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Bridgeport United Brethren in Christ Church Congregation Gone Kitchener
1871 - 1884


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    Birth  congregation begun 1871  Bridgeport(Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Unknown 
    Church  Abt 1871  Bridgeport United Brethren in Christ Church, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    congregation begun 
    Former Geographic Area  Bridgeport 
    Died  congregation closed About 1884 
    Person ID  I1062  Buildings and Organizations
    Last Modified  18 May 2012 

  • Notes 
    • Bridgeport United Brethren in Christ Church

      Begun: c.1871 Closed: c.1884

      Bridgeport was on the Waterloo Circuit of the United Brethren in Christ. The Mission was added to the Circuit c.1871-1872, and was dropped from the same Circuit c.1884-1885. The first reference to Bridgeport in the Quarterly Conference Minutes of the Waterloo Circuit of the United Brethren in Christ was in the Minutes for July 30, 1871. The last mention of Bridgeport as a station on the Circuit was on May 12, 1883. Bridgeport's name was dropped from the Circuit's Financial Reports as of 1884-1885.

      Records:
      Baptism dates: unknown Location of records: unknown
      Marriage dates: unknown* Location of records: unknown
      Burial dates: unknown Location of records: unknown

      There are some references at the United Church Archives in the Waterloo Circuit Register of the United Brethren in Christ for 1874-1879. *Several marriage records of Bridgeport residents from January 11, 1898-September 12, 1906 have been transcribed (Madill 1986a), and are available at the Kitchener Public Library.

      References: Bloomingdale W.I.; R. Taylor 1986; United Brethren in Christ Church.1a

      1aAmbrose, Rosemary. Waterloo County Churches A Research Guide to Churches Established Before 1900. Kitchener, Ontario, Canada: Waterloo-Wellington Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, 1993. [used the kind permission of Rosemary Ambrose 2011]

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