Genealogy

The Clerk's Office has genealogy section located in the Deed Room on the first floor of the Courthouse. Records include:

Record Name
 (if underlined, click for more info)
Years, if applicable Online Availability
Burnt Deed Books and Indexes 1778-1867 Indexes are available at: Grantor     Grantee 
Document images are available via Secure Remote Access
Birth Records 1862-1894, 1912-1917 - may not include all birth during these times periods.  Index and images are available via Secure Remote Access. Additional years may be available via Virginia Department of Health search
Death Records 1870-1894, 1912-1917 - may not include every death during these time periods Index and images are available via Secure Remote Access. Additional years may be available via Virginia Department of Health search
Wills 1778-Present Index and images are available via Secure Remote Access
Marriages 1778-Present Index and images are available via Secure Remote Access
Minute Books 1778-1902 Most non-bound books can be found online here. Bound books are available in the office.
Muster Roll and Index 1861-1865, 1887-1919  
Muster Roll in the War With Germany    
WWI Returned Servicemen 1918 Index and images are available via Secure Remote Access
WWII (Parts 1 and 2)    
Civil War Veterans 1861  
VA Militia Pay Roll 1813-1815  
Administration Bonds 1778-1815  
Bail Book 1834-1837  
Bond Books 1821-1858, 1875-1884, 1911-1970  
Bonds for Costs 1887-1970  
Census Record 1860  
Chancery Court 1831-1850  
Court of Hustings 1865-1870  
Estray Book 1778-1857, 1865-1932  
General Index Registration 1902-1903  
Memorandum Books 1809-1814, 1814-1818, 1818-1821, 1820-1831, 1825-1828, 1829-1833, 1837-1842, 1868

 
Officials Bond Book 1904-1955

 
Order Book for Civil Cases 1819-1824

 
Overseers of the Poor 1787-1862 Click on year range on left to view book
Pleas of the Commonwealth

1808-1814  
Property Tax Book (Parts 1 and 2)

1815-1816  
Receivers Book

1853-1878  
Surveyor Book 1861-1869  
Tax Ledger 1870  
Witness Fee Book 1804-1822, 1809-1829, 1822-1842  
Judgments and Orders 1786-1791, 1798  
Judgments Book 1795-1798, 1802-1804  
Judgments Confessed to Office    
Executions of Judgments 1808-1817, 1820-1823, 1826-1831  
Executions Returnable 1786-1792  
Office of Judgments 1809-1823