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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
  
Kecoughtan Parish served [[Elizabeth City County, Virginia]]. In 1619, it was renamed [[Elizabeth City Parish, Virginia]].<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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Kecoughtan Parish served [[Elizabeth City County, Virginia]] in the seventeenth century. In 1619, it was renamed [[Elizabeth City Parish, Virginia]].<ref name="sprad">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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==== Founded  ====
  
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==== Boundary  ====
 
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Parish History  ====
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==== Cemetery ====
  
==== Parish&nbsp;Records  ====
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No memorials to those who were buried at the site of the First Church of Kecoughtan survive.<ref>Barry W. Miles, ''Cemeteries of the City of Hampton, Virginia. Formerly Elizabeth City County'' (Bowie, Md.: Heritage Books, Inc., 1999), 1.</ref>
  
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==== Parish History ====
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Colonial parish registers have been lost.
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== Websites ==
  
 
*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=33903 First Church at Kecoughtan Marker], The Historical Marker Database
 
*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=33903 First Church at Kecoughtan Marker], The Historical Marker Database

Revision as of 00:40, 13 January 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Kecoughtan Parish

History

Kecoughtan Parish served Elizabeth City County, Virginia in the seventeenth century. In 1619, it was renamed Elizabeth City Parish, Virginia.[1]

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Cemetery

No memorials to those who were buried at the site of the First Church of Kecoughtan survive.[2]

Parish History

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

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).
  2. Barry W. Miles, Cemeteries of the City of Hampton, Virginia. Formerly Elizabeth City County (Bowie, Md.: Heritage Books, Inc., 1999), 1.