Christ Anglican Church

Wainfleet, Ont.
Full Location: 

Christ Church
19M70 Church Street
Wainfleet, L0S 1V0

Christ Church, Wainfleet
P.O. Box 31
Wainfleet, Ontario L0S 1V0
Phone: 905.899.0209

Fonds - Brief Description: 

Christ Anglican Church (Wainfleet, Ont.) fonds. -- 1902-2003. -- 18 cm of textual records.

Mission services were held in Marshville beginning in 1860. Around 1862 Rev. Stannage made a trip to England and brought back the plans for Christ Church, Wainfleet (then Marshville) which was built in 1863. For a more complete history see the pamphlets, Christ's Church, Marshville, 1860-1920 and Christ Church Wainfleet, 1863-1963.

The fonds consists of parish registers containing statistical records and services. The fonds is microfilmed. Some early statistical records for this parish are contained in the registers of the St. James Church (Port Colborne, Ont.) fonds.

Title based on content of fonds.
Fonds on deposit. Ownership of the fonds resides with Christ Church.
Finding aid available in hard copy and electronically.
Researchers are requested to use the microfilms. They must also sign an agreement of use form.
Further accruals are expected.

Finding Aid: 
Formerly Marshville.

According to information provided in Parish Register A, Marshville, later to become Wainfleet, served as a mission station from 1860. The church was constructed in 1863 and entries from the time when the first service was held until September 1864 are contained in the Welland registers (q.v.). Entries for the period from September 1864 until March 1909 are contained in the registers of Port Colborne (q.v.).




I - List of Parish Registers

Parish Register A Baptisms 1909-1973
Confirmations 1910-1974
Marriages 1909-1974
Burials 1909-1974
Parish Register B Service Register 1902-1928 269
Parish Register C Service Register 1946-1964 269
Parish Register D

Vestry or Service Book

March 29, 1964 - March 24, 1982

Parish Register E

Vestry or Service Book 

March 28, 1982 - Dec. 28, 2003


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