Munroe Falls Historical Society Newsletter

Article #:16
Volume/Issue: 2 / 11
Date: 1998-12-01
Title: Archival materials reveal hardships of portage county
Author: Lown, Marilyn
Subject: Nineteenth century preachers
Annotation:
Research taken from the Hiram College Archives about itinerant preachers in the Western Reserve. The life of a nineteenth century preacher was difficult, with long separations from family, sickness, fatigue, and difficult journeys on foot and horseback. William Hayden, Amasa Clark, and Francis M. Green are the preachers discussed. Francis M. Green is Frank Green, author, historian, and former sexton of Stow Cemetery. Information on Green and churches in Stow.


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