Elizabeth City Parish, Virginia

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=== History  ===
 
=== 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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[[Image:Elizabethcitychurch.jpg|thumb|right|300px]] 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.  
  
 
==== Founded  ====
 
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=== Resources  ===
 
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==== Cemetery ====
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{{Wikipedia|St. John's Episcopal Church (Hampton, Virginia)}}  
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{{Wikipedia|St. John's Episcopal Church (Hampton, Virginia)}} 
 
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*[http://www.stjohnshampton.org St. John's Episcopal Church, Hampton, VA] (official website)  
 
*[http://www.stjohnshampton.org St. John's Episcopal Church, Hampton, VA] (official website)  
 
*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=33903 First Church at Kecoughtan Marker], The Historical Marker Database  
 
*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=33903 First Church at Kecoughtan Marker], The Historical Marker Database  

Revision as of 23:45, 7 March 2011

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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

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Cemetery

Parish History

  • Mason, George Carrington. "The Earliest Known Church of Elizabeth City Parish," The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 54, No. 1 (Jan., 1946), pp. 17-20. FHL Book 975.5 B2v; digital version at JSTOR ($).

Parish Records

Websites

 
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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).