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Newport Parish has served Isle of Wight County, Virginia. It was also known as Old Brick Church. It is currently located in Smithfield, Virginia and known as St. Luke's Church.
- bef 1734
The graves at St. Luke's Church Cemetery are transcribed and mapped at the church website.
The original Newport Parish Vestry Book, dated 1724-1772, is kept at the Library of Virginia. Abstracts:
- Hopkins, William Lindsay. Suffolk Parish Vestry Book, 1749-1784, Nansemond County, Virginia, and Newport Parish Vestry Book, 1724-1772, Isle of Wight County, Virginia. Richmond, Va.: W.L. Hopkins, 1988. Available at FHL.
- ↑ 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).