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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[St._Peters_Parish,_Virginia|St. Peter's Parish]]''  
 
''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[St._Peters_Parish,_Virginia|St. Peter's Parish]]''  
  
== History  ==
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=== History  ===
  
 
St. Peter's Parish has served [[James City County, Virginia|James City]] and [[New Kent County, Virginia|New Kent]] counties.  
 
St. Peter's Parish has served [[James City County, Virginia|James City]] and [[New Kent County, Virginia|New Kent]] counties.  
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A boundary change between [[James City County, Virginia|James City]] and [[New Kent County, Virginia|New Kent]] counties in 1767 removed St. Peter's Parish from James City County.<ref name="fred">Freddie Spradlin, [http://vagenweb.org/parishes.htm "Parishes of Virginia,"] VAGenWeb, accessed 29 January 2011; [http://vagenweb.org/hening/''Hening's Statutes at Large;''] Emily J. Salmon and Edward D.C. Campbell Jr., ''The Hornbook of Virginia History'' (Richmond: Library of Virginia, 1994).</ref>  
 
A boundary change between [[James City County, Virginia|James City]] and [[New Kent County, Virginia|New Kent]] counties in 1767 removed St. Peter's Parish from James City County.<ref name="fred">Freddie Spradlin, [http://vagenweb.org/parishes.htm "Parishes of Virginia,"] VAGenWeb, accessed 29 January 2011; [http://vagenweb.org/hening/''Hening's Statutes at Large;''] Emily J. Salmon and Edward D.C. Campbell Jr., ''The Hornbook of Virginia History'' (Richmond: Library of Virginia, 1994).</ref>  
  
== Resources  ==
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Parish History  ====
 
==== Parish History  ====
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*Chamberlayne, C.G., ed.. ''The Vestry Book and Register of St. Peter's Parish New Kent and James City Counties, Virginia 1684-1786''. Richmond, Va.: Library Board, 1937. Available at {{FHL|109808|item|disp=FHL Collection}}; digital version at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7469 Ancestry] ($).
 
*Chamberlayne, C.G., ed.. ''The Vestry Book and Register of St. Peter's Parish New Kent and James City Counties, Virginia 1684-1786''. Richmond, Va.: Library Board, 1937. Available at {{FHL|109808|item|disp=FHL Collection}}; digital version at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7469 Ancestry] ($).
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== Websites ==
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*[http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=17728 St. Peter's Church], The Historical Marker Database
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 18:41, 28 February 2011

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History

St. Peter's Parish has served James City and New Kent counties.

Founded

Boundary

A boundary change between James City and New Kent counties in 1767 removed St. Peter's Parish from James City County.[1]

Resources

Parish History

Parish Records

  • Chamberlayne, C.G., ed.. The Vestry Book and Register of St. Peter's Parish New Kent and James City Counties, Virginia 1684-1786. Richmond, Va.: Library Board, 1937. Available at FHL Collection; digital version at Ancestry ($).

Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 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).