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Records of the First Presbyterian Church Galen Vol. II, Kept (1838-75), information from 1814-75 [series]: (Item 2)
 
Page 1
Pastors of the church 1820-1873 with name, date of installation, and other notes.

 
Page 2
Ruling elders of the church, l8l4-43 with name and date of ordination.

 
Page 2
Deacons of the church, 1814-43 with name and date of ordination. 3-9 Members, 1814-1831, name, date of admission, manner of admission and other notes.

 
Page 10
Explanation of the membership list. 11-21 Minutes of session and special meetings commencing on March 30, 1838, deal with membership, election of deacons and elders, church discipline and occasionally with other matters. Specifics follow.

 
Page 22-23
Confession of Faith adopted January 23, l84l.

 
Page 23-24
Church Covenant adopted January 23, l84l.

 
Page 35-30
December 21, 1842 - a trial for heresy in doctrine and violation of the covenant.

 
Page 44
September 19, 1843 - woman's trial for violation of the covenant (joining Campbellites).

 
Page 48
Trial of husband of above.

 
Page 60-62
April 14, 1845 - trial for unchristian-like conduct and intemperance.

 
Page 64
October 1, 1843 - trial for violation of the 7th Commandment.

 
Page 68
January 5, 1846 - trial for intoxication.

 
Page 71
February 5, 1846 - Report to the Presbytery containing statistics, a statement on the state of religion, and reports of renewed in-terest in temperance and lisence law and a joint effort with other denominations to distribute tracts.

 
Page 76
February 1, 1847 - Report of the Presbytery.

 
Page 81
April 1848 - Report to the Presbytery.

 
Page 105-
A long list of changes is made by a church member and responded to by the church.

 
Page 140
April 21, 1866 - a statement on dancing.

 
Page 146
Membership statistics.

 
Page 148
Membership and contribution statistics.

 
Page 164
April 2, 1871 - 72 new members; Nov. 4, 1873 - "a scheme for the Benevolence of the Church" is presented; Nov. 18, 1874 - A resolution to the youth in the church is presented; Dec. 20, 1874 15 baptized.

 
21 pp. at end of the Vol.
Restorations, 3 p.; "Baptisms of Adults", 1864-1874, 2 p.; "Infants Baptized", 1864-1874, 9 p.; "Baptism of Children", 18l4-l857