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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Virginia|Virginia]] > Bristol (Independent City)''  
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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington County, Virginia|Washington County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Tennessee]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sullivan County, Tennessee|Sullivan County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bristol,_Virginia|Bristol (Independent City)]]''  
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| name                    = Bristol, Virginia
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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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{{Tip|For additional records, see [[Washington County, Virginia|Washington County, Virginia]] and [[Sullivan County, Tennessee|Sullivan County, Tennessee]].}}
  
 
== Courthouse  ==
 
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'''1890--'''Bristol was created 12 February 1890 from Washington County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1890--'''Bristol was created 12 February 1890 from [[Washington County, Virginia|Washington County]]. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
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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;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/ USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>  
  
 
*Citizens Cemetery  
 
*Citizens Cemetery  
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*Susong Cemetery
 
*Susong Cemetery
  
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*[[Bristol Genealogical Society|Bristol Genealogical Society]]
 
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Since Bristol was created&nbsp;in 1890 from Washington County, the Civil War records for the area of Bristol will be found in the [[Washington_County,_Virginia|Washington County]] military records.
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*[[Bristol_Genealogical_Society|Bristol Genealogical Society]]
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== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
 
 
*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Bristol+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Bristol+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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[[Category:Bristol,_Virginia]]

Revision as of 22:52, 29 January 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Washington County Gotoarrow.png Tennessee Gotoarrow.png Sullivan County Gotoarrow.png Bristol (Independent City)

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]

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

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

References

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