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Gooch, John O. A History of Bethel United Methodist Church, 1858-1975. n.p., 1975. R 977.865 G645H

Personal name index
 
Last Name First Name Page Photo Notes
  Albertha 29    
  Alvin 29, 33    
  Corinne 30, 33    
  Jim 28   Brother of Mrs T C McRaven
  Paul 29, 31   Brother of Mrs T C McRaven
[McRaven] Mac 27, 28, 29, 30, 33, 34, 35    
a' Kempis Thomas M 27    
Aldrich Irvin 30    
Alexander W, Rev 5, 52   Pastor 1861--1863 (occasionally) Meramec Circuit
Allen Jude R C 54    
Alt John 54    
Andrew Alexander 54    
Arnott Mrs 55    
Ashbrook Blanche 53    
Ashbrook Harry H 53    
Ashbrook Julia 53    
Ashbrook L Letcher 53    
Ashbrook Levi L 53    
Ashbrook Levi L, Mrs 53    
Ashbrook Nenie 53    
Ashbrook Walter L 53    
Athey Bertha 29    
Athey Carrie, Mrs 14    
Athey Helen 26, 29    
Athey Ray 29    
Athey Ruth 26    
Atwell Harry 17    
Atwell I P 53    
Atwell J 55    
Atwell Lesley 17    
Atwell William 49    
Austin Richard 13   former slave owned by Mr Frazier
Bacon Family 3    
Bacon William 53, 54    
Bader Family 28    
Bailey   55    
Baker Levin, Mrs 55    
Ball James Jr 54    
Ball James Sr 54    
Barker Miss 28    
Bartold J Oliver 43    
Bates Henry E 53    
Baum J, Miss 55    
Beck William 54    
Beckman   54    
Berry Edward 54    
Blacketer William R 54    
Blinn E T, Mrs 7    
Bogy Lewis V 54    
Bohning Carl 39, 42    
Bonine James 55    
Bopp Sebastian 55    
Breckenridge George 55    
Brendle Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Brockman Clara 55    
Brockman Family 3    
Brockman James 54    
Brooks John 54    
Browing Wesley J, Rev 3   First Pastor Meramec Circuit 1858--
Brown Family 4    
Brown Henrietta 53    
Brown James 4    
Brown James S 53    
Brown John 3    
Brown John T 53    
Brown John T, Mrs 53    
Brown John, Mrs 55    
Brown Joseph 53    
Brown Peter M 8, 53, 54, 55    
Browning Wesley J, Rev 4, 5, 52   Pastor 1858--1960
Buchanan James 1   President of the United States
Buckhardt Frederick 53    
Bumberry Joseph 55    
Burton Robert, Mrs 50    
Busch Charles J 53    
Calvin John W 54    
Carpenter R C, Mrs 17    
Carpenter R C, Rev 18, 19, 52   Pastor 1920--1923
Carpenter Rev 18, 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Carr Alferd 53    
Chick T H 54    
Chiles Mrs 55    
Clay Oliver 17    
Clayton William D 54    
Coleman Norman J 54    
Collins F J 53    
Collins Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Colman R G 54    
Compton W F, Brother 3, 5, 52   Pastor 1863, Meramec Circuit
Connell Mrs 25, 26    
Connell R, Mrs 17    
Coolidge Calvin 21   President of the United States
Corless Cornelius 53    
Corless Family 25    
Corless Russell 16    
Corless Sarah 53    
Courtney Ann M 7    
Craig O C, Rev 14, 18, 52   Pastor 1912--1914
Crosby Fanny 27    
Cummings Andrew 55    
Cuppels Samuel 54    
Davis John H 53    
Dean Dr 17    
Dean V, Mrs 17    
Defoe L C, Jr 54    
Defoe Levi, Sr 53    
Deutschmann George 39    
Dohn C J, Rev 52   Pastor 1911--1912
Donyes Ludwig 54    
Donyes Martin 54    
Dosenbach E L 55    
Doss John W 53    
Douglas Stephen A, Senator 1    
Dozier Family 3    
Dreinhoffer Charles 54    
Dreinhoffer H 55    
Dupree Arthur 42    
Eatherton Alexander 54    
Eatherton George 53, 55    
Eatherton I R 53    
Eatherton John B 53, 55    
Eatherton R 55    
Eatherton Spencer 17    
Eatherton Willard 17    
Eddlemon Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Edwards Justin 53    
Eisenhower Dwight 41, 46   President of the United States
England Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Eoff Paul 43    
Eoff Susan 55    
Essen Hugo 37, 39, 59 59  
Essen Victor 38, 39    
Farris Granville 53    
Fauulkner Family 3    
Fick Frank C 17    
Ficke Herman 53    
Fink Jacob 54    
Finney T M, Rev Dr 3, 52   Pastor 1866--1868
Franklin Ann, Mrs 54    
Franklin Mrs 25    
Frazier Clifford 55    
Frazier George 54    
Frazier George Linn 55    
Frazier Gertrude 55    
Frazier J S, Rev 8    
Frazier Joel R 8, 53, 553    
Frazier Joel R, Mrs 53    
Frazier John S, Rev 52   Pastor 1872--1874
Frazier Kate, Mrs 55    
Frazier Mr 13   slave owner
Frazier Russell Tippet 55    
Fridley Edith 25, 27, 32, 34   (Grauer)
Fridley Family 25    
Fridley Isaac 54    
Fridley J W 21, 49    
Fridley Marvin 21    
Fridley Mr 16, 18    
Fridley Raymond 31    
Fridley Roy 28, 31    
Funk Mildred, Mrs 3, 38    
Funk Sharon 3    
Gaehle Albert 17    
Gaehle Fredrick 54    
Gaehle Gertrude 42    
Gaehle Irene 28, 29, 30    
Gaehle Tip 34    
Garnett G W 9    
Garrison Sharon, Mrs 50    
George R C, Rev 32, 33, 52   Pastor 1940--1943
Gillham S S 53    
Givens James 9    
Glaser Joseph 54    
Godbey J E, Dr 3, 5, 6, 8, 11, 52   Pastor 1863--1864, Pastor Asbury Church, St. Louis, Fifth Pastor Meramec Circuit
Godbey John Emory 4    
Gooch John O, Rev iii, 52   Pastor 1973--
Gordon J M, Rev 52   Pastor 1914--1916
Grant Ulysses S 10   President of the United States
Grauer Edith 19    
Grauer Edith, Mrs iii, 16    
Grauer Everett 42, 43    
Grauer Everett, Mrs 43    
Graves Family 3    
Greene C L, Rev 52   Pastor 1916--1918
Gruben Ed 17    
Gudermuth John 54    
Gudermuth Powell 53    
Guhne Gustav 53    
Haag William 54    
Haehne Melvin 30    
Hairston Irene, Mrs iii    
Halkaway T T 54    
Hall James H, Dr 54    
Hanning Simon 53    
Hardt C T 53    
Harmon Wesley J M, Rev 52   Pastor 1957--1961
Harper W K, Rev 48, 52   Pastor 1961--1966
Harris William 53    
Harrison William H 53    
Hartmann George 54    
Hartmann William 54    
Harvey B B, Mrs 38    
Harvey B B, Rev 33, 34, 35, 38, 39, 42, 43, 52   Pastor 1948--1953
Hauchin Family 3    
Hauhart Cecilia Shields, Mrs 13    
Hauser Keith, Rev 33, 39, 52   Pastor 1944--1946
Headrick Mrs 27    
Headrick S C, Rev 27, 31, 32, 39, 52   Pastor 1934--1938
Heimann Ernest 54    
Heltzel David 8, 10    
Heltzel M D 55    
Heltzell D S 53    
Heltzell D S, Mrs 53, 55    
Hencken Frederick 55    
Hencken Henry 54    
Hencken Peter 54    
Heneman   54    
Hewitt C D, Rev 52   Pastor 1923--1925
Hicks Irl R, Mrs 55    
Hicks Irl R, Rev 5, 12, 52, 55   Pastor 1875--1879 (Meramec Circuit)
Higgins George W 55    
Hill Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Hillebrand Charles 55    
Hillebrand Charles H 11    
Hillebrand E, Mrs 17    
Hirt H P 54    
Hiss Alger 37    
Hockensmith J S 54    
Hohmann Mrs 25    
Hollaway Mrs 53    
Holley William 54    
Holloway William S 6    
Holms George S 53    
Homann William 54    
Homes J A 55    
Hoppenburg Gustave 54    
Horneker George 54    
Howard Mr 54    
Howell John F 53    
Howell Rodolphis 53    
Humphreys Edward 54    
Isbell Hugh, Rev 39, 52   Pastor 1925--1927
Jaeger Elsie, Miss iii    
Johnson [Lyndon] 46   President of the United States
Johnson J W, Rev 52   Pastor 1879--
Johnson Janes  54    
Johnson William 17    
Jones Judge 54    
Kaes Philip 53    
Kaine Charles 54    
Kamler Alexander 54    
Kellar Nicholas 55    
Keller Jacob 54    
Kelly J C 55    
Kelly John C 53    
Kelpe Henry 53    
Kennedy James W, Rev 48, 52   Pastor 1966--1973
Kennedy John F 46   President of the United States
Kennedy Robert, Senator 46    
Kern David 54    
Kern J H, Rev 39, 52   Pastor 1927--1929
Kern John 17    
Kern John, Mrs 38, 39    
Kesselring Fred 43    
Kesselring Marie, Mrs iii    
Kessler Louis 53, 55    
King Edward 54    
King Henry 54    
King John 54    
King Martin Luther [Jr] 46    
King Robert 55    
King Samuel 55    
Klump Martin 54    
Knappmeier Fred 17    
Kraus John 53    
Kreienkamp Herman 54    
Kroenung Casper 43    
Kruschev [Nikita] 46    
Lee Robert E 3    
Leftwich Wm F, Dr 8    
Lehman   54    
Lehwald Herman A, Rev 31, 33, 34, 39, 52, 43   Pastor 1943--1944, 1946--1948
Leiweke Arthur 30    
Letcher Giles C 53    
Letcher John 8, 10, 53, 55    
Letcher John, Mrs 53, 55    
Letcher Julia 53    
Lewis Caswell 55    
Lewis Family 4    
Lewis John B 53    
Lewis L M 53    
Lewis M D 9    
Lewis M D 54    
Lewis Philander P 8, 53, 54    
Lewis Rufus A 53, 55    
Lincoln [Abraham] 1   President of the United States
Link George N 53    
Lispen Family 3    
Locker Bauldin 7    
Locker Lucky 7    
Locker R B 55    
Long G 54    
Long J W 54    
Longenheather   54    
Longstreth C, Mrs 42    
Luccock Halford 50    
Markley Nichol, Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Marshel Christian 55    
Mason Lizzie 55    
Mason Thomas 54    
McAnally Rev Dr 11    
McCarthy Joseph, Senator 37    
McCullough James 53    
McElhinny Andrew 55    
McGinnis Frank C 54    
McLoon Lillie, Mrs 14, 21    
McLoon Mr 49    
McLoon Mrs 15, 16, 17, 18, 25    
McNamee Mrs, Sr 53    
McQuiban Mrs 17    
McRaven Mrs 39    
McRaven T C 42   [Mac]
McRaven T C, Mrs 25    
Meyers Charles 54    
Miller Corinne 28    
Molz Charles 54    
Monroe Mamie, Mrs 37    
Mottert John 42    
Muckensturm Leopold 53    
Mueller Charles 55    
Mueller Herman 55    
Mueller Katie 25   (Wright)
Murphy Andrew 54    
Murphy George T 54    
Nixon Richard 37, 46   President of the United States
Oliver John 53, 55    
Oliver John, Mrs 55    
Orr Margaret 7    
Orr Robert 55    
Orr Thomas 54, 55    
Orr William 17, 54, 55    
Ossenschmit William 54    
Overbeck   55    
Parker Hugh 7    
Parker Hugh, Mrs 7    
Parkhurst Dr 54    
Paschall W H, Rev 52   Pastor 1910--1911
Pauls Ferdinand 54    
Payne E G 54    
Peck Major 11    
Pendleton Winston 43    
Pillman Family 3    
Pillman Fred 54    
Pillman Henry 54    
Poertner August 25    
Poertner August, Mrs 25    
Poertner John 43    
Poertner William 54, 55    
Popp Henry 53    
Presley Elvis 41    
Pugh Croline 7    
Pugh Richard 53    
Pugh Samuel 53    
Radforth A T 53    
Rainwater Charles C 54    
Rathbun Hubert 42    
Reed Lillie, Mrs 55    
Rettker Frederick 53    
Rhea Allen 55    
Rice Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Robinson Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Rosenbaum C W 54    
Rouie Francis 53    
Saferite Edwin R, Rev 36, 44, 52   Pastor 1955--1957, Ed
Sandford John 53    
Sappington Cynthia 55    
Sappington G W 7    
Sappington George 53, 55    
Sappington J W 7    
Sappington James 55    
Sappington Joseph 53, 55    
Sappington Mrs, Sr 53    
Sappington Sinthia 7    
Schakel Henry 53    
Schelp F 53    
Schindler Connie 32   Conrad
Schindler Conrad 32   Connie
Schmidt Henry 54    
Schoenfeld Karl F, II 48    
Schrader Harry 24    
Schueller Charles 55    
Schulze Frederick 53    
Schweitzer John E, Rev 35, 36, 42, 44, 52   Pastor 1957--1955 (Jack)
Schweizer Jean, Mrs 35   Mrs Jack
Scott Dred 1    
Sheffield Marvin 54    
Shepard Samuel 54    
Shields James 53    
Shotwell Kenneth 53, 55    
Showmaker Harry A, Rev 26, 27, 39, 52   Pastor 1929--1934
Shreiner Jacob 54    
Slater A, Rev 52   Pastor 1874--1852
Slicer Chris 54    
Smith G Pitman 53, 54    
Sontag John A 54    
Springer J A W, Rev 5, 52   Pastor 1860--1861 (Meramec Circuit)
St Clair John H, Rev 52   Pastor 1870--1872
Starkey Dr 43    
Starkey L M, Mrs 38    
Starkey L M, Rev 38    
Steele George K 53    
Steines Alvin 6, 28, 30    
Steines Frederich 54    
Steines Herbert 17    
Steines Marvin 30    
Stevens R G 53    
Stewart Charles 55    
Stewart Samuel 53    
Stock Emma 53    
Stone Thomas J 55    
Stossberg William 53    
Stoy F M 53    
Strecker Evelyn 36    
Strecker Henry iii, 41    
Strothkamp Louis 53    
Stuart Sam 55    
Sutton A 54   (Glacier)
Sutton Henry L 54    
Tally Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Taylor Richard 53, 55    
Thomas Emil, Sheriff 54    
Thomas Mr 54    
Thomas Mrs 54    
Thomas Thomas 53    
Tinnell Rev 52   Pastor ?--1910
Tippett Family 4    
Tippett P L, Mrs 3   [Philip, Mrs]
Tippett Philip 4, 6, 7, 8    
Tippett Priscilla 7    
Toeiechn Fred 54    
Toelle Jane 53    
Trog George 55    
Trower Samuel G 53    
Truman Harry 37   President of the United States
Tucker Frank C 2    
Turner Mr 10    
Tyler Family 3    
Upton Rev 52   Pastor (After 1879 Before 1910)
Villman H 54    
Von Gruben August 53    
Votaw L D 53    
Votaw W A 53    
Walcott David B 54, 55    
Walker Katherine 54    
Wallenstein Henry 53    
Walsh James 14    
Walsh James, Mrs 14    
Wardenburg Adam 54    
Wardenburg Richard 54    
Ware W N, Rev 32, 39, 52   Pastor 1938--1940
Warfield Daniel S 6, 9, 54, 55    
Warfield Daniel, Mrs 17    
Warfield Fannie 55    
Warfield John 55    
Warfield Margaret, Mrs 6   Mrs Daniel S
Warfield Nannie 55    
Warner Thomas 54    
Watkins E D Jr, Rev 35, 36, 43, 52   Pastor 1953, Ed
Watso Marshal John 54    
Watts H N, Rev 52   Pastor 1868--1869
Weber H S 55    
Wells Erastus 54    
Wetterer Frank C 53    
Wetterer Joseph 53    
Wetzel George 54    
Wheary Rev 52   Pastor 1918--1920
Whitsett I C 53    
Willey Bennie 17    
Williams William, Rev 5, 52   Pastor 1864--1866 (Meramec Circuit)
Winn William 53    
Wirtz Thomas 54    
Wood John L, Rev 48    
Woods S R, Dr 54, 55    
Woody Florence, Mrs 53    
Woody John D 55    
Wright Amelia, Mrs 3    
Wright Family 25    
Wright J T 17    
Wright J Thomas 20    
Wright James 2, 3    
Wright Lester 21, 29, 31, 42    
Wright M, Mrs 17    
Wright Raymond 49    
Wright T M 53    
Wright T M, Mrs 54    
Wright Thomas M 8    
Wright Tom 25    
Wright Tom, Mrs 27    
Wulf F, Mrs 54    
Wulf Fred 54    
Zimmerman   54    

Photos of buildings and groups

Subject Page
Bethel Church, 1858--1967 56
Bethel Church, 1867--1875 56
Bethel Church, circa 1875 57
Chancel, decorated for the 75th Anniversary Celebration 58
Bethel, 1950 58
Breaking Ground for the New Education Building, 1963 59
"Surely God Is In This Place" 59

 

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