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New Bedford Monthly Meeting of Friends

New Bedford Monthly Meeting of Friends Records

34 vols., 11 boxes 14.75 linear feet
Call no.: MS 902 N493

New Bedford began meetings for worship in 1772, and was set off from Dartmouth Monthly Meeting in 1792. This meeting was divided by the split of 1845. Members of the Nantucket Monthly Meeting were received in 1867, and from Pembroke Monthly Meeting in 1876. Mattapoisett Monthly Meeting was set off in 1992.

Records for the New Bedford Monthly Meeting include minutes, correspondence and reports, worship and ministry, vital records, financial and property, New Bedford Preparative, and Long Plain Preparative.

Gift of the New England Yearly Meeting of Friends Records, March 2016.


New Bedford (Mass.)--Religious life and customs


New Bedford Monthly Meeting of Friends

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