iginal cost, was re-opened for worship on Nov. 15 1857.
See Church Manual.
The original members of the church were Rev. Thaddeus Fiske, D. D., Miles Gardner, Jonathan Teel, Thomas Teel, Edwin R. Walker, Luke Wyman, John Williams, Luke Wyman, Jr., James Wyman, Mrs. Lucy Fiske, Mrs. Lydia Teel, Mrs. Lydia T. Richardson, Mrs. Adeline W. Dodge, Miss Susan F. Teel, Miss Lydia T. Gardner, Miss Almira Gardner, Mrs. Lydia Gardner, Mrs. Mary Frost, Miss Anna Bradshaw, Mrs. Ellen Bartlett, Mrs. Rebecca Williams, Miss Lucy Davis, Mrs. E. C. Proctor, Miss Catherine H. Pollard [Mrs. Symmes], Mrs. Mary Brown, Mrs. Frances A. Thompson, Mrs. Mary Ann Wyman, Mrs. Rebecca A. Drury, Mrs. Amy Locke, Mrs. Eliza Osborn, Mrs. Electa B. Hill, Mrs. Ruthy Wyman, Mrs. H. M. Bemis. 33.
The ministers of this Society have been:—
Francis Horton, installed May 17, 1843; dismissed March 29, 1854. Daniel R. Cady, installed Feb. 14, 1856; dismissed July 1, 1877.
J. Lewis Merrill, present minister, instal
. 27 Sept. 1781.
Mary, of Charlestown, m. Elias Richardson, of Camb., 15 May, 1788.
Benjamin, of Chas., m. Rebecca Cutter, of W. Camb., 5 Feb. 1817.
See Cutter (par.
44); Paige, 583; Wyman, 787, 790, 791, 792.
Ray, Edwin C., of Camb., m. Harriet W. Prentiss, of W. Camb. 19 July, 1837.
The late Jefferson Cutter, a native of Menotomy, now Arlington, contributed the following regarding the Putnam family, from records in possession of Miss Susan Putnam, Danvers, Mass.
Raymond. Rebecca Williams (Sudbury, at Daniel Rat-Mond's), d. 31 July, 1771.
See Wyman, 800.
read and Reed.
See Paige, 638-9.
Seth, had w. Lydia, who was adm. Pct.
ch. at organization, 9 Sept. 1789.
Seth was adm. same ch. 6 Sept. 1741.
His w. was Lydia Cutter—see Cutter (par.
3). Had Samuel, d. 13 June, 1749, a. 16 yrs.; Seth, d. 26 June, 1749, a. 14 yrs; Thomas; Susanna, b.(1739), bap. 9 Dec. 1739, d. 25 June, 1749, a. 10 yrs.; Daniel, b. 10, bap. 25 Apr. 1742; Lydia, b. 18, bap. 23 June, 1745, m. (sh