Asbury United Methodist Church records, 1888-2013

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

1531 Dickey Drive, Suite 560

Atlanta, GA 30322


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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Asbury United Methodist Church (Hogansville, Ga.).
Title: Asbury United Methodist Church records, 1888-2013
Call Number:Record Group No. 097
Extent: .4 cubic feet (1 box)
Abstract:This collection contains membership and financial records from Asbury United Methodist church.
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.


Provided by Denise Wilson in 2020.


[after identification of item(s)], Asbury United Methodist Church records, RG 097, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.


Processed by Emily Corbin, January 2020.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Asbury United Methodist Church (Hogansville, Ga.) was begun in 1828 by five families. It was a member of the LaGrange district in the North Georgia Conference and provided services for over 190 years. The church closed in 2018 due to low membership.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of records of Asbury United Methodist Church (Hogansville, Ga.) from 1888 until 2012. This church permanently closed in 2018. These records include church certificates, directories, administrative papers, membership rolls, guest books, and financial reports..

Arrangement Note

Organized by date.

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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Register of church membership, 1888-1979
1 2 Membership roll in loose-leaf, 1919-1990
1 3 Membership register and church records, 1928-2012
1 4 Church membership roll, 1968, undated
1 5 Financial records, 1972-1976
1 6 Membership records, 1975,1977, undated
1 7 Minutes, treasurer's report, 1976-1980
1 8 Guest book, 1979-2005
1 9 Membership paperwork, 1998-2013
1 10 Local church report to annual conference, 2011-2012
1 11 Troup circuit, men's group, 1962