Fonds 2 P3753&2 R5&2 R52&6.O.1 L - St. James' Church (Anglican), Leitrim, Ontario fonds

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St. James' Church (Anglican), Leitrim, Ontario fonds

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CA ON00006 2 P3753&2 R5&2 R52&6.O.1 L

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  • 1875-1999 (Creation)

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74.5 cm of textual records 3 photographs : col. Parish and service registers fragile.

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The congregation of St. James' has existed since about 1860 and a church was located on Cowan's farm in 1862. St. James' was known as the Mission at Gloucester until 1877 when the church was officially recognized and named. The church was renovated around 1933. The 100th anniversary was celebrated in 1953. A new foundation was built for St. James' about 1957 and improvements were again made by 1971. The church was relocated in the 1950's to provide for the widening of Highway 31. Since 1988, St. James', Leitrim has been a one-point parish.

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Fonds consists of records of the activities of St. James' congregation in Leitrim, Ontario. It includes parish registers, 1877-1967, vestry records, 1971-1984, service registers, 1935-1973, records of committees and organizations, financial records, property records, special services and events material, correspondence, historiography, service bulletins, newclippings, lists of parishioners, newsletters, special collections, and photographs. Includes some records for the Church of the Resurrection of our Lord, Ottawa.

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Donated at various times by clergy, parish officers, parishioners, and staff of St. James', Leitrim.

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Parish registers after 1930 available only to family members.

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Photocopying of original registers is not permitted. Use of records for publication, either whole or in part, requires permission of the archivist.

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Index to parish registers. Database available for index to parish registers. Index for other parish records. "Guide to the Holdings of the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario"

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Parish history published in 1973.

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