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Chiskiack Parish, York County, Virginia Genealogy

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Guide to Chiskiack Parish, York County ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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History[edit | edit source]

Chiskiack Parish served York County, Virginia. The name was changed to Hampton Parish in 1643.

Founded[edit | edit source]

Boundary[edit | edit source]

Variant Spellings[edit | edit source]

  • Cheescake (late)
  • Kiskyake (early)
  • Kiskyache

Resources[edit | edit source]

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Mary D. Micou's history of The Colonial Churches of York County, Virginia (1907) has been digitized by Google Books.[2]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

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. Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia (Richmond, Va.: Southern Churchman Co., 1907), 240-246.