Presbyterians of the Past

Archive

Manners, Sitting in Company

The following comments have been gleaned from a Presbyterian of the past who was responding to what he believed was discourteous and ill mannered seminary student behavior in his day. He offers observations and...

Francis Herron, 1774–1860

Francis was born on June 28, 1774, the son of David Herron and his wife whose name was possibly Mary. David was a ruling elder in the Middle Spring Church. The family lived about three miles northwest of the church on...

John Witherspoon, 1791-1853

John was born in 1791 at Pembroke across the Trent River from Tryon Palace in New Bern, North Carolina, to David and Mary (Jones) Witherspoon. The infant’s parents and their ancestors may constitute a genealogy for the...

Sermon, William H. Green, Romans 1:15-16

The following untitled sermon was delivered by Professor William Henry Green (1825-1900) of Princeton Theological Seminary at eight in the evening of April 3, 1881 in the West Spruce Street (Tenth) Presbyterian Church...