California Religious Denominations 
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:53AM
Jo Giessner

1859, According to the State Register and Year Book of Facts for California, 1859 - The 221 number of churches in California were the following:

Baptist = 40

Congregationalist = 13

Episcopal = 15

German Lutheran = 1

Hebrew = 5

Methodist = 58

Presbyterian O S = 8

Presbyterian N S = 12

Roman Catholic = 68

Unitarian = 1

 

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