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== '''Introduction'''  ==
 
== '''Introduction'''  ==
  
The Catholic Apostolic Church began in England in the early 1800s. Members settled in Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York, and New York City about 1851.  
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The [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catholic_Apostolic_Church Catholic Apostolic Church] began in England in the early 1800s. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catholic_Apostolic_Church_%28New_York_City%29 Members settled in Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York, and New York City about 1851].  
  
 
Check with local libraries for books with information about this denomination, for example:  
 
Check with local libraries for books with information about this denomination, for example:  
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/656222 J. Gordon Melton, The Encyclopedia of America Religions, 3rd ed.], 1989, p. 240
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/656222 J. Gordon Melton, The Encyclopedia of America Religions, 3rd ed.], 1989, p. 240
  
Sometimes church records of the Catholic Apostolic Church were kept in the individual churches and sometimes in the homes of the ministers. Past records may still be at the churches, with the present ministers, or at a local historical or genealogical society.  
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Sometimes church records of the Catholic Apostolic Church were kept in the individual churches and sometimes in the homes of the ministers. Past records may still be at the churches, with the present ministers, or at a local historical or genealogical society.
  
 
== '''Steps'''&nbsp; <br>  ==
 
== '''Steps'''&nbsp; <br>  ==
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Ask if there is a fee for the search or send a contribution. When you send the fee or contribution, also send a self-addressed stamped envelope  
 
Ask if there is a fee for the search or send a contribution. When you send the fee or contribution, also send a self-addressed stamped envelope  
  
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== '''TIPS'''  ==
 
== '''TIPS'''  ==
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The following has addresses, phone numbers, etc. for individual churches:  
 
The following has addresses, phone numbers, etc. for individual churches:  
  
Melton, J. Gordon, ed.[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/658178 National Directory of Churches, Synagogues, and Other Houses of Worship],&nbsp;J. Gordon Melton, John Krol, editor<br>Melton, J. Gordon 973 K24nd Vols. 1, 2, 3, and 4  
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Melton, J. Gordon, ed.[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/658178 National Directory of Churches, Synagogues, and Other Houses of Worship],&nbsp;J. Gordon Melton, John Krol, editor<br>Melton, J. Gordon 973 K24nd Vols. 1, 2, 3, and 4  
  
 
It is also&nbsp;available at many public libraries.  
 
It is also&nbsp;available at many public libraries.  
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*[http://www.preservationdirectory.com/preservationorganizationsresources/organizationcategories.aspx Historical societies in Directory of Historical Organizations in the United States and Canada],&nbsp;Wheeler, Mary Bray&nbsp;
 
*[http://www.preservationdirectory.com/preservationorganizationsresources/organizationcategories.aspx Historical societies in Directory of Historical Organizations in the United States and Canada],&nbsp;Wheeler, Mary Bray&nbsp;
  
<br>These books are also available at many public and college libraries.
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<br>These books are also available at many public and college libraries.  
  
=== Records of Catholic Apostolic Church Held by FamilySearch ===
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=== Records of Catholic Apostolic Church Held by FamilySearch ===
  
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/51256 Parish register printouts of Albury, Surrey, England (Catholic Apostolic Church) ; christenings, 1833-1840]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/51256 Parish register printouts of Albury, Surrey, England (Catholic Apostolic Church)&nbsp;; christenings, 1833-1840]  
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/332862 Parish register printouts of Cambridge, Cambridge, England (Catholic Apostolic Church) ; christenings, 1834-1840]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/332862 Parish register printouts of Cambridge, Cambridge, England (Catholic Apostolic Church)&nbsp;; christenings, 1834-1840]  
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/34548 Parish register printouts of Chelsea, London, England, (Catholic Apostolic and Irvingite Church), christenings, 1834-1840]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/34548 Parish register printouts of Chelsea, London, England, (Catholic Apostolic and Irvingite Church), christenings, 1834-1840]  
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/72089 Parish register printouts of Paddington, London, England, (Catholic Apostolic Church, Harrow Road), christenings, 1824-1840]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/72089 Parish register printouts of Paddington, London, England, (Catholic Apostolic Church, Harrow Road), christenings, 1824-1840]  
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/79144 Parish register printouts of St. Marylebone, London, England, (Catholic Apostolic Church, Newman Street Chapel), christenings, 1832-1840]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/79144 Parish register printouts of St. Marylebone, London, England, (Catholic Apostolic Church, Newman Street Chapel), christenings, 1832-1840]  
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/710880 Computer printout of Albury, The One Holy Catholic Apostolic Church or Irvingite, Surr., Eng]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/710880 Computer printout of Albury, The One Holy Catholic Apostolic Church or Irvingite, Surr., Eng]  
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/780654 Computer printout of Cambridge, Catholic Apostolic Church, Cambs., Eng]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/780654 Computer printout of Cambridge, Catholic Apostolic Church, Cambs., Eng]  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/58728 Baptismal register, 1834-1840]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/58728 Baptismal register, 1834-1840]
  

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Contents

Introduction

The Catholic Apostolic Church began in England in the early 1800s. Members settled in Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York, and New York City about 1851.

Check with local libraries for books with information about this denomination, for example:

Sometimes church records of the Catholic Apostolic Church were kept in the individual churches and sometimes in the homes of the ministers. Past records may still be at the churches, with the present ministers, or at a local historical or genealogical society.

Steps 

The following 2 steps will help you receive information from Catholic Apostolic Church records

Step 1. Choose which church or archive to contact

Contact the Catholic Apostolic church in your ancestor's area to request information. For sources with addresses and other information, see Tip 1

Step 2. Contact the clerk or minister

Request that the church's records be searched. Tell them what you would like them to look for, such as marriage information.

Be sure to give as much of the following information about your ancestor as possible:

  • Name
  • Dates your ancestor lived in the area
  • Dates of birth/baptism, marriage, and death/burial (if they occurred in that area)
  • Names of parents, siblings, spouse, and/or children

Ask if there is a fee for the search or send a contribution. When you send the fee or contribution, also send a self-addressed stamped envelope


TIPS

Tip 1. How else could I find the address of
my ancestor's church?

The following has addresses, phone numbers, etc. for individual churches:

Melton, J. Gordon, ed.National Directory of Churches, Synagogues, and Other Houses of Worship, J. Gordon Melton, John Krol, editor
Melton, J. Gordon 973 K24nd Vols. 1, 2, 3, and 4

It is also available at many public libraries.

The following links may help you find sites with church addresses, photographs, background information, records, catalogs, etc.


To find the address of the Catholic Apostolic Church search on this site under parishes and missions.

You can find addresses, phone numbers, and some e-mail addresses for:


These books are also available at many public and college libraries.

Records of Catholic Apostolic Church Held by FamilySearch

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