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Jerusalem Baptist Church Records, 1908-1949

Jerusalem Baptist Church Records, 1908-1949
Mss. Acc. 1986.23
0.01 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Copies of death records from the Jerusalem Baptist Church, an African American church near Five Forks in James City County, Virginia. One folder of records dates from 1908-1940s. Original in the hands of the three remaining members of the Church including Mary Howard as of 1986.
Jerusalem Baptist Church
Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.)
African Americans--Religion
African Americans--Virginia--History--20th century
Baptist Church--Virginia--History
James City County (Va.)--History--20th century
Jerusalem Baptist Church (James City County, Va.)
Church records

Administrative Information

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Acquisition Note
 Source: Willard S. Gilley.
Gift through the Williamsburg Historic Records Association.
Preferred Citation
Jerusalem Baptist Church Records, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary
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