First Presbyterian Church Records, Clarksville, Montgomery County, Reel #1 [1822-1922], MF #401, Image #006.
December 10th, 1835 Mrs. Edmond Simpson was received as a member of this church on certificate from Green Spring Church Washington County, Virginia. ------- C. Parish Clk May 31st, 1836 Mrs. Bisy Hinton from Presbyterian Church Clarksville, Virginia, Mrs. Stadat from Nashville Church, and Mrs. Prijon from Hopkinsville were received as members of this church by certificate and on the ____day were baptized Thos. McKeage, Ricard O. Hism, and Bowling Prigon. C. Parish Clk
Sept 1836 Commission of session attended by Mr. Wallace & McAfee, Mrs. Slaughter from Presbyterian Church Russelville was received as a member of church on certificate. ------- C. Parish Clk March 24th, 1837 Mrs. Catherine Patillo died aged 75. April 17th, 1837 Commission session Mrs. E, Hester received on certificate and Elvira Jane Hinton baptized. C. Parish Clk June 17th, 1837 Commission session commenced on Saturday Ministers present Revd J. T. Edgar of Nashville, Robt B. McMillan a guest of the G. A. B. of education, Aruzi Bradshaw agt. Of the American Bible Society, and Revd. C. Parish of Clarksville. Session meet at J. B. Reynolds house and was constituted by prayer ministry present J. T. Edgar & C. Parish with Elory Pettus, Jordan ___ McKeage. The following persons were admitted members of the church on certificate Mrs. Rachel Cooper, Mrs. Mary Cooper, Mr. Wm. J. Holmes, Mr. Thos. Foster from 2nd Presbyterian Church Carlisle, Pennsylavania. Mr. Francis B. Galoway was admitted on __________ and profession of faith in Christ and was baptized by Revd. J. T. Edgar ------ a collection was taken up for the cause of educa-