Date Founded: 1856
Church Location: 320 N. 21st Street, Mattoon, Illinois
Notes: The first Immaculate Conception Church was about 1858. The second church was dedicated on December 11, 1887 and was destroyed by a fire on the night of October 22, 1890. Construction began almost immediately on the current church, which was dedicated on June 7, 1891.
Records Available in Diocesan Archives for Genealogy Research:
- Baptisms: 1860-1930
- Marriages: 1860-1930
- Deaths: none
- Notes: See: Paris, St. Mary for earliest records.