Hopewell (Independent City), Virginia

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Hopewell, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1911
Website http://www.hopewellva.gov

County Information

Description

The City of Hopewell is located in the Central portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was initially named City Point by Sir Thomas Dale but later changed to its current Hopewell, named after an English ship[1].

Courthouse

Hopewell City Courthouse

For additional records, see Prince George County.

History

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Parent County

1911 -- Hopewell was created in 1911 from Prince George County. [2]

Resources

Cemeteries

For a detailed list of cemeteries, see Hopewell, Virginia Cemeteries.

Websites

References

  1. http://hopewellva.gov/city-history/
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).