SEPTEMBER 18, 1890.
MATHIAS WILSON MCALARNEY.
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This 300+ page book contains information on the ministers and congregation of the Paxtang Church of Dauphin County, Pa. It contains marriages (1744-1791, 1754-1755, 1807-1839) baptisms (1807-1842), Communions (1807-1840), Dismissions (1807-1842), deaths (1809-1841) and tombstone inscriptions in the old churchyard.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Pastors of Paxtang,
Committees of the Churches,
Invocation by Rev. Dr. Ebenezer Erskine,
Scripture Lesson Rev. Eugene L. Mapes,
Address of Welcome Rev. Albert B. Williamson,
Historical Address William H. Egle, M. D.,
"Presbyterianism in this Region " Rev. William A West,
Address of General George R. Snowden
From the Churches Rev. Robert Cochrane, Olivet,
Rev. John L. McKeehan, Steelton,
Rev. George S. Duncan, Westminister,
Rev. I. Potter Hayes, Covenant,
Rev. George S. Chambers, D. D., Pine Street,
Rev. Reuben H. Armstrong, Elder Street,
Rev. John H. Groff, Middletown
Rev. Francis M. Baker, Dauphin 166
Rev. George B. Stewart, Market Square
Address of Mr. Joshua Williams
"Characteristics of Early Presbyterians" Address of Rev. Dr.
Nathan Grier Parke
"Importance of the Country Church" Address of Governor
James A. Beaver,
Address of Colonel Francis Jordan
Address of Rev. James Elder, D. D.,
Letter of Rev. Dr. Thomas H. Robinson,
An Interesting Reminiscence
Rev. John Elder's Ordination Sermon
Deed to Paxtang Glebe,
Master Allen's School,
Marriages by Rev. John Elder, 1744 1791
Marriages by Rev. John Roan, 1754 1775,
Marriages by Rev. Jam 's R. Sharon, 1807 1839,
Baptisms by Rev. James R. Sharon,
Communions in Paxtang, 1807 1839, .
Dismissions from Paxtang, 1807 1839
Deaths in Paxtang Congregation, 1807 1839.
Tombstone inscriptions in the Graveyard.
Present Organization and Membership,
Index: Addison, Africa, Aiken, Aikens, Ainsworth, Alexander, Alison, Allen, Allison, Alricks, Anderson, Andrews, Armor, Armstrong, Asay, Atkins, Augeer, Auld, Awl, Ayers, Ayres, Bailey, Baily, Baird, Baker, Balch, Bankhead, Barbe, Barber, Bard, Barefoot, Barnett, Barr, Barret, Barrett, BARXETT, Bates, Bay,, Beatty, Beaver, Becker, Bell, Berryhill, Bertram, Bigger, BIGGERS, Bigham, Black, Blackburn, Blair, Blame, Blattenberger, Bliss, Boal, Boggs, Boon, Boone, Bootie, Bouquet, Bowman, Boyce, Boyd, Boyle, Brady, Brainard, Brereton, Brevard, Brice, Brisban, Brisband, BRISBEN, Brison, Brooks, Brown, Browns, Brunson, Buchanan, Bucher, Buck, Buffington, Burd, Burges, Burke, Burney, Byers, Calbertson, Caldhoon, Caldwell, Calhoon, Calhoun, Cambell, Campbell, Carmichael, Carothers, Carriday, Carson, Casson, Cathcart, Catheart, Cattell, Cavet, Cavit, Chamberlain, Chamberlaine, Chambers, Chesney, Chester, Christie, Christy, Clark, Clarke, Clayton, Clendinon, Cochran, Cochrane, Coder, Coleman, Collier, Cook, Cooper, Corbit, Cotler, Couple, Cowden, Cox, Craig, Craighead, Cram, Crane, Craven, Crawford, Crouch, Crouse, Culbertson, Culmerry, Cummings, Cummins, Cunningham, Cupples, Curry, Curwen, Cusick, Cuthbertson, Davidson, Davis, Dawsen, Dawson, Dennis, Dennison, Dewitt, Deyarmond, Dick, Dickey, Dimsey, Dinwiddie, Dixon, Dobbin, Dobbins, Doll, Donaldson, Donley, DORRANCE, Dorwin, Dougan, Doughterty, Douglass, Downey, Drisbaugh, Drummond, Duffield, Dugal, Duncan, DUNLAP, DURKEES, Ebersole, Egle, Elder, Elder., Elliot, Elliott, Ellmaker, Erisman, Erskine, Espy, Evans, Ewing, Fallen, Ferguson, Ferriday, fforster, Findlay, Findley, Finley, Finney, Fisher, Fitzpatrick, Fleming, Foote, Forbes, Forster, Foster, Frazer, Freeland, Fulk, Fullion, Fulton, Galbraith, Gamble, Garden, Gardiner, Gardner, Garland, Gaston, Gay, Gaylor, George, Gibson, Gilchrist, Gillespie, Gillespy, Gillmor, Gilmor, Gilmore, Glasg, Glen, GOLAUGHER, Gold, Gordon, Gowdie, Graham, Grahams, Grahan, Gray, Graydon, Green, Gregg, Grier, GRIZZEL, Groff, Grove, Guilford, Gunn, Haeker, Hall, Hamacher, Hamaker, Hamilton, Hanna, Hannah, Harper, Harris, Harrison, Hart, Harvey, HASLETT, Hatton, Hayes, Hays, Heck, Henderson, Herbert, Herron, Hervey, Hetherington, Hiester, Hill, Hilton, Hodge, Hodges, Hogin, Hood, Hotchkin, Houston, Howe, Humes, Hunter, Hutchinson, Hutchison, INGRAM, Innis, Irwin, Jackson, Jamison, Jenkins, Johnson, Johnson., Johnston, Jones, Jordan, Karr, KEAN, Kearsley, Kelker, Kelly, Kelso, Kemp, Kendig, Kennedy, Kennon, Kerr, Keys, King, Kirkpatrick, KIRSCHNER, Kuhn, Kunkel, Kunkle, Kyle, Laird, Larkey, Larned, Latta, Lecky, Lee, Lerkin, Levy, Lewis, Light, Lind, Lindley, Lingle, Linn, Loban, Lockhart, Logan, LORRETT, Loughrey, Loughry, Luffran, Lusk, Lyon, Lytle, Macbeth, Mackey, Maclay, MacMillan, MACREADY, Mahargue, Mahon, Mann, Mantor, Manville, Marrs, MATEER, Maxwell, Maybane, Mayes, Mays, McAfee, McAlevy, McAllister, McArthur, McBay, McCall, McCallen, McCamant, McCammon, McCann, McCarrell, McCashan, McCauley, McCay, McChesney, McClalen, McClaneghan, McClanochan, McClave, McClean, McCleaster, McClenaghan, McClintock, McClosky, McClure, McCollum, McConaughy, McCord, McCormick, McCrachen, McCreight, McCullom, McCune, McDannold, McDonald, McDowell, McElhenny, McElroy, McEwen, McFadden, McFarland, McGaughy, McGinnes, McGlerm, McGradie, McGrady, McGuire, McHadden, McHargue, McIlvain, McKean, McKeehan, McKennet, McKibben, McKillip, McKinney, McKinser, McKinzie, McKnight, McLean, McManus, McMeen, McMillan, McMullen, McNair, McNamara, McNeal, McNeice, McNeill, McNitt, McNut, McNutt, McPHERSON, McRoberts, McTeer, Means, Mebane, Meeker, MEHARGUE, Meloy, Millar, Miller, Millerort, Milton, Mitchel, Mitchell, Mitcheltree, Monroe, Monteith, Montgomery, Moody, Moor, Moore, Moorhead, Mordah, Morrison, Morrow, Morton, Moses, Motter, Mover, MURDOCH, Murdock, Murphy, Murray, Murtrie, Musgrave, Neal, Nedy, Neely, Neill, Nevin, Newlin, Newton, Nisbet, Nissley, Norwood, Oliver, Olsen, Orr, Orth, Palmer, Pancake, Park, Parke, Parthemore, Patterson, Patton, PAWLING, Paxson, Paxton, Peacock, Pearl, Peck, Peffer, Pierson, Pinkerton, Piper, Plunket, Poffenberger, Polk, Polly, Pomeroy, Porter, Porterfield, Potter, Potts, POWER, Query, Quigley, Ralston, Ramsey, RANDALL, Randolph, Reany, Reed, Reid, REIGART, Reney, Renick, RENNINGER, Rewalt, Rex, Rhea, Richards, Richardson, Richey, Richmond, Ritchey, Rittenhouse, Roan, Robinson, Roddy, Rodgers, Rogers, Ross, Rowan, Runyan, Rusk, Russel, Russell, Rutherford, Ryan, Sampselle, Sanckey, Sankey, Sawyer, Sawyers, Scott, Sedgwick, Seebaugh, Seiler, Semple, Shaffer, Sharman, Sharon, Sharp, Shaw, Shearl, Sherer, SHERERT, Shields, SHIPPEN, Shope, Simmers, Simmons, Simonton, Simpson, Sinclair, Sloan, Smiley, Smith, Snoddy, Snodgrass, Snowden, Snyder, Spangler, Spence, Spencer, Sprague, Starling, Station, Steel, Steele, Stephen, Stephens, Stephenson, Sterrat, Sterret, Sterrett, Stevenson, Stewart, Stoe, Stough, Strain, Strean, Strong, Stuart, Sturgeon, Suffran, SWAB, Swain, Swan, Taggart, Talmage, Taney, Tate, Taylor, Templeton, Tennant, Tennents, Thome, Thompson, Thomson, Tilson, Todd, Tolland, Tom, Townslie, Trindle, Trousdale, TRULLINGER, Tucker, Tunis, Valentine, Vandyke, Vanlear, Vernor, Walker, Wallace, Wanamaker, Wanless, Ward, Warner, Watson, Watt, Waugh, Wayne, Weir, Welsh, Weltmer, West, Westbrook, Wharton, White, Whitefield, Whitehill, Whitely, Whiteside, Whitley, Whitly, Wiestling, Wiggins, Wiley, Wilkie, Will, William, Williams, Williamson, Willis, Wills, Willson, Wilson, Wing, Wishart, Witherspoon, Wolfe, Woods, Wray, Wright, Wyeth,, Wylie, Wyllie, Young,