Basilica of Our Lady of the Visitation - HMML Repository

Basilica of Our Lady of the Visitation

Records of the baptisms, confirmations, marriages, deaths, and charitable bequests of the Visitation of Our Lady Church, Għarb, Gozo Island, 1679-1952



Records of the baptisms, confirmations, marriages, deaths, and charitable bequests of the Visitation of Our Lady Church, Għarb, Gozo Island, 1679-1952. Records included historical notes about the parish and cholera outbreak of 1837.

Għarb became a parish on 1679 August 29. The current church was founded in 1699, became the official parish seat in 1729, was consecrated in 1755, and has enjoyed Archipresbyteral rank since 1774 May 19.