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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Norfolk County, Virginia|Norfolk County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Chesapeake,_Virginia|Chesapeake]]''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia Genealogy|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Norfolk County, Virginia|Norfolk County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Chesapeake,_Virginia|Chesapeake]]''  
  
== Courthouse  ==
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{{Infobox settlement
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| name                    = Chesapeake, Virginia
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| settlement_type        = Independent City
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| image_map              = Vachesapeake.PNG
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| map_caption            = Location in [[Virginia Genealogy|Virginia]]
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| established_title      = Founded
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| established_date        = 1963
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| website                = http://www.cityofchesapeake.net/
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{{Tip|Additional records for residents of {{PAGENAME}} appear on the [[Norfolk County, Virginia]] page.}} {{RAOGKcourthouse}}
 
  
== History  ==
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=== Courthouse  ===
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[[File:VirginiaChesapeakeCourthouse.jpg|thumb|185 px|185 px|<center>Chesapeake Courthouse</center>|right]]
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For additional records, see [[Norfolk County, Virginia]].
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=== History  ===
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1963--'''Chesapeake was created 1 January 1963 from Norfolk County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1963--'''Chesapeake was created 1 January 1963 from [[Norfolk County, Virginia|Norfolk County]].<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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[[Image:Vachesapeake.jpg|thumb|right|400px|Vachesapeake.jpg]]
 
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
{{RAOGKcemetery}}
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For a detailed list, including addresses, phone numbers, and external links, see ''[[Chesapeake, Virginia Cemeteries]]''.  
 
For a detailed list, including addresses, phone numbers, and external links, see ''[[Chesapeake, Virginia Cemeteries]]''.  
  
The following is a list of cemeteries in Chesapeake:<ref>[http://www.topozone.com/states/Virginia.asp?county=Chesapeake+%28city%29&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;feature=Cemetery USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>  
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The following is a list of cemeteries in Chesapeake:<ref>[http://www.topozone.com/ USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>  
  
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*Berea Cemetery  
 
*Berea Cemetery  
 
*Good Hope Cemetery  
 
*Good Hope Cemetery  
 
*Greenlawn Memorial Park  
 
*Greenlawn Memorial Park  
*Memorial Gardens
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*Memorial Gardens  
 
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*Mount Olive Cemetery
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*Mount Olive Cemetery  
 
 
*Mount Pleasant Cemetery  
 
*Mount Pleasant Cemetery  
*Northwest Cemetery
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*Northwest Cemetery  
 
 
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*Pleasant Grove Cemetery  
 
*Pleasant Grove Cemetery  
 
*Roosevelt Memorial Park  
 
*Roosevelt Memorial Park  
 
*Workmans Circle Cemetery
 
*Workmans Circle Cemetery
  
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=== Societies and Libraries  ===
 
 
==== Church  ====
 
 
 
==== Court  ====
 
 
 
==== Land  ====
 
 
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
 
 
==== Maps  ====
 
 
 
==== Military  ====
 
 
 
===== '''''Civil War'''''  =====
 
 
 
Since Chesapeake was created 1 January 1963 from Norfolk County, the Civil War records for Chesapeake will be found in the&nbsp;[[Norfolk County, Virginia|Norfolk County]] military records.
 
 
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
 
 
==== Probate  ====
 
 
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
 
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
  
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
 
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*[[Chesapeake Virginia Family History Center]]
 
*[[Chesapeake Virginia Family History Center]]
  
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=== Websites  ===
  
== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Chesapeake+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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=== References  ===
*{{FHL|Virginia%2C+Chesapeake+%28Independent+City%29|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
 
 
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Latest revision as of 23:29, 20 June 2017

United States Gotoarrow.png Virginia Gotoarrow.png Norfolk County Gotoarrow.png Chesapeake

Chesapeake, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1963
Website http://www.cityofchesapeake.net/


Courthouse

Chesapeake Courthouse

For additional records, see Norfolk County, Virginia.

History

Parent County

1963--Chesapeake was created 1 January 1963 from Norfolk County.[1]

Resources

Vachesapeake.jpg

Cemeteries

For a detailed list, including addresses, phone numbers, and external links, see Chesapeake, Virginia Cemeteries.

The following is a list of cemeteries in Chesapeake:[2]

  • Berea Cemetery
  • Good Hope Cemetery
  • Greenlawn Memorial Park
  • Memorial Gardens
  • Mount Olive Cemetery
  • Mount Pleasant Cemetery
  • Northwest Cemetery
  • Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  • Roosevelt Memorial Park
  • Workmans Circle Cemetery

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. USGS Map, Topozone.com