Accomac Parish, Virginia

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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
Abingdon Parish serves [[Accomack County, Virginia]] and [[Northampton County, Virginia]].  
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Accomac Parish served [[Accomack County, Virginia]] and [[Northampton County, Virginia]] from 1634 to 1643 when its name was changed to [[Northampton Parish, Virginia|Northampton Parish]].<ref name="fred" />
  
 
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*1634<ref>Freddie Spradlin, [http://vagenweb.org/parishes.htm "Parishes of Virginia,"] VAGenWeb, accessed 29 January 2011; [http://vagenweb.org/hening/''Hening's Statutes at Large;''] Emily J. Salmon and Edward D.C. Campbell Jr., ''The Hornbook of Virginia History'' (Richmond: Library of Virginia, 1994).</ref>
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*1634<ref name="fred">Freddie Spradlin, [http://vagenweb.org/parishes.htm "Parishes of Virginia,"] VAGenWeb, accessed 29 January 2011; [http://vagenweb.org/hening/''Hening's Statutes at Large;''] Emily J. Salmon and Edward D.C. Campbell Jr., ''The Hornbook of Virginia History'' (Richmond: Library of Virginia, 1994).</ref>
 
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==== Boundary  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Church History  ====
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==== Parish History ====
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Meade's 1861 history of Accomac Parish is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis01meaduoft#page/264/mode/2up online.]<ref>William Meade, ''Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia'', 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: [http://www.archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis01meaduoft Vol. I] and [http://archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft Vol. II].</ref>
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==== Parish Records ====
  
==== Church Records  ====
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No parish records are known to survive during the years this parish operated (1634 to 1643).
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Contents

History

Accomac Parish served Accomack County, Virginia and Northampton County, Virginia from 1634 to 1643 when its name was changed to Northampton Parish.[1]

Founded

Resources

Parish History

Meade's 1861 history of Accomac Parish is available online.[2]

Parish Records

No parish records are known to survive during the years this parish operated (1634 to 1643).

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Freddie Spradlin, "Parishes of Virginia," VAGenWeb, accessed 29 January 2011; Hening's Statutes at Large; Emily J. Salmon and Edward D.C. Campbell Jr., The Hornbook of Virginia History (Richmond: Library of Virginia, 1994).
  2. William Meade, Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia, 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: Vol. I and Vol. II.