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''[[United States|United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Henrico Parish, Virginia|Henrico Parish]]''  
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''[[United States|United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Henrico_Parish,_Virginia|Henrico Parish]]'' [[Image:StJohnsRichmond.jpg|thumb|right|300px]]  
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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
  
 
Henrico Parish has served [[Henrico County, Virginia]]. Between 1680 and 1714, it was also known as [[Varina Parish, Virginia|Varina Parish]].<ref name="fred">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> Also known as St. John's Church. Located in [[Richmond, Virginia|Richmond]].  
 
Henrico Parish has served [[Henrico County, Virginia]]. Between 1680 and 1714, it was also known as [[Varina Parish, Virginia|Varina Parish]].<ref name="fred">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> Also known as St. John's Church. Located in [[Richmond, Virginia|Richmond]].  
  
Patrick Henry delivered his famous "Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death" speech at St. John's on the 23rd of March 1775.
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Patrick Henry delivered his famous "Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death" speech at St. John's on the 23rd of March 1775.  
  
 
==== Founded  ====
 
==== Founded  ====
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*Burton, Lewis W. ''Annals of Henrico Parish, Diocese of Virginia and Especially of St. John's Church, the Present Mother Church of the Parish, from 1611 to 1884''. Richmond, VA, USA: Williams Printing Company, 1942. Digital version at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6251 Ancestry] ($).  
 
*Burton, Lewis W. ''Annals of Henrico Parish, Diocese of Virginia and Especially of St. John's Church, the Present Mother Church of the Parish, from 1611 to 1884''. Richmond, VA, USA: Williams Printing Company, 1942. Digital version at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6251 Ancestry] ($).  
*Moore, J. Staunton. ''The Annals and History of Henrico Parish, Diocese of Virginia: and St. John's P.E. Church''. 1904; reprint, Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1979. Available at {{FHL|111061|title-id|disp=FHL}}&nbsp;[2 copies]; digital versions at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=29705 Ancestry] ($); [http://www.archive.org/details/annalsofhenric00moor Internet Archive (1)]; [http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924010668774 Internet Archive (2)]; [http://www.archive.org/details/annalsofhenricop00moor Internet Archive (3)].
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*Moore, J. Staunton. ''The Annals and History of Henrico Parish, Diocese of Virginia: and St. John's P.E. Church''. 1904; reprint, Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1979. Available at {{FHL|111061|title-id|disp=FHL}}&nbsp;[2 copies]; digital versions at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=29705 Ancestry] ($); [http://www.archive.org/details/annalsofhenric00moor Internet Archive (1)]; [http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924010668774 Internet Archive (2)]; [http://www.archive.org/details/annalsofhenricop00moor Internet Archive (3)].
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*Robinson, Morgan P. "Henrico Parish in the Diocese of Virginia and the Parishes Descended Therefrom," ''The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography'', Vol. 43, No. 1 (Jan., 1935), pp. 8-40. {{FHL|16216|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 B2v}}; digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/4244624 JSTOR]&nbsp;($).
  
 
==== Parish Records  ====
 
==== Parish Records  ====
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{{Wikipedia|St. John's Episcopal Church (Richmond, Virginia)}}  
 
{{Wikipedia|St. John's Episcopal Church (Richmond, Virginia)}}  
  
*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=16147 The Church of Henricopolis], The Historical Marker Database
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=16147 The Church of Henricopolis], The Historical Marker Database  
 
*[http://www.hmdb.org/Marker.asp?Marker=32695 St. John's Church Marker "Give me liberty or give me death!"], The Historical Marker Database  
 
*[http://www.hmdb.org/Marker.asp?Marker=32695 St. John's Church Marker "Give me liberty or give me death!"], The Historical Marker Database  
 
*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=1907 Saint John's Episcopal Church Marker], The Historical Marker Database  
 
*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=1907 Saint John's Episcopal Church Marker], The Historical Marker Database  

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History

Henrico Parish has served Henrico County, Virginia. Between 1680 and 1714, it was also known as Varina Parish.[1] Also known as St. John's Church. Located in Richmond.

Patrick Henry delivered his famous "Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death" speech at St. John's on the 23rd of March 1775.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

  • Burton, Lewis W. Annals of Henrico Parish, Diocese of Virginia and Especially of St. John's Church, the Present Mother Church of the Parish, from 1611 to 1884. Richmond, VA, USA: Williams Printing Company, 1942. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Moore, J. Staunton. The Annals and History of Henrico Parish, Diocese of Virginia: and St. John's P.E. Church. 1904; reprint, Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1979. Available at FHL [2 copies]; digital versions at Ancestry ($); Internet Archive (1); Internet Archive (2); Internet Archive (3).
  • Robinson, Morgan P. "Henrico Parish in the Diocese of Virginia and the Parishes Descended Therefrom," The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 43, No. 1 (Jan., 1935), pp. 8-40. FHL Book 975.5 B2v; digital version at JSTOR ($).

Parish Records

Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 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).