Suffolk, Virginia

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(Bible Records)
Line 81: Line 81:
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
<references />
+
<references />  
 
+
{{Virginia|Virginia}}
 
[[Category:Suffolk,_Virginia]]
 
[[Category:Suffolk,_Virginia]]

Revision as of 05:26, 27 May 2012

United States  > Virginia > Suffolk (Independent City)

Contents

Courthouse

History

Parent County

1910--Suffolk was created in 1910 from Nansemond County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Cemeteries

Church

Church of England

Quaker

  • Putnam, Martha A. Quaker Records of Southeast Virginia. Westminster, Maryland: Family Line Publications, 1996. Available at FHL. [Includes records about Quakers in Dinwiddie, Isle of Wight, Nansemond, Norfolk, Prince George, Southampton counties and Suffolk City from 1600s and 1700s (Blackwater Monthly Meeting, Chuckatuck Monthly Meeting, Pagan Creek Meeting, Western Branch Monthly Meeting, and Somerton Monthly Meeting.)]

Court

Immigration

  • Ljungstedt, Milnor. "Items from Southern Records" [Showing Family and Trade Connections with Northern Colonies and the Home Countries], The American Genealogist, Vol. 15 (1938):95-104. Available at New England Ancestors. [Suffolk, VA surname: Gibson.]

Land

Grants and Patents

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War, 1861-1865

Since Suffolk was created in 1910 from Nansemond County[1], go to the Nansemond County page for information about the Civil War military units of that county. Civil War service men from Suffolk served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their area.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

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).