Fonds F2533 - Annan - Woodford Pastoral Charge (Ont.) fonds

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Annan - Woodford Pastoral Charge (Ont.) fonds

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CA ON00340 F2533

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  • 1970-2022 (Creation)
    Annan - Woodford Pastoral Charge (Ont.)
  • 1925-1969 (Creation)
    Woodford Pastoral Charge (Ont.)
  • 1925-1969 (Creation)
    Annan Pastoral Charge (Ont.)
  • 1998 (Reproduction)
    United Church of Canada Archives

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2.06 m of textual records

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(1970 -)

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Annan - Woodford Pastoral Charge was formed in 1970, when Annan Pastoral Charge and Woodford Pastoral Charge joined together. It included Trinity United Church in Annan and Woodfrod United Church, until Woodford United Church closed in 2004. It is currently a single-point pastoral charge.
Annan Pastoral Charge was formed in 1925, formerly Presbyterian. it included Annan, Johnstone Church in Johnson, Leith
Trinity United Church, located at 303234 Sideroad 33 in Annan, was established in 1925, formerly Presbyterian. The Presbyterian Church was established in 1855 and shared a minister with Division Street Presbyterian Church in Owen Sound until 1877 when it formed part of Annan-Leith Presbyterian Pastoral Charge. In 1906, the charge also included Daywood and Johnstone congregations. It joined the United Church of Canada in 1925. It was also known as Annan United Church. It is still an active congregation of the United Church of Canada.
Woodford United Church, located at the intersection of Mallory Beach Rd & 8th Ave, was established in 1925, formerly Methodist and Presbyterian. It joined the United Church of Canada in 1925 and formed part of Woodford Pastoral Charge until 1970. The congregation closed December 2004.
Johnstone United Church was established in 1925, formerly Presbyterian; it closed ca. 1969
Leith United Church was established in 1925, formerly Presbyterian; it closed ca. 1969

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This material forms part of the Ontario Regional Councils program of the United Church of Canada Archive.

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Fonds consists of records of Woodford Methodist Circuit (includes Woodford, Bayview, Shiloh in Sydenham Township, Bethel in Sydenham Township, Bognor), 1876-1923; Trustee Board minutes, of Woodford Methodist Church, 1903-1913; records of Annan - Leith Presbyterian Pastoral Charge (includes Annan, Leith, Daywood and Johnstone), 1855-1924; baptisms, 1864-1869, of Leith - Johnstone Presbyterian Pastoral Charge, (includes Johnstone Church in Johnson, Leith), 1864-1869; Woman's Missionary Society minutes, 1911-1922, of Johnstone - Daywood Presbyterian Pastoral Charge (includes Johnson, Daywood); records, including baptisms, 1856-1878, of Annan Presbyterian Church (includes Lake Shore Line Church in Sydenham Township), 1856-1919; records, including baptisms, 1892-1898, of Johnstone Presbyterian Church, in Johnson, 1877-1906; records of Leith Presbyterian Church, 1876-1912; Congregational Meeting minutes of Woodford Presbyterian Church, 1885-1904; records, including baptisms, 1951-1955, marriages, 1896-1924, 1951-1955, of Annan Pastoral Charge (includes Annan Presbyterian Church, Leith Presbyterian Church, Johnstone - Daywood Presbyterian Pastoral Charge, Daywood, Annan, Johnstone in Johnson, Leith), 1896-1969; records, including baptisms, 1921-1935, burials, 1922-1942, of Woodford Pastoral Charge (includes Woodford Methodist Circuit, Silcote, Woodford), 1911-1969; records including baptisms 1937-1973, marriages 1937-2008, and burials 1937-2019, of Annan - Woodford Pastoral Charge (includes Annan Pastoral Charge, Woodford Pastoral Charge, Leith, Johnstone, Silcote, Annan and Woodford), 1937-2022; records, including baptisms, 1884-1956, of Leith United Church (includes Leith Presbyterian Church), 1864-1970;records of Johnstone United Church in Johnson (includes Johnstone Presbyterian Church), 1906-1969. records of Woodford United Church (includes Woodford Methodist Church, Woodford Presbyterian Church), 1911-1928; records of Bethesda Unite Church, St. Vincent Township (includes Bethesda Methodist Church), 1921-1969; Sunday School minutes of Silcote United Church, 1942-1968; records, including baptisms, 1879-1955, of Trinity United Church, Annan (includes Annan Presbyterian Church), 1855-2019.

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Condition: Damages - requires restoration or copying

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  • англійська

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    Parts of the textual records are available on microfilm reels LCM-234 and LCM-235: 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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    Access to baptismal, marriage and burial registers may be restricted according to relevant privacy legislation

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    Use microfilm where available

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    Toronto Conference - finding aid 288

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    Includes records of the former Fonds 2699

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    Index of baptisms, marriages, and burials before 1925 available in the Reading Room. See publication Grey County United Churches Collingwood, St. Vincent, Sydenham Townships formerly Congregational, Methodist, New Connexion, Presbyterian, Ontario Genealogical Society.

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    12/2022; RB

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