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Andrews Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church South (Webster Parish, La.) records

 Collection
Identifier: LACUMC-1990-021

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a church register and property record for Andrews Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church South (Webster Parish, La.). The church register contains the following sections: pastors (1892-1914), marriages (1894), baptisms (1886-1913), members (1871-1933), and an annual summary of members (1893-1912). The property record is dated 1875.

Dates

  • 1871 - 1933

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Physical rights are retained by the Centenary College of Louisiana Archives and Special Collections. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Biographical / Historical

According to Webster Parish property records, Andrews Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church South acquired land in 1875 to locate their church. The church was part of the Ringgold Circuit. Some members of the congregation are buried at Andrews Chapel Cemetery, located on Franklin Road, west of United States Highway 371; the cemetery is approximately 7 miles north of Ringgold, Louisiana.

Extent

1 Volumes

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

This item is organized by subject, then chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Collection transferred in 1990.
Title
Finding Aid to the Andrews Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church South (Webster Parish, La.) records
Author
Olivia Brignac and Chris Brown
Date
2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Centenary College of Louisiana Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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