Newport Parish, Virginia
Newport Parish has served Isle of Wight County, Virginia. It was also known as Old Brick Church. It is currently located in Smithfield, Virginia and known as St. Luke's Church.
- bef 1734
The graves at St. Luke's Church Cemetery are transcribed and mapped at the church website.
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.
- Historic St. Luke's Church (official website). Includes history, photographs, and cemetery transcripts.
- St. Luke's Church, The Historical Marker Database
- 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).