Church Records

Southampton historically accommodated two churches: the First Congregational Church, which is still active, and the Methodist Episcopal Church.

First Congregational Church Records – 1743-1832

This document, which was prepared by Mrs. Max Lederer,  Images takes in 1836 of the First Congregational Church in Southampton.contains a record of the baptisms, births, church members and deaths in the church during this period. We have provided here the Index from the book, which will indicate on which page the individual’s information may be obtained. Please ask a librarian to view the flash drive which contains a scanned copy of the book.

Call Number: HISTORICAL REFERENCE 974.44 Lederer LOCAL

Southampton Methodist Episcopal Church Records – 1842-1924

This document also prepared by Mrs. Max Lederer, contains a records of the church history in Southampton, lists of church officials and pastors, two alphabetical lists of members ranging from 1842-1923 as well as a records of baptisms and marriages during this time.  We have provided here the Index from the book will will indicate on which page the individual’s information may be obtained.  Please ask a librarian to view the flash drive which contains a scanned copy of the book.

Call Number: HISTORICAL REFERENCE 974.44 Lederer LOCAL