South Farnham Parish, Virginia

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Meade's 1861 history of South Farnham Parish is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis01meaduoft#page/388/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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Colonial parish registers have been lost.  
 
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The vestry book dated 1739 to 1779 survives. Microfilm copies at the [[Library of Virginia]] and Family History Library: {{FHL|364945|item|disp=FHL Film 33934}}.  
 
The vestry book dated 1739 to 1779 survives. Microfilm copies at the [[Library of Virginia]] and Family History Library: {{FHL|364945|item|disp=FHL Film 33934}}.  

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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  South Farnham Parish

Contents

History

South Farnham Parish has served (Old) Rappahannock and Essex counties.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

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

Parish Registers

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

Vestry Books

The vestry book dated 1739 to 1779 survives. Microfilm copies at the Library of Virginia and Family History Library: FHL Film 33934.

Published version:

The Vestry Book of South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia, 1739-1779 published by Ann K. Blomquist

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.