Accomack Parish, Virginia

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The Parishes in Accomac County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by [http://books.google.com/books?id=TSISAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA304&lpg=PA304 Google Books].<ref>''Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia'' (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 304-309.</ref>
 
The Parishes in Accomac County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by [http://books.google.com/books?id=TSISAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA304&lpg=PA304 Google Books].<ref>''Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia'' (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 304-309.</ref>
  
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Colonial parish registers have been lost.
  
 
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The original Accomack Parish vestry books are kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. Copies (years 1723-1784): {{FHL|332868|item|disp=FHL Film 30107 Item 4}}  
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The original Accomack Parish vestry books are kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. Copies (years 1723-1784): {{FHL|332868|item|disp=FHL Film 30107 Item 4}}
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==

Revision as of 00:22, 25 September 2011

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Accomack Parish

Contents

History

Accomack Parish has served Accomack County, Virginia. The Parish Church is called Emmanuel Episcopal Church.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Cemetery

A page has been created for Emmanuel Episcopal Church Cemetery at Find A Grave, but only a few tombstones are described.

Census

Parish History

The Parishes in Accomac County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by Google Books.[2]

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

Overseers of the Poor
  • Walczyk, Gail M. New Meetings of the Overseers of the Poor for Accomack & St. Georges Parish, September 1787-1819. Coram, N.Y.: Peter's Row, 2003. FHL Book 975.516 P3w
Vestry Books

The original Accomack Parish vestry books are kept at the Library of Virginia. Copies (years 1723-1784): FHL Film 30107 Item 4

Websites

References

  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. Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 304-309.