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St. Louis 1st Ward

congregation #300075
created 2022-02-21 by bplewe
official name: St. Louis 1st Ward   (ended: 6 Oct 1856)
assertion #3559606 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
official name: St. Louis 1st and 2nd Wards   (ended: 6 Oct 1855)
assertion #3559608 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
is a(n): dependent ward?   (started: 22 Aug 1855, ended: 6 Oct 1855)
assertion #3559620 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 50%.
is a(n): semi-ward   (started: 6 Oct 1855)
assertion #3559623 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
is a(n): semi-ward   (ended: 22 Aug 1855)
assertion #3559617 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
started: 21 Mar 1847   (source: St. Louis 1847)
assertion #3559600 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
ended: between Jun 1858 and Aug 1859   (source: St. Louis 1847)
assertion #3559601 by bplewe on 2022-02-25: confidence 100%.
religion: LDS   
assertion #3559598 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
location: 38°37'0"N, 90°11'41"W   (approximate size: 1000-10000 m, accurate within: 1000-10000 m)
assertion #3304324 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 60%.
located at: St. Louis, Missouri, United States   
assertion #3559599 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
membership/population: 63   (on: 1 Jan 1854)
assertion #3559631 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
membership/population: 59   (on: 4 Nov 1854)
assertion #3559635 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
membership/population: 62   (on: 3 Apr 1853)
assertion #3559627 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
part of: St. Louis 3rd Ward   (started: 22 Aug 1855, ended: 6 Oct 1855)
entity #300077, assertion #4010036 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
part of: St. Louis Stake (1854)   (started: 4 Nov 1854)
entity #502936, assertion #3559612 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
part of: St. Louis Branch (1844)   (ended: Nov 1852)
entity #430444, assertion #4009878 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
part of: St. Louis Conference (1850)   (started: Nov 1852, ended: 4 Nov 1854)
entity #430178, assertion #3559610 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
part of: Western States Mission (1855)   
entity #2011503, assertion #3559614 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
created from: St. Louis Branch (1844)   
entity #430444, assertion #3559625 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
in group: mission branches   
assertion #3559647 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
has boundary: 1844 city limits   
entity #900305, assertion #3559626 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
claimed with confidence (0 to 1): 0.7   
assertion #3559643 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
see also: St. Louis 1847   
entity #800514, assertion #3559644 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
appears in: St. Louis 1852   (source part: p.274)
22 Aug 1855: First Ward "turned over to the jurisdiction of the second and third wards"
entity #800516, assertion #4010034 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
appears in: St. Louis 1852   (source part: p.123)
1 Jan 1854: 1st Ward, 63 members, President William Field
entity #800516, assertion #4009947 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
appears in: St. Louis 1852   (source part: p.72)
3 Apr 1853: St. Louis 1st Ward, 62 members, Pres. John Yates
entity #800516, assertion #4009908 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
appears in: St. Louis Conf 10/1855   (source part: p.286)
6 Oct 1855: First and Second Wards joined, bishop Edward Cook
entity #700428, assertion #4010039 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
appears in: St. Louis 1852   (source part: p.247)
6 April 1855: First Ward, Bishop William Lowe
entity #800516, assertion #4009998 by bplewe on 2022-02-21: confidence 100%.
notes: administrative subdivision of the city branch, not a separate congregation   
assertion #3559639 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
notes: boundaries assume that the wards were the same as the 6 municipal wards; N: Choteau Ave   
assertion #3559640 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
notes: In August 1855, merged into 2nd-3rd Wards; still seemed to retain some identity, so I am keeping it as a dependent ward, but perhaps it should be disorganized   
assertion #3559641 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.
notes: A 1st Ward is mentioned 1859-08-03, but probably not a distinct congregation as all of St. Louis is called a Branch.   
assertion #3559642 by mpimport on 2019-01-21: confidence 100%.