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A few tombstones from Saint Lukes Episcopal Church Cemetery are described at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2215538&CScntry=4&CSst=48&CScnty=2807&CSsr=81& Find A Grave].
  
 
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The original Lexington Parish Vestry Book, dated 1779-1880, is kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. Microfilmed copy: {{FHL|358910|item|disp=FHL Film 32126}}<br>  
 
The original Lexington Parish Vestry Book, dated 1779-1880, is kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. Microfilmed copy: {{FHL|358910|item|disp=FHL Film 32126}}<br>  
  
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*'''1800''' -- "Amherst Co., Virginia Tax List for Lexington Parish/District - 1800," courtesy: VAGenWeb. Available [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vaamhers/tax/Amherst_tax_1800.html online].
 
*'''1800''' -- "Amherst Co., Virginia Tax List for Lexington Parish/District - 1800," courtesy: VAGenWeb. Available [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vaamhers/tax/Amherst_tax_1800.html online].
  
 
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Revision as of 22:23, 17 May 2011

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Lexington Parish

History

Lexington Parish has served Amherst County, Virginia. St. Luke's Church at Pedlar Mills belonged to Lexington Parish.[1]

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Cemetery

A few tombstones from Saint Lukes Episcopal Church Cemetery are described at Find A Grave.

Parish History

Parish Records

The original Lexington Parish Vestry Book, dated 1779-1880, is kept at the Library of Virginia. Microfilmed copy: FHL Film 32126

Taxation

  • 1800 -- "Amherst Co., Virginia Tax List for Lexington Parish/District - 1800," courtesy: VAGenWeb. Available online.



References

  1. Ken Dunlap, "St. Luke's Church Pedlar Mills, VA," VAGenWeb.
  2. 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).