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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Leeds_Parish,_Virginia|Leeds Parish]]''  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
Leeds Parish has served [[County, Virginia]].  
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Leeds Parish has served [[Fauquier County, Virginia|Fauquier]] and [[Prince William County, Virginia|Prince William]] counties.  
  
 
==== Founded  ====
 
==== Founded  ====
  
*<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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*1769 from parts of [[Hamilton Parish, Virginia|Hamilton Parish]]<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>
  
 
==== Boundary  ====
 
==== Boundary  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Church History  ====
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==== Cemetery<br> ====
  
==== Church Records  ====
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A survey of the graves at Leeds Church was published in 1970.<ref>Nancy Chappelear Baird, ''Fauquier County, Virginia, Tombstone Inscriptions'' (n.p.: N.C. Baird, c1970).</ref> {{FHL|92727|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5275 V3b}} (pages 70-78).<br>
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==== Parish History ====
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Meade's 1861 history of Leeds Parish is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft#page/216/mode/2up online.]<ref name="meade">William Meade, ''Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia'', 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: [http://www.archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis01meaduoft Vol. I] and [http://archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft Vol. II].</ref>
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==== Parish Records  ====
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Colonial parish registers have been lost.
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Virginia|Church]] [[Category:Fauquier_County,_Virginia]] [[Category:Prince William County, Virginia]]

Revision as of 23:05, 3 July 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Leeds Parish

History

Leeds Parish has served Fauquier and Prince William counties.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Cemetery

A survey of the graves at Leeds Church was published in 1970.[2] FHL Book 975.5275 V3b (pages 70-78).

Parish History

Meade's 1861 history of Leeds Parish is available online.[3]

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

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).
  2. Nancy Chappelear Baird, Fauquier County, Virginia, Tombstone Inscriptions (n.p.: N.C. Baird, c1970).
  3. William Meade, Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia, 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: Vol. I and Vol. II.