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Book of Records of the First Presbyterian Society of Corning, September 18, 1843 [series]: (Item #3)
Trustee's Record Book, 1843-1915. Annual church and congregation meeting minutes record election of trustees, appointment of class leaders, appointments to committees, passage and adoption of resolutions; calling, electing and hiring ministers and sextons; choice of chairperson and clerk; setting pew rents/costs, minister's salary, sexton's salary, subscriptions and collections; hearing annual and incidental trustees' reports, and corporate meetings with statements on church and congregation finances.

 
Certificate of Incorporation, ( September 18, 1843 )
Records election of trustees, appointment of class leaders. Signed by Steuben County Court Commissioner.

 
Certificate verifying election of trustees, ( September 13, 1844 )
Signed by Steuben County Clerk.

 
Minutes begin November 11, 1844 .
 
February 4, 1852
Committee established to plan construction of a session house.

 
October 14, 1863 and March 4, 1867
Entries re: building a new church.

 
March 13, 1877
Church debt.

 
June 11, 1887
Building a parsonage.

 
October 18, 1901
Church debt.

 
April 1, 1902
$9096.00 taken in subscriptions to clear debt.

 
April 9, 1906
Church debt of $5658.13.

 
November 9, 1914
last entry.

 
At end of volume
"Treasurer's reports, 1915-1916; "copy organ subscriptions" (1902?); annual meeting minutes (April 13, 1914) on letter head "The Corning Building Co.;" and notice re: envelope system," November 30, 1896 (see minutes for November 26, 1896). All of these are tipped in notes.