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New Bern First Baptist Church (New Bern, N.C.) records

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Biographical and Historical Note

New Bern First Baptist Church, located in Craven County, North Carolina, is a member of the Neuse Baptist Association. It was organized in 1807.

Collection Overview

Minutes of church conferences from June 1819 to September 16, 1981, including membership rolls; deacon's records, 1925-1971; other church records, 1870-1983 [broken series]; and records from the Brotherhood, 1960-1964; Sunday School, 1955-1959; and Woman's Missionary Union, 1886-1976. Subjects include membership received from the District of Columbia, Georgia, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia, Union occupation of New Bern during the Civil War, and foreign missionaries in Japan. Persons represented include Charles C. Clark, Abraham David Cohen, Martin R. Flory, Richard Furman, Jr., Oscar Haywood, William Hooper, William Robert and Mary Louise Medling, Thomas Meredith, Hight C. Moore, Charles Edward Parker, Robert Lee Pugh, Samuel Wait, and James York.

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
New Bern First Baptist Church (New Bern, N.C.).
Title
New Bern First Baptist Church (New Bern, N.C.) records
ID
CRMF689
Date
1819-1983
Extent
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Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. 
Copyright Notice
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Preferred Citation
New Bern First Baptist Church (New Bern, N.C.) records, CRMF689, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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