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Charles City County, Virginia


CHARLES CITY COUNTY VAGENWEB


HISTORICAL & BACKGROUND ITEMS OF INTEREST The Hornbook of Virginia History

Parishes: Bristol 1643-1702 (also Henrico Co. & afterwards Pr. Geo.), Charles City 1613-?, Chickahominy before 1640-1643 (also James City Co.), Flowerdew Hundred aka Jordan's Journey about 1620s-1688, Martin's Brandon 1655- 1702 (afterwards Pr. Geo. Co.), Smith's Hundred abt 1617-abt 1619, Southampton 1619- 1622, Wallingford (first called Chickahominy Parish) 1643-1620 (also James City Co.), West and Shirley abt 1613-1622, Westover by 1625-1702 (afterwards Pr. Geo. Co.), Weyanoke abt 1618-1702 (afterwards Pr. Geo. Co), Wilmington abt 1658-1723 (also James City Co.)

Virginia, A Guide to the Old Dominion

Charles City is the seat of Charles City Co. Named for a proposed city, the county is one of the oldest political units in America, the four "incorporations" into which settlements in VA were divided in 1619.


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