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Index to
Historical Sketch of First Baptist Church of Painesville, Ohio

The 1907 Courthouse capsule which was opened in 2007 contained many items of historical interest for Lake County. The items and documents in the capsule belong to the Lake County Commissioners and Judges. They are on long-term loan to the Lake County Historical Society.

Included among the time capsule pages is:

Historical Sketch of First Baptist Church of Painesville, Ohio. It is dated August 9, 1907. Type-written sheet; blue/purple type; watermarks on the paper; 9 x 14 inches. Envelop also. [29 index entries]

This index was created and submitted by Marianne Wiley.

Name Position
Baptiste, Rev. [C.] W. Pastor; 1879-82
Bilhorn, Rev. P. P. Pastor; 1896
Brown, J. H. Pastor; 1856-1858
Burns, Herman Pastor; sometime between 1882 & 1907
Burns, Rev. Pastor; 1896
Cosby, C. H. Pastor; sometime between 1882 & 1907
Craine, T. W. First Deacons--1851
Craine, Tower W. First Trustee--1848
Elliott, Elder Elder 1849
Freeman, Rev. E. W. First Preacher
Fuller, Benj. F. First Trustee--1848
Hungate, F. M. Pastor; sometime between 1882 & 1907
Hyde, H. N. First Deacons--1851
Long, E. C. Pastor; sometime between 1882 & 1907
Morse, Geo. B. Pastor; sometime between 1882 & 1907
Murdock, Rev. A. Pastor; 1876-79
Peter, Rev. T. R. Pastor; 1872-74
Pettit, M. H. Pastor; sometime between 1882 & 1907
Rapson, Rev. Jas. F. Pastor; 1882-?
Ray, James Pastor; sometime between 1882 & 1907
Rider, Isaiah Preacher--1847
Rider, Isaiah First Trustee--1848
Stone, Rev. E. A. Pastor; sometime between 1860-1872
Waiting, J. H. First Deacons--1851
Waitney, Rev. D. L. Pastor; 1851-56
Webster, S. B. Pastor; 1858-1869
Williams, Elder Elder; resigned 1851
Williams, Rev. A. Preacher--1847

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