Buena Vista, Virginia

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== History  ==
 
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Green Hill Cemetery was acquired by the city in 1953 and has become known as a place of beauty (http://www.bvcity.org/cemetery.htm)
  
 
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Climate
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A generally moderate climate prevails.
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Average annual temperature: 57 Degrees.
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January average temperature: 34.7 Degrees.
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July average temperature: 74.9 Degrees.
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Average annual rainfall: 36 inches.
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Average annual snowfall: 5 inches.
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The prevailing winds are from the southwest. 
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Revision as of 23:19, 12 October 2009

United States  > Virginia > Buena Vista (Independent City)

Contents

Courthouse

History

http://www.bvcity.org/history.htm

Parent County

1892--Buena Vista was created in 1892 from Rockbridge County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Green Hill Cemetery was acquired by the city in 1953 and has become known as a place of beauty (http://www.bvcity.org/cemetery.htm)

Church

Court

Land & Climate

Climate A generally moderate climate prevails. Average annual temperature: 57 Degrees. January average temperature: 34.7 Degrees. July average temperature: 74.9 Degrees. Average annual rainfall: 36 inches. Average annual snowfall: 5 inches. The prevailing winds are from the southwest.

(http://www.bvcity.org/climate.htm)

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

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).