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Certification of the transfer of the Rev. I.N. [McElvey] and a testimonial as to his blameless record.
letter, McIlvaine, McElvey, Diocese of Pennsylvania
McIlvaine, Charles Petit, "Letter to the Ecclesiastical Authority of the Diocese of Pennsylvania" (1867). Charles Pettit McIlvaine Letters. 219.
[Accepted] [July] 10.
Diocese of Ohio
July 6, /67
To the Ecclesiastical Authority of the Diocese of Pennsylvania
I hereby certify that the Rev. I. N. [McElvey], whom you have requested me to transfer to your Diocese is a [?], in regular standing in the Diocese & so far as I know & believe has not for three years last past been justly liable to [?] report for error in religion or [?] of life.
Charles P. McIlvaine
Bishop of the D. of Ohio