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Antioch Baptist Church (Chapel Hill, N.C.) records

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Biographical and Historical Note

Antioch Baptist Church was established in 1806 as Haw River Mountain Baptist Church.

Collection Overview

Minutes of church conferences from their constitution as Haw River Mountain Baptist Church from Cane Creek Baptist Church, Aug. 20, 1806 to Jan. 8, 1881, including male and female membership rolls; rules of decorum; and treasurer's reports. Subjects include the appointment of delegates to Sandy Creek (1806) and other association; the election and ordination of their deacons; financial matters; the arms of the church at Sandy Field and Lick Creek; the licensing of Thomas Street (1806) and George Patterson (Sept. 1819); the reception, dismissal, and discipline of church members; the selection of a pastor; committee appointments and reports; a deed to the church property (1854); the sale of Mountain Meeting House and the land (1830); the first conference as Antioch Baptist Church, Sept. 1830; a camp meeting held in 1842; and the trial of Rev. R. A. Patterson, 1864. This volume was transcribed from the "old book of records" in 1850. The ledger-size volume contains ink markings.

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Antioch Baptist Church (Chapel Hill, N.C.).
Title
Antioch Baptist Church (Chapel Hill, N.C.) records
ID
CRMF732
Date [inclusive]
1806-1881
Extent
1.0 microfilm reel(s)  35mm; positive
Microform [Reel]
1

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Restrictions
Permission of the church must be obtained to copy these records in their entirety. 
Preferred Citation
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Preferred Citation
Antioch Baptist Church (Chapel Hill, N.C.) records, CRMF732, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Antioch Baptist Church (Chapel Hill, N.C.).
  • Cane Creek Baptist Church (Hillsborough, N.C.).
  • Lick Creek Baptist Church (Alamance County, N.C.).
  • Mount Zion Baptist Association.
  • Mountain Meeting House.
  • Sandy Creek Baptist Association (N.C.).
  • Sandy Field Baptist Church (Orange County, N.C.).

Geographic Name(s)

  • Orange County (N.C.)--Church history--Sources

Subject(s)

  • Baptists--North Carolina--Orange County--History--Sources
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--Chapel Hill
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--Orange County

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