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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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Colonial parish registers have been lost.
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*Cameron, John. ''Rev. John Cameron's Marriage Register of Bristol, Cumberland and Nottoway Parishes, Virginia, 1784-1815 and Other More Recent Records, Mainly of Nottoway Parish''. {{FHL|361574|item|disp=FHL Film 32928 Item 3}}
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===== Vestry Books =====
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Cumberland Parish's original vestry book (1747-1831) is kept at the [[Library_of_Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. Copies: {{FHL|375111|item|disp=FHL Film 30824}}. Abstract:
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*Bell, Landon C. ''Cumberland Parish, Lunenburg County, Virginia, 1746-1816, Vestry Book, 1746-1816''. Richmond, Va.: William Byrd Press, 1930. {{FHL|225080|item|disp=FHL Film 1036822 Item 2}}; 1974 reprint: {{FHL|585002|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5643 K2b 1974}}
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== References  ==
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Revision as of 00:09, 25 September 2011

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Cumberland Parish

History

Cumberland Parish has served Lunenburg and Bedford counties.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

Parish Records

Parish Registers

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

  • Cameron, John. Rev. John Cameron's Marriage Register of Bristol, Cumberland and Nottoway Parishes, Virginia, 1784-1815 and Other More Recent Records, Mainly of Nottoway Parish. FHL Film 32928 Item 3
Vestry Books

Cumberland Parish's original vestry book (1747-1831) is kept at the Library of Virginia. Copies: FHL Film 30824. Abstract:

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).