Manuscript Group 959, John Nelson Abeel (1769 – 1812), Dutch Reformed minister Papers, ca. 1785 – 1806
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Manuscript Group 959, John Nelson Abeel
(1769-1812), Dutch Reformed minister
Papers, ca. 1785 – 1806, 29 items
Call Number: MG 959
Sermons and sermon notes; Fourth of July oration for 1786; certificate appointing Abeel’s son Gustavus Abeel (1791-1887) pastor of the Second Protestant Reformed Dutch Church of Newark in 1849. Reverend John N. Abeel was a graduate of the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) and a student of John Witherspoon. He served as a Dutch Reformed minister in New York City from 1795 until his death.