Fairfax, Virginia

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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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Revision as of 03:13, 26 February 2012

United States  > Virginia > Fairfax (Independent City)

Contents

Courthouse

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Fairfax was created in 1961 from Fairfax County. [1] So the Civil War records for the men of that area will be found in Fairfax County records.

Newspapers

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.]

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. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).