Wicomico Parish, Virginia

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Wicomico Parish has served [[Northumberland County, Virginia]]. Also known as Great Wiccocomoco Parish.  
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Wicomico Parish has served [[Northumberland County, Virginia]]. Also known as Great Wiccocomoco Parish and [[Lee_Parish,_Virginia|Lee Parish]].  
  
 
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*abt 1648<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>
 
*abt 1648<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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Revision as of 16:53, 5 July 2011

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Wicomico Parish

Contents

History

Wicomico Parish has served Northumberland County, Virginia. Also known as Great Wiccocomoco Parish and Lee Parish.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

  • Northern Neck Historical Society. Commemorating the Establishment of a Memorial Monument to the Parish of Great Wiccocomoco: Northumberland County, Va. June 5, 1961. 1961.
  • Overholt, John L. and Arthur C. Johnson. The History of Wicomico Parish: Including 1703-1795 Vestry Minutes. Wicomico Church, Va.: Wicomico Parish Church, 1999. FHL Book 975.521 K2o 1999.

Parish Records

Parish Registers

Wicomico's Parish Registers have not survived.

Vestry Books

The original Wicomico Parish Vestry Book (1703-1795) is kept at the Library of Virginia. Copy: FHL Film 34216. Overholt published abstracts of these records (see Parish History).

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).