Bedford, Virginia

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'''1890--'''Bedford was created&nbsp;1890 from Bedford 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--'''Bedford was created&nbsp;1890 from [[Bedford County, Virginia|Bedford County]]. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 21:21, 29 January 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Bedford (Independent City)
Bedford, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1890
Website http://www.bedfordva.gov/

Contents

History

Parent County

1890--Bedford was created 1890 from Bedford County. [1]

Resources

Cemeteries

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

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

  • Fairmount Cemetery
  • Longwood Cemetery
  • Otey Street Cemetery

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 Liberty (now Bedford) silversmiths and watchmakers.]

Web Sites

References

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