Emporia (Independent City), Virginia Genealogy

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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]

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
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
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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).