Hamilton Parish, Virginia

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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
Hamilton Parish has served [[Stafford County, Virginia|Stafford]], [[Prince William County, Virginia|Prince William]], and [[Fauquier County, Virginia|Fauquier]] counties.  
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Hamilton Parish has served [[Stafford County, Virginia|Stafford]], [[Prince William County, Virginia|Prince William]], and [[Fauquier County, Virginia|Fauquier]] counties. Elk Run Church and Turkey Run Church fell within the bounds of this parish.<ref name="meade"/>
  
 
==== Founded  ====
 
==== Founded  ====
  
 
*1730<ref>Freddie Spradlin, [http://vagenweb.org/parishes.htm "Parishes of Virginia,"] VAGenWeb, accessed 29 January 2011; [http://vagenweb.org/hening/''Hening's Statutes at Large;''] Emily J. Salmon and Edward D.C. Campbell Jr., ''The Hornbook of Virginia History'' (Richmond: Library of Virginia, 1994).</ref>
 
*1730<ref>Freddie Spradlin, [http://vagenweb.org/parishes.htm "Parishes of Virginia,"] VAGenWeb, accessed 29 January 2011; [http://vagenweb.org/hening/''Hening's Statutes at Large;''] Emily J. Salmon and Edward D.C. Campbell Jr., ''The Hornbook of Virginia History'' (Richmond: Library of Virginia, 1994).</ref>
 
==== Boundary  ====
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Parish History  ====
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==== Parish History ====
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Meade's 1861 history of Hamilton Parish is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft#page/216/mode/2up online.]<ref name="meade">William Meade, ''Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia'', 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: [http://www.archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis01meaduoft Vol. I] and [http://archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft Vol. II].</ref>
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==== Parish Records ====
  
==== Parish&nbsp;Records  ====
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Colonial parish registers have been lost.
  
For a list of vestrymen in 1757, see:
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For a list of vestrymen in 1757, see:  
  
 
*Ljungstedt, Mrs. Milnor, "Hamilton Parish,"&nbsp;''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Second Series, Vol. 4, No. 1 (Jan., 1924), p. 46. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1920939 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).
 
*Ljungstedt, Mrs. Milnor, "Hamilton Parish,"&nbsp;''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Second Series, Vol. 4, No. 1 (Jan., 1924), p. 46. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1920939 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).

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Contents

History

Hamilton Parish has served Stafford, Prince William, and Fauquier counties. Elk Run Church and Turkey Run Church fell within the bounds of this parish.[1]

Founded

Resources

Parish History

Meade's 1861 history of Hamilton Parish is available online.[1]

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

For a list of vestrymen in 1757, see:

  • Ljungstedt, Mrs. Milnor, "Hamilton Parish," The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 4, No. 1 (Jan., 1924), p. 46. FHL Book 973 H25w; digital version at JSTOR ($).

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 William Meade, Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia, 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: Vol. I and Vol. II.
  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).

County:Fauquier County, Virginia