FAYETTEVILLE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH 
REGISTER OF PASTORS

Submitted by Nancy Schiffhauer

Founded in 1829, a wooden building was contructed on the site of the present United Church.  In
1933 the Presbyterian and Baptist congregations merged, and the United Church of Fayetteville
was formed.  

The  Presbyterian records are now at the Presbyterian Church depository in Philadelphia.
The baptismal, marriage and death records which follow were copied from the microfilm by
Nancy Schiffhauer, 1998.


1830                    Samuel Manning      Supply - 10 mos.                               Died 16 Apr 1843 1831                    R. W. Condit        Supply - 2 mos. 1831                    E. H. Adams         Supply - 1 year, 6 mos.                               Died 1837 Cayuga, NY 1832                    John Lord           Supply - 8 mos.                               Born Portsmouth, NH 1810                               Died Stamford, Conn. 15 Dec 1894 1833                    Ethan Smith         Supply - 6 mos. 1834                    S. S. Smith         2 yrs., 6 mos. 1837 6/28 - Sept 1841   Amos C. Tuttle   Died 24 Sept 1862 1841 Oct                Richard F. Cleveland     Supply                                             1844 9/19 - 9/3/50      Richard F. Cleveland     Died 1 Oct 1853 Holland Patent, NY 1850 12/4 - Oct 1861    Lewis H. Reid       Died 8 July 1895 1862 6/26 - Apr 1867    William J. Erdman     1868 9/29 - 5/28/72     Dana M. Bigelow      1872 12/8 - Jan 1874    Edward Stratton     Died 9 Aug 1903 Conn. 1874 9/29 - 8/31/80     Robert L. Bachman    1880 Dec - 10/1/82      John Clark Hill 1883 6/5 - 1/3/84       S. J. Rowland 1884 11/10              Cyrus P. Osborne    Supply 1885 5/27 - 7/1/88      Cyrus P. Osborne     1899 5/25-4/12/1904     Percy B. Wightman 1905 10/1 - 6/13/09     Francis H. Laird     1910 3/28 - 12/30/17    Henry A. Porter 1917 12/30 - 4/5/21     Henry Clay Poland   in cooperation with Baptist Church 1921 4/5 - 1927         C. Frederic Fraser               "                         "           1927 - (1948)           John T. Cowan  in 1933 merged with the Baptist Church


Submitted 11 March 1999