The Parish Register of Saint Peter's, New Kent County, Virginia, 1680-1787 - National Society of the Colonial Dames of America Staff. When New Kent County was formed from New York County in 1654 in also included what is now King William, King and Queen, and Hanover counties. It is not known when St. Peter’s Parish was founded, but the vestry book begins in 1682. This volume includes birth, baptism, marriage, and death records as recorded in their original order along with a complete name index. It includes records on both blacks and whites. (1904), 2008, 5½x8½, paper, index, 210 pp.