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Norton (Independent City), Virginia Genealogy

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Norton, Virginia
—  Independent City  —
Location in Virginia
Founded 1954
Website http://www.nortonva.org/

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The City of Norton is located in the Southwestern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named for Eckstein Norton, President of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad[1].

Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Norton (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]

For additional records, see Wise County.

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1954 - Norton was created in 1954 from Wise County. [2]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

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Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. http://www.nortonva.org/446/City-History
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).