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)''  
  
 
== Courthouse  ==
 
== Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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== Quick Facts ==
  
 
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'''1948''' Colonial Heights was created in 1948 from Chesterfield County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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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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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=190377&subject_disp=Virginia%2C+Colonial+Heights+%28Independent+City%29&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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[[Category:Colonial_Heights,_Virginia]]
 
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Revision as of 21:32, 7 November 2011

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Colonial Heights (Independent City)

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).