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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Carroll County, Virginia|Carroll County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Grayson County, Virginia|Grayson County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Galax,_Virginia|Galax (Independent City)]]''
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| name                    = Galax, Virginia
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| settlement_type        = Independent City
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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.galaxva.com/
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Carroll County, Virginia|Carroll County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Grayson County, Virginia|Grayson County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Galax, Virginia|Galax (Independent City)]]''
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{{Tip|For additional records, see [[Carroll County, Virginia|Carroll]] and [[Grayson County, Virginia|Grayson]] counties.}}
  
 
== Courthouse  ==
 
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== Quick Facts ==
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== History ==
 
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[[Image:Vagalax.jpg|thumb|right|400px]]
 
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'''1954''' Galax was created in 1954 from [[Carroll County, Virginia|Carroll County]] and [[Grayson County, Virginia|Grayson County]]. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1954''' -- Galax was created in 1954 from [[Carroll County, Virginia|Carroll County]] and [[Grayson County, Virginia|Grayson 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 Galax was created in 1954 from Carroll and Grayson Counties, the Civil War records for the area of Galax may be found in the military records of both [[Carroll County, Virginia|Carroll County]] and [[Grayson County, Virginia|Grayson County]].&nbsp; <br>
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[[Carroll County, Virginia Militia (Confederate)|Carroll County, Virginia Militia (Confederate)]]
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[[Grayson County, Virginia Militia (Confederate)|Grayson County, Virginia Militia (Confederate)]]
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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|190455|subject-id|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|190455|subject-id|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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Revision as of 19:38, 31 January 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Carroll County Gotoarrow.png Grayson County Gotoarrow.png Galax (Independent City)

Galax, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Founded 1890
Website http://www.galaxva.com/

Contents

Courthouse

History

Vagalax.jpg

Parent County

1954 -- Galax was created in 1954 from Carroll County and Grayson County. [1]

Web Sites

References

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