First Evangelical Lutheran Dutch Church of Zion of Marshall Articles of Incorporation

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Title

First Evangelical Lutheran Dutch Church of Zion of Marshall Articles of Incorporation

Subject

Articles of incorporation
Churches--Michigan
Calhoun County (Mich.)--History
Evangelical Lutheran Church--History--19th century

Description

The 1856 articles of incorporation for the First Evangelical Lutheran Dutch Church of Zion of Marshall, Michigan.

Date

1855-12-23
1856-04-04
1856-04-05

Contributor

Kappis, John
Kuechle, Philip
Walz, Lorenz
Katz, Peter
Strouble, Mathias
Schmid, Fr.
Walz, John Gottlieb
Lacey, Samuel S.

Rights

In the public domain.

Format

pdf

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

MDL.LH.003.032

Coverage

Marshall (Mich.)
Calhoun County (Mich.)

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

State of Michigan
Calhoun County

We the undersigned two of the members of the First Evangelical Lutheran Dutch Church of Zion of Marshall hereby certify that in pursuance of a Public Notice given according to law for the purpose of organizing a church, the members of said Society met at their usual place of worship on the 23rd day of December A.D. 1855 & that at said meeting & that at said meeting [sic] the following persons were elected Trustees of the First Evangelical Lutheran Dutch Church of Zion of Marshall & the same to serve for --- years or until others shall be elected ____ __ John Kappis, Philip Kuechle, Lorenz Walz, Peter Katz, & Mathias Strouble – John Kappis & Lorenz Walz for one year. Philip Kuechle & Peter Katz for two years & Peter Strouble [sic] for four years.

Fr. Schmid
John Gottlieb Walz
Inspectors of Election


State of Michigan
County of Calhoun

On this fourth day of April A.D. 1856 personally appeared the above named Fr Schmid & John Gottlieb Walz Inspectors & acknowledged the same to be their free act & deed before me.

Samuel S. Lacey
Notary Public

Recorded April 5th 1856
Samuel S. Lacey
Clerk

Original Format

microfilm

Citation

“First Evangelical Lutheran Dutch Church of Zion of Marshall Articles of Incorporation,” Marshall Digital Archive, accessed October 27, 2020, http://yourmdl.org/archive/items/show/131.

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