THESE NOTES ARE TAKEN FROM BITS OF PAPER, LETTERS AND JOURNAL ENTRIES FOUND IN AN OLD CHEST BELONGING TO WILLIAM G. ROBBINS (1840-1919) THEY ARE THE PERSONAL PAPERS OF WILLIAM AND HIS SONS ELISHA, MERLE, WILLIE & ORA

CHURCH ORDER

DATED MAY 4 1896

"May the 4 Saturday 1896, we the united Baptist Church of Christ, at White Oak Church now in cession. Bro Nathan Dulin made application for a letter of dismission which was granted him. He is dismissed from us when joined to any other Church of the same faith and order he is in good standing with us. Dun by order of the Church.

David Borders mod protem

W.M. Robbins Clerk"

They were transcribed in May, 1997 by

Darrold Crites
1607 Wilbur Av.
Fairborn, OH 45324
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Notations in parentheses are those of the transcriber. Spelling & Grammar is as written.

Deanna Levito
Ann Lemaster-Applegate