Closed Parishes

The Office for Archives and Records Management maintains sacramental records for a number of closed parishes and Catholic hospitals, as well as the sacramental records for St. John’s Hospital in Springfield. Closed parish records not housed in the diocesan archives are held at another parish. 

The following is a list of closed parishes and Catholic hospitals in the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois and the location of their sacramental records

City, Parish
Records Location 
Alton, St. Matthew Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Alton, St. Patrick Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Auburn, St. Benedict Auburn, Holy Cross
Barry, Holy Redeemer Pittsfield, St. Mary
Batchtown, St. Barbara Brussels, Blessed Trinity
Belleview, St. Agnes Hardin, St. Francis of Assisi
Bend, St. Valentine Ste. Marie, St. Mary of the Assumption
Bishop Creek, St. Aloysius Dieterich, St. Isidore the Farmer
Black Jack, St. John the Baptist Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Bloomfield, St. Joseph Liberty, St. Brigid
Bluffs, St. Patrick Winchester, St. Mark
Brocton, St. Thomas Aquinas Hume, St. Michael
Brussels, St. Mary Brussels, Blessed Trinity
Buffalo, St. Joseph Illiopolis, Resurrection
Bunker Hill, St. Mary Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Cantrall, St. Francis of Assisi Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Carlinville, St. Joseph Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Carlinville, St. Mary Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Chandlerville, St. Basil Virginia, St. Luke 
Coffeen, St. John Hillsboro, St. Agnes 
Dalton City, Sacred Heart Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Decatur, St. James Decatur, Ss. James and Patrick
Decatur, St. Patrick Decatur, Ss. James and Patrick
Dieterich, Immaculate Conception Dieterich, St. Isidore the Farmer
Divernon, Sacred Heart Auburn, Holy Cross
East Alton (Rosewood Heights), St. Kevin Wood River, Holy Angels
Farmersville, St. Isidore Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Glenarm (Sugar Creek), St. Bernard Auburn, Holy Cross
Granite City, Sacred Heart Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Granite City, St. Joseph Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Granite City, St. Margaret Mary Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Greenview, St. Mary Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Griggsville, Holy Family Pittsfield, St. Mary
Hagaman, St. Catherine  Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Hardin, St. Norbert Hardin, St. Francis of Assisi
Highland, St. Joseph’s Hospital  Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Humboldt (Milton), Holy Angels Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Illiopolis, Visitation of the BVM Illiopolis, Resurrection 
Island Grove, St. Joseph Dieterich, St. Isidore the Farmer
Kampsville, St. Anselm Hardin, St. Francis of Assisi
Litchfield, Assumption of the BVM Litchfield, Holy Family
Litchfield, St. Aloysius Litchfield, Holy Family
Lovington, St. Mary Bethany, St. Isidore
Macon, St. Stanislaus Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Madison, Our Lady Czestochowa (St. Mary) Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Meppen, St. Joseph Brussels, Blessed Trinity
Michael, St. Michael Hardin, St. Francis of Assisi
Mt. Olive, Ascension Mt. Olive, St. John Paul II
Mt. Olive, Holy Trinity Mt. Olive, St. John Paul II
Mt. Sterling, St. Joseph Mt. Sterling, Holy Family
Mt. Sterling, St. Mary Mt. Sterling, Holy Family
Murrayville, St. Bartholomew Jacksonville, Our Saviour 
New Douglas, St. Ubaldus Livingston, Sacred Heart
Niantic, St. Ann Illiopolis, Resurrection 
Palmyra, Holy Rosary  Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Pana, Huber Memorial Hospital Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Panama, Sacred Heart Hillsboro, St. Agnes
Pawnee, St. Mary Auburn, Holy Cross
Quincy, All Saints Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Quincy, St. Benedict the Moor Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Quincy, St. Boniface Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Quincy, St. Dominic Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Quincy, St. John the Baptist Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Quincy, St. Mary Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Quincy, St. Mary’s Hospital Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Quincy, St. Rose of Lima Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Roodhouse, St. Athanasius Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Shipman, St. Denis Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Southfork, St. Michael Auburn, Holy Cross
Springfield, Sacred Heart Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Springfield, Ss. Peter and Paul Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Springfield, St. Barbara Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Springfield, St. John’s Hospital Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Springfield, St. John’s Sanitarium Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Springfield, St. Patrick Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Springfield, St. Vincent de Paul Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
St. Elmo, St. Bonaventure Altamont, St. Clare
Standard City Mission unknown
State Park, Christ the King Collinsville, Ss. Peter and Paul
Trowbridge, St. Patrick Neoga, St. Mary of the Assumption
Venice, St. Mark Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Virden, St. Catherine Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Wilsonville, Holy Cross Diocese – Office for Archives & Records Mgmt.
Witt, St. Barbara Nokomis, St. Louis
Wood River, St. Bernard Wood River, Holy Angels 

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