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== Courthouse  ==
 
== Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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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. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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For a detailed list, including addresses, phone numbers, and external links, see ''[[Bedford, Virginia Cemeteries]]''.
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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&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;feature=Cemetery USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>  
  
*Fairmount Cemetery
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*Fairmount Cemetery  
*Longwood Cemetery
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*Longwood Cemetery  
 
*Otey Street Cemetery
 
*Otey Street Cemetery
  
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
*'''[Creacy] '''Daily-Geary, Jessica L. and James P. Geary. ''The Compiled Book of Creecy: Addendum 2001.''&nbsp; Provo, Utah : Geary Genealogical Services, 2001. {{FHL|929.273 C861d supp. |book}} Free digitized copy.
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*'''[Creacy] '''Daily-Geary, Jessica L. and James P. Geary. ''The Compiled Book of Creecy: Addendum 2001.''&nbsp; Provo, Utah&nbsp;: Geary Genealogical Services, 2001. {{FHL|929.273 C861d supp. |book}} Free digitized copy.
  
 
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Revision as of 03:41, 26 August 2010

United States  > Virginia > Bedford (Independent City)

Contents

Courthouse

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • [Creacy] Daily-Geary, Jessica L. and James P. Geary. The Compiled Book of Creecy: Addendum 2001.  Provo, Utah : Geary Genealogical Services, 2001. FHL 929.273 C861d supp. Free digitized copy.

Maps

Military

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 Liberty (now Bedford) silversmiths and watchmakers.]

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