Elizabeth City Parish, Virginia

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=== History  ===
 
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Elizabeth City Parish has served [[Elizabeth City County, Virginia|Elizabeth City]] and [[Warwick, Virginia|Warwick]] counties. In the early 1600s, it was first known as [[Kecoughtan_Parish,_Virginia|Kecoughtan Parish]]. After two centuries of being called Elizabeth City Parish, it was renamed St. John's after the Civil War.  
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Elizabeth City Parish has served [[Elizabeth City County, Virginia|Elizabeth City]] and [[Warwick, Virginia|Warwick]] counties. In the early 1600s, it was first known as [[Kecoughtan Parish, Virginia|Kecoughtan Parish]]. After two centuries of being called Elizabeth City Parish, it was renamed St. John's after the Civil War.  
  
 
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Contents

History

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Elizabeth City Parish has served Elizabeth City and Warwick counties. In the early 1600s, it was first known as Kecoughtan Parish. After two centuries of being called Elizabeth City Parish, it was renamed St. John's after the Civil War.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

Parish Records

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).