In the late 1950's and early 60's from the
information I have there were 36 Houses of Worship
in Perth Amboy.
Many of the Houses of Worship were built in the
late 1800's and early 1900's. Some of the buildings
are still around and may have changed congregations and
others are no longer here.
St. Stephen's Roman Catholic Church
Top picture,when the church was first built. Next picture is what St. Stephen's
looks like today.
St. John's Greek Catholic Church
St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church
St. Peter's Episcopal
(Please let me know if this is correct)
Corner of Madison and Jefferson (?)
State Street (Across from P.A.H.S.)
Congregation has moved to Edison.
High and Market Streets
Location- 99 Broad St.
(Across from School #9)
Relocated because of Route 440
Now located on Smith St.
There are many other pictures of Perth Amboy's Houses of Worship on the internet.
Just go into Google Images and search.