Broadway Methodist Church records, 1852-1962, 1852-1958 (bulk dates)

Descriptive Summary

Title
Broadway Methodist Church records, 1852-1962, 1852-1958 (bulk dates)
Creator
Broadway Methodist Church (Paducah, Ky.)
Subjects
Broadway Methodist Church (Paducah, Ky.)
Church records and registers--Kentucky--Paducah.
Marriage records--Kentucky--Paducah.
Methodists--Kentucky--Paducah.
Paducah (Ky.)--Church history.
Baptismal records.
Lists.
Minutes.
Registers
Arrangement
Organized: Church register, 1922-1935; Sunday school record; Financial record; Book of Remembrance; Brochure; Church register 1853-1896 and 1880-1892; Quarterly conference; Book of Stewards; Register of Baptisms and Marriages; Church register 1893-1905; 1893-(1917) 1942; Record of subscriptions; Building fund; Treasurer's report; Woman's Society of Christian Service; Quarterly conference minutes; Register 1948-1955; Quarterly conference record, 1941-1947; Conference records, 1947/48-1953/54. Chronological arrangement within most categories.
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 founded in 1834 and is the root of several other Methodist congregations in the Jackson Purchase region of Kentucky. Its most famous member was U.S. Senator and Vice-President Alben W. Barkley.
Scope and Content
These are microfilmed records of Broadway Methodist church in Paducah, Ky. The records include church registers, Sunday school records, financial records, registers of baptisms and marriages, building fund subscription lists, and conference records.

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