Lunenburg Parish, Virginia

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History[edit | edit source]

Lunenburg Parish has served Richmond County, Virginia Genealogy. The parish's Lower Church was later called St. John's Church.[1]

Founded[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemetery[edit | edit source]

Lower Lunenburg Parish Cemetery database at Find A Grave.

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Meade's 1861 history of Lunenburg Parish is available online.[3]

Parish Records[edit | edit source]

  • 1783-1800 - Lunenburg Parish Christening Index 1783-1800. Batch C505341 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1783-1800 - King, George Harrison Sanford. The Registers of North Farnham Parish, 1663 - 1814 and Lunenburg Parish, 1783 - 1800, Richmond County, Virginia. Fredericksburg, Virginia, 1966. FHL Collection; digital book available at World Vital Records ($).

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Saint John's Church, The Historical Marker Database
  2. 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).
  3. 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.
  4. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at