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Colonial Heights (Independent City), Virginia Genealogy

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Colonial Heights, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1948

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The City of Colonial Heights is located in the Central portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia. The name Colonial Heights resulted from an incident during the American Revolutionary War[1].

Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Colonial Heights City Courthouse

For additional records, see Chesterfield County.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Colonial Heights (Independent City), Virginia online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the City
See Virginia Cemeteries for more information.

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1948 -- Colonial Heights was created in 1948 from Chesterfield County. [2]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Chesterfield CountyHopewell (Independent City)Petersburg (Independent City)Prince George CountyDinwiddie CountyVA COLONIAL HEIGHTS IND CITY.PNG
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for more resources

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

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