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Fauquier County, Virginia Genealogy

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==== Parent County ====
'''1758'''--Fauquier County was created 14 September 1758 from [[Prince William County, Virginia|Prince William]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Warrenton <ref name="HBG" />
==== Boundary Changes ====
Early Baptist churches (with years constituted):
#'''Back Lick''' (1782).<ref name="baptist" /> #'''Brent Town''' (1773).<ref name="baptist" /> #'''Broad Run''' (1762).<ref name="baptist" /> Church minutes (1762-1872) have been published: {{FHL|459891|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5275 K2m}}<ref>Broad Run Baptist Church (Fauquier County, Virginia). "Minutes of the Broad Run Baptist Church near Warrenton, Fauquier County, Virginia 1762 - 1872," ''Genealogical Record'', Vol. 7, No. 3 (Sep. 1965) to Vol. 9, No. 4 (Dec. 1967). Houston, Texas: Houston Genealogical Forum, 1965-1967. Available at {{FHL|459891|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5275 K2m}}.</ref>; see also ''Magazine of Virginia Genealogy'', Vol. 26, No. 4 (Nov. 1988) available at [ Ancestry] ($). Edwards identifies a few early members and states some members of this congregation migrated to Pittsylvania County in [,3 ''Materials Towards a History of the Baptists...''] (1772).
#'''Carter's Run''' (1768).<ref name="baptist">Robert Baylor Semple and George William Beale, ''A History of the Rise and Progress of the Baptists in Virginia'' (Pitt and Dickinson, 1894), 229-230, 386-387. Digital version at [ Google Books].</ref> The mother church. Edwards published a membership list dated 1742 in [,78 ''Materials Towards a History of the Baptists...''] (1772), 89-90. A history was published: ''Virginia Baptist Register'', Issue 2 (1963).<br>
#'''Goose Creek''' (1775), near Upperville, Va.<ref>''Fauquier County, Virginia, 1759-1959'' (Warrenton, Va.: Fauquier County Bicentennial Committee, 1959), 87-88. FHL Book 975.5275 H2f.</ref> Records from 1775 to 1842 have been published: ''Northern Virginia Genealogy'', Vol. 9 (2004): {{FHL|788508|item|disp=FHL Book 975.52 D25n v. 8-9 (2003-2004)}}.
#'''Goose Creek''' (1799), Farrowsville, Va.<ref name="baptist" /> #'''Long Branch''' (1786), near Halfway, Va.<ref name="baptist" /> A history, which includes church minutes and membership lists (1807-1868) has been published:&nbsp;{{FHL|92744|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5275 K2g}}.<ref>John K. Gott, Wayland F. Dunaway, C. Wirt Trainham and Long Branch Baptist Church, ''History of Long Branch Baptist Church, Fauquier County, Virginia: from Centennial History by Rev. Wayland F Dunaway and Sesquicentennial History by Rev. C. Wirt Trainham'' (Richmond, Va.: Williams Printing Co., 1967). {{FHL|92744|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5275 K2g}}.</ref>
#'''Manor''' (by 1771).<ref name="mat">Morgan Edwards, ''Materials Towards a History of the Baptists in the Provinces of Maryland Virginia North Carolina South Carolina Georgia'' (1772). Digitized by [,3 SCDL Collections] - free.</ref> Edwards published a membership list dated 1771 in [,38 ''Materials Towards a History of the Baptists...''] (1772), 39.
#'''Mill Creek''' (1772).<ref name="baptist" /> #'''Thumb Run''' (1772), near Orlean, Va.<ref name="baptist" /> Notes (1810) have been published: ''Northern Virginia Genealogy'', Vol. 5 (2000): {{FHL|788508|item|disp=FHL Book 975.52 D25n v. 5-7 (2000-2002)}}. #'''Upper Carter's Run''' (1784).<ref name="baptist" /> A history has been published: ''Virginia Baptist Register'', Issue 29 (1990).
{{VAbap}}Fauquier County fell within the bounds of the Culpeper Association and the Ketocton Association.
===== Presbyterian =====
*Gott, John K., Daughters of the American Revolution. Washington-Lewis Chapter (Virginia), and Marshall Presbyterian Church (Marshall, Virginia). ''Abstracts of the Second Session Book of the Marshall Presbyterian Church, Marshall, Fauquier County, Virginia''. MSS., 1957, available at {{FHL|334922|title-id|disp=FHL<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1267208774133_390" ></span>}}. [This church was organized in 1849 under the name Salem Presbyterian Church.]
==== Court ====
*'''1918-1988''' - {{RecordSearch|2377565|Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1988}} at [ FamilySearch] — index and images
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce records from 1831<ref name="HBG" />.
===== Death =====
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