Second Presbyterian Church records, 1818-1956

Descriptive Summary

Title
Second Presbyterian Church records, 1818-1956
Creator
Second Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Ky.)
Extent
2 reels of microfilm.
Subjects
McClure, J. W.
First Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Ky.)
Market Street Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Ky.)
McChord Church (Lexington, Ky.)
Second Presbyterian Church (Lexington, Ky.)
Presbyterians--Kentucky.
Church records and registers--Kentucky--Lexington.
Marriage records--Kentucky--Lexington.
Lexington (Ky.)--Church history.
Minutes.
Rolls
Arrangement
Organized: Market Street Presbyterian Church; McChord Church (Baptisms, deaths, marriages; Minutes of Session); Second Presbyterian Church (Minutes of Session; Members, baptisms, marriages). Each church's records are arranged chronologically by session, except the Second Presbyterian which has members, baptisms, and marriages arranged chronologically within each of six volumes.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
The church was organized in 1815 as the Market Street Presbyterian Church. In 1823 it became the McChord Church. About 1852 it adopted its present name.
Scope and Content
This is a microfilmed copy of the records of the Second Presbyterian Church, in Lexington, Kentucky. The film contains meeting minutes, membership rolls, and lists of deaths, baptisms, and marriages for the church, which is now called the Second Presbyterian Church. There are also minutes for the First Presbyterian Church, Lexington during the years 1866- 1869.

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