Date Founded: 1892
Church Location: 405 S. Henrietta, Effingham, Illinois
Notes: In 1892, permission was granted to establish a church for English-speaking Catholics in Effingham. The first Sacred Heart Church, located on the corner of Fayette and Banker Streets, was dedicated on October 25, 1892. The current church, located on Henrietta Street, was dedicated on 1969.
Records Available in Diocesan Archives for Genealogy Research:
- Baptisms: 1892-1930
- Marriages: 1892-1930
- Deaths: none