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Sacramental Records Inventory for Boston Parishes

The establishment date is indicated in parentheses.  If the parish was orginially an ethnic one, this is also indicated

Boston.   Cathedral of the Holy Cross [1788] 
Baptisms
 1789-1928
Marriages
 1789-1925
Confirmations
 1803, 1810-1823, 1864-1926
Burials
 1789-1822
Ordinations
 1815-1822
 
Boston.  Holy Trinity [1836]  [German]
Baptisms
 1836-1921
Marriages
 1836-1914 
Deaths
 1856-1877
 
Boston.  Immaculate Conception [1853] 
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1865-1923
Marriages
 1870-1971
Confirmations
 1860-1900
  
Boston.  Our Lady of Ostrobrama [1917]  [Polish]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1916-1964 
Marriages
 1916-1964
Deaths
 1916-1964 
  
Boston.  Our Lady of Pompeii  [1903]  [Italian]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1903-1964
Marriages
 1903-1963
First Communions
Confirmations
 1909-1964
  
Boston.  Our Lady of Victories [1880]  [French]
Baptisms
 1880-1905
Marriages
 1880-1911
Confirmations 
 1884-1920
First Communions
 1885-1912
Deaths
 1884-1885, 1889-1920
 
Boston.  Sacred Heart [1888] 
Baptisms
 1888-1929
Marriages
 1889-1928
 
Boston.  St. Cecilia [1888] 
Baptisms
 1889-1919
Marriages
 1888-1911
 
Boston.  St James the Greater [1854]
Baptisms
 1854-1903
Marriages
 1855-1908
Confirmations
 1858-1900
 
Boston.  St. John the Baptist
[Free Church]  [1843]
In 1862, St. John the Baptist became St. Stephen.
All records kept under St. Stephen. 
   
Boston.  St. Joseph
[1862]  
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1862-1932
Marriages
 1862-1923
Confirmations
 1895-1953
  
Boston.  St. Leonard of Port Maurice [1873]  [Italian]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms 
 1873-1929
Marriages 
 1873-1922
Confirmations
 1876-1935
 
Boston.  St. Mary [1834] 
Baptisms
 1836-1921
Marriages 
 1836-1921
First Communions
 1866-1915
Confirmations
 1866-1911
  
Boston.  St. Stephen [1843]  
Prior to 1862, St. Stephen was known as St. John the Baptist.
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1842-1947
Marriages
 1842-1928
First Communions
 1875-1930
Confirmations
 1875-1930
 
Boston [Brighton]  St. Columbkille [1871]
Baptisms
 1857-1900
Marriages
 1857-1907
Confirmations
 1855-1895
  
Boston  [Charlestown]   St. Catherine of Siena [1887] 
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms 
 1888-1921
Marriages
 1888-1941
Confirmations
 1894-1944

Boston [Charlestown]  St. Francis de Sales [1859] 
Baptisms
 1861-1893
Marriages 
 1862-1908
  
Boston [Charlestown]  St. Mary [1828]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1829-1918
Marriages
 1830-1909
Confirmations
 1925-1933
Deaths and Burials
 1823-1836
Sick Calls
 1927-1943
  
Boston [Dorchester]  St. Ann [1889]  
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1889-1904
Deaths
 1933-1942
 
Boston [Dorchester]  St. Gregory [1862]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1859-1913
Marriages
 1863-1913
Sick Calls
 1915-1949
  
Boston [Dorchester]  St. Leo [1902] 
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms 
 1902-1949
Marriages
 1902-1922
Confirmations
 1905-1950
Sick Calls
 1935-1961
  
Boston [Dorchester]  St. Margaret [1893] 
Baptisms 
 1893-1918
Marriages 
 1893-1919
Confirmations
 1894-1915
  
Boston [Dorchester]  St. Peter [1872] 
Baptisms
 1872-1895
Marriages
 1872-1897
Confirmations
 1882-1928
 
Boston [East Boston]  Most Holy Redeemer [1844] 
Prior to 1856 Most Holy Redeemer was known as St. Nicholas
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1844-1926
Marriages
 1844-1939
Confirmations
 1851-1956
 
Boston [East Boston]  Our Lady of the Assumption
[1869]
Baptisms 
 1869-1900
Marriages
 1870-1897
Confirmations
 1874-1894
 
Boston [East Boston]  Sacred Heart [1873] 
Baptisms
 1873-1906
Confirmations
 1874-1895
  
Boston [East Boston]  St. Joseph [1914]
See Boston [East Boston], Most Holy Redeemer for records prior to 1914. 
Records after 1914 are at the parish.

Boston [East Boston]  St. Lazarus [1892]
Baptisms
 1904-1917
  
Boston [East Boston]  St. Mary Star of the Sea [1864] 
Baptisms
 1866-1897
See  Boston, St. John the Baptist and East Boston, Holy Redeemer for records prior to 1865.  
  
Boston [Forest Hills]  St. Andrew [1918]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Deaths
 1967-1977
   
Boston [Hyde Park]  Most Precious Blood [1870]
Called Church of the Epiphany 1870-1875 when the church burned. 
Records from 1870-1880 are incomplete.
Baptisms
 1870-1916 [gaps 1872-1878]
Marriages
 1870-1915 [gaps 1872-1878]
Confirmations
 1880-1920 
  
Boston [Jamaica Plain]  Blessed Sacrament [1891]
Baptisms 
 1892-1903
Marriages 
 1892-1908
Confirmations
 1892-1910
  
Boston [Jamaica Plain]  St. Thomas Aquinas [1869]  
Baptisms
 1869-1923
Marriages
 1869-1907
Confirmations
 1869-1928
First Communions
 1899-1927,  gaps
 
Boston [Roslindale]  Sacred Heart [1893] 
Baptisms
 1893-1921
Marriages
 1893-1928
  
Boston [Roxbury]  All Saints
[1894] 
Baptisms 
 1896-1908
Marriages
 1896-1908
  
Boston [Roxbury]  Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help [1869] [Mission Church]
Baptisms 
 1883-1901
Marriages
 1883-1913
Confirmations
 1885-1909
 
Boston [Roxbury]    St. Francis de Sales [1867] 
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1861-1928
Marriages
 1861-1928
Confirmations
 1876-1932
  
Boston [Roxbury]  St. Joseph [1845]  
Baptisms 
 1845-1901
Baptisms [NE Hospital]
 1885-1901
Marriages 
 1845-1901
Confirmations
 1869-1871
  
Boston [Roxbury]   St. Patrick [1836] 
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1836-1968
Marriages
 1836-1955
First Communions
 1947-1988
Confirmations
 1871-1960
  
Boston [Roxbury]  St. Philip [1895] 
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1895-1923
Marriages 
 1895-1908
Confirmations
 1896-1937
  
Boston [South Boston]  Gate of Heaven [1866] 
Baptisms
 1866-1900
Marriages
 1867-1916
First Communions
 1873-1908
Confirmations
 1873-1908
  
Boston [South Boston]  Our Lady of Czestochowa [1893]  [Polish]
Baptisms 
 1893-1917
Marriages
 1893-1916
  
Boston [South Boston]  Our Lady of the Holy Rosary [1884]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms 
 1884-1936
Marriages
 1884-1941
Confirmations
 1903-1939
  
Boston [South Boston]  St. Augustine [1868]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1868-1922
Marriages
 1868-1921
Marriage Promises
 1908-1919
First communions
 1919-1931
Confirmations
 1896-1933
  
Boston [South Boston]  St. Vincent de Paul [1848]
Baptisms
 1862-1909
Marriages 
 1862-1909
Confirmations
 1879-1930 
  
Boston [South Boston]  SS. Peter and Paul [1844]
Baptisms
 1847-Jan 1917
Marriages
 1847-1910
Confirmations
 1865-1905
 
Boston [West Roxbury]  Holy Name [1927]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms
 1927-1937
Marriages
 Aug. – Dec. 1937
First Communions
 1929-1958
Confirmations
 1928-1958
Burials
 1937-1958
  
Boston [West Roxbury]  St. Theresa [1895]
[Records after 1930 are closed to general research.]
Baptisms 
 1896-1954
Marriages 
 1896-1941
First Communions
 1941-1953
Confirmations
 1902-1935