Colonial Heights, Virginia

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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Colonial Heights (Independent City)''  
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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Colonial Heights, Virginia|Colonial Heights (Independent City)]]''  
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{{Infobox settlement
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| name                    = Chesapeake, Virginia
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| settlement_type        = Independent City
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| image_map              = Vacolonialheights.PNG
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| map_caption            = Location in [[Virginia]]
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| established_title      = Founded
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| established_date        = 1948
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| website                = http://www.colonialheightsva.gov/
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== Courthouse  ==
 
== Courthouse  ==
  
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== Quick Facts  ==
 
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Since Colonial Heights was created in 1948 from Chesterfield County, the Civil War records for the area of Colonial Heights will be found in the [[Chesterfield_County,_Virginia|Chesterfield County]] military records.
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Since Colonial Heights was created in 1948 from Chesterfield County, the Civil War records for the area of Colonial Heights will be found in the [[Chesterfield County, Virginia|Chesterfield County]] military records.  
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 01:23, 29 January 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Colonial Heights (Independent City)
Chesapeake, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1948
Website http://www.colonialheightsva.gov/

Contents

Courthouse

 

Quick Facts

Parent County

1948 Colonial Heights was created in 1948 from Chesterfield County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

History

Maps

Military

Since Colonial Heights was created in 1948 from Chesterfield County, the Civil War records for the area of Colonial Heights will be found in the Chesterfield County military records.

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).