A History of Seventh Day Baptists in West Virginia


Including the Woodbridgetown and Salemville Churches in Pennsylvania and the Shrewsbury Church in New Jersey

This mammoth compilation of information, based on records extant at the time of the original writing, covers the histories of sixteen churches; biographies (with basic genealogical data) of twelve ministers and several other notable men including William Davis, considered the father of the Shrewsbury Church; sketches of several schools and lists of students; a selection of tombstone inscriptions; rosters of soldiers from the Revolution through the Civil War; lists of landowners; marriages; wills and more. Each church's history generally includes information on its founding, growth and membership activities. Chapters are replete with dates and names, and frequently have a selection of transcribed documents. Approximately 100 pictures and maps of people, buildings and places are included.


Corliss Fitz Randolph


(1905), 2007, 5½x8½, paper, index, 722 pp.

ISBN: 9780788407789