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From: Freida Wells <>
Subject: Re: [KSCCHGS] 1930 - Large Confirmation Class
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2006 07:26:12 -0800 (PST)
In-Reply-To: <002a01c61b78$864e9440$c28c8341@Veramiller>

Yes I know that they do,. I wrote to Topeka once to get copies of all the families certificates and they never answered me, but thanks for checking on that for me.


Vera Miller <> wrote:
I'll ask Lois Cain if they keep a copy in the church, I know the Catholics
keep a copy of the baptism and confirmation certificates in the church.vera

----- Original Message -----
From: "Freida Wells"
Sent: Monday, January 16, 2006 10:49 AM
Subject: [KSCCHGS] 1930 - Large Confirmation Class

> 1930, May 15 - Sedan Times Star
> Large Confirmation Class
> Sunday morning Rev. C. B. Cromwell, Rector of Epiphany church, presented
> a class of fourteen to Bishop James W. Wise, for confirmation . The rites
> of baptism was administered to Paul Philip Stough, preceding the church
> service. The Bishop addressed an impressive message to the new
> communicants and to the large congregation assembled. Music was rendered
> by the vested choir, Miss Lillian Michael, organist.
> This is the third visitation Bishop Wise had made to this parish since
> the advent of the present rector, who came here a little more than a year
> ago from Peoria, Illinois. On the occasion of each visitation, Rev.
> Cromwell has presented a class for confirmation. Those in the class for
> confirmation were: Mrs. N. B. Wall, Mr. and Mrs. Leon Baker, Mrs. Mida
> McSpadden, Gertrude Estelle Loomis, Jeanne Spencer, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Baker
> of Moline, Albert Loyd, Roy Giles, Chas Mertz, Billy Baker, Os. Bowhan and
> Ed Puckett.
> ** Note- Ed Puckett was my Grandfather. This is the first time I had
> found where he was confirmed into the church. He and my grandmother joined
> the M. E. Church when they lived in Elgin prior to 1927. Now if I only had
> his confirmation papers.
> Freida
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