Bristol, Virginia

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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington County, Virginia|Washington County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bristol, Virginia|Bristol]]''  
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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington County, Virginia|Washington County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bristol,_Virginia|Bristol]]''  
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| name                    = Bristol, Virginia
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| settlement_type        = Independent City
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| image_map              = Vabristol.png
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| map_caption            = Location in [[Virginia]]
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| established_title      = Founded
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| established_date        = 1890
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| website                = http://www.bristolva.org/
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== Courthouse  ==
 
== Courthouse  ==
{{Tip|Additional records for residents of {{PAGENAME}} appear on the [[Washington County, Virginia]] page.}}
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
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For a detailed list, including addresses, phone numbers, and external links, see ''[[Bristol, Virginia Cemeteries]]''.  
 
For a detailed list, including addresses, phone numbers, and external links, see ''[[Bristol, Virginia Cemeteries]]''.  
  
The following is a list of cemeteries in Bristol:<ref>[http://www.topozone.com/states/Virginia.asp?county=Bristol+%28city%29&amp;amp;feature=Cemetery USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>  
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The following is a list of cemeteries in Bristol:<ref>[http://www.topozone.com/states/Virginia.asp?county=Bristol+%28city%29&amp;amp;amp;feature=Cemetery USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>  
  
 
*Citizens Cemetery  
 
*Citizens Cemetery  

Revision as of 01:13, 29 January 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Washington County Gotoarrow.png Bristol
Bristol, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1890
Website http://www.bristolva.org/

Contents

Courthouse

History

Parent County

1890--Bristol was created 12 February 1890 from Washington County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

For a detailed list, including addresses, phone numbers, and external links, see Bristol, Virginia Cemeteries.

The following is a list of cemeteries in Bristol:[2]

  • Citizens Cemetery
  • East Hill Cemetery
  • Mountain View Cemetery
  • Sharrett Cemetery
  • Susong Cemetery

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Since Bristol was created in 1890 from Washington County, the Civil War records for the area of Bristol will be found in the Washington County military records.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Bristol, Virginia deaths are included in the Library of Virginia's Death Index of Virginia, 1853-1896, sponsored by The Virginia Genealogical Society, available online - free.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. USGS Map, Topozone.com