THE CHRONICLE

Journal of the Historical Society of the

Susquehanna Conference of the

United Methodist Church

 

Milton W. Loyer editor

 

 

 

Volume XXV spring 2014

 

 

                                                         Editor's Preface……………………………………………………………………..2

Journal of William Colbert
for the Northumberland, Wyoming and Tioga Circuits of Early Methodism

                             Introduction. The Man and His Journal……...……………………………...….….3

                                                         Chapter 1. 1792-93 (first part): Northumberland Circuit………………………….6

                                                         Chapter 2. 1792-93 (last part): Tioga Circuit…………………………….……   30

                                                         Chapter 3. 1793-94 (first part): Wyoming Circuit…………………………….….60

                                                         Chapter 4. 1793-94 (second part): Northumberland Circuit……………………..68

                                                                 Chapter 5. 1793-94 (third part): Tioga Circuit………………………………...…88

                                                                 Chapter 6. 1797: Travel Interlude…………………...………………………..…..98

                                                         Chapter 7. 1798-99: Wyoming Circuit……………………………….……....….108

                                                         Chapter 8. 1802-03: Albany District (Tioga Circuit portions)………..…….…..121

                                                         Chapter 9. 1803-04: Genesee District (Tioga Circuit portions) …………….….124

                                                         Surname Index…………………………………………………………….….….133

                                                         Appendix A. The Wyoming Valley: Relevant Historical Background …….…..147

                                                         Appendix B. William Colbert and His Descendants: A Brief Family History….154

                                                         Editor’s Epilogue…………………………………………………………...……162