Collection MSG 229 - Laprairie Presbyterian Church Collection

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Laprairie Presbyterian Church Collection

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  • 1837-1843 (Creation)
    Presbyterian Church (La Prairie, Québec)

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6 cm of textual records

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The first Presbyterian congregation in the Canadas was organized at Québec about 1765, and the second at Montréal in 1786. Later the first permanent organization in Upper and Lower Canada was the Presbytery of the Canadas, constituted at Montréal in 1818. A congregation was established in Laprairie about 1833.

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These records consist of minutes of meetings of the Presbyterian Committee of Laprairie, 1837-1843, and two registers of baptisms, marriages, and burials at Laprairie, 1839 and 1842-1843.

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CH206.S184, CH416.Bd229, CH265.Bd269

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