Macedonia Branch [Iowa]

congregation #480690
created 2012-10-02 by bplewe
has the name: Living Spring Branch   which was valid starting on: 14 Feb 1847, was valid until: 11 May 1847, : 11 May 1847
Probably named after a nearby spring, or possibly religious symbolism.
assertion #3724609 by bplewe on 2018-03-26: confidence 100%.
has the name: Macedonia Branch   which was valid starting on: 11 May 1847, : 1 May 1852
assertion #3724900 by bplewe on 2012-10-02: confidence 100%.
is of type: branch   
assertion #3723856 by bplewe on 2012-10-02: confidence 100%.
started on: 14 Feb 1847   
assertion #3721679 by bplewe on 2012-10-02: confidence 100%.
ended on: 1 May 1852   
assertion #3735679 by bplewe on 2012-10-02: confidence 100%.
has religion: LDS   
assertion #4003498 by bplewe on 2018-03-26: confidence 100%.
location: 41°16'37"N, 95°45'43"W   
2 miles from Pleasant Valley, 4 miles from Pleasant Grove, 1.5 miles from Springville
assertion #3718248 by bplewe on 2018-03-26: confidence 80%.
is located at: Iowa, United States   
assertion #3712690 by bplewe on 2012-10-02: confidence 100%.
is a part of: Pottawattamie (Stake)   
entity #480719, assertion #3751055 by bplewe on 2012-10-02: confidence 100%.
was created from: Crooked Creek/Ramus/Macedonia Branch/Stake   
entity #481221, assertion #4003229 by mpra on 2017-07-12: confidence 100%.
has as a member: Macedonia Camp   
entity #481310, assertion #3751139 by bplewe on 2018-03-26: confidence 100%.
is in the group: Winter Quarters Era   
assertion #3726185 by bplewe on 2018-03-26: confidence 100%.
is further described at: Pottawattamie High Priest Quorum Roll   
6 charter members of HP Quorum, Jan 2 1848
entity #850434, assertion #4004716 by bplewe on 2018-03-03: confidence 100%.
is further described at: Pottawattamie HC Minutes 1:163   
Court from Macedonia Branch, Aug 25 1849
entity #850388, assertion #3772583 by bplewe on 2018-03-03: confidence 80%.
is further described at: Pottawattamie HC Minutes 1:105   
Bishop U.H. Yager, July 15 1848
entity #850383, assertion #3772553 by bplewe on 2018-03-03: confidence 80%.
is further described at: docs.google.com   
A research essay analyzing the possible location of this branch.
assertion #4005230 by bplewe on 2018-05-15: confidence 100%.
is further described at: Richards 10/10/1848   
President A.H. Perkins
entity #850165, assertion #3770962 by bplewe on 2018-02-05: confidence 100%.
is further described at: Crooked Creek/Ramus/Macedonia Branch records   
Covers entire life of branch from 1847-1852
entity #850015, assertion #3770119 by bplewe on 2018-03-03: confidence 80%.
is further described at: W.R. Terry Journal   which has specific reference to: p.44
April 1851: Pres. Terry says his home is 1.5 miles from Springville, 2 miles from Pleasant Valley, 4 miles from Pleasant Grove, 4 miles from Indian Creek
entity #700143, assertion #4005219 by bplewe on 2018-03-26: confidence 100%.
is further described at: W.R. Terry Journal   which has specific reference to: p.35
Covers W.R. Terry's presidency, 1849-1851, includes many names of members
entity #700143, assertion #4005215 by bplewe on 2018-03-26: confidence 100%.
is further described at: Frontier Guardian 3:22:2:3   
November 1851: On the circuit of Elder Benson, between Springville and Pleasant Grove
entity #700098, assertion #4004717 by bplewe on 2018-03-03: confidence 100%.
is further described at: Pottawattamie HC Minutes 1:227   
Mentioned April 13 1850
entity #850396, assertion #3772595 by bplewe on 2018-02-11: confidence 80%.
is further described at: Pottawattamie HP Quorum Minutes 5   
Jacob Morris ordained a HP, July 2 1848
entity #850431, assertion #3772672 by bplewe on 2018-03-03: confidence 80%.
has notes: Virtually intact continuation of the Ramus/Macedonia Branch-Stake in Hancock County, Illinois, since most branch members emigrated together. It is very unlikely that this branch included the modern village of Macedonia; that area was covered by the Nishnabotna Branch.   
assertion #3715690 by bplewe on 2017-07-12: confidence 100%.

Members:

president: Andrew Huston Perkins (L4W1-34M)
assertion #71 by bplewe on 2018-02-23: confidence 100%.
valid starting: 1847-05-11
valid until: 1849-04-22
bishop: Jonathan Crosby (LTR8-LXV)
assertion #81 by bplewe on 2018-02-23: confidence 100%.
valid starting: 1849-06-10
valid until: 1850-05-26
president: Amos William Condit (LV3S-KZ1)
assertion #82 by bplewe on 2018-02-23: confidence 100%.
valid starting: 1847-02-14
valid until: 1857-05-11