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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
  
Newport Parish has served [[Isle of Wight County, Virginia]].  
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Newport Parish has served [[Isle of Wight County, Virginia]]. It is also known as St. Luke's Church and is located in Smithfield, Virginia.
  
 
==== Founded  ====
 
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===== Vestry Books  =====
 
===== Vestry Books  =====
  
The original Newport Parish Vestry Book, dated 1724-1772, is kept at the [[Library_of_Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. Abstracts:
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The original Newport Parish Vestry Book, dated 1724-1772, is kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. Abstracts:  
  
 
*Hopkins, William Lindsay. ''Suffolk Parish Vestry Book, 1749-1784, Nansemond County, Virginia, and Newport Parish Vestry Book, 1724-1772, Isle of Wight County, Virginia''. Richmond, Va.: W.L. Hopkins, 1988. Available at {{FHL|650344|title-id|disp=FHL}}.
 
*Hopkins, William Lindsay. ''Suffolk Parish Vestry Book, 1749-1784, Nansemond County, Virginia, and Newport Parish Vestry Book, 1724-1772, Isle of Wight County, Virginia''. Richmond, Va.: W.L. Hopkins, 1988. Available at {{FHL|650344|title-id|disp=FHL}}.
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== Websites ==
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*[http://www.historicstlukes.org/ Historic St. Luke's Church] (official website)
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=2675 St. Luke's Church], The Historical Marker Database
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 21:12, 26 February 2011

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Newport Parish

History

Newport Parish has served Isle of Wight County, Virginia. It is also known as St. Luke's Church and is located in Smithfield, Virginia.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

Parish Records

Vestry Books

The original Newport Parish Vestry Book, dated 1724-1772, is kept at the Library of Virginia. Abstracts:

  • Hopkins, William Lindsay. Suffolk Parish Vestry Book, 1749-1784, Nansemond County, Virginia, and Newport Parish Vestry Book, 1724-1772, Isle of Wight County, Virginia. Richmond, Va.: W.L. Hopkins, 1988. Available at FHL.

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).