United Presbyterian Congregation

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United Presbyterian Congregation
Location Dalton, Ohio
Country United States
Denomination Presbyterian
Membership 80 (1870)
Founded Between 1816 and 1820
Status In Active
Completed log church (1828)
frame building (1838)
third building (1871)


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United Presbyterian Congregation located in Dalton was established between 1816 and 1820. Members met in private homes and a tent erected on the farm of James Douglas. In 1828 a log church was built and in 1838 a frame building was erected in Dalton. Another building was erected in 1871. Sources found for this church were History of Wayne County Ohio, Ben Douglas, 1878, page 848, History of Wayne County, Ohio, B.F. Bowen & Co., 1910, Vol. 1, page 264 and Wooster Daily Record, 6 Sep 1948.



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Name Years
of Service
Rev. Joseph Mckee 1836-1842
Rev. J. R. Doig 1848
Rev. D. W. Collins 1850-1852
Rev. J. Y. Ashenhurst 1854-1856
Rev. A. McCartney 1858-1860
Rev. W. M. Gibson 1863-1867
Rev, J. G. Madge 1870-????



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