Hamilton Parish, Virginia

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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Hamilton Parish

History[edit | edit source]

Hamilton Parish has served Stafford, Prince William, and Fauquier counties. Elk Run Church and Turkey Run Church fell within the bounds of this parish.[1]

Founded[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Meade's 1861 history of Hamilton Parish is available online.[1]

Parish Records[edit | edit source]

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

For a list of vestrymen in 1757, see:

  • Ljungstedt, Mrs. Milnor, "Hamilton Parish," The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 4, No. 1 (Jan., 1924), p. 46. FHL Book 973 H25w; digital version at JSTOR ($).

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 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.
  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).


County:Fauquier County, Virginia