Fairfax, Virginia

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Fairfax County, Virginia|Fairfax County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Fairfax, Virginia|Fairfax (Independent City)]]''
  
== Courthouse  ==
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== Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1961--'''Fairfax was created in 1961 from Fairfax County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1961--'''Fairfax was created in 1961 from [[Fairfax County, Virginia|Fairfax County]]. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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Fairfax was created in 1961 from Fairfax County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> So the Civil War records for the men of that area will be found in [[Fairfax County, Virginia|Fairfax County]] 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 Fairfax 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.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*Family History Library Catalog
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*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Fairfax+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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Revision as of 21:37, 12 October 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Fairfax County Gotoarrow.png Fairfax (Independent City)

Contents

Courthouse

History

Parent County

1961--Fairfax was created in 1961 from Fairfax County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Fairfax was created in 1961 from Fairfax County. [1] So the Civil War records for the men of that area will be found in Fairfax County records.

Newspapers

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 Fairfax silversmiths.]

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. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).