Falls Church (Independent City), Virginia Genealogy

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Falls Church, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1948
Website http://www.fallschurchva.gov

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The City of Falls Church is located in the Northern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and included in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area. The community was established around The Falls Church (Episcopal) that was founded in 1734 and is one of the two geographically smallest cities in Virginia, at only 2.2 square miles[1].

Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Virginia, Church Falls Community Center.png

For additional records, see Fairfax County.

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1948--Falls Church was created in 1948 from Fairfax County.[2]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Falls Church (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.

Maps[edit | edit source]

Arlington CountyFairfax CountyVA FALLS CHURCH IND CITY.PNG
Click a neighboring county
for more resources

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. https://www.fallschurchva.gov/758/About-Falls-Church
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).