Fairfax, Virginia

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Fairfax County, Virginia|Fairfax County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Fairfax,_Virginia|Fairfax (Independent City)]]''  
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| name                    = Fairfax, Virginia
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| settlement_type        = Independent City
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| image_map              = Vafairfax.png
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| map_caption            = Location in [[Virginia]]
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| established_title      = Founded
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| established_date        = 1961
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| website                = http://www.fairfaxva.gov/
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{{Tip|For additional records, see [[Fairfax County, Virginia|Fairfax County]].}}
  
 
== Courthouse  ==
 
== Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1961--'''Fairfax was created in 1961 from Fairfax County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1961--'''Fairfax was created in 1961 from [[Fairfax County, Virginia|Fairfax County]]. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
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===== Civil War =====
 
 
Fairfax was created in 1961 from Fairfax County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> So the Civil War records for the men of that area will be found in [[Fairfax_County,_Virginia|Fairfax County]] records.
 
 
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*Cutten, George Barton. ''The Silversmiths of Virginia (Together with Watchmakers and Jewelers) from 1694 to 1850.'' Richmond, Va.: The Dietz Press, Incorporated, 1952. Available at {{FHL|78198|title-id|disp=FHL}}. [Includes a section on Fairfax silversmiths.]
 
*Cutten, George Barton. ''The Silversmiths of Virginia (Together with Watchmakers and Jewelers) from 1694 to 1850.'' Richmond, Va.: The Dietz Press, Incorporated, 1952. Available at {{FHL|78198|title-id|disp=FHL}}. [Includes a section on Fairfax silversmiths.]
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
 
 
*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Fairfax+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Fairfax+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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Revision as of 21:30, 31 January 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Fairfax County Gotoarrow.png Fairfax (Independent City)

Fairfax, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1961
Website http://www.fairfaxva.gov/

Contents

Courthouse

History

Vafairfaxcity.jpg

Parent County

1961--Fairfax was created in 1961 from Fairfax County. [1]

Resources

Occupations

  • Cutten, George Barton. The Silversmiths of Virginia (Together with Watchmakers and Jewelers) from 1694 to 1850. Richmond, Va.: The Dietz Press, Incorporated, 1952. Available at FHL. [Includes a section on Fairfax silversmiths.]

Web Sites

References

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