Danville, Virginia

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Danville (Independent City)''  
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''[[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)]]''  
  
== Courthouse  ==
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{{Infobox settlement
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| name                    = Danville, Virginia
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| settlement_type        = Independent City
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| image_map              =  
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| map_caption            = Location in [[Virginia]]
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| established_title      = Founded
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| established_date        = 1890
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| website                = http://www.danville-va.gov/
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== Quick Facts ==
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==== Parent County ====
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{{Tip|For additional records, see [[Pittsylvania County, Virginia|Pittsylvania County]].}}
  
'''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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== Courthouse  ==
  
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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== History ==
  
== Places/Localities ==
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==== Parent County ====
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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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>
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
 
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[[Image:Vadanville.jpg|thumb|right|400px]]
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Church  ====
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'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
  
==== Court  ====
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[[Virginia, Danville City Cemetery Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Virginia, Danville City Cemetery Records, 1833-2006 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
==== Land ====
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==== Occupations ====
  
==== History  ====
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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.]
  
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===== Death =====
  
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==== Occupations ====
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
*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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=78198&disp=The+silversmiths+of+Virginia FHL]. [Includes a section on Danville silversmiths.]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
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*[[Danville Virginia Family History Center]]
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|190391|subject-id|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=190391 Family History Library Catalog]
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[[Category:Danville,_Virginia]]
 
[[Category:Danville,_Virginia]]

Revision as of 18:35, 31 January 2013

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

 

History

Parent County

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

Resources

Vadanville.jpg

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).