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Holston Methodism Volume 1 free pdf This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ... ference from North Carolina, and after Conference proceeded to the Valley of Virginia. Felix Earnest, a local preacher, entertained most of the preachers at his house, which was large and well furnished. An account of his conversion, which occurred less than three years before, has been given. The numbers in Society' returned at the Con- ference of 1795 were: Whites. Colored. New River 190 9 Holston 269 15 Russell 130 5 Greene 300 15 Total 889 44 Grand total, 933, a decrease of 71. In the early records I see no cause stated for this decrease. The appointments for the coming year were: John Kobler, Elder. Greene, Benjamin Lakin, Nathanael Munsey. Holston, Tobias Gibson, Aquila Jones. Russell, Lewis Garrett. New River, Richard Bird. Kobler's district was increased at this Conference by the addition of Botetourt, Bedford, and Sussex Circuits. From 1792 To 1795 (continued). . Jam-es Ward spent his first year as traveling preacher on Holston Circuit. He labored in Virginia, Middle Tennessee, and Kentucky. He served as presiding elder nine years. He joined the itinerancy in 1792, and located in 1813. In 1808, upon the election of William McKendree to the episcopal office, he was assigned to the Cumberland District as McKendree's successor. His field embraced portions of Tennessee, Kentucky, Illinois, and Missouri. He was a useful minister of Christ. He continued to labor in the itinerant and local ranks as long as he had physical strength for the work. He died a member of the Baltimore Conference, near Floydsburg, Ky., in April, 1855, in his eighty-fourth year, having been a preacher over sixty-three years. He left the savor of a good name. His son, Rev. James G. Ward, was for some time a member of the Little Rock Conference, M. E. Church, ..

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Author : Richard Nye Price
Publisher : Theclassics.Us
Data Published : 12 September 2013
ISBN : 1230287183
EAN : 9781230287188
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 120 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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