Two New Small Uploads

I uploaded two new booklets that couldn’t be more different. First there is a history of Third Presbyterian Church in Rochester. It was formed in 1827 and in the early years it had trouble paying the bills. They managed to survive and have a nice big church on East Avenue. The booklet was published in …

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Old News – Church Opening

Mother of Sorrows was opening their new church in 1968 (see picture). The old church on the corner of Latta and Mt Reed ended up being a branch library for many years. The last I knew, it was still sitting vacant. Being a landmark, the exterior can not be changed. Courier-Journal March 15, 1968 A …

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Guide: Religious Records

I uploaded a new chapter to the Genealogical Guide on religious records of Monroe County. This chapter ended up being 11 pages long. There are somewhere between 200 and 250 external links. Some of those links go to digitized original records, some to transcriptions and some only go to pages on FamilySearch with microfilm that …

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