Northumberland County

 

These are the postcards related to United Methodism in Northumberland County PA that are in the postcard collection at the archives of the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church. The Susquehanna Conference covers 32 counties in central and northeast Pennsylvania. The archives of the Susquehanna Conference are located at Lycoming College in Williamsport PA.

 

United Methodism includes the following denominations, abbreviated as shown.

EA Evangelical Association

EUB Evangelical United Brethren Church

EV Evangelical Church

MC Methodist Church

ME Methodist Episcopal Church

MES Methodist Episcopal Church, South

MP Methodist Protestant Church

UB United Brethren Church

UE United Evangelical Church

UM United Methodist Church

 

1922: The EA and UE denominations united to form the EV denomination.

1939: The ME and MES and MP denominations united to form the MC denomination.

1946: The UB and EV denominations united to form the EUB denomination.

1968: The EUB and MC denominations united to form the UM denomination.

 

In addition, United Methodism produced the following separate denominations, created by congregations that left one of the above denominations. Relevant postcards from these denominations are included in the collection.

EC Evangelical Congregational Church, left the UE in 1922

ECNA Evangelical Church of North America [now the Evangelical Church], left the EUB in 1968

UBOC United Brethren Old Constitution Church, left the UB in 1889

UC United Christian Church, left the UB in 1869


 


 

Dewart EUB

 

This building is now Dewart UM Church.

 

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Herndon EV camp meeting

 

This site is now associated with the Evangelical Congregational Church.

 

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Irish Valley ME

 

This building is now in the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference.

 

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Milton EV

 

This congregation, now St. Andrews UM Church, relocated.

 

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Milton First EV view #1

 

This building is now St. Andrews UM Church.

 

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Milton First EV view #2

 

This building is now St. Andrews UM Church.

 

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Milton ME view #1

 

This building is now Bethany UM Church.

 

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Milton ME view #2

 

This building is now Bethany UM Church.

 

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Milton ME view #3

 

This building is now Bethany UM Church.

 



Northumberland ME old church and parsonage

 

The church building was replaced.

The parsonage still stands.

 

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Northumberland ME view #1

 

This building is now Christ UM Church.

 

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Northumberland ME view #2

 

This building is now Christ UM Church.

 

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Northumberland ME view #3

 

This building is now Christ UM Church.

 

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Snydertown ME

 

This building no longer exists.

 

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Sunbury Catawissa Avenue ME church and parsonage

 

The church building is now Catawissa Avenue UM Church.

The parsonage no longer stands.

 

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Sunbury First EV first building

 

This congregation relocated.

 

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Sunbury First EV second building

 

This building has been sold.

 

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Sunbury St. Johns ME 1870 church view #1

 

The congregation relocated. This building still stands, but it has been sold.

 

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Sunbury St. Johns ME 1870 church view #2

 

The congregation relocated. This building still stands, but it has been sold.

 

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Sunbury St. John ME 1870 church interior

 

The congregation relocated. This building still stands, but it has been sold.

 

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Sunbury St. Johns ME 1918 church view #1

 

This building is now St. Johns UM Church.

 

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Sunbury St. John ME 1918 church view #2

 

This building is now St. Johns UM Church.

 

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Sunbury Second UE

 

This building is now an Evangelical Congregational Church.

 

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Sunbury UB

 

This building is now Otterbein UM Church.

 

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Watsontown ME

 

This building is now Watsontown UM Church.

 

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