Welcome to the Fairfax County (and City of Fairfax, City of Falls Church) VAGenweb page! If you sign up in the box below, it will let you know when there are new additions to the site. (This is a list managed 100% by me, myself, and I would never sell your email address or spam you. I know how annoying that can be.)

I do live out of state. However, I have access to a lot of materials though interlibrary loan that I will be adding, among other things. I visit from time to time and have been working on obtaining tombstone photographs as well. However, submissions are an important basis to the running of this site. This website thrives based on input suggestions and submissions from readers like you! Please please please Email any comments, questions, or suggestions to me at EmbryProject@gmail.com (and because I do run more than one site, please specify it is for Fairfax County in the subject line).

~Alice Warner Brosey

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Fairfax was formed in 1742, from Prince William, and named after Lord Fairfax, the proprietor of "the Northern Neck." The part of Virginia included in the District of Columbia was formed from Fairfax. The County is watered by the Potomac and the Occoquan. For more information, please visit the wonderful Fairfax County Government website

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