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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[South Carolina|South Carolina]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[St._James_Goose_Creek_Parish,_South_Carolina|St. James Goose Creek Parish]]''  
 
''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[South Carolina|South Carolina]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[St._James_Goose_Creek_Parish,_South_Carolina|St. James Goose Creek Parish]]''  
  
== History  ==
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=== History  ===
  
 
South Carolina's "Anglican parishes were used as election districts and had responsibility for road development, care of the poor, and education."<ref>[http://archives.sc.gov/formation/ "The Formation of Counties in South Carolina,"] at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History website, accessed 21 January 2011.</ref>  
 
South Carolina's "Anglican parishes were used as election districts and had responsibility for road development, care of the poor, and education."<ref>[http://archives.sc.gov/formation/ "The Formation of Counties in South Carolina,"] at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History website, accessed 21 January 2011.</ref>  
  
St. James Goose Creek Parish has served [[Berkeley_County,_South_Carolina|Berkeley]] County, South Carolina  
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St. James Goose Creek Parish has served [[Berkeley County, South Carolina|Berkeley]] County, South Carolina  
  
 
=== Founded  ===
 
=== Founded  ===
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*Borders [[Christ Church Parish, South Carolina|Christ Church]], [[St. Andrews Parish, South Carolina|St. Andrew's]], [[St. George Parish, South Carolina|St. George]], [[St. Johns, Berkeley, Parish, South Carolina|St. Johns Berkeley]], [[St. Matthews Parish, South Carolina|St. Matthew's]], [[St. Michaels Parish, South Carolina|St. Michael's]], [[St. Philips Parish, South Carolina|St. Philip's]], [[St. Thomas and St. Denis Parish, South Carolina|St. Thomas &amp; St. Denis]] parishes. For a map, see: [http://www.archivesindex.sc.gov/guide/CountyRecords/parishes.htm Early parishes in South Carolina].
 
*Borders [[Christ Church Parish, South Carolina|Christ Church]], [[St. Andrews Parish, South Carolina|St. Andrew's]], [[St. George Parish, South Carolina|St. George]], [[St. Johns, Berkeley, Parish, South Carolina|St. Johns Berkeley]], [[St. Matthews Parish, South Carolina|St. Matthew's]], [[St. Michaels Parish, South Carolina|St. Michael's]], [[St. Philips Parish, South Carolina|St. Philip's]], [[St. Thomas and St. Denis Parish, South Carolina|St. Thomas &amp; St. Denis]] parishes. For a map, see: [http://www.archivesindex.sc.gov/guide/CountyRecords/parishes.htm Early parishes in South Carolina].
  
== Resources  ==
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=== Resources  ===
  
==== Church History  ====
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==== Parish History  ====
  
For a history of the parish, see Chapter 5, St. James' Parish, Goose-Creek, pages 244-263, in:
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For a history of the parish, see Chapter 5, St. James' Parish, Goose-Creek, pages 244-263, in:  
  
 
*Dalcho, Frederick. ''An Historical Account of the Protestant Episcopal Church in South Carolina from the First Settlement of the Province, to the War of the Revolution; with Notices of the Present State of the Church in Each Parish and Some Account of the Early Civil History of Carolina, Never Before Published''. Charleston: E. Thayer, 1820. {{FHL|375296|item|disp=FHL Film 22657}}; digital versions at [http://books.google.com/books?id=SG0QAAAAIAAJ Google Books]; [http://www.archive.org/details/historicalaccoun00dalc Internet Archive].
 
*Dalcho, Frederick. ''An Historical Account of the Protestant Episcopal Church in South Carolina from the First Settlement of the Province, to the War of the Revolution; with Notices of the Present State of the Church in Each Parish and Some Account of the Early Civil History of Carolina, Never Before Published''. Charleston: E. Thayer, 1820. {{FHL|375296|item|disp=FHL Film 22657}}; digital versions at [http://books.google.com/books?id=SG0QAAAAIAAJ Google Books]; [http://www.archive.org/details/historicalaccoun00dalc Internet Archive].
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==== Parish Records ====
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== Websites ==
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=39091 Goose Creek Church Marker], The Historical Marker Database
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=29495 St. James, Goose Creek Marker], The Historical Marker Database
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 20:59, 17 February 2011

United States  Gotoarrow.png  South Carolina  Gotoarrow.png  St. James Goose Creek Parish

History

South Carolina's "Anglican parishes were used as election districts and had responsibility for road development, care of the poor, and education."[1]

St. James Goose Creek Parish has served Berkeley County, South Carolina

Founded

  • 1706

Boundary

Resources

Parish History

For a history of the parish, see Chapter 5, St. James' Parish, Goose-Creek, pages 244-263, in:

  • Dalcho, Frederick. An Historical Account of the Protestant Episcopal Church in South Carolina from the First Settlement of the Province, to the War of the Revolution; with Notices of the Present State of the Church in Each Parish and Some Account of the Early Civil History of Carolina, Never Before Published. Charleston: E. Thayer, 1820. FHL Film 22657; digital versions at Google Books; Internet Archive.

Parish Records

Websites

References

  1. "The Formation of Counties in South Carolina," at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History website, accessed 21 January 2011.