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''[[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)]]''  
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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{{Infobox settlement
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| name                    = Bedford, Virginia
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| settlement_type        = Independent City
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| image_map              = Vabedford.png
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| map_caption            = Location in [[Virginia]]
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| established_title      = Founded
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| established_date        = 1890
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| website                = http://www.bedfordva.gov/
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=== Independent City Government Site ===
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=== Absorbed and Annexed Cities, Communities & Towns  ===
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{{Tip|For additional records, see [[Bedford County, Virginia|Bedford County]].}}
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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== History ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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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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[[Image:Vabedfordcity.jpg|thumb|right|400px]]
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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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For a detailed list, including addresses, phone numbers, and external links, see ''[[Bedford, Virginia Cemeteries]]''.
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The following is a list of cemeteries in Bedford:<ref>[http://www.topozone.com/ USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>
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*Fairmount Cemetery
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*Longwood Cemetery
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*Otey Street Cemetery
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==== Occupations  ====
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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 Liberty (now Bedford) silversmiths and watchmakers.]
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== Web Sites ==
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*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Bedford+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
=== Bibiography  ===
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{{Virginia|Virginia}}
  
=== Genealogy and History Websites  ===
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Revision as of 18:37, 31 January 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Bedford County 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

Vabedfordcity.jpg

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