Ss. Simon and Jude

Date Founded: 1879

Status: Active

County: Macoupin

Church Location: 304 N. Macoupin, Gillespie, Illinois

Notes: Early Catholics in Gillespie attended services in Bunker Hill or Litchfield. The first church was built in 1879, but was not officially dedicated until November 13, 1883. The current church was dedicated on May 8, 1930.

Records Available in Diocesan Archives for Genealogy Research: 

  • Baptisms: 1882-1930
  • Marriages: 1882-1930
  • Deaths: none
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