Pamatnik Book Translation - October 2008

Dave Pavelka announced the next CGSI translation project at the Annual Meeting October 18, 2008.

The book to be translated is;
Pamatnik, Ceskych Evanjelickych Cirkvi v Sev. Americe….1900
Almanac, Czech Protestant Churches in North America….1900
Author: Vilem Siller

This book includes Presbyterian, Reformed, Congregational, Methodist, Baptist and Independent Congregations. Included are churches in: New York, Maryland, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Michigan, and Massachussets. Community profiles plus lay and clergy congregation organizers are typical for each entry.

CGSI placed the book on it’s list of books to be translated eight years previous. Funding for translation was authorized in 2008 by the Executive Committee. Jan Dus, Policka, Czech Republic has agreed to do the translation with a target of 2011 as a completion date.

Index of Communities in Pamatnik, Ceskych Evanjelickych Cirkvi v Severni Americe
(Czech Evangelical Churches in North America)
by Vilem Siller, Vaclav Prucha and R. M. De Castello
Published in 1900, Chicago, IL

Presbyterian Congregations

  • New York, NY
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Racine, WI
  • Caledonia, WI
  • Melnik, WI
  • Cobb, WI
  • Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Saratoga, IA
  • Chatfield, MN
  • Hopkins, MN
  • Montgomery, MN
  • Tabor, MN
  • Eagle, SD
  • Tyndall, SD
  • Sion, NE
  • Clarkson, NE
  • Area near Burwell, NE
  • Wahoo and Western, NE
  • Omaha, NE
  • Table Rock, NE
  • Cleburne, KS
  • Area near St. Mary’s, KS
  • Cuba, KS
  • Munden, KS
  • Fayetteville, TX
  • Peckville, PA (Mission work among the Slovaks)
  • Area near Scranton, PA (Scranton, Connellsville, Johnstown, Pittsburgh)

Heidelberg Catechism and Helvetic Confession Congregations

  • Ely, IA
  • Evangelical Reformed, Silver Lake, MN
  • Jan Hus, Silver Lake, MN
  • Prague, NE

*Evangelic Congregations in Texas***

  • Wesley (Washington County)
  • Fayetteville (Fayette County)
  • Industry (Austin County)
  • Shiner (Lavaca County)
  • West (McLennan County)
  • Ocker (Bell County)
  • Vsetin (Lavaca County)
  • Nelsonville (Austin County)
  • Caldwell (Burleson County)
  • Granger (Williamson County)
  • Smithville (Bastrop County)
  • Taylor (Williamson County)

Other Areas of Preaching Activities in Texas

  • Sealy (Austin County)
  • Sebesta (Burleson County)
  • Elgin (Bastrop County)
  • Dime Box (Lee County)
  • Marekville (Calhoun County)
  • Sunnyside (Waller County)
  • Krasna (Fort Bend County)
  • Buckholts (Milam County)

Independent Reformed Congregations

  • Chicago, IL
  • Cleveland, OH

Other Congregations

  • Slavonic Seminary in Oberlin, OH
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Iowa City, IA
  • Vining and Luzerne, IA
  • St. Paul, MN
  • Silver Lake, MN
  • Wilber and Crete, NE
  • Begonia, VA
  • Braddock, PA
  • Duquesne and McKeesport, PA
  • Allegheny, PA
  • Stockdale, PA
  • Charleroi, PA
  • Youngstown, PA
  • Elmdale (Morrison County), MN
  • Detroit, MI
  • Bay City, MI
  • Ware, MA

Methodist – Episcopal Congregations

  • Chicago, IL
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Mt. Pleasant, PA
  • Muscoda, WI