expressive of the unity of the Friends of those
meetings in his visit to these parts.
and Rebecca Young
produced certificates to the Yearly Meeting
the same time, both from the Monthly Meet-
ing held at Coalbrookdale
, in Shropshire
, dated the 20th of Third month, 1793,
endorsed by the Yearly Meeting for Wales
, the 25th of Fourth month, 1793.
Also certificates from the Yearly Meeting of
Ministers and Elders, held in London
, the 18th,
20th, 23d and 29th of Fifth month, 1793.
The company and labors of love of these
Friends from Great Britain
, are acknowledged
to have been satisfactory to Baltimore Yearly
.* * The records of Baltimore Yearly Meeting
contain minutes, almost precisely similar to those
given above, of the appointment of the Indian Com-
, and the presence of the Friends from Great
at the time. They were partakers with them in
their exercises for the advancement of truth
and righteousness, and sympathized in all their
The first important meeting of the Indian
was held at Pipe creek, (where the
Meeting for Sufferings
of Baltimore Yearly Meet-
then frequently convened,) the 22d of the
Fifth month, 1796; ten members being present.
The meeting was opened by the expression of a