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Closed Parish List

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 Date Records Location
Alton, St. Matthew 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management
Alton, St. Patrick 1993 Office for Archives & Records Management
Auburn, St. Benedict 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Barry, Holy Redeemer 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
Batchtown, St. Barbara 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management
Belleview, St. Agnes 2005 Unknown
Beltrees, St. Michael 2015 Office for Archives & Records Management
Bend, St. Valentine 1988 Office for Archives & Records Management
Bishop Creek, St. Aloysius 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
Black Jack, St. John the Baptist 1992 Office for Archives & Records Management
Bloomfield, St. Joseph 1939 Office for Archives & Records Management
Bluffs, St. Patrick 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
Brocton, St. Thomas Aquinas 1995 Hume, St. Michael
Brussels, St. Mary 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management
Buffalo, St. Joseph 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Bunker Hill, St. Mary 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
Cantrall, St. Francis of Assisi 1969 Office for Archives & Records Management
Carlinville, St. Joseph 1994 Office for Archives & Records Management
Carlinville, St. Mary 1994 Office for Archives & Records Management
Chandlerville, St. Basil 1993 Office for Archives & Records Management
Coffeen, St. John 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Dalton City, Sacred Heart 1996 Office for Archives & Records Management
Decatur, St. James 2007 Office for Archives & Records Management
Decatur, St. Patrick 2007 Office for Archives & Records Management
Dieterich, Immaculate Conception 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
Divernon, Sacred Heart 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
East Alton (Rosewood Heights), St. Kevin 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management
Farmersville, St. Isidore 1940s Office for Archives & Records Management
Glenarm (Sugar Creek), St. Bernard 1958 Office for Archives & Records Management
Granite City, Sacred Heart 1988 Office for Archives & Records Management
Granite City, St. Joseph 1988 Office for Archives & Records Management
Granite City, St. Margaret Mary 1988 Office for Archives & Records Management
Greenview, St. Mary 1986 Office for Archives & Records Management
Griggsville, Holy Family 1995 Office for Archives & Records Management
Hagaman, St. Catherine  2002 Office for Archives & Records Management
Hardin, St. Norbert 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management
Humboldt (Milton), Holy Angels 1900 Office for Archives & Records Management
Illiopolis, Visitation of the BVM 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Island Grove, St. Joseph 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
Kampsville, St. Anselm 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management
Litchfield, Assumption of the BVM 1988 Office for Archives & Records Management
Litchfield, St. Aloysius 1988 Office for Archives & Records Management
Lovington, St. Mary 1989 Office for Archives & Records Management
Macon, St. Stanislaus 2003 Office for Archives & Records Management
Madison, Our Lady Czestochowa (St. Mary) 2002 Office for Archives & Records Management
Mendon, St. Edward the Confessor   Office for Archives & Records Management
Meppen, St. Joseph 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management
Michael, St. Michael 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management
Mt. Olive, Ascension 2011 Office for Archives & Records Management
Mt. Olive, Holy Trinity 2011 Office for Archives & Records Management
Mt. Olive, Blessed Pope John Paul II 2014 Mt. Olive, St. John Paul II
Mt. Sterling, St. Joseph 1979 Office for Archives & Records Management
Mt. Sterling, St. Mary 1979 Office for Archives & Records Management
Murrayville, St. Bartholomew 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
New Douglas, St. Ubaldus 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
Niantic, St. Ann 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Palmyra, Holy Rosary  2003 Office for Archives & Records Management
Pana, Huber Memorial Hospital 1967 Office for Archives & Records Management
Panama, Sacred Heart 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Pawnee, St. Mary 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Quincy, All Saints 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Quincy, St. Benedict the Moor 1950 Office for Archives & Records Management
Quincy, St. Boniface 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Quincy, St. Dominic 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Quincy, St. John the Baptist 1999 Office for Archives & Records Management
Quincy, St. Mary 2006 Office for Archives & Records Management
Quincy, St. Mary’s Hospital 1993 Office for Archives & Records Management
Quincy, St. Rose of Lima* 1999 Office for Archives & Records Management
Roodhouse, St. Athanasius 1969 Office for Archives & Records Management
Shipman, St. Denis 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
Southfork, St. Michael 1967 Office for Archives & Records Management
Springfield, Sacred Heart 2001 Office for Archives & Records Management
Springfield, Ss. Peter and Paul 2001 Office for Archives & Records Management
Springfield, St. Barbara 1956 Office for Archives & Records Management
Springfield, St. John’s Hospital Open Office for Archives & Records Management
Springfield, St. John’s Sanitarium 1974 Office for Archives & Records Management
Springfield, St. Patrick 2001 Office for Archives & Records Management
Springfield, St. Vincent de Paul 1971 Office for Archives & Records Management
St. Elmo, St. Bonaventure 2014 Office for Archives & Records Management
Standard City Mission 1945 Office for Archives & Records Management
State Park, Christ the King 1987 Office for Archives & Records Management
Teutopolis, St. Joseph   Office for Archives & Records Management
Trowbridge, St. Patrick 1974 Office for Archives & Records Management
Venice, St. Mark 2002 Office for Archives & Records Management
Virden, St. Catherine 1977 Office for Archives & Records Management
Wilsonville, Holy Cross 2004 Office for Archives & Records Management
Witt, St. Barbara 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management
Wood River, St. Bernard 2005 Office for Archives & Records Management

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