Colonial Heights (Independent City), Virginia Genealogy

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Colonial Heights, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1948
Website http://www.colonialheightsva.gov/

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The City of Colonial Heights is located in the Central portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia. The name Colonial Heights resulted from an incident during the American Revolutionary War[1].

Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Colonial Heights City Courthouse

For additional records, see Chesterfield County.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Colonial Heights (Independent City), Virginia online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the City
  • FindAGrave Clicking on Place Name (without the word "cemetery") may list more.
See Virginia Cemeteries for more information.

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1948 -- Colonial Heights was created in 1948 from Chesterfield County. [2]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

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Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colonial_Heights,_Virginia
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).