Although now extinct, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia, spawned two counties (Norfolk, Princess Anne) and four cities (Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach) in its place. Consequently, the history of the “South Side,” the geographic area that Lower Norfolk occupied, is one of beginnings and endings. Click here for a historic timeline of Lower Norfolk and its many descendants. Not all entries are documented. Please check back again for updates.
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