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:
Smyrna Monthly Meeting of Friends (1954-1970 : Smyrna, N.Y.)
Creator:
Smyrna Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1836-1954 : Smyrna, N.Y.)
Title:
Smyrna Monthly Meeting Records
ID:
QM/NY/S631
Date [inclusive]:
1836-1967
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear Feet (5 volumes and 1 folder)
Language of the Material:
English
These records are entirely in English
Abstract:
Records of Smyrna Monthly Meeting, 1836-1965. Includes minutes, 1836-1965, and vital records 1864-1954.

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Biographical / Historical

Smyrna Monthly Meeting was set off from Bridgewater Monthly Meetiing by Duanesburgh Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox) in 1836. It became part of Butternuts Quarterly Meeting in 1838. In the early 1960s, Smyrna Monthly Meeting became inactive. In 1965, the church and parsonage were sold, and in 1969-70 the meeting was laid down.

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Scope and Contents

Records of Smyrna Monthly Meeting, 1836-1965. Includes minutes, 1836-1965, and vital records 1864-1954.

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Arrangement

Divided into series: Men's and Joint Minutes: 1.1 1836-83, 1.2 1899-1963; Women's and Joint Minutes: 2.1 1836-95; Vital Records: 3.1 1885-1907, 3.2 1864-1954; Miscellaneous 1860-1967.

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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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

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Controlled Access Headings

  • Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Chenango County
  • Smyrna Monthly Meeting of Friends (1954-1970 : Smyrna, N.Y.)
  • Smyrna Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1836-1954 : Smyrna, N.Y.)

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Collection Inventory

Vital Records

Register, 1885-1907

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S631 3.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY432
Births, Deaths, and Removals, 1864-1954

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S631 3.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY432

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Men's Meeting and Joint

Minutes, 1836-83

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S631 1.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY142
Minutes, 1899-1963

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox/United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S631 1.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY432

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Women's Meeting

Minutes, 1836-1895

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S631 2.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY143

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Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous records, 1860-1967

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox and United

Call Number: RG2?NY/S631 4.1

Scope and Contents: Includes list of books, 1860.

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