Excerpt from The History of the First Church and Society in Raynham: In Raynham, in Two Discourses, Delivered Jan, 1, 1832, Being Little More Than a Century Since the Church Was Constituted Dr. Fobes' ministry, as we have seen was prosperous. It was 45 years; in which time 186 persons were admitted to the communion of this church, and 304 infants and adults were baptized. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.