Churches Established from 1815 to 1879

Transcribed and donated by Lisa K. Slaski.

Source: "Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of Niagara County, New York," by Samuel T. Wiley and Winfield Scott Garner, Gresham Publishing Company, 1892

Catholic
Lewiston, before 1825
Youngstown, about 1830
St. John's the Baptist, Lockport, 1834
Niagara Falls Mission, 1847
Good Shepherd, Suspension Bridge, 1854
St. Raphael's, Suspension Bridge, 1855
St. Patrick's, Harland, before 1856
St. Mary's, Royalton, 1858
St. Bridget's, 1859
St. Mary's, Lockport, 1860

Presbyterian
Lewiston, 1817
Wilson, 1819
Lockport, before 1823
Niagara Falls, 1824
Somerset, 1824
Second Ward, Lockport, 1832
Middleport, 1833
Mapleton, 1835
Wright's Corners, 1872
Calvary, Lockport, 1877

Methodist Episcopal
Olcott, 1815
Somerset, 1817
Royalton, 1820
Niagara Falls, about 1820
Wilson, about, 1820
Porter, 1821
Niagara Street, 1823
Youngstown, 1823
Warren's Corners, 1825
Middleport, 1827
Lockport, 1834
Porter Centre, 1838
Charlotte, 1844
Cambria, 1845
Clinton Street, Lockport, 1855
La Salle, 1856
Pendleton, 1858
Second, Wilson, 1875

Baptist
First, Hartland, 1817
Cambria, Lockport, 1817
Somerset, 1820
First, Royalton, 1822
First, New Fane, 1829
Wilson, 1833
Ransomville, 1834
Niagara Falls, 1842
West Somerset, 1845

Evangelical Lutheran
First, Lockport, 1837
Matinsville, 1846
Holy Ghost, 1846
St. Johnsburg, 1846
New Walmore, 1853
Royalton, 1854
St. Paul, Suspension Bridge, 1859
Trinity, 1866

Protestant Episcopal
St. Peter's, Niagara Falls, 1829
St. Paul's, Lewiston, 1832
Christ's, Lockport, 1832
Grace, Lockport, 1835
Epiphany, Suspension Bridge, 1858
Trinity, Royalton, 1864
St. John's, Youngstown, 1868

Congregationalist
Royalton, 1817
First, Cambria, 1817
First Free, 1838
First, Lockport, before 1839
First, Suspension Bridge, 1855

Free Methodist
Ransomville, 1860
Lockport, 1862
Wilson, 1865
Niagara Falls, 1877

Evangelical
First, Lockport, 1857
Gasport, 1858
Zion, Suspension Bridge, 1864

Union Churches
Lockport, 1850
Olcott, 1858
First, Cambria, 1867

Friends
Hartland, 1817
Somerset, 1821

Wesleyan Methodist
Olcott, 1849

Universalist
Lockport, 1838
Middleport, 1841

United Brethren
Rapids, 1860 vPendleton, 1874

Methodist Protestant
Hartland, 1842

German U. V.
Lockport, 1862

Christian (Campbellite)
First, Orangeport, 1817