Cople Parish, Virginia

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==== Parish History  ====
 
==== Parish History  ====
  
*Davison, Bertha Lawrence Newton. ''The Life of Cople Parish 1664-1964 in Westmoreland County, Virginia''. Bowie, Md.: Heritage Books, 1999. {{FHL|836810|item|disp=FHL Book 975.524 K2d}}
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*Davison, Bertha Lawrence Newton. ''The Life of Cople Parish 1664-1964 in Westmoreland County, Virginia''. Bowie, Md.: Heritage Books, 1999. {{FHL|836810|item|disp=FHL Book 975.524 K2d}}  
 
*Mayo, Wat Tyler, Walter Randolph Crabbe and S. Downing Cox. ''A Sketch of Yeocomico Church (Built 1706) in Cople Parish, Westmorland County, Va.: With a Reference to the Bicentennial Celebration on July 15, 1906, and the Movement to Raise an Endowment Fund for the Preservation of the Church''. FHL
 
*Mayo, Wat Tyler, Walter Randolph Crabbe and S. Downing Cox. ''A Sketch of Yeocomico Church (Built 1706) in Cople Parish, Westmorland County, Va.: With a Reference to the Bicentennial Celebration on July 15, 1906, and the Movement to Raise an Endowment Fund for the Preservation of the Church''. FHL
  
==== Parish Records  ====
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Rev. J. Poyntz Tyler's history of Yeocomico Church, Westmoreland County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by [http://books.google.com/books?id=TSISAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA300&lpg=PA300 Google Books].<ref>''Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia'' (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 300-304.</ref>
  
== Websites ==
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==== Parish Records  ====
  
*[http://www.copleparish.org/ The Episcopal Churches of Cople Parish: Nomini, St. James, Yeocomico] (official site) Parish and church histories; photographs.
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Colonial parish registers have been lost.
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Minutes of the Association for the Preservation of Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County (1906-1973) are kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]].<ref>Dell Upton, ''Holy Things and Profane: Anglican Parish Churches in Virginia'' (Yale University Press, 1997), xi.</ref>
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== Websites  ==
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*[http://www.copleparish.org/ The Episcopal Churches of Cople Parish: Nomini, St. James, Yeocomico] (official site) Parish and church histories; photographs.  
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=22379 Nominy Church], The Historical Marker Database
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=22400 Yeocomico Church], The Historical Marker Database
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 00:10, 25 September 2011

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Contents

History

Cople Parish has served Westmoreland County, Virginia. The parish includes Nomini, St. James, and Yeocomico churches.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

  • Davison, Bertha Lawrence Newton. The Life of Cople Parish 1664-1964 in Westmoreland County, Virginia. Bowie, Md.: Heritage Books, 1999. FHL Book 975.524 K2d
  • Mayo, Wat Tyler, Walter Randolph Crabbe and S. Downing Cox. A Sketch of Yeocomico Church (Built 1706) in Cople Parish, Westmorland County, Va.: With a Reference to the Bicentennial Celebration on July 15, 1906, and the Movement to Raise an Endowment Fund for the Preservation of the Church. FHL

Rev. J. Poyntz Tyler's history of Yeocomico Church, Westmoreland County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by Google Books.[2]

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

Minutes of the Association for the Preservation of Yeocomico Church, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County (1906-1973) are kept at the Library of Virginia.[3]

Websites

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. Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 300-304.
  3. Dell Upton, Holy Things and Profane: Anglican Parish Churches in Virginia (Yale University Press, 1997), xi.