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Mount Pisgah Baptist Church (Apex, N.C.) records

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Biographical and Historical Note

The Mount Pisgah Baptist Church was organized August 26, 1814 by a presbytery consisting of James Weathers and Elder Robert Thomas Daniel at Yates Meeting House. There were 25 charter members--4 males and 21 females. Daniel was chosen as their first pastor. In 1818 the church changed its name to Mount Pisgah.

Collection Overview

Reel 1: Minutes of church conferences from June 10, 1815 - December 5, 1869, details of the organization of the church; articles of faith and charter members, 1814; male, female, and African-American male and female membership rolls, 1821, 1858, 1865-67, and undated; church statistics, 1814-1868; references to the baptism of Matthew Tyson Yates and his licensing to preach, 1840.

Collection Inventory

  • Church Records (1814-1869)
    • Church Records, volume 1 (1814-1869) Reel 1

Summary Information

Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Mount Pisgah Baptist Church (Apex, N.C.).
Mount Pisgah Baptist Church (Apex, N.C.) records
Date [inclusive]
1.0 microfilm reel(s)  35mm; positive
Microform [Reel]

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Publication Information
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Conditions Governing Use note
Permission of the church must be obtained to copy these records in their entirety. 

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