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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedford,_Virginia|Bedford (Independent City)]]''  
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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedford County, Virginia|Bedford County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedford,_Virginia|Bedford (Independent City)]]''  
  
 
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{{Tip|Additional records for residents of {{PAGENAME}} appear on the [[Bedford County, Virginia]] page.}}  
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{{Tip|For additional records, see [[Bedford County, Virginia|Bedford County]].}}  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''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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'''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>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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For a detailed list, including addresses, phone numbers, and external links, see ''[[Bedford, Virginia 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:<ref>[http://www.topozone.com/states/Virginia.asp?county=Bedford+%28city%29&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;feature=Cemetery USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>  
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The following is a list of cemeteries in Bedford:<ref>[http://www.topozone.com/states/Virginia.asp?county=Bedford+%28city%29&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;feature=Cemetery USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>  
  
 
*Fairmount Cemetery  
 
*Fairmount Cemetery  

Revision as of 22:48, 29 January 2013

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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