The Resource Entire collection is available on Misc. Reel 5881. Only the registers, 1824-1949, are available on Misc. Reel 400

Entire collection is available on Misc. Reel 5881. Only the registers, 1824-1949, are available on Misc. Reel 400

Label
1824-1949
Inclusive dates
1824-1949
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Language
eng
Summary
  • Register, 1824-1877, 1918, containing families, baptisms, communicants, marriages, confirmations, funerals, and offerings. Inserted among the records (p. 68-84) is an essay, "Some Notes on People and Places in this Book," by Berkeley Minor, 1918. Accession 26357a is the manuscript copy of this volume. (Accession 26451; Misc. reel 400)
  • Register, 1824-1905. Bound typescript of Accession 26451 and 26357b, transcribed by Rev. Charles Austin Joy in 1976 as a bicentennical project of the Scotchtown Chapter of the DAR. (Accession 29613)
  • Vestry book, 1829-1844. The minutes are brief, and completely lacking for 1841. Transcribed along with the accounts of the meetings is a very long letter (p. 3-15) from the rector, John Cooke, to Dr. Carter Berkeley, expressing his dissatisfaction with the parishioners' and vestry's support of his ministry. Accession 30505b is a typed transcription of the vestry book by Rev. Charles Austin Joy. (Accession 30505a)
  • Register, 1876-1905, containing families, baptisms, confirmations, communicants, marriages, burials, and offerings. Marriages for 1885-1904 appear on a number of loose pages filmed at the end. (Accession 26357b; Misc. reel 400)
  • Register, 1905-1949, contains communicants of the several churches, baptisms (with some birth dates), burials, marriages, confirmations, and families. Loose pages filmed at the beginning contain accounts, index, and a list of rectors from 1728. (Accession 29960; Misc. reel 400)
  • Vestry book, 15 April 1895-18 April 1934. (Accession 26357c)
  • Records, 1829-1898, consisting of four volumes and nineteen items. a) Vestry Book, 1829-1844. This volume is the manuscript copy of the Vestry Book (Accession 30505a) described above. (39 p.). b) Records, 1876-1888, including a volume listing subscribers for the erection of St. Martin's Church, 1876-1878; and loose papers, 1877-1878, 1880, 1878-1888, contains correspondence, a deed, and information on the Doswell family of Hanover County. (13 p. and 19 items). c) Account Book, 1878-1898. (39 p.). d) Sunday School Records, 1887-1890, 1894-1897, listing expenditures and donations. (23 p.). (Accession 30939a-d)
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Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm (Misc. Reel 5881)
Biographical or historical data
St. Martin's Parish was formed in 1726 when St. Paul's Parish was divided.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Records
Label
Entire collection is available on Misc. Reel 5881. Only the registers, 1824-1949, are available on Misc. Reel 400
Note
Entire collection is available on Misc. Reel 5881. Only the registers, 1824-1949, are available on Misc. Reel 400
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 1
  • 9
Governing access note
For preservation purposes, please serve microfilm (Misc. Reel 5881)
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Macdonald, Donald
  • Macdonald, Alastair
  • Williams, W.E., Mrs.
  • Macdonald, Donald
  • Joy, Charles
  • Joy, Charles
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000496398
Reproduction note
  • Microfilm.
  • Photocopies.
  • Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
  • reel.
  • v.

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