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Beverly, Mass. Third Congregational Church records, 1833.

 Collection
Identifier: RG0018

Scope and Contents

The items in this collection are related to the dismissal of Rev. David Oliphant in 1833. Includes information on the petition to have Rev. Oliphant removed, his response to those that sided with him, an analysis of who Rev. Oliphant sold pew rights too, and some other financial information.

Dates

  • 1833

Creator

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open and available for researcher access and use.

Restrictions on Use

Items in this collection are subject to U.S. Copyright Law. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine the copyright status of collection items and to secure any permissions necessary for their reproduction and publication. Requests for permission to publish material must be discussed with the archivist or librarian.

Historical Information

The Third Congregational Church in Beverly was gathered in 1802. In 1837, the church would be reincorporated as the Dane Street Church.

Extent

.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Third Congregational Church in Beverly was gathered in 1802. In 1837, the church would be reincorporated as the Dane Street Church. The items in this collection are related to the dismissal of Rev. David Oliphant in 1833. Includes information on the petition to have Rev. Oliphant removed, his response to those that sided with him, an analysis of who Rev. Oliphant sold pew rights too, and some other financial information.

Acquisition Information

This collection has no source of acquisition and was never given an accession number.

Bibliography

"60th Reunion". Union College. Accessed May 12, 2020. https://digitalworks.union.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1028&context=alumnifiles_1809

Processing Information

This collection was never fully processed. In May 2020, the collection was processed by William McCarthy.
Title
Beverly, Mass. Third Congregational Church records, 1833.
Status
Completed
Author
William McCarthy
Date
2020-05-12
Description rules
3
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Congregational Library & Archives Repository

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