Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Summary Information

Repository:
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Creator:
Bulls Head-Oswego Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Clinton Corners, N.Y.)
Title:
Bulls Head-Oswego Monthly Meeting Records
ID:
QM/NY/B855
Date [inclusive]:
1799-2013
Physical Description:
2.1 Linear Feet
Language of the Material:
English
These records are entirely in English
Abstract:
Records of Bulls Head-Oswego Monthly Meeting and its predecessors, Oswego Monthly Meeting and Oswego Monthly Meeting (Hicksite). Includes: minutes, men's and joint, 1826-2013; women's minutes, 1799-1887; vital records including marriages, 1799-1900, marriages & removals, 1809-1875, births & deaths, 1810-1933, marriages & removals, 1875-1917, births & deaths, 1927-1980, removals, 1979-1995; minutes of the meeting of Ministers and Elders 1883-1859 & 1890-1910; account books of the Oswego Institute and its predecessor, Oswego Village Boarding School, 1860-1863; minutes of the Moore's Mills Friends Association, 1899-1907; newsletter, 1980-89 and 95; minutes of the Oswego Cemetery Association. Also includes records of Bull's Head Preparative Meeting, 1959-66.

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Biographical / Historical

Oswego Monthly Meeting was established in 1799, set off from Nine Partners Monthly Meeting. Oswego Monthly Meeting (Hicksite) changed its name to Bulls Head-Oswego in 1980. This meeting remains active. Oswego Monthly Meeting (Orthodox) became Poughkeepsie Monthly Meeting (Orthodox) in 1870. This meeting also remains active.

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Scope and Contents

Records of Bulls Head-Oswego Monthly Meeting and its predecessors, Oswego Monthly Meeting and Oswego Monthly Meeting (Hicksite). Includes: minutes, men's and joint, 1826-1996/2009-2013; women's minutes, 1799-1887; vital records including marriages, 1799-1900, marriages & removals, 1809-1875, births & deaths, 1810-1933, marriages & removals, 1875-1917, births & deaths, 1927-1980, removals, 1979-1995; minutes of the meeting of Ministers and Elders 1883-1859 & 1890-1910; account books of the Oswego Institute and its predecessor, Oswego Village Boarding School, 1860-1863; minutes of the Moore's Mills Friends Association, 1899-1907; newsletter, 1980-89 and 95; minutes of the Oswego Cemetery Association. Also includes records of Bull's Head Preparative Meeting, 1959-66.

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Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1828-1843, 1.2 1843-1872, 1.3 1872-1923, 1.4 1926-1931, 1.5 1926-1938. 1.6 1938-1954, 1.7 1954-1966, 1.8 1966-1976, 1.9 1976-1982, 1.10 1983-1989, 1.11 1992-1996, 1.12 Minute of incorporation 1991, 1.13 2009-10, 1.14 2011-13; women's minutes: 2.1 1799-1817, 2.2 1817-1835, 2.3 1835-1857, 2.4 1857-1874, 2.5 1874-1887; vital records: 3.1 Marriages 1799-1900 & Intents 1799-1850, 3.2 Marriages and Removals 1809-1875, 3.3 Births and Deaths 1810-1933 & Marriages and Removals 1875-1917, 3.4 Births and Deaths 1927-1980, 3.5 Removals 1979-1995, 3.6 Letters of transfer 1814-1876; records of the meeting of Ministers & Elders: 4.1 Minutes 1833-1859, 4.2 Minutes, 1890-1910; records of the Oswego Institute: 5.1 Account Book, 1861-1862, 5.2 Account Book 1862-1863; 5.3 Account book, 1860-1861; Records of Moore's Mills Friends Association: 6.1 1899-1907; Newsletter: 7.1 1980-89 and 1995; Miscellaneous: 8.1 Recorder's Correspondence 1939-60, 8.2 Oswego Cemetery Assn 1926-62, 8.3 Shadrach Ricketson Bequest Records1883-84/1929-31, 8.4 History 1970; Property & Financial: 9.1 Materials re: Garden Hollow Cemetery 1876-1931, 9.2 Misc. Subscriptions 1783-1983, 9.3 Deeds 1835-1981.

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Administrative Information

Publication Statement

Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

friends@swarthmore.edu or hc-special@haverford.edu

Revision Description

This electronic finding aid was updated in Summer 2016 by Abdulrezak Kemal in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace, to conform to current markup standards and the ArchivesSpace data model. 2016

Conditions Governing Access

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Conditions Governing Use

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Existence and Location of Copies

Minutes to 1872 & vital records to 1933 also available in microfilm, for use in the repository only: MR-NY106, 108-109.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

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Controlled Access Headings

  • Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County
  • Dutchess County (N.Y.)
  • Bulls Head Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Clinton Corners, N.Y.)
  • Oswego Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1799-1828 : Oswego, N.Y.)
  • Oswego Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1955-1980 : Clinton Corners, N.Y.)
  • Oswego Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1828-1955 : Clinton Corners, N.Y.)
  • Bulls Head Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Clinton Corners, N.Y.)
  • Bulls Head-Oswego Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Clinton Corners, N.Y.)
  • Oswego Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1799-1828 : Oswego, N.Y.)
  • Oswego Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1955-1980 : Clinton Corners, N.Y.)
  • Oswego Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1828-1955 : Clinton Corners, N.Y.)

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Collection Inventory

Vital Records

Marriages Intents, 1799-1900

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre/Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 3.1

Scope and Contents: Abstract of marriages, 1799-1900, and intents, 1799-1850.

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Marriages and Removals, 1809-1875

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre/Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 3.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Births and Deaths Marriages and Removals, 1810-1917

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre/Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 3.3

Scope and Contents: Births and deaths, 1810-1933, and Marriages and Removals, 1875-1917.

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Births and Deaths, 1927-1980

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite/United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 3.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Removals, 1979-1995

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 3.5

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Letters of transfer, 1814-1876

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre/Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 3.6

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film

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Men's Meeting and Joint

Minutes, 1828-1843

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY476
Minutes, 1843-1872

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY476
Minutes, 1872-1923

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.3

Scope and Contents: Clerk's Draft

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY476
Minutes, 1926-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Minutes, 1926-1938

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.5

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Minutes, 1938-1954

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.6

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Minutes, 1954-1966

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite/United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.7

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Minutes, 1966-1976

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.8

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Minutes, 1976-1982

Physical Description: 1 binder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.9

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Minutes, 1983-1989

Physical Description: 1 binder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.10

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore:No Film
Minutes, 1992-1996

Physical Description: 1 binder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.11

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore:No Film
Minute of Incorporation, 1991

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.12

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore:No Film
Minutes, 2009-2013

Physical Description: 2 folders

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 1.13-1.14

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore:No Film

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Women's Meeting

Minutes, 1799-1817

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre-Separation

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 2.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore:No Film
Minutes, 1817-1835

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre/Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 2.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore:No Film
Minutes, 1835-1857

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 2.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Minutes, 1857-1874

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 2.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Minutes, 1874-1887

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 2.5

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477

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Worship and Ministry and its predecessors

Minutes, 1833-1859

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 4.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Minutes, 1890-1910

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 4.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477

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Financial Records

Miscellaneous Subscriptions, 1783-1983

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre/Hicksite/United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 9.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film

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Property Records

Materials re: Garden Hollow Cemetery, 1876-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 9.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Deeds, 1835-1981

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite/United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 9.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film

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Committees

Oswego Institute

Account Book, 1861-1862

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 5.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Account Book, 1862-1863

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 5.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477
Boarding School Account Book, 1860-1861

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 5.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477

Moore's Mills Friends Association

Records, 1899-1907

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 6.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY477

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Miscellaneous

Newsletter, 1980-89 and 1995

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 7.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore:No Film
Recorder's Correspondence, 1939-1960

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite/United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 8.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY478
Oswego Cemetery Association, 1926-62

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite/United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 8.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY478
Shadrach Ricketson Bequest Records, 1883-1884/1929-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 8.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
History, 1970

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/B855 8.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film

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