Major Sects
FoundedSectFounder(s)

1998  Internet Search Larry Page and Sergey Brin
1901  PentecostalCharles Fox Parham and William Seymour
1874  Jehovah WitnessCharles Taze Russell

1865  Salvation ArmyWilliam Booth
1860  EvangelicalHenry Ward Beecher, Phillips Brooks, Josiah Strong, Russell Conwell, Dwight Moody
1837  HolinessPhoebe Palmer

1830  Latter-day Saints (Mormons)Joseph Smith
1820  Fundamentalist-BibleJohn Nelson Darby, Dwight Moody, Cyrus Scofield, J. Gresham Machen
1816  AdventistWilliam Miller

1809  Christian (Stone-Campbell Movement)Thomas Campbell
1790  Reformed
1783  EpiscopalSamuel Seabury and Anglican Clergy after the American Revolution

1739  MethodistJohn and Charles Wesley
1700  Other
1690  Brethren and PietistJakob Philip Spener

1650  Friends (Quaker)George Fox
1605  BaptistJohn Smyth
1582  CongregationalRobert Brown

1555  Calvinist-PresbyterianJohn Knox and John Calvin
1534  AnglicanKing Henry VIII
1530  Hutterian

1525  Mennonite(Anabaptists)Menno Simons
1515  LutheranMartin Luther
1070  Disputed Apostolic AuthorityMany

1054  OrthodoxPatriarchs
80  Early Century SectsMany
33  Catholic ChurchJesus Christ