April 6th 1777 the Chh were Stayed after Divine
Service and Voted that the Minister that should
at the Lords Table next Lords Day should act as
Moderator for the Chh and be their assistant in
admitting into Said Chh the Persons here named
Viz Bethiah Dresser, Hannah Chaplin and
At a legal Meeting of the first Church of Christ
in Rowley held May the 1st 1777.
Mr. Samuel Dresser was Chosen Moderator
Voted that ye Calling Chh meetings for the futer shall
be as follows Viz on the request of three
or more of the Brethren of the Chh to
the Clerk of Said Chh Signifying what the
meeting is for, he is to notify the Chh
to meet leting them know what the
meeting is for.
Voted that this meeting be adjourned to the
Seventh of may Instant in order to determine
Who is the Clerk of Said Chh, being Sum
dispute among the Breathern what tearm
Capt Scott as Chosen to Serve as Clerk
of Said Chh.
Meet by adjournment May 7th 1777.
Voted that Decn Thomas Mighill be continued
Clerk of Said Chh then the meeting was
desolved. Thomas Mighill Clerk
Novr 1777 at a meeting of the Chh Capt John
Pearson was Chosen Moderator.
By a vote the Chh made Choice of
Decon Thomas Mighill and Dean Jewet to ride
to Eunice Duty and informe her that
they have hered that she lives in the Sin
of fornication and desire her in the name
of the Chh to write to the Chh and inform
them how it is with her
 Entries are again in the hand of Thomas Mighill.