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11 > Page 11 of Autobiography of a pioneer : or, The Nativity, experience, travels, and ministerial labors of Rev. Jacob Young ; with incidents, observations, and reflections.

CONTEN TS. 11 CHAPTER XXII. REAPPOINTED TO OlllO DISTRICT-1816. Conference-Burke's suspension-Injudicious management-Ilis expul- sion-Burke a man of God-Arrival of M'Kendree-Conference takes a new aspect-Reappointed-David Young-Abel Robinson-Fever- Cured-Improvement in district-Conference at Lebanon-Asbury very feeble-Election of delegates-Attends General conference.- . PAGE 313 CHAPTER XXIII. GENER AL CONF ERENCE-I 81 6. Journey-Company-Arrival-Lodgings-Conference-room-Eminent mcen-Boundaries-R. R. Roberts-Death of Asbury-11M'Kcndree alone-His appearance-Funeral of Asbury-Sernmon by Dr. Black- Order of procession-Presiding elder question--Leaders in the debate- No change-George and Roberts elected bishops-Adjournment-Jour- ney homeward-Apprehensions of robbers--Arrival home - - 320 CHAPTER XXIV. MUSKINGUM DIlSTRICT-1 816. An extensive district-Meditations-Good health-Marietta-3Marcus Lindsey-Thomas A. Morris-Abigail-William Cherrington-Samuel Hamilton-One round finished-Second round-A camp meeting-David Young-William Swayze-Death's doings-Conference-Reappoint- ment-----------------------------------------------------.328 CHAPTER XXV. MUSKTNGUM DISTRICT-CONTINVED--S16-1818. Business operations-Unsuccessful-Book Concern-Somewhat discour- aged-Conference at Zanesville, 1817-Returned to Muskingum dis- trict-Preachers of the district-M'Mahon-Encounter with a Univer- salist-Waterman-His preaching-Cornelius Springer-Hamilton- His superior talents-Encounter with an infidel-Amusing anecdote of a crazy man-Lemuel Lane-Conference at Steubenville, 1818-Burke's case-Joshua Soule-Reappointed-Embarrassments .339 CHAPTER XXVI. GENERA L CON FERENCE-I 820. Conference at Cincinnati-Wyandott mission-Delegates-Appointed tQ West Wheeling circuit-William Swayze-His preaching in the woods-