Thomastown, VIC - Lutheran (20621)

Year Built: 1856

Denomination: Lutheran

Address: German Lane, Thomastown, Victoria, 3074

Last Updated: 10/01/2021

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History and Architecture:

The Church was erected in 1856 and opened by Pastor Goethe on 17 November. It is the oldest Lutheran Church in Victoria. Constructed of blue stone the floors and ceilings are made of imported softwood.

Clergy:

This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.
Further submissions welcomed.

Years Name Annotation D.o.B D.o.D
1852 - 1867 Pastor M Goethe
1868 - 1914 Pastor H Herlitz 1940
1914 - 1923 Pastor K E. Gutekunst
1923 - 1934 Pastor Frank UELCA
1935 - 1941 Pastor H O.E. Steininger UELCA
1941 - 1947 Pastor J. G. Simpfendoerfer UELCA
1947 - 1951 Pastor P A. Scherer UELCA
1951 - 1964 Pastor H E.O. Steininger UELCA
1960 - 1966 Pastor G Klein UELCA
1964 - 1973 Pastor E. S Seyler UELCA
1967 - 1980 Pastor W Metzner LCA
1973 - 1974 Pastor H Prey LCA
1975 - 1982 Pastor Kostizen LCA
1983 - Pastor J Achilles LCA
1983 - 1992 Pastor G N Zweck LCA
1994 - Pastor S. J. Pietsch LCA

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Contributions:

Lutheran Church Historical Society