Virginia Beach (Independent City), Virginia Genealogy

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United States
Virginia
Virginia Beach (Independent City)
Virginia Beach, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1963
Website http://www.vbgov.com/

County Information

Description

The City of Virginia Beach is located on the Eastern seaboard of the Commonwealth of Virginia and more than likely took its name from the Virginia Company of London[1].

Courthouse

Virginia Beach Courthouse

For additional records, see Princess Anne County.

History

Parent County

1 January 1963 - Virginia Beach was created from Princess Anne County. [2]

Resources

Court Records

  • Creecy, John Harvie. Virginia Antiquary: Princess Anne County Loose Papers 1700 - 1789, Volume 1. Richmond [Virginia]: Dietz Press, c1954.
FHL US/CAN Book 975.551 N2va.
World Vital Records ($).

Directories

The following Virginia Beach directories are available online for free at Internet Archive: 196219631964-65 | 19661967 | 1968 | 19691970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 19741975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978-79 | 19801981

Don's List contains Virginia Beach telephone directories for many of the years between 1949 and 1991 - free.

Maps

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Probate records

Societies

Family History Centers

Websites

References

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