Fonds 6P R4&51 R8 - St. Margaret's Church (Anglican), Rutherglen, Ontario fonds

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St. Margaret's Church (Anglican), Rutherglen, Ontario fonds

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CA ON00006 6P R4&51 R8

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  • 1887-1993 (Creation)

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2 cm of textual records 5 photographs : b&w and col. Service register fragile.

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St. Margaret's, Rutherglen was built around 1855. In 1891, St. Margaret's was entirely rebuilt after being blown down in a storm. The church was consecrated by Bishop Charles Hamilton on October 30, 1896. In 1951, construction of a new St. Margaret's began and the church was consecrated by Bishop Robert Jefferson on July 6, 1952. The log frame of the old church was torn down and removed. St. Margaret's is part of the parish of Mattawa.

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Fonds consists of records of the activities of St. Margaret's congregation in Rutherglen, Ontario. It includes vestry records, 1934, a service register, 1962-1993, records of committees and organizations, property records, newsclippings, and photographs.

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Donated at various times by clergy, parish officers, parishioners, and staff of St. Margaret's, Rutherglen.


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Use of records for publication, either whole or in part, requires permission of the archivist.

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Index for parish records. "Guide to the Holdings of the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario"

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Further accruals are expected.

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Parish history in "Roots & Wings" by Beth Somerville and Peggy McLeod, published c1988.

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The parish registers for this congregation are with the Parish of Mattawa.

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