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Cashie Baptist Church (Windsor, N.C.) Records

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The Cashie Baptist Church was constituted in 1771 by Elder Jeremiah Dargan, who was elected as the first pastor. Cashie joined the Kehukee Association in 1778 and the association met at Cashie Meeting House in 1798. This collection contains church deeds, meeting minutes, biographical sketches, financial records, notes and letters related to members, and a membership roll.

Biographical and Historical Note

The Cashie Baptist Church was constituted in 1771 by Elder Jeremiah Dargan who was elected as the first pastor. Cashie was received into the Kehukee Association in 1778 and the association met at Cashie Meeting House in 1798. Wiccacon and Ballard's Bridge Churches were formed from Cashie. The Baptist Philanthropic Society was formed at Cashie in 1805.

Association membership: Kehukee (1778-c1806); Chowan (1806-1883); West Chowan (1883-)

Pastors: Jeremiah Dargan (1771-c1786); Aaron Spivey (1794-1822); Reuben Lawrence (1823-1843); David Harrell (1844-1851); Aaron J. Spivey (1851-1854); Andrew Murdock Craic (1855-1869); Marmaduke Cartright Rhodes (1869-1870); Jeremiach Bunch (1870-1873); Andrew Murdock Craig (1873-1874); A. D. Cohen (1874-1879); T. G. Wood (1879-1882); J. A. Speight (1882-1884); R. VanDeventer (1884-1887); T. T. Speight (1887-1893); J. B. Boone (1893-); R. D. Cross (1895-c1898); R. H. Gilbert (1899); John T. Douglas (1900-1901); J. O. Alderman (1901-1903); C. M. McIntosh (1903-1904); R. L. Gay (1905-1907); R. D. Stephenson (1908); Q. C. Davis (1909-1912); D. P. Harris (1913-1916); W. R. Haight (1916-1923); Charles C. Snow (1923-1927); C. C. Cox (1927-c1929); Ernest C. Kolb (1930-1936); J. R. Link (1936-1938); Millard P. Booe (1938-1942); W. F. Woodall (1942-); R. L. Council (1943-c1945); Pastor not known (1946-1949); W. I. Johnson (1950-1954); Charles W. Duling (1954-1960); E. Len Weston (1960-)

Collection Overview

This volume contains a photocopy of the church deed (1776), church meeting minutes (1790-1924)[broken series], biographical sketches (undated),financial records (undated), a note recording varied incidents (1882-1895), dismissal letters and a request letter of dismissal (1873-1925), letters (1873-1884), a blank form for membership discontinuation (1884), and a letter (1867) with a membership roll on the other side of the paper (1874).

Collection Inventory

  • Deed, photocopy (1776) Box 2 Folder 2
  • Minute book (1790-1897) Box 1 Volume 1
  • Minutes, volume 1 (1791-1832) Box 2 Folder 3-5
  • Minute book (1858-1924) Box 1 Volume 2
  • Financial records and correspondence (1867-1925) Box 2 Folder 1

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Cashie Baptist Church (Windsor, N.C.).
Title
Cashie Baptist Church (Windsor, N.C.) Records
ID
MS740
Date [inclusive]
1776-1925
Extent
1.71 linear feet  1 half-document box, 1 oversize box

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2017 April
Revision Description
 Revised by Katie Lawrence 2018 November
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Preferred Citation
Cashie Baptist Church (Windsor, N.C.) Records, (MS740), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Cashie Baptist Church (Windsor, N.C.).
  • North Carolina Chowan Baptist Association.
  • West Chowan Baptist Association.

Geographic Name(s)

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

Subject(s)

  • Baptists--North Carolina--Bertie County--History--Sources
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--Bertie County
  • Church records and registers--North Carolina--Windsor

Cashie Baptist Church (Windsor, N.C.) (CRMF649), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives.

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