Beaverton Branch

congregation #482340

created 2015-08-17 by daniel m. kelty
entity type: Branch
assertion #3732194 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-08-17: confidence 0%.
name: Beaverton Branch
assertion #3732191 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-04-12: confidence 0%.
started: between Jan 1859 and 6 Oct 1859
assertion #3732190 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-04-12: confidence 100%.
ended: 1875
assertion #3746190 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-04-12: confidence 100%.
description: Members of the “New Organization” gathered for the April 6, 1859 general conference in a barn at Beaverton, but there is no mention of a branch there. At the October conference, a Beaverton Branch is reported. Various scattered members gathered in this area and affiliated with the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Many came from Capron just east of the branch. The members had meetings during the winter in a log schoolhouse. In the summer they met in the grove on the east side of the village. Organized by Zenos Whitcomb. The branch was merged with Marengo Branch in 1875. Members: john and Melinda Tyson, Charles Jones, William Butcher, Horace Bartlett, Margaret Ann Bartlett, A. B. Alderman, sister Bissell, Samuel Powers, W. W. Blair, John C. Gaylord, William Aldrich, A. Emery, L. C. Delmon, P. Cole, J. H. Blakeslee, C. G,. Lamphear.
assertion #3732192 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-04-12: confidence 0%.
population: 20 (valid on: 6 Oct 1859, source: SH 1:1, 20-21)
assertion #4001454 by mpra on 2017-04-12: confidence 100%.
religion: RLDS
assertion #3732193 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-08-17: confidence 0%.
location: Boone County, Illinois, United States
assertion #3714340 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-08-17: confidence 100%.
location: 42°24'27"N, 88°49'18"W
assertion #3720358 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-08-17: confidence 0%.
successor: Pleasant Grove/Marengo Branch [Illinois]
assertion #4001457 by mpra on 2017-04-12: confidence 100%.
see also: Saints Herald
assertion #4001448 by mpra on 2017-04-12: confidence 100%.
see also: 700009 (fragment: V.3 p.236)
assertion #3711340 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-04-12: confidence 100%. April 1859 general conference at Beaverton, Illinois
see also: SH 1:1, 20-21
assertion #4001453 by mpra on 2017-04-12: confidence 100%.