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{{Virginia-stub}} ''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Poquoson,_Virginia|Poquoson (Independent City)]]''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia Genealogy|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[York County, Virginia|York County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Poquoson,_Virginia|Poquoson (Independent City)]]''  
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| name                    = Poquoson, Virginia
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| settlement_type        = Independent City
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| image_map              = Vapoquoson.PNG
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| map_caption            = Location in [[Virginia Genealogy|Virginia]]
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| established_title      = Founded
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| established_date        = 1952
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| website                = [http://www.poquoson-va.gov www.poquoson-va.gov]
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== Courthouse  ==
 
== Courthouse  ==
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The Records room is open from 8:15 AM to 4:45 PM Monday through Friday and can be contacted by calling (757) 890-4103.  
 
The Records room is open from 8:15 AM to 4:45 PM Monday through Friday and can be contacted by calling (757) 890-4103.  
  
== Quick Facts ==
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For additional records, see [[York County, Virginia|York County]].
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== History ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1952: '''Poquoson was created from York County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1952: '''Poquoson was created from York County. <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
 
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
 
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[[Image:Vapoquoson.jpg|thumb|right|400px]]
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Eastern Cemetery  
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*Eastern Cemetery
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*Emmaus Cemetery
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*Trinity Cemetery
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*Weston Cemetery
  
Emmaus Cemetery
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== Websites  ==
  
Trinity Cemetery
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*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Poquoson+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
  
Western Cemetery
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== References  ==
  
==== Census  ====
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<references />
  
==== Church History and Records<br>  ====
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{{Virginia|Virginia}}
  
==== Court Records ====
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==== Land and Property Records<br>  ====
 
 
==== History  ====
 
 
==== Maps  ====
 
 
==== Military History and Records<br>  ====
 
 
===== ''Civil War''<br>  =====
 
 
Since Poquoson was created in 1952 from York County, records about men who fought in the Civil War (1861-1865) from that area would be found in the [[York County, Virginia|York County]] military records.<br>
 
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
 
==== Probate Records  ====
 
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
 
== Societies, Libraries and Museums<br>  ==
 
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
 
*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Poquoson+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
 
== References  ==
 
 
<references />
 
{{Virginia|Virginia}}
 
 
[[Category:Poquoson,_Virginia]]
 
[[Category:Poquoson,_Virginia]]

Latest revision as of 14:36, 21 June 2017

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png York County Gotoarrow.png Poquoson (Independent City)

Poquoson, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1952
Website www.poquoson-va.gov


Courthouse

York County Courthouse, Yorktown, Va. Courtesy: Collection: County Court Houses, Flickr by Jimmy Emerson. Used by permission.

Poquoson aka York County Courthouse
500 City Hall Avenue
Poquoson, Virginia 23662

Phone: (757) 868-3000 | Fax: (757) 868-3101

The York County - Poquosin Courthouse
aka York County Circuit Court
300 Ballard St.
Yorktown, VA 23690

The courthouse serves both York County and the independent city of Poquoson.

The Records room is open from 8:15 AM to 4:45 PM Monday through Friday and can be contacted by calling (757) 890-4103.

For additional records, see York County.

History

Parent County

1952: Poquoson was created from York County. [1]

Resources

Vapoquoson.jpg

Cemeteries

  • Eastern Cemetery
  • Emmaus Cemetery
  • Trinity Cemetery
  • Weston Cemetery

Websites

References

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