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Norton (Independent City), Virginia Genealogy

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Norton, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1954
Website http://www.nortonva.org/

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The City of Norton is located in the Southwestern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named for Eckstein Norton, President of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad[1].

Courthouse[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

For additional records, see Wise County.

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1954 - Norton was created in 1954 from Wise County. [2]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

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Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. http://www.nortonva.org/446/City-History
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).