Emporia, Virginia

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Greensville County, Virginia|Greensville County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Emporia, Virginia|Emporia (Independent City)]]''
  
 
== Courthouse  ==
 
== Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1967--'''Emporia was created in 1967 from Greensville County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1967--'''Emporia was created in 1967 from [[Greensville County, Virginia|Greensville County]].<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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Since Emporia was created in 1967 from Greensville County, the Civil War records for Emporia will be found in the [[Greensville_County,_Virginia|Greensville County]] military records.<br>
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Since Emporia was created in 1967 from Greensville County, the Civil War records for Emporia will be found in the [[Greensville County, Virginia|Greensville County]] military records.<br>  
  
 
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Revision as of 21:38, 12 October 2012

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Contents

Courthouse

History

Parent County

1967--Emporia was created in 1967 from Greensville County.[1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Since Emporia was created in 1967 from Greensville County, the Civil War records for Emporia will be found in the Greensville County military records.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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).