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WPA made a survey of the graves at St George's Church in 1936. It is available at the Rappahannock Library in Fredericksburg.<ref>Margaret C. Klein, ''Tombstone Inscriptions of Spotsylvania County, Virginia'' (Palm Coast, Fla.: M.C. Klein, 1983), 68.</ref>
  
 
==== Parish History  ====
 
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*Slaughter, Philip and R.A. Brock. ''History of St. George's Parish in the County of Spotsylvania, and Diocese of Virginia: With a Biography of the Author and a Continuation, Embracing the History of St. George's and Trinity Churches to the Present Time''. Richmond, Va.: J.W. Randolph & English, 1890. Digital version at [http://books.google.com/books?id=eUkUAAAAYAAJ Google Books]; 1998 reprint: {{FHL|729667|item|disp=FHL Collection}}.
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*Slaughter, Philip and R.A. Brock. ''History of St. George's Parish in the County of Spotsylvania, and Diocese of Virginia: With a Biography of the Author and a Continuation, Embracing the History of St. George's and Trinity Churches to the Present Time''. Richmond, Va.: J.W. Randolph &amp; English, 1890. Digital version at [http://books.google.com/books?id=eUkUAAAAYAAJ Google Books]; 1998 reprint: {{FHL|729667|item|disp=FHL Collection}}.
  
 
==== Parish Records  ====
 
==== Parish Records  ====
  
Colonial parish registers do not survive.
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Colonial parish registers do not survive.  
  
 
===== Vestry Books  =====
 
===== Vestry Books  =====

Revision as of 00:07, 13 January 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  St. George's Parish

History

St. George's Parish has served Essex and Spotsylvania counties.

Founded

Boundary

Resources

Cemetery

WPA made a survey of the graves at St George's Church in 1936. It is available at the Rappahannock Library in Fredericksburg.[2]

Parish History

  • Slaughter, Philip and R.A. Brock. History of St. George's Parish in the County of Spotsylvania, and Diocese of Virginia: With a Biography of the Author and a Continuation, Embracing the History of St. George's and Trinity Churches to the Present Time. Richmond, Va.: J.W. Randolph & English, 1890. Digital version at Google Books; 1998 reprint: FHL Collection.

Parish Records

Colonial parish registers do not survive.

Vestry Books

The original St. George's Parish Vestry Books (1727-1843) are kept at the Library of Virginia.

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. Margaret C. Klein, Tombstone Inscriptions of Spotsylvania County, Virginia (Palm Coast, Fla.: M.C. Klein, 1983), 68.