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Moment In History

RARITAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH: The first class was formed in 1864 and held its first meetings in the school house.

Rev. A. Morey was the first pastor and the first members were as follows: George Mosier and wife, David Dilley and wife, Perry Gardner and wife, and Emanuel Alpaugh and wife.

In 1873 the group erected a church for $3,962.81 with 217 subscribers to the building fund.

1911 History of Henderson County