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Virginia is covered on the Northeast States List
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
Many Obits added
Mrs. Fannie A. Whitley
Created new section under
newspapers - medical reports
1890 Veteran's Census -
Tazewell Alms House
1890 Veteran's Census
Laura Thorpe Obituary
G. H. Lawrence
Richard Davis Yeates Obituary
- Buchanan - Mercer Co
WV - McDowell
Co WV - Russell - Smyth