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Mailing Lists: Religion

aus-nsw-churches A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding churches, chapels and places of worship in New South Wales, Australia, with the focus on the period from 1788 to 1900.
baptist-clergy-n-churches (inactive) A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Baptist clergy and churches
baptist-roots (inactive) the Baptist church.
biblical-genealogy (inactive) genealogy in biblical times.
brethren All wishing to discuss and share information regarding history and genealogy of the Brethren church group originating in 1708 at Schwarzenau, Germany are welcome.
burdick-sdb (inactive) Discussing and sharing of information on the ancestors and descendants of Robert (Elder) Burdick (first 'appeared' in Newport, Rhode Island in 1651) and his wife Ruth (Hubbard) Burdick (daughter of Samuel Hubbard who arrived in the colonies in 1633 and is recognized as the Father of the Seventh-Day Baptist religion in the New World), and the migration of the Seventh-Day Baptists throughout New England and the western frontier.
can-menn-hist (inactive) Communication between Mennonite Historical Organizations in Canada to share questions/advice, and information about their activities.
can-ont-quakers A mailing list for anyone researching their Quaker or Religious Society of Friends ancestors in Ontario, Canada.
catholic (inactive) A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the tracing of Catholic ancestors using church records.
clay-presby (inactive)
doukhobor A mailing list for the discussion of Doukhobor ancestry including surnames, researching help, and the religion as it pertains to history. The Doukhobors are a religious sect that has its beginning in southern Russian in the 18th century which rejected the authority of the state, church and the bible. In 1898 and 1899 many Doukhobors immigrated to Canada.
early-nazarene-church the early Nazarene Church .
episcopalian (inactive) A mailing list for anyone researching their Episcopalian (Anglican) ancestors.
euro-jewish (inactive)
exulanten the "Exulanten" who are the Protestants that were forced to leave Austria in the 16th-18th centuries.
handcart anyone who has an interest in the genealogy, journals, and stories of the Pioneers of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who settled in the Salt Lake Valley from 1847 to 1860.
huguenot the Huguenots. The Huguenots were French Protestants from the 16th and 17th centuries, many of whom migrated to other countries due to religious persecution.
huguenots-walloons-europe A mailing list for researchers who are interested in sharing information about their Huguenot and/or Walloon ancestry, with a geographical focus on European research. For the purpose of this list, Europe includes continental Europe as well as the United Kingdom and Ireland.. Additional information can be found on the Huguenots-Walloons-Europe Mailing List website.
hutterites A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the Hutterian Brethren, a religious group living in communities in North America.
irl-belfast-catholic A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical and historical interest in Catholics in Belfast, Ireland, predominantly North and West Belfast and Short Strand,with particular interest in the historical context that affected their lives and therefore the search for a Catholic ancestor.
jewish-roots anyone interested in Jewish genealogy.
lay-preachers A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding ancestors who were ordained as "lay preachers", particularly in rural areas.
lithuania-jewish (inactive) A mailing list for anyone trying to trace their Jewish roots back to the 18th century Grand Duchy of Lithuania - Kingdom of Poland Commonwealth before Jews had surnames. Additional information can be found on the Jewish Family History Foundation website.
lutheran-roots the Lutheran Church, both Evangelical and Reformed.
mennonite A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Swiss Mennonites (Anabaptists) who emigrated to North America. Additional information can be found on the Mennonite Genealogy & History website below:
menno-roots the Mennonites.
methodist anyone who is reseaching their ancestors who were of the Methodist faith. Maryland and Kentucky.
moravianchurch A mailing list for the world-wide Moravian Church, an early Protestant denomination. This list is for an exchange of Moravian records, genealogies, references, and historical information; especially in Europe and Colonial America. Additional information can be found on the Moravian Church Genealogy Links website below:
morrisites (inactive) A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Morrisites, a break-away branch of the Mormon Church established by Joseph Morris in 1861.
nc-friedenschurch (inactive) A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the founders and members of The Friedens Evangelical Lutheran Church which was founded in 1745 in what is now Guilford County, North Carolina. Birth, baptism, communion, membership, and cemetery records can be found on the Friedens Lutheran Church Family History and Genealogy Research Page at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~bruckner/friedens.htm.
other-catholic A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in all of the branches of the Catholic Church including Roman Catholic
pa-phila-gesu-parish (inactive) A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the people who once lived in the neighborhood of the Gesu Parish in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
pa-quakers Quaker families that settled and lived in Pennsylvania.
presbyterian the Presbyterian church including all Presbyterian Denominations (e.g., A.R.P., U.S.A., P.C.A., etc.).
primitive-baptist-roots A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Primitive Baptist church
protestant A mailing list for genealogy questions and information regarding ancestors who were of the Protestant faith, such as Anglican, Methodist, Presbyterian, etc.
quaker-british-isles A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Quaker ancestors in the British Isles.
quaker-roots Quaker genealogy
rosicrucian Anyone with a genealogical interest in the international fraternal order of Rosicrucians
sc-bushriverquakers A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Bush River Quaker community of Newberry, South Carolina, in the late 1700s and early 1800s.
sc-dissenters A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the religious dissenters of colonial South Carolina from 1680-1781. These dissenters were a group of settlers from New England who were opposed to the Church of England which was the religion of the bulk of the settlers during this period. Additional information can be found on the Colonial South Carolina Religious Dissenters web site at http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~dwb1/dissenters/dissenters.htm.
sc-horns-creek-baptist Exchange of information concerning the history and families of historic Horn's Creek Baptist Church in Edgefield, South Carolina. The church is on the national registry and has a burial ground; the church and burial ground are currrently undergoing preservation activities.
schwenkfelder-descendants Discussing and sharing of genealogical information, family history, lifestyle, regarding those of the Schwenkfelder faith who immigrated from Silesia, (Poland), to Pennsylvania between 1733 to 1737.
sdb anyone researching ancestors affiliated with the Seventh Day Baptist church.
sephardim For anyone who is researching their Sephardim ancestors.
turkish_jews Sephardic Jewish genealogists with roots in the former Turkish Ottoman Empire including Turkey, Serbia, Greece, and Yugoslavia.
tx-baptist A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Baptist churches in Texas from pre-Republic times to the mid-1950s.
tx-catholic A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Catholic Church in Texas from the early Spanish settlement through the 1950s.
tx-jewish A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the genealogy and history of Jewish immigrants and religion in Texas.
tx-lutheran A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Lutheran church in Texas from pre-Republic times to the mid-1950s.
tx-methodist A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Methodist church in Texas.
uk-newchurch (inactive) A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the members of the New (or Swedenborgian) Church in the United Kingdom.
united-brethren A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the United Brethren Church.
volhynian-mennonites (inactive) the Mennonites from the Volhynia area, and surrounding areas, of old Polish Russia, now know as the Ukraine.
weberites (inactive) Weberites, a religious group of Saxe Gotha, South Carolina (a German - Swiss settlement), and elsewhere