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== Courthouse  ==
 
== Courthouse  ==
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
http://www.bvcity.org/history.htm
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1892--'''Buena Vista was created in 1892 from Rockbridge County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1892--'''Buena Vista was created in 1892 from Rockbridge County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Green Hill Cemetery was acquired by the city in 1953 and has become known as a place of beauty (http://www.bvcity.org/cemetery.htm)
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Green Hill Cemetery was acquired by the city in 1953 and has become known as a place of beauty (http://www.bvcity.org/cemetery.htm)  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
==== Land & Climate ====
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==== Land &amp; Climate ====
  
Climate  
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Climate A generally moderate climate prevails. Average annual temperature: 57 Degrees. January average temperature: 34.7 Degrees. July average temperature: 74.9 Degrees. Average annual rainfall: 36 inches. Average annual snowfall: 5 inches. The prevailing winds are from the southwest.  
A generally moderate climate prevails.
 
Average annual temperature: 57 Degrees.  
 
January average temperature: 34.7 Degrees.  
 
July average temperature: 74.9 Degrees.  
 
Average annual rainfall: 36 inches.  
 
Average annual snowfall: 5 inches.  
 
The prevailing winds are from the southwest.
 
  
(http://www.bvcity.org/climate.htm)
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(http://www.bvcity.org/climate.htm)  
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 03:39, 26 August 2010

Template:Virginia-stubUnited States  > Virginia > Buena Vista (Independent City)

Courthouse

History

http://www.bvcity.org/history.htm

Parent County

1892--Buena Vista was created in 1892 from Rockbridge County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Green Hill Cemetery was acquired by the city in 1953 and has become known as a place of beauty (http://www.bvcity.org/cemetery.htm)

Church

Court

Land & Climate

Climate A generally moderate climate prevails. Average annual temperature: 57 Degrees. January average temperature: 34.7 Degrees. July average temperature: 74.9 Degrees. Average annual rainfall: 36 inches. Average annual snowfall: 5 inches. The prevailing winds are from the southwest.

(http://www.bvcity.org/climate.htm)

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

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