RELEASE DATE: OCTOBER 14, 2012
P. O. Box 6825
LUBBOCK, TX 79493-6825
This week we continue the roster of selected names of people who donated money to the emergency fund to build the Brooklyn Tabernacle. (For background material, see Kinsearching column dated 19 August 2012.) The list appears on page 381 of the 7 June 1893 (vol. 16, no. 23) issue of The Christian Herald and Signs of Our Times. Since many place names are abbreviated or misspelled, they are reproduced below as they appear in the newspaper.
WHETSTONE, D., Kilmer, O.
WEST, C. S., Lima, Ind.
WEBSTER, J. B. and wife, Willimantic, Conn.
WORD, Lydia F., Herkimer, N. Y.
WINDEL, Mrs. S., London, Ont.
WOLFE, J. E., Franklin, Neb.
WILLSON, A. P., Coal Run, O.
WAGNER, Effie, Locke, O.
YOUNG, Boyd, Phila., Pa.
List No. 2
ALLEN, L. C., Newton, Mass.
ANDERSON, Mrs. H. J., Madison, Fla.
AKINS, J. P., Bostwick, Fla.
ALDSON, Flo. (sic), Macomb, Ill.
ALEXANDER, E. T., Foxboro, Mass.
ANDREWS, Mrs. A. L., No. Wilbraham, Mass.
ALLEN, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. E., Colebrook, O.
(Editorís note: Wm. was a common abbreviation for William.)
BOOMER, M., Janesville, Iowa
BOGART, Mrs. E. M., St. Andrews, Wash.
BEDELL, Mrs. Almira, Clayton, Mich.
BUTCHER, J. T., Chicago, Ill.
BLIVEN, Mrs. Mary and daughter, Scio, N. Y.
BARRETT, Emma, Rochester Mills, Pa.
BOWERS, Miss Laura, Atlanta, Ga.
BRAIN, Geo., Unionville, Iowa
(Editorís note: Geo. was a common abbreviation for George.)
BURNE, Mrs. Wm., Chalmere, Ind.
BRANDON, Geo., Wesleyville, Pa.
BEETHAM, Mrs. M. J., Brooklyn, E. D., N. Y.
BROWN, Abram, Millersville, Pa.
CARNER, Miss Ella, Floyd, Pa.
COMBS, Mr. and Mrs. A. L., Amesbury, Mass.
CHESHIRE, Mr. and Mrs. W. J., Alliance, Neb.
CARTER, Mr. and Mrs. L. H., Americus, Ga.
CRENSHAW, Josephine L., Bayon La Batre, Ala.
CROWE, Jane, Fox Chase, Pa.
CRAWFORD, M., New Brunswick, N. J.
CAIRNS, Cornelia, Mount Hope, Wis.
CHAMBERLAIN, L., Lowell, Mass.
COMBS, Mr. and Mrs. A. H., Amesbury, Mass.
(To be continued)