Durham and Windham
Union Society

Religious Societies - Book A


Original Index is located in the vault at the Greene County Courthouse. This document found on page 30. Transcribed by Arlene Goodwin.


This is to Certify to all to whom it may concern. That on the first Thursday in December 1816 a No. of the Inhabitants of the Town of Windham & Durham convened at the home of Cornelius Fuller _____ to an adjournment and a legal notification & after organizing  by appointing Obed Hervey & Herman Hervey  Directors to superintend the Election by plurality of voices  chose Cornelius Fuller,  Zeba Clark, Calib Haight Trustees of Union society of Windham & Durham which society was formed in Union of the Different Denomination in that place for the purpose of building a Meeting house near Cornelius Fuller's to be free for all Denomination of Christians to be governed by Rules of Decorum adopted by the Society this done by order & in behalf of this Society.

Durham Decbr 28th 1816
 
Joseph Barker                                                                    Harmon Hervey  {seal}
                                                                                              Obed Hervey      {seal}

 Green County SS

On the 28th day of December 1816 before me Thomas E. Barker one of the Judges of the said County appeared Obed Hervey & Harmon Hervey who acknowledged that the above certificate had been executed by them for the uses & purposes therein Mentioned & I do allow the same to be Recorded.  Thomas E. Barker

I Certify the foregoing to be a true copy of the original
Examined, therewith
December 31st 1816                                Wm  Van Bergen Clk


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