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 Gayhead Baptist
Religious Societies - Book A

Original Index is located in the vault at the Greene County Courthouse. This document found on page 93. Transcribed by Arlene Goodwin.

We, the undersigned two of the members of the Church hereafter mentioned, do hereby certify, That on the 2nd day of November 1868 the male persons of full age belonging to the Congregation worshiping in the building known as the Baptist Meeting House in Gayhead, met at the place of public worship aforesaid in the town of  Greenville  County of Greene & State of New York, for the purpose of Incorporating themselves, and did then and there elect by plurality of voices Jacob Losee, George C. Weeks & Levi Finch as Trustees of the said church Corporation, and the said persons did then and there also determine by the like plurality of voices, that the said Trustees and their successors shall forever hereafter be called and known by the name or title of The Baptist Church of Gayhead. 

Witness our hands and seals this 2nd day of November 1868

                                                        William Thorn  LS
Aaron Whitbeck  LS

Greene County  ss

On this 26th day of January 1869 before me came William Thorn & A. Whitbeck above named, to me known to be the persons described in and who executed the above instrument and acknowledged the execution there of.

                                                            William Wilkins
                                                    Justice of the Peace

Recorded February 19th 1969 h 1 P.M.

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