Ware Parish, Virginia

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More than 600 graves at the parish cemetery are described at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=641547&CScntry=4&CSst=48&CScnty=2838&CSsr=101& Find A Grave].  
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The Virginia State Library published a survey of the graves at Ware Church Cemetery in 1959.<ref>''Epitaphs of Gloucester and Mathews Counties in Tidewater Virginia through 1865'' (Richmond, Va.: Virginia State Library, 1959).</ref> {{FHL|388829|item|disp=FHL Book 975.53 V3e}} (pages 70 to 92).<br>
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More than 600 graves at the parish cemetery are described at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=641547&CScntry=4&CSst=48&CScnty=2838&CSsr=101& Find A Grave].
  
 
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Revision as of 21:58, 9 January 2012

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Contents

History

Ware Parish has served Gloucester County, Virginia.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Warechurchentrance.jpg

Cemetery

The Virginia State Library published a survey of the graves at Ware Church Cemetery in 1959.[2] FHL Book 975.53 V3e (pages 70 to 92).

More than 600 graves at the parish cemetery are described at Find A Grave.

Parish History

  • Jones, Spotswood Hunnicutt. The World of Ware Parish in Gloucester County, Virginia. Richmond, Va.: The Dietz Press, 1991. ISBN 0-87517-063-3. Library of Congress Number: 91-91176

Rev. William Byrd Lee's history of Ware Church, Gloucester County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by Google Books.[3]

Abingdon and Ware Parish reports:[4]

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

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. Epitaphs of Gloucester and Mathews Counties in Tidewater Virginia through 1865 (Richmond, Va.: Virginia State Library, 1959).
  3. Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 216-229.
  4. Francis Lister Hawks, A Narrative of Events Connected with the Rise and Progress of the Protestant Episcopal Church in Virginia: To Which is Added an Appendix, Containing the Journals of the Conventions in Virginia from the Commencement to the Present Time (New York: Harper and Brothers, 1836). Digital version at Google Books.