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County History
old county courthouse
County Courthouse
Grayson County was founded in 1793 from a part of Wythe County. 
It was named after William Grayson, a delegate to the Continental Congress (1784-1787) and a U S Senator for Virginia.


Mount Rogers, the state's highest peak at 5,729 feet, is in Grayson County.

TOWNS
Fries - Independence (county seat) - Troutdale

UNINCORPORATED AREAS
Baywood - Elk Creek - Mouth of Wilson - Rugby



Online Data

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Church Histories / Records

Death Records

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Website Updates

Nov 2014 :
Brown and Minatree obits, Postoffices in 1850

Dec 2012
Cemeteries

May 2012
Thomas Baugus Obituary

Mar 2012
Freel A. Testerman Obituary


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Surrounding Counties
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Washington County (west)
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Smyth County (northwest)
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Ashe County, North Carolina (south)
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Alleghany County, North Carolina (south)
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Surry County, North Carolina (southeast)
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Carroll County (east)

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