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The City of Emporia is located in the Southern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named after Emporia, Kansas<ref>http://www.ci.emporia.va.us/visit-us/about-emporia/</ref>.
 
The City of Emporia is located in the Southern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named after Emporia, Kansas<ref>http://www.ci.emporia.va.us/visit-us/about-emporia/</ref>.
  
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== Courthouse  ==  
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[[File:Virginia Emporia Courthouse.png|<center>Emporia Courthouse</center>|200px|thumb|right]]
 
For additional records, see [[Greensville County, Virginia|Greensville County]].
 
For additional records, see [[Greensville County, Virginia|Greensville County]].
  

Latest revision as of 21:18, 13 July 2020

Guide to Emporia, Virginia ancestry, family history and genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, immigration records, and military records.

Emporia, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1967
Website http://www.ci.emporia.va.us/

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The City of Emporia is located in the Southern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named after Emporia, Kansas[1].

Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Emporia Courthouse

For additional records, see Greensville County.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Emporia (Independent City), Virginia online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the City
  • FindAGrave Clicking on Place Name (without the word "cemetery") may list more.
See Virginia Cemeteries for more information.

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1967--Emporia was created in 1967 from Greensville County.[2]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Brunswick CountySussex CountyGreensville CountySouthampton CountyNorthampton CountyVA EMPORIA IND CITY.PNG
Click a neighboring county
for more resources

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. http://www.ci.emporia.va.us/visit-us/about-emporia/
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).