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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Virginia|Virginia]] > Suffolk (Independent City)''  
 
{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Virginia|Virginia]] > Suffolk (Independent City)''  
  
== Courthouse  ==
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== Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1910--'''Suffolk was created in 1910 from Nansemond County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1910--'''Suffolk was created in 1910 from Nansemond County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Court  ====
 
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*Ljungstedt, Milnor. "Items from Southern Records" [Showing Family and Trade Connections with Northern Colonies and the Home Countries], ''The American Genealogist'', Vol. 15 (1938):95-104. Available at [http://www.newenglandancestors.org/database_search/TAG.asp New England Ancestors]. [Suffolk, VA surname: Gibson.]
 
*Ljungstedt, Milnor. "Items from Southern Records" [Showing Family and Trade Connections with Northern Colonies and the Home Countries], ''The American Genealogist'', Vol. 15 (1938):95-104. Available at [http://www.newenglandancestors.org/database_search/TAG.asp New England Ancestors]. [Suffolk, VA surname: Gibson.]
  
 
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'''''Grants and Patents'''''
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*Hudgins. [http://www.directlinesoftware.com/pool.htm 882 patents dated 1638-1749 in what is now Suffolk City (previously Nansemond County), Virginia placed on a map]. DeedMapper, 2003.&nbsp;[Names of those who received land patents, dates, land descriptions, and references may be viewed free of charge (click "Index" next to the county listing); however, in order to view the maps, it is necessary to purchase Direct Line Software's [http://www.directlinesoftware.com/ DeedMapper]&nbsp;product.]
  
 
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Revision as of 22:29, 12 February 2010

United States  > Virginia > Suffolk (Independent City)

Courthouse

History

Parent County

1910--Suffolk was created in 1910 from Nansemond County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Immigration

  • Ljungstedt, Milnor. "Items from Southern Records" [Showing Family and Trade Connections with Northern Colonies and the Home Countries], The American Genealogist, Vol. 15 (1938):95-104. Available at New England Ancestors. [Suffolk, VA surname: Gibson.]

Land

Grants and Patents

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).