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1679-1917
Inclusive dates
1679-1917
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Language
eng
Summary
  • Vestry book, 15 November 1679-1726, and [1740]-13 May 1796. For transcriptions see, THE VESTRY BOOK OF KINGSTON PARISH, MATHEWS COUNTY (UNTIL 1791 GLOUCESTER COUNTY), VIRGINIA, 1679-1796, transcribed, annotated and indexed by C.G. Chamberlayne, 1929. Accession 30106 is the manuscript copy of this volume. For a microfilm copy of this volume see Mathews County reel 57. (Accession 19726)
  • Register, 1749-1827, including births and baptisms (many of slaves), burials, deaths, and marriages. Since many of the marriages were by banns, the marriages still might not have been recorded even had the court records of these counties survived. For transcriptions see, KINGSTON PARISH REGISTER; GLOUCESTER AND MATHEWS COUNTIES, 1749-1827, compiled and published by E.R. Matheny and H.K. Yates, 1963 (reprinted 1979). Accession 30107 is the manuscript copy of this volume. The original register is in poor condition with a number of pages missing. For a microfilm copy of this volume see Mathews County reel 57. (Accession 19728)
  • Register, 1872-1917, including baptisms, confirmations, communicants, marriages, burials, and offerings for Christ Church, Trinity Church, and St. John's Church, and the sentence for consecration of St. John's Church, 8 April 1899. Also includes a list of the first six bishops of Virginia, and a family history of the "Woodstock" branch of the Tabb family of "Toddsbury" in Gloucester County. (Accession 31811; Misc. reel 943)
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  • Accessioned
  • Accessioned
  • Accessioned
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Additional physical form
  • alson available on microfilm (Mathews County reel 57).
  • also available on microfilm (Mathews County reel 57).
  • also available on microfilm (Misc. reel 943).
Biographical or historical data
Kingston Parish was probably formed soon after the establishment of Gloucester County in 1651. It was first called "the Parish in North River Precinct." When Mathews County was formed from Gloucester County in 1791, Kingston Parish was coterminus with the bounds of the county.
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Vi
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Records
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 5
  • 1
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Episcopal Theological Seminary of Virginia
  • Episcopal Theological Seminary of Virginia
  • Episcopal Theological Seminary of Virginia
  • Episcopal Theological Seminary of Virginia
  • Brown, Robert L.
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000496032
Reproduction note
  • Microfilm.
  • Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
  • v.
  • reel.

Library Locations

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