St. Patricks Parish, Virginia

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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
St. Patrick's Parish has served [[Prince Edward County, Virginia]].  
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St. Patrick's Parish has served [[Prince Edward County, Virginia]]. The Chapel or Watkin's Church, French's Church, and Sandy River Church all fell within its bounds.<ref name="meade"/>
  
 
==== 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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*1755<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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==== Boundary  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Parish History  ====
 
==== Parish History  ====
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Meade's 1861 history of St. Patrick's Parish is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft#page/24/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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*Morton, Mrs. W.S. "The Dwelling House on the Glebe Land in the Parish of Saint Patrick in Prince Edward County,"&nbsp;''The William and Mary Quarterly'', Second Series, Vol. 17, No. 3 (Jul., 1937), pp. 409-410. {{FHL|248629|item|disp=FHL Book 973 H25w}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1925106 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).
  
 
==== Parish Records  ====
 
==== Parish Records  ====
  
===== Vestry Books =====
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Colonial parish registers do not survive.
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Lists of names (1897 and 1902) have been abstracted: {{FHL|722593|item|disp=FHL Film 850108 Item 4}}.<br>
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===== Vestry Books =====
  
The original St. Patrick's Vestry Book (1755-1774) is kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]].
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The original St. Patrick's Vestry Book and Land Processioning (1755-1774) is kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. It has been microfilmed:&nbsp;{{FHL|365260|item|disp=FHL Film 33857}}. A partial index is available: {{FHL|623207|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5632 K22p}}.
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

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Contents

History

St. Patrick's Parish has served Prince Edward County, Virginia. The Chapel or Watkin's Church, French's Church, and Sandy River Church all fell within its bounds.[1]

Founded

Resources

Parish History

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

  • Morton, Mrs. W.S. "The Dwelling House on the Glebe Land in the Parish of Saint Patrick in Prince Edward County," The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 17, No. 3 (Jul., 1937), pp. 409-410. FHL Book 973 H25w; digital version at JSTOR ($).

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers do not survive.

Lists of names (1897 and 1902) have been abstracted: FHL Film 850108 Item 4.

Vestry Books

The original St. Patrick's Vestry Book and Land Processioning (1755-1774) is kept at the Library of Virginia. It has been microfilmed: FHL Film 33857. A partial index is available: FHL Book 975.5632 K22p.

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).