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Rev John Stough page 7

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"In 1792 the Rev. John Stough was sent out as a catechist. In May, 1793 he was licensed to preach by the Lutheran Synod in the city of Philadelphia. In the same year he organized the church known since as 'The Dutch Church', because the sermons were delivered in that language (German). In 1846 the old log house was replaced by a brick house, the one in use at present (1882). The congregation are about remodelling or erecting a new house. Upon the grounds attached Rev. W. C. Wilson and the church council succeeded in having a cemetery chartered, but not without great opposition. During the time in which the


Felix G. Robinson

Rev. and Mrs. J. C. Breuninger at the grave of Rev. and Mrs. John Stough (his second wife) at Shelby, Ohio, Oct. 16, 1957. Courtesy, A. Vernon Regehr, Inman, Kansas.


Collection Location:
Ruth Enlow Library, Oakland

Original Size:
22 x 15 cms

Maryland, History

Western Maryland, 1750-1963

Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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