CHURCH OF SCOTLAND (TRINIDAD & TOBAGO)
1838 Greyfriars Church, 50/52 Frederick Street, Port-of-Spain
Moderator (Senior Minister): Rev. Garwell (John) Bacchas
Parish Secretary: Mrs. Marsha Rock-Guevara
Tel.: (868) - 623 - 6684 (Church Office)
Fax: (868) - 624 - 1727
Greyfriars, 86 Oxford Street, Port-of-Spain
Tel.: (868) - 624 - 3832
1846 St. Ann's Church of Scotland, 154 Charlotte Street, Port-of-Spain
Tel.: (868) - 627 - 4297
Tel/Fax: (868) - 623 - 6684
1842 Barrow Memorial Church of Scotland, Eastern Main Road & Corner Old Golden Grove Road, Arouca
Minister: Rev. Denyse Rattansingh
Tel.: (868) - 642 -4927; (868) - 646 - 0621
1904 Sangre Grande Church of Scotland, Sangre Grande
Minister: Rev. Wayne Rock
Both Greyfriars and St. Ann's Church of Scotland would welcome your donations to their rebuilding fund.
Donations can be made through the Church Office at 50 Frederick Street, Port-of-Spain.
Tel.: 623 - 6684.
For further information, contact: Elder/Manager: Mary Adams
Noteworthy for family history and other researchers: The Church of Scotland has taken the initiative of microfilming all their
Baptismal, Marriage and Burial registers (1831 onwards). Included are records of the four congregations of the Church of
Church Records and Registers 5 microfilm reels 35mm. The reels are dated variously from 1842 to 1971.
Marriage Register; Births & Baptismal Register; Register of Deaths; Session Minutes
Board of Management Session Minutes
Board of Management Minutes; Special Committee Minute Book; Membership Roll; Sunday School Attendance
Communion Roll; St. John’s Christian Endeavour; Youth Service, St. Anne’s; Trinidad Presbyterian; Annual
Report; Congregational Report; Marriage Certificates; List of Honors; Baptismal Register, 1831 - 1947;
Marriage Register; St. Anne’s Church History, by Elder Hugh E. Cameron.
Annual Report 1900 - 1971
For information on positive microfilm copies, contact:
Greyfriars Parish Secretary: Mrs. Marsha Rock-Guevara
Church of Scotland Church Records and Registers: Microfilm copies are held at the West Indiana Library,
University of the West Indies, St. Augustine.
Centennial Sketch of St. Ann's Church history, 1846-1946
Franklin, C. B.
Caption title - Cover title: St. Ann's Church of Scotland centennial sketch, 1846-1946
National Library of Scotland
Greyfriars of Trinidad, 1837 to 1987 A Historical Sketch of the Congregation of Greyfriars
Church of Scotland, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad to mark the 150th Anniversary
Rutherford, Brian C. (Editor)
Greyfriars Church, Port-of-Spain, 1987
44p. ill. ports. 22cm. pbk
University of the West Indies Library (UWI), St. Augustine - West Indiana Library;
British Library (BL); National Library of Scotland
The History of the Barrow Memorial Church of Scotland (Presbyterian), Arouca, Trinidad,
West Indies, 1840 - 2002. [s.n.; s.l.]
Rawlins, Clifford, R. L. 2002. (org.)
Useful links re Portuguese in Trinidad:
Church of Scotland (Trinidad & Tobago) A Historical Note
Port-of-Spain’s Architectural Heritage and the Impending Destruction of
Greyfriars Church of Scotland and Our History - Can you help?
Will the records and registers of Greyfriars Church of Scotland be transferred to the National Archives for safe keeping?
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