Centenary History of the Presbyterian Church in New South Wales


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- J. Cameron

This Centenary History, published in 1905 in two volumes, contains a wealth of information on the Presbyterianism, Presbyterian churches and Presbyterian people in New South Wales. It is a valuable resource for church historians, local historians and family historians - greatly enhanced by full text searching on this CD edition.

The two volumes are arranged as follows

general history from the beginning in 24 chapters.- all of volume 1

historical sketches of more than 180 parishes arranged under 14 presbyteries

an In Memoriam listing "to retain in the memory of the Church the names of friends and relatives who have joined the Church Invisible" [i.e. died]. The list gives the names of over 160 men and women along with date and place of death, and name address of the donors to the memorial fund for each person listed.

list of ministers who served in the NSW Presbyterian Church before Union - giving name, year of arrival and other notes, often including date of death or where they went from NSW

list of ministers who served in the NSW Presbyterian Church since union in 1866 - giving name, approx date of arrival in NSW or when licensed, former church connection, and other notes

list of ministers who served in the Presbyterian Church of Eastern Australia since union in 1865

a number of other useful appendixes

16 page general index to the Centenary History and sketches of parishes

9 page index to plates and illustrations

116 pages of illustrations throughout the two volumes

The whole text on the CD is searchable. Search for any word in the text - names, places and more.

No. of CDs is:  1 ;   Format is:  PDF ;   Searchable?:  YES;

FastFind:  yes;  ISBN No.:   9781920978402;