ELCA REGION 8 ARCHIVES

Adams County, PA Church Records

Abbottstown Charge

  • Joint Council Minutes 1884-1893

Arendtsville Lutheran Charge

  • Joint Council Minutes

Bender's Lutheran Church, Butler Township, PA

  • Parish Register 1860-1898

Bendersville Lutheran Charge

  • Joint Council Minutes 1941-1969 (including Building Planning Committee Minutes, 1966)
  • Treasurer's Records
    • 1940-1959
    • 1960-1971

Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Bendersville, PA

  • Council Minutes
    • 1938-1950
    • 1950-1962
    • 1962-1976
    • 1976-1988
  • Directory and Financial Report
    • 1925
    • 1927
    • 1934
    • 1936-1938
    • 1939
    • 1956
    • 1961
  • Ladies Bible Class Minutes
    • 1958-1961
    • 1961-1969
  • Membership List (n.d.)
  • Miscellaneous Papers
  • Parish Registers
    • 1879-1923
    • 1924-1965
  • Sunday School Treasurer's Records
    • 1947-1957
    • 1957-1964
  • Treasurer's Book 1900-1911
  • Videotape: 150th Anniversary, 1990

Chestnut Grove Lutheran Church, Latimore Township, PA

  • Council Minutes 1900-1954
  • Parish Registers
    • 1867-1907
    • 1903-1967

Christ Lutheran Church, Aspers, PA

  • Communion Records 1972-1980
  • Council Minutes 1980-1981

First Lutheran Church, New Oxford, PA

  • Council Minutes
    • 1880-1895
    • 1895-1909
    • 1924-1943
    • 1944-1951
    • 1954-1961
    • 1961-1969
  • Joint Council Minutes, Abbottstown Charge 1883-1893
  • Parish Registers
    • 1881-1911
    • 1912-1947
    • 1947-1966

Flohr's Lutheran Church, McKnightstown, PA

  • Joint Congregation Council Minutes 1874-1916
  • Miscellaneous Papers
  • Parish Registers
    • 1855-1888
    • 1887-1935

Hampton-Heidlersburg Charge

  • Joint Council Minutes
    • 1965-1986
    • 1986-1990

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, York Springs, PA

  • Accounts 1950-1958
  • Contributors ca. 1836
  • Council Minutes
    • 1839-1847
    • 1903-1940
    • 1941-1957
    • 1958-1971
    • 1971-1982
  • Members 1848-1859
  • Miscellaneous Papers
  • Parish Registers
    • 1842-1866
    • 1867-1888
    • 1889-1956
    • 1957-1990

Lower Bermudian Lutheran Church (a.k.a. Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church), Latimore Township, PA

  • Parish Registers
    • 1745-1871
    • 1909-1965

Mount Joy Lutheran Charge

  • Joint Council Minutes 1925-1969

Mount Joy Lutheran Church, Barlow, PA

  • Council Minutes
    • 1890-1902
    • 1903-1921
    • 1922-1937
    • 1938-1946
    • 1947-1966
  • Parish Registers
    • 1824-1833
    • 1851-1882
    • 1881-1943
  • Treasurer's A/C 1855-1909

New Chester Lutheran Charge

  • Joint Council Minutes
    • 1901-1948
    • 1949-1964

St. James Lutheran Church, Gettysburg, PA

  • Architectural Drawings and Papers
  • Council Minutes
    • 1846-1877
    • 1877-1905
    • 1906-1925
    • 1928-1931
    • 1933-1940
    • 1940-1949
    • 1949-1956
    • 1956-1963
  • Deeds and Papers
  • Men's Brotherhood Minutes 1914-1925
  • Miscellaneous Documents
  • Parish Registers
    • 1818-1861
    • 1861-1905
  • Sunday School Minutes 1872-1901

St. James Lutheran Church, Wenksville, PA

  • Charter, Bylaws,and Membership List 1874
  • Council and Congregational Meetings
    • 1893-1910
    • 1911-1959
  • Friendly Bible Class Minutes and Accounts 1916-1957
  • Miscellaneous Papers
  • Mountain Boys Class Minutes and Accounts 1917-1957
  • Parish Register 1902-1964
  • Sunday School Secretary Book 1901-1920
  • Women's Home and Missionary Society Minutes and Accounts 1911-1939

St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Abbottstown, PA

  • Miscellaneous Papers
  • Parish Registers
    • 1837-1877
    • 1884-1920

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hampton, PA

  • Charter, Deeds and Miscellaneous Papers

St. John's Lutheran Church, Littlestown, PA

  • Charter
  • Parish Records
    • 1763-1799
    • 1799-1858

St. Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church, Heidlersburg, PA

  • Council Minutes
    • 1870-1928
    • 1929-1942
  • Deeds and Miscellaneous Papers
  • Parish Register 1860-1984
  • Treasurer's Book 1870-1905

St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Littlestown, PA

  • Council Minutes
    • 1867-1904
    • 1904-1933
  • Parish Registers
    • 1867-1893
    • 1893-1916
    • 1917-1939

St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, McSherrystown, PA

  • Parish Register 1893-1943

St. Paul's German Lutheran Church, Gettysburg, PA

  • Records 1859-1865

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Biglerville, PA

  • Parish Registers
    • 1881-1913
    • 1913-1934

Trinity Lutheran Church, Arendtsville, PA

  • Confirmation Certificate 1875
  • Contributions for Building
  • Council Minutes
    • 1914-1927
    • 1928-1948
  • Parish Registers
    • 1785-1874
    • 1843-1873
  • Sunday School Class 1914-1920

Upper Bermudian Lutheran Charge

  • Joint Council Minutes 1895-1951

Upper Bermudian Lutheran Church, Huntington Township, PA

  • Congregational Meeting Minutes 1942-1953
  • Council Minutes
    • 1904-1951
    • 1951-1958
    • 1958-1964
    • 1964-1968
  • Joint Council Minutes, Upper Bermudian Charge 1895-1951
  • Parish Registers
    • 1791-1874
    • 1867-1905
    • 1900-1951
  • Treasurer's Book 1885-1964
  • Roll Containing Church Discipline 1838

York Springs Lutheran Charge

  • Joint Council Record 1949-1960