History of Holy Child Jesus Church

The Roman Catholic Parish of the Holy Child Jesus in Richmond Hill was formed in 1910 when the increasing number of Catholic families necessitated a division of St. Benedict Joseph's parish.

You can read a detailed history here.

As another option, you can also get information on the history of our parish, and our neighborhood at the Richmond Hill Historical Society's websiteTheir site is a great resource, full of information, maps, and links dealing with old Richmond Hill. Please visit them if you get a chance.