Fonds F1657 - Carlow Pastoral Charge (Ont.) fonds

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Carlow Pastoral Charge (Ont.) fonds

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CA ON00340 F1657

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  • 1998 (Reproduction)
    United Church of Canada Archives
  • 1868-1953 (Creation)
    Carlow Pastoral Charge (Ont.)

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7 cm of textual records

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(1925-ca. 1969)

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Carlow Pastoral Charge was formed in 1925, though it was originally referred to as Fort Stewart Pastoral Charge; formerly Presbyterian; it included points in Carlow and Mayo Townships, including Fort Stewart, Craigmont, Boulter, Boundary, McArthurs Mills, Hermon (now New Hermon), and New Carlow; ca.1969, Carlow Pastoral Charge combined with Bancroft Pastoral Charge to form Bancroft-Carlow Pastoral Charge.

Carlow Presbyterian Pastoral Charge traces its origins to the 1860s and the establishment of the North Hastings Mission; by the 1870s, Carlow and Mayo was identified as a separate mission; at various times, this mission included Carlow, Hermon (now New Hermon), McArthurs Mills, Bessemer, Fort Stewart, New Carlow, Boundary, and Craigmont; it entered the United Church in 1925, where it was at first sometimes referred to as Fort Stewart Pastoral Charge.rt Pastoral Charge.

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Fonds consists of three record books: (1) Re: Carlow and Mayo congregations: list of missionaries, 1868-1914; list of church officials, 1868-1898; membership list, ca.1868-1881; Carlow congregational meetings minutes, 1873-1890, 1892, and 1898; Carlow baptismal records, 1878-1895; communion roll (Carlow, Long Lake, and Hermon), 1883-1891; Session minutes, 1891-1905; communion roll (Boulter and Hermon), 1898; and financial records, 1875-1898; (2) Session minutes of Carlow Presbyterian and Calow United Church Pastoral Charges, 1904-1933; and (3) 'Ministers Book of Information,' containing a history of the field, maps of the area, names of church officials, lists of church members, funerals, annual reports of summer students, etc., 1917-1953.

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No damage - no need for restoration or copying

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  • English

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Parts of the textual records are availavle on microfilm reel LCM-202: positive and negative; 35 mm. For a listing of these records, see the LCR Microfilm Shelf List. LCM reels are available through Inter-Library Loan.

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Use microfilm where available

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Bay of Quinte Conference - finding aid 287

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