Early Church Records

Image of church recordFirst Parish Church of Acton records are available on microfilm (Town records, reel 10), in digital format on CD (available at the Reference Desk), and in lower-resoluion PDFs below. Note that the digital images were created from the microfilm, not from the original manuscripts. Three volumes are included:


Records of the Evangelical Congregational Church, 1832-1932), are available on microfilm (Town records, reel 25).


For the history of the early church in Acton, see:

A Brief History of the Acton Congregational Church  (Ref 974.44 A188)

James L. Parker.  Division in Early Nineteenth Century Massachusetts Congregationalism: A Study of the Church in the Town of Acton.  1965. (Act Coll 974.44 A188)