Genesee Yearly Meeting Records
Scope and Contents
Includes minutes of the men's and women's yearly meetings, minutes of the yearly meeting of Ministers and Elders, a treasurer's book, and minutes of the Indian Committee.
- Genesee Yearly Meeting of Friends (Organization)
Language of Materials
These records are entirely in English
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
Where available, access is through microfilm.
Copyright and Rights Information
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Biographical / Historical
Genesee Yearly Meeting was set off from the Hicksite branch of New York Yearly Meeting in 1834. Congregational Friends separated from the larger body in 1848. Genesee Yearly Meeting joined in founding Friends General Conference, and it was amalgamated with the Orthodox and Conservative branches of Canada Yearly Meeting into Canadian Yearly Meeting in 1955.
3 Linear Feet (volumes)
Yearly meeting records of Genesee Yearly Meeting, 1834-1891.
Divided into functional series.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- RECORDS OF GENESEE YEARLY MEETING
- An Inventory of its Yearly Meeting Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
- Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
Find It at the Library
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