Shelburne Parish, Virginia

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Meade's 1861 history of Shelburne Parish is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft#page/270/mode/2up online.]<ref name="meade">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>
  
 
*Hopkins, Margaret Lail and Nancy Hopkins Phillips. ''The Anglican Parishes of Loudoun County, Virginia, Truro, Cameron, and Shelburne, 1736-1805''. Lovettsville, Virginia: Willow Bend Books, 1997. Available at {{FHL|733817|title-id|disp=FHL}}. [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~valoudou/lookups.htm Free Lookups Available!]
 
*Hopkins, Margaret Lail and Nancy Hopkins Phillips. ''The Anglican Parishes of Loudoun County, Virginia, Truro, Cameron, and Shelburne, 1736-1805''. Lovettsville, Virginia: Willow Bend Books, 1997. Available at {{FHL|733817|title-id|disp=FHL}}. [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~valoudou/lookups.htm Free Lookups Available!]
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==== Parish Records  ====
 
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Colonial parish registers have been lost.
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The original Shelburne Parish Vestry Book (1771-1805) is kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. A microfilm copy is available at the Thomas Balch Library, Leesburg, Va.
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The original Shelburne Parish Vestry Book (1771-1805) is kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. A microfilm copy is available at the Thomas Balch Library, Leesburg, Va. They were published in Hopkins' history (see above).
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 23:14, 3 July 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Shelburne Parish

Contents

History

Shelburne Parish has served Loudoun County, Virginia.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Ministers

  • Moore, J. Staunton. The Annals and History of Henrico Parish, Diocese of Virginia: and St. John's P.E. Church. 1904, pp. 165-169. Digital version at Heritage Quest Online ($). [Biography of Rev. Dr. David Griffith, minister of Shelbourne Parish in 1770s.]

Parish History

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

  • Hopkins, Margaret Lail and Nancy Hopkins Phillips. The Anglican Parishes of Loudoun County, Virginia, Truro, Cameron, and Shelburne, 1736-1805. Lovettsville, Virginia: Willow Bend Books, 1997. Available at FHL. Free Lookups Available!

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

Vestry Books

The original Shelburne Parish Vestry Book (1771-1805) is kept at the Library of Virginia. A microfilm copy is available at the Thomas Balch Library, Leesburg, Va. They were published in Hopkins' history (see above).

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. 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.