Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Jesse Weimar Siler papers, 1901-1909



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Siler, Jesse Weimar
Title: Jesse Weimar Siler papers
Dates: 1901-1909
Abstract Jesse Weimar Siler (1863-1912) was a Presbyterian minister who served congregations in North Carolina, Texas, and New Mexico. This collection comprises three pastoral record books which contain sermons and records of marriages performed between 1901 and 1909.
Identification: 2007-009
Extent: Three volumes
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

Biographical note

Jesse Weimar Siler (1863-1912) was a Presbyterian minister who served congregations in North Carolina, Texas, and New Mexico.


Scope and Content Note

This collection comprises three pastoral record books which contain sermons and records of marriages performed between 1901 and 1909. During this period, Siler worked with congregations in and around Lavernia, Seguin and San Angelo, Texas. Most marriages listed were performed in San Angelo, Texas.

These materials were originally held at the Montreat office of the Presbyterian Historical Society. They were transferred to the Austin Seminary Archives in 2007.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Materials are available by appointment only. Contact the archivist for details.


Index Terms

Personal Names
Siler, Jesse Weimar, 1863-1912.
Organizations
Presbyterian Church--Clergy.
Subjects
Sermons, American--Texas.
Locations
San Angelo (Tex.)

Related Collections:

See the Arthur Jones Papers at the Austin Seminary Archives for correspondence between Jones and Jesse Siler and his family.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Jesse Weimar Siler papers, 1901-1906, Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary


Detailed Description of the Collection

Pastoral record books:

Box
C035 Sermons and list of marriages performed [mostly in San Angelo, Texas],1901-1909
Sermons, 1903 and undated
Sermons and outlines [also includes notes on teaching in a different hand], 1904 and undated