Old Shakertown and the Shakers

a brief history of the rise of the United Society of Believers in Christ"s Second Coming, the establishment of the Pleasant Hill colony, their beliefs, customs and pathetic end by Daniel Mac-Hir Hutton

Publisher: Harrodsburg Herald Press in Harrodsburg, Ky

Written in English
Published: Pages: 72 Downloads: 452
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  • Shakers,
  • Pleasant Hill (Ky.) -- History

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Statementby Daniel Mac-Hir Hutton
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15245941M

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[Daniel Mac-Hir Hutton]. The last Shaker, Sister Mary Settles died in The land, buildings and furnishings passed into private hands, and Pleasant Hill became a small country town called “Shakertown.” Ina private nonprofit organization, Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, was founded to restore the historic property.

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The actual name of the sect was The United Society of Believers in Christ’s Second Appearing, but they became known as Shakers due to the energetic dancing included in their worship services. On January 1,with eleven Shaker communities already established in New York and New England, three Shaker missionaries, John Meacham, Benjamin Seth Youngs (older brother of Isaac N.

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