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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
Wicomico Parish has served [[Northumberland County, Virginia]]. Also known as Great Wiccocomoco Parish.  
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Wicomico Parish has served [[Northumberland County, Virginia]]. Also known as Great Wiccocomoco Parish and [[Lee Parish, Virginia|Lee Parish]].  
  
 
==== Founded  ====
 
==== Founded  ====
  
 
*abt 1648<ref>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>
 
*abt 1648<ref>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>
 
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Parish History  ====
 
==== Parish History  ====
  
*Northern Neck Historical Society. ''Commemorating the Establishment of a Memorial Monument to the Parish of Great Wiccocomoco: Northumberland County, Va. June 5, 1961''. 1961. <br>
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*Northern Neck Historical Society. ''Commemorating the Establishment of a Memorial Monument to the Parish of Great Wiccocomoco: Northumberland County, Va. June 5, 1961''. 1961. <br>  
*Overholt, John L. and Arthur C. Johnson. ''The History of Wicomico Parish: Including 1703-1795 Vestry Minutes''. Wicomico Church, Va.: Wicomico Parish Church, 1999. {{FHL|1006988|item|disp=FHL Book 975.521 K2o 1999}}.<br><br>
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*Overholt, John L. and Arthur C. Johnson. ''The History of Wicomico Parish: Including 1703-1795 Vestry Minutes''. Wicomico Church, Va.: Wicomico Parish Church, 1999. {{FHL|1006988|item|disp=FHL Book 975.521 K2o 1999}}.
  
 
==== Parish&nbsp;Records  ====
 
==== Parish&nbsp;Records  ====
  
===== Parish Registers =====
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===== Parish Registers =====
  
Wicomico's Parish Registers have not survived.
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Wicomico's Parish Registers have not survived.  
  
 
===== Vestry Books  =====
 
===== Vestry Books  =====
  
The original Wicomico Parish Vestry Book (1703-1795) is kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. Copy: {{FHL|373007|item|disp=FHL Film 34216}}. Overholt published abstracts of these records (see [[Wicomico_Parish,_Virginia#Parish_History|Parish History]]).<br>
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The original Wicomico Parish Vestry Book (1703-1795) is kept at the [[Library of Virginia|Library of Virginia]]. Copy: {{FHL|373007|item|disp=FHL Film 34216}}. Overholt published abstracts of these records (see [[Wicomico Parish, Virginia#Parish_History|Parish History]]).<br>  
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 23:55, 30 January 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Wicomico Parish

History

Wicomico Parish has served Northumberland County, Virginia. Also known as Great Wiccocomoco Parish and Lee Parish.

Founded

Resources

Parish History

  • Northern Neck Historical Society. Commemorating the Establishment of a Memorial Monument to the Parish of Great Wiccocomoco: Northumberland County, Va. June 5, 1961. 1961.
  • Overholt, John L. and Arthur C. Johnson. The History of Wicomico Parish: Including 1703-1795 Vestry Minutes. Wicomico Church, Va.: Wicomico Parish Church, 1999. FHL Book 975.521 K2o 1999.

Parish Records

Parish Registers

Wicomico's Parish Registers have not survived.

Vestry Books

The original Wicomico Parish Vestry Book (1703-1795) is kept at the Library of Virginia. Copy: FHL Film 34216. Overholt published abstracts of these records (see Parish History).

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).