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Catskill Methodist Episcopal
Wesleyan Chapel
Religious Societies - Book A

Original Index is located in the vault at the Greene County Courthouse. This document found on page 40. Transcribed by Arlene Goodwin.

At a meeting of the members of the Methodist Episcopal Church in the west part of the town of Catskill in the County of Greene (previous lawful notice having been given) convened at the House of Charles Crapser---Jacob C. Barringer & Neely Lawrence were chosen to preside at said meeting. The votes having been called for Trustees the following persons were duly elected, having the highest number of votes Viz—Charles Crapser, Jacob C. Barringer, Elijah Brandow, Neely Lawrence & Eleazer Collins to be Called & Known by the name of  the “Trustees of the Second Methodist Episcopal Church in the town of Catskill—which will be known by the name of  “the Wesleyan Chapel”

We certify the above to be correct & true in all respects.  Given under the hands & seals this 31st day of January 1825.

                 Returning Officers                              Jacob C. Barringer            LS
                                                                            Nelly Lawrence                 LS

                                                 I certify that -------------------------
State of New York                on the 3rd day of February 1825 Jacob C.
Greene County                      Barringer came afore me and acknowledged the
                                   above certificate to be his act and deed. I allow
it to be Recorded.

                                                                          J Pickney, a commissioner                                                                                 Greene County.

Recorded Feby 3rd
1825 at noon
E. D. Hall, Clk

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