Danville, Virginia

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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pittsylvania County, Virginia|Pittsylvania County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Danville, Virginia|Danville (Independent City)]]''  
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'''1890''' Danville was created in 1890 from [[Pittsylvania County, Virginia|Pittsylvania County]]. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1890''' Danville was created in 1890 from [[Pittsylvania County, Virginia|Pittsylvania County]]. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
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[[Virginia, Danville City Cemetery Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Virginia, Danville City Cemetery Records, 1833-2006 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
[[Virginia, Danville City Cemetery Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Virginia, Danville City Cemetery Records, 1833-2006 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
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Since Danville was created in 1890 from Pittsylvania County, the Civil War records for Danville will be found in the [[Pittsylvania County, Virginia|Pittsylvania County]] military records.
 
 
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*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|78198|title-id|disp=FHL}}. [Includes a section on Danville silversmiths.]
 
*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|78198|title-id|disp=FHL}}. [Includes a section on Danville silversmiths.]
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
 
 
*{{FHL|190391|subject-id|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
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United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Pittsylvania County Gotoarrow.png Danville (Independent City)

Danville, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Founded 1890
Website http://www.danville-va.gov/

Contents

Courthouse

 

Quick Facts

Parent County

1890 Danville was created in 1890 from Pittsylvania County. [1]

Resources

Cemeteries

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Virginia, Danville City Cemetery Records, 1833-2006 (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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 Danville silversmiths.]

Vital Records

Death

Danville, Virginia deaths are included in the Library of Virginia's Death Index of Virginia, 1853-1896, sponsored by The Virginia Genealogical Society, available online - free.

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).