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1946, Brethren Publishing House
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The history of the Church of the Brethren in Michigan

This edition was published in by Brethren Publishing House in Elgin, IL, USA.


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - A Brief History of the State 17
Chapter 2 - Movements of Early Brethren Settlers 35
Chapter 3 - Problems Confronting the Development of Pioneer Churches 42
Chapter 4 - History of Congregations 57
Chapter 5 - Strength and Weaknesses of Existing Churches 180
Chapter 6 - Survey of District Boards and Committees and How They Function 183
Chapter 7 - Biographical Sketches 203
Chapter 8 - Observations and Trends 319
Bibliography 323
Appendix I - Record of Congregations 325
Appendix II - Record of Meetings and Boards 337
Ministers for whom no biography appears 346
Index 347
Albaugh, J. E 92, 203
Albaugh, Zachariah 46, 89, 204
Almena 57, 325
Anthony, Frederick 100, 205
Arnett, Harley 59, 205
Arnold, Perry A 67, 206
Atherton, Willard I. 177, 206
Baer, M. T. 44, 191, 346
Baird, Chester N 157, 207
Baker, David 89, 207
Baker, Levi 90, 208
Baker, Samuel 346
Baldwin, Jacob F 208
Barkdoll, Galen E 103, 125, 209
Barnhart 346
Barr, F. H 157, 346
Battle Creek 57, 325
Bear Lake 63, 325
Beaverton 65, 326
Beers, William 127
Bibliography 323
Bjorklund, John 165, 346
Black River 69, 326
Blickenstaff, Lloyd C 209
Blocher, Ira G 146, 176, 179, 210
Bollinger, Floyd S 74, 212
Bollinger, Samuel 40, 72, 73, 113, 171, 212
Boomershine, Reuben 157, 213
Borden, Garland B 214
Bosserman, Eliezer 136, 214
Bosserman, William 113, 215
Bosserman, William P 216
Bowman, Earl M 346
Bowman, John P 77, 175, 216
Bowser, Samuel 67, 177, 217
Brillhart, John 40, 137, 346
Brumbaugh, Lewis S 122, 346
Burger, J. S 61, 346
Bussear, Z. L 119, 121, 346
Butler, J. L 346
Butterbaugh, Fred 158, 346
B. Y. P. D. Cabinet 197, 343
Cameron, Charles H 100, 217
Camps 197
Caslow, Ellis F 99, 218
Cedar House 71, 326
Chambers, Daniel 39, 87, 136, 219
Chambers, Harold S 100, 220
Chambers, John W 136, 189, 221
Chambers, Milton M. 136, 196, 221
Children's Work Cabinet 344
Chinese Sunday School 81, 82, 83
Choate, A. F 124, 346
Christian Education, Board of 187, 342
Chumney, C. E 346
Church Buildings, Need for 43, 49
Churches, Strength and Weaknesses of 180
Civilian Public Service Camp (No. 1) 118, 126, 198
Clark, Walter 346
Coffman, Walter S 346
Coleman 71, 326
Congregations, Record of 57
Cook, Delbert J 139, 222
Cook, Jesse J 75, 138, 223
Cook, Mary L 150, 223
Cool, Phillip 346
Cosner, Martin 41, 118, 224
Council of Boards, District 184, 196
Cripe, Israel 346
Crook, George 123, 346
Crouch, Donald E. 225
Crystal 72, 326
Culler, G. F 98, 173, 226
Dadisman, Elmer L 96, 226
Dague, Levi 160, 346
Dague, Lewis 346
Deal, Howard W 143, 227
Deardorff, Charles H. 88, 112, 138, 227
Deardorff, George E 141, 228
Deardorff, Isaac 103, 228
DeJean, J. S 346
Denominational Work 29
Detroit 75, 327
Detroit Parsonage 80
Development and Resources 24
Dick, Jacob T 75, 139, 229
Dickey. S. Boyd 130, 229
Dietz, John F 77, 230
District Boards, Survey of 183
District Meetings 337
Dodge, Arthur L 174, 231
Durand 85, 327
Early, Demarest 57, 346
Ebey, Robert D 147, 151, 174, 231
Eikenberry, I. M 232
Elders' Body 43
Elmdale 87, 327
Elsie (Saginaw) 36, 46, 89, 327
Engle, E. R 106, 346
Ensign, David 233
Eshelman, E. E 74
Executive Board 345
Families, Early Movements of 35
Fieldworkers 340
First Church House 50
Fisher, Everett R 106, 233
Fisher, Herbert A 62, 233
Fisher, Walter G 62, 167, 234
Flint 93, 328
Flory, David 346
Flory, Ezra 155, 235
Foreign Mission Secretary 195
Forror, Charles 108, 125, 235
Fradenburgh, Jesse M 129, 236
Frantz, Dean L 169, 346
Frantz, Royal H 165, 236
Frederick, Jacob E 237
Freighter, Levi 346
Fry, Ralph L 158, 237
Fryfogle, Benjamin 164,238
Funderburg, Earl O. 106, 109, 146, 239
Funderburg, George W 108, 346
Gandy, Ted E 62, 239
Garber, D. B 346
George, Gilbert 165, 346
Gephart, William 346
Germantown Church 14
Gilbert, Frank 346
Good, William H 177, 239
Grand Rapids 97, 328
Groff , Samuel 346
Grossnickle, Hezekiah 110, 122, 127
Hagle, Cornelius 135, 240
Hamm, J. J 122, 346
Harlan 101, 328
Harrison, J. C 346
Harshbarger, Charles 108, 346
Harshbarger, J. W 108, 346
Hart 104, 329
Hartsough, Daniel M 125, 241
Hartzler, Russell M 169
Hawbaker, Abram W. 112, 125, 241
Heisey, Walter J 96, 131, 243
Helman, Howard H 113, 122, 244
Hershberger, Loren 346
Historical Committee 2, 345
Hollinger, Andrew 108
Hollinger, E. Sylvester 69, 245
Hollinger, G 346
Hollinger, Kenneth 158, 244
Holsinger, Levi T 246
Holsworth, Matthew 40, 153
Homestead 106, 329
Hoover, Buryl E 247
Hoover, J. W 346
Hoover, Perry R 68, 69, 247
Hostetler, Harvey R 79, 248
Hufford, Isaac 63, 118, 249
Hufford, Stephen 250
Jackson, Pearl (Sister) 346
Jehnsen, Ernest R 75, 158, 250
Jehnzen, Charles G 250
Jehnzen, J. C 346
Jehnzen, William 154, 156
Jones, O. F 346
Joseph, David 143, 346
Joseph, John E 122, 143, 251
Kauffman, Andrew J 67, 252
Keith, Charles 110, 252
Keller, David H 62, 167, 253
Keller, Martha H 62, 167, 253
Kepner, Jacob 38, 72, 254
Kern, George 346
Killian, George 67, 346
Killian, John 67, 346
Kiracofe, Homer N 162, 254
Kiser, C. H 71, 346
Klotz, Lyle M 131, 255
Klotz, Gladys B 131, 255
Kniesley, Daniel E 119, 256
Kree, William H 160, 346
Kreider, L. U 122, 346
Lair, John M 111, 153, 161, 257
Lake Odessa Sunday School 169
Lake View 110, 329
Landis, David 346
Landis, Harvey 122, 346
Lansing 113, 330
Leckrone, Clifton L 113, 257
Leckrone, Elmer F 132, 135, 255
Leckrone, Kenneth M 259
Lehman, Galen A 346
Lehman, Wilmer M 75, 259
Leslie, Claude H. 114, 260
Little Traverse Church 45, 118, 330
Loehr, Frederick P. 44, 45, 70, 261
Long, George 38, 87, 164, 263
Long, Kenneth G 100, 263
Long Lake 119, 330
Long, Sarah 98
Lovegrove, Paul 146, 346
Lovegrove, S. D. 144
Mallott, Floyd E 9, 62, 264
Map, Church Locations 178
Marilla 122, 331
Mark, John 346
Masterson, J. M 346
McCartneysmith, L. 346
McCormick, John 346
McKimmy, John A 66, 265
McKimmy, J. William 66, 67, 346
McKimmy, Nathan 67, 346
McKimmy, Perry 67, 346
McRoberts, Roy J. 88, 135, 169, 265
Membership 340
Men's Work 193, 344
Messner, Peter B 152, 164, 169, 186, 266
Michael, H. D 99, 346
Michigan, History of 17
Midland 128, 331
Miller, Bruce A 162, 268
Miller, Elvert F 96, 268
Miller, Franklin E 269
Miller, Isaac 38, 163, 270
Miller, John 61, 346
Miller, Roy E 99, 103, 165, 270
Miller, William R 270
Ministerial Board 187, 341
Ministers, Lack of 45, 104
Mishler, John 98, 271
Mission Board 48, 185, 188, 340
Mitchell, Olden 130, 346
Mohler, S. S 46
Morphew, J. Emory 101, 103, 346
Moss, L. 1 103, 125, 346
Mote, Arthur 77, 272
Movements of Early Brethren Settlers 35
Music Board 191,343
Muskegon 132, 331
Neff, William B 67, 273
Neher, David 103, 273
Nevinger, Granville 105, 122, 273
New Haven 136, 331
Nicodemus, R. H 346
North Star 139, 332
Oaks, Lewis C 274
Oaks, Phoebe 274
Observations 319
Ogden, Galen 130, 346
Old Order Brethren 50
Onekama 140, 332
Overholt, Jonas C 97, 99, 275
Ozark 144, 332
Patrick, Archie L 165
Patrick, Loman C 346
Peters, Hiram W. 96, 114, 167, 275
Pine Stump Fence, Picture of 36
Pioneer Churches, Problems of 42
Pontiac 147, 333
Prather, J. Perry 80, 276
Price, C. A 346
Prowant, L. H. 85, 92, 95, 155, 278
Rairigh, Isaac 279
Rairigh, Isaiah 38, 73, 152, 171, 278
Rairigh, John 346
Rarick, Ralph 96, 346
Rau, Cora 126
Rau, Elma 67, 106, 280
Reiley, E. C 346
Religious Movements 29
Rivell, William H 88, 346
Riverside 152, 333
Robison, Joseph S 280
Rodney 153, 333
Rose, Jeff D 281
Ross, Samuel 346
Rowland, Harold 346
Royer, Lawrence 346
Rozell, M. F 122, 346
Saginaw (Elsie) 36, 46, 89, 327
Sala, Joseph 281
Schechter, David 133, 158, 281
Schechter, David P. 58, 74, 92, 158, 282
Scholten, Martin 88, 283
Schrock, Mark 166, 173, 346
Schwarzenau 14
Scrogum, Arthur 105, 284
Scrogum, J. J 105, 284
Sease, Oliver 285
Sell, W. C 99, 346
Sellers, E. G 346
Senger, Nettie 79, 285
Settlements 18
Dutch 25
English 23
French 21
Indian 20
Shafer, Leroy W 85, 132, 151, 287
Shank, John 346
Shepherd 156, 334
Sherrick, Joseph F. 133, 138, 157, 287
Sherrick, Lois 138, 288
Sherrick, Marvin M 139, 142, 289
Shockley, Clarence 165, 346
Showalter, Grace Deal 2, 143, 290
Shull, Merlin C 78, 290
Slonaker, Jacob 108, 346
Smith, Albert 99, 346
Smith, Henry W 165, 292
Smith, John M 172, 291
Smith, Samuel 38, 87, 168, 175, 292
Snavely, Harper M 61, 293
Snavely, Ira C 70, 294
Sower, David E 119, 138, 295
Spencer, Charles A. 92, 133, 158, 296
Spillers, D. C 346
Spindler, Arlie A 296
Starbard, Earl M 92, 346
Stauffer, Glen 158, 346
Stauffer, Harvey 157, 297
Stephenson, Jossie 346
Stephenson, Mrs. R. E 346
Stern, Oscar E 103, 298
Stone, George E. 52, 71, 72, 74, 298
Strength of Churches 180
Stretch, John 346
Strohm, Fred E 58, 298
Stutsman, Charles 346
Stutsman, John R 299
Stutsman, Joseph 299
Sugar Ridge 51, 160, 334
Summer Pastors 345
Sunday-school Secretaries 341
Sunfield 51, 163, 334
Sunfield Sunday-school Class 166
Swihart, Aaron 105, 300
Taylor, Andrew W 104, 107
Taylor, Arthur E 96, 101, 300
Teeter, Mary (Sister) 346
Thomas, David 346
Thomas, J. L 103
Thornapple 43, 47, 167, 335
Tombaugh, Jacob 40, 301
Tombaugh, William E 88, 301
Towns, Harmon 346
Townsend, Harley V 2, 62, 167, 174, 302
Trends 319
Trombley, Claude E 132, 151, 346
Tyson, A. S 346
Tyson, C. C 157, 346
Ulery, J. Edson 42, 76, 93, 108, 112, 120, 124, 130, 136, 140, 142, 303
University of Michigan 26
Vacation Bible School 86, 144, 151, 162, 166
Van Dyke, Joseph E 67, 304
Van Meter, John L 130, 146, 304
Vestaburg 170, 335
Warner, Arthur L 69, 346
Warner, David F 305
Warstler, C. Walter 98, 305
Warstler, Hugh 96, 306
Way, Moy 82, 84, 307
Weaknesses of Churches 180
Weaver, Ervin 166, 173, 307
Weaver, Stephen A 89, 169, 308
Weimer, Samuel 119, 308
Welch, Carl H 169, 309
Weller, Henry A 59. 103, 309
Weller, Russell 60, 103, 125, 310
Wells, John E 144, 310
Wenger, Samuel B 99, 165, 312
Wheat Bee 159
Whisler, Harry Arthur 67, 312
White, David 40, 51, 346
Wilkins, Charles L 99, 138, 150, 156, 177, 313
Wilkins, Walter E 313
Williams, Ella 44, 160
Williams, Mervin B 2, 82, 314
Winey, Josiah G 39, 51, 315
Women's Work 193, 344
Wood, Darwin 39, 346
Woodland 38, 171, 336
Woodland Parsonage 174
Woodland Village 172, 175, 335
Wright, Van B 100, 315
Younce, Samuel 315
Young, A. C 74, 316
Young, David G 116, 316
Young, Walter M 2, 116, 317
Young, William E 318
Zion 175, 336

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Copyright Status: public domain.
Copyright Evidence
- ©Brethren Publishing House (A7087). Catalog of Copyright Entries, 1946 - Page 721.
- No renewals found in Stanford database.

Copyright Date
1946-08-06

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OL25427484M
Internet Archive
BrethrenInMichigan
OCLC/WorldCat
648235332, 30519542
Hathi Trust
003263693

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