Charles River Parish, Virginia

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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
Charles River Parish has served [[York County, Virginia]]. The parish was renamed [[York Parish, Virginia|York Parish]] by 1642, and renamed [[Yorkhampton_Parish,_Virginia|Yorkhampton Parish]] in 1707.<ref name="vagenweb" />  
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Charles River Parish served [[York County, Virginia]]. The parish was renamed [[York Parish, Virginia|York Parish]] by 1642, and renamed [[Yorkhampton Parish, Virginia|Yorkhampton Parish]] in 1707.<ref name="vagenweb" />  
  
 
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==== Parish History  ====
 
==== 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  ====
 
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Records have not been found for the period this parish was in existence (1630s-1642). Later records do survive, after the parish was renamed, see: [[Yorkhampton_Parish,_Virginia|Yorkhampton Parish]].
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 02:05, 16 July 2011

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Contents

History

Charles River Parish served York County, Virginia. The parish was renamed York Parish by 1642, and renamed Yorkhampton Parish in 1707.[1]

Founded

  • abt 1634[1]
  • Renamed 1642

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

Mary D. Micou's history of The Colonial Churches of York County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by Google Books.[2]

Parish Records

Records have not been found for the period this parish was in existence (1630s-1642). Later records do survive, after the parish was renamed, see: Yorkhampton Parish.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 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), 240-246.