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*Coldham, Peter Wilson. ''North American Wills Registered in London 1611-1857.'' Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2007. [Includes wills of residents of Petersburgh [Petersburg] proved in London. These records often help establish an immigrant's place of origin.]
 
*Coldham, Peter Wilson. "Intercepted Letters Relating to America 1777-1811," ''The Genealogist'', Vol. 14, No. 2 (Fall 2000):184-200. [Overseas residents of Petersburg with the following surnames: King, Mare, Neveu, Schvarts.]
 
*Coldham, Peter Wilson. "Intercepted Letters Relating to America 1777-1811," ''The Genealogist'', Vol. 14, No. 2 (Fall 2000):184-200. [Overseas residents of Petersburg with the following surnames: King, Mare, Neveu, Schvarts.]
  
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*Coldham, Peter Wilson. ''North American Wills Registered in London 1611-1857.'' Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2007. [Includes wills of residents of Petersburgh [Petersburg] proved in London. These records often help establish an immigrant's place of origin.]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
Indexed images of the [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/VirginiaTaxListCensuses/ 1790 and 1799 Personal Property Tax Lists of Petersburg, Virginia] are available online at [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/ Binns Genealogy].  
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*Indexed images of the [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/VirginiaTaxListCensuses/ 1790 and 1799 Personal Property Tax Lists of Petersburg, Virginia] are available online at [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/ Binns Genealogy].  
 
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*Indexed images of the [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/VirginiaTaxListCensuses/ 1790 Land Tax List of Petersburg, Virginia] are available online at [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/ Binns Genealogy].  
Indexed images of the [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/VirginiaTaxListCensuses/ 1790 Land Tax List of Petersburg, Virginia] are available online at [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/ Binns Genealogy].  
 
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====

Revision as of 18:20, 3 February 2010

United States  > Virginia > Petersburg (Independent City)

Courthouse

History

Parent County

1850--Petersburg was created 16 March 1850 from Dinwiddie, Prince George, and Chesterfield Counties. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Immigration

  • Coldham, Peter Wilson. North American Wills Registered in London 1611-1857. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2007. [Includes wills of residents of Petersburgh [Petersburg] proved in London. These records often help establish an immigrant's place of origin.]
  • Coldham, Peter Wilson. "Intercepted Letters Relating to America 1777-1811," The Genealogist, Vol. 14, No. 2 (Fall 2000):184-200. [Overseas residents of Petersburg with the following surnames: King, Mare, Neveu, Schvarts.]

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

London Courts

  • Coldham, Peter Wilson. North American Wills Registered in London 1611-1857. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2007. [Includes wills of residents of Petersburgh [Petersburg] proved in London. These records often help establish an immigrant's place of origin.]

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).