Guide to the Trinity Lutheran Church, Monroeville, Pa. Records, 1895-1985 AIS.1985.05

ULS Archives & Special Collections

Summary Information

Repository
ULS Archives & Special Collections
Title
Trinity Lutheran Church, Monroeville, Pa. Records
Creator
Trinity Lutheran Church (Monroeville, Pa.).
Collection Number
AIS.1985.05
Date
1895-1985
Extent
1.0 microfilm reel (95 frames)
Abstract
The Records of Trinity Lutheran Church contain a Church Register that includes a historical sketch, index of names, baptisms, deaths, communicants, and brief chronical of the congregation.

Preferred Citation

Trinity Lutheran Church, Monroeville, Pa. Records, AIS.1985.05, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh

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History

Trinity Lutheran Church originated in 1889 as a preaching station in Pitcairn, Pa. It attained congregational status in 1895-1896 and moved from Pitcairn to Monroeville, Pa., June, 1966.

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Scope and Content Notes

This collection contains a Church Register, 1895-1985. The register contains a historical sketch; index of names; baptisms, August 10, 1895 - March 31, 1985; Deaths, September 9, 1895 - November 17, 1984; Communicants, November, 1895 - November, 1922; and a brief cronicle (in German) of the founding and early years of the congregation.

Note: Records to 1922 are in German.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

ULS Archives & Special Collections, July 1988

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Revision Description

 Converted from EAD Version 1.0 to EAD Version 2002 July 1, 2006

Access Restrictions

No restrictions.

Copyright

Permission for publication is given on behalf of the University of Pittsburgh as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Acquisition Information

These records were a gift from Trinity Lutheran Church, Monroeville, Pa., 1985.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by David Rosenberg in July, 1988.

Revision and rearrangement for the encoded version of the finding aid provided by Dan Horvath in September, 2003. Information about the collection title and the controlled access terms was extracted from the MARC record in the University of Pittsburgh catalog Voyager ID number: 1381936

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection has been microfilmed by Archives Service Center and the Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society from originals in the possession of Trinity Lutheran Church, Monroeville, Pa., 1985.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Trinity Lutheran Church (Monroeville, Pa.).

Genre(s)

  • Histories
  • Indexes

Geographic Name(s)

  • Monroeville (Pa.) -- Church history
  • Pennsylvania -- Church history
  • Pitcairn (Pa.) -- Church history

Subject(s)

  • Baptismal records
  • Church records and registers -- Pennsylvania
  • Churches and Synagogues
  • German Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Monroeville -- Religion
  • Germans -- Pennsylvania
  • Lutheran Church -- Pennsylvania -- Monroeville

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Previous Citation

Trinity Lutheran Church, Monroeville, Pa. Records, AIS.1985.05, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Trinity Lutheran Church (Monroeville, Pa.) Records, 1895-1985.

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Collection Inventory

  Microfilm-cabinetDrawerReel
Church Register, 1895-1985 321

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