Scope and Contents
Four sets of Bruton Parish Church Parishioners cards, which include the name, current residence, birthdate, transfer memos, and other information for church members. Two sets of membership cards (1920s to 1940s) for the Order of Jamestown, which include the name and current residence of members. One set of flashcards, possibly recording eighteenth parishioners or pew memorials.
- Majority of material found in 1900-2000
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access:
The Bruton Parish Church Archives are deposited in Swem Library. Except for some confidential material, they are open to the public. Only the microfilm of the eighteenth-century parish register may be used. It is suggested the Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian at Swem Library be contacted before coming to use the collection. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
From the Collection: 89.00 Linear Feet