Rochester Churches Monroe County
St. Joseph

Biography

Location: Monroe County, Rochester Downtown
Address: 108 Franklin St. Map
Parish formed: 1835
Present church built: July 26, 1846
Present affiliation: Closed - demolished
Date Closed: Oct. 18, 1974 (fire destroys church)
Web site: n/a

Pastors/Rectors/Administrators

Redemptorist priests:
  • Fr. Joseph Prost, 1836-1838
  • Fr. Peter Czackert, 1838
  • Fr. John Neumann, 1838-1839
  • Fr. Simon Saenderl, 1839-1842
  • Fr. Benedict Bayer, 1842-1845
  • Fr. Francis Tschenens, 1845-1847
  • Fr. Anthony Urbanczick, 1847-1849
  • Fr. Alexander Cvitkovicz, 1849-1851
  • Fr. Felix Bretschka, 1851-1855
  • Fr. John DeDyker, 1855-1859
  • Fr. Maximus Leimgruber, 1859-1861
  • Fr. Thaddeus Anwander, 1861-1862
  • Fr. Lawrence Holzer, 1862-1865
  • Fr. George Ruland, 1865-1874
  • Fr. Thaddeus Anwander, 1874-1877
  • Fr. Peter Zimmer, 1877-1879
  • Fr. Stephen Schneider, 1879-1880
  • Fr. Joseph Froelich, 1880-1887
  • Fr. Joseph Wirth, 1887-1893
  • Fr. William Wayrich, 1893-1894
  • Fr. Matthias Kuborn, 1894-1895
  • Fr. Caspar Ritter, 1896-1898
  • Fr. Philip Rossbach, 1898-1901
  • Fr. William Kessel, 1901-1915
  • Fr. Frederick Hennes, 1915
  • Fr. Florian Reichert, 1915-1919
  • Fr. Paul Holz, 1919-1921
  • Fr. John Behr, 1921-1926
  • Fr. John Lieberth, 1926-1931
  • Fr. Joseph Schmidt, 1931-1932
  • Fr. Louis Vollmer, 1932-1933
  • Fr. Frederick Nastvogel, 1933-1939
  • Fr. Stephen Aulbach, 1939-1945
  • Fr. Charles Guttenberger, 1945-1947
  • Fr. John Prosser, 1947-1950
  • Fr. James Connolly, 1950-1954
  • Fr. Gerald Whelan, 1954-1959
  • Fr. Joseph Berton, 1959-1964
  • Fr. John Clerkin, 1964-1970
  • Fr. Albert Reisner, 1970-1975
  • Fr. Bernard Power, 1975-1979 (Redemporistis acquire Our Lady of Victory and decision made not to rebuild St. Joseph church during his tenure)

History

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Historical Photographs

St. Francis de Sales Chapel for the Deaf

The Fire

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