"The Hornbook of Virginia History"
An extinct county, it was named for the Nansemond Indians. The county became the independent city of Nansemond in July 1972 and on 1 January 1974 merged with the city of Suffolk. Suffolk was incorporated as a town in 1808, and as a city in 1910.
County Site Resources
9 January 2015.
Many thanks to former hosts
Katherine Benbow, Tim "Pita" Harper, Lou Keller, & Carol A. Morrison, for their
hard work on this site.
Many thanks to former hosts Katherine Benbow, Tim "Pita" Harper, Lou Keller, & Carol A. Morrison, for their hard work on this site.
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