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School Wynd United Presbyterian Church

History

The Rev. John Willison of Dundee, author of popular theological works, cooperated with the Four Brethren in testifying against the abuses of the Established Church and led his congregation to expect that he would secede with them. But instead he took part against them. Several people withdrew from his ministry and acceded to the Associate Presbytery. They joined with Seceders in Forfarshire and the Mearns and received supply of sermon as the Presbytery was able to afford it. In 1745 the Presbytery divided the Association into separate congregations. At the Breach in 1747, the majority of this congregation adhered to the Associate Burgher Synod. (See also Bell Street.)

Source

Annals and Statistics of the United Presbyterian Church, by Rev. William MacKelvie, D.D., pub. 1873. Film #477618. More details may be given in the source.

Records

                                                                            FHL Film Number

Christenings 1750–1803                                                    0304670 item 12
                    1810–1846                                                     1482983 items 5–12
Marriages     1750–1803                                                     0304670 item 12
                    1810–1846                                                    1482983 items 5–12
Session Minutes 1810–1846
                                              1482983 items 5–12
Manager’s Minutes 1816–1847                                          1482983 items 5–12
Manager’s Minutes 1847–1873                                          1482984 items 1–9
Collection’s 1753–1767, 1786–1801, 1827–1869               1482984 items 1–9


 

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