Hungars Parish, Virginia

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==== Cemetery<br>  ====
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A survey of the graves at Hungar's Church was published in 1984.<ref>Jean M. Mihalyka and Alice B. Deal, ''Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia'' (Richmond, Va.: Virginia State Library, c1984).</ref> This survey is available online at [http://easternshorestuff.com/cemeteryproject/hungars/hungar.htm Eastern Shore Stuff]. {{FHL|433468|item|disp=FHL Book 975.515 V3m 1984}}.<br>
  
 
==== Ministers  ====
 
==== Ministers  ====
  
Ann Graves was married to three rectors of Hungar's Parish: (1) William Cotton, (2) Nathaniel Eaton, and (3) Francis Doughty. Their biographies are published in:
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Ann Graves was married to three rectors of Hungar's Parish: (1) William Cotton, (2) Nathaniel Eaton, and (3) Francis Doughty. Their biographies are published in:  
  
 
*Hiden, Mrs. P.W. "Three Rectors of Hungar's Parish and Their Wife," ''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Vol. 19, No. 1 (Jan. 1939):34-41; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1923039 JSTOR] ($); Addenda: Vol. 19, No. 3 (Jul. 1939):299-301. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1925261 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).
 
*Hiden, Mrs. P.W. "Three Rectors of Hungar's Parish and Their Wife," ''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Vol. 19, No. 1 (Jan. 1939):34-41; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1923039 JSTOR] ($); Addenda: Vol. 19, No. 3 (Jul. 1939):299-301. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1925261 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).
  
 
==== Parish History  ====
 
==== Parish History  ====
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Meade's 1861 history of Hungar's Parish is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis01meaduoft#page/252/mode/2up online.]<ref>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>
  
 
*Stitt, Susan. "The Will of Stephen Charlton and Hungars Parish Glebe,"&nbsp;''The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography'', Vol. 77, No. 3 (Jul., 1969), pp. 259-276. {{FHL|16216|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 B2v}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4247484 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).  
 
*Stitt, Susan. "The Will of Stephen Charlton and Hungars Parish Glebe,"&nbsp;''The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography'', Vol. 77, No. 3 (Jul., 1969), pp. 259-276. {{FHL|16216|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 B2v}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4247484 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).  
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==== Parish Records  ====
 
==== Parish Records  ====
  
The original parish register is lost, but two years of entries, dating from the Restoration, were recorded in civil court books kept in the [[Northampton County, Virginia#County_Courthouse|Northampton County Courthouse]].  
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The original parish register is lost, but two years of entries, dating from the Restoration, were recorded in civil court books kept in the [[Northampton County, Virginia#County_Courthouse|Northampton County Courthouse]].&nbsp;Births, marriages, and burials from Lady's Day 1660 (March 25) to Lady's Day 1661 (March 25) were recorded in Northampton County's Book of Orders, Deeds, &amp;c. Abstracts:  
 
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Births, marriages, and burials from Lady's Day 1660 (March 25) to Lady's Day 1661 (March 25) were recorded in Northampton County's Book of Orders, Deeds, &amp;c. Abstracts:  
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*Robertson, Thomas B. "Hungars Parish Records for 1660-1661," ''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Vol. 18, No. 3 (Jan. 1910):178-181. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital versions at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1915695 JSTOR]&nbsp;($) and [http://files.usgwarchives.org/va/northampton/vitals/16601661.txt USGenWeb Archives]. Republished in ''Genie ''(Journal of the Ark-La-Tex Genealogical Association), Vol. 14, No. 4 (Oct. 1980).
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*Robertson, Thomas B. "Hungars Parish Records for 1660-1661," ''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Vol. 18, No. 3 (Jan. 1910):178-181. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital versions at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1915695 JSTOR] - free and [http://files.usgwarchives.net/va/northampton/vitals/16601661.txt USGenWeb Archives]. Republished in ''Genie ''(Journal of the Ark-La-Tex Genealogical Association), Vol. 14, No. 4 (Oct. 1980).
  
 
Births, marriages, and burials from Lady's Day 1661 (March 25) to Lady's Day 1662 (March 25) were recorded in Northampton County's Book of Deeds, Wills, &amp;c. (1657-1666). Abstracts:  
 
Births, marriages, and burials from Lady's Day 1661 (March 25) to Lady's Day 1662 (March 25) were recorded in Northampton County's Book of Deeds, Wills, &amp;c. (1657-1666). Abstracts:  
  
*Robertson, Thomas B. "Hungars Parish Records," ''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Vol. 22, No. 1 (Jul., 1913), pp. 39-43. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1915071 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).
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*Robertson, Thomas B. "Hungars Parish Records," ''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Vol. 22, No. 1 (Jul., 1913), pp. 39-43. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1915071 JSTOR] - free.
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==

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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Hungars Parish

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Contents

History

Hungars Parish has served Northampton County, Virginia.

Founded

Boundary

Lost Records

Colonial parish registers are lost

Resources

Hungarsparishglebe.jpg

Cemetery

A survey of the graves at Hungar's Church was published in 1984.[2] This survey is available online at Eastern Shore Stuff. FHL Book 975.515 V3m 1984.

Ministers

Ann Graves was married to three rectors of Hungar's Parish: (1) William Cotton, (2) Nathaniel Eaton, and (3) Francis Doughty. Their biographies are published in:

  • Hiden, Mrs. P.W. "Three Rectors of Hungar's Parish and Their Wife," The William and Mary Quarterly, Vol. 19, No. 1 (Jan. 1939):34-41; digital version at JSTOR ($); Addenda: Vol. 19, No. 3 (Jul. 1939):299-301. FHL Book 973 H25w; digital version at JSTOR ($).

Parish History

Meade's 1861 history of Hungar's Parish is available online.[3]

  • Stitt, Susan. "The Will of Stephen Charlton and Hungars Parish Glebe," The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 77, No. 3 (Jul., 1969), pp. 259-276. FHL Book 975.5 B2v; digital version at JSTOR ($).
  • Upshur, Anne Floyed and Wilsom M. Stitt. The History of Hungars Episcopal Church, Hungars Parish, Northampton County, Bridgetown, Virginia. Undated pamphlet. Digital version at ghotes of Virginia.

M.C. Howard's history of Hungars Church, Northampton County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by Google Books.[4]

Parish Records

The original parish register is lost, but two years of entries, dating from the Restoration, were recorded in civil court books kept in the Northampton County Courthouse. Births, marriages, and burials from Lady's Day 1660 (March 25) to Lady's Day 1661 (March 25) were recorded in Northampton County's Book of Orders, Deeds, &c. Abstracts:

  • Robertson, Thomas B. "Hungars Parish Records for 1660-1661," The William and Mary Quarterly, Vol. 18, No. 3 (Jan. 1910):178-181. FHL Book 973 H25w; digital versions at JSTOR - free and USGenWeb Archives. Republished in Genie (Journal of the Ark-La-Tex Genealogical Association), Vol. 14, No. 4 (Oct. 1980).

Births, marriages, and burials from Lady's Day 1661 (March 25) to Lady's Day 1662 (March 25) were recorded in Northampton County's Book of Deeds, Wills, &c. (1657-1666). Abstracts:

  • Robertson, Thomas B. "Hungars Parish Records," The William and Mary Quarterly, Vol. 22, No. 1 (Jul., 1913), pp. 39-43. FHL Book 973 H25w; digital version at JSTOR - free.

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. Jean M. Mihalyka and Alice B. Deal, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia (Richmond, Va.: Virginia State Library, c1984).
  3. 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.
  4. Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 286-299.