Brinton Branch [RLDS]

congregation #482683

created 2015-09-22 by daniel m. kelty
entity type: Branch
assertion #3734301 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-09-22: confidence 0%.
name: Brinton Branch
assertion #3734298 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-07-03: confidence 0%.
started: 6 Nov 1897
assertion #3734297 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-07-03: confidence 100%. cited in John Cornish history
description: Two days' meetings were held at Brinton, September 5 and 6. well attended, and all enjoyed life. John J. Cornish began preaching in Brinton. Persecution is rather high there at present, but some are coming into the church. January 12 Bro. E. Day Bennett assisted Bro. John J. Cornish in opening the work near Brown's Schoolhouse, Isabella County, and had large crowds. Brother Bennett is a fair speaker. November 6, a branch was organized at Brinton by Robert E. Grant, assisted by John J. Cornish. They had 18 members.<br/>Some six years since work was begun in Brinton, encountering trouble in obtaining a house to hold services in. This was overcome by the brethren buying a vacated store building, moving it, and repairing and refitting it for worshiping uses: it is neatly seated and is a comfortable place. After John J. Cornish had preached a funeral sermon at Brinton, of a little girl, daughter of Mr. Letson,<br/>
assertion #3734299 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-09-22: confidence 0%.
religion: RLDS
assertion #3734300 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-09-22: confidence 0%.
location: Isabella County, Michigan, United States
assertion #3714683 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-09-22: confidence 100%.
location: 43°46'12"N, 85°0'30"W
assertion #3720702 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-09-22: confidence 0%.
see also: Cornish
assertion #3711683 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-07-03: confidence 100%.