Other Congregational Ministries

Since Oakshaw Trinity Church, as an ecumenical congregation, is the sole surviving representative of the Congregational and Evangelical Union tradition in Paisley, we record here the names of those who served in other such congregations in the town.


St James’ Street Independent

1813 – 1823, Hugh Hart


New Street

1845 joined E. U. 1846

1846 – 1848, Alexander M Wilson

1848, Thomas Elder

1849, William Taylor

1849 – 1851, John Aitchison

1851 – 1855, Ebenezer Kennedy

1856 – 1859, George T M Inglis

1860 – 1865, William Park

1866 – 1870, John Spaven

1870 – 1917, Alexander Wilson

1917 – 1945, James Wallace

1945 – 1950, John Logan

1959 – 1977, James G R Strachan

Closed December 1980


Canal Street

1850 – 1862, John L Harrison

1863 – 1864, William Elston

1865 – 1870, Adam Dunlop


Independent E. U.

1897 – 1900, T C MacTrusty

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