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In 1838, this county was formed from the southern part of Botetourt County. It is named for the Roanoke River. Montgomery County transferred land to Roanoke County in 1845. Salem was the original county seat. After Salem became an independent city, the Roanoke County Courthouse remained in Salem and both Salem (City) and Roanoke County, share a jail.
NATIONAL PROTECTED AREA
Blue Ridge Parkway - Jefferson National Forest
TOWN - Vinton
Airpoint - Bennett Springs - Bent Mountain - Bonsack - Bradshaw - Catawba - Clearbrook - Dundee
Glenvar - Hanging Rock - Hollins - Leslie - Masons Grove - Medley - Niagra - Poages Mill
Riverside - Starkey - Wabun - Wright
Crimes News, Post Offices in 1850
1866 Register of
Colonel Andrew Lewis
James William Turner Biography
John J. Coles
Preston Edward Simpson Biography
Jackson Howell Biography
Elijah Poage Biography
Roscoe Conklinb Wertz Biography
Richard Gordon Simmons Biography
Judson Vincent Hooper
Honorable A. M. Bowman Biography
Charles William Wade Wade
Jefferson H. Wilkinson Biography
Pleasant Woods Biography
Colonel Robert Henry Logan
William H. Lewis Biography
Henry Marshall Luck
Joseph Newton Lewis, M. D. Biography
Sidney Johnson Biography
James David Johnston
Andrew Jackson Airheart Biography
Vincent Gray, M. D., Biography
Robert Francis Taylor
Catlett Conway Taliaferro Biography
Thomas Trout Biography
Callohill Minnis Turner
Reuben H. Fishburne Biography
Francis Sorrel, M. D.
Samuel Selden Brooke Biography
Lawrence S. Davis Biography
County In 1840
Military Operations In Roanoke
Jeff Davis Rifles
Salem Flying Artillery
History of Salem
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