Christ Church Parish, South Carolina
Christ Church Parish serves Charleston.
South Carolina's "Anglican parishes were used as election districts and had responsibility for road development, care of the poor, and education."
- Borders St. Michael's, St. Philip's, and St. Thomas & St. Denis parishes. For a map, see: Early parishes in South Carolina.
Church Records and History
In the 1950s, the parish held its registers at the church. The records begin in 1694. Copies: FHL Films 22741 Item 4, 23438. Births and christenings are indexed on the IGI for the years 1694 to 1843. Abstracts have also been published:
- South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine, Vols. 18-22 FHL Book 975.7 B2s v. 18-22.
- "The Formation of Counties in South Carolina," at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History website, accessed 21 January 2011.
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department. Christ Church Parish, Charleston, South Carolina Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1694-1843. FHL Film 1001815 Item 7