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Church History: Early Membership Roll
Compiled by Donna Jacobs


Pleasant Grove Church, Record Bk 2, June 1893,
Gilbert Charge, Boone District, Des Moines Conference,
Pastors: A. W. Harned, September, 1892 and 1893 and William M. Cox, appointed
September 30, 1895
Bishop: W. X. Ninde

Members in Full Connection and date received:
      Mrs. Mabel Apple, (Miss Mabel Howland), 1892
      Mr. Walter S. Armstrong, 1892
      Mrs. Helen Armstrong, 1892
      Mrs. Bashua M. Ballard
      William L. Cox, Sept. 30, 1895
      Mrs. May Cox, Sept. 30, 1895, Pastor's Wife
      Henry Davis
      Mrs. Henry Davis
      Robert Dodd, 1865
      Lydia Dodd, 1865
      Ella Dodd, Married Frank Moms (Mums?)
      T. B. Dodd
      R. B. Dodd
      Addie L. Davis, April 8, 1894
      Chester F. Davis, July 15, 1894
      Jas. F. Dodds, July 15, 1894
      Olie C. Deal, July 1894, Married. was Olie Stillman Married L.M. Deal
      Elenor Davis
      Hiram Furguson, Jan. 1891
      Martha Furguson, Jan. 1891
      Jason D. Furguson, Jan. 1891
      Addie Furguson, Feb. 1888, Mrs. Addie Kimble, married E.W. Kimble, Mar.18,1896
      Olive Foot
      Mabel Furguson, July 15, 1894
      J. M. Hitts
      Ida Hitts
      Everett Hamdon, 1892(Harndon?)
      Nellie Hamdon, (Harndon?) 1892,Mrs. Nellie Hill, married John Hill Mar. 4,1895
      Mabel Howland, 1892, Married Charles Apple, Sept. 3, 1894
      Ada Howland, 1892, married Ira Crooks
      Amelia Howland, 1892
      Sarah Hughes, 1873

      Ellen Hughes
      Olive E. Hughes
      Benjamin Hill, July 15, 1894

      L.B. Harndon, July 15, 1894
      Ballus Howland, July 15, 1894
      Irene Harndon, August 11, 1895
      John Hill, August 11, 1895
      Mrs. Nellie Hill, nee Nellie Hamdon
      George B. Kooser
      Margaret Kooser
      Frank Kooser
      Ella Kooser
      Hattie Kooser, married Wal? Stutts
      Richard Kimbel, Feb. 1888
      Ellen Kimbel, Feb. 1888
      Elroy Kimbel, 1891
      Nellie Knight, Mrs. Nellie Johnson, married A. H. Johnson, Mar. 25, 1896
      Elizabeth Knight
      George A. Kimble, July 15, 1894
      Mrs. Addie Kimble, 1889, former Addie Furguson
      William Lemmon, October 1890
      Charles Minkler, 1872
      Ella Minkler, 1872
      Genevive Minkler, Feb. 1888
      H. R. Minkler, 1883
      Etta Minkler, 1883
      C. W. McCaskey
      Sarah McCaskey
      Jennie Mackey, 1886
      Marshall W. Montgomery, Feb. 4, 1894
      Mrs. M. J. Montgomery, Feb. 4, 1894
      Charles C. Montgomery, July 15, 1894
      Arch. Montgomery, July 15, 1894
      Benjamin F. Montgomery, July 15, 1894
      Fred Minkler July 15, 1894
      Bill Moses, March 10, 1895
      Mabel Moses, August 11, 1895
      Glen Moses, Sept. 8, 1895
      Rovina McColly, August 15, 1895
      James Montgomery, February 23, 1896

      Montgomery, February 23, 1896
      M. D. Nash, June 5, 1894 and 1889
      Rosetta Nash, 1889
      Mrs. Minerva Ruth, 1887
      Marion Smith
      Mrs. Marion Smith
      George W. Sowers, at organization of Pleasant Grove class
      Mrs. Margaret Sowers, at organization of Pleasant Grove class
      Oran Shaw
      Pearl Sanders, March 11, 1894
      E. W. Sanders, April 8, 1894
      Eva B. Sanders, April 8, 1894
      Amanda Young and George K. Young, July 15, 1894
      Lena Sanders
      Alex Seymour, May 20, 1894
      Frances Seymour, May 20, 1894
      E. O. Stillman, July 15,1894
      Ollie Stillman, July 15,1894, married L.M. Deal
      Smith (Cy), July 15, 1894
      F. A. Smith, July 14, 1894
      William Smith, July 15, 1894
      Delbert Sowers, July 15, 1894
      Alta Sowers, July 15, 1894, Married Ballard
      Blanche Sowers, July 15, 1894
      Lena Sanders, July 15, 1894
      Louisa Sheffield, July 15, 1894
      Bernis Slagle, July 15, 1894
      Hattie Stults, February 18, 1877
      R. S. Sanborn, November, 18, 1894
      E. O. Stillman, 1894
      Ollie Stillman,
      Martha Stillman, August 11, 1895
      Winnie Smith, August 11, 1895
      Cliff Smith, August 11, 1895
      T. B. Stephenson, July, 1895
      Luella Stephenson, July, 1895
      William Smith, February 5, 1896
      Fred Smith, February 5, 1896
      Josiah Smith, February 5, 1896

      D. L. Sowers, 1894
      Andrew Tuttle, 1875


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Church History Main Page My Church, a poem by Stella Roberts
Volunteers, a poem by Stella Roberts A Tribute to Our Pioneer Folks, a poem by Dorothy Sowers Bielefeldt
Homecoming Association Church History: Founding Families
Youth Organizations Special Ceremonies
Church History: 1874 to 1933 Church History: 1939 to WWII
Church History: 1950 to 1964 Church History: 1973 to Today
Church History: Baptisms Church History: Early Membership Roll
Pastors and Official Members, 1892 to 1895 Record of Pastors