Duck River (and Kindred) Association of Baptists

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Denominational Profile

History

Elk River Association

split into  Duck River (and Kindred) Association of Baptists (1825)

 

The Duck River (and Kindred) Association of Baptists was founded in 1825 when it split from the Elk River Baptist Association in Tennessee.

Membership Data

Year Clergy Churches Members
1935 104 113 9,245
1936 - 91 7,951
1937 - 110 8,788
1951 144 100 9,862
1952 151 326 9,720
1959 37 28 3,139
1961 37 28 3,141
1962 - 27 3,201
1966 152 79 8,316
1967 97 69 6,841
1968 128 81 8,492
1972 - 86 8,909
1975 148 85 8,632

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]