Lunenburg Parish, Virginia

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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Lunenburg Parish, Virginia|Lunenburg Parish]]''  
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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Lunenburg_Parish,_Virginia|Lunenburg Parish]]''  
  
== History  ==
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=== History  ===
  
Lunenburg Parish has served [[Richmond County, Virginia]].  
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Lunenburg Parish has served [[Richmond County, Virginia]]. The parish's Lower Church was later called St. John's Church.<ref>[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=23530 Saint John's Church], The Historical Marker Database</ref>
  
 
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*1732 from [[North Farnham Parish, Virginia|North Farnham Parish]] <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>
 
*1732 from [[North Farnham Parish, Virginia|North Farnham Parish]] <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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=== Resources ===
  
== Resources ==
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==== Cemetery ====
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{{Find A Grave|2344282|Lower Lunenburg Parish Cemetery}}
  
 
==== Parish History  ====
 
==== Parish History  ====
  
==== Parish&nbsp;Records  ====
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Meade's 1861 history of Lunenburg Parish is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft#page/172/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  ====
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*'''1783-1800''' - Lunenburg Parish Christening Index 1783-1800. Batch {{IGI|C505341}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/3/37/Igivirginia.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1783-1800''' - King, George Harrison Sanford. ''The Registers of North Farnham Parish, 1663 - 1814 and Lunenburg Parish, 1783 - 1800, Richmond County, Virginia''. Fredericksburg, Virginia, 1966. {{FHL|91196|item}}; digital book available at [http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/indexinfo.aspx?ix=qcdva6188_northfarnham World Vital Records] ($).
  
===== Parish Registers =====
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== Websites  ==
  
*King, George Harrison Sanford. ''The Registers of North Farnham Parish, 1663 - 1814 and Lunenburg Parish, 1783 - 1800, Richmond County, Virginia''. Fredericksburg, Virginia, 1966. {{FHL|91196|item}}; digital book available at [http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/indexinfo.aspx?ix=qcdva6188_northfarnham World Vital Records] ($).
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=23530 Saint John's Church], The Historical Marker Database
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 22:44, 3 July 2013

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Contents

History

Lunenburg Parish has served Richmond County, Virginia. The parish's Lower Church was later called St. John's Church.[1]

Founded

Resources

Cemetery

Lower Lunenburg Parish Cemetery database at Find A Grave.

Parish History

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

Parish Records

  • 1783-1800 - Lunenburg Parish Christening Index 1783-1800. Batch C505341 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1783-1800 - King, George Harrison Sanford. The Registers of North Farnham Parish, 1663 - 1814 and Lunenburg Parish, 1783 - 1800, Richmond County, Virginia. Fredericksburg, Virginia, 1966. FHL Collection; digital book available at World Vital Records ($).

Websites

References

  1. Saint John's Church, The Historical Marker Database
  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).
  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. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/3/37/Igivirginia.pdf.