Bethel United Methodist Church records, 1976-2011

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

1531 Dickey Drive, Suite 560

Atlanta, GA 30322


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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bethel United Methodist Church (Senoia, Ga).
Title: Bethel United Methodist Church records, 1976-2011
Call Number:Record Group No. 082
Extent: .5 cubic feet (1 box and 1 oversized folder)
Abstract:Contains administrative board minutes, photographs, veteran information, church bulletins, financial reports, and church directories from Bethel United Methodist Church from 1976-2011.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


Transferred from the LaGrange District of North Georgia Conference, 2018.


[after identification of item(s)], Bethel United Methodist Church records, RG 082, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.


Processed by Emily Corbin, March 2018.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Located in Senoia, Georgia, the origins of Bethel United Methodist Church date back to it's founding in 1836. The church building was constructed in 1895 and used as a place of worship on Sundays and a school during the week until the mid-1920s. The church closed in 2012.

Scope and Content Note

The Bethel United Methodist Church records consist of administrative board minutes, financial reports, church bulletins, assorted photographs, church directory information, and information on veterans from Bethel UMC.

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Organized by material type.

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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Church history materials including information from 1838-1900, 1976-2011
1 2 Financial records, 1976-2011, undated
1 3 Genealogy, 1999, undated
1 4 Photographs, 2003, 2010, undated
1 5 Photographs of register from 1895-1931, undated
1 6 Church directory, 2010
1 7 Veterans from Bethel UMC including information from 1879-1960, 2011, undated
1 8 Administrative board meeting minutes (1 of 2), 1977-2001
1 9 Administrative board meeting minutes (2 of 2), 2006-2011
1 10 Bulletins, 1978-2005
1 11 Member List, 1979, 1980, 2002
2 1 General Board of Education, Methodist Episcopal Church South, Certificate, 1938