Kiskatom
Circuit

**Methodist
Church
1859-1888**

**Members**

Contributed by Audrey Klinkenberg and transcribed by Scott Wichmann

**ABBREVIATIONS
**

A Asbury

b born

C
Catskill

cert certificate

Ch Church

cong congregation

dau daughter

disc discontinued

HF High Falls

K
Kiskatom

m married

P
Palenville

p/pro probationer

Q Quarryville

R
Received

R/l Received with letter

RIF Received in full

RFP Received from probation

RT Round Top

rem removed

rem/l removed with letter

rem/nol removed without letter

rem/no cert removed without certificate

S
Steward

s
single

Saug Saugerties

T Trial
member

trans transferred

w/Wd widow/widower

W
Withdrawn

wits witnesses

page 294

I submit the following as an accurate record of the officers and members of the M.E. Ch (1874) Kiskatom Circuit. L. S. Brown, Pastor

On missions, Geo. H. Austin, J. Woodard, Wm. Lewis

On S. Schools, H.
Jones

H. Hooston For 1875

T. Lawrence Board of Stewards

On Tracts Mrs. Amelia
Webber

Miss M. Teil

C. Stotard

Mrs. M. Jones

. Smalling
Residence RT

On Ch Extension
F.W. Lawrence

G. H. Austin

J. I. Smith

F. Lawrence

F. Lock Residence K

C. Stotard

J. Woodard

On Ch Records S.
Merritt

M. Jones Residence P

J. Edgerly

Geo. Mulford

On Ch Music H. Jones

Wm. Lewis

Geo H. Austin Residence HF

Lewis Ward

T. Lawrence

Comm on Missions, S., Schools, Tracts, and Ch Ex Le G Smalling, F.W. Lawrence, J. Woodard

Comm on Ch Records, Parsonage, & furniture and Ch.
Music G.H. Austin, S. Merritt, C. Stodard

Comm to estimate the pastor’s salary. The Stewards & Leaders

page 302 The following pages contain the revised record

March 1 1876 E. Clement, Pastor

Committes for 1876. On Mission, Church Extension & to estimate the pastors salary, Leaders and Stewards.

Sunday School & Tracts, G.H. Austin, J Bogardus, & R.S. Secors

On Church Records & parsonages & furniture, F.W. Lawrence, W. Garrison (changed to J.T. Smith) J. Woodard.

Stewards for 1876, F.W. Lawrence, Wm. Garrison changed to J.T. Smith, C. Stodard, E. Smalling, Wm. Lewis, W. L. Post, C. Dubois.

District Steward F.W. Lawrence

Sunday School Supt, G.H. Austin changed to C. Dubois

There follows on the next page the listing of classes which will be transcribed later.

**MEMBERSHIP 1866
**

**KISKATOM CIRCUIT, METHODIST CHURCH
**

**The membership list consists of 6 columns, name, residence, time and
mode of joining, class leader (omitted) and remarks.
**

page 170

**Written up by W.S. Stilwell,
February 1866.**

Mary Austin of RT

Hellen Allen of RT

George Aldrige of RT

Mary Aldrige of RT

Jane Andrews of P

J. C. Barringer of K

Jane Barringer of K

Mary Britt of K

Gertrude Bullis of K

Phebe A. Bullis of K, m Swart, rem Mar 1867.

Ann M. Bloom of K

Joshua Bullis of K, died Feb 1868.

Charles Bowers of K.

Lavina Bowers of K.

Eliza S. Boyce of RT, rem Mar 1867.

Leah Bonsteal of P, died 13 July 1880 in her 83^{rd} year, all
right.

Louisa Bogart of P.

Laura Bonsteal of P.

Emma Burgar of P.

Rhoda A. Barton of P.

Peter Britt of P.

Mary J. Britt of P.

Henrietta Baker of P.

page 172

Lewis B. Barton of P.

Van Renisselaer Berry of HF.

Eliza Berry of HF.

Phebe M. Betts of K, rem/1 Mar 1866

Elizabeth Cochran of RT

Mary Cole of P

Catharine Crapser of P

Adelaid Cherrytree of HF

Mary Cherritree of HF

Elizabeth M. Dedrick of K, rem/l Mar 1866

Catharine A. Dedrick of HF, m Myres.

William Dodd of P

Anna Dodd of P

Anna E. Edgerly of RT

John R. Edgerly of RT

Mary Edgerly of RT

Augusta Edgerly of RT, m and rem

Sarah M. Elton of RT

Catharine Elmandorf of RT

George E. Elmandorf of RT

page 174

Eliza W. Fiero of K, rem/1 Feb 1867.

John W. Fiero of RT, died 19 Nov 1867.

Frederick Fiero of RT, rem

Christine Fiero of RT, rem

Julia Fiero of RT

Sarah A. Fiero of K, rem/l Feb 1867

S.A. Foland of HF

Henry G. Frost of K, R/1 from Oak Hill

Ann E. Gardner of HF

H.C. Graham of P

Graham

Lucinda Gardner of P

Mary E. Goodwin of P

Lottie A. Goodwin of P

Catharine Goodwin of P

James Gardner of P, Steward

Jacob Garretson of RT

Lucinda Garretson of RT

John Goodwin of P

James Grant of K, died 25 Dec 1867

Mary C. Grant of K, rem/1 March 1868

Cathrine M. Garretson of RT, R/1 from Ref Ch

Fannie A. Garrison of RT, R/1 from Durham

Griffin Halbrook of K

Halbrook of K

Henry Hooston of K

Mary E. Hooston of K

Adam Ham of K

Elizabeth Ham of K, died 21 Mar 1881, aged 62, Happy.

page 176

Mary E. Ham of K

Charles Ham of K

Anna Ham of K

John W. Ham of K

Hannah Hartt of RT

Catherine Hartt of RT

Marsina Hitchcock of P, local preacher

Ann E.M. Hinman of P

Eliza A. Hawver of P

Sarah Hare of P, rem no cert

Ann E.S. Hinman of P

Helen C. Herald of P, m Teitzel

John Hungerford of HF, rem

Margaret Hungerford of HF, rem

F. Miller Jones of RT

Sarah Jones of RT

Sally S. Jones of RT

Sarah K. Jones of RT

Deborah Knapp, w, of RT

William Lewis, m, of HF

Mary Lewis, m, of HF

page 178

Rufus Lewis, m

John R. Lindsey, w, of K

Peter Lindsey, m, of K

Gilbert Lane, m, of K

James H. Lindsey, m, of P, rem/1

Catharine Lampman of K

Neeley Lawrence of K, expelled 1866

Catharine Lawrence of K

Frederick W. Lawrence of K

Martha C. Lawrence of K

Suphema J. Lawrence of K, m Pine

Amelia Lawrence of K

Ida C. Lawrence of K

Robert W. Lawrence of K

Henry W. Lawrence of K

Ferdinand Lock of K, rem to RT

Sarah Lock of K, rem to RT

Tobias Lane of HF, rem 1867

Sister Lant of HF, rem 1867

Henry Lane of HF

Sally Lewis of HF

Phebe Morrison of K

Martha J. Mulford of RT

Baltis Moak of RT, died in the Lord

Margaret A. Moak of RT

Mary E. Marquat of RT

Stephen Merritt of P

Phebe E. Merritt of P

Eliza Morton of P middle initial J.

Jane Morton of P

Margaret A. Mower of P

William Merritt of HF

Margaret Merritt of HF

page 180

Henry Moon of HF, Steward, died in 1880

Eliza Moon

Martha Myres

Maria E. Mulford, w

Isaac Newkirk of P

Mary M. Newkirk of P

Israel Olmsted of K

Sarah Olmsted of K, rem/1 7 Mar 1887

John O. Olmsted of K

Elizabeth Olmsted of K

Harriet O’Brien of P.

Caroline Pine, w, of K

Smith L. Pine of K

William Pine of K

Wm. S. & Nellie Post of P, rem/1 Apr 1880 to Saug

Clarence W. Peirce of P, RFP 25 Sep 1881

Elizabeth Ross of RT

Emeline Roe of RT

Melissa Stilwell of K, rem

Euince Stilwell of K, rem

David J. Shaffer of K

Martha Shaffer of K, died March 1867

Ira T. Smith of K

Ann E. Smith of K

Rosanna Smith of K

page 182

Eunice Stilwell of K, R/1 Nov 1867

Martin Smith of K

Sally Smith of K

Christian S. Schoonmaker of RT

Sylvia Schoonmaker of RT

Chester Stoddard of RT

Elizabeth Stoddard of RT

Maria Stoddard of RT

David Stoddard of RT

Mary Stoddard of RT

Adaline Stoddard of RT

Emily Stoddard of RT

Mary M. Stoddard of RT

Gertrude A. Schermerhorn of RT

Delia Schermerhorn of RT

William Schermerhorn of RT

Simon Schermerhorn of RT

Hannah M. Slater of RT

Mary A. Slater of RT

Joel C. Slater of RT

Nancy Smith of RT

Shoemaker of HF, rem

Shoemaker of HF, rem

Phebe Swart of K

Jacob Shickenburgh of K

Susan M. Schickenburgh of K

David T. Slater of RT

Elizabeth H. Slater of RT

Charles Teal of P

Paulina Teal of P

Martha Teal of P

Julia Trumper of P

Orin Taylor of HF rem/1 July 1867

page 184

Margaret Taylor of HF rem/1 July 1867

Warren Titus of RT

James H. Van Gelder of P

Rebecca Van Gelder of P

Mary E. Warner of RT

John P. Warner of RT

Ann E. Warner of RT

Garret Whitney of K

Elizabeth C. Whitney of K

Ann M. Westervelt of K

Alpheus Wright of RT

Elizabeth Wright of RT

Charles Webster of RT

Susan Webster of RT

Wm. H. Whitbeck of RT

Lewis Ward of P, died 24 Mar 1881, aged 49 years, ready.

Judith Yeaden of RT

Sarah M. Yeaden of RT

William York of P

Phebe York of P

page 186
**Entered March 1883, written by
Ezra Peirce.
**

**
**Jane Andrus of P, died May 1885, absent from P at the time

Harriet Adsit of P

Sarah A. Adsit of P

Geo. H. Austin of K

Louisa Bogart of P

Rhoda A. Barton of P

Maggie Barton of P

Garret R. Berry of P, withdrew by request of pastor, March 1883

Sarah E. Berry of P, withdrew by request of pastor

Gertrude Bullis of the Toll Gate, Catskill

Peter Britt of Britt’s Corners

Mary G. Britt of Britt’s Corners

Jacob Bear of Smith’s Landing

Hattie Bear of Smith’s Landing

Charles N. Bunt of P, R/1 30 May 1885, rem/nol

page 188

Sarah Ann Carnwright of P

Eliza J. Cherritree of HF changed from P

Maggie A. Craft of P, withdrawn

John W. Cunningham of K

Mary Cunningham of K, insane and in the asylum

Elijah L. Crawford of A

Lana Crawford of A

Rachel Crawford of A

Wm. T. Chidester of A

Charity Chidester of A, died 1888

Edgar Chidester of A

Maggie J. Chidester of A

Mary Cherritree of HF, died 1887

Mary Chidester of A, RFP 9 Dec 1883, withdrawn

John Crawford of Smith’s Landing, RFP 2 Nov 1884

Fanny Crawford of Smith’s Landing, RFP 2 Nov 1884

Lila Chidester of Smith’s Landing changed to P, R/1 5 Feb 1885

Augusta Chidester of HF changed to Asbury, formerly Augusta Post

page 190

Cornelius DuBois of P

Adelaide J. DuBois of P

Hezekiah Dederick of P

Ann Dederick of P

Joseph H. Dederick of P

Rachel A. Dederick of Caatsban, attends the Dutch Ch, rem/l

Ann M. Dodd of K

Willie L. Dodd of K

Amy Deyo of K, m Thomas White 26 Nov 1883, rem

Eva Dederick of P, R/1 22 May 1887

Elizabeth Dederick, R/1 2 Jan 1889

Antonette Edwards of P

Katie M Embree, rem to Catskill

page 192

Jane Falk of P

Annie E. Fuller of P, R/1 12 Feb 1886

Etta M. Frost, R/1 12 Sept 1887

John W. Goodwin of P, died 1887

Catharine Goodwin of P

Charlott A. Goodwin of P

Hattie Goodwin of P

Richard T. Gardner of P

Ann Gardner of P

Jas H. Gardner of P

Malinda Gardner of P

Fanny Garrison of P

Catharine Garrison of P

Sarah Garrison of P

Maggie Garrison of P, m Eugene Abeal, rem to Blue Mt Ch

Wm. Garrison of K

Lucinda Garrison of K

Chas W. Garrison of K

Ella M. Garrison of K

Katie M. Garrison of K m Mr Embree 14 Oct 1884, rem/l

Edith Giles of P, rem/nol

Saml W. Goodsell of A

Jeremiah Genther of A

page 194

Kate D. Griffin of P

Lucy A. Griffin of P

Ida G. Griffin of P, rem/l 5 sep 1888

Phebe E. Gorse of A, rem/l 28 Oct 1885

Eveline R. Gorse of A, rem/l 28 Oct 1885

John W. Gorse of A, rem/l 28 Oct 1885

Charles G. Gorse of A, rem/l 28 Oct 1885, RFP 14 Dec 1884

Lucinda Gardner of P

Mansfield Gardner, R/l 1 Nov 1886

Mrs. Mansfield Gardner, R/l 1 Nov 1886

Emma Goodwin, R/l Sep 1887

William A. Garrison, RFP 6 Nov 1887, rem/nol

page 196

Henry Hoostan of Britt’s Corners changed to P

Mary Hoostan of Britt’s Corners changed to P

Edward Hoostan of Britt’s Corners, does not consider himself a member

Annie E. Hinman of P

Gertrude A. Hinman of P

Eliza A. Hawver of P, died in peach 7 Jan 1885, aged 74

Sarah F. Haines of P

Geo. W. Haines of P

Julia P Haines of P

Abram S. Haines of P, rem

Lillie E. Haines of P, rem

Willie Haines of P, R/l from C 19 May 1884, rem/1

Edward Houghtaling of P, RFP 18 Jan 1885

Orpha Houghtaling of P, RFP 18 Jan 1885

H.C. Hermance of HF, R/l 3 May 1885

M. Matilda Hooston of P, formerly Matilda Post

page 198

James Kerr of A

Susannah Kerr of A

Annie A. Lamouree of P, rem/l to Blue Mt. Ref. Ch

Emma Lamouree of P

Amelia A. Lamouree of P

Montgomery Lant of P

Matilda Lant of P

Alfred Lasher of P

Hellen Lasher of P

Anna R. Lasher of P

Mary Lasher of P

Rufus Lewis of P

Sally A. Lewis of P

Wm. Lewis of HF

Mary A. Lewis of HF

C. Wilson Lewis of HF

Lydia Lewis of HF, m Russell Magee 31 Dec 1885

Robert Lawrence of K

Adeline Lawrence of K

page 200

Sarah A. Lawrence of P

Peter Linzey of toward Catskill

Andrew Lucas of K, rem

Elisha R. Lucas of K, rem

Sarah L. Lucas of K, rem/l

Annie E. Lewis of A, added later P

Hattie Landt of P, RFP 14 Dec 1884

Catharine Myers of HF, rem

Mary Moon of HF

Geo. H. Moon of HF

Eliza Moon of HF

Ella J. Mower of P, rem/l 26 Mar 1883

Margaret Merritt of P

Gabriel S. Merritt of P Clove, died 6 Dec 1883 in the 60^{th}
year of his age

Jane A. Merritt of Clove

Mary Magee, widow of G.S., of A

Alvira Moore of K, R/l from C 4 Sep 1885

Lydia Magee of HF

Carrie E. Maxwell of HF, R/l from Malden 12 Dec 1886

Rosa A. Moon of HF, R/l Kiskatom Ref Ch 12 Dec 1886

Mary Margison of P, R/l from Mongaup Valley 12 Dec 1886

Jennie Merritt of P, R/l 22 May 1887

page 202

Isaac Newkirk

Mary M. Newkirk

Chas H. Newkirk

Geo. H. Newkirk of P, RFP 14 Dec 1884, rem/l 1 May 1888

Hariett O’Bryon of P, R/l 22 May 1887

page 204

Harriett Pettit of P, rem/l 26 Mar 1884

Matilda Post of P, m Adelbert Hooston

Augusta Post, of A, m Phineas Chidester

Clarence W. Peirce of P, rem with pastor

Adelaide S. Post of P, rem with pastor

Jacob Peary of A

Katie Peary of A

Orland F. Payne of P

Annie E. A. Payne of P

Eudora Peary of West Camp

Emma R. Pelham of P, died in peace 12 Feb 1884, aged 24

Emma Jane Perry of P, R/l 3 Aug 1884

Clara J. Powell of HF, R/l 30 May 1885

Alice E. Pelham of P, R/l 29 Dec 1886

Mary E. Renne of P, R/l Dec 1884

I Briggs Ryder of K, R/l May 1886, rem/l 1 Apr 1887

Sarah A. Ryder of K, R/l May 1886, rem/l 1 Apr 1887

page 206

Peter V. Spencer of P, rem/l 26 Mar 1884

Amelia A. Spencer of P, rem/l 26 Mar 1884

Charlotte Smith of P

Ada J. Smith of P, rem/l 29 Aug 1883

Phillip H. Simons of P, died 4 May 1884

Carrie L. Schoonmaker of P, rem

Dora G. A. Smith of K, m Dodd

Amos Stiner of K, died 10 Mar 1889

Hellen Saxe of K

Arabell Smith of A, m Jas Smith of Ohio & rem/nol

Mary A. Shook of HF, rem/l 28 Mar 1883

Effie G.D. Smith of A

Esther C. Sparks, of P, rem with pastor

Alviretta L. Shoemaker of HF, R/l 29 Oct 1883

Emma Schoonmaker, on the mountain, RFP 14 Dec 1884, rem

Anna M. Smith of P, RFP 14 Dec 1884

Geo. F. Smith of P, RFP 14 Dec 1884, rem/nol

Emogene Smith of P, unknown

Mrs. A. E. Scribner of P, R/l 22 May 1887

Jennie Secor of P, R/l July 1887

page 208

M. Jane Taylor of A

Byron Teetsell of A

Josephine T. Teetsell of A

Elizabeth Trumpbour of Asbury, West Camp, rem to Kingston without letter

Geo A. Trumpbour of P

Mary A. Trumpbour of P

Chas H. Teale of P, died in peace 6 Oct 1886, aged 82

Paulina Teale of P, died in peace 7 Sep 1885, aged 80

Martha J. Teale of P

Adelaide J. Teale of P

page 210

Emma Van Steenburgh of P, m Lawrence Schoonmaker 30 May 1883

page 212

Mary E. Wynkoop of P

Lucy a. Woodard of P, rem/l 2 April 1883

Valentine T. Whitney of A, died in peace 31 Aug 1885, aged 70 years

Sarah C. Whitney of A, died in peace 1887

Sarah C. Whitney of A

Maggie Whitney of A

Garret Whitney of K

Elizabeth Whitney of K

Martin F. Wasson of P, RFP 14 Oct 1883

Charlotte Wasson of P, RFP 14 Oct 1883

Ezra Whitbeck of K, R/l 22 Oct 1884, rem/l 1 Jan 1887

Mary A. Whitbeck of K, R/l 22 Oct 1884, rem/l 1 Jan 1887

Rufus S. Whitney of A, RFP 2 Nov 1884

John H. Winney of P, RFP 14 Dec 1884

Elizabeth White, R/l 15 Apr 1886, rem with pastor 1 April 1889

Jennie H. White, R/l 15 Apr 1886, rem/l 1 Jan 1887

Annie B. & Lily E. White, R/l 15 Apr 1886, rem with pastor 1 April 1889