Genealogy of Fauquier County, Virginia

Genealogy of Fauquier County, with

Shortcuts to Ancestor Counties

Chickacoan Indian District 
(Original Shire)  
         |                         name changed to
Northumberland Co (1648)          York Co (1642/3)
         |   !_____________________._______!
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         |                     Lancaster Co (1651)
         |                         |
Westmoreland Co (1653)         Rappahannock Co (1656-1692) defunct
         |                         |
Stafford Co (1664)            
Richmond Co (1692)
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King George Co (1721)                   
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          Prince William Co (1731)
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		Fauquier County  (1 May 1759)

Please look at this map which depicts King George County. Notice how King George County goes right through Prince William County and actually was part of what would be Fauquier County.

From 1721 when King George County was formed until 1731 when Prince William was formed.

  • VisitMAPS OF FAUQUIER COUNTY

    We have a ten year time period when a large part of Fauquier County was actually King George County from 1721 to 1731. 1731 to 1758 it was Prince William County, Virginia. Jim Burgess


    This page last updated 29 Sep 2012