Archives – About Us

The Fundy St. Lawrence Dawning Waters Regional Council/Regional Council 15 Archives is mandated to collect, preserve, and provide access to the records of the Maritime, Gaspé, and Bermuda regions of the The United Church of Canada. We also have pre-1925 records of the Presbyterian, Methodist, and Congregational congregations in the Maritimes and Gaspé which joined The United Church of Canada in 1925.

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Archives Brochure

Contact Us

Fundy St. Lawrence Dawning Waters Regional Council and Regional Council 15 Archives
Archivist: Sarah Wallace
21 Wright Street Sackville, NB E4L 4P8
Telephone: 1-800-268-3781 ext. 6159
Fax: 506-536-2900

Hours: Wednesdays-Fridays, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Appointments are recommended.

Browse Our Holdings

New records listings are periodically added to the website so stay tuned!

 Our holdings include records from:

  • The congregations of Fundy St. Lawrence Dawning Waters Regional Council and Regional Council 15
  • The Regional Councils Office and the former Maritime Conference
  • Pine Hall Divinity Hall (now part of Atlantic School of Theology)
  • Church camps
  • Individuals who have ministered within the churches or held leadership positions within the two regions

Samuel J. Wilson's permit to leave Canada, 1917Congregational Church Records

Congregational Union of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick Records

Methodist Conference Records

Nova Scotia Methodist Conference Records

Chignecto Presbytery Churches

Chignecto Presbytery encompasses churches in Westmorland (New Brunswick) and Cumberland (Nova Scotia) Counties. View records listings for churches within the Presbytery.

Nova Scotia Churches:

Halifax: Bethany Pastoral Charge Records

Margaree Pastoral Charge Records

North Sydney: St. Matthew-Wesley Pastoral Charge records

South Shore Presbytery Churches

Wesley Methodist Church, 1900South Shore Presbytery encompasses churches in Shelburne, Lunenburg, Yarmouth, and Queen Counties, Nova Scotia.

Click on the link to see the listings of records for these churches.


 New Brunswick Churches:

Bathurst Pastoral Charge Records

Blackville Pastoral Charge Records

Campbellton-Escuminac Pastoral Charge Records

Chatham Pastoral Charge Records

Dalhousie-New Mills Pastoral Charge Records

Loggieville-Black River Pastoral Charge Records

Millerton Pastoral Charge Records

Miscou Mission Field Records

New Bandon Pastoral Charge Records

New Carlisle Pastoral Charge Records

New Richmond Pastoral Charge Records

Newcastle Pastoral Charge Records

Red Bank Pastoral Charge Records

Restigouche Pastoral Charge Records

Tabusintac Pastoral Charge Records

Upsalquitch Pastoral Charge Records

Hampton Pastoral  Charge Records

Saint John: Centenary-Queen Square Pastoral Charge Records

Prince Edward Island Presbytery Churches

View listings of records for churches within Prince Edward Island Presbytery.

Records of Ministers and Other Individuals

Rev. George Farquhar records

Rev. George Gillmore records

Rev. David Sutherland (1859-1898) records