Author:Brent H. Holcomb and Elmer O. Parker

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Early Records of Fishing Creek Presbyterian Church, Chester County, South Carolina, 1799-1859, with Appendices of the visitation list of Rev. John Simpson, 1774-1776 and the Cemetery roster, 1762-1979

By: Brent H. Holcomb and Elmer O. Parker

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1980)

Seller ID: H0507

ISBN: 1556135076

Condition: 204 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1980), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 204 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Fishing Creek Presbyterian Church was organized about 1770. Rev. John Simpson (1740-1808) was ordained and installed as pastor in 1774; he served the church until 1790 when he removed to Pendleton District, South Carolina. Rev. Simpson visited every family and member of his church during his pastorate and the visitation list is a record of those visits. The records of sessions (1799-1859) list baptisms, marriages, deaths, and removals. Both the visitation list and the records of sessions are facsimiles of the originals. The cemetery roster is arranged by rows and gives, when known, the name of... View more info