Benjamin Titus Roberts Family Papers 1832-1954 (bulk 1870-1900)


Benjamin Titus Roberts Family Papers, 1832-1954, (bulk 1870-1900)

Benjamin Titus Roberts Family Papers 1832-1954 (bulk 1870-1900)

Clergyman and founder of the Free Methodist Church of North America. Family and general correspondence, diaries, notebooks, speeches and writings, and other papers of Benjamin Titus Roberts and members of his family concerning family and domestic matters; the Free Methodist Church; the Chili Seminary, later A. M. Chesbrough Seminary, in North Chili, New York; South America; and matters relating to the allied Rice, Sellew, and Stowe families.

7,200 items; 38 containers; 15.2 linear feet; 34 microfilm reels


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Roberts, George Lane. George Lane Roberts papers. (person)

Free Methodist Church of North America (corporateBody)

The Free Methodist denomination was founded in 1860. Congregations that were expelled from the Methodist Episcopal Church in western New York state and Illinois comprised its first adherents. Early leaders include B.T. Roberts, Loren Stiles, Walter Sellew, John Wesley Redfield and Wilson T. Hogue. Theologically, the denomination is part of the Wesleyan tradition and was an early player in the Holiness Movement that swept through the United States in the later part of the 19th centur...

Sellew family. (family)

Roberts, Emma Sellew. Emma Sellew Roberts papers. (person)

Roberts, Benson Howard. Benson Howard Roberts papers. (person)

A.M. Chesbrough Seminary (North Chili, N.Y.) (corporateBody)

Roberts, Ellen Lois Stowe. Ellen Lois Stowe Roberts papers. (person)

Methodist Episcopal Church. Genesee Annual Conference. (corporateBody)

Stowe family. (family)

Roberts family. (family)

Rice family. (family)

Roberts, Benjamin Titus, 1823-1893 (person)

Clergyman and founder of the Free Methodist Church of North America. From the description of Benjamin Titus Roberts family papers, 1832-1954 (bulk 1870-1900). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982622 Biographical Notes Benjamin Titus Roberts 1823, July 25 Born, Gowanda, N.Y. ...

Roberts, Anna A. Rice, -1881 (person)

Chili Seminary (North Chili, N.Y.) (corporateBody)