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United States  > Virginia > Chesapeake (Independent City)

Contents

Courthouse

 

History

Parent County

1963--Chesapeake was created 1 January 1963 from Norfolk 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 Chesapeake, Virginia Cemeteries.

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

  • Berea Cemetery
  • Good Hope Cemetery
  • Greenlawn Memorial Park
  • Memorial Gardens
  • Mount Olive Cemetery
  • Mount Pleasant Cemetery
  • Northwest Cemetery
  • Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  • Roosevelt Memorial Park
  • Workmans Circle Cemetery

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Since Chesapeake was created 1 January 1963 from Norfolk County, the Civil War records for Chesapeake will be found in the Norfolk County military records.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

 

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

 

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