Bristol/Yorkville Congregational Church Membership 1836-1935

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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  
Darnell Nelson, Mrs. 1927 Died 1942
Dearborn George A. 1898 Profess Jan 15 1945
Dearborn Margaret (McMurtrie) Oct 15 1878 Died; mar. Paul C. Dearborn Feb 10 1929
Dearborn Paul Colby Apr 5 1868 Profess Baptized Jun 19 1899
DeLancy Eliza F. Nov 7 1897 Letter Letter from Presbyterian Ch. NaAuSay Twp Dec 16 1943
DeLancy Sarah L. (Bowne) Mrs. W. H. Nov 7 1897 Letter Letter from Presbyterian Ch. NaAuSay Twp Jul 5 1911
DeLancy William Bowne Nov 7 1897 Letter Letter from Presbyterian Ch. NaAuSay Twp Jan 28 1933
DeLancy William Henry Nov 7 1897 Letter Letter from Presbyterian Ch. NaAuSay Twp Apr 20 1898
Dixon Clifford H. 1931 Letter Dis.; died
Dixon Clifford H., Mrs. 1931 Letter
Dixon Deborah, Mrs. Zachariah Mar 7 1852 Profess Baptized; joined Baptists in 1862 Mar 14 1893
Dixon Ethel Mabel 1931 Profess
Dixon Ruth 1931 Profess
Dodge Susan, Mrs. Nov 1837 Profess Dis. Jul 13, 1846 to Oswego, IL
Doetschman Carrie E., Mrs. Feb 26 1905 Profess Died Feb 20 1941
Doetschman Charles Apr 1931 Profess
Doetschman Robert Apr 1931 Profess
Dunbar L., Mrs. Aug 3 1850 Profess Died Jul 5 1935
Dunger Alice May (Tarbox) Feb 7 1915 Profess Dis. Apr 27, 1935 to Aurora, mar. Carl W. Dunger Dec 25 1992
Dunn Clara Apr 2 1915 Dropped 1947
Dunn Mabel Jun 6 1918 Profess Dropped 1947
Dyer Abigail S., Mrs. Charles H. Mar 7 1852 Letter Letter from Falmouth, ME; dis. Feb 4, 1865 Jun 22 1975
Dyer Carrie L., Miss 1879 Letter Died Aug 17 1895
Dyer Clement Jordon, Deacon Mar 7 1852 Letter Letter from Falmouth, ME Feb 1 1869
Dyer Lois E., Mrs. Clement J. Mar 7 1852 Letter Letter from Falmouth, ME Jan 16 1865
Dyer Louisa M., Miss Apr 5 1868 Letter Letter from Brimfield, IL Mar 19 1925
Dyer Nancy (Willett) Oct 15 1878 Died; mar. Enos H. Dyer Apr 21 1888
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