew Brasee

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Marriage
On the sixteenth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty nine, Samuel Winfield Abel, son of John Abel & his wife Elmira Sargent, all farmers of the township of Potton; & Margaret Teresa daughter of William Cluskey, & his wife Catharine [? illegible], all farmers of Potton; the said Margaret Teresa being also widow of the late John O'Connell farmer of Potton, & she & the said Samuel Winfield Abel being both of major age, were duly married by publication of banns at the residence of the bride in Potton in the presence of Henry Abel brother of the bridegroom, & his wife Sarah Abel sister in-law of the bridegroom witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Samuel W. Abel
Margaret Teresa O'Connell
Henry Abel
Sarah Abel

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Marriage
On the eighteenth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty nine, Joseph Crothers, bachelor & farmer of major age, of the seigniory of Saint Armand, & son of George Crothers & his wife Sarah Allen, farmers of the seigniory of Saint Armand, & Jane Elisabeth Best, Maiden, of major age daughter of John Best, deceased & his wife Lany Rackard[?] of the seigniory aforesaid, were duly married by license at the residence of the bridegroom in Saint Armand, in the presence of Amos Crothers cousin of the bridegroom & Margaret Crothers, sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Joseph Crothers
Jane E. Best
Amos Crothers
Margaret Crothers

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Birth
We the undersigned do hereby certify that Ruth Victoria Borden is our daughter & that she was born on the twenty third day of November eighteen hundred & sixty eight at Bedford village in Stanbridge province of Quebec
Anton Borden
Elizabeth Borden
Enregistered by Arnold L. Arms

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Marriage
On the thirtyeth day of December, eighteen hundred & sixty nine Elwin James Esty, bachelor & trader of major age, of the township of Sutton, & son of James Esty & his wife Samantha Esty, farmers of Sutton; & Ellen Sophia Doubleday, spinster, of minor age, but with the consent of her parents, of the township of Sutton & daughter of Randler[?] Doubleday & his wife Fanny Durfee Doubleday farmers of Sutton, were duly married by license at the residence of the bride's father, in the township of Sutton P.Q. in the presence of Alson Lewis Esty, brother of the bridegroom & Sybil Sophia Parsons, not related, witnesses, by me
Arnold L. Arms
Elwin James Esty
Ellen S. Doubleday
Alson Lewis Esty
Sybil Sophia Parsons

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Baptist Church at Sutton, Year 1870

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Marriages
Warren W. Westover
Charles N. Bedard
James H. Gardner
Norman D. Waterhouse
William W. Darrah
Charles J. Whitehead
Levi Sampier

(Image 244)
Deaths
Asa Sargent
Orcelia S. Gardner Martindale
Thomas Miner
Benjamin Slyfield

(Image 245)
Baptisms
John Homes
Jane Home Officer
Sarah Crothers

(Image 246)
Births
Eldon Harvey Westover
William Hyland Westover
Homer Rominer Thomas
Sarah Cleora Thomas
Arthur Hallam Thomas

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explanation of contents -
. . . the Reverend Arnold L. Arms, Minister of the Baptist Church, in the Township of Sutton, in the District of Bedford, . . .

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Marriage
On the fourth day of January eighteen hundred & seventy Warren Washington Westover, bachelor & farmer, of major age, son of Warren Westover & Julia Maria Bedard Westover farmers; & Emily Amelia Aseltine spinster, of minor age, but with the consent of her parents, to wit William Aseltine & Fanny Donaldson Aseltine, farmers; all the said parties being of the township of Sutton were duly married by publication of banns, at the residence of the bride in Sutton in the presence of Lorenzo Aseltine & Kezia Elisabeth Aseltine brother & sister in-law of the bride witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Warren W. Westover
Emily A. Aseltine
Lorenzo Aseltyn[?]
Kezia E. Aseltine

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Marriage
On the first day of March, eighteen hundred & seventy, Charles Nicolas Bedard widower of Mary Catharine Ann Jersey, farmer, of major age of the township of Potton, & Katie Lorancy Burhart spinster, of major age, daughter of David Burhart & Mary Margarett Young, farmers of the township of Potton, were duly married by license at the residence of Arnold L. Arms in the seigniory of Saint Armand in the presence of John Stedman Clark & Lily McKinlay, not related witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
Charles N. Bedard
Katie L. Burhart
John S. Clark
Lily McKinlay
Alexander Y. Burhart
Henrietta R. E. Bedard

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Burial
On the nineteenth day of March eighteen hundred & seventy Asa Sargent, laborer of the township of Potton, died in the twentyeth year of his age, & was buried on the twenty second day of the same month in West Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Arnold L. Arms
William Sargent
Warren W. Huntley

Brome Baptist 1859-1873 pp 251-300

Image 251

Marriage

On the twenty ninth day of March eighteen hundred & seventy James Herbert Gardner bachelor & farmer of the seigniory of Saint Armand of major age & son of James Palmer Gardner & Elisabeth Rhicard late of Saint Armand farmers, & Nancy Briggs Hall spinster, of the township of Stanbridge, of major age & daughter of Alvin Hall & Nancy Briggs late of Berkshire Vermont, farmers, were duly married by license at the residence of Benajah Baker in Stanbridge in the presence of James Buchanan Hall brother of the bride, & Almeda D. Gardner sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> James Herbert Gardner
<signed> Nancy Briggs Hall
<signed> James B Hall
<signed> Almeda D. Gardner

Image 252

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Marriage

On the eighth day of May eighteen hundred & seventy Norman Dane Waterhouse widower of Jane Courser, farmer, of the township Sutton, of major age & Melvina Alexander, spinster, of major age, of the township of Dunham & daughter of Gilman Alexander & his wife Elisabeth Gilbert farmers of the township of Dunham, were duly married, by license, at my residence in Saint Armand, in presence of Sidney Clark, & his wife Clarissa Clark, not related witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Norman Dean Waterhouse
<signed> Melvina Alexander
<signed> Sidney Clark
<signed> Clarissa Clark

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Burial

On the fourth day of August eighteen hundred & seventy Orcelia Abigail Gardner, wife of John Martindale, farmer of Stanbridge, died in the twenty fifth year of her age, & was buried on the sixth day of the same month, on Stanbridge Ridge in the presence of her husband & brother witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Palmer Gardner
<signed> John Martindale


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Births

The undersigned do hereby certify that Eldon Harvey Westover, is our son & that he was born on the third day of April eighteen hundred & fifty five & that William Hyland Westover is also our son, & that he was born on the twentieth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty one
                                                <signed> Roswell W Westover
                                                <signed> Maria H. Westover

Enregistered by
            <signed> Arnold L. Arms

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folio six

Baptisms

On the twenty sixth day of June eighteen hundred & seventy John Holmes , farmer of Sutton, born on the twenty ninth day of December eighteen hundred & twenty three & Jane Holmes wife of David Officer, farmer, of St. Armand born on the second day of October eighteen hundred & forty one, were duly baptised in Sutton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Arnold Thomas
<signed> Sarah Thomas

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Marriage

On the seventeenth day of August eighteen hundred & seventy William W. Darrah, bachelor & farmer of major age, son of Peter Darrah & Lydia Stone, all farmers of the township of Brome, & Julia Agnes Westover, maiden, of minor age, but with the consent of her father Warren Westover & her mother Julia Maria Bedard, all farmers of

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the township of Sutton, were duly married, by license, at my residence in St. Armand, in the presence of James H. Church brother in law of the bridegroom, & Lewis Westover Junior, cousin of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> William W Darrah
<signed> Julia Agnes Westover
<signed> James H Church
<signed> Lewis Westover

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Baptism

On the twenty first day of August, eighteen hundred & seventy, Sarah Crothers, wife of George Crothers farmer, of Saint Armand, born on the tenth day of December eighteen hundred & twelve, was duly baptised in Sutton, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Arnold Thomas
<signed> Sarah Thomas

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Marriage

On the thirty first day of August eighteen hundred & seventy Charles Jacob Whitehead, bachelor & farmer of the township of Bolton of major age, son of Stephen Whitehead lumberman, & Adaline Best of Shefford, & Melvina Rosby, maiden, of Shefford of minor age, but with the consent of her father John Rosby, her mother Lucy Wizzell being deceased, were duly married, at my residence in Saint Armand

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in the presence of Harvey A. Chaffee brother in law of the bridegroom & his wife Adelia Ann Chaffee sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Charles Jacob Whitehead
<signed> Melvina Rosby
<signed> Harvey A Chaffee
<signed> Adelia A Chaffee

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Burial

On the twenty seventh day of September eighteen hundred & seventy Thomas Miner, farmer of Dunham formerly of St Armand died in the seventy fourth year of his age, & was buried on the thirtieth day of the same month in Saint Armand in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Casper R Miner
<signed> Sophrona M Miner


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Burial

On the twentieth day of November eighteen hundred & seventy Benjamin Slyfield farmer of Sutton died in the seventy eighth year of his age, & was buried on the twenty second day of the same month at Abercorn in Sutton in the presence of his widow Hannah Slyfield & Harriet S Turner not related, witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Hannah Slyfield
<signed> Harriet A Turner

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Marriage

On the twenty sixth day of November eighteen hundred & seventy Levi Sampier bachelor & farmer, of the township of Sutton, of major age: son of John Sampier & Eunice Spencer farmers of Sutton: & Ann Deth, spinster, of minor age but with the consent of her mother Catherine Toof, her father William Deth, formerly farmer of the township of Stanbridge being deceased, were duly married, by license at my

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residence in Saint Armand East in the presence of Joseph Deth brother of the bride & Eleanor C. Deth sister of the bride witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Levi Sampier
<signed> Ann Death

<signed> Joseph Deth
<signed> Eleanor C. Death

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Births

We the undersigned do hereby certify that Homer Rominer Thomas is our son, & that he was born on the tenth day of December eighteen hundred & sixty five, & that Sarah Cleora Thomas is our daughter, & was born on the thirty first day of October eighteen hundred & sixty seven & that Arthur Hallam Thomas is also our son & was born on the ninth day of July eighteen hundred & sixty nine
                                                            <signed> Cyrus Thomas
                                                            <signed> Cary A. Thomas
Enregistered by
                                    <signed> Arnold L. Arms
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1871

Baptist Church
At Sutton
Year 1871

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Index of Marriages
                                                            Folio
Luther Ferdinand Macey }             Two
Laura Almeda Thomas    }

Frederick Ome Mills                    }           Three
Lora Ettie Phelps                        }

Charles Henry Cook                   }           Seven
Lorettie Leonah Pickle    }

William James Calhoun   }           Nine
Adra Thomas                             }

George Marshall Campbell          }           Ten
Hattie Amelia Hibbard     }

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folio twenty three

Index to Births
                                                                        Folio
Edgar Burt Eastman                                            six
Lemuel James Eastman                          six
Ellen Eastman                                                    six
William Rolins Eastman                           six
Oscar Mason Gale                                              ten
Harry Leon Gale                                                ten

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Index to Burials
                                                                        Folio
Ruth Rishton Jersey                                            four
Ellen Adelia White                                              five
James A. Eastman                                              five
Braman J Hibbard                                              eight

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folio twenty four and last folio

Index to Baptisms
                                                            Folio
Thomas C. Gale                         eight
Amelia F Gale                                        eight

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folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was this day presented by the Reverend Arnold L. Arms, minister of the Baptist Church, in the township of Sutton, in the district of Bedford, to serve as a register of the Acts of Baptism, Marriage and Burial to be by him performed and his successors in office during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy one and the same was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy Prothonotary of the Superior Court for Lower Canada and authenticated with the seal of the said Court
            Done at Nelsonville, this second day of January one thousand eight hundred + seventy one
                                                <signed> Toussaint T Ouimet
                                                            D P S C

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folio two

Marriage

On the thirty first day of January eighteen hundred & seventy one Luther Ferdinand Macey, bachelor & farmer, of major age son of Samuel Macey & his wife Jane Vaughn farmers, of St Armand, & Laura Almeda Thomas spinster of major age daughter of the late Hazard Thomas & his wife Marier Whitman farmers of Saint Armand were duly Married by

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license at the residence of the bride in Saint Armand, in the presence of Edroin Brutus Macey brother of the bridegroom & Hannah Calista Macey sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Luther Ferdinand Macey
<signed> Laura A Thomas
<signed> E B Macey
<signed> Hannah C Macey


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folio three

Marriage

On the seventh day of April eighteen hundred & seventy one Frederick Ome Mills bachelor & farmer of minor age but with consent of his parents son of Reuben Mills & his wife Ruth Sweet millers, all of the township of Sutton, & Lora Eltie Phelps of the same place, maiden, of minor age, but with the consent of her guardian, daughter of Charles Phelps & his

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wife Rhoda Percival farmers, formerly of the State of New York: - were duly married by license at the residence of the bridegroom in the township of Sutton in the presence of Enoch M. Mills & Lucy E. Mills brother & sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Frederick “Ome” Mills
<signed> Lora Ettie Phelps
<signed> Enoch Mills
<signed> Lucy E. Mills

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Burial

On the twenty first day of April eighteen hundred & seventy one Ruth Rishton, widow of the late Rev. F. N. Jersey, died in the sixty fifth year of her age & was buried on the twenty fourth day of the same month in Potton in the presence of her son William Jersey & Francis N. Jersey witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> William Jersey
<signed> F N Jersey

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Burial

On the twenty fourth day of April eighteen hundred & seventy one, Ellen Adelia, daughter of Abel White, farmer, of the township of Potton, died, in the fourteenth year of her age, & was buried on the twenty sixth day of the same month, in Potton, in the presence of her father & mother, witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> A C. White
<signed> Maria White


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Burial

On the second day of May eighteen hundred & seventy one, James A. Eastman, mechanic, formerly of township of Sutton, died in the township of Potton in twenty seventh year of his age & was buried on the fourth day of the same month, in Sutton in the presence of his wife & mother witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Emily J Eastman
<signed> Hannah Eastman

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Births

I Emily J Garland widow of the late James A Eastman do hereby certify that Edgar Burt Eastman is my son & that he was born on twenty eighth day of January eighteen hundred & sixty eight in the town of Lawrence state of Massachusetts, & that Lemuel James Eastman is my son, & was born on the twenty ninth day of June eighteen hundred & seventy, in the township of Sutton Quebec
                                                                        <signed> Emily J. Eastman
Enregistered by
<signed> Arnold L. Arms

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folio six

Births

We the undersigned do hereby certify that Ellen Eastman is our daughter, & was born on the eleventh day of August, eighteen hundred & sixty five, in the township of Sutton, & that William Rotus Eastman is our son, & was born on the twenty first day of November, eighteen hundred & seventy in the township of Sutton, Quebec
                                                <signed> Sumner Eastman
                                                <signed> Mary E. Eastman
Enregistered by
<signed> Arnold L. Arms


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Marriage

On the ninth day of May, eighteen hundred & seventy one Charles Henry Cook, bachelor & farmer of major age, son of George W. Cook, mechanic, & his wife Lucy Williams, & Lorettie Leonah Pickle, spinster, of minor age, but with consent of her parents, daughter of Jered F. Pickle, miller, & his wife Emily S. Spencer all the said persons residing in the township of Brome, were duly married by

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license, at my residence in the seigniory of Saint Armand in the presence of William W. Darrah & William Church, not related to said parties witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Charles Henry Cook
<signed> Lorettie Leonah Pickel
<signed> William Wallace Darrah
<signed> William Church

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Burial

On the thirteenth day of June eighteen hundred & seventy one Braman Johnson Hibbard, farmer, of the signiory of Saint Armand, died in the fifty eighth year of his age & was buried on the fifteenth day of the same month, in St Armand, in the presence of his widow, & son, witnesses, by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Mary A Hibbard
<signed> Henry L. Hibbard

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Baptisms

On the third day of September eighteen hundred & seventy one the following named persons were duly baptised, in Potton, by the undersigned to wit. Thomas C. Gale born on the eleventh day February eighteen hundred & forty six
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Franklin J Esty
<signed> Mary E Esty

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Marriage

On the third day of October eighteen hundred & seventy one, William James Calhoun bachelor & farmer of major age, son of the late Andrew S. Calhoun & his wife Eliza McKelvy farmers, & Adra Thomas, maiden of major age, daughter of the late Jeffrey Thomas & his wife Andrea Spencer farmers, all the said persons residing in Saint Armand were duly married by license at my

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folio five

residence in Saint Armand, in the presence of Martin Willy brother in law to the bridegroom & John W. Ferres brother in law to the bride witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> William James Calhoun
<signed> Adra Thomas

<signed> Martin Willey
<signed> John Woodford Ferres

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Births

We the undersigned do hereby certify that Oscar Mason Gale is our son & that he was born on the twentieth day of June eighteen hundred & sixty nine & that Harry Leon Gale is also our son, & that he was born on the seventeenth day of January eighteen hundred & seventy one
                                                <signed> Thomas W. Gale
                                                <signed> Amelia F Gale
Enregistered by
            <signed> Arnold L. Arms

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Marriage

On the eleventh day of December eighteen hundred & seventy one, George Marshall Campbell bachelor & farmer, son of George Washington Campbell & his wife Harriet Kingsley, all farmers of the town of Montgomery, Vermont & Hattie Amelia Hibbard, maiden, daughter of the late Braman Johnson Hibbard, & his wife Mary Ann

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Hock, farmers, all of the seigniory of Saint Armand, were duly married at the residence of the bride, in Saint Armand, in the presence of Albert A Ayer brother in law of the bride & his wife Rebecca Carrie Ayer sister of the bride witnesses by me
                                                            <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> George Marshall Campbell
<signed> Hattie Amelia Hibbard

<signed> Albert A Ayer
<signed> Rebecca Carrie H. Ayer

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1872

Baptist Church
At Sutton
Year 1872

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Marriages

Levi Norris                    }           folio three
Mary Clow                     }

Thomas N. Shepard        }               two
Sophia Spencer  }

Daniel E. Aiken  }             “ eleven
Carrie Peck                    }

Loren Ingalls                 }             “ thirteen
Mary Jane Bridge           }

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folio twenty three

Burial

Nancy Jane Clark                       folio four
Susan Abel Garland                         four
Matilda Sopia Hadlock          five
Mary Matilda Scribner          six
Francis Jacobs                                six
Hortensia Friot                  seven
Harlow Chandler Ingalls     seven
Emolia Jane Clark                                     nine
(Infant daughter of Newton P Janes)        “ ten

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Baptisms

Newton Isaac Janes                   folio eight
Cynthia Diana Janes                          eight
Arnold Edgar Bridge                          eight
Lydia Roxana Tracy                           eight
Amanda Louiza Ives                          ten

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folio twenty four & last

Births

Estella Rachel Janes                   folio nine
Adelbert Mortimer Janes       nine
Edith Hellena Bedard                     “ twelve
Merton Charles Bedard      “ twelve
Willie Stedman Clark                     “ twelve

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folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages were this day presented by the Reverend Arnold L. Arms, Minister of the Baptist Church, in the township of Sutton, in the district of Bedford, to serve as a register of the Acts of Baptisms, Marriages & Burials to be by him performed and his successors in office during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy two and the same 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 Nelsonville this fifth day of January, one thousand eight hundred and seventy two
                                    <signed> Toussaint T. Ouimet
                                                            D P S C

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Marriage

On the thirty first day of January eighteen hundred & seventy two Thomas Nason Shepard, bachelor & hotel keeper, son of Thomas Janes Shepard & his wife Jerusha Jenne farmers; & Sophia Spencer maiden, daughter of Monmouth Spencer & his wife Eleanor Miliner Knap, farmers, all the said persons being of Saint Armand


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folio two

and the said parties married being of major age, were duly married by license at the residence of the subscriber in Saint Armand Quebec in the presence of Homer Luke Shepard brother of the bridegroom & Edward Sands Spencer brother of the bride witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Thomas N. Shepard
<signed> Sophia Shepard

<signed> Homer L Shepard
<signed> Edward S Spencer

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Marriage

On the second day of March eighteen hundred & seventy two Levi Norris of Milton, bachelor & farmer, of major age, son of the late Thomas Norris & his wife Pebe Gibb in their life time farmers, of Milton; & Mary Clow maiden of major age daughter of Joseph Clow & his wife Mary Bushey farmers of Stanbridge were duly married by license at the residence of the

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folio three

bride in Stanbridge in the presence of Jeremiah Norris, brother of the bridegroom, & Millinda Clow sister of the bride witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Levi Norris
<signed> Mary Clow

<signed> Jeremiah Norris
<signed> Melinda Clow

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Burial

On the first day of March eighteen hundred & seventy two Nancy Jane Clark, daughter of Austin Clark farmer of Potton died in the twenty seventh year of her age & was buried on the third day of the same month, in Potton, in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Samuel A Clark
<signed> Almira A Clark



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folio four

Burial

On the second day of March, eighteen hundred & seventy two Susan Abel wife of George Garland, farmer of Potton, died in the forty fifth year of her age, & was buried on the fifth day of the same month in Potton, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me     
                                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Albert J. Garland
<signed> Charles D Garland

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Burial

On the twenty seventh day of May eighteen hundred & seventy two Matilda Sophia Hadlock, daughter of the late Rev. F. N. Jersey of Bolton, died in the thirty fourth year of her age & was buried on the twenty ninth day of the same month in Potton in presence of her brothers William Jersey & Francis Nathaniel Jersey witnesses by me
                                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> William Jersey
<signed> F N Jersey

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folio five

Burial

On the twenty seventh day of May eighteen hundred & seventy two Mary Matilda daughter of William Scribner laborer, of Potton died in the fifth year of her age & was buried on the second day of June following in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> William Scribner
<signed> Eliza E. Learned

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Burial

On the second day of June eighteen hundred & seventy two Mary Lillan, daughter of Albert A. Ayer, merchant of Montreal, died in the first year of her age, & was buried on the fourth day of the same month in St. Armand East in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Elijah S Tracy                   <signed> Mary A Smith
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folio six

Burial

On the twenty first day of June eighteen hundred & seventy two John Francis Jacobs son of Lorenzo Jacobs farmer of Potton, died in the tenth year of his age, & was buried on the twenty third day of the same month in Potton in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Lorenzo Jacobs
<signed> Amelia A Jacobs

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Burial

On the twenty ninth day of June eighteen hundred & seventy two Hortensia Friot daughter of Joseph Friot farmer of Sutton, died in the nineteenth year of her age, & was buried on the first day of July following, in Sutton in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Elnor Friot
<signed> Joseph Friot

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folio seven

Burial

On the twenty ninth day of July eighteen hundred & seventy two Harlow Chandler Ingalls, son of Edmond Ingalls, farmer of St. Armand East died, in the ninth year of his age, & was buried on the thirtieth day of the same month, in St. Armand East in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Edmond Ingalls
<signed> Mary Olive Ingalls

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Baptisms

On the twenty sixth day of May eighteen hundred & seventy two the following named persons, to wit. Newton Isaac Janes, born on the twenty fourth day of April eighteen hundred & forty three, Cyntha Diana Chaffer Janes,  born on the thirty first day of December eighteen hundred & forty two, Arnold Edgar Bridge, born on the sixth day of December eighteen hundred & forty


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folio eight

nine, & was Lydia Roxana Tracy, borne on the seventh day of July, eighteen hundred & fifty four were duly baptized in Saint Armand East, in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Edmund L. Harvey
<signed> Casper R Miner

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Births

We the undersigned do hereby certify that Estella Rachel Janes is our daughter, & that she was born on the twenty eighth day of December, eighteen hundred & sixty four; & that Adelbert Mortimer Janes is our son, & that he was born on the twenty third day of November eighteen hundred sixty seven
                                                                <signed> Newton P Janes
                                                                <signed> Cynthia Diana Janes
Enregistered by
                <signed> Arnold L. Arms

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folio nine

Burial

On the twenty ninth day of September eighteen hundred & seventy two Ennolia June Clark, daughter of Samuel A. Clark, farmer of Potton, died in the first year of her age, & was buried on the first day of October following in Potton, in the presence of her father & mother witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Samuel A. Clark
<signed> Almira L Clark

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Burial

On the twenty ninth day of October eighteen hundred & seventy two an infant son of Newton Isaac Janes farmer of Saint Armand, died in the first year of his age, & was buried in Saint Armand, on the thirty first day of the same month in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Newton I. Janes
<signed> Cynthia Diana Janes


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folio ten

Baptism

On the seventh day of November eighteen hundred & seventy two Amanda L. Ives born on the sixth day of November eighteen hundred & fifty four, was duly baptised in Saint Armand in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Edmund L. Harvey
<signed> Sophronia M Miner

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Marriage

On the twenty fourth day of December eighteen hundred & seventy two Daniel E. Aiken of major age bachelor & farmer of the township of Potton, son of Samuel Aiken & his wife Anna Chappell farmers, of Sutton, & Carrie Peck, maiden of major age, daughter of Lysander Peck, & his wife Huldah Sargent, farmers of Potton, were duly married by publication of banns, at the residence of the bride in Potton in the presence

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folio eleven

of Lysander Peck & Huldah Sargent Peck, father & mother of the bride witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Daniel E. Aiken
<signed> Carrie Peck

<signed> Lysander Peck
<signed> Huldah Peck

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Births

We the undersigned do hereby certify that Edith Helena Bedard is our daughter, & that she was born in Potton on the nineteenth day of December eighteen hundred & seventy; & that Merton Charles Bedard is our son born on the fourteenth day of August eighteen hundred & seventy two
<signed> Charles V. Bedard
<signed> Katie L Bedard

Enregistered by
                <signed> Arnold L. Arms


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folio twelve

Birth

We the undersigned do hereby certify that Willis Stedman Clark is our son, & that he was born in Potton on the twenty seventh day of September eighteen hundred & seventy two
<signed> John S. Clark
<signed> Sarah Clark

Enregistered by
                <signed> Arnold L. Arms

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Marriage

On the thirty first day of December eighteen hundred & seventy two Loren Ingalls, of major age, widower of the late Martha Ann Scott, & farmer of the township of Dunham & Mary Jane Bridge, maiden of major age, daughter of Samuel Russel Bridge & his wife Abigail Amilla Barber, farmers of Saint Armand, were duly married by license in the presence of

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folio thirteen

Edward Wellington Bridge brother of the bride & Mary Elisabeth Whitney Chamberlain, not related witnesses
No opposition being made to the marriage, & it being at the residence of the bride in Saint Armand
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Loren Ingalls
<signed> Mary Jane Bridge
                <signed> Edward W. Bridge
                <signed> Mary E Chamberlain

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1873

Baptist Church
At Sutton
Year 1873


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folio twenty two

Index to Burials
                                                                                folio
William Johnson Smith                   five
Abbie Almira Wilkey                                       five
Arthur Augustus Jersey                 seven
Cortis Alvin Hall                                 eight
Maria Wells Martindale                 eleven
Charles Rufus Courser                   sixteen
Sophronia Maria Miner                 seventeen

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Index of Marriages
                                                                                                folio
1 Benjamin Manson Salls     }                       two
   Martha Mary Jane Dallard }                     

2 Ephraim Merit Hickney               }                              three
   Oella Eureka Bullock    }

3 Watson William Smith }                              four
   Clarissa Lillian Stickney                }

4 Edgar Washington Miller           }                              six
  Susan Elisabeth Bedwill               }

5 Albert Boffin                   }                              nine
  Sarah Ann Morse                           }             

6 Caleb Powers                 }                              ten
  Martha Orpha Billings   }

7 George Nelson Ross    }                              thirteen
  Edna Augusta Chappel }

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folio twenty three

Index to Marriages

                                                                                                folio
8 Herbert Hiram Barnes }                              fourteen
  Altha Amanda Smith     }

9 Edward Sands Spencer               }                              fifteen
  Mary Sophronia Deming             }

10 George Willey Shepard            }                              sixteen
    Augusta Emogene Mudgett }                

11 Ashley Thomas Stowe              }                              nineteen
   Dora Marion Herrick    }

12 Nathan Allen Call                        }                              twenty
   Ellen Matilda Grimes   }

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Index of Births
                                                                                                folio
Herbert Smith Comstock                                              eight
George Alvin Comstock                                 eight
Caroline Edith Comstock                                               eight
Herbert Aitken Ingalls                                    twelve
Edith Jane Ingalls                                                              twelve
Mary Olive Ingalls                                                            twelve

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folio twenty five

Index to Baptisms
                                                                                                folio
Alice Crossfield                                                 seven
Mary Olive C. Ingalls                                                       ten
Thebe Adelia Sargent                                                     eighteen
Sarah Clark                                                                          eighteen


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folio one

This book containing twenty four folios or double pages was this day presented by the Reverend Arnold L. Arms, Minister of the Baptist Church, in the township of Sutton, in the district of Bedford, to serve as register of the acts of Baptisms, Marriages & Burials to be by him performed and his successors in office during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy three and the same 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 Nelsonville this second day of January, one thousand eight hundred and seventy three.
                                                                                <signed> Toussaint T. Ouimet
                                                                                                                D P S C

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Marriage

On the twenty eighth day of January eighteen hundred & seventy three Benjamin Manson Salls, of major, bachelor & farmer, son of the late Benjamin Salls, & his wife Margarette Manson, farmers; and Martha Mary Jane Dallas spinster of major age daughter of Robert Dallas, & his wife Margarette Derbyshire, farmers, all the said parties residing in the seigniory of Saint Armand,

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folio two

were duly married by license at the residence of the bride, in the seigniory of Saint Armand East, there being no opposition, in the presence of Henry Lewis Hibbard, not related to the parties, & Elisabeth Dallas, sister of the bride witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Benjamin Manson Salls
<signed> Martha Mary Jane Dallas
<signed> Henry Lewis Hibbard
<signed> Elisabeth Dallas

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Marriage

On the twenty ninth day of January eighteen hundred & seventy three Ephraim Meritt Stickney of major age bachelor & farmer, son of Jonathan Stickney, & his wife Orpha Hurlbert farmers, & Oella Eureka Bullock, spinster of minor age, but with the consent of her parents, daughter of Leonard Bullock & his wife Zernia Kiella farmers, all the said parties residing in the


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folio three

township of Sutton were duly married by license at the residence of the bridegroom in Sutton, there being no opposition, in the presence of Watson William Smith, not related, & Clarissa Lillian Stickney sister of the bridegroom witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Ephraim Merritt Stickney
<signed> Oella Eureka Bullock

<signed> Watson William Smith
<signed> Clarissa Lillian Stickney

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Marriage

On the twenty ninth day of January eighteen hundred & seventy three Watson William Smith of major age bachelor & farmer, son of Nelson Smith & his former wife Mellissa Brown farmers, & Clarissa Lillian Stickney spinster, of minor age but with the consent of her parents, daughter of Johnathan Stickney & his wife Orpha Hurlbut farmers, all the said parties residing

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in Sutton were duly married by license at the residence of the bride in the township of Sutton, there being no opposition in the presence of Ephraim Meritt Stickney brother of the bride & Oella Eureka Bullock not related witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Watson William Smith
<signed> Clarissa Lillian Stickney

<signed> E Merritt Stickney
<signed> Oella Eureka Bullock

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Burial

On the eighteenth day of February eighteen hundred & seventy three, William Johnson Smith, farmer of St. Armand died in the eighty ninth year of his age, & was buried on the twentieth day of the same month in St. Armand in the presence of his son & daughter in law, by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Ira A. Smith
<signed> Betsey M. Smith


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Burial

On the fifteenth day of March eighteen hundred & seventy three Abbie Almira Wilkey daughter of George Wilkey farmer of Potton died in the fourteenth year of her age, & was buried on the sixteenth day of the same month in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> E. D. L. Turner
<signed> Clover Pebody

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Marriage

On the fifth day of March eighteen hundred & seventy three, Edgar Washington Millar, bachelor & farmer, of minor age but with consent of surviving parents, son of the late Washington Millar, & his wife Sarah Darrah, tanner, all of Brome: & Susan Elisabeth Bidwell, spinster of minor age but with the consent of her parents, daughter of William Bidwell & his wife Hannah

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Foster, brickmaker all of Dunham, village of Cowansville, were duly married, by license, there being no opposition, at my residence in Saint Armand in the presence of William Toof & David Toof, not related to the parties by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Edgar Washington Millar
<signed> Susan Elizabeth Bedwill

<signed> David Toof
<signed> William Toof

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Baptism

On the sixteenth day of March eighteen hundred & seventy three Alice Crossfield born on the fourth day of August in the year eighteen hundred & forty nine was duly baptised in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Charles P. Bedard
<signed> Henrietta E Bedard



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Burial

On the first day of April eighteen hundred & seventy three Arthur Augustus Jersey son of William Jersey & his wife Philura Jersey, farmers, of the township of Potton, died in the fourth year of his age, & was buried on the fourth day of the same month in Potton in the presence of his father & Charles D. Garland not relative witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> William Jersey
<signed> Charles D Garland

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Burial

On the seventh day of April eighteen hundred & seventy three, Cortes Alvin Hall, died in the twenty first year of his age, & was buried on the ninth day of the same month at Abercorn in Sutton in the presence of his sister & brother in law, witnesses by the subscriber
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> E M Comstock
<signed> Senora Comstock
<signed> Sarah Hall

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Births

We the subscribers do hereby affirm that the following named persons are our children & born respectively as follows
                Herbert Smith Comstock, born on the twelfth day of February, eighteen hundred & fifty three.
                George Alvin Comstock, born on the eighth day of October eighteen hundred & sixty two.
                Caroline Edith Comstock, born on the first day of June, eighteen hundred & sixty five.
                                                                <signed> Eli Mallory Comstock
                                                                <signed> Senera Hall Comstock
Enregistered by <signed> A. L. Arms



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Marriage

On the twenty second day of May eighteen hundred & seventy three Albert Boffin of St. Armand, bachelor & farmer, of minor age but no consent of his parents because they are in England, son of John Boffin & his wife, Caroline Eden, laborers of Milcomb England; & Sarah Ann Morse spinster of St. Armand of major age, daughter of Anson Morse, & his wife Abigail Davison farmers, late

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of Sutton were duly married at the residence of Myron Joseph Denning in St. Armand there being no opposition, & the said marriage being by license & the service by the subscriber
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Albert Boffin
<signed> Sarah Morse

<signed> J W Ferres
<signed> Mary Ferres

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Baptisms

On the twenty first day of June, eighteen hundred & seventy three, Mary Olive Chandler Ingalls born on the twenty fifth day of January eighteen hundred & forty two & Lucia Orabell Jeffords Grice born on the fifth day of January eighteen hundred & forty five were duly baptized in Saint Armand in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Isaac Jones
<signed> Cynthia Jones

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Marriage

On the first day of July eighteen hundred & seventy three Caleb Powers bachelor & farmer, of major age, son of Stephen Commings Powers & his wife Rachel Lewis farmers & Martha Orpha Billings, spinster, of major, daughter of Charles Billings & his wife Kezia Signora Smith, farmers, all the said persons residing in the township of Sutton were duly married by license at the residence of the bride in Sutton there

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being no opposition in the presence of Alfred Dolph Hurlbut cousin of the bridegroom & Sarah Lucretia Billings sister of the bride, witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Caleb Powers
<signed> Martha O Billings

<signed> Alfred Dolph Hurlbut
<signed> Sarah L Billings

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Burial

On the fifteenth day of July eighteen hundred & seventy three Maria Wells Martindale, wife of Asa Martindale farmer, of Stanbridge died in the fifty eighth year of her age, & was buried on the seventeenth day of the same month in Stanbridge in the presence of her husband & son witnesses by me
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Asa Martindale
<signed> Wells Martindale

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Births

Herbert Aitken Ingalls the son of Edmond Ingalls farmer of Saint Armand, & his wife, Mary Olive Chandler Ingalls, was born on the twelfth day of February eighteen hundred & sixty six.

Edith Jane Ingalls, the daughter of Edmond Ingalls farmer of Saint Armand, & his wife, Mary Olive Chandler Ingalls, was born on the twenty ninth day of November eighteen hundred & sixty seven.

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Mary Olive Ingalls, the daughter of Edmond Ingalls, farmer of Saint Armand, & his wife Mary Olive Chandler Ingalls was born on the twenty seventh day of March eighteen hundred & seventy one
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Edmund Ingalls
<signed> Mary Olive Chandler Ingalls

Enregistered by the subscriber
                <signed> Arnold L. Arms


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Marriage

On the thirteenth day of August eighteen hundred & seventy three, George Nelson Ross bachelor & farmer son of Robert Ross, & his wife Betsey Newton farmers, all of the township of Clifton, Compton County Quebec; of major age, and Edna Augusta Chappel spinster, daughter of Almon Buel Chappel & his wife Elisabeth Keniston, of minor age but with the consent of her parents, all farmers

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of the town of Swanton Vermont were duly married by license at my residence in Saint Armand Missisquoi County Quebec in the presence of John Rily Arms uncle of the bride, & the bride's father Almon Buel Chappel witnesses by me
                                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> George Nelson Ross
<signed> Ednah A Chappel

<signed> Almon B Chappel
<signed> John R. Arms

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Marriage

On the sixteenth day of September eighteen hundred & seventy three Herbert Hiram Barnes, bachelor & farmer of major age, son of Venton Barnes & his wife Sophronia Ellis Denning all of Saint Armand, & Altha Almeda Smith spinster of minor age but with the consent of her parents, daughter of Rominer Luther Smith & his wife Chastina Ewings, all of Saint

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Armand were duly married at the residence of the bride's father in Saint Armand, by license in the presence of Edward Sands Spencer, not related, & Edna Thedora Barnes, sister of the bridegroom, witnesses, there being no opposition
                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Herbert Hiram Barnes
<signed> Altha Almeda Smith

<signed> Edward Sands Spencer
<signed> Edna Thedora Barnes
<signed> George Edson Barnes
<signed> Edna Thedora Barnes


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Marriage

On the seventeenth day of September eighteen hundred and seventy three Edward Sands Spencer bachelor & farmer of major age, son of Monmouth Spencer, & his wife Eleanor Miller Knap all of Saint Armand, & Mary Sophronia Denning spinster of minor age but with the consent of her parents, daughter of Myron Joseph Denning & his wife Sophronia Marinda Barnes, all of Saint Armand

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were duly married by license at the residence of the bride's father in Saint Armand in the presence of George Edson Barnes cousin of the bride & Edna Thedora Barnes cousin of the bride witnesses by the subscriber: being no opposition
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Edward Sands Spencer
<signed> Mary Sophronia Denning

<signed> Edward S Spencer
<signed> George Edson Barnes
<sigend> Edna Thedora Barnes

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Burial

On the fifteenth day of October eighteen hundred & seventy three Charles Rufus Courser, son of Nicholas Courser, farmer, of the township of Potton, died in the twentieth year of his age & was buried on the sixteenth day of the same month in Sutton in the presence of his father & mother witnesses by me
                                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
The parties being unable to write make their mark
                                Nicolas + (his mark) Courser
                                Olive + (her mark) Courser

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Marriage

On the twenty fifth day of October eighteen hundred & seventy three George Willey Shepard bachelor & station agent, of the township of Sutton, of major age, son of the late Richard Shepard & his wife Lany Lovina Bresee, of Sutton & Augusta Emogene Mudgett spinster, of minor age, but with the consent of her parents, of the township of Sutton, daughter of Benjamin Mudgett & his wife Miranda Lovina Traver of Highgate Vermont

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were duly married at the residence of the subscriber in Saint Armand by license in the presence Malon L. Arms, & Maria R. Arms not related witnesses by the subscriber, there being no opposition
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> George W Shepard
<signed> Augusta E Mudgett

<signed> Malon L Arms
<signed> Maria R. Arms

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Burial

On the twenty third day of October eighteen hundred & seventy three Sophronia Maria Janes, wife of Casper B. Miner, farmer of Saint Armand died in the sixty seventh year of her age & was buried on the twenty sixth day of the same month in Saint Armand in the presence of her husband & daughter witnesses by the subscriber
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Casper B Miner
<signed> Helen M Harvey

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Baptism

On the eighth day of November eighteen hundred & seventy three, Phebe Adelia Sargent born on the twenty of March eighteen hundred & forty seven was duly baptized in Saint Armand in the presence of the subscribing witnesses, by the subscriber
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Isaac Jones
<signed> Cynthia D Jones

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Baptism

On the fifteenth day of June eighteen hundred & seventy three Sarah Clark was duly baptized in Potton in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by the subscriber
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> John S. Clark
<signed> Katie L Bedard


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Marriage

On the thirtieth day of December eighteen hundred & seventy three Ashley Thomas Stowe, of Sutton, county of Brome, bachelor & farmer of major age, son of Marlin Ide Stowe, & his wife Martha Short; & Dora Marion Herrick of Sutton, spinster of minor age but with the consent of her parents daughter of Alonzo Denis Herrick, & his wife Euphrasia Herrick,

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were duly married at my residence in Saint Armand East, by license, in the presence of Martin Alonzo Stowe brother of the bridegroom & Frances Josephine Doubleday not related witnesses by me there being no opposition
                                                                <signed>Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Ashley Thomas Stowe
<signed> Dora Marion Herrick

<signed> Martin Alonzo Stowe
<signed> Frances Josephine Doubleday

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Marriage

On the thirty first day of December eighteen hundred & seventy three, Nathan Allen Call of Dunham county of Missisquoi bachelor & farmer, of major age, son of Lyman Call, & his wife Lovina Bates; & Ellen Matilda Grimes of Sutton, spinster of major age, daughter of James Grimes, & his wife Esther Allen, were duly married by license, at my residence in St. Armand

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East, in the presence of Maria Ruey Arms & Malon Lando Arms not related, witnesses, by the subscriber, there being no opposition
                                                                <signed> Arnold L. Arms
<signed> Nathan Allen Call
<signed> Ellen Matilda Grimes

<signed> Malon L. Arms
<signed> Maria Ruey Arms