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Trinity Parish Register of Births and Baptisms 1750s to 70s

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Title

Trinity Parish Register of Births and Baptisms 1750s to 70s

Subject

Parish record book for Trinity Parish

Description

Original is in the Tennessee State Archive from the papers of John Overton of the Hermitage, TN. It appears to be a register of births and baptisms while Reverend Robert Barret was the minister of Trinity Parish in central Louisa County. Among the entries are about 220 children born to free parents and 430 enslaved people and the names of their enslavers. The images of the original book from which the transcribed records in the attached Excel sheet were taken can be found online in The Tennessee Digital Archive.

Creator

Trinity Parish

Source

The John Overton Collection

Publisher

Tennessee State Archives

Date

1750-70s

Contributor

Louisa County Historical Society

Rights

No restrictions on records transcriptions

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