Virginia Gazetteers

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*'''1835:''' Martin, Joseph. ''A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia''. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. {{FHL|272358|title-id|disp=(Family History Library book 975 E5m; film 897469.)}}; digital versions at [http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/Default.aspx?htx=BookList&dbid=25591 Anc<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1295371344121_478" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1295371344121_38" />estry] ($); [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/u?/FH28,75118 Family History&nbsp;Archives].&nbsp;  
 
*'''1835:''' Martin, Joseph. ''A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia''. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. {{FHL|272358|title-id|disp=(Family History Library book 975 E5m; film 897469.)}}; digital versions at [http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/Default.aspx?htx=BookList&dbid=25591 Anc<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1295371344121_478" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1295371344121_38" />estry] ($); [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/u?/FH28,75118 Family History&nbsp;Archives].&nbsp;  
*'''1908:''' Long, Charles Massie. ''Virginia County Names: Two Hundred and Seventy Years of Virginia History''. Neale Pub. Co., 1908. Digital book at [http://books.google.com/books?id=8TcUAAAAYAAJ Google Books] (full-view).  
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*'''1908:''' Long, Charles Massie. ''Virginia County Names: Two Hundred and Seventy Years of Virginia History''. New York and Washington: The Neale Publishing Company, 1908. Digital version at [http://books.google.com/books?id=8TcUAAAAYAAJ Google Books].  
 
*'''1969:''' Hanson, Raus McDill. ''Virginia Place Names''. Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1969. {{FHL|69142|title-id|disp=(Family History Library book 975.5 E5h.)}}  
 
*'''1969:''' Hanson, Raus McDill. ''Virginia Place Names''. Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1969. {{FHL|69142|title-id|disp=(Family History Library book 975.5 E5h.)}}  
 
*'''1971:''' Topping, Mary, et al. ''Approved Place Names in Virginia''. Charlottesville, Virginia: University Press of Virginia, 1971. {{FHL|68087|title-id|disp=(Family History Library book 975.5 E2t; fiche 6051296.)}} This is not a comprehensive gazetteer, but it lists all place names that have been approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names.
 
*'''1971:''' Topping, Mary, et al. ''Approved Place Names in Virginia''. Charlottesville, Virginia: University Press of Virginia, 1971. {{FHL|68087|title-id|disp=(Family History Library book 975.5 E2t; fiche 6051296.)}} This is not a comprehensive gazetteer, but it lists all place names that have been approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names.

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Several helpful guides to places in Virginia have been published, including: