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Schoharie Kill and Blenheim 

Religious Societies - Book A

Original Index is located in the vault at the Greene County Courthouse. This document found on page 6. Transcribed by Arlene Goodwin.

Very faded document and writing is difficult to decipher.

We whose names are hereunto named being Elders and Deacons of the Low Dutch Reformed Church of Schohary Kill and Blenheim as hereby certify that we the Minister Elders and Deacons and our successors in office shall be known and ______ wished by the _______or name of the Low Dutch Reformed Church of Schohary Kill and Blenheim agreeable to an _____past of the 27th March 1801 entitled an act to provide for the incorporation of Religious Societies—Given under our hand and seal this 15th June 1802

County of Green, Signed & Sealed in Presence of us Abraham Hoagland and John Hoagland       
Hendrick Butler (?) [seal],  (? - very smudged name) seal, Cornelius Lane (?) [seal],  Lawrence P. Decker [seal],  Isaac Hardenburgh [seal], Daniel Couenhoven (?) [seal], Peter Stryker [seal]

Be it remembered that on the Eighteenth Day of June in the year of our Lord One Thousand and eight hundred and two personally appeared before me Samuel Van Vechten, Abraham Hoagland who being sworn said that they said subscribers Tunis Rapelye, Cornelius Lane (?), Lawrence R. Decker, Isaac Hardenburgh, Daniel Cowenhoven and Peter Striker subscribe their names to the within Instrument their voluntary Act and Deed to and for the use and purposes therein maintained and that herein John Hoagland subscribes the same as Witness together with himself and having examined the same & finding no material erasures or  interlinations or obliterations, do allow the same to be Recorded.

A True Copy of the Original
J. Bill Clk

Saml.Van Vechten one of the Judges of the Court of Common Pleas in the county of Green

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