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{{Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Radford (Independent City)''
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== Courthouse  ==
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| name                    = Radford, Virginia
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| map_caption            = Location in [[Virginia Genealogy|Virginia]]
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| established_title      = Founded
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| established_date        = 1887
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| website                = http://www.radford.va.us/
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== Quick Facts ==
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== County Information ==
  
==== Parent County  ====
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=== Description ===
  
'''1887''' Radford was created in 1887 from Pulaski County. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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The City of Radford is located in the Western portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named for Dr. John B. Radford<ref>https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radford,_Virginia#cite_note-radford.va.us-4</ref>.
  
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== Courthouse ==
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[[File:VirginiaRadfordCityCourthouse.jpg|thumb|185 px|185 px|<center>Radford City Courthouse</center>|right]]
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For additional records, see [[Pulaski County, Virginia|Pulaski County]].
  
==== Record Loss ====
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== History ==
  
== Places/Localities ==
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==== Parent County ====
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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'''1887''' - Radford was created in 1887 from [[Pulaski County, Virginia|Pulaski County]]. <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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== Resources ==
  
== Resources  ==
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{{VA Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{VA Radford}}}}
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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== Websites ==
  
==== Church  ====
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*{{FHL|190697|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
 
 
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===== ''Civil War''  =====
 
 
 
Since Radford was created in 1887 from Pulaski County, <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> see [[Pulaski_County,_Illinois|Pulaski County]] for information about the Civil War in that area.
 
 
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
 
 
==== Family History Centers ====
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
 
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
 
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
 
*{{FHL|190697|subject-id|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
  
 
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Latest revision as of 16:11, 24 January 2019

Radford, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1887
Website http://www.radford.va.us/

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The City of Radford is located in the Western portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named for Dr. John B. Radford[1].

Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Radford City Courthouse

For additional records, see Pulaski County.

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1887 - Radford was created in 1887 from Pulaski County. [2]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Montgomery CountyPulaski CountyVA RADFORD IND CITY.PNG
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Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radford,_Virginia#cite_note-radford.va.us-4
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).