Dunham Methodist Church of Canada 1845-1879 (image 281-550)



Image 281 COOK Marriage
On the ninth day of April in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty, Daniel Jackman, Bachelor, of the Township of Sutton in the County of
Missisquoi, Carpenter and Joiner, and Betsey Gibson Squire, Spinster of the
same place, the Banns of Marriage having been duly published, were this day
united in the bonds of Holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses, by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister. 
This marriage was solemnized between us:  Daniel J. Cook  Betsey G. Squire
Witnesses:  Silas R.* Squire  Eunice Cook  Wm. H. G. Dow  A. W. Squire

Image 282a TEEL Burial
On the eleventh day of April in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty, and in the seventy seventh year of his age, died Abraham Teel,
farmer, in the Township of Dunham, in  County of Missisquoi  and was buried
on the thirteenth day  of the same month and year by me, John Tomkins,
Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Christopher Teel James P. Humphrey

Image 282b MANUEL Burial
On the twenty ninth day of March in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred
and forty nine, and in the eighty sixth year of his age, died the Township
of Dunham, County of Missisquoi, Late of the Parish of Tuckford, in the
County of Notingham, England and was buried on the first day of April in the
year mentioned above by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  E. Failey*  M. Tomkins
Note in the margin This burial was not entered at the proper time and is
therefore entered in this place. J. Tomkins

Image 283 WATSON Baptism
Charles Watson, son of Richard Abraham, farmer in the Township of Dunham,
County of Missisquoi, by Sarah, his wife, whose maiden name was Watson, was
born on the twenty fifth day of July in the year of Our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and forty eight, and was baptized on the twenty fourth day of
April in the year eighteen hundred and fifty by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan
Minister.
Witnesses:  Phebe Watson  Richard Abraham - Father
N.B. Richard Abraham not being present at the baptism, his name was written
by me, J. Tomkins.

Image 284a HUTCHINSON Baptism
Frances Louisa, daughter, of William Hutchinson, farmer, in the Township of
Farnham, County of Shefford in the District of Montreal and Mary Ann, his
wife, was born on the twenty first day of January in the year of Our Lord
eighteen hundred and fifty, and was baptized on the twenty ninth day of
April February in the above mentioned year by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan
Minister.
Witnesses:  Henry Bowker  Nancy Bowker

Image 284b RUITER Burial
On the tenth day of February in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty,  aged three months and eight days, died Andrew Ruiter, son of Nelson
and Eleanor Ruiter, farmer, in the Township of Dunham, in  County of
Missisquoi  and was buried on the eleventh day  of the same month and year
by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Nelson Ruiter  Eleanor Ruiter

Image 285a SHUFELT BURIAL
On the thirtieth day of April in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty, and in the fifty fifth year of her age, died Sarah Shufelt, wife of
Thomas Shufelt, farmer, in the Township of Dunham, in County of Missisquoi
and was buried on the second day of May in the above mentioned year by me,
John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Thomas Shufelt  Ryan* C. Shufelt

Image 285b DOUGHARTY Burial
On the twenty sixth day of June in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty, in the twelfth year of his age died, John, son Arthur Dougharty and
of his wife Elizabeth, farmer of the Township of Farnham, in County of
Shefford, and was buried on the twenty seventh day of the same month in the
same year by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  John Bell Gilbert Hyatt

Image 286a GAGE Burial
On the fifteenth day of June in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty, and in the seventy ninth year of his age died, Richard Gage,
Methodist Local Preacher and, farmer of the Township of Stanbridge, in the
County of Missisquoi, and was buried on the eighteenth day of the same month
in the same year by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Richard Gage, Jr.,  John Gage

Image 286b LAWRENCE MARRIAGE
On the twentieth day of June in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty, Isaac Lawrence, Bachelor and farmer, of the Township of Shefford  in
the County of Shefford, Carpenter and Joiner, and Betsey Gibson Squire,
Spinster of the same place, being in the twenty second year of his age; and
Catherine Gage, Spinster of the Township of Stanbridge in the County of
Missisquoi being in the twenty fifth year of her age, the  Banns of Marriage
having been duly published, were this day united in the bonds of Holy
Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses, by me, John Tomkins,
Wesleyan Minister. 
Contracting Parties:  Isaac Lawrence  Catherine Gage
Witnesses:  Simeon Gage  Priscilla Gage

Image 287a JONES Baptism
Mary Jane, daughter of Lyman Jones, farmer in the Township of Dunham, County
of Missisquoi, and Sally, his wife, whose maiden name was Badger, was born
on the second* day of July in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and thirty eight, and was baptized on the seventeenth day of July in
the year eighteen hundred and fifty by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Lyman Jones, Father  Sally Jones, Mother
N. B. The father being absent and the mother being unable to write, their
names were written by me, John Tomkins.

Image 287b JONES Baptism
Adaline Isabella, daughter of Lyman Jones, farmer in the Township of Dunham,
County of Missisquoi, and Sally, his wife, whose maiden name was Badger, was
born on the (blank) day of January in the year of Our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and forty, and was baptized on the seventeenth day of July in
the year eighteen hundred and fifty by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Lyman Jones, Father  Sally Jones, Mother
N. B. The father being absent and the mother being unable to write, their
names were written by me, John Tomkins.

Image 287c JONES Baptism
Lafayette, son of Lyman Jones, farmer in the Township of Dunham, County of
Missisquoi, and Sally, his wife, whose maiden name was Badger, was born on
the thirteenth day of December in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and forty two eight, and was baptized on the seventeenth day of July
in the year eighteen hundred and fifty by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan
Minister.
Witnesses:  Lyman Jones, Father  Sally Jones, Mother
N. B. The father being absent and the mother being unable to write, their
names were written by me, John Tomkins.

Image 287d JONES Baptism
Angeline Pherney*Lafayette, daughter of Lyman Jones, farmer in the Township
of Dunham, County of Missisquoi, and Sally, his wife, whose maiden name was
Badger, was born on the fourth November in the year of Our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and forty five, and was baptized on the seventeenth day of
July in the year eighteen hundred and fifty by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan
Minister.
Witnesses:  Lyman Jones, Father  Sally Jones, Mother
N. B. The father being absent and the mother being unable to write, their
names were written by me, John Tomkins.

Image 288a BATCHELLER Baptism
Alvin Addison, son of Addison Batcheller, farmer in the Township of
Stanbridge in the  County of Missisquoi, and Mercy, his wife, whose maiden
name was Smith, was born on the twentieth August  eighteen  hundred and
forty nine, and was baptized on the nineteenth  of August  in the year
eighteen hundred and fifty by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Addison Batcheller  Hannah Smith

Image 288b BOOMHOWER Baptism
John Zota, son of Alonzo Boomhower, Blacksmith of the Township of Stanbridge
in the County of Missisquoi, and Hellen, his wife, was born on the twenty
fourth of November in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and forty nine,
and was baptized on the fifteenth day of September in the year eighteen
hundred and fifty by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Alonzo Boomhower Hellen J. Boomhower

Image 289 WESTOVER Marriage
On the twenty sixth day of September in the year of Our Lord eighteen
hundred and fifty, Stephen Egbert Westover, Bachelor of the Township of
Sutton in the County of Missisquoi, farmer, and Mary Hawley, Spinster of the
same place; the Banns of Marriage having been duly published and the consent
of parents given, were this day united in the bonds of Holy Matrimony in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses, by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan
Minister. 
The marriage was solemnized between us:  Stephen E. Westover  Mary Hawley
Witnesses:  * E. Hawley  Orpha Hawley  Amos Feensh  Amelia M. Conant

Image 290 GATES Marriage
On the eighth day of October in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty, William Gates, Widower, of the Township of Dunham in the County of
Missisquoi, farmer, and Elizabeth Clement, widow of Merrill Prime* of the
aforesaid Township of Dunham, were by License of the Governor General united
in the bonds of Holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses,
by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister. 
The marriage was solemnized between us:  William Gates  Elizabeth Clement
Witnesses:  Leonan* D. Brown  Lydia Brown

Image 291a BUCK Baptism
Charles Wesley, son, of Zadok Buck, farmer, in the Township of Farnham,
County of Shefford and Harriet, his wife, whose maiden name was Stone, was
born on the tenth day of July in the year one thousand eight hundred and
fifty, and was baptized on the eighteenth day of August in the same year by
me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Henry Bowker  Harriet Bowker

Image 291b HUNTER Burial
On the sixteenth day of October in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty, and in the seventy seventh year of his age, died Lydia Hunter, wife
of David Hunter, of the Township of Stanbridge, aged sixty seven years, and
was buried on the eighteenth day  of the same month by me, John Tomkins,
Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Sylvester Sweet    James Ford*

Image 292 BEATTIE Marriage
On the seventeenth day of October in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred
and fifty, George Beattie, Bachelor, of the Township of Stanbridge, in the
County of Missisquoi, farmer, and Mary Burgess, Spinster, the Banns of
Marriage having been duly published, and the consent of parents given, were
this day united in the bonds of Holy Matrimony in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses, by me, B. Hitchcock, Wesleyan Minister. 
This marriage was solemnized between us:  George Beattie   Mary Burgess
Witnesses:  William Beattie   Mary Beattie

Image 293 MEIGS Marriage
On the twenty fourth day of October in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred
and fifty, Abel Drury Meigs, Bachelor, of the Township of Dunham, in the
County of Missisquoi, farmer, and Mary Ruby Weller, Spinster, of the same
place, were, by License of the Governor General James Earl of Elgin, VC,
united in the bonds of Holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses, by me, James Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister. 
This marriage was solemnized between us:  Abel Drury Meigs  Mary R. Meigs
Witnesses:  Harley S. Meigs  Malvina  B. Langworthy  Lumus* Meigs
Luis* Stevens  Mary Stevens

Image 294a McCLARTY Baptism
Locus Hubbard, son of Wm. McCLARTY, Stone Cutter, of the Township of Sutton,
County of Missisquoi and Fanny, his wife, was born on the twenty sixth day
of Mary in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and forty seven, and was
baptized on the second day of December in the year eighteen hundred and
fifty by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Fanny McClarty  Wm. McClarty

Image 294b CARTER Burial
On the sixth day of December in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred and
fifty, and in the eighty fourth year of his age, died Ira Carter, farmer of
the Township of Farnham, in  County of Shefford, and was buried on the
eighth day  of the same month  by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  Lytkes*  **  James Burnet

Image 295 KEMP Burial
On the thirteenth day of December in the year of Our Lord eighteen hundred
and fifty, and in the thirtieth and sixth year of his age, died Mary Melissa
Brewer*, the wife of Levi Steward ** Kemp, farmer of the Township of
Stanbridge, in County of Missisquoi, and was buried on the sixteenth day of
the same month and year by me, John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister.
Witnesses:  L. S. W. Kemp H. A. Currie
End of the Register, containing forty entries, and no more.
John Tomkins, Wesleyan Minister

Image 296 is the front cover of the register of Acts of Baptisms, Marriages,
and Burials for the Dunham Methodist Church and the year 1851.

Image 297 Index for Image #296.
MARRIAGES
BATES, Elisha
WILSON, Ezra
PAYNE, Chilas
SHUFELT, Simon
FRENCH, Tertius
MARSHAL, Samuel
NORTON, Robert John
BAPTISMS
DAVIS, William George
DAVIS, Harriet A.
DAVIS, Frederick P.
DAVIS, Eliza C.
WILSON, Ezra
BULLARD, Eliza
BULLARD, MARY
BELL, George
BELL, Lucy
SARGENT, Julia A.
PALMES, John J.
MOOREHOUSE, Mary J.
BEDDLE, Hannah M.
BEDDLE, James M.
BEDDLE, Constans  M.
BEDDLE, Harriet D.
BEDDLE, John J.
Image 298 FUNERALS
TIBBET, Remanthy  C.
PICKLE, Chistily A.
CHURCH, Edgar
SMITH, Charles J.
WILSON, widow
PERKINS, Charlotte E.
KILBURN, John
SARLLES, George R.
BLAKE, Hiram
INGALLS, Jane

Image 299 is the presentation page for the register of Acts of Marriages,
Burials, and Baptisms containing twenty four folios performed by the Rev.
Thomas Ogden, Minister of the Dunham New Connexion Methodist Church for the
year 1851. The signature of a judge of the Queen's Bench appears at the
bottom.

Image 300 BATES Marriage
Banns
To all whom it may concern I do hereby certify that Elisha Bates, Yeoman of
the Township of Sutton, in the Montreal District, in the Province of Canada,
and Harriet Eliza Wallace, Spinster of the same Township, District, and
Province, were joined together in Holy Matrimony, this fifth day of February
in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty one, by me,
Thomas Ogden, In the presence of Alfred Bates  Mary Bates.
Signed:  Elisha Bates   Harriet E. Wallace


DUNHAM METHODIST CHURCH OF CANADA 1845-1879, IMAGES 301-350

IMAGE 301

Folio Three

Banns

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Ezra Wilson yeoman, and Mary Jane Mills, both of
the Township of Brome in the Montreal District and Province of Canada, were
joined together in Holy Matrimony, this tenth day of February in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden
In the presence of witnesses:
John N. Mills
Emma N. Mills

Signed: Ezra Willson
Mary Jane Mills

IMAGE 302

Folio Four

Banns

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Chilar Payne yeoman, of the Township of
Dunham, in the Montreal District, and Province of Canada, and Miss Laura
Eliza Stutson in the Township of Sutton, in the aforesaid District, were
joined together in Holy Matrimony, this fifth day of March in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden
Minister in the Methodist New Connexion.

In the presence of witnesses:
Martin Stutson
Mary M. Payne

Given under my hand the day and date above written
Chilar Payne     Thomas Ogden     Fanny E. Stutson

IMAGE 303

45Folio Five

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Simon Shufelt yeoman, and Miss Mary Anna
Freeman, both of the Township of Dunham in the Montreal District and the
Province of Canada East, were joined together in Holy Matrimony, this
sixteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden.

In the presence of witnesses:
Richard Scott
Maria Shufelt
Signed by: Simon Shufelt
Mary Ann Freeman

IMAGE 304

5thFolio Sixth

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Tertius French and Miss Martha A. Castle, both
of the Township of Sutton, and the Montreal District, were joined together
in Holy Matrimony, this tenth day of November, in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden.
In the presence of witnesses:
Killae A. Barnes
Hulda Wallace

Signed: Tertius French
Martha A. Castle

IMAGE 305

6thFolio Seven

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Samuel Marshal farmer of the Township of
Sutton in the Montreal District and in Montreal, and Province Canada East,
and Miss Isabella P. Harvey of the Township of Dunham, and of the aforesaid
District, were joined together in Holy Matrimony, this eleventh day of
December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty one,
by me Thomas Ogden given under my hand the day and date as are written.
In the presence of witnesses:
Marcellaces *Mantour*
Helen R. Harvey

Signed by: Samuel Marshall
Isabella P. Harvey

IMAGE 306

7thFolio Eight

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Robert John Norton farmer, and Orpha Rolinda
Hawley, both of the Township of Sutton in the District of Montreal, and
Province Canada East, were joined together in Holy Matrimony, this
eighteenth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden.
In presence of witnesses:
Asa B. Hawley
Huldah Wallace

Signed by: Robert J. Norton
Orpha R. Hawley

IMAGE 307

Folio Thirteen

To all whom it may concern;
I do hereby declare that the following persons were baptized by me during
the year of our Lord 1851.     T. Ogden

1st
William George fourth son of John Davis and of Maria his wife of the
Township of Shefford, was born 29 December 1839, and baptized 7th April
1851.

2nd
Harriett Emmelie second daughter of the aforesaid John and Maria Davis, was
born 15th February 1843, and baptized 7th April 1851.

3rd
Fredrick P. fifth son of the aforesaid John and Maria Davis, was born 10th
February 1848, and baptized 7th April 1851.

IMAGE 308

Folio Fourteen

4th
Eliza Canabel third daughter of the aforesaid John and Maria Davis was born
3rd October 1849, and baptized 7th April 1851.

These four baptisms were performed in the presence of Joshua Clark of
Shefford, in John Davis's house.

5th
Ezra Wilson first son of Ezra and Sarah Wilson of Brome was born 18th
January 1824, and baptized 6th May 1851 in the presence of Brad Bullard and
Thomas Elldriege.

6th
Eliza first daughter of Brad and Mary Bullard of Brome was born 26th October
1832 and baptized 6th May 1851.  Witnesses Nelson and Orpha Kimball.

IMAGE 309

Folio Fifteen

7th
Mary second daughter of Brad and Mary Bullard of Brome was born 15th
September 183?* and baptized 6th Mary 1851.  Witnesses Andrew Syllu and
Hiram Heath.

8th
George Bell second son of John and Sarah Bell of Shefford was born 12th
April 1776 and baptized 27th August 1851.   Witnesses Enoch and Rebecca
Sargent.

9th
Lucy Bell second daughter of James and Lydia Foredice of Dunham was born
fourth day of November 1780 and baptized 27th August 1851. 
Witnesses Enoch and Rebecca Sargent

IMAGE 310

Folio Sixteen

10th
Julio Alma Sargent first daughter of Enoch and Rebekah Sargent of Brome was
born 6th August 1829 and baptized 27th August 1851.
Witnesses George and Lucy Bell

11th
John James Palmer first son of Peter and Mary Palmer of Brome was born 18th
January 1825 and baptized 27th August 1851.
Witnesses Enoch and Rebekah Sargent

12th
Mary Jane Moorhouse first daughter of John and Isabella Ladd of Brome was
born September 7th 1806 and baptized October 5th 1851.
Witnesses John Ruiter and Freeman Eldreige

IMAGE 311

13.
Hannah Maria first daughter of John and Hannah Beddle of the Township of
Farnham, was born 19 November 1840 and baptized 30th of December 1851.

14.
James Matthias third son of the aforesaid parents was born 27th March 1846,
and baptized 30th December 1851.

15.
Constans Monroe fourth son of the aforesaid parent, was born 17th April 1848
and baptized 30th December 1851.

Folio Seventeen

16.
Harriet Dafny third daughter of the same John and Hannah Beddle of Farnham,
was born 19th May 1850, and baptized 30th December 1851.

17.
John Jackson fifth son of the aforesaid was born 25th of August 1851, and
baptized 30th December 1851.

These five baptisms performed in the house of John and Hannah Beddle by me
Thomas Ogden.

IMAGE 312

Folio Eighteen

To all whom it may concern I do hereby certify that the following persons
were buried by me during the year of our Lord 1851. - viz.

1st
Rennithy C., first daughter of Solomon and Rachel Tibbet, of Brome, died 5th
January and was buried on the 6th instant 1851. Aged six months.

2nd
Chistily Ann second daughter of Peter and Judith Pickle of Brome, died 31st
January and buried 2nd February 1851. Aged 8 years and 3 months.

3rd
Edgar Church of Dunham died 16th February and buried 19th 1851. Aged 28
years and 1 month.

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4th
Charles G. Smith third son of Luther and Sarah Smith of Saint Armond died
27th Feb 1851, and was buried 1st March 1851. Aged 35 years and 7 months.

5th
Widow Wilson of Brome died on the first and buried on the third day of March
1851. Aged 50 years.

Folio Twenty

To all whom it may concern, I do hereby declare the following persons were
buried by me during the year of our Lord 1851.

6th
Charlotte E. Perkins wife of Johnson Perkins of Dunham died 29th April and
was buried 1st May 1851 in the Harvey graveyard.  Aged 26 years.

7th
John first son of James and Sarah Kilbevin of Dunham died 14 April, and was
buried in the Scott graveyard 16th April 1851. Aged 20 years.

8th
George Rufel first son of George Lewis, and Rachel Sarlls of Dunham died 9th
July 1851, and buried 11th July 1851. Aged 4 years & 2 months. Buried in
Scotts graveyard.

IMAGE 314

Folio Twenty One

9th
Hiram, first son of John, and Orra Blake of Dunham died 9th July 1851, and
buried 12th instant, in his father's garden in the year 1851. Aged 14 years
& 10 months.

10th
Jane, third daughter of Tethora A. and Mary Ingalls of Dunham, died 20th
August, and buried in Harvey graveyard  22nd instant. Aged 16 years & 9
months.

11th
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IMAGE 315

1851Meth Church At Dunham Year 1851

IMAGE 316

Folio Seventeen

Index to Marriages

Beerwort Henry   Folio Two
Bechaard Mark   Folio Three
Heath D. Cyrus   Folio Fifteen
Beard H. William   Folio Sixteen

Index to Baptisms

Eldredge M. Peter   Folio Four
Heath Hiram   Folio Five
Joil Susannah   Folio Six
Ingalls Amanda Jane   Folio Seven
Ingalls Elvira Ruth   Folio Eight
Bates Allen John   Folio Nine
Aitkens Elmira   Folio Ten
Aitkens Elvida Sarah   Folio Eleven
Harvey Charles   Folio Twelve
Harvey Permelia Issabela   Folio Thirteen
Harvey Ruhamah Helen   Folio Fourteen

IMAGE 317

Folio One

This Book containing twenty eight folios or double pages, presented by the
Reverend Horatio Nelson Kimball of the New Connexian Church Circuit of
Dunham in the District of Montreal to serve as a register for the acts of
Baptisms, Marriages and Burials to be performed by him or his Succepons in
the said Circuit of Dunham for the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred & fifty one, and was this day numbered and authenticated by the Seal
of the Court & the signature of the Honourable Charles Mondelet one of the
Justices of the Superior Court of Lower Canada in the province of Canada
this 21st day of January 1851.
Charles Mondelet
[signature]
G. J. F.
IMAGE 318

Folio Two

Marriage
Henry Beerwort of Glaraneville bachelor and Julia Ann Kirby of the Township
of Sutton spinster were married after the due publication of banns on the
fourth day of February one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Minister
Henry Beerwort
Julia Ann Kirby
Witnesses: George S. Clark
Eliza J. Clark

IMAGE 319

Folio Three

Marriage
Mark Richaurd of the Township of Stukeley bachelor and Margaret Stone of
Brome spinster were married after the due publication of banns on the
eighteenth day of June one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Minister
Mark K. Richaurd
Margaret Stone

Witnesses: Sylvenus Stone
Elisabeth Stone

IMAGE 320

Folio Four

Baptism
Peter M. Eldredge of the Township of Brome aged nineteen years was baptized
May the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: Chandler Heath
Andrew Liby

IMAGE 321

Folio Five

Baptism
Hiram Heath of the Township of Brome aged twenty nine years was baptized May
the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: Chandler Heath
Andrew Liby

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Folio Sixth

Baptism
Susanna Joil of the Township of Brome aged twenty nine years was baptized
May the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: Chandler Heath
Andrew Liby

IMAGE 323

Folio Seven

Baptism
Jane Amanda Ingalls of St. Armand aged fifteen years was baptized August the
first day one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: Ruth C. Ingalls
Mary M. Ingalls

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Folio Eight

Baptism
Ruth Elvira Ingalls of St. Armand aged nineteen years was baptized September
the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 325

Folio Nine

Baptism
John Alen Bates of the Township of Dunham aged nineteen years was baptized
September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 326

Folio Ten

Baptism
Almira Aitkins of the Township of Dunham aged twenty two years was baptized
September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 327

Folio Eleven

Baptism
Sarah Elvira Aitkins of the Township of Dunham aged nineteen years was
baptized September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 328

Folio Twelve

Baptism
Charles Harvey of the Township of Dunham aged twenty years was baptized
September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 329

Folio Thirteen

Baptism
Issabella Permelia Harvey of the Township of Dunham aged eighteen years was
baptized September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 330

Folio Fourteen

Baptism
Helen Ruhamah Harvey of the Township of Dunham aged fifteen years was
baptized September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 331

Folio Fifteen

Marriage
Cyrus D. Heath of the Township of Farnham bachelor and Harriet Carpenter of
the Township of Farnham spinster were married after the due publication of
banns on the twenty ninth day of October one thousand eight hundred and
fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Syrus D. Heath
Harriet Carpenter

Witnesses: Thomas Sloggett
Lucretia Sloggett

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Folio Sixteen

Marriage
William H. Beard of the Township of Brome bachelor and Charity Palmer of the
Township of Broom spinster were married after the due publication of banns
on the twenty ninth day of October one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
William H. Beard
Charity M. Palmer
Witnesses: Levi G. Beard
Mabel E. Palmer

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1851Meth ChurchAt DunhamYear 1851

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Folio Thirty Four

Index

Ailkin JohnBur.Fol. 2
Buck Mary M.Bur.Fol. 2
Briggs AlvinaBap.Fol. 4
Brown NaomiBap.Fol. 9
Biddle Eliza JaneBap.Fol. 11
Biddle CarolineBap.Fol. 11
Burnett ChristianBur.Fol. 13
Bennett Sarah L.Bap.Fol. 14
Corey BenedictBap.Fol. 4
Church Duff J.Bap.Fol. 7
Clement HenryMar.Fol. 8
Cairns SamuelBap.Fol. 10
Cairns AgnesBap.Fol. 10
Dearborn EbenezerBur.Fol. 7
Harr IsedoraBap.Fol. 5
Farnham Sarah L. S.Bur.Fol. 9
Garrick A. A.Bap.Fol. 6
Golland Hannibal S.Bap.Fol. 12
Holden Ernest AlbertBap.Fol. 6
Hetherington Mary AnnBap.Fol. 10
Hetherington AndrewBap.Fol. 10
Hetherington RebeccaBap.Fol. 10
*Hope* GeorgeMar.Fol. 12
Jackson Martha JuneBur.Fol. 3
Jennings Deborah M.Bur.Fol. 8

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Kathan Cyrus S.Bap.Fol. 3
Lent AnnBap.Fol. 4
Meigs CeliaBap.Fol. 5
Mofatt OrahBur.Fol. 11
O'Halloram JamesMar.Fol. 2
Paekard EugeniaBap.Fol. 5
Powers Martha P.Bur.Fol. 11
Robinson Rhoda AnnBap.Fol. 4
Ruiter EuniceBap.Fol. 6
Shufelt Thomas F.Bap.Fol. 3
Smith Angus HoldenBap.Fol. 5
Stevens Charles O.Bap.Fol. 6
Stevens Mary G.Bap.Fol. 7
Truax Jane C.Bur.Fol. 13
Wells Alonzo WoodBap.Fol. 3

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Rhoda Ann born Jan 7 1832
Benf, Adelia Robinson   Stanbridge

Alvina Briggs - James Y. Bethana Born Nov. 4th 1829   Stanbridge

Benedict Henry - Born Feb. 7 1800
Ann - daughter of David Asma Lent was born Sept. 20 1809

Charlotte Mellintra daughter of Jelly & Sarah Blakely was born May 22 1819
Stanbridge

On the 16th day of May 1851 - died Ebenezer Dearborn in the 56th year of his
age. Farmer of Sutton - and was buried on the 18th of same.

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Folio One

This Book, containing thirty six folios or double pages was presented by the
Reverend John Tomkins, Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist Congregation in
the Circuit of Dunham, to serve as a register for the acts of Baptisms
Marriages, and Burials to be performed by him and his successors in the
aforesaid Circuit of Dunham for the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-one, and was this day numbered and authenticated by the
Seal of the Court and the signature of the Honorable Charles Mondelet one of
the Judges of the Superior Court of Lower Canada.
Montreal, 5th December, 1850Charles Mondelet  [signature]
J. S. C.
[Seal Affixed]

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Folio Two

Marriage of O'Halloran.
On the fifteenth of January, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, James O'Halloran, Bachelor, of the Township of
Dunham, in the County of Missisquoi, Attorney at Law, and Mary Ann Finley,
Spinster, being a minor, of the Township of Dunham in the County of
Missisquoi, aforesaid, by License of the Governor General James Earl of
Elgin to be united in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses. by me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister

This marriage wasJames O'Halloran
solemnized between us: Mary Ann Finley

Witnesses: Lydia A. Brown
George Clement

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Burial of Ailkin.
On the fourth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, and in the fifty seventh year of his age, died John
Ailkin, farmer of the Township of Dunham in the County of Missisquoi; and
was buried on the sixth day of the same month and year.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: John Armstrong
E. Baker

Burial of Buck M.M.
On the tenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and fifty one, and in the twenty first year of her age, died Mary Maria,
daughter of Belus Buck and of Hannah his wife, of the Township of Dunham in
the County of Missisquoi, and was buried on the twelfth day of the same
month and year.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Robert Glint
Charles England

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Folio Three

Burial of Jackson.
On the twelfth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, and in the ninth year of her age, died Martha June,
daughter of Joseph Addison Jackson and of Almira his wife, of Broome in the
County of Shefford, and was buried on the fifteenth day of the same month
and year.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Joseph A. Jackson
Almira Jackson

Baptism of Shufelt.
Thomas Forrest, son of Cyrus Cleavland Shufelt, and Mary his wife, whose
maiden name was Pettis, of the Township of Dunham in the County of
Missisquoi, was born on the fourth day of January in the year one thousand
eight hundred and fifty one; and was baptized on the twenty seventh of March
in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: C. C. Shufelt
Mary Shufelt

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Baptism of Wells.
Alonzo Wood, son of Gilbert Wells, and of Julia his wife, whose maiden name
was Wells, of the Township of Dunham, in the County of Missisquoi, was born
May the fourteenth in the year one thousand eight hundred and forty nine;
and was baptized on the twenty seventh of March in the year eighteen hundred
and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Gilbert Wells
Julia Wells

Baptism of Shufelt.
Earl Shufelt, son of Earl Wood Kathan, and of Harriet his wife, whose maiden
name was Shufelt, of the Township of Dunham in the County of Missisquoi, was
born the twenty first day of March in the year one thousand eight hundred
and forty nine; and baptized on the twenty seventh of March eighteen hundred
and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Earl H. Kathan
Harriet Kathan

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Folio Four

Baptism of Robinson.
Rhoda Ann, daughter of Benjamin Robinson, farmer, and of Adelia his wife, of
the Township of Stanbridge, in the County of Missisquoi, was born on the
seventh day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and thirty two; and was baptized on the thirtieth day of March in the year
eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: E. J. Briggs
I. R. Briggs

Baptism of Briggs.
Alvina, daughter of James Briggs, and of Bethana, his wife, farmer, of the
Stanbridge in the County of Missisquoi, was born on the fourth of November
in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty nine; and was
baptized on the thirtieth day of March in the year of our Lord eighteen
hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: E. J. Briggs
I. R. Briggs

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Baptism of Corey B.
Benedict, son of John and Ruth Corey, of the Township of Stanbridge in the
County of Missisquoi, was born in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred, on the seventh day of February; and was baptized on the thirtieth
day of March in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: E. J. Briggs
I. R. Briggs

Baptism of Corey A.
Ann, daughter of David and Ruth Lent, of the Township of Stanbridge in the
County of Missisquoi, was born on the twentieth of September in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seven; and was baptized on the
thirtieth day of March in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and fifty
one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: E. J. Briggs
I. R. Briggs

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Folio Five

Baptism of Farr.
Isedora, daughter of John Farr, of the Township of Dunham, in the County of
Missisquoi, cabinet-maker, and Wilhelmina his wife, was born on the ninth
day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty
one; and was baptized on the ninth  day of April in the aforesaid year.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: John Farr, father
Wilhelmina Farr, mother

Baptism of Smith.
Angus Holden, son of James Harvey Smith of the Eastern Parish of St. Armand,
in the County of Missisquoi, Trader, and of Emily Holden, his wife, whose
maiden name was Holden, was born on the twentieth day of June in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty; and was baptized on the
twentieth day of April in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: J. H. Smith, father
E. H. Smith, mother


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Baptism of Meigs.
Celia, daughter of Harley Sanderson Meigs. of the Township of Stanbridge, in
the County of Missisquoi, farmer, and of Emily his wife, whose maiden name
was Scott, was born on the ninth day of February in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty one; and was baptized on the twenty seventh
day of April in the same year.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Harley S. Meigs, father
Emily Meigs, mother


Baptism of Packard.
Eugenia Ama, daughter of Almon Dunbar Packard of Stanbridge in the County of
Missisiquoi, joiner, and of Alzinoa Sarah, his wife, whose maiden name was
Stone, was born on the thirtieth day of December in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and forty nine; and was baptized on the fourth day of
May in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Almon D. Packard
Alzinoa S. Packard

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Folio Six

Baptism of Holden.
Earnest Albert, son of Rodney Holden, of the Township of Dunham in the
County of Missisquoi, and of Mary his wife, whose maiden name was Dunning,
was born on the third day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty; and was baptized on the eleventh day of May in the
year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Rodney Holden
Mary Holden
Baptism of Garrick.
Alace Adelaide, daughter of Joseph Garrick of the Township of Dunham in the
County of Missisquoi, farmer, and of Laura his wife, whose maiden name
Holden, was born on the twenty second day of June in the year of our Lord
one thousand eight hundred and fifty; and was baptized on the eleventh day
of May in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Joseph Garrick
Laura Garrick

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Baptism Ruiter
Eunice, daughter of Nelson Ruiter, farmer, of the Township of Dunham, in the
County of Missisquoi, and of Eleanor his wife, was born on the seventeenth
day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty
one; and was baptized on the eleventh day of May in the same year.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Nelson Ruiter
Eleanor Ruiter

Baptism Stevens C. O.
Charles Orlando, son of Levi Stevens, Trader, of the Township of Dunham, in
the County of Missisquoi, and of Mary his wife, whose maiden name was Wing,
was born on the twentieth day of September, in the year eighteen hundred and
forty two; and was baptized on the seventeenth day of May in the year
eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Levi Stevens
Mary Stevens

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Folio Seven

Baptism Stevens M. G.
Mary Gertrude, daughter of Levi Stevens, Trader, of the Township of Dunham,
in the County of Missisquoi, and of Mary his wife, whose maiden name was
Wing, was born on the twenty sixth day of May, in the year eighteen hundred
and forty seven; and was baptized on the seventeenth day of May in the year
eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Levi Stevens
Mary Stevens


Burial of Dearborn E.
On the sixteenth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, and in the fifty sixth year of his age died Ebenezer
Dearborn, farmer, of the Township of Sutton in the County of Missisquoi; and
was buried on the eighteenth day of the same month and year.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: **** A. *Cuniz*
John Watson

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Baptism of Church D. S.
Duff Stevens, son of Henry A. Church, Farmer and Tavern-Keeper, of the
Township of Dunham in the County of Missisquoi, and of Emily E. his wife,
whose maiden name was Stevens, was born on the fifteenth day of December in
the year eighteen hundred and fifty; and was baptized on the seventh day of
June in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Henry A. Church, father
Emily E. Church, mother

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Folio Eighth

Deborah Matilda daughter of Washington I. Jennings of the Township of Dunham
farmer, departed this life on the twenty third of June one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one and was buried the twenty fifth day of the same month
and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: George Clement
E. Clement

DUNHAM METHODIST CHURCH OF CANADA 1845-1879, IMAGES 301-350

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Folio Three

Banns

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Ezra Wilson yeoman, and Mary Jane Mills, both of
the Township of Brome in the Montreal District and Province of Canada, were
joined together in Holy Matrimony, this tenth day of February in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden

In the presence of witnesses:
John N. Mills
Emma N. Mills

Signed: Ezra Willson
Mary Jane Mills

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Folio Four

Banns

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Chilar Payne yeoman, of the Township of
Dunham, in the Montreal District, and Province of Canada, and Miss Laura
Eliza Stutson in the Township of Sutton, in the aforesaid District, were
joined together in Holy Matrimony, this fifth day of March in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden
Minister in the Methodist New Connexion.

In the presence of witnesses:
Martin Stutson
Mary M. Payne

Given under my hand the day and date above written
Chilar Payne     Thomas Ogden     Fanny E. Stutson

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45Folio Five

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Simon Shufelt yeoman, and Miss Mary Anna
Freeman, both of the Township of Dunham in the Montreal District and the
Province of Canada East, were joined together in Holy Matrimony, this
sixteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden.

In the presence of witnesses:
Richard Scott
Maria Shufelt

Signed by: Simon Shufelt
Mary Ann Freeman

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5thFolio Sixth

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Tertius French and Miss Martha A. Castle, both
of the Township of Sutton, and the Montreal District, were joined together
in Holy Matrimony, this tenth day of November, in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden.

In the presence of witnesses:
Killae A. Barnes
Hulda Wallace

Signed: Tertius French
Martha A. Castle

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6thFolio Seven

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Samuel Marshal farmer of the Township of
Sutton in the Montreal District and in Montreal, and Province Canada East,
and Miss Isabella P. Harvey of the Township of Dunham, and of the aforesaid
District, were joined together in Holy Matrimony, this eleventh day of
December, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty one,
by me Thomas Ogden given under my hand the day and date as are written.

In the presence of witnesses:
Marcellaces *Mantour*
Helen R. Harvey

Signed by: Samuel Marshall
Isabella P. Harvey

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7thFolio Eight

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Mr. Robert John Norton farmer, and Orpha Rolinda
Hawley, both of the Township of Sutton in the District of Montreal, and
Province Canada East, were joined together in Holy Matrimony, this
eighteenth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, by me Thomas Ogden.

In presence of witnesses:
Asa B. Hawley
Huldah Wallace

Signed by: Robert J. Norton
Orpha R. Hawley

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Folio Thirteen
To all whom it may concern;
I do hereby declare that the following persons were baptized by me during
the year of our Lord 1851.     T. Ogden

1st
William George fourth son of John Davis and of Maria his wife of the
Township of Shefford, was born 29 December 1839, and baptized 7th April
1851.

2nd
Harriett Emmelie second daughter of the aforesaid John and Maria Davis, was
born 15th February 1843, and baptized 7th April 1851.

3rd
Fredrick P. fifth son of the aforesaid John and Maria Davis, was born 10th
February 1848, and baptized 7th April 1851.

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Folio Fourteen

4th
Eliza Canabel third daughter of the aforesaid John and Maria Davis was born
3rd October 1849, and baptized 7th April 1851.

These four baptisms were performed in the presence of Joshua Clark of
Shefford, in John Davis's house.

5th
Ezra Wilson first son of Ezra and Sarah Wilson of Brome was born 18th
January 1824, and baptized 6th May 1851 in the presence of Brad Bullard and
Thomas Elldriege.

6th
Eliza first daughter of Brad and Mary Bullard of Brome was born 26th October
1832 and baptized 6th May 1851.  Witnesses Nelson and Orpha Kimball.

IMAGE 309

Folio Fifteen

7th
Mary second daughter of Brad and Mary Bullard of Brome was born 15th
September 183?* and baptized 6th Mary 1851.  Witnesses Andrew Syllu and
Hiram Heath.

8th
George Bell second son of John and Sarah Bell of Shefford was born 12th
April 1776 and baptized 27th August 1851.   Witnesses Enoch and Rebecca
Sargent.

9th
Lucy Bell second daughter of James and Lydia Foredice of Dunham was born
fourth day of November 1780 and baptized 27th August 1851. 
Witnesses Enoch and Rebecca Sargent

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Folio Sixteen

10th
Julio Alma Sargent first daughter of Enoch and Rebekah Sargent of Brome was
born 6th August 1829 and baptized 27th August 1851.
Witnesses George and Lucy Bell


11th
John James Palmer first son of Peter and Mary Palmer of Brome was born 18th
January 1825 and baptized 27th August 1851.
Witnesses Enoch and Rebekah Sargent

12th
Mary Jane Moorhouse first daughter of John and Isabella Ladd of Brome was
born September 7th 1806 and baptized October 5th 1851.
Witnesses John Ruiter and Freeman Eldreige

IMAGE 311

13.
Hannah Maria first daughter of John and Hannah Beddle of the Township of
Farnham, was born 19 November 1840 and baptized 30th of December 1851.

14.
James Matthias third son of the aforesaid parents was born 27th March 1846,
and baptized 30th December 1851.

15.
Constans Monroe fourth son of the aforesaid parent, was born 17th April 1848
and baptized 30th December 1851.

Folio Seventeen

16.
Harriet Dafny third daughter of the same John and Hannah Beddle of Farnham,
was born 19th May 1850, and baptized 30th December 1851.

17.
John Jackson fifth son of the aforesaid was born 25th of August 1851, and
baptized 30th December 1851.

These five baptisms performed in the house of John and Hannah Beddle by me
Thomas Ogden.

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Folio Eighteen

To all whom it may concern I do hereby certify that the following persons
were buried by me during the year of our Lord 1851. - viz.

1st
Rennithy C., first daughter of Solomon and Rachel Tibbet, of Brome, died 5th
January and was buried on the 6th instant 1851. Aged six months.

2nd
Chistily Ann second daughter of Peter and Judith Pickle of Brome, died 31st
January and buried 2nd February 1851. Aged 8 years and 3 months.

3rd
Edgar Church of Dunham died 16th February and buried 19th 1851. Aged 28
years and 1 month.

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***Correct six

4th
Charles G. Smith third son of Luther and Sarah Smith of Saint Armond died
27th Feb 1851, and was buried 1st March 1851. Aged 35 years and 7 months.

5th
Widow Wilson of Brome died on the first and buried on the third day of March
1851. Aged 50 years.

Folio Twenty

To all whom it may concern, I do hereby declare the following persons were
buried by me during the year of our Lord 1851.

6th
Charlotte E. Perkins wife of Johnson Perkins of Dunham died 29th April and
was buried 1st May 1851 in the Harvey graveyard.  Aged 26 years.

7th
John first son of James and Sarah Kilbevin of Dunham died 14 April, and was
buried in the Scott graveyard 16th April 1851. Aged 20 years.

8th
George Rufel first son of George Lewis, and Rachel Sarlls of Dunham died 9th
July 1851, and buried 11th July 1851. Aged 4 years & 2 months. Buried in
Scotts graveyard.

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Folio Twenty One

9th
Hiram, first son of John, and Orra Blake of Dunham died 9th July 1851, and
buried 12th instant, in his father's garden in the year 1851. Aged 14 years
& 10 months.

10th
Jane, third daughter of Tethora A. and Mary Ingalls of Dunham, died 20th
August, and buried in Harvey graveyard  22nd instant. Aged 16 years & 9
months.

11th
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1851 Meth Church At Dunham Year 1851

IMAGE 316

Folio Seventeen

Index to Marriages

Beerwort Henry   Folio Two
Bechaard Mark   Folio Three
Heath D. Cyrus   Folio Fifteen
Beard H. William   Folio Sixteen

Index to Baptisms

Eldredge M. Peter   Folio Four
Heath Hiram   Folio Five
Joil Susannah   Folio Six
Ingalls Amanda Jane   Folio Seven
Ingalls Elvira Ruth   Folio Eight
Bates Allen John   Folio Nine
Aitkens Elmira   Folio Ten
Aitkens Elvida Sarah   Folio Eleven
Harvey Charles   Folio Twelve
Harvey Permelia Issabela   Folio Thirteen
Harvey Ruhamah Helen   Folio Fourteen

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Folio One

This Book containing twenty eight folios or double pages, presented by the
Reverend Horatio Nelson Kimball of the New Connexian Church Circuit of
Dunham in the District of Montreal to serve as a register for the acts of
Baptisms, Marriages and Burials to be performed by him or his Succepons in
the said Circuit of Dunham for the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred & fifty one, and was this day numbered and authenticated by the Seal
of the Court & the signature of the Honourable Charles Mondelet one of the
Justices of the Superior Court of Lower Canada in the province of Canada
this 21st day of January 1851.
Charles Mondelet
[signature]
G. J. F.
IMAGE 318

Folio Two

Marriage
Henry Beerwort of Glaraneville bachelor and Julia Ann Kirby of the Township
of Sutton spinster were married after the due publication of banns on the
fourth day of February one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Minister
Henry Beerwort
Julia Ann Kirby

Witnesses: George S. Clark
Eliza J. Clark

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Folio Three

Marriage
Mark Richaurd of the Township of Stukeley bachelor and Margaret Stone of
Brome spinster were married after the due publication of banns on the
eighteenth day of June one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Minister
Mark K. Richaurd
Margaret Stone

Witnesses: Sylvenus Stone
Elisabeth Stone

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Folio Four

Baptism
Peter M. Eldredge of the Township of Brome aged nineteen years was baptized
May the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: Chandler Heath
Andrew Liby

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Folio Five

Baptism
Hiram Heath of the Township of Brome aged twenty nine years was baptized May
the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: Chandler Heath
Andrew Liby

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Folio Sixth

Baptism
Susanna Joil of the Township of Brome aged twenty nine years was baptized
May the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: Chandler Heath
Andrew Liby

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Folio Seven

Baptism
Jane Amanda Ingalls of St. Armand aged fifteen years was baptized August the
first day one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By me
H. N. Kimball
Witnesses: Ruth C. Ingalls
Mary M. Ingalls

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Folio Eight

Baptism
Ruth Elvira Ingalls of St. Armand aged nineteen years was baptized September
the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 325

Folio Nine

Baptism
John Alen Bates of the Township of Dunham aged nineteen years was baptized
September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 326

Folio Ten

Baptism
Almira Aitkins of the Township of Dunham aged twenty two years was baptized
September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

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Folio Eleven

Baptism
Sarah Elvira Aitkins of the Township of Dunham aged nineteen years was
baptized September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 328

Folio Twelve

Baptism
Charles Harvey of the Township of Dunham aged twenty years was baptized
September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 329

Folio Thirteen

Baptism
Issabella Permelia Harvey of the Township of Dunham aged eighteen years was
baptized September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

IMAGE 330

Folio Fourteen

Baptism
Helen Ruhamah Harvey of the Township of Dunham aged fifteen years was
baptized September the seventh one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Witnesses: James P. Kimball
Orpha Kimball

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Folio Fifteen

Marriage
Cyrus D. Heath of the Township of Farnham bachelor and Harriet Carpenter of
the Township of Farnham spinster were married after the due publication of
banns on the twenty ninth day of October one thousand eight hundred and
fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
Syrus D. Heath
Harriet Carpenter

Witnesses: Thomas Sloggett
Lucretia Sloggett

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Folio Sixteen

Marriage
William H. Beard of the Township of Brome bachelor and Charity Palmer of the
Township of Broom spinster were married after the due publication of banns
on the twenty ninth day of October one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.
By meH. N. Kimball
William H. Beard
Charity M. Palmer

Witnesses: Levi G. Beard
Mabel E. Palmer

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Folio Thirty Four

Index

Ailkin JohnBur.Fol. 2
Buck Mary M.Bur.Fol. 2
Briggs AlvinaBap.Fol. 4
Brown NaomiBap.Fol. 9
Biddle Eliza JaneBap.Fol. 11
Biddle CarolineBap.Fol. 11
Burnett ChristianBur.Fol. 13
Bennett Sarah L.Bap.Fol. 14
Corey BenedictBap.Fol. 4
Church Duff J.Bap.Fol. 7
Clement HenryMar.Fol. 8
Cairns SamuelBap.Fol. 10
Cairns AgnesBap.Fol. 10
Dearborn EbenezerBur.Fol. 7
Harr IsedoraBap.Fol. 5
Farnham Sarah L. S.Bur.Fol. 9
Garrick A. A.Bap.Fol. 6
Golland Hannibal S.Bap.Fol. 12
Holden Ernest AlbertBap.Fol. 6
Hetherington Mary AnnBap.Fol. 10
Hetherington AndrewBap.Fol. 10
Hetherington RebeccaBap.Fol. 10
*Hope* GeorgeMar.Fol. 12
Jackson Martha JuneBur.Fol. 3
Jennings Deborah M.Bur.Fol. 8

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Kathan Cyrus S.Bap.Fol. 3
Lent AnnBap.Fol. 4
Meigs CeliaBap.Fol. 5
Mofatt OrahBur.Fol. 11
O'Halloram JamesMar.Fol. 2
Paekard EugeniaBap.Fol. 5
Powers Martha P.Bur.Fol. 11
Robinson Rhoda AnnBap.Fol. 4
Ruiter EuniceBap.Fol. 6
Shufelt Thomas F.Bap.Fol. 3
Smith Angus HoldenBap.Fol. 5
Stevens Charles O.Bap.Fol. 6
Stevens Mary G.Bap.Fol. 7
Truax Jane C.Bur.Fol. 13
Wells Alonzo WoodBap.Fol. 3

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Rhoda Ann born Jan 7 1832
Benf, Adelia Robinson   Stanbridge
Alvina Briggs - James Y. Bethana Born Nov. 4th 1829   Stanbridge
Benedict Henry - Born Feb. 7 1800
Ann - daughter of David Asma Lent was born Sept. 20 1809

Charlotte Mellintra daughter of Jelly & Sarah Blakely was born May 22 1819
Stanbridge

On the 16th day of May 1851 - died Ebenezer Dearborn in the 56th year of his
age. Farmer of Sutton - and was buried on the 18th of same.

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Folio One

This Book, containing thirty six folios or double pages was presented by the
Reverend John Tomkins, Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist Congregation in
the Circuit of Dunham, to serve as a register for the acts of Baptisms
Marriages, and Burials to be performed by him and his successors in the
aforesaid Circuit of Dunham for the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-one, and was this day numbered and authenticated by the
Seal of the Court and the signature of the Honorable Charles Mondelet one of
the Judges of the Superior Court of Lower Canada.
Montreal, 5th December, 1850Charles Mondelet  [signature]
J. S. C.
[Seal Affixed]

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Folio Two

Marriage of O'Halloran.
On the fifteenth of January, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, James O'Halloran, Bachelor, of the Township of
Dunham, in the County of Missisquoi, Attorney at Law, and Mary Ann Finley,
Spinster, being a minor, of the Township of Dunham in the County of
Missisquoi, aforesaid, by License of the Governor General James Earl of
Elgin to be united in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses.By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
This marriage wasJames O'Halloran
solemnized between us: Mary Ann Finley

Witnesses: Lydia A. Brown
George Clement

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Burial of Ailkin.
On the fourth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, and in the fifty seventh year of his age, died John
Ailkin, farmer of the Township of Dunham in the County of Missisquoi; and
was buried on the sixth day of the same month and year.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: John Armstrong
E. Baker

Burial of Buck M.M.
On the tenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and fifty one, and in the twenty first year of her age, died Mary Maria,
daughter of Belus Buck and of Hannah his wife, of the Township of Dunham in
the County of Missisquoi, and was buried on the twelfth day of the same
month and year.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Robert Glint
Charles England

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Folio Three

Burial of Jackson.
On the twelfth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, and in the ninth year of her age, died Martha June,
daughter of Joseph Addison Jackson and of Almira his wife, of Broome in the
County of Shefford, and was buried on the fifteenth day of the same month
and year.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Joseph A. Jackson
Almira Jackson


Baptism of Shufelt.
Thomas Forrest, son of Cyrus Cleavland Shufelt, and Mary his wife, whose
maiden name was Pettis, of the Township of Dunham in the County of
Missisquoi, was born on the fourth day of January in the year one thousand
eight hundred and fifty one; and was baptized on the twenty seventh of March
in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: C. C. Shufelt
Mary Shufelt

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Baptism of Wells.
Alonzo Wood, son of Gilbert Wells, and of Julia his wife, whose maiden name
was Wells, of the Township of Dunham, in the County of Missisquoi, was born
May the fourteenth in the year one thousand eight hundred and forty nine;
and was baptized on the twenty seventh of March in the year eighteen hundred
and fifty one.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Gilbert Wells
Julia Wells


Baptism of Shufelt.
Earl Shufelt, son of Earl Wood Kathan, and of Harriet his wife, whose maiden
name was Shufelt, of the Township of Dunham in the County of Missisquoi, was
born the twenty first day of March in the year one thousand eight hundred
and forty nine; and baptized on the twenty seventh of March eighteen hundred
and fifty one.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Earl H. Kathan
Harriet Kathan

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Folio Four

Baptism of Robinson.
Rhoda Ann, daughter of Benjamin Robinson, farmer, and of Adelia his wife, of
the Township of Stanbridge, in the County of Missisquoi, was born on the
seventh day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and thirty two; and was baptized on the thirtieth day of March in the year
eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: E. J. Briggs
I. R. Briggs


Baptism of Briggs.
Alvina, daughter of James Briggs, and of Bethana, his wife, farmer, of the
Stanbridge in the County of Missisquoi, was born on the fourth of November
in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty nine; and was
baptized on the thirtieth day of March in the year of our Lord eighteen
hundred and fifty one.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: E. J. Briggs
I. R. Briggs

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Baptism of Corey B.
Benedict, son of John and Ruth Corey, of the Township of Stanbridge in the
County of Missisquoi, was born in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred, on the seventh day of February; and was baptized on the thirtieth
day of March in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: E. J. Briggs
I. R. Briggs

Baptism of Corey A.
Ann, daughter of David and Ruth Lent, of the Township of Stanbridge in the
County of Missisquoi, was born on the twentieth of September in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seven; and was baptized on the
thirtieth day of March in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and fifty
one.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: E. J. Briggs
I. R. Briggs

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Folio Five

Baptism of Farr.
Isedora, daughter of John Farr, of the Township of Dunham, in the County of
Missisquoi, cabinet-maker, and Wilhelmina his wife, was born on the ninth
day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty
one; and was baptized on the ninth  day of April in the aforesaid year.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: John Farr, father
Wilhelmina Farr, mother


Baptism of Smith.
Angus Holden, son of James Harvey Smith of the Eastern Parish of St. Armand,
in the County of Missisquoi, Trader, and of Emily Holden, his wife, whose
maiden name was Holden, was born on the twentieth day of June in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty; and was baptized on the
twentieth day of April in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: J. H. Smith, father
E. H. Smith, mother

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Baptism of Meigs.
Celia, daughter of Harley Sanderson Meigs. of the Township of Stanbridge, in
the County of Missisquoi, farmer, and of Emily his wife, whose maiden name
was Scott, was born on the ninth day of February in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty one; and was baptized on the twenty seventh
day of April in the same year.
By me John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Harley S. Meigs, father
Emily Meigs, mother

Baptism of Packard.
Eugenia Ama, daughter of Almon Dunbar Packard of Stanbridge in the County of
Missisiquoi, joiner, and of Alzinoa Sarah, his wife, whose maiden name was
Stone, was born on the thirtieth day of December in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and forty nine; and was baptized on the fourth day of
May in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Almon D. Packard
Alzinoa S. Packard

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Folio Six

Baptism of Holden.
Earnest Albert, son of Rodney Holden, of the Township of Dunham in the
County of Missisquoi, and of Mary his wife, whose maiden name was Dunning,
was born on the third day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty; and was baptized on the eleventh day of May in the
year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Rodney Holden
Mary Holden

Baptism of Garrick.
Alace Adelaide, daughter of Joseph Garrick of the Township of Dunham in the
County of Missisquoi, farmer, and of Laura his wife, whose maiden name
Holden, was born on the twenty second day of June in the year of our Lord
one thousand eight hundred and fifty; and was baptized on the eleventh day
of May in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Joseph Garrick
Laura Garrick

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Baptism Ruiter
Eunice, daughter of Nelson Ruiter, farmer, of the Township of Dunham, in the
County of Missisquoi, and of Eleanor his wife, was born on the seventeenth
day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty
one; and was baptized on the eleventh day of May in the same year.
By me John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Nelson Ruiter
Eleanor Ruiter

Baptism Stevens C. O.
Charles Orlando, son of Levi Stevens, Trader, of the Township of Dunham, in
the County of Missisquoi, and of Mary his wife, whose maiden name was Wing,
was born on the twentieth day of September, in the year eighteen hundred and
forty two; and was baptized on the seventeenth day of May in the year
eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By meJohn Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Levi Stevens
Mary Stevens

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Folio Seven

Baptism Stevens M. G.
Mary Gertrude, daughter of Levi Stevens, Trader, of the Township of Dunham,
in the County of Missisquoi, and of Mary his wife, whose maiden name was
Wing, was born on the twenty sixth day of May, in the year eighteen hundred
and forty seven; and was baptized on the seventeenth day of May in the year
eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Levi Stevens
Mary Stevens

Burial of Dearborn E.
On the sixteenth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, and in the fifty sixth year of his age died Ebenezer
Dearborn, farmer, of the Township of Sutton in the County of Missisquoi; and
was buried on the eighteenth day of the same month and year.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: **** A. *Cuniz*
John Watson

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Baptism of Church D. S.
Duff Stevens, son of Henry A. Church, Farmer and Tavern-Keeper, of the
Township of Dunham in the County of Missisquoi, and of Emily E. his wife,
whose maiden name was Stevens, was born on the fifteenth day of December in
the year eighteen hundred and fifty; and was baptized on the seventh day of
June in the year eighteen hundred and fifty one.
By me
John Tomkins
Wesleyan Minister
Witnesses: Henry A. Church, father
Emily E. Church, mother

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Folio Eighth

Deborah Matilda daughter of Washington I. Jennings of the Township of Dunham
farmer, departed this life on the twenty third of June one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one and was buried the twenty fifth day of the same month
and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: George Clement
E. Clement

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IMAGE 351

On this the fourth day of July one thousand eight hundred and fifty one
Henry Clement of the Township of Dunham, Tanner, Harrier & Bachelor, and
Eliza Jane Whitney of the Township of Brome, Spinster, having a license in
effect, were united in Holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Henry Clement
Eliza Jane Whitney

Witnesses: A. D. Stevens
Mary Ann Clement

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Folio Nine

Naomi daughter of Mark Brown of the Township of Farnham farmer and of
Rebecca Hunt his wife was born the thirty first of May one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one and was baptized the sixth day of July in the same
year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: James Burnet
Rebecca E. Burnett

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Sarah Lorinda Smith, wife of Marvin Farnham, farmer of the Township of
Dunham, departed this life the fourteenth of July one thousand eight hundred
and fifty one and was buried the sixteenth day of the same month and year in
the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Marvin Farnam
Edwin Carpenter

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Folio Ten

Mary Ann born the fourteenth of May one thousand eight hundred and forty
five, Andrew born the twenty fourth of December one thousand eight hundred
and forty seven, and Rebecca born the eighth of April one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one, all children of Samuel Hetherington farmer of the
Parish Bridget Seigniory of Minoire and of Mary Jackson his wife, were
baptized the second of August one thousand and eight hundred and fifty one
in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
by me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Samuel Hetherington
John Bowker

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Samuel and Agnes, twin children of William Cairns of St. Bridget in the
Seigniory of Minoire, Engineer, and farmer, and of Mary Newell his wife,
were born the fifth day of September one thousand eight hundred and fifty
and were baptized the twenty seventh of September one thousand eight hundred
and fifty one in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Nancy K. Cairns
Samuel Heatherington

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Folio Eleven

Eliza Jane born the twenty eighth of April one thousand eight hundred and
forty eight and Caroline born the twenty fourth of October one thousand
eight hundred and fifty, both children of William Biddle of Dunham brick
maker and of Hannah Foster his wife, were baptized the twenty ninth day of
September one thousand eight hundred and fifty one in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses.By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Nelson Ruiter
Eleanor Ruiter

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Archibald Moffat of the Town of Dunham in his life time farm laborer
departed this life the twenty ninth day of September one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one and was buried the first day of October in the same
year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Wells Beach
Sally Beach

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Folio Twelve

On this the twelfth day of October one thousand eight hundred and fifty one
George *Hope* of Providence Rhode Island in the United States, bachelor,
farmer, and Sarah Malvina Fuller of Dunham, spinster, were after publication
of Banns united in Holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
George *Hope*
Sarah M. Fuller

Witnesses: Silas Sauls
Eliza M. Fuller

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Hanibal Howard son of Joseph T. Golland of the Township of Dunham farmer and
of Lovina Traver his wife was born the tenth day of September one thousand
eight hundred and fifty one and was baptized the twenty ninth day of October
in the same year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Joseph S. Golland
Lovina T. Golland

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Folio Thirteen

Jane Cassen, wife of Richard Truax of the Township of Stanbridge, farmer,
departed this life the sixth day of December one thousand eight hundred and
fifty one and was buried the seventh day of the same month and year in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses.
 By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Harley L. Meigs
Emily Meigs

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Christian daughter of William Burnett of the Township of Farnham, Trader,
and of Sarah Welch his wife departed this life the nineteenth day of
December one thousand eight hundred and fifty one and was buried the
twentieth day of the same month and year in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Rebecca E. Burnett
James Burnet

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Folio Fourteen

Sarah Lucinda daughter of Edmund Bennett of the Township of Brome and of
Charlotte Ann *(L?)oddard his wife was born the twenty sixth of April one
thousand eight hundred and fifty one and was baptized the thirtieth day of
December of the same year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Edmund Bennet
Joseph T. Jackson

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Martha Phebe daughter of Henry Powers of the Township of Dunham, farmer, and
of Sarah Jane Cummings his wife, departed this life the thirteenth day of
November one thousand eight hundred and fifty one and was buried the
fourteenth of the same month and year in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses.
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Henry Powers
Sarah Powers
C. Powers

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Folio Twenty First

Index to Marriages

E. S. Fordyce
     andFolio second
E. R. Hawk

A. Jackson
andFolio third
Mary J. Gleason

A. Welch
andFolio fourth
C. Zemison

A. B. Hawley
andFolio fifth
M. M. Capron

H. P. Newell
andFolio sixth
A. M. Sargent

R. Tibbets
andFolio seventh
L. C. Fepsenden

H. T. Gaslin
andFolio eighth
M. G. Hastins

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Folio Twenty Second

Index to Burials

Sarah Traver   Folio thirteenth
E. A. R. Pickle   Folio thirteenth
John Gillings   Folio thirteenth
Elisabeth Bates   Folio thirteenth
Joseph Stollica   Folio thirteenth
Durinda Pettis    Folio fourteen
G. W. Whitney   Folio fifteenth
J. A. Vail   Folio sixteenth
Sally Hawkins   Folio seventeenth

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Returned 18 Feb 1853
EN

Folio One

This Book containing twenty eight folios or double pages, presented by the
Rev. Thomas Ogden, Minister of the Methodist New Connexian Church, Circuit
of Dunham, District of Montreal, to serve as a register for the acts of
Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, to be performed by him, and his succepon,
in the said Circuit of Dunham, for the year of our Lord, one thousand and
eight hundred and fifty two, and was this day, numbered and authenticated by
the Seal of the Court and the signature of the Honorable Charles Mondelet
one of the Justices of the Superior Court of Lower Canada in the province of
Canada this 31st day of January 1852.
[signed]  Charles Mondelet
J. S. C.

[seal affixed on opposite page]

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Folio two

1st

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Edward S. Fordyce yeoman of the Township of Dunham
in the Montreal District and province of Canada, and Miss Emily R. Hawk of
the aforesaid Township, and in the same District, were joined together in
Holy Matrimony, this twenty first day of February, in the year of our Lord
one thousand eight hundred and fifty two, by me Thomas Ogden.

In presence of witnesses:
William C. Hawley
Elizabeth Ogden

Signed: Edward S. Fordyce
Emily R. Hawk

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Folio three

2nd

To all whom it may concern:
I do hereby certify, that Alonzo Jackson of the Township of Brome in the
Montreal District and province of Canada, and Mary Jane Gleason of the
Township of Dunham in the aforesaid District, were joined together in Holy
Matrimony, this third day of June, in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty two, by me Thomas Ogden.

In presence of witnesses:
Hirum *Elhasmed* Gleason
Dalusia A. Scott

Signed: Alonzo Jackson
Mary J. Gleason

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Folio four

Marriage
Anchelus Welch widower of the Township of Farnham and District of Montreal
yeoman and Charity *Zemison* widow of the late William Shufelt of Dunham and
District aforesaid, both of lawful age, was joined together in Holy
Matrimony after due publication this third day of August in the year of our
Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two.
Levi P. Adams
Minister
Names of Parties: A. Welch
Chastity Zemison

Names of Witnesses: G. F. Shufelt
L. Kathan
IMAGE 371

Folio five

Marriage
Asa B. Hawley bachelor of the Township of Sutton and District of Montreal
yeoman and Meluina M. Capron spinster of the Township of Dunham and District
aforesaid both of lawful age was joined together in Holy Matrimony after due
publication of Banns this tenth day of August in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty two.
by me
Levi P. Adams
Minister
Names of Parties: Asa B. Hawley
Martha M. Capron

Witnesses: William E. Hawley
Herliah E. Wallace

IMAGE 372

Folio six

Marriage
Herbert P. Newel of Dunham in the District of Montreal bachelor and mechanic
and Amelia M. Sargent spinster of Township and District aforesaid was joined
together in Holy Matrimony this twenty third day of August in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two.
By me
L. P. Adams
Minister
Names of Parties: Herbert P. Newell
Amelia M. Sargent

Names of Witnesses: L. S. Newell
O. Sargent


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Folio seven

Marriage
Russel Tibbets of the Township of Brome and District of Montreal bachelor
yeoman and Lorada Fepsenden spinster of the place aforesaid was joined
together in Holy Matrimony, this second day of November in the year of our
Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two.
By meL. P. Adams
Minister
Names of Parties: R. T. Tibbets
Lorada C. Fepsenden

Names of Witnesses: Eben Fepsenden
Rachel R. Tibbets

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Folio eight

Marriage
Henry T. Gaslin bachelor of the Township of Brome and District of Montreal
instructor in Elementary Schools, and Mary G. Hastins spinster of the
township and district aforesaid was joined together in Holy Matrimony after
due publication of Banns this twenty fifth day of December in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two.
By meL. P. Adams
Minister
Names of Parties: Henry T. Gaslin
Mary G. Hastins

Names of Witnesses: G. H. Hastins
A. Hastins

IMAGE 375

Folio thirteen

To all whom it may concern, I do hereby certify that the following persons
were buried by me on the Dunham Circuit during the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty two. Namely -

1st
Sarah Traver widow, who died the 23rd of January, and was intered by me on
the 25th, of the same month, being eighty two years old. (died in Dunham)
2nd
Lyman Hurlbut of Saint Armand died 24th and buried on the 27th of January.
Aged 53 years.

3rd
Celesty Ann Roetty, fourth daughter of Peter and Judith Pickle of Brome died
14th and buried 17th of February. Aged one year and four months.

IMAGE 376

4th
John second son of John and Rachel Gillings of Brome, died 31st March and
buried 2nd April. Aged 11 years.

6th
Elizabeth fifth daughter of Allen and Polly Bates of Dunham died 1st and
buried 3rd of May. Aged 15 years.

5th
Joseph Stollico of Sutton died on 3rd and buried on 5th day of April. Aged
67years and 4 months.

By me
Thomas Ogden
Elisabeth Ogden

Folio fourteen

Burials performed by Rev. L. P. Adams successor to Rev. T. Ogden on the
Dunham Circuit.

Burial 1st

Durinda Pettis aged twenty one years departed this life July the sixteenth
and her body was buried the eighteenth day of the month aforesaid and in the
year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two.
By me
L. P. Adams
Minister
Names of Witnesses: Harry Hawley
Lewis Pettis

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Folio Fifteenth

Burial 2nd
George W. son of Wm. H. Whitney aged nineteen months of Dunham, departed
this life August the twentieth, and his body was buried the twenty second
day, of the month aforesaid, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two.
By meL. P. Adams
Minister
Names of Witnesses: Peter Pickle
Orin Shufelt

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Folio Sixteenth

Burial 3rd
Julia Ann daughter of N. Vail aged two years of Farnham departed this life
September the twenty eighth and her body was buried the thirtieth day of the
month aforesaid, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
fifty two.
By meL. P. Adams
Minister
Names of Witnesses: Herman Allen
N. Vail

IMAGE 379

Folio Seventeenth

Burial 4th
Sally Hawkins, wife of Esau Willson of Brome, aged sixty two years, departed
this life October the sixth, and was buried the ninth day of the month
aforesaid in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two.
By meL. P. Adams
Minister
Names of Witnesses: Anad Balland
Andrew Lilbee

IMAGE 380

Folio Nineteenth

To all whom it may concern, I hereby certify that the following persons were
baptized by me while on the Durham Circuit during the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty two. Namely

1st
Charles Loronzo first son of Reysel and Dianah Cleveland of Dunham, was born
25th  February 1850, and was baptized 28th January 1852. Witness Tryony
Cordilia Scott.

2nd
Maranda first daughter of Peter and Judith Pickle of Brome, was born 16th
November 1839, and was baptized 26th February 1852.

Witnesses: Mary Darling
Elizabeth Ogden

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3rd
Cerepty Ann third daughter of Peter and Judith Pickle of Brome, was born 5th
July 1845, and was baptized 26th February 1852.

Witnesses: Mary Darling
Elizabeth Ogden
4th
Hiram Elhanan first son of Hiram & Lucinda Gleason of Dunham, was born 24th
May 1832, and was baptized 18th May 1852.

5th
Mary Jane first daughter was born 15th June 1834, and was baptized 18th May
1852.

6th
Emily Elizabeth second daughter was born 9th April 1839, and was baptized
18th May 1852.

Witnesses to this family: Hiram Gleason
Elizabeth Ogden

Folio Twentieth

7th
Seraph Isabella third daughter was born 29th November 1840, and was baptized
18th May 1852.
8th
Rosco Forist third son, was born 9th June 1837, and was baptized 18th May
1852.

9th
Albert fourth son was born 24th June 1848, and was baptized 18th May 1852.

10th
Ellen Lucinda fourth daughter was born 22nd February 1845, and was baptized
18th May 1852.

11th
Caroline fifth daughter was born 14th August 1850, and was baptized 18th May
1852.

IMAGE 382

Meth Church
At Dunham
Year 1852
O.K. page 30

IMAGE 383

Baptisms

Abbott E.F.   Folio 1
Briggs H. K.   Folio 2
Bowken J. B.   Folio 5
Blodgate M. J.   Folio 6
Carpenter E. F.   Folio 1
Cook J. Z.   Folio 6
Clement C.   Folio 6
Chamberlin D. F.  Folio 7
Cook N.   Folio 8
Deming G.   Folio 9
Gates E.   Folio 9
Grable R. B.   Folio 10
Holden R.   Folio 6
Jackson C.   Folio 8
Larkin H. W.   Folio 4
Odbeast C. E.   Folio 7
Paige L. S.   Folio 7
Purdy S.   Folio 11
Spears V. J.   Folio 12
Squire A. E.   Folio 11
Wells J. A.   Folio 12
Whitcomb E. E.   Folio 7
IMAGE 384

Folio Thirty one

Burials

Baker M. E.   Folio 8
Carpenter A. D.   Folio 3
Castle S. J.   Folio 4
Clement L.   Folio 2
Chambers H.   Folio 11
Dleane M. M.   Folio 13
Curtis H. B.   Folio 15
Gage R.   Folio 13
Hill J.   Folio 9
Hawley E.   Folio 11
Leach H. J.   Folio 13
Johnson E. J.   Folio 10
Morrison N.   Folio 10
Larkin H. N.   Folio 4
Quebec M.   Folio 4
Rofs J.   Folio 15
Rupel K.   Folio 1
Smith J. D.   Folio 15
Spaulding B. M.   Folio 5
Sweet J.   Folio 8
Truax A. H.   Folio 13
Wells J. A.   Folio 12

IMAGE 385

Marriages

Brown L. and Clark M. A.Folio 10
England S. and England A.Folio 3
Hyatt W. W. & Sykes M. S.Folio 12
Hemp I. S. W. & Hase S.Folio 3
Latten L. & Stevens R.Folio 14
Porter W. & Beattie M. E.Folio 14
Sykes W. G. & Ryken E.Folio 5
Yates W. R. & Aukwell H.S.Folio 14





IMAGE 386

Folio One

This Book containing thirty four folios or double pages was presented by the
Reverend John Borland Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist Congregation in the
Circuit of Dunham to serve as a register for the acts of Baptisms Marriages
and Burials to be performed by him and his successors in the aforesaid
Circuit of Dunham for the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
fifty-two and was this day paraphed by the Seal of the Court and the
signature of the Honorable Charles Mondelet one of the Judges of the
Superior Court of Lower Canada.

Montreal this 28th Nov. 1851.Charles Mondelet
[signature]
J. S. C.
[Seal Affixed]

IMAGE 387

Ezra Fuller son of Edwin Carpenter of the seigniory of St. Armand farmer and
of Olive Carpenter his wife was born the twenty first day of October one
thousand eight hundred and fifty one and was baptized the twenty first of
January one thousand eight hundred and fifty two in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Edwin Carpenter
Olive Carpenter

Mary Orcutt wife of Joseph Russell of the Township of Farnham farmer, died
the fifty day of February one thousand eight hundred and fifty two and was
buried the seventh day of the same month and year in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Hannah Lumbkin
Katherine M. Lumbkin

IMAGE 388

Folio Two

Henry Kirk White son of Elija Jenkins Briggs of the Village of Stanbridge
trader and of Diantha Munsell his wife was born the tenth day of November
one thousand eight hundred and fifty one and was baptized the seventh day of
February one thousand eight hundred and fifty two in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. J. Briggs
Dyantha Briggs


Selina Gertrude daughter of Chaunecy C. Abbott of St. Armand farmer and of
Mary Carpenter his wife departed this life the thirteenth day of February
one thousand eight hundred and fifty two and was buried the fifteenth day of
the same month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Edwin Carpenter
C. C. Abbott

IMAGE 389

Lovina B. Clark wife of Art Clement of Dunham shoemaker departed this life
the nineteenth of February one thousand eight hundred and fifty two and was
buried the twenty second of the same month and year in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Art Clement
E. Finley

IMAGE 390

Folio Three

On this the nineteenth day of February one thousand eight hundred and fifty
two Levi  Steward Welch Kemp of Stanbridge widower and farmer and Sarah Hase
of Farnham spinster, were after publication of Banns united in Holy
Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Levi S. W. Kemp
Sarah Hase

Witnesses: A. M. Stone
Orrilla Scott

Albert Douglas son of Edwin Carpenter of St. Armand farmer and of Olive
Farnnam his wife died the seventeenth of February one thousand eight hundred
and fifty two and was buried the nineteenth day of the same month and year
in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Edwin Carpenter
Olive Carpenter

IMAGE 391

On this the twenty third day of February one thousand eight hundred and
fifty two Seymour England bachelor farmer and Armiarillia England spinster
both of Dunham were, in virtue of a license from His Excellency the Governor
General united in Holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Seymour England
Armiarillia England

Witnesses: Francis England
Sopinsonia Anningtont

IMAGE 392

Folio Four

Harlan Winslow son of Hiram A. Larkin of Sutton blacksmith and of Jane
Abbott his wife was born the fourth of July one thousand eight hundred and
forty eight and was baptized the twenty fourth of February one thousand
eight hundred and fifty two in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: *Chat* E. *Cotter*
Hiram A. Larkin

Harlan Winslow son of Hiram A. Larkin of Sutton and of Jane Abbott his wife
died the twenty fourth day of February one thousand eight hundred and fifty
two and was buried the twenty sixth day of the same month and year in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: H. A. Larkin
Joseph A. Jackson

IMAGE 393

Sarah Jane daughter of Phils Castle of the Township of Sutton and of Betsey
Mann his wife died the twenty fifth day of February one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and was buried the twenty eighth day of the same month
and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Betsey Castle
Phils Castle

Ellice Emily daughter of Maurice Quebec di* LeValle of the Township of
Dunham farmer and of Priscilla Friggs his wife died the first day of March
one thousand eight hundred and fifty two and was buried the third day of the
same month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: John L. Friggs
James D. Reuter

IMAGE 394

Folio Five

On this the third day of March one thousand eight hundred and fifty two
William G**** Sykes farmer & bachelor of Dunham and Elizabeth Rykerd
spinster of the same place were by license of His Excellency the Governor
General united in Holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Wm. G. Sykes
Elizabeth Rykerd

Witnesses: Samuel T. Sykes
Mary S. Sykes

IMAGE 395

Betty Maria Deming wife of John Spaulding and daughter of Samuel C. Deming
of St. Armand, farmer, departed this life the seventh day of March one
thousand eight hundred and fifty two and was buried the ninth day of the
same month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: C. C. Abbott
Mary Abbott


John son of John Bowher *** of the Township of Farnham lumber merchant and
of Harriet Naver his wife was born the tenth of February one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and was baptized the seventh day of April in the same
year and presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: John Bowher
Harriet Bowher

IMAGE 396

Folio Six

Rodney son of Artemas Holden of the Seigniory of St. Armand farmer and of
Abigail Gaskins his wife was born the twenty eighth day of April one
thousand eight hundred and twenty seven and was baptized the eighteenth day
of April one thousand eight hundred and fifty two in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. Finley
Lumus Meigs

Jane Zippornah daughter of the late Jacob Covil in his lifetime of Brome
farmer Rodney son of Artemas Holden of the Seigniory of St. Armand farmer
and of Eleann Dunning born the twenty first of January one thousand eight
hundred and thirty six and was baptized the eighteenth of April one thousand
eight hundred and fifty two in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. Finley
Lumus Meigs

IMAGE 397

Mary Jane daughter of Timothy Blodgete of the Township of Bolin farmer and
of Sarah Lovdall his wife was born the twenty fourth of July one thousand
eight hundred and thirty one and was baptized the eighteenth of April one
thousand eight hundred and fifty two in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. Finley
Lumus Meigs


George son of Chauncey Clement of the Township of Dunham tanner and of Sarah
Brown his wife was born the sixteenth day of May one thousand eight hundred
and twenty nine and was baptized the eighteenth day of April one thousand
eight hundred and fifty two in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. Finley
Lumus Meigs




IMAGE 398

Folio Seven

Daniel Freeman son of Freeman Chamberlin of the Town of Barnard, Windsor
County, State of Vermont, United States, and of Phebe Black his wife, was
born on the eighteenth of October one thousand eight hundred and twenty
three and was baptized on the eighteenth of April one thousand eight hundred
and fifty two in the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. Finley
Lumus Meigs


Louis Senecca son of George Washington Paige formerly of the Senoxville
Nader, and of Slovia Waters his wife, was born the ninth day of May one
thousand eight hundred and thirty eight and was baptized the eighteenth day
of April one thousand eight hundred and fifty two in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. Finley
Lumus Meigs

IMAGE 399

Ellen Eliza daughter of Rufus P. Whitcomb of the Township of Dunham
shoemaker and of Loisa Kingsbury his wife was born the twenty second of
January one thousand eight hundred and thirty seven and was baptized the
eighteenth of April one thousand eight hundred and fifty two in the presence
of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. Finley
Lumus Meigs

Charlotte Elizabeth daughter of John Odbeart of Farnham farmer and of Mary
Solomon his wife was born the twenty second day of August one thousand eight
hundred and twenty eight and was baptized the eighteenth day of April one
thousand eight hundred and fifty two in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. Finley
Lumus Meigs

IMAGE 400

Folio Eight

John Sweet of the Township of Stanbridge farmer departed this life the
twenty third of April one thousand eight hundred and fifty two and was
buried the twenty fifth day of the same month and year in the presence of
the subscribing witnesses.
By me
John Borland
Minister
Witnesses: Barnabas Russell
Milo Pierce

Mary Eliza daughter of Edward Baller of the Township of Dunham and of Eliza
Deming his wife died the twenty ninth day of May one thousand eight hundred
and fifty two and was buried the thirtieth day of the same month and year in
the presence of the subscribing witnesses.
By meJohn Borland
Minister
Witnesses: E. Baker
J. Baker 2nd

Image 401a JACKSON Baptism
Charles, son of Joseph A. Jackson of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Almira Harvey, his wife, was born the fourth day of May one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and was baptized the first of June in the same year
and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, John Borland,
Minister.
Joseph A. Jackson
Almira Jackson

Image 401b COOK Baptism
Nelson, son of Nelson Cook of the Township of Farnham and Maletta, his wife,
was born the eighteen of April May one thousand eight hundred and fifty two
and was baptized the sixth day of June of the same year and in the presence
of the subscribing witnesses by me, John Borland, Minister.
Nelson Cook
Maletta Cook

Image 402 CLEMENT
Elizabeth Clement, wife of William Gates of the Township of Dunham, born the
fourth of January one thousand eight hundred and two and was baptized the
sixth day of June of the same year and in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me, John Borland, Minister.
William Gates 
James Burnet

Image 403 a DEMING Baptism
Gardner Asheal, son of Asheal Deming of Birkshire, Franklin County, State of
Vermont, Yeoman, and Rebecca B. Paige* his wife was born on the first day of
July one thousand eight hundred and twenty nine and was baptized on the
fourth day of July one thousand eight hundred and fifty two and in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
E. Finley
E* M. Montgomery


Image 403b HILL Burial
John, son of Thomas Hill of Farnham West and of Mary Robinson his wife died
on the third day of July one thousand eight hundred and fifty  two, aged
twenty years, and was buried on the fourth day of the same month and year
and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery,
Minister.
Duncan Morrison
James Burnet

Image 404a BROWN Marriage
On the seventh day of July one thousand eight hundred and fifty two, Leonard
Brown, Jr., Bachelor, Yeoman, of Dunham and Mary Alovina* Clark, Spinster of
the same place were after the publication of Banns were united in Holy
Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh
Montgomery, Minister.
S. D. S. An*
 Ellen C. Clement

Image 404b GRUBB Baptism
Robert Burnett, son of Robert Grubb of the Township of Farnham West, Yeoman,
and Jane Burnett, his wife, was born the fourteenth day  of April one
thousand eight hundred and fifty two and was baptized the eleventh day of
July of the same year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by
me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
John Bowker, Jr.
 Harriet Bowker

Image 405 JOHNSON Burial
Emily Jane, daughter of Sir John Johnson of Dunham, Yeoman, and of Eliza
Sophia Teel, his wife died on the nineteenth day of July one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two, aged twenty two months, and was buried on the twenty
first day of the same month and year and in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
Sir John Johnson
Eliza Sophia Johnson

Image 406a PURDY Baptism
Samuel, son of William Purdy, of the Parish of St. Bridges, Tailor, and Mary
Ann Irwin his wife, was born the second day  of April one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and was baptized the seventh day of August of the same
year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh
Montgomery, Minister.
William Purdy
Mary Ann Purdy

Image 406b CHAMBERS Burial
Hannah, daughter of Philip Chambers, of Stanbridge, and Mary Hunt his wife
died on the twenty third of August one thousand eight hundred and fifty
two, aged twenty three years, and was buried on the twenty fifth day of the
same month and year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me,
Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
Philip Chambers
Jeremiah Russell

Image 407a HAWLEY Burial
Ephraim Hawley, Senior., of Sutton, Yeoman, died on the twenty fourth day of
August one thousand eight hundred and fifty  two, aged eighty five years and
was buried on the twenty sixth day of the same month and year and in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
W. Hawley
Nathan L*. Hawley

Image 407b SQUIRE Baptism
Ada Etheline, daughter of Silas Pratt Squire of Sutton, Yeoman and Sarah
Jane Ball his wife, was born the sixteenth day of July one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and was baptized the  fifth day of September of the
same year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh
Montgomery, Minister.
Silas P. Squire
Sarah J. Squire

Image 408a HYATT Marriage
On the twelfth day of September one thousand eight hundred and fifty two,
William W. Hyatt of the City of Boston, United States, Labourer, Widower and
Mary S. Sykes of Dunham, Spinster were by virtue of License of Governor
General, united in Holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
Wm.  W. Hyatt
Mary S. Sykes
Lewis* S. Stevens 
 Melissa M. Stevens

Image 408b SPEARS Baptism
Viola Julina, daughter of Noah Spears of Brome, Yeoman and Lydia Clement his
wife, was born the eleventh day of January one thousand eight hundred and
fifty two and was baptized the twelfth day of September of the same year and
in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery,
Minister.
James Burnet
 Rebecca E. Burnet

Image 409a WELLS Baptism
Julia Ann, daughter of Gilbert Wells of Dunham, Yeoman and Julia Wells wife,
was born the fifth day of August one thousand eight hundred and fifty two
and was baptized the fourteenth day of September of the same year and in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
Gilbert Wells
Julia Wells

Image 409b WELLS Burial
Julia Ann, daughter of Gilbert Wells of Dunham, Yeoman and Julia Wells wife,
died  on the fourteenth day of September one thousand eight hundred and
fifty two and was buried on the sixteenth day of the same year and in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
Gilbert Wells
Julia Wells

Image 410 LEACH Burial
Harriet June*, daughter of the late Nathan L. Leach of Dunham, Yeoman and
Clalinda James* wife, died  on the sixteenth day of September one thousand
eight hundred and fifty two, aged twenty three years, and was buried on the
eighteenth day of the same year and in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
Lendol*   ** Leach
C. Clement

Image 410b DLEAN Burial
Malcolm Melvin, infant son of Henry Dlean of Stanbridge, Yeoman and Elvira
Sax his wife, died  on the twenty sixth day of September one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and was buried on the twenty eighth day of the same
year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh
Montgomery, Minister.
Jeremiah Russell
 Rachel Sax

Image 411a TRUAX Burial
Arthur Henry, son of John Truax of Stanbridge, Yeoman and Louisa Schoolcraft
his wife, died  on the third day of October one thousand eight hundred and
fifty two and was buried on the fifth day of the same year and in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
James Briggs
 Lucy Briggs

Image 411b GAGE Burial
Roxy Gage, of the Township of Dunham, died  on the fourth day of October one
thousand eight hundred and fifty two, aged fifty-two years and was buried on
the sixth day of the same year and in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
R. Holden 
Richard Gage

Image 412a LATTIN Marriage
On the seventh day of October one thousand eight hundred and fifty two,
Phineas Lattin, of Dunham, Yeoman, Bachelor,  and Ruby Stevens of the same
place, Spinster, were after the due publication of Banns united in Holy
Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh
Montgomery, Minister.
Phineas Lattin
 Ruby Stevens
Chillis Brown
Sophronia Armington*

Image 412b PORTER Marriage
On the fourteenth day of October one thousand eight hundred and fifty two,
William J. Porter, of Port Washington, Wisconsin, United States, Merchant,
Bachelor, and Mary E. Beattie of Stanbridge, Spinster were by virtue of
License of Governor General, united in Holy Matrimony in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
William P. Porte
Mary E.  Beattie
Milburn Beattie
Dordelia* Fuller

Image 413 YATES, Marriage
On the twenty sixth day of October one thousand eight hundred and fifty two,
William R. Yates, of Farnham, Yeoman, Bachelor, and Harriet S. Stockwell of
Stanbridge, Spinster, were after the due publication of Banns united in Holy
Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh
Montgomery, Minister.
Wm. R. Yates
 Harriet S. Stockwell
Benjamin Stockwell
 Louisa E. Yates 
Anna M. Stockwell
 Joseph Stockwell 

Image 414a ROSS Burial
John, of the Henry Ross of Dunham, Yeoman and of Charlotte Sawyer his late
wife, died  on the first day of November one thousand eight hundred and
fifty two, aged fifty-two years and was buried on the third day of the same
year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me, Hugh
Montgomery, Minister.
Lumus Meigs
Geo. W. Stone, Jr.

Image 414b SMITH Burial
Jonathan Deming son of Hubert Smith of Saint Armand, Yeoman, and Orilla
Deming, his wife, died on the eighteenth of November one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two, aged thirty six years and was buried on the twentieth
day of the same year and in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me,
Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
Hubert Smith
 C. C. Abbott

Image 415 CURTIS Burial
Hannah Baxter, wife of the late Darius Curtis of Dunham, Yeoman died  on the
ninth day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty two, aged
fifty-two years and was buried on the eleventh day of the same year and in
the presence of the subscribing witnesses, aged sixty nine years, by me,
Hugh Montgomery, Minister.
Lanson Curtis
Reid Paige

Image 416 is the front cover of the Dunham Methodist Church Register of Acts
of Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials for the year 1853.

Image 417 Index to Image #416 Year 1853
MARRIAGES
PEACOCK, F. William and BOWERS
SEYMOUR, James and SMITH
BULLOCK, William and
WILLIAMS, Alphonus and
BAPTISMS
Green, Azubah
STUTTSON, Cordelia
BATES, Charlotte
BATES, Emily
BATES, Laura
OLIVER, Benjamin
OLIVER, Elizabeth Emily
SQUIRES, Charles
WESTOVER. F. Job
Image 418 Continuation of INDEX
BURIALS
Green, Azubah
HARVEY, Lavina Angeline
HARVEY, Bice Harriet
HARVEY, Luther
STUTTSON,
Snider, Philip
SNIDER, Stephen
Image 419 is the presentation page to the Court of Queen's Bench of the
Register of Acts of Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials contained in the thirty
two folios as prepared by the Rev. Horatio Nelson Kimball, Minister of the
Dunham New Connexion Methodist Church for the year 1853.

Image 420 PEACOCK Marriage
William F. Peacock of the Township of Dunham, Bachelor and Aura Jane Bowers,
of the Township of Sutton, Spinster, were married after the due publication
of Banns on the first day of March one thousand eight hundred and fifty
three, by me H. M. Kimball.
William F. Peacock
Aura Jane Bowers
Witnesses:  Thomas Peacock  Rebeca Peacock

Image 421 SNIDER Burial
Philip Snider of the Township of Sutton, aged twenty three departed this
life March the twentieth and was intered the twenty second one thousand
eight hundred and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  Orlin Woodald*  Water S. Ingalls

Image 422 SEYMOUR Marriage
James Seymour of the Township of Brome, Bachelor and Alvira Smith, of the
Township of Sutton, Spinster, were married after the due publication of
Banns on the sixth day  of April one thousand eight hundred and fifty three,
by me H. M. Kimball.
James Seymour
Alvira Smith
Witnesses:  Roswell Smith  Cinthia Bigelow

Image 423 GREEN Baptism
Azubah Green of the Township of Dunham, fourteen years, two months and six
days was baptized May the twentieth one thousand eight hundred and fifty
three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  Alvin Plant  Peter Green

Image 424 GREEN Burial
Azubah Green of the Township of Dunham, fourteen years, two months and seven
days departed this life May the twenty first and was intered the twenty
third one thousand eight hundred and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  James Ingalls  Silvester Crandal

Image 425 STUTSON Baptism
Cordelia Stutson of the Township of Sutton aged seventeen years and ten
months was baptized May the twenty second one thousand eight hundred and
fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  James Ingalls    James Bates

Image 426 BATES Baptism
Charlotte Bates of the Township of Sutton aged sixty four years, nine months
and twenty four days was baptized May the twenty second one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  James Ingalls    James Bates

Image 427 BATES Baptism
Emily Bates of the Township of Sutton aged twenty one years, six months and
three days was baptized May the twenty second one thousand eight hundred and
fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  James Ingalls    James Bates

Image 428 OLIVER Baptism
Benjamin Oliver of the Township of Sutton aged twenty two was baptized May
the twenty second one thousand eight hundred and fifty three, by me H. M.
Kimball.
Witnesses:  James Ingalls    James Bates

Image 429 SQUIRES Baptism
Charles Squires  of the Township of Sutton aged nineteen years, six months
and ten days was baptized May the twenty second one thousand eight hundred
and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  James Ingalls    James Bates

Image 430 WESTOVER Baptism
Job F. Westover of the Township of Sutton aged twenty one years, six months
and ten days was baptized May the twenty second one thousand eight hundred
and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  James Ingalls    James Bates

Image 431 BULLOCK Marriage
William Bullock of the Township of Sutton, Bachelor and Nancy Catherine
Sweet, of the Township of Brome, Spinster, were married after the due
publication of Banns on the second day  of June one thousand eight hundred
and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
William Bullock  Nancy Sweet
Witnesses:  Alfred Lewis  Elizabeth A. Sweet

Image 432 OLIVER Baptism
Emily Elizabeth Oliver of the Township of Sutton aged eighteen years and
eleven months was baptized (blank) one thousand eight hundred and fifty
three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  Enoch Sweet Hiram Squire

Image 433 BATES Baptism
Lara Bates of the Township of Sutton aged fifteen years and six months was
baptized (blank) one thousand eight hundred and fifty three, by me H. M.
Kimball.
Witnesses:  (None)

Image 434 HARVEY Burial
Harriet Bice* Harvey of the township of Dunham aged two years departed this
life August the twenty first and was intered the twenty second  one thousand
eight hundred and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  J. I.* Kimball  H. G.* Kimball

Image 435 HARVEY Burial
Luther Harvey of the Township of Dunham, age sixty nine years departed this
life September the sixteenth and was intered the eighteenth one thousand
eight hundred and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  J. I.* Kimball  H. G.* Kimball

Image 436 HARVEY BURIAL  (Duplicate Entry see Image #434)
Harriet Bice* Harvey of the township of Dunham aged two years departed this
life August the twenty first and was intered the twenty second  one thousand
eight hundred and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  J. I.* Kimball  H. G.* Kimball

Image 437 HARVEY Burial (Duplicate Entry see Image #435)
Luther Harvey of the Township of Dunham, age sixty nine years departed this
life September the sixteenth and was intered the eighteenth one thousand
eight hundred and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  J. I.* Kimball  H. G.* Kimball

Image 438 STUTTON Burial
Orimal* Stutton of the Township of Sutton, departed this life December the
sixth and was intered the eighth one thousand eight hundred and fifty three,
aged forty five, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  Enoch Sweet Hiram Squire

Image 439 SNIDER BURIAL
Stephen Snider of the Township of Sutton, aged forty one years departed this
life December the twenty second and was intered the twenty fifth one
thousand eight hundred and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Witnesses:  Ransom Patch  Allen Bates

Image 440 WILLIAMS Marriage
Alphonso Williams of the Township of Farnham, Bachelor and Hannah Jane
Beard, of the Township of Brome, Spinster, were married after the due
publication of Banns on the twentieth day of December one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three, by me H. M. Kimball.
Alphonso Williams  Hannah J. Beard
Witnesses:  Wilman*  Rockwell  Lucinda Rockwell

Image 441 Image 416 is the front cover of the Dunham Methodist Church
Register of Acts of Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials for the year 1853.

Image 442 INDEX to Image #441

MARRIAGES
AITKINS, Sarah
BLINN, J. S.
BARR*, John
BLANCHARD, Moses P.
BENSEC, Silas
BATES, Daniel C.
BRUNTON, Hellerson*
BRUNTON, Jane
CONNANT, Amelia
FELCH, Harty G.*
GADAND, G.
HAWKINS, *
HANNCY, Charles
HIGGANS, JAMES
HAWLEY, Nathaniel
NEWELL, Clarinda
MARTIN, Benjamin
OLSON, Ann
PANKIN&, Rodalpha
PETTIS, Louisa E.
RICHARDSON, WM.
SARGENT, Sarah A.
SEAFICH*, Lucia O.
SARGENT, Mary A.
SHUFELT, John S.
SMITH, David S.
SHEPERD, John M.
SPENCER, Camilla
TAYLOR, John
TIBBITS, Rachel S.
TIBBITS, Samuel
WILSON, Amelia A.
WILSON, Mary
BURIALS
BILLINGS, Charles
BENNY, Hiram H.
MILLS, Bantanet
PRIME, Lucinda
PETTIS, Cathanine   **
IMAGE 444 a continuation of INDEX which began at Image #442.
BAPTISMS
CLEVELAND, George B.
SHUFELT, Emma  **U
SCOTT, A*
SCOTT, Elizabeth  **
SCOTT, Rosetta Pedona
SCOTT, Alicia* Blanch
SCOTT, Richard Martin
SCOTT, O*  **
SCOTT, Franklin Emany
SCOTT, William Daniel
SCOTT,  ** A.

Image 445 is the presentation page to the Court of Queen's Bench of the
Register of Acts of Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials contained in the forty
six folios as prepared by the Rev. Levi P. Adams, Minister of the Dunham New
Connection Methodist Church for the year 1853.

Image 446 RICHARDSON Marriage
Wm S. Richardson, bachelor of the Township of Shefford, and District of
Montreal, Mechanic, and Sarah A. Sargent, Spinster of the Township of Brome,
and District aforesaid, both of lawful age, was joined together in Holy
Matrimony after due publication of Banns, this seventeenth day of March in
the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three, by me L. P.
Adams, Minister.
Names of Parties:  Wm S. Richardson  Sarah A. Sargent
Names of Witnesses:  H. C. Sargent  Julia A. Sargent

Image 447 BLINN Marriage
John S. Blinn, bachelor of the Township of Brome, and District of Montreal,
Yeoman, and Ruth J. Eastman, Spinster of the Township and District
aforesaid, both of lawful age, was joined together in Holy Matrimony after
due publication of Banns, this eighth day of March in the year of Our Lord
one thousand eight hundred and fifty three, by me L. P. Adams, Minister.
Names of Parties:  John S. Blinn   R. Jane Eastman
Names of Witnesses:  John S. Solis   Jane M. Phelps

Image 448 BILLINGS Burial
Charles H. Son of Charles and ** Billings, of the Township of Sutton, and
District of Montreal departed this life March the twenty third aged three
years and nine months and his body was intered on the twenty fifth day of
the aforementioned month in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and fifty three, by me L. P. Adams, Minister.
Names of Witnesses:  H. Sears  J. Hawley
Image 449 PRIME Burial
Lucinda, wife of Benjamin Prime of the Township of Brome, and District of
Montreal departed this life aged forty four years March the twenty seventh
and his body was intered  thirtieth  of the month aforementioned in the year
of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three, by me L. P. Adams,
Minister.
Names of Witnesses:  A. Bullard  D. Smith

Image 450 SHUFELT Baptism
Emma Vylena, first daughter of Orin S. And Caroline B. Shufelt, of the
Township of Dunham, and District of Montreal, was born September seventeenth
in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three, and was
baptized May the fifth in the year aforementioned by me, me L. P. Adams,
Minister.
Names of Witnesses:  C. M. Shufelt  H. Shufelt

Dunham Methodist # 451 - 500

Baptism      8th
Folio Thirteenth
Franklin Emany first Son of Richard Martin and Patty Ann Scott of the
township of Dunham and District of Montreal was born September the tenth in
the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty seven and was
Baptised May the eighteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three
Names of witnesses
By me
Patty Ann Scott
L. P. Adams
Martha Adams
Minister

Marriage    3rd
Folio Fourteenth
Robert Hawkins bachelor of the township of Brome Yeoman and Laura Ann Drouin
Spinster of the same place aforesaid was joined together in holy Matrimony
May the twenty- first in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
fifty, after due publication of Banns
Names of Parties     Names of Witnesses
By me
Robert Hawkins      Albert Drouin
L. P. Adams
Laura Ann Drouin   Chester Willson
Minister

Burial   3rd
Folio fifteenth
Alfred Banton son of Erastus and Emely Mills of the township of Brome and
District of Montreal departed this life May the twenty first in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three and his body was buried
the twenty third of the month and year aforesaid
Name of Witnesses E. Mills
by me    D Smith
L. P. Adams

Minister

Marriage 4th
Folio Sixteenth
Charles Harvey bachelor of the township of Dunham, and District of Montreal,
Farmer, and Lucia Delinda Scofield, Spinster, of st Armand and the District
aforesaid was joined together in holy Matrimony after due publication of
Banns this twenty third day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty three
Name of Parties     Name of Witnesses
By me Charles Harvey      Sherman P. Scofield
L. P. Adams
Lucia D Scofield    Adelaide Clark
Minister

Baptism     2nd
Folio Seventh
Norman third son of Hiram and Katharine Scott of the township of Brome and
District of Montreal was born June the twenty second in the year of our Lord
one thousand eight hundred and thirty two and was Baptised May the eigth in
the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
Name of Witnesses Hiram Scott
By me
    Levi Scott
L. P. Adams

Minister

Baptism 3rd
Folio Eighth
Elisabeth Vistania Second daughter of Hiram and Katharine Scott of the
township of  Brome and District of Montreal was born September the twenty
sixth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty nine and
was Baptised May the eighteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three
Name of Witnesses Hiram Scott
By me
     Levi Scott
L. P. Adams

Minister

Baptism 4th
Folio ninth
Rosetta Pedona third daughter of Hiram and Katharine Scott of the township
of Brome and District of Montreal was born January the fifteenth in the year
of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three and was Baptised May
the eighteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty
three
Name of Witnesses Hiram Scott
By me
     Levi Scott
L. P. Adams

Minister

Baptism 5th
Folio tenth
Blanche Olivia first daughter of Levi and Floranthia Cordelia Scott of the
township of Dunham and District of Montreal was born April the sixteenth in
the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two and was
Baptised May the eighteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three
Name of Witnesses Hiram Scott
By me
     Levi Scott
L. P. Adams

Minister

Baptism 6th
Folio eleventh
Richard Martin Scott of the township of Dunham and District of Montreal by
occupation Farmer was born February the twenty third in the year of our Lord
one thousand eight hundred nine and was Baptised May the eighteenth in the
year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
Name of Witnesses Patty Ann Scott
By me
    Martha Adams
L. P. Adams

Minister

Baptism 7th
Folio twelvth
Dalasia Ann first daughter of Richard Martin & Patty Ann Scott of the
township of Dunham and District of Montreal was born January the second in
the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty five and was
Baptised May the eighteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three
Name of Witnesses Patty Ann Scott
By me
    Martha Adams
L. P. Adams

Minister

Marriage 11th
Folio twenty seventh
Nathan S. Hawley bachelor of the township of Sutton and District of Montreal
Yeoman and Amelia M. Conant spinster of the township and District aforesaid
both of age was joined together in holy matrimony after due publication of
banns October the third in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and fifty three,
by me
Names of Parties Nathan S. Hawley
L. P. Adams
 Amelia M. Conant
Minister
Names of Witnesses Stephen E Westover
      Mary Westover

Marriage 12th
Folio twenty eighth
Benjamin J Martin, bachelor of the township of*Bolton and District of
Montreal yeoman and Rachel N. Tibbits Spinster of the township of Brome and
District aforesaid both of lawful age was joined together in holy matrimony,
after due publication of banns October the Sixth in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty three
by me
Names of Parties Benjamin J Martin
L P. Adams
 Rachel N. Tibbits
Minister
Names of Witnesses * Clair Tysinden*
  Charlotte M Tibbits

Marriage 13th
Folio twenty ninth
Daniel C. Bates of the township of Dunham and District of Montreal, Yeoman
and Sarah A Aitkins Spinster of the township and District aforesaid both of
lawful age was joined together in holy matrimony after due publication of
banns October the seventeenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three
by me
Names of Parties Daniel C. Bates
L P. Adams
Sarah A. Aitken
Minister
Names of Witnesses Almond R Hurlbut
      Alvira Aitken

Marriage 14th
Folio thirtieth
John L. Shufelt bachelor of the township of Dunham and District of Montreal
Machanic; and Louisa E Pettes spinster of the township of Brome and District
aforesaid both of lawful age was joined together in holy matrimony after due
publication of banns October the eighteenth in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty three
by me
Name of Parties John L. Shufelt
L P Adams
      Louisa E Pettes
Minister
Names of Witnesses Hiram Shufelt
      Sarah Shufelt

Marriage 15th
Folio thirty first
Alonzo Tibbits bachelor of the township of Brome and District of Montreal
Yeoman and Helen Brunton Spinster of the township and District aforesaid
both of lawful age was joined together in holy matrimony after due
publication of Banns November the twenty ninth in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty three
by me
Names of Parties Alonzo Tibbits
L. P. Adams
 Helen Brunton
Minister
Names of Witnesses Samuel Tibbits
      Jane Brunton

Marriage 16th
Folio thirty second
Samuel Tibbits bachelor of the township of Brome and District of Montreal
Yeoman and Jane Brunton Spinster of the township and District aforesaid both
of lawful age was joined together in holy matrimony, after due publication
of Banns November the twenty ninth in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty three
by me
Name of Parties Jane Brunton
L. P. Adams
      Samuel Tibbits
Minister
Name of Witnesses Alanzo Tibbits
     Helen Tibbits

Burial
Folio thirty third
Catherine Only widow of the late James Pettis in his lifetime of the
township of Brome and District of Montreal departed this life November the
thirtieth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
aged ninety four years and her body was buried December the fourth in the
year aforesaid
Names of Witnesses Orin Shufelt
L P Adams
      Peter Pickle
Minister

Marriage 17th
Folio thirty fourth
David A Smith bachelor of the township of Brome and District of Montreal
Yeoman and Mary Willson Spinster of the township and District aforesaid both
of Lawful age was joined together in holy Matrimony December the twentieth
after due publication of banns in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three
by me
Names of Parties David A Smith
L P Adams
 Mary Wilson
Minister
Names of Witnesses Joseph Huse
      Helen E Huse

Marriage 18th
Folio thirty fifth
John M Shepard bachelor of the township of Brome and District of Montreal,
Yeoman, and Camilla Spencer, Spinster of the township and District aforesaid
both of lawful age was joined together in holy matrimony after due
publication of banns December the twenty sixth in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty three
L P. Adams
Names of Parties John M Sheperd
Minister
Camilla Spencer
Names of Witnesses Samuel Sheperd
      Mary Ann Toof

Cover 1853 Meth Church at Dunham Year 1853O.K.

Burial  4
Folio Seventeenth
Hiram W. Benny of the township of Brome and District of Montreal departed
this life June the twenty third in the year of our Lord one thousand and
eight hundred and fifty three and his body was buried the twenty fifth of
the Month and yesr aforesaid aged forty eight L
P Adams
Names of Witnesses Israel Gleason
Minister       Judith Gleason

Baptism 9th
Folio Eighteenth
*Wanain Daniel first Son of Daniel Scott 2d and his wife Mary Taylor was
born February the twelvth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and thirty seven and was Baptised July the thirteenth in the year of our
Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three  by me
Names of Witnesses Daniel Scott 2
L P Adams
      Mary Scott
Minister

Baptism 10th
Folio nineteenth
Resia Ametia daughter of Daniel 2d and his wife Mary Taylor was born October
the fourteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty
three and was baptized July the thirteenth in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty threeby
me
Names of Witnesses Daniel Scott 2
L. P. Adams
      Mary Scott
Minister

Marriage 5th
Folio twentieth
Rufus Godard of the township of Farnham and District of Montreal  Machanic
and Ann Olson of the township and District aforesaid widow of O. S. Newell
M. D. late of the township of Morris Illinois U. S. was married after due
publication of banns August the fifteenth in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty three
by me
Names of Parties Rufus Godard
L P Adams
 Ansia Olson
Minister
Names of Witnesses L. B. Newell
      Cynthia S Newell

Marriage 6th
Folio twenty first
John Barr of the township of Granby and District of Montreal by occupation
Machanic and Amelia A Willson Spinster of the township of Brome and District
aforesaid was joined together in holy Matrimony after due publication of
Banns August the thirtieth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three
Names of Parties John Barr
By me
Amelia Wilson
L. P. Adams
Names of Witnesses John Honeyman
Minister
      Susan * Tallson

Folio twentysecond
Aathan Olivins son of George R and Diana Cleaveland of the township of
Dunham and District of Montreal was born May third one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and was baptized September the sixteenth in the year
of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
by me
Names of Witnesses G. R. Cleaveland
L P. Adams
      Martha Adams
Minister

Marriage 7th
Folio twenty third
John Taylor, bachelor, of the township of Farnham and District of Montreal
Yeoman, and Clarinda Jewell Spinster of the place aforesaid both of lawful
age was married after due publication of banns September the twenty Seventh
in the year of our Lord one thousand and eight hundred and fifty three
Names of Parties John Taylor
L P Adams
 Clarinda Jewell
Minister
Names of Witnesses Moses P Blanchard
      *Haty S Felch

Marriage 8th
Folio twenty fourth
Moses P Blanchard bachelor of the township of Potton and District of
Montreal Yeoman, and *Haty S Felch of the township of Farnham both of lawful
age was married after due publication of banns September the twenty seventh
in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
Names of Parties Moses P Blanchard
L. P Adams
 *Haty S Felch
Minister
Names of Witnesses John Taylor
 Clarinda Taylor

Marriage 9th
Folio twenty fifth
James Higgins bachelor of the township of Farnham and District of Montreal
Yeoman, and Mary Ann Sargent Spinster of the township and District aforesaid
both of lawful age was joined together in holy Matrimony after due
publication of banns October the first in the year of our Lord one thousanmd
eight hundred and fifty three
by me
Names of Parties James Higgins
L. P. Adams
 Mary A Sargent
Minister
Names of Witnesses George J Sargent
      Fanny H. Higgins

Marriage 10th
Folio twenty sixth
Silas Breru bachelor of the township of Brome and District of Montreal
Yeoman and Radolpha Parker Spinster of the township and District aforesaid
both of lawful age was joined together in holy Matrimony after due
publication of banns October the second in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty three
by me
Names of Parties Silas Breru
L P Adams
Rodelpha R Parker
Minister
Names of Witnesses James N Pettes
      Louisa M Pettes

Marriages
Capron G & Hathan E  Folio
4
Carter E & Johnson S
6
Deming G. & Brown L.P.
15
Lambkin P. & Rice O. J.
4
Ricard J & Traver A. M.
14
Wilkinson J & Odbert C.
5

Baptisms
Folio thirty two
Abbott C. C.
9
Brown M. H.
13
Brown F. C.
15
Burnet E. A.
9
Castle E. J.
8
Gage L.
6
Gerrick I. L.
3
Holden F. E.
3
Hodge (The children of)
12
Humphrey, da,
16
Johnson S.
11
McIlroy J.
7
*Mrae, the children of
17
Pierce, da
7
Marshall J.
2
Ruiter N. E.
11
Smith J. N.
9
See G. N.
11
Scott S. E.
2
Rufsell, The children of ,
12
Castle M. J.
10

Burials
Barber E. P.
Folio 8
Brown L.
3
Burnett A.
17
Douglas D.
14
Golland H. H.
5
Humphrey   H.
16
Husband J.
8
Jackson A. H.
10
Johnson S.
13
Manuel S.
15
Saye G.
13
See A.
18
Sykes M. E.
9
Hitchcock J
10
Squires D. S.
14
Thompson N. A.
2

Folio One
This Book, containing Thirty-four folios or double pages was Presented by
the Reverend Hugh Montgomery Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist Congregation
in the circuit of Dunham, to serve as a Register for the acts of Baptisms,
Marriages, and Burials to be performed by him and his successors in the
aforesaid circuit of Dunham for the year of our Lord One Thousand eight
hundred and fifty-three, and was this day paraphed by the seal of the Court
and the signature of the Honourable Charles *Nondelet one of the Judges of
the Superior Court of Lower Canada
Montreal 11th December 1852
Charles *Nondelet

S.S.C. 

J. Marshall Baptized
Folio Two
James son of William John Marshall of the Parish of St Bridget Yeoman and of
Sarah *Pusdy his wife was born on the fourth day of August one thousand
eight hundred and fifty two and was baptized on the thirty day of January
one thousand eight hundred fifty three in the presence of the subscribing
witnefses by me
William John Marshall
H Montgomery
Samuel Heathorington

N. A. Thompson Buried
Nancy Ann Burnett wife of Hance Thompson of Stanbridge Yeoman died on the
third day of February One thousand eight hundred and fifty-three and was
buried on the fifth day of the same month and year in the presence of the
subscribing witnefses by me
John Burnett
H. Montgomery
John Eliott
Minister

S. E. Scott Baptized
Sarah Elizabeth daughter of Sylvester Scott of Farnham Yeoman and Ann
Hawthorn his wife was born on the twenty-eighth day of October one thousand
eight hundred and fifty-two and baptized on the twentieth day of February
one thousand eight hundred and fifty three in the presence of the
subscribing witnefses
John Bowker *gen
by me
Harriet Bowker
H. Montgomery

Minister

L. Brown Buried
Folio Three
Leonard Brown Esquire Physician of the Township of Dunham died on the
twenty-first day of February one thousand eight hundred and fifty-three,
Aged sixty one years, and was buried on the twenty-fifth day of the same
month and yesr in the presence of the subscribing witnefses    by me
David Brown
H. Montgomery
E Failey
Minister

F. E. Holden Baptized
Flora Elizabeth daughter of Rodney Holden of Dunham Yeoman and of Mary
Dunning his wife was born on the twenty sixth day of July one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and was baptized on the thirteenth day of March one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-three in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me
Rodney Holden
H. Montgomery
Mary Holden
Minister

I. L. Gerrick Baptized
Ida Louisa daughter of Joseph Gerrick of Dunham Yeoman and of Laura Olden
his wife was born on the seventh of July One thousand eight hundred and
fifty One and baptized on the thirteenth day of March one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-three in the presence of the subscribing witnefses by me
Rodney Holden
H. Montgomery
Mary Holden
Minister

G. Capron & E. A. Hathan Married
Folio Four
On the twenty second day of March one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
George Capron of Dunham Yeoman Widower and Emily Albina Hathan of the same
place Spinster were after the due publication of Banns united in Holy
Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnefses by me
George Capron
H. Mongomery
Emily A. Hathan
Minister
G. F. Shufelt
June Ruiter
C. C. Hathan

P. Lambkin & O. J. Rice Married
On the twentyeighth day March One thousand eight hundred and fifty three
Philo Lambkin of Stanbridge Carpenter and joiner Bachelor and Olive Jane
Rice of the same place Spinster were by virtue of License of Governor
General united in the Holy Banns of Matrimony in the presence of the
subscribing witnefses by me
Philo Lambkin
H. Mongomery
O Jane Rice
Minister
Allen B Houck
Lucy A Comstock
Lyman Lambkin
Corlista C Rice

J Wilkinson & C. E Odbert Married
Folio Five
On the twelvth day of April One thousand eight hundred and fiftythree John
Wilkinson of Farnham Yeoman Widower and Charlotte Elizabeth Odbert of Dunham
Spinster were after the due publication of Banns united in Holy Matrimony in
the presence of the subscribing witnefses by me
John Wilkinson
H. Montgomery
Charlotte Odbert
Minister
Joseph G. Golland
Lovina Golland
Levi Travers
Rodney Holden
Thomas Wilkinson
I. C. Butten
William Wilkinson
Samuel Wilkinson

H. H. Golland Buried
Hannibal Howard infant son of Joseph G. Golland Of Dunham Yeoman and of
Lovina Traver his wife died on the thirteenth day of April One thousand and
eight hundred and fifty three and was buried on the fifteenth day of the
same month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnefses by me
Joseph G. Golland
H. Montgomery
Lovina Golland
Minister

E. Carter & S. Johnston Married
Folio Six
On the fourth day of May One thousand and eight hundred and fifty three
Edley Carter of Farnham Yeoman Bachelor and Sophia Johnston also of Farnham
Spinster were after the due publication of Banns united in the Holy Bonds of
Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnefses by me
Edley Carter
H. Montgomery
Sophia Johnson
Minister
Timothy Carter
Anghl Proust

L. Gage Baptized
Lydia daughter of Luman Gage of Stanbridge Yeoman and of Sarah Fordyce his
wife was born on the thirteenth day of July One thousand eight hundred and
thirty three and was baptized on the fourth day of May One thousand eight
hundred and fifty three in the presence of the subscribing witnefses by me
Hiram Pierce
H. Montgomery
John Elliott
Minister

The Children of H. Pierce Baptized
Folio Seven
Ann June born on the seventh day of June one thousand eight hundred and
forty four
George Marshall born on the twenty ninth day of September one thousand eight
hundred and forty five
Mary Abagail born on the eighth day of February one thousand eight hundred
and forty seven
Hiram Marseilep born on the thirty first day of July one thousand eight
hundred and forty nine
and Martha Emma born on the twenty first day of October one thousand eight
hundred and fifty one
and all children of Hiram Pierce of Stanbridge Yeoman and of Ann Beaty his
wife were baptized on the fourth day of May one thousand eight hundred and
fifty three in the presence of the subscribing witnefses
Hiram Pierce
H. Montgomery
Ann Pierce
Minister

G. McIlroy Baptized
John son of George McIlroy of Farnham yeoman and of Mary Ann Clinton his
wife was born on the twenty -third day of April One thousand eight hundred
and fifty three and  baptized on the fifth day of June in the same year in
the presence of the subscribing witnefses by me
George McIlroy
H. Montgomery
James Burnet
Minister

J. Husband Buried
Folio Eight
John Husband of Dunham late of Tipparary Ireland died on the fourth day of
June one thousand eight hundred and fifty three Aged thirty nine years and
was buried on the fifth day of the same month and year in the presence of
the subscribing witnesses by me
James Burnet
H. Montgomery
Edmund Carter jr
Minister

E. J. Castle Baptized     
Eliza Jane Sawlsbury wife of Chancy Castle was born on the thirty first day
of March one thousand eight hundred and thirty one and was baptized on the
seventh day of June one thousand eight hundred and fifty -three in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Chauncy Castle
H. Montgomery
S. G. Phillips
Minister

E. P. Barber Buried
Elizabeth Pamelia daughter of William Penenst Barber and of Hannah his wife
died on the sixth day of June One thousand eight hundred and fifty three and
was buried on the eighth day of the same month and year in the presence of
the subscribing witnefses by me
Gilbert Wells
H. Montgomery
Julia Wells
Minister

E. A. Burnett Baptized
Folio Nine
Eliza Ann adopted daughter of William Burnet of Farnham Merchant and of
Sarah Ann his wife was born on the eighteenth day of June one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and was baptized on the thirty first day of July one
thousand eight hundred and fifty three in the presence of the subscribing
witnefses by me
William Burnet
H. Montgomery
Ap  Clement
Minister

J. N. Smith Baptized
James Norman son of James H. Smith of St Armand Merchant and of Emily H. his
wife was born on the fifth day of November One thousand eight hundred and
fifty two and was baptized on the seventh day of August one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three in the presence of the subscribing witnefses by me
J. C. Smith
H. Montgomery
Emily H. Smith
Minister

C. C. Abbott Baptized
Chandler Carpenter son of Chancy C. Abbott of St Armand yeoman and of Mary
his wife was born on the twenty-fourth day of February One thousand eight
hundred and fifty three and baptized on the seventh day of August in the
same year in the presence of the subscribing witnefses by me
C. C. Abbott
H. Montgomery
Mary Abbott
Minister

M. E. Sykes Buried
Mary Elizabeth daughter of William G. Sykes of Dunham yeoman and of
Elizabeth Rikard his wife died on the ninth day of August one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three and was buried on the eleventh day of the same month
and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
Wm G Sykes
H. Montgomery
Elisabeth R Sykes
Minister

Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers, 1763-1967
Dunham Methodist Church of Canada
Baptisms, marriages, burials with index 1845-1879
Images 501-550

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M. J. Castle
Baptized
Mary Jane daughter of Chauncy Castle of Sutton yeoman and of Eliza Jane
Sawlsbury[?] his late wife was born on the seventh day of October one
thousand eight hundred and fifty and was baptized on the thirteenth day of
August one thousand eight hundred and fifty three in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Chauncey Castle
Sertius[?] Flinch

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A. H. Jackson
Buried
Almira Harvey wife of Joseph A. Jackson of Brome Yeoman died on the tenth
day of August one thousand eight hundred and fifty three Aged thirty eight
years and was buried on the fourteenth day of the same month and year in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Joseph A. Jackson
David W. Smith

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J. M. Hitchcock
Burial
Jane McKinney wife of the Reverend Barnabus Hitchcock of Stanbridge died on
the sixth day of September One thousand eight hundred and fifty three Aged
sixty five years and was buried on the eighth day of the same month and year
in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
B. Hitchcock
L. Smith

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M. E. Ruiter
Baptized
Mary Elizabeth daughter of Nelson Ruiter of Dunham yeoman and of Ellen his
wife was born on the thirtieth day of August One thousand eight hundred and
fifty three and baptized on the thirteenth day of September in the same year
in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Nelson Ruiter
Ellen Ruiter

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S. Johnson
Baptized
Septimius son of Daniel Johnson of Dunham Shoe-Maker and of Louisa Hanes[?]
his wife was born on the twenty fourth day of February one thousand eight
hundred and fifty two and baptized on the fifteenth day of September one
thousand eight hundred and fifty three in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Daniel Johnson
Louisa Johnson

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G. M. See
Baptized
George Matthew son of Charles H. See of Stanbridge Merchant & of Fidelia
Moore his wife was born on the eighteenth of May one thousand eight hundred
and fifty three and baptized on the twenty first day of August in the same
year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Charles H. See {? or Lee]
Fidelia See

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G. S., A. C. & W. A. Hodge
Baptized
George Saxe born the thirtieth day of May one thousand eight hundred and
forty five
Abram Clark born on the sixteenth day of June one thousand eight hundred and
forty-seven - and
William Alexander born on the fifth day of January one thousand eight
hundred and fifty
all children of the late Abram Hodge of Stanbridge yeoman and of Mary Proper
his wife were baptized on the twenty first day of August one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Charles H. See
Fidelia See

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H, J. E. & F. D. Russel
Baptized
Hector son of Jeremiah Russel of Stanbridge yeoman and of his late wife
Harriet Chandler was born on the twentieth day of January one thousand eight
hundred and forty-seven and was baptized on the twenty second day of August
one thousand eight hundred and fifty three
John Ellis born on the twenty eighth day of February One thousand eight
hundred and fifty-two and Franklin Day born on the seventh day of February
one thousand eight hundred and fifty three both children of the above named
Jeremiah Russel and of his present wife Harriet Ellis were also baptized on
the twenty second day of August one thousand eight hundred and fifty
[?three] in the presence of the of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Jeremiah Russell
Harriett A. Russell

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S. Johnson
Buried
Septimius son of Daniel Johnson of Dunham Shoemaker[?] and of Louisa Hann
his wife died on the sixteenth day of September one thousand eight hundred
and fifty-three and was buried on the eighteenth day of the same month and
year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Daniel Johnson
Louisa Johnson

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G. Saxe
Buried
George Saxe of Stanbridge yeoman died on the eighteenth day of September one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-three Aged eighty years and was buried on
the twenty-first day of the same month and year in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Matthew Sax
P. P. Hadley

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M. A. Brown
Baptized
Mary Ann daughter of Mark Brown of Farnham yeoman and of Rebecca Hunter[?]
his wife was born on the eleventh day of March one thousand eight hundred
and fifty-three and baptized on the twenty-fifth day of September in the
same year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
James Burnet
Edmund Carter jr

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D. Douglas
Buried
David son of Robert Douglas of Stanbridge yeoman and of Jane Hunter his wife
died on the twenty-fourth day of September one thousand eight hundred and
fifty-three Aged twenty-five years and was buried on the twenty-sixth day of
the same month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Alx. Douglas
John Douglas

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D. S. Squier
Buried
Dinah Spaulding wife of Ami C. Squier of Sutton yeoman died on the
twenty-first day of September one thousand eight hundred and fifty-three
Aged sixty eight years and was buried on the twenty-ninth day of the same
month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery
A. G. Squier
Hiram Squier

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J. Ricard and Anne M. Traver
Married
On the fourth day of October one thousand eight hundred and fifty-three
Jeremiah Ricard of High Gate Vermont yeoman and Anne Maria Traver of Dunham
Spinster were by License of Governor General united in the Holy Bonds of
Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Jeremiah Ricard
Anna M. Traver
Wm. E. Traver
Lucy M. Traver

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S. Manuel
Burial
Sarah Bellamy relict of the late John Manual of Dunham died on the first day
of October one thousand eight hundred and fifty-three, aged seventy-five
years, and was buried on the fifth day of the same month and year in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
C. Clement
E. Finley

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F. C. Brown
Baptized
Frank Chellis son of Leonard Brown of Dunham yeoman and of Mary Alvina Clark
his wife was born on the twenty fourth day of May one thousand eight hundred
and fifty-three and baptized on the seventh day of October in the same year
in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Leonard Brown[?]
A. D. Stevens

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G. A. Deming and Lydia P. Brown
Married
On the twenty-seventh day of October one thousand eight hundred and fifty
three Gardner A. Deming of Franklin County Vermont Merchant Bachelor and
Lydia P. Brown Spinster were by virtue of License of Governor General united
in the Holy Banns of Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses
by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Gardner A. Deming
Lydia P. Brown
Chellis S. Browne
Ellen C. Clement
Hiram N. Brown
Cornelia A. Deming
George Clement
Julia L. Clement
A. D. Stevens
S. D. Armington
Charles Brown
Jane Armington

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The Children of J. Humphrey
Baptized
Charles Ashley born on the first day of October one thousand eight hundred
and forty eight,Alvin born on the ninth day of August one thousand eight hundred and fifty
and Maynard born on the twenty fourth day of October one thousand eight hundred
and fifty-three all children of James Humphery of Dunham yeoman and of
Hannah Sargent his wife were baptized on the seventh day of November one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-three in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
James Humphery
Minor Fordyce

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H. Humphery
Buried
Hannah Sargent wife of James Humphery of Dunham yeoman died on the tenth day
of November one thousand eight hundred and fifty-three Aged thirty-two years
and was buried on the thirteenth day of the same month and year in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
James Humphery
Minor Fordyce

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A. Burnett
Buried
Alexander son of Robert Burnett of Farnham yeoman and of Christiana his late
wife died on the twenty-second day of November one thousand eight hundred
and fifty-three Aged nineteen years and was buried on the twenty sixth day
of the same month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by
me
H. Montgomery, Minister
James Burnet
Rebecca E. Burnet

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The Children of J. Mcrea
Baptized
Margaret Ann born on the nineteenth day of September one thousand eight
hundred and forty six
Jane Elizabeth born on the fifth day of June one thousand eight hundred and
forty nine, and
James born on the ninth day of February one thousand eight hundred and fifty
one all children of John Mcrae of Dunham yeoman and of Jane Stevenson his
wife were baptized on the twenty first day of December one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-three in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
John Mcrae
Jane Stevenson

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A. See
Buried
Abraham See of Stanbridge yeoman died on the ninth day of December one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-three and was buried on the eleventh day of
the same month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses, Aged
sixty-six years, by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Charles H. See
Fidelia See

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Meth. Church at Dunham, Year 1854

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Index to baptisms only
Pickle, Peter DeF.
Prentice, Golden
Salsbury, Edmon
West, Eunice
Cook, George
Cook, Martha
Cook, Angeline
Cook, Payne
Cook, Mary
Cook, Eben
Cook, Cynthia
Chandler, Geo. Henry

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explanation of contents -
. . . the Rev. Levi P. Adams Minister of the Methodist New Connection
Church, Circuit of Dunham and District of Montreal, . . .

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Burial
Isaac Geason of the township of Brome and District of Montreal aged Seventy
eight departed this life February the eleventh and his body was intered on
the thirteenth day of the month aforesaid in the year of Our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty four
by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Witnesses:  Thomas[?] Scott; Aton Pickle

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Baptism
Peter DeForest Son of Peter and Judeth Pickle of the township of Brome was
born August the twenty second in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty three and was baptised February the fifteenth in the year
of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty four by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Witnesses:  Peter Pickle; Martha Adams

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Marriage
Horatio Rockwell bachelor of the township of Farnham and District of
Montreal and Hannah Salls Spinster of the township of Brome and District
aforesaid, both of lawful age was joined together in holy Matrimony after
the publication of banns this twenty first day of February in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty four
by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Parties:  Horatio Rockwell; Hannah Salls
Names of Wit:  James Purinton, Jr; Angeline Rockwell

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Marriage
Burton Fuller bachelor of the township of Sutton and District of Montreal
Farmer and Drusilla Grimes Spinster of the township of Sutton and District
aforesaid both of Lawful age was married after due publication of banns
February the twenty third in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and fifty four
by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Name of Parties:  Burton Fuller; Drusilla Grimes
Names of Witnesses:  James Darbe; Elvira Grimes

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Marriage
Eri[?] Jewell bachelor of the township of Farnham and District of Montreal
Yeoman and Mary Bachelor Spinster of the township and District aforesaid
both of lawful age was joined together in holy Matrimony after due
publication of Banns March the fourteenth in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty four, by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Parties:  Eri[?] Jewell; Mary Bachelor
Names of Witnesses:  John Taylor; Clarinda Taylor

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Marriage
Roswell W. Westover bachelor of the township of Sutton and District of
Montreal Yeoman and Hannah M. Smith Spinster of St. Armand and the District
aforesaid both of lawful age was joined together after due publication of
banns March the fifteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and fifty four by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Parties:  R. Westover; H. M. Smith
Names of Witnesses:  William Pettes; Olive Pettes

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Burial
Eunice Boright of the township of Farnham and District of Montreal Departed
this life aged twenty one years and Eleven months March the thirteenth in
the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty four and her body
was intered the sixteenth day of the same month and the year aforesaid
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Witnesses:  S. Boright; Lavinia[?] Boright

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Marriages
Benjamin Wastin[?] Prince Widower of the township of Brome and District of
Montreal Farmer, and Melissa Sales Spinster of the township and District
aforesaid both of lawful age was joined together in holy Matrimony after due
publication of banns April the twenty fifth in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and fifty four  by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Parties:  Benjamin W. Prince; Melissa Sales
Names of Wit:  H. S. Knowlton; Mary A. Knowlton

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Baptism
Golden Prentice of the township of Sutton and District of Montreal aged
twenty two was baptised May the [_?_] in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty four by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Witnesses:  P. Castle; E. Bates

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Baptism
Edmon Salisbury aged seventeen of the township of Sutton and District of
Montreal was Baptised May the fourth in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty four, by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Wit:  P. Castle; E. Bates

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Baptism
Eunice West aged Sixteen of the township of Sutton and District of Montreal
was baptised May the fourth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty four by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Witnesses:  P. Castel; E. Bates

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George Cook aged forty six[?] of the township of Farnham and District of
Montreal was baptised May the sixth in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty four by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Wit:  Otis Cook; George Cook

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Baptism
Martha Cook wife of George Cook of the township of Farnham and District of
Montreal, aged forty four was baptised May the sixth in the year of our Lord
one thousand eight hundred and fifty four, by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Witnesses:  Otis Cook; George Cook

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Marial daughter of George and Martha Cook was born February the 14th, 1826,
and was baptised May the sixth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty four
L. P. Adams, Minister
Wit:  Otis Cook; George Cook

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Baptism
Angeline daughter of George and Martha Cook was born November the fourth in
the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty and was baptised
May the 6th, 1854, by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Witnesses:  Otis Cook; George Cook

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Martha daughter of George and Martha Cook of Farnham was born August the
fifteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty
eight and was baptised May the 6th 1854 by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Wit:  Otis Cook; George Cook

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Baptism
Payne Cook son of George and Martha Cook of Farnham was born Jan[?] the
twenty ninth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty
five and was baptised May the 6th, 1854, by me
L. P. Adams
Names of Witnesses:  Otis Cook; George Cook

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Calhoun son of George and Martha Cook of Farnham was born September the
sixteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty and
was baptised May the 6th, 1854 by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names  of Witnesses:  Otis Cook; Geo. Cook

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Baptism
Mary daughter of George and Martha Cook of Farnham was born January the
Second in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty four and
was Baptised May the 6th, 1854 by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Witnesses:  Otis Cook; George Cook

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Eben son of George and Martha Cook of the township of Farnham was born March
the eighth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty
eight and was baptised May the 6th, 1854 by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Wit:  Otis Cook; George Cook

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Baptism
Cynthia daughter of George and Martha Cook of the township of Farnham was
born February the fifth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and fifty three and was baptised [and was baptised] May the sixth in the
year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty four by me
L. P. Adams, Minister
Names of Witnesses:  Otis Cook; George Cook
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Baptism
George Henry first son of A. H. and Nancy M. Chandler of the township of
Brome was born January the fifteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and fifty four and was baptised May the twenty third in the
year of our Lord aforesaid
by me
L. P. Adams
Names of Witnesses:  [ ? ]

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Marraige [Marriage]
Frederick Hawkins of the township of Brome District of Montreal Farmer and
Matilda Page Spinster of the township and District aforesaid both of lawful
age were joined gather[?] in holy Matrimony after due publication of banns
November the fifteenth in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and fifty four by me
F. E. Powers, Minister
Names of Parties:  Frederick Hawkins; Matilda Page
Names of Witnesses:  M. H. Taylor; Susannah Brown[?]

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Meth. Church of Dunham, Year 1854

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Index
NamesFolio
Armstrong & Breakey  15, Married
Beatie & McKee  9, Married
Beatie Martha   9, Baptized
Best Calvin   7, Baptized
Best Julia A.    7, Baptized
Best John Wesley  7, Baptized
Best Theodore L.  7, Baptized
Briggs Henry K. W.  4, Buried
Bowker Cynthia P.  13, Baptized
Dewitt[?] Hannah  15, Buried
Carpenter Egbert M.   8, Baptized
Caswell & Lambkin  4, Married
Chandler Roxana  3, Baptized
Chapman John H.  14, Baptized
Conn & Parker  11, Married
Cook Ellen E.   3, Baptized
Coffrend Julia Ann  15, Baptized
Ellison Peter H.   17, Baptized
Ellison Joseph E. L.  17, Baptized
Farnham Jane L.  7, Baptized
Farnam Henry M.  7, Baptized
Flanders Charlotte A.19, Baptized
Gage Allen Boynton  16, Baptized
Gage Lucy Temperance 16, Baptized
Golland John  11, Buried
Grubb Margaret  12, Baptized
Garrick, Hannibal H.  14, Baptized

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Index Con.
Hawley Ephraim 8, Buried
Hunt, Nancy 10, Baptized
Hutchins, Calista J.15, Baptized
Hutchins, Nancy16, Baptized
Hutchins, Harriet16, Baptized
Hutchins, Nelson16, Baptized
Humphrey & Sargent18, Married
Humphrey Lucy17, Baptized
Humphrey Asa17 Baptized
Hyatt Gilbert12, Buried
Ingalls John W. 8, Baptized
Johnson Orrilla13, Buried
Keys Merzelden10, Buried
Kathan Sarah M.5, Baptized
Kathan Harriet F.5, Baptized
Kemp Andrew M.10, Baptized
Lindley Sarah14, Baptized
McKee, Isabella 8, Baptized
Marshall, Wm. K.6, Baptized
Pettis Mary 5, Baptized
Pierce, Martin 6, Baptized
Pierce Martin10, Buried
Purdy John Irwin12, Baptized
Ried, John 6, Baptized
Russel Cyril A. 5, Buried

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Index Continued
Russel Emily E. 6, Buried
Shufelt Charles 5, Baptized
Searles, Theodore D.2, Baptized
Searles, Orin Scott2, Baptized
Stone, George W.4, Buried
Stevens Isabella11, Buried
Tilson Nancy 3, Baptized
Traow[?] Harriett9, Buried

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explanation of contents -
. . . the Reverend Hugh Montgomery, of the Wesleyan Methodist Congregation
in the Circuit of Dunham, . . .

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P. B. Kittredge and E. Tilson Married
On the second day of January one thousand eight hundred and fifty four
Portus Baxter Kittredge of Farnham Yeoman Bachelor and Elizabeth Tilson of
the same place Spinster were after the due publication of Banns united in
Holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Portus B. Kittredge
Elisabeth Tilson
Robert Short
Sarah Tilson

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Baptism
Theodore Edgar born on the seventh day of December one thousand eight
hundred and forty-seven - and - Orin Scott born on the twenty sixth day of
July one thousand eight hundred and fifty-two both children of Edgar Searles
of Berkshire Franklin County Vermont Yeoman and of Harriet Bowker his wife
were baptized on the eighth day of January one thousand eight hundred and
fifty-four in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Edgar S. Searles
Harriet Searles

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R. Hoskins
Baptized
Roxana Chandler wife of Henry Hoskins of Farnham yeoman was born on the
thirtieth day of January one thousand eight hundred and twenty five and
baptized on the eighth day of January one thousand eight hundred and
fifty-four in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Edgar S. Searles
James Burnet

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N. Tilson
Buried
Nancy daughter Richard Tilson of Farnham yeoman and of Minerva Freligh his
wife died on the sixth day of January one thousand eight hundred and
fifty-four Aged sixteen years and was buried on the eighth day of the same
month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
James Burnet
[name illegible]

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E. E. Cook
Baptized
Ellen Elizabeth daughter of the late Isaac Cook of Brome Merchant and of
Ellenor Dunning his wife was born on the tenth day of February one thousand
eight hundred and thirty eight and baptized on the tenth day of January one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-four in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
C. C. Abbott
Mary Abbott

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H. W. W. Bridges
Buried
Henry Kirk White son of Elijah Jennings Bridges of Stanbridge Merchant and
of Deantha Munsill[?] his wife died on the eleventh day of January one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-four and was buried on the thirteenth day
of the same month and year in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by
me
H. Montgomery, Minister
E. J. Briggs
G. M. Briggs

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G. W. Stone
Buried
George Washington Stone of Dunham Yeoman died on the twelfth day of January
one thousand eight hundred and fifty-four Aged seventy eight years and was
buried on the fifteenth day of the same month and year in the presence of
the subscribing witnesses by me
E. S. Ingalls, Minister
C. Clement
Lomas Meiss

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I. Caswell and J. Lambkin
Married
On the seventeenth day of January one thousand eight hundred and fifty-four
Ira Caswell of Stanbridge Bachelor Carpenter and joiner and Jane Lambkin of
Farnham Spinster were after the due publication of Banns
united in holy Matrimony in the presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Ira Caswell
Jane Caswell
Everett[?] Caswell
Susan Lambkin
Lyman Lambkin
Adelaide Caswell

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C. A. Russell
Buried
Cyril Allen son of Alfred Keith Russel of Stanbridge yeoman and Persis
Scagee his wife died on the twentieth day of January one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-four aged five years and six months and was buried on the
twenty-third day of the same month and year in the presence of the
subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Alfred K. Russell
R. M. Mills

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H. F. & S. M. Kathan
Baptized
Harriet Flora born on the twentieth day of May one thousand eight hundred
and fifty-one - and Sarah Matilda born on the fifth day of April one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-three both children of Earl Wood Kathan of
Dunham Yeoman and of Harriet Shufelt his wife were baptized on the
twenty-ninth day of January one thousand eight hundred and fifty-four in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
Earl W. Kathan
Harriet Kathan

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M. P. Shufelt
Baptized
Mary Pettis wife of Cyrus Cleaveland Shuflelt was born on the seventh day of
August one thousand eight hundred and twenty five and baptized on the twenty
ninth day of January one thousand eight hundred and fifty-four in the
presence of the subscribing witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
C. C. Shufelt
Thomas Shufelt

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C. P. Shufelt
Baptized
Charles Pettis son of Cyrus Cleaveland Shufelt of Dunham Yeoman and of Mary
Pettis his wife was born on the twentieth day of July one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-three and baptized on the twenty ninth day of January one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-four in the presence of the subscribing
witnesses by me
H. Montgomery, Minister
C. C. Shufelt
Mary Shufelt