St. Marks Parish, Virginia

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=== History  ===
  
== History  ==
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St. Mark's Parish has served [[Spotsylvania County, Virginia|Spotsylvania]], [[Orange County, Virginia|Orange]], and [[Culpeper County, Virginia|Culpeper]] counties. During the colonial period, Little Fork Church served parishioners as a chapel of ease.<ref>Wikipedia Contributors, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Fork_Church "Little Fork Church,"] ''Wikipedia,'' accessed 28 February 2011.</ref>  
 
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St. Mark's Parish has served [[Spotsylvania County, Virginia|Spotsylvania]], [[Orange County, Virginia|Orange]], and [[Culpeper County, Virginia|Culpeper]] counties. During the colonial period, Little Fork Church served parishioners as a chapel of ease.<ref>Wikipedia Contributors, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Fork_Church "Little Fork Church,"] ''Wikipedia,'' accessed 28 February 2011.</ref>
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The original St. Mark's Parish Vestry Books (1730-1843) are kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]].  
 
The original St. Mark's Parish Vestry Books (1730-1843) are kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]].  
  
== Websites ==
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{{Wikipedia|Little Fork Church}}
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{{Wikipedia|Little Fork Church}}  
  
 
*[http://www.littleforkchurch.net/ Little Fork Church] (official site). History, photographs.
 
*[http://www.littleforkchurch.net/ Little Fork Church] (official site). History, photographs.

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Contents

History

St. Mark's Parish has served Spotsylvania, Orange, and Culpeper counties. During the colonial period, Little Fork Church served parishioners as a chapel of ease.[1]

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

  • Slaughter, Philip. A History of St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia: With Notes of Old Churches and Old Families, and Illustrations of the Manners and Customs of the Olden Time. Baltimore, Md.: Innes & Co., Printers, 1877. Original edition: FHL Collection; digital versions at Ancestry ($) and Family History Archives. 1990 reprint: FHL Collection.

Parish Records

Vestry Books

The original St. Mark's Parish Vestry Books (1730-1843) are kept at the Library of Virginia.

Websites

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Little Fork Church

References

  1. Wikipedia Contributors, "Little Fork Church," Wikipedia, accessed 28 February 2011.
  2. 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).