Upsalquitch Pastoral Charge annual report, 2011

Upsalquitch Pastoral Charge is located in Restigouche County, New Brunswick, and consists of preaching places at Robinsonville (St. John’s United Church) and Upsalquitch (St. David’s United Church).

The church at Upsalquitch began as a Presbyterian church which became known as St. John’s Presbyterian Church in in 1917.


Upsalquitch financial records, 1954-1957

Upsalquitch financial records, 1954-1957

At the time of the union of the Presbyterian, Methodist, and Congregational Churches into the United Church of Canada, 1925, the churches now in Upsalquitch Pastoral Charge were in Matapedia Pastoral Charge. In 1949-1950, they became part of the Restigouche Pastoral Charge along with Flatlands, Glen Levit, and Tide Head. In 1955, Robinsonville and Upsalquitch became the Upsalquitch Pastoral Charge.

As you can see, we don’t have a lot of information on this particular pastoral charge. If anyone has further information on the history of the Upsalquitch Pastoral Charge, please feel free to let me know!

For a listing of Upsalquitch Pastoral Charge records held at the Maritime Conference Archives, click on the following link:

Upsalquitch Pastoral Charge records listing