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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in Virginia. For example, the Family History Library has directories for:
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Directories|U.S. Directories]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia_Directories|Directories]]''
  
'''Richmond City'''<br>
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== Resources for Virginia Directories  ==
  
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=== Libraries and Archives  ===
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| 1819-1860
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| FHL fiche 6044391-400
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| 1866-1935
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| FHL films 1377370-84 <br>&nbsp;and 1605945-66
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=== Directories Online  ===
  
'''Norfolk City'''<br>
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Ancestry.com ($) has Virginia directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.
  
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=== The Family History Library  ===
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| 1801, 1806, 1851,<br>&nbsp;1859, 1860
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| FHL fiche 6044285-89 <br>
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| 1866-1901
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| FHL films 1377209-15
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| 1902-1923
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| FHL films 1844188-202
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| 1924-1935
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| FHL films 1844311-17
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<br>For prominent individuals of the colonial era, the Family History Library has name directories such as:
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The Family History Library has directories for:  
  
Stanard, William G. ''The Colonial Virginia Register 1902''. Reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1965. (FHL book 975.5 N2s 1965; film 982250 item 4.) Gives position and sometimes birth and death information.
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'''Richmond City'''  
  
Further directories are found in the Family History Library Catalog Locality Search under:
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*1819-1860 Family History Library fiche {{FHL|543998|title-id|disp=6044391-400}}
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*1866-1935 Family History Library films {{FHL|543998|title-id|disp=1377370-84 and 1605945-66}}
  
VIRGINIA, [COUNTY], [INDEPENDENT CITY] - DIRECTORIES
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<br> '''Norfolk City'''
  
VIRGINIA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - DIRECTORIES
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*1801, 1806, 1851, 1859, 1860 Family History Library fiche {{FHL|538123|title-id|disp=6044285-89}}
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*1866-1901 Family History Library films {{FHL|538123|title-id|disp=1377209-15}}
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*1902-1923 Family History Library films {{FHL|538123|title-id|disp=1844188-202}}
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*1924-1935 Family History Library films {{FHL|538123|title-id|disp=1844311-17}}
  
[[Category:Virginia]]
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<br> For prominent individuals of the colonial era, the Family History Library has name directories such as:
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:*Stanard, William G. ''The Colonial Virginia Register 1902''. Reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1965. (Family History Library {{FHL|35459|title-id|disp=book 975.5 N2s 1965; film 982250 item 4}}.) Gives position and sometimes birth and death information.
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<br> Further directories are found in the Family History Library Catalog Locality Search under:
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::VIRGINIA, [COUNTY], [INDEPENDENT CITY] - DIRECTORIES
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::VIRGINIA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - DIRECTORIES
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.distantcousin.com/directories/va/norfolk/1859/ Norfolk, Virginia 1859 City Directory]
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*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/va.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
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{{Virginia|Virginia}} {{U.S. Directories}}
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[[Category:Virginia|Directories]] [[Category:Record_Types_of_the_United_States]]

Revision as of 23:46, 7 May 2012

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Contents

Resources for Virginia Directories

Libraries and Archives

Directories Online

Ancestry.com ($) has Virginia directories available online in its U.S. City Directories collection.

The Family History Library

The Family History Library has directories for:

Richmond City


Norfolk City

  • 1801, 1806, 1851, 1859, 1860 Family History Library fiche 6044285-89
  • 1866-1901 Family History Library films 1377209-15
  • 1902-1923 Family History Library films 1844188-202
  • 1924-1935 Family History Library films 1844311-17


For prominent individuals of the colonial era, the Family History Library has name directories such as:

  • Stanard, William G. The Colonial Virginia Register 1902. Reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1965. (Family History Library book 975.5 N2s 1965; film 982250 item 4.) Gives position and sometimes birth and death information.


Further directories are found in the Family History Library Catalog Locality Search under:

VIRGINIA, [COUNTY], [INDEPENDENT CITY] - DIRECTORIES
VIRGINIA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - DIRECTORIES

Web Sites