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James City Parish, James City County, Virginia Genealogy

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History[edit | edit source]

James City Parish has served James City County, Virginia.

Founded[edit | edit source]

Boundary[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Meade's 1861 history of the six parishes of James City is available online.[2]

Parish Records[edit | edit source]

Colonial parish registers have been lost.

Websites[edit | edit source]

  • Jamestown's Churches, The Historical Marker Database. Includes brief histories of the first, second, third, fourth, and fifth churches at Jamestown.
  • Church on the Main, The Historical Marker Database
  • Glebe Land, The Historical Marker Database

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.