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Island Creek Baptist Church (Henderson, N.C.) Records

Finding Aid & Inventory

Island Creek (Henderson, N.C.) Baptist Church was constituted in 1820. Included in this collection are minute books and membership lists.

Biographical and Historical Note

Island Creek Baptist Church was founded in 1820 in Granville County, North Carolina.

Collection Overview

This volume contains church records when the church was in Granville County. It includes church meeting minutes with church activities and records of sermons, baptism, and new members admission etc. (1821-circa 1861, 1863-1868), a brief history of the church (1820), membership rolls (1829-1867), and African American membership rolls (1833-1872) both with notes of dates of dismission and decease. They are handwritten in a bound item that lacks covers and some pages, and has some loosing leaves of paper.

Collection Inventory

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Island Creek Baptist Church (Henderson, N.C.) Records
ID
MS760
Date [inclusive]
1820-1872
Extent
0.21 Linear Feet  1 half-document box

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Revision Description
 Revised by Katie Lawrence 2018 November
Access Restrictions
This collection is open for use. 
Copyright Notice
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Preferred Citation
Island Creek Baptist Church (Henderson, N.C.) Records (MS760), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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