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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Re: [Irish in Chicago] Re: Annunciation Parish
Date: Tue, 16 May 2006 16:41:46 -0500
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Great info, thanks Sharon.
Julie Satzik at the Archdiocese has always been very responsive and
helpful to me, too.
On May 16, 2006, at 4:07 PM, Sharon Kavanagh wrote:
> Annunciation Parish closed in1978. It was a West Town Irish parish
> in 1866.
> It moved to Wabansia Ave (from Paulina Ave.) in 1868. It opened in
> 1866 as a
> mission of St. Columbkille and became independent in 1868. Records
> 1866-1871 destroyed in the Chicago Fire of 1871. All Annunciation
> are now at the Archives of the Archdiocese of Chicago according to
> Satzik, research archivist at the archdiocese. (St. Columbkille on
> Ave. existed 1859-1975; records at Archive). Ms.Satzik has been
> most helpful
> to us.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Margaret Jann" <>
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> Sent: Tuesday, May 16, 2006 8:45 AM
> Subject: [Irish in Chicago] Annunciation Parish
>> I'm wondering if anyone has historical information regarding
>> Annunciation Parish. It closed in the 1970's I think. The archive
>> the diocese office doesn't seem to be very helpful.
>> The parish was on the near northwest side, I think it was Wabasha
>> Any help would be appreciated.
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