Papers, 1825-1910, of the Gloucester Circuit of the Virginia Conference of the Methodist Church which covered Gloucester County and part of King and Queen County, Va. Includes minutes of quarterly conference meetings for the circuit; Sunday School class records; and building committee records.
Acc. 2003.16 is a photocopy of a register, 1879-1885, of baptisms, marriages and members. Acc. 2012.382 is a register of members of the Gloucester Circuit of the Methodist Church, 1835-1837. The first page of the register says that there were 930 white members and 19 "coloured" members for a total of 949. There are also notes next to the names of some of the members, which include such information as marriage dates, death dates, and positions held in the church hierarchy.
Additional materials (Acc. 2003.16) were added to the collection in 2004, which included a photocopied register, 1879-1885, of baptisms, marriages and members.
Updated by Anne Johnson in 2009. Acc. 2012.382 accessioned and minimally processed by Benjamin Bromley in December 2012.