GreenerPasture.com

Sign In


Add YOUR Family To This Page

What is the history of Falls Church, Virginia, USA?

People, Pictures, Old Postcards and Stories From the Past

Explore Falls Church, Virginia, USA. Discover its history. Learn about the people who lived there through stories, old newspaper articles, pictures and genealogy.
"Falls Church, a post-village of Fairfax co., Va., on the Washington & Ohio Railroad, 11 miles W. of Washington, D.C. It contains 11 churches, a broom-factory, the Forbes Institute, and the Jefferson Institute. It is one of the most thriving towns in Virginia. Pop. 792."

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ...
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1895
J.B. Lippincott


Not the place you are looking for? Try again!
Search for your ancestors by place

Search for Your Family by Place

To search for a place, specify place name below. Choose name from the list. Then SEARCH.
*Place Name:
  • In 1734 The Falls Church—as it came to be known—was founded at its present site adjacent to the intersection of the important Indian trails.
    At that time churches were outposts of government as well as worship. Not only was the Church of England—the official church of the Colony—wishing to ...Read MORE...


  • Falls Church, Virginia, USA

  • Falls Church, Virginia, USA
    The Falls Church
  • 1916
    Falls Church, a post-town of Alexandria and Fairfax cos., Va., on the Southern R., 11 miles W. of Washington. The banking point is Fairfax. Pop. in...Read MORE...


  • Falls Church, Virginia, USA
    Old Falls Church (Episcopal)
  • Falls Church, Virginia, USA
    Falls Church Presbyterian Church


Falls Church, Virginia, USA Genealogy

Ancestors Who Were Born in Falls Church, Virginia, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who were born in Falls Church.

View Them Now (sorted by last name)

View Them Now (sorted by year of birth)


Ancestors Who Died in Falls Church, Virginia, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who died in Falls Church.

View Them Now (sorted by last name)

View Them Now (sorted by year of death)


Ancestors Who Were Married in Falls Church, Virginia, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who were married in Falls Church.

View Them Now


Updated: 6/13/2019 1:51:54 PM

Are you from Falls Church? Do you have ancestors from there? Tell us YOUR story!

If you'd like to be contacted by others who have ancestors from Falls Church, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.