Virginia

Virginia genealogy books and CDs

  • Virginia- Statewide

    Virginia- Statewide (95)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Virginia in general
  • Accomack County

    Accomack County (47)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Accomack County.  Accomack County was formed in 1634 as one of the eight original shires of Virginia.  In 1642 it was renamed Northampton County.  In 1663 the Northampton County divided in half, and the northern half was named Accawmack County.  It was temporarily abolished in 1670 and restored in 1673.  In 1940 it was renamed Accomack County.
  • Albemarle County

    Albemarle County (34)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Albemarle County.  Albemarle County was formed 16 October 1774 from Goochland County.  Parts of Louisa County were added in 1761 and 1838.
  • Alexandria

    Alexandria (24)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Alexandria.  Alexandria County was part of the original 100-mile square created as the District of Columbia in 1791. The portion of the District created from territory ceded by Virginia in Fairfax County was termed Alexandria County of the District of Columbia. It included all of the present Arlington County, Virginia, plus part of what is now the independent city of Alexandria, Virginia. The area was returned to Virginia on July 9, 1846. From 1846 to 1920, the county was known as Alexandria County, Virginia.
    In 1920, the name Arlington County was adopted. The Town of Potomac was incorporated as a town in Alexandria County in 1908. The town was annexed by the independent city of Alexandria in 1930.
  • Alleghany County

    Alleghany County (5)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Alleghany County.  Alleghany County was formed 5 January 1822 from Bath, Botetourt, and Monroe (West Virginia) counties.
  • Amelia County

    Amelia County (21)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Amelia County.  Amelia County was formed 30 September 1734 from Prince George and Brunswick counties.  In 1754 it lost land to Prince Edward County, and in 1789 it lost land to Nottoway County.
  • Amherst County

    Amherst County (5)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Amherst County.  Amherst County was formed 7 April 1761 from Albermarle County.
  • Arlington County

    Arlington County (6)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Arlington County.  Arlington County was originally part of the land that was donated by Virginia to form the District of Columbia.   The land was returned to Virginia in 1846.  It was then known as Alexandria County.  The county's name was changed to Arlington County in 1920 to avoid confusion with the City of Alexandria.
  • Augusta County

    Augusta County (19)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Augusta County.  Augusta County was founded 15 December 1738 from Orange County.  The county was actually formed in 1745.
  • Bath County

    Bath County (2)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Bath County.  Bath County was formed 14 December 1790 from Augusta, Botetourt, and Greenbrier (West Virginia) counties.
  • Bedford County

    Bedford County (9)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Bedford County.  Bedford County was formed 13 December 1753 from Lunenburg County.  Part of Albemarle County was added in 1754.  In 1782, Lunenburg County lost land to Campbell County.
  • Botetourt County

    Botetourt County (10)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Botetourt County.  Botetourt County was formed 28 November 1769 from Augusta County.  Part of Rockbridge County was added in 1785.
  • Brunswick County

    Brunswick County (20)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Brunswick County.  Brunswick County was authorized 17 December 1720 from Prince George County.  The government was formed in 1732.  Parts of Isle of Wight and Surry counties were added in 1732.
  • Buckingham County

    Buckingham County (18)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Buckingham County.  Buckingham County was formed 7 April 1758 from Albemarle County.
  • Campbell County

    Campbell County (6)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Campbell County.  Campbell County was formed 15 December 1781 from Bedford County.
  • Caroline County

    Caroline County (70)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Caroline County.  Caroline County was formed 15 March 1727 from Essex, King and Queen, and King William counties. Parts of King and Queen County were added in 1742 and 1762.
  • Charles City County

    Charles City County (22)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Charles City County.  Charles City County was formed in 1634 as one of the original eight shires of Virginia.
  • Charlotte County

    Charlotte County (3)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Charlotte County.  Charlotte County was formed 27 November 1764 from Lunenburg County.
  • Chesterfield County

    Chesterfield County (12)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Chesterfield County.  Chesterfield County was formed 1 May 1749 from Henrico County.
  • Clarke County

    Clarke County (8)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Clarke County.  Clarke County was formed 8 March 1836 from Frederick County,  A portion of Warren County was added in 1860.
  • Culpeper County

    Culpeper County (40)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Culpeper County.  Culpeper County was formed 23 March 1748 from Orange County.
  • Cumberland County

    Cumberland County (6)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Cumberland County.  Cumberland County was formed 23 March 1748 from Goochland County.
  • Elizabeth City County

    Elizabeth City County (10)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Elizabeth City County.  Elizabeth City County was one of the original eight shires of Virginia.  It was named Elizabeth City County.  In 1952 the county merged with Hampton, and they became the Independent City of Hampton.
  • Essex County

    Essex County (55)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Essex County.  Essex County was formed in 1694 from Old Rappahannock County.
  • Fairfax County

    Fairfax County (62)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Fairfax County.  Fairfax County was formed 24 May 1742 from Prince William County.
  • Fauquier County

    Fauquier County (44)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Fauquier County.  Fauquier County was formed 5 April 1758 from Prince William County.
  • Fincastle County

    Fincastle County (6)

    Fincastle County was created in 1772 from Botetourt County. In 1776, Fincastle County was divided to form Montgomery, Washington, and Kentucky counties in Virginia.
  • Franklin County

    Franklin County (5)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Franklin County.  Franklin County was formed 29 November 1785 from Bedford and Henry counties.
  • Frederick County

    Frederick County (35)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Frederick County.  Frederick County was formed 15 December 1738 from Orange County.  The government was organized 1743.  Part of Augusta was added later.
  • Fredericksburg City

    Fredericksburg City (4)

    The city of Fredericksburg was founded in 1728 and incorporated in 1781. Spotsylvania County borders the city of Fredericksburg.
  • Gloucester County

    Gloucester County (12)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Gloucester County.  Gloucester County was formed in 1651 from York County.
  • Goochland County

    Goochland County (16)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Goochland County.  Goochland County was formed 6 March 1727 from Henrico County.
  • Greene County

    Greene County (3)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Greene County. Greene County was formed 24 January 1838 from Orange County.
  • Greensville County

    Greensville County (2)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Greensville County. Greensville County was formed 28 November 1780 from Brunswick County.  Portions of Brunswick County were added in 1787, and part of Sussex County was added in 1802.
  • Halifax County

    Halifax County (13)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Halifax County. Halifax County was formed 17 April 1752 from Lunenburg County.
  • Hanover County

    Hanover County (18)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Hanover County. Hanover County was formed 20 November 1720 from New Kent County.
  • Henrico County

    Henrico County (31)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Henrico County. Henrico County was one of the eight original shires in Virginia.
  • Henry County

    Henry County (6)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Henry County. Henry County was formed 23 October 1776 from Pittsylvania County.
  • Isle of Wight

    Isle of Wight (3)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Isle of Wight County. Isle of Wight County was one of the eight original shires of Virginia.  It was established as Warrosquyoake County and renamed in 1637.  Part of Nansemond County was added in 1769.
  • Isle of Wight County

    Isle of Wight County (24)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Isle of Wight County. One of the original eight shires of Virginia was known as Warrosquyoake Shire. It was renamed Isle of Wight County in 1637.
  • James City County

    James City County (9)

    Books and CDs pertaining to James City County. James City County was one of the eight original shires of Virginia.  Part of New Kent County was added later, and part of York County was added in 1852.
  • King and Queen County

    King and Queen County (10)

    Books and CDs pertaining to King and Queen County. King and Queen County was formed 12 May 1691 from New Kent County.
  • King George County

    King George County (48)

    Books and CDs pertaining to King George County. King George County was formed 24 November 1720 from Richmond County.  Part of Westmoreland County was added in 1777.
  • King William County

    King William County (12)

    Books and CDs pertaining to King William County. King William County was formed 12 September 1701 from King and Queen County.
  • Lancaster County

    Lancaster County (54)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Lancaster County. Lancaster County was formed 1651 from York and Northumberland counties.
  • Loudoun County

    Loudoun County (84)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Loudoun County. Loudoun County was formed 17 May 1757 from Fairfax County.
  • Louisa County

    Louisa County (14)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Louisa County. Louisa County was formed 2 June 1742 from Hanover County.
  • Lunenburg County

    Lunenburg County (6)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Lunenburg County. Lunenburg County was formed 1 April 1776 from Brunswick County.  Part of Charlotte County was added in 1777.
  • Madison County

    Madison County (7)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Madison County. Madison County was formed 5 December 1792 from Culpeper County.
  • Mathews County

    Mathews County (7)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Mathews County. Mathews County was formed 16 December 1790 from Gloucester County.
  • Mecklenburg County

    Mecklenburg County (5)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Mecklenburg County. Mecklenburg County was formed 27 November 1764 from Lunenburg County.
  • Middlesex County

    Middlesex County (45)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Middlesex County. Middlesex County was formed in 1669 from Lancaster County.
  • Montgomery County

    Montgomery County (2)

    Books and CDs relating to Montgomery County Virginia. Montgomery County was established in 1776 from the northeastern part of Fincastle County.
  • Nansemond County

    Nansemond County (9)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Nansemond County. Nansemond County was formed in 1646 when it was reorganized from Upper Norfolk County.  Upper and Lower Norfolk counties were formed when New Norfolk County was divided in 1637.  New Norfolk County was formed in 1636 from Elizabeth City Shire, one of the original eight shires in Virginia.  
  • Nelson County

    Nelson County (3)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Nelson County. Nelson County was created in 1807 from part of Amherst County.
  • New Kent County

    New Kent County (13)

    Books and CDs pertaining to New Kent County. New Kent County was formed in 1654 from York County.  
  • Norfolk County

    Norfolk County (12)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Norfolk County. Norfolk County was formed in 1691 when Lower Norfolk County was divided to form Norfolk County and Princess Anne County.  Lower Norfolk County was formed in 1637 when New Norfolk County was divided into Upper Norfolk County and Lower Norfolk County.  New Norfolk County was taken from Elizabeth City Shire, one of the eight original shires of Virginia.  
  • Northampton County

    Northampton County (20)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Northampton County. Northampton County was one of the eight original shires of Virginia.  It was originally called Accawmack and was renamed Northampton County in 1643.
  • Northumberland County

    Northumberland County (46)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Northumberland County. Northumberland County was formed in 1648 from Chickacoan District.  The county name was in use by 1645.
  • Nottoway County

    Nottoway County (2)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Nottoway County.  Nottoway County was founded on December 23, 1788 from Amelia County.
  • (Old) Rappahannock County

    (Old) Rappahannock County (22)

    (Old) Rappahannock County was formed in 1656 from Lancaster County. It was abolished in 1692 when it was divided into Essex and Richmond counties.
  • Orange County

    Orange County (50)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Orange County. Orange County was formed 20 September 1734 from Spotsylvania County.
  • Page County

    Page County (3)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Page County.Page County was formed 30 March 1831 from Rockingham and Shenandoah counties.
  • Patrick County

    Patrick County (4)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Patrick County.Patrick County was formed 26 November 1790 from Pittsylvania and Henry counties.
  • Petersburg City

    Petersburg City (3)

    The city of Petersburg was founded on 17 December 1748. It neighbors Dinwiddie County.
  • Pittsylvania County

    Pittsylvania County (8)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Pittsylvania County. Pittsylvania County was formed 15 December 1766 from Halifax County.
  • Powhatan County

    Powhatan County (5)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Powhatan County.  Powhatan County was formed 3 June 1772 from Cumberland County.  Part of Chesterfield County was added in 1850.
  • Prince Edward County

    Prince Edward County (1)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Prince Edward County.  Prince Edward County was formed 17 November 1753 from Amelia County.
  • Prince George County

    Prince George County (20)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Prince George County.  Prince George County was formed 25 August 1702 from Charles City County.
  • Prince William County

    Prince William County (42)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Prince William County.  Prince William County was formed 17 June 1730 from Stafford and King George counties.
  • Princess Anne County

    Princess Anne County (6)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Princess Anne County.  Princess Anne County was formed in 1691 was Lower Norfolk County was divided into Norfolk County and Princess Anne County.
  • Rappahannock County

    Rappahannock County (7)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Rappahannock County.  Rappahannock County was formed 18 February 1833 from Culpeper County.
  • Richmond City

    Richmond City (2)

    The city of Richmond was incorporated in 1742.
  • Richmond County

    Richmond County (67)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Richmond County.  Richmond County was formed 26 April 1692 from Old Rappahannock County.
  • Rockbridge County

    Rockbridge County (6)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Rockbridge County.  Rockbridge County was formed 12 January 1778 from Augusta and Botetourt counties.  Additional land from Botetourt County was added in 1785.
  • Rockingham County

    Rockingham County (10)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Rockingham County.  Rockingham County was formed 12 January 1778 from Augusta County.
  • Russell County

    Russell County (10)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Russell County.  Russell County was formed 6 January 1786 from Washington County.
  • Shenandoah County

    Shenandoah County (18)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Shenandoah County.  Shenandoah County was formed 1772 from Frederick County.  Originally named Dunmore County, it was renamed Shenandoah 12 January 1778.
  • Southampton County

    Southampton County (4)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Southampton County.  Southampton County was formed 20 April 1749 from Isle of Wight county.  Portions of Nansemond County were added in 1785.
  • Spotsylvania County

    Spotsylvania County (31)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Spotsylvania County.  Spotsylvania County was formed 17 December 1720 from Essex, King and Queen, and King William counties.
  • Stafford County

    Stafford County (32)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Stafford County.  Stafford County was formed in 1664 fron Westmoreland County.
  • Suffolk County

    Suffolk County (2)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Suffolk County. Suffolk is now an independent city, but it was the county seat of Nansemond County in the 1800s.
  • Surry County

    Surry County (31)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Surry County.  Surry County was formed in 1652 from James City County.
  • Sussex County

    Sussex County (11)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Sussex County.  Sussex County was formed 28 November 1753 from Surry County.
  • Warwick County

    Warwick County (4)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Warwick County.  Warwick County was formed in 1643 from one of the eight original shires of Virginia.  It became the City of Warwick 16 July 1952.
  • Washington County

    Washington County (75)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Washington County.  Washington County was formed 7 December 1776 from Fincastle County.  Part of Montgomery County was added in 1777.
  • Westmoreland County

    Westmoreland County (63)

    Books and CDs pertaining to Westmoreland County.  Westmoreland County was formed in July 1653 from Northumberland County.  Part of King George County was added in 1777.
  • York County

    York County (51)

    Books and CDs pertaining to York County.  York County was formed in 1634 as one of the eight original shires of Virginia.
  • Used Books - Virginia

    Used Books - Virginia (3)

    Used books pertaining to Virginia genealogy