Athens Trinity Episcopal
Church

Wardens and Vestrymen


Photostat copy of the original records made by the New York State Library in 1934 and transcribed by Scott Wichmann


1840

Nathan Clark              Senr. Warden
Dr. Eli Pierce               Junr. do                       resigned
Saml. Hamilton          Vestryman                  resigned 1841
Wm. P. Alcott                      do
Sylvester Nichols                do
John Bennett                        do
Geo. B. Frazier                    do
Orin E. Osborn                    do
John Clough                         do
Peter Hubbell                       do 

1841

Nathan Clark              Senr. Warden
Jas. G. Foster               Junr.       do
Eli Pierce                     Vestryman
Sylvester Nichols              do
Wm. P. Alcott                    do
Geo. B. Frazier                   do                      removed to Albany
Orin E. Osborn                  do
John Clough                      do                      by his substitute Jn. Bennett
Peter Hubbell                    do                      resigned 1842
Frederick Tolley                do                      deceased 1842
 

1842

The same officers, with the exception of James Byrnes, vice Peter Hubbell resigned

"Qualifications to vote for Church Warden & Vestrymen”

The voters must have belonged to the congregation for the preceeding 12 months, and

must have been baptized in the Prot. Epis. Church, or must have been received therein by the rite of Confirmation, or by receiving the Holy Commn. or by purchase of or having a pew or seat in the Ch. or by some joint act of the parties & of the Rector, whereby they shall have attached ?????? to the Prot. Epis. Church.

                                                            see Journal for 1842   p. 138

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of Trinity Church in the Village of Athens, Greene Co. held on the                  day of                       18            Mr. or Miss’s  
was (or were) duly elected the Lay Delegate to the Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of NYork to be held in                              on the                   day of                 next, and that the said Delegate is (or are) entitled to vote for warden & vestrymen in the said church.

Dated this        day of            18                                                        _______________ Rector


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