Tazewell County, Virginia
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County History
 Created on December 20, 1799, Tazewell County was made from parts of Russell and Wythe Counties.  It was named after a United States Senator from Virginia named Henry Tazewell.  The town of Jeffersonville, renamed Tazewell, is the county seat. 

Bluefield - Cedar Bluff - Pocahontas - Richlands - Tazewell

Abbs Valley - Baptist Valley - Bishop - Boissievain - Burkes Garden - Claypool Hill - Frog Level - Hidden Valley
Jewell Ridge - Liberty - North Tazewell - Paintlick - Pisgah - Pounding Mill - Raven - Springville
Tannersville - Tip Top - Thompson Valley - Wardell

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Tazewell County Data

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Website Updates:
Oct 2015: bios for SHELTON, FRENCH




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Bland - Buchanan - Mercer Co WV

McDowell Co WV
- Russell - Smyth

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