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Historical Records and Studies (Volume 2, PT. 2)

Historical Records and Studies (Volume 2, PT. 2)

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901. Excerpt: … REGISTER OF THE CLERGY LABORING EST THE ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW YORK FROM EARLY MISSIONARY TIMES TO 1885. By The Most Rev. Michael Augustine Corrigan, D.D. IV. Hughes, Most Rev. John, D.D., Fourth Bishop And First Archbishop Of New York. The Most Rev. John Hughes was born at Annaloghan, County Tyrone, Ireland, on the feast of St. John the Baptist, June 24, 1797. From early youth he desired to serve God in the holy priesthood, and directed all his studies to that end. At the age of twenty he rejoined his father, who had already emigrated to this country, and soon afterwards entered Mount St. Mary’s College, Emmittsburg, Md. On Oct. 15, 1826, he was ordained priest by Bishop Conwell, in St. Joseph’s Church, Philadelphia. His first appointment, which lasted only a few weeks, was that of locum tenens for the Rev. Thomas Hey den, of Bedford, Pa. In January, 1827, he was recalled to St. Joseph’s, Philadelphia, and in April of that year was named pastor of St. Mary’s, in succession to the celebrated Father Harold. He soon returned to St. Joseph’s, and afterwards built and became pastor of St. John’s Church, Thirteenth Street above Chestnut, which was then considered one of the finest in the United States. During this period he also founded St. John’s Orphan Asylum, which is still extant and flourishing, with 468 boys as its wards. During the same period he carried on a controversy with Rev. Dr. Breckinridge, of the Presbyterian Church, a controversy which attracted universal attention to Father Hughes and added fresh laurels to his alreadywell-known and honored name. On January 7, 1838, Dr. Hughes was consecrated Bishop of Basilopolis and Coadjutor of ISTew York, by his old friend and college president, Bishop Dubois, assisted by Bishops Fenwick, of Boston, and Kenri…

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The pioneers of Massachusetts, a descriptive list, drawn from records of the colonies, towns and churches and other contemporaneous documents

The pioneers of Massachusetts, a descriptive list, drawn from records of the colonies, towns and churches and other contemporaneous documents

The pioneers of Massachusetts, a descriptive list, drawn from records of the colonies, towns and churches and other contemporaneous documents. 582 Pages.

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Vital Records Index North America

Vital Records Index North America

  • Census Index Records for 1631 – 1888

North America is part of a series of resource files on compact disc distributed by the Church for home use. This index, on 7 compact discs, consists of more than 4.6 million names transcribed from church and vital records collected as part of the Church’s extraction program. The index contains records of births, christenings, and marriages that occurred in the United States and Canada from 1631 to 1888. The amount of information available varies greatly by time period and locality.

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Why are old Irish church records so hard to come by?

Question by : Why are old Irish church records so hard to come by?
Like it seems there are all these old French Canadian records, German records, English records, and others, but there are like no online Irish church or county records from a few hundred years ago it seems.

Did they get destroyed? Or are they just not indexed? Or did they never even make any records in the first place?

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Answer by irishgirl2014
probably got drunk and lost them
haha sorry i couldnt resist 🙂

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**REPRINT** Constant, Silas, 1750-1825. The journal of the Reverend Silas Constant, pastor of the Presbyterian church at Yorktown, New York; with some of the records of the church and a list of his marriages, 1784-1825, together with notes on the Nelson, Van Cort**REPRINT**

**REPRINT** Constant, Silas, 1750-1825. The journal of the Reverend Silas Constant, pastor of the Presbyterian church at Yorktown, New York; with some of the records of the church and a list of his marriages, 1784-1825, together with notes on the Nelson, Van Cort**REPRINT**

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Records of the First Baptist Church of Dover, Dutchess County, N. Y

Records of the First Baptist Church of Dover, Dutchess County, N. Y

This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR’d book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

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How do I find out if a church still exists so I can search its records?

Question by Intrigante: How do I find out if a church still exists so I can search its records?
I found a baptism document in the closet that is dated 1893. The church was St. Johannes Evangelical Lutheran in Brooklyn, NY.

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Answer by Pearl
You could call the Chamber of Commerce in Brooklyn and ask them if it is still there.

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The Manifesto Church: Records of the Church in Brattle Square, Boston, with Lists of Communicants, Baptisms, Marriages and Funerals, 1699-1872

The Manifesto Church: Records of the Church in Brattle Square, Boston, with Lists of Communicants, Baptisms, Marriages and Funerals, 1699-1872

This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR’d book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

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The journal of the Reverend Silas Constant, pastor of the Presbyterian church at Yorktown, New York; with some of the records of the church and a list … Van Cortlandt, Warren, and some other fa

The journal of the Reverend Silas Constant, pastor of the Presbyterian church at Yorktown, New York; with some of the records of the church and a list … Van Cortlandt, Warren, and some other fa

This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR’d book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

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