Camden Parish, Virginia

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United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Camden Parish

History[edit | edit source]

Camden Parish has served Pittsylvania and Henry counties.

Founded[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Meade's 1861 history of Camden Parish is available online.[2]

Parish Records[edit | edit source]

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

Camden Parish, Vestry Book, 1767-1852 is available in the Clerk of Courts office in Chatham, Pittsylvania County. Microfilm is available on interlibrary loan from the Library of Virginia, Pittsylvania County reel 71.

References[edit | edit source]

  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. William Meade, Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia, 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: Vol. I and Vol. II.