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Presbyterian Churches

Waukesha, Waukesha County Wisconsin Genealogy

Known Churches

Bethania Presbyterian (defuct)
  Established: 1852
	First Welsh Cong. united with the Presbyterian Church in the U.S. in 1920
  Dissoved: 1947
  Other names: First Welsh Congregational Methodist
		Bethany Church
  Location: Highway G, Genesee Township

Bethel Welsh Calvinistic Methodist (defunct)
  Established: 1854 by Congregationalists and Welsh Calvinistic Methodists
	became part of the Presbyterian church in 1920
  Dissolved: later in the 1920s
  Other Names: Libanus Union Church
	In 1859 majority of the members voted to become a Congregational Church
  Location: Ottawa Township

Bethesda United Presbyterian Church
  Established: 1845 by Welsh settlers
	Joined the Presbyterian Church in 1920
  Former Names: Fourth Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Church
  Location: Highways DT and DE, Genesee Depot
  Address: W287 S3159 Highway DT, Waukesha 53188
  Phone: (262) 968-4603

Delafield Presbyterian (defunct)
  Established: 28 January 1849
  Dissolved: unknown
  Location: Delafield township

Delafield United Presbyterian
  Established: 1855
  Other names: linked with the Stone Bank, Ottawa, and North Lake Presbyterian Churches
	Officially incorporated as Delafield Presbyterian in 1941
  Address: 1815 Genesee Road, Delafield 53018
  Phone: (262) 646-2323

Eagle Presbyterian (defunct)
  Established: prior to 1894-95
	According to the records of the First Presbyterian Church of Ottawa
	it shared its pastor with a church in Eagle
  Dissolved: unknown
  Location: Eagle township

First Presbyterian Church of Ottawa
  Established: 1861 as an Old School congregation
	In 1870 the Old and New School reunited
  Other Names: Ottawa Presbyterian, Ottawa #1 Church
  Address: 35415 Highway D, Dousman 53118

First Presbyterian Church of Summit
  New School congregation
  Established: 1841 as a group of Presbyterian and Congregational churches in the east
	In 1843 became the First Congregational Church of Summit and Oconomowoc
	In 1845 the congregation divided and Summit took back its original name.
	In 1853 members united with the First Congregational Church of Oconomowoc
  Location: Summit Township

First United Presbyterian Church
  Established: 1846 as the Old School First Presbyterian Church of Prairieville
  Address: 809 Martin Street, Waukesha 53186

Forest Park United Presbyterian
  Established: 1927 as a community church.  Affiliated with the Milwaukee 
	Presbytery in 1930.
  Address: 2300 S. Sunnyslope Road, New Berlin 53151

Jerusalem United Presbyterian
  Established: circa 1842
	Connected with the five church Kettle Moraine Parish
  Other Names: Welsh Calvinistic Church of Genesee
  Address: 121 Main Street, Wales 53183

Kettle Moraine Presbyterian
  Established: 1961 as a result of a merger between North Lake and Stone Bank Presbyterian
	not connected with the five church Kettle Moraine Parish
  Address: N66 W32690 Cty Tk K, Merton
  Phone: (262) 966-2410

Lisbon United Presbyterian
  Established: 1847 as the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Congregation of Lisbon.
  Other names: Sixteenth Church
  Address: W250 N7149 Hillside Rd., Sussex 53089
  Cemetery: Lisbon Central Cemetery is the principal burial ground
  Phone: (262) 246-3377

Moriah Welsh Presbyterian (defunct)
  Established: 1860 as a Welsh Calvinistic Methodist; 1920 the denomination
	merged with the Presbyterian Church.
  Dissolved: 1951
  Location: Highways 18 and C, Delafield township

North Lake Presbyterian
  Established: 1903 as a mission of Stone Bank
  Now Kettle Moraine United Presbyterian
  Location: North Lake

Ottawa Associate Presbyterian (defunct)
  Not the same as the First Presbyterian Church of Ottawa
  Established: 1849
  Dissolved: 1855
  Location: Ottawa township probably near Waterville

Reformed Presbyterian Church of Vernon (defunct)
  was the only Covenanter Church in Wisconsin
  Established: 1848 
  Dissolved: 1850
  Reorganized: 1856, in 1920 half members left, and went to annual meetings
  Dissolved: 1937
  Other names: Reformed Presbyterian Church of Waukesha
  Location: Vernon Township
  Cemetery: on the church grounds
  Address: W234 S771 Big Bend Road, Big Bend 53103

Southminster Presbyterian Church
  Address: 200 Richard Street, Waukesha 53151
  Phone: (262) 547-5100

South Prairieville Presbyterian
  Established: New School in 1839 or 1840.
  Disbanded: 1847  members joined the Congregational churches in Genesee and Waukesha
  Location: believed near the southwest corner of Highways 59 and X
	Waukesha township

Stone Bank Presbyterian
  Now Kettle Moraine United Presbyterian
  Established: 1852 by Scottish families as the Presbyterian Church of Newberg
	originally New School Presbyterian
  Location: Stone Bank
  Cemetery: located at Highway K and West Shore Drive

Tabernacle Presbyterian
  Established: 1844 as the First Welsh Congregational Church of Delafield
	later affiliated with the Waukesha Presbytery of the Calvinistic Methodist Church
	in 1943 joined the Kettle Moraine Parish
  Dissolved: 1947
  Location: Highway G, just north of Highway 18, Delafield township
  Cemetery: located on Highway G

Union Church
  See Union Church under Congregational Churches
  Location: Monterey (Oconomowoc township)

Vernon United Presbyterian
  Established: 1847 as the Vernon Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church until 1858
	when that denomination became part of the United Presbyterian Church of North America.
  Address: S71 W23280 National Avenue, Big Bend 53103
  Cemetery: located in the churchyard

Zion Prebyterian Church
  Established; 1868 as the Second Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Church
  Other names: Zion Welsh Calvinistic Methodist
	Independent Welsh Calvinistic of Delafield
  Dissolved: 1917 but Sunday School re-opned from 1921-1961
  Re-established as United Presbyterian Congregation: 1964
	one of the five in the Kettle Moraine Parish	
  Location: Delafield township
  Address: N13 W28771 Highway G, Pewaukee 53072	
  Phone: (262) 646-3256

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