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From: Anne Peat <>
Subject: Re: [Ess] Half baptisms
Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2007 08:33:43 +0100
Yes, you're probably right. I only put in the caveat because ancestors
who were members of a Presbyterian congregation were not baptised until
they were older. But that may have had something to do with the
availability of a chapel in the early 19th century!
On 13 Jun 2007, at 08:31, wrote:
> In a message dated 13/06/2007 08:21:33 GMT Standard Time,
>> And the URC baptise infants now - though in the past the
>> and Presbyterian churches which now make up the uRC may not have done
> As far as I am aware the Presbyterian baptised, the Congregational
> definitely did so, I have attended many, as well as having my own
> children baptised in the Congregational Church.