Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends

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Denominational Profile

History

 

Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (1813)

renamed toEvangelical Friends Church, Eastern Division

Membership Data

Year Clergy Churches Members
1942 - 62 5,140
1944 - 70 5,175
1947 - 76 5,534
1950 164 82 5,916
1951 163 88 5,987
1952 158 81 6,042
1953 164 83 6,067
1954 173 84 6,275
1955 172 85 6,454
1956 150 88 6,711
1957 176 90 6,523
1958 182 91 6,523
1959 167 90 6,569
1961 172 92 6,721
1962 186 89 6,784
1963 150 90 6,784
1965 157 87 7,059
1967 176 90 7,324
1969 167 83 7,429
1970 168 83 7,632

Data were taken from the National Council of Churches' Historic Archive CD and recent editions of the Yearbook of American and Canadian Churches. Denomination descriptions provided by Dr. J. Gordon Melton, Director, Institute for the Study of American Religion (ISAR). [More information on data sources]