St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church

City: 
Niagara Falls, Ont.
Stamford, Ont.
Fonds - Brief Description: 

St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church (Niagara Falls, Ont. : Stamford, Ont.) fonds. -- 1896-2005. -- 37 cm of textual records.

St. John's was built in 1825 in Stamford, Ont. (now Niagara Falls). Built of stone, it was consecrated in 1828 by the Bishop of Quebec. From 1957 to 1962 a new church, hall, and rectory were built. For a more complete history see the pamphlet 150 Years of Christian Witness, 1820-1970. See also Parish Register B in this fonds.

The fonds consists of parish registers containing statistical records. The fonds has been microfilmed.

Title based on content of fonds.
Fonds on deposit. Ownership of fonds resides with St. John's 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: 

St. John the Evangelist Stamford was established in 1828 (see Parish History, Parish Register B) and in its early years it shared a minister with All Saints' Church, Niagara Falls. See Church History in filing cabinet. S/W #24


I - List of Parish Registers

a) Statistical

  Microfilm
Reel
Parish Register A Marriages Oct. 1896-Nov. 1901
(8 entries only)
247
Parish Register B Baptisms Dec. 1902-Sept. 1931
Confirmations 1903-1930
Marriages Oct. 1902-Sept. 1931
Burials Aug. 1902-Sept. 1931
Also Parish History
247
Parish Register C Baptisms Sept. 1931-Aug. 1946
Confirmations 1932-1945
Marriages Sept. 1931-Apr. 1939
Burials Jan. 1932-Dec. 1945
247
Parish Register D Marriages June 1939-July 1977 247
Parish Register E Baptisms Aug. 1946-May 1961 247
Parish Register F Confirmations 1947-1976 248
Parish Register G Baptisms May 1961-Jan. 1967 248
Parish Register H Marriages July 1977-May 1981 248
Parish Register I Marriages June 1981-Apr. 1988 248
Parish Register J

Vestry or Service Book

1886-1902

412
Parish Register K

Vestry or service Book

1902-1909

412
Parish Register L

Vestry or Service Book

1909-1921

412
Parish Register M

Vestry or Service Book

1922-1934

412
Parish Register N

Vestry or Service Book

1935-1951

412
Parish Register O

Vestry or Service Book

1952-1961

412
Parish Register P

Vestry or Service Book

1962-1988

412
Parish Register R

Vestry or Service Book

June 21, 1995 - Dec. 2005

418

II - Index of Statistical Records

a) Baptisms

  Microfilm
Reel
Dec. 1902-Sept. 1931 Parish Register B 247
Sept. 1931-Aug. 1946 Parish Register C 247
Aug. 1946-May 1961 Parish Register E 247
May 1961-Jan. 1967 Parish Register G 248

b) Confirmations

  Microfilm
Reel
1903-1930 Parish Register B 247
1932-1945 Parish Register C 247
1947-1976 Parish Register F 248

c) Marriages

  Microfilm
Reel
Oct. 1896-Nov. 1901 Parish Register A 247
Oct. 1902-Sept. 1931 Parish Register B 247
July 1977-May 1981 Parish Register H 248
June 1981-Apr. 1988 Parish Register I 248

d) Burials

  Microfilm
Reel
Aug. 1902-Sept. 1931 Parish Register B 247
Jan. 1932-Dec. 1945 Parish Register C 247

 

 

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