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Washington Parish has served [[Westmoreland County, Virginia]].  
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Washington Parish has served [[Westmoreland County, Virginia]]. Round Hill Church fell within the bounds of Washington Parish until 1777, when it became a part of [[Hanover Parish, Virginia|Hanover Parish]].<ref name="meade"/>
  
 
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*1664<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>
 
*1664<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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Meade's 1861 history of Washington Parish is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft#page/158/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  ====
  
 
Colonial parish registers have been lost.  
 
Colonial parish registers have been lost.  
  
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Latest revision as of 19:17, 12 April 2014

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Washington Parish (Westmoreland Co.)

Contents

History

Washington Parish has served Westmoreland County, Virginia. Round Hill Church fell within the bounds of Washington Parish until 1777, when it became a part of Hanover Parish.[1]

Founded

Resources

Parish History

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

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

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).


 

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