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An 1899 directory of Baptist ministers lists biographical details about many United States ministers:<ref>Davis points out that not all ministers participated, see: Robert S. Davis, "Some Baptist Ministers of South Carolina at the Turn of the Century," ''The South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research,'' Vol. 32, No. 1 (Winter 2004):13-22. {{FHL|43856|item|disp=FHL Book 975.7 B2sc v. 32}}</ref>
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*''The Ministerial Directory of the Baptist Churches in the United States of America.'' Oxford, Ohio: Ministerial Directory Co., 1899. Digital version at [http://books.google.com/books?id=f9gpAAAAYAAJ Google Books].
  
 
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<br>'''Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archive'''<br>901 Commerce Street, Suite 400<br>Nashville, TN 37203-3630<br>Telephone: 615-244-0344<br>Internet: [http://www.sbhla.org/ www.sbhla.org]  
 
<br>'''Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archive'''<br>901 Commerce Street, Suite 400<br>Nashville, TN 37203-3630<br>Telephone: 615-244-0344<br>Internet: [http://www.sbhla.org/ www.sbhla.org]  
  
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== Websites<br> ==
  
 
[http://baptisthistoryhomepage.com/ Baptist History Homepage, A Source for Original Baptist Documents] has digital versions of many Baptist histories, biographies, and other items of interest to genealogists who discover Baptist ancestry in the United States of America.  
 
[http://baptisthistoryhomepage.com/ Baptist History Homepage, A Source for Original Baptist Documents] has digital versions of many Baptist histories, biographies, and other items of interest to genealogists who discover Baptist ancestry in the United States of America.  
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Cyndi's List - Baptist<br>[http://www.cyndislist.com/baptist/ http://www.cyndislist.com/baptist/]
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History in the United States

The Baptist religion, established in colonial Rhode Island, became the largest Protestant denomination in the United States by the early 1800's, when many Baptist churches were organized throughout the middle-Atlantic and southern states. The Baptists again became the largest Protestant denomination after 1920.

Baptist Church Records

Types of Church Records

Ministers

An 1899 directory of Baptist ministers lists biographical details about many United States ministers:[1]

  • The Ministerial Directory of the Baptist Churches in the United States of America. Oxford, Ohio: Ministerial Directory Co., 1899. Digital version at Google Books.

Where they are Located

American Baptist - Samuel Colgate Historical Library
1106 South Goodman Street
Rochester, NY 14620-2532
Telephone: 716-473-1740
Internet: http:www.sbhla.org

National Association of Free Will Baptists

Executive Office
5233 Mt. View Road
Antioch, TN 37013-2306
Mailing Address:
FWB Executive Office
P.O. Box 5002
Antioch, TN 37011-5002

Internet: http://www.nafwb.org/


Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archive
901 Commerce Street, Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37203-3630
Telephone: 615-244-0344
Internet: www.sbhla.org

Websites

Baptist History Homepage, A Source for Original Baptist Documents has digital versions of many Baptist histories, biographies, and other items of interest to genealogists who discover Baptist ancestry in the United States of America.

Cyndi's List - Baptist
http://www.cyndislist.com/baptist/

References

  1. Davis points out that not all ministers participated, see: Robert S. Davis, "Some Baptist Ministers of South Carolina at the Turn of the Century," The South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research, Vol. 32, No. 1 (Winter 2004):13-22. FHL Book 975.7 B2sc v. 32