Genealogy

About Genealogy


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

Record Name Years (If Applicable)
Burnt Deed Books and Indexes 1778-1864
Birth Records 1862-1894, 1912-1917 - may not include every birth during these time periods
Death Records 1870-1894, 1912-1917 - may not include every death during these time periods
Wills 1778-Present
Marriages 1778-Present
Minute Books 1778-1902
Muster Roll and Index 1861-1865, 1887-1919
Muster Roll in the War With Germany
WWI Returned Servicemen 1918
WWII (Parts 1 and 2)
Civil War Veterans 1861
VA Militia Pay Roll 1813-15
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
Circuit Court Records 1810-1832
Court of Hustings 1865-1870
Estray Book 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
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


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