Members of the Bristol/Yorkville Baptist Church

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Terms used in compiling a list of membership are, Mar. = Marriage; Dis. = Letter of Dismission; M. C. = Membership ceased; Letter; Profess; and Dropped.

The term Letter indicates membership was gained by virtue of previous membership in another church. The prospective member carried with them a letter signifying their good standing in the church they left.

A Letter of Dismission was a letter asking the church to dismiss the member and certify they were in good standing. Letters of Dismission were requests that the member's name be removed from the membership roll. They were not letters of dismissal because the church expelled them.

In addition to carrying a letter from another church, prospective members could gain admission by professing their faith and allegiance to the church and its doctrine. The term Profess was used to indicate membership was attained in this manner.

The term Dropped is synonymous with being expelled or removed.

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    Joined    Dispos.  Died    
SurnameGiven NameMoDyYrCodeRemarksMoDyYr
    Joined    Dispos.  Died    
SurnameGiven NameMoDyYrCodeRemarksMoDyYr
Lamb Fanny E. Mar. John B. Byerly
Lanon? Augusta
LaSuer Hannah (Hollenback) Mrs. Onias Mar 1 1884 Letter Dis. Feb 4, 1888 to Park Place Ch. Aurora, IL
Lathrop Eliza C. Baptism Mar. Edward H. Hobbs
Lathrop Emily, Mrs.
Lathrop Fanny L. Baptism
Lathrop Leonard "Owen" (s. Samuel S. & Nancy) Baptism Dec 25 1898
Lathrop Nancy M. (McClellan) Dis. By letter; Mrs. Deacon Samuel S. Jun 18 1875
Lathrop Samuel S., Deacon May 4 1878 Letter Oct 6 1889
Leitch Helen M. (Grimwood) Mrs. Ralph K. Nov 20 1898 Baptism Dropped Jan 1917 Sep 21 1973
Lellis Michael 1919
Lemon Sophia, Miss (mar. Henry Wella) Dis. Nov 27, 1906 to Farmington, Il
Leslie Eliza V. (Mar. Wm. M. Grooms) Apr 4 1858 Baptism Dis. May 3, 1884 to Wamego, KS
Lewis Martha M., Mrs. James Baptism Nov 19 1852
Lewiston Eliza Baptism
Lilabel Simon
Loveless Ransom Dis. Mar 2, 1850 Sep 25 1870
Loveless Thomas Dis. Mar 2, 1850
Luce Amanda
Luce Esther C. (Ives) Mrs. John B.
Lynes Caroline Dis. Dec 6, 1851
Lynes Henry Dis. Dec 6, 1851
Lyons Daniel Dis. Dec 6, 1851; mar. Ida Herren
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Data last uploaded on 2013-06-22 17:40:33-0500 CDT by Elmer Dickson