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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
  
Charles Parish has served [[York County, Virginia]].  
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Charles Parish has served [[York County, Virginia]]. Formerly known as [[New_Poquoson_Parish,_Virginia|New Poquoson Parish]].<ref>[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=34008 Charles Church], The Historical Marker Database.</ref>
  
 
==== Founded  ====
 
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==== Boundary  ====
 
==== Boundary  ====
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The boundaries of Charles Parish, as described in the act creating the parish, are listed in:
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*"Charles Parish, in York County," ''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Vol. 20, No. 2 (Oct. 1911):142. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1921474 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).
  
 
=== Resources  ===
 
=== Resources  ===
  
==== Parish History ====
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==== Parish History ====
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Mary D. Micou's history of The Colonial Churches of York County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by [http://books.google.com/books?id=TSISAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA240&lpg=PA240 Google Books].<ref>''Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia'' (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 240-246.</ref>
  
 
==== Parish Records  ====
 
==== Parish Records  ====
  
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===== Parish Registers =====
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*Bell, Landon C. ''Charles Parish, York County, Virginia''.''History and Registers''. Richmond, Va.: The Virginia State Library Board. Includes brief history, list of ministers, parish register births (1648-1789) and deaths (1665-1787).
 
*Kinard, June. ''Charles Parish Records, York County, Virginia, 1648-1789 ''[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1998. Available at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3479 Ancestry] ($).
 
*Kinard, June. ''Charles Parish Records, York County, Virginia, 1648-1789 ''[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1998. Available at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3479 Ancestry] ($).
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== Websites ==
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=34008 Charles Church], The Historical Marker Database
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

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Contents

History

Charles Parish has served York County, Virginia. Formerly known as New Poquoson Parish.[1]

Founded

Boundary

The boundaries of Charles Parish, as described in the act creating the parish, are listed in:

  • "Charles Parish, in York County," The William and Mary Quarterly, Vol. 20, No. 2 (Oct. 1911):142. FHL Book 973 H25w; digital version at JSTOR ($).

Resources

Parish History

Mary D. Micou's history of The Colonial Churches of York County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by Google Books.[3]

Parish Records

Parish Registers
  • Bell, Landon C. Charles Parish, York County, Virginia.History and Registers. Richmond, Va.: The Virginia State Library Board. Includes brief history, list of ministers, parish register births (1648-1789) and deaths (1665-1787).
  • Kinard, June. Charles Parish Records, York County, Virginia, 1648-1789 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1998. Available at Ancestry ($).

Websites

References

  1. Charles Church, The Historical Marker Database.
  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).
  3. Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 240-246.