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{{Tip|For additional records, see [[Rockbridge County, Virginia|Rockbridge County]].}}
 
  
 
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Latest revision as of 19:14, 26 August 2016

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Rockbridge County Gotoarrow.png Lexington

Lexington, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1778
Website www.ci.lexington.va.us


Courthouse

For additional records, see Rockbridge County.

History

Parent County

1778 -- Lexington was created in 1778 from Rockbridge County. [1]

Resources

Valexington.jpg
Civil War

Civil War records for Lexington were kept by the city.

Newspapers

  • 1801-1805 - Rockbridge Repository (Lexington, Va.) at Genealogy Bank ($).

Occupations

  • Cutten, George Barton. The Silversmiths of Virginia (together with Watchmakers and Jewelers) from 1694 to 1850. Richmond, Va.: The Dietz Press, Incorporated, 1952. Available at FHL. [Includes a section on Lexington silversmiths.]

Web Sites

References

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