Fonds 6A A1& 51 A12 - St. John's Church (Anglican), Antrim, Ontario fonds

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St. John's Church (Anglican), Antrim, Ontario fonds

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CA ON00006 6A A1& 51 A12

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  • 1869-1987 (Creation)

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13 cm of textual records 7 photographs : col. Service registers fragile.

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Services were held from about 1869 in the Fitzroy Schoolhouse before St. John's was erected in 1873 on land donated by Mr. John Wilson for a church and burial ground. Bishop J. Travers Lewis consecrated St. John's, Antrim on December 19, 1888. The exterior of the church and rectory were painted and the church interior was renovated in 1917-1918. In 1961, St. John's was completely redecorated inside. The centennial of St. John's, Antrim was celebrated in 1973. St. John's, Antrim, along with St. Mark's, Pakenham, and St. George's, Waba, form the Parish of Pakenham.

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Fonds consists of records of the activities of St. John's congregation in Antrim, Ontario. It includes vestry records, 1871-1901, service registers, 1911-1949, records of committees and organizations, financial records, property records, special services and events material, correspondence, historiography, newsclippings. Includes some records for St. Augustine of Canterbury Church, Galetta.

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


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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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Some photographs are encapsulated.

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

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