Parish register, 1821-1829

Metadata

Title

Parish register, 1821-1829

Alternative Title

St. Paul Parish Registers, 1821-1829

Date

1821/1829

Digital Identifier

EpiscopalDiocese.StPaulParishRegister1821-1829

Description

Register of baptisms, church membership, bible class membership, confirmations, communions, marriages and funerals at St. Paul's, dating from 1821 to 1829.

Baptisms are listed across two pages, recto and verso, and run from page 1a to 13b. Each entry includes the name of the person being baptized, their parents' names, date of baptism, person who baptized them, their age at time of baptism, and any special notes. A list of the members of the church in 1822 runs from pages 15 to 22, and includes both names and street addresses. An alphabetical list of members of the bible class follows, on pages 25 to 33. Confirmations begin on page 37, with names listed by date. Communions follow, starting on page 53 and listing name, address, age & any other remarks, such as the communicant's place of origin. Marriage entries begin on page 73 and include the date of the ceremony and names of bride and groom. Finally, funerals begin on page 86 and include date of burial, name of person(s) being buried, and age upon death.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Holding Institution

Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania Archives

Extent

141 pages

Format (Original)

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Language

eng

Type

Text

Thumbnail

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IIIF Manifest

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Rights Holder

Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania Archives