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Subject: [BRE] James Glotfelty
Date: Tue, 5 Aug 2003 13:49:20 EDT


In a message dated 8/4/2003 11:52:35 AM Mountain Daylight Time,
writes:

> Fillmore -- In the Libertyville church Jefferson Co., Iowa, Dec. 9, 1889,
> John H. Fillmore, aged 69 years, 3 months and 24 days. Deceased was born
> in Rochester, N. Y. Aug. 16, 1820. He was united in marriage to Sarah
> Hyatt, July 3, 1849, united with the Church of the Brethren about 1850 and
> was called to the ministry in 1856. He labored zealously for the cause of
> his Master for about thirty-three years. Nov. l5 he preached his last
> sermon from the text "If I be lifted up from the earth I will draw all men
> unto me." It can be said of him that he gave up all for the cause of his
> Master, as he spent his life laboring for the church. While he left none
> of this world's goods, we believe he had much treasure laid up in heaven,
> where he has gone to enjoy it. May all imitate his zeal, and practice the
> wise admonitions he gave while with us. Funeral discourse by Bro. Abram
> Wolf from 2 Tim 4; 6-8. James Glotfelty.

Do you have anything more on the above James Glotfelty? I believe this to be
James born 1834, son of Jacob and Eliza Green Glotfelty.

Thanks!

Don & Jeanine Hartman
FamilyHart
http://midatlantic.rootsweb.com/familyhart/

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