I know this is asking the impossible, or the nearly impossible. We need to answer the following questions:
What was William I. Mann doing between June 1879 and September 1881?
We know that B. W. Keith preached fairly regularly between the same dates. Can we uncover where? Do we know what his message was?
believers were a mixed bunch. We can say with certainty that it was composed of
Christadelphian, One Faith (ie: Restitution readers), and Pennsylvania ’s
adherents. Can we uncover more detail? Watch Tower
Can we find more detail about A. D. Jones’ preaching between 1878 and September 1882?
A “J. L. F.” from
wrote a poem which was published in the October 1879 issue of Montrose, Pennsylvania ’s
Can we put a name to these initials? Watch Tower
J. S. Lawver exhibited at the Centennial Fair in 1876. It is highly likely that he met Russell then. Can we either prove or disprove that?
Daniel Lathrop’s second wife was Sally M. Sherwood. (See the partial chapter below). Was Sally Sherwood related to Thomas Sherwood (see vol 1’s bio of Avis Hamlin)?