James City Parish, Virginia

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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
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==== Founded  ====
 
==== Founded  ====
  
*<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>
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*1607<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  ====
 
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==== Parish History  ====
 
==== Parish History  ====
  
==== Parish&nbsp;Records  ====
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Meade's 1861 history of the six parishes of James City is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis01meaduoft#page/62/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>
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==== Parish Records  ====
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Colonial parish registers have been lost.
  
== Websites ==
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== Websites ==
  
*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=17053 Jamestown's Churches], The Historical Marker Database. Includes brief histories of the first, second, third, fourth, and fifth churches at Jamestown.
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=17053 Jamestown's Churches], The Historical Marker Database. Includes brief histories of the first, second, third, fourth, and fifth churches at Jamestown.  
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=2442 Church on the Main], The Historical Marker Database
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=31079 Glebe Land], The Historical Marker Database
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 00:06, 3 July 2013

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Contents

History

James City Parish has served James City County, Virginia.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

Meade's 1861 history of the six parishes of James City is available online.[2]

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

Websites

  • Jamestown's Churches, The Historical Marker Database. Includes brief histories of the first, second, third, fourth, and fifth churches at Jamestown.
  • Church on the Main, The Historical Marker Database
  • Glebe Land, The Historical Marker Database

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. 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.