St. Mary

Date Founded: 1852

Status: Merged, 2005

County: Calhoun

Church Location: Main St., Brussels, Illinois

Notes: Merged with St. Barbara (Batchtown) and St. Joseph (Meppen) to form Holy Trinity parish. Church open for Mass.

The first church was built in 1848 on the northwest corner of the Catholic cemetery. Five acres was donated to the parish and the current church was built there in 1863.

Records Available in Diocesan Archives for Genealogy Research:  

  • Baptisms: 1852-1930
  • Marriages: 1853-1930
  • Deaths: none¬†
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