Associated Reformed Presbyterian Death And Marriage Notices Volume II: 1866-1888

Associated Reformed Presbyterian Death And Marriage Notices Volume II: 1866-1888

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Associated Reformed Presbyterian Death And Marriage Notices Volume II: 1866-1888 - Lowry Ware. The Associate Reformed Presbyterians of the South sponsored two periodicals before the Civil War. Although endorsed by the Associate Reformed Synod of the South, both were published by individual ministers without any financial support from the synod. The Christian Magazine of the South, The Erskine Miscellany (later The Due West Telescope) regularly carried death and marriages notices until their respective terminations. Includes notices of people who lived in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Arkansas, Alabama, Mississippi, Illinois, Missouri, and Texas. Marriage notices are especially important for South Carolina since they were not required until 1911. In addition, the death notices are important because of the reconstruction of the area after the Civil War and the fact that many could not afford tombstones.

1998, 6x9, cloth, index, 247 pp.

710-9912 ISBN: 0913363308