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Label
1738-1914
Inclusive dates
1738-1914
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Language
eng
Summary
Christ Church records, 1738-1883, 1910, 1914, consisting of a composite volume including vestry minutes interspersed with historical data, genealogical notes, baptisms, marriages, obituaries, and other items. Title page reads PROCEEDINGS OF THE VESTRY BOOK OF FREDERICK PARISH TAKEN FROM THE OLD VESTRY BOOK AND OTHER PAPER DATED BACK TO 1738 . . ., by Robert C. Randolph, M.D. Warden of Christ Church, Millwood, March 1, 1856. Dr. Randolph died in 1887. The vestry minutes are transcribed from the Frederick Parish Vestry Book, 1764-1780, with later vestry minutes added, not including records of the Overseers of the Poor, The last group of records (179 p.) are Burwell Cemetery records (Old Chapel Graveyard). Includes index
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Biographical or historical data
Clarke County was created from Frederick County in 1836. In 1866 the Diocese of Virginia created Cunningham Chapel Parish by giving this name to Christ Church, Millwood, Clarke County and its adjacent territory which were located within Frederick Parish. For more information see OLD CHAPEL AND THE PARISH IN CLARKE COUNTY, VIRGINIA, by B. Duval Chambers, 1932, and CLARKE COUNTY HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION, vol. X, 1949.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Christ Church records
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  • The Library of Virginia
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1
Immediate source of acquisition
Virginia Historical Society
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000498632
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
v. (380 leaves).

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