any thing to the contrary in these articles notwith¬
(signed) FRANCIS JACOBS.
THOMAS x SIPKINS.
GEORGE E. MOORE.
PETER x WILLIAMS.
Having given a copy of our Incorporation, and of the Ar¬
ticles of Agreement between us and the General Confer*
ence of the Methodist Episcopal Church in America, by
which rules and regulations our Zion Church was govern¬
ed from that time down to the year 1820, it may be ne¬
cessary to state just here, that the lot of ground which
was purchased by our brother, Thomas Miller, according to
appointment, being found an unfit place to build the
Church upon, (and the aforementioned two lots of ground
having been obtained, which the Trustees accepted and
agreed upon to be the place whereon to build the contem¬
plated house of worship) it was left on his hands—
and the aforesaid eighty dollars, which was paid on ac-