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  • Ambler, C. H., Landon C. Bell, and Landon C. Bell. 1931. "Review of The Old Free State, A Contributuoon to the History of Lunenberg County and Southside Virginia". The Mississippi Valley Historical Review. 17, no. 4: 633-635.

  • Arlington Genealogical Club. Graveyards of Arlington County, Virginia. Washington, D.C.: National Genealogical Society, 1985.

  • Augusta County (Va.), and Lyman Chalkley. Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County 1745-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co, 1965.

  • Austin, J. William. Related Families of Botetourt County Virginia. Rev. edition. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2008 reprint, 1977.

  • Axelson, Edith F. A Guide to Episcopal Church Records in Virginia. Athens, Georgia: Iberian Publishing Co., 1988.

  • Bell, Landon Covington. The Old Free State; A Contribution to the History of Lunenburg County and Southside Virginia. Richmond, Va: William Byrd Press, 1927.

  • Birth, Marriage, and Death Registers On Microfilm. Library of Virginia. Birth registers are arranged alphabetically, first by county, and then by city, and document births in the Commonwealth, 1853-1896. The registers include date of birth, name, color, and sex of the child, place of birth, father's name, occupation and residence, name of mother, any deformities or circumstances of interest, and the source of the information. Death registers are arranged alphabetically, first by county, then by city, and document deaths in the Commonwealth, 1853-1896. These registers include full name, race, and sex of the deceased, date, place and cause of death, name of parents, birth date and occupation of the deceased, name of the coroner and the source of the information. Marriage registers are arranged alphabetically, first by county, and then by city, and document marriages in the Commonwealth, 1853-1935. These registers include date and place of the marriage, full names of husband and wife, age and condition, place of their births, place of residence, names of their parents, occupations, and the name of the person performing the ceremony.
     
  • Bockstruck, Lloyd DeWitt. Virginia's Colonial Soldiers. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co, 1988.

  • Boddie, John Bennett. Colonial Surry. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company, Inc., 2007, 1948.

  • Boyd-Bragg, Dorothy A. "Research in Virginia: Things You Often Learn the Hard Way." NGS Magazine 35, 2 (April-June 2009): 48-51.

  • Boyd-Rush, Dorothy A. Register of Free Blacks, Rockingham County, Virginia, 1807-1859. Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1992.
     
  • Brewer, Mary Marshall. Essex County, Virginia Land Records 1752-1761. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2006.
     
  • Brewer, Mary Marshall. Essex County, Virginia Land Records 1761-1772. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2006.
     
  • Brewer, Mary Marshall. Essex County, Virginia Land 1772-1786. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2006.
     
  • Brewer, Mary Marshall. Northumberland County, Virginia -- Deed, Wills, Inventories, Etc. 1737-1743. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2006.
     
  • Brewer, Mary Marshall. York County Virginia Deeds, Orders, Wills, Etc. 1714-1716. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2006.

  • Brock, R. A. Virginia and Virginians. Spartanburg, S.C.: Reprint Co, 1973. Volume 2 contains biographies of residents in the counties of: Campbell, Dinwiddie, Elizabeth City, Halifax, James City, Nansemond, Norfolk, Nottoway, Pittsylvania, Prince Edward, Warwick, Washington and the City of Richmond.
     
  • Burned Record Counties Database. Library of Virginia. This database contains a growing collection of local court records, principally deeds and probate records, found while processing chancery cases and other locality materials. The database contains records from collections housed and processed at the Library of Virginia as well as those processed in localities. These records were generally used as exhibits in a court case. The originals remain with the court materials being processed, but photocopies are made and are indexed in this database. The copies are filed together in an artificial collection - the BURNED RECORDS COUNTY COLLECTION - and are readily accessed through the Archives Research Room at the Library of Virginia. Please check this database periodically as this is an ongoing project.

  • Butler, Stuart Lee. Virginian Soldiers in the United States Army, 1800-1815. Athens, Georgia: Iberian Publishing Co., 1986.
     
  • Carey, Mary Frances, Barry W. Miles, and Moody K. Miles. Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of VA, Volume One. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2004.
     
  • Carey, Mary Frances, Barry W. Miles and Moody K. Miles. Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, Volume 2. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2005.

  • Carrington, Wirt Johnson. A History of Halifax County (Virginia). Baltimore, Md: Reprinted for Clearfield Co. by Genealogical Pub. Co, 2008. Although entitled a "History," this work consists almost entirely of genealogical records and includes more than 150 pages of genealogical sketches. The records include abstracts of court records, deeds, and wills, as well as other legal documents, arranged alphabetically by family name; marriages, 1753-1850, arranged alphabetically by name of groom; and an appendix listing colonial soldiers, burgesses, 1753-1775, delegates, 1778-1830, Revolutionary War Officers, and Virginia military Pensioners, 1835.
     
  • Chamberlayne, Churchill Gibson Births from the Bristol Parish Register of Henrico, Prince George, and Dinwiddie Counties, Virginia, 1720-1798. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., 1898, 1974, 2004 reprint.

  • Chancery Records Index. (Virginia Memory Project).

  • Chapman, Blanche Adams. Marriages of Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1628-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co, 1976. The marriages in this work are based on the records of the ancient shire of Isle of Wight. The records include marriages from the area of present-day Southampton County, erected from Isle of Wight in 1749. They derive chiefly from inferential sources, in particular will books, deed books, and order books, though marriage bonds, ministers' returns, and Quaker records also figure significantly in the list of sources. The work identifies some 6,300 persons, every one of whom is cited in the index.
     
  • Cleek, George Washington.  Early Western Augusta Pioneers, Including the Families of Cleek, Gwin, Lightner and Warwick and Related Families of Bratton, Campbell, Carlile, Craig, Crawford, Dyer, Gay, Givens, Graham, Harper, Henderson, Hull, Keister, Lockridge, McFarland, and Moore. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., 1957, 2005 reprint.
     
  • Col. Thomas Hughart Chapter, D.A.R. Augusta County, Virginia. Frederick County, Virginia, Marriages 1771-1825. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2006, 1962.
     
  • Davis, Eliza Timberlake. Frederick County, Virginia, Marriages 1771-1825. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2006, 1941.
     
  • Davis, Virginia Lee Hutcheson.  Jamestowne Ancestors 1607–1699: Commemoration of the 400th Anniversary of the Landing at James Towne 1607–2007. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2006.
     
  • DeMarco, Christopher. Colonial Families of York County, Virginia, Volume 1. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2006.
     
  • des Cognets, Louis, Jr. English Duplicates of Lost Virginia Records. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2006, 1958. Lists of colonial officials, naval and militia officers, petitions, French refugees (1700-1702) and lists of ships leaving and arriving at Virginia ports.

  • Doran, Michael F. Atlas of County Boundary Changes in Virginia, 1634-1895. Athens, Georgia: Iberian Publishing Co., 1987.
     
  • Dorman, John Frederick. Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia, 1607-1624/5: Published for the Order of First Families of Virginia, 1607-1624/5. Vol. I: Families A-F. 4th edition. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2005, 2004.
     
  • Dorman, John Frederick. Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia, 1607-1624/5: Published for the Order of First Families of Virginia, 1607-1624/5. Vol. II: Families G-P. 4th edition. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2005.
     
  • Dorman, John Frederick. Adventurers of Purse and Person: Virginia, 1607-1624/5. Vol. III, Families R-Z. 4th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2007.
     
  • Duncan, Patricia B. Loudoun County Virginia Slave Schedule, 1860. Westminster, Maryland: Willow Bend Books, n.d.
     
  • 1835 Federal Pension List for Virginia.
     
  • Fisher, Therese. Skeletons in the Closet, 200 Years of Murders in Old Virginia. Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2001.
     
  • Fisher, Therese. Vital Records of Three Burned Counties: Births, Marriages, and Deaths of King and Queen, King William, and New Kent Counties, VA, 1680-1860. Bountiful, Utah: Heritage Books, 1995.
     
  • Fleet, Beverley. Virginia Colonial Abstracts. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company, Inc., 2006. 3 volumes.  Published between 1938 and 1949, the original thirty-four paperback volumes of Virginia Colonial Abstracts brought together a wealth of data from the records of Tidewater Virginia--vital records of birth, marriage, and death; tax lists; court orders; militia lists; wills; and deeds.
     
  • Foley, Louise Pledge Heath. Early Virginia Families Along the James River: Their Deep Roots and Tangled Branches. Vol. I -- Henrico County -- Goochland County, Virginia. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2007, 1974.
     
  • Foley, Louise Pledge Heath. Early Virginia Families Along the James River: Their Deep Roots and Tangled Branches. Vol. II--Charles City County--Prince George County, Virginia. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company, Inc., 2007, 1978.
     
  • Foley, Louise Pledge Heath. Early Virginia Families Along the James River. Their Deep Roots and Tangled Braches. Vol. III--James City County & Surry County, Virginia. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company, Inc., 2007, 1990.
     
  • Fothergill, Augusta B. Marriage Records of Brunswick County, Virginia 1730-1852. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2006, 1953.

  • Frantel, Nancy C. Richmond, Virginia, Uncovered: The Record of Slaves and Free Blacks Listed in the City Sergeant Jail Register, 1841-1846. Westminster, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 2010. A five-year glimpse into one aspect of mid-nineteenth-century Virginia life leaves a haunting portrait of day-to-day Richmond City.

  • Gable, Sharon Rea, and Truitt M. Bonney. Norfolk County, Virginia Death Records, 1904-1910: Compiled from Death Register & Extant Burial Permits. Suffolk, VA: S.R. Gable & T.M. Bonney, 2009. This volume lists deaths alphabetically by the last name of the deceased and also gives death date, age, race, sex, marital status, parents' names (sometimes including the mother's maiden name), funeral home, and cemetery.
     
  • Gable, Sharon Rea and Truitt M. Bonney. Norfolk County, Virginia, Guardian Bonds, 1801-1850. Privately published, 2008.

  • Gable, Sharon Rea and Truitt M. Bonney. Norfolk County, Virginia Marriage Licenses, 1850-1899 (Whites Only), Volume 1. Norfolk, Virginia: Privately published, 2007.

  • Gable, Sharon Rea and Truitt M. Bonney. Norfolk County, Virginia, Marriage Licenses, 1900-1935 (White only), Volume II. Suffolk, Va.: Self-published, 2007. Order from Family Research Society of Northeastern North Carolina, P.O. Box 1425, Elizabeth City, NC 27906-1640.

  • Gable, Sharon Rea and Truitt M. Bonney. Norfolk County, Virginia Marriage Licenses, 1850-1899 (Non-white), Volume III. Suffolk, Va.: Self-published, 2008. Order from Family Research Society of Northeastern North Carolina, P.O. Box 1425, Elizabeth City, NC 27906-1640.

  • Gable, Sharon Rea, and Truitt M. Bonney. Norfolk County, Virginia Will Book 7: December 1868-November 1884. Suffolk, Va: S. Gable, 2011.

     
  • Gable, Sharon Rea, and Truitt M. Bonney. Norfolk County, Virginia Will Book 8: December 1884-January 1897. Suffolk, Va: S. Gable, 2011.

  • Genealogies of Virginia Families: From the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography. Baltimore: Reprinted for Clearfield Co. by Genealogical Pub. Co, 2000.

  • Genealogies of Virginia Families from the William and Mary College Quarterly With, Virginia Gleanings in England, by Lothrop Withington. Genealogical Pub Co, 2008. This CD contains all five volumes of Genealogies of Virginia Families from The William and Mary College Quarterly and the single volume Virginia Gleanings in England, by Lothrop Withington, which originally was published serially in The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

  • Gott, John K.  Abstracts of Fauquier County, Virginia Wills, Inventories and Accounts 1759-1800. Baltimore, Maryland: Reprinted for Clearfield Co., by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1994.

  • Green, Raleigh Travers. Genealogical and Historical Notes on Culpeper County, Virginia. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2008 reprint, 1900.

  • Grundset, Eric. Research in Virginia. Arlington, VA: National Genealogical Society, 2007.

  • Guild, June Purcell. Black Laws of Virginia: A Summary of Legislative Acts of Virginia Concerning Negroes from Earliest Times to the Present, Karen Hughes White and Joan Peters, compilers. 1936; reprint Lovettsville, Va.: Willow Bend Books, 1996.
     
  • Gwathmey, John H., editor. Twelve Virginia Counties: Where the Western Migration Began. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company, Inc., 2007, 1937.
     
  • Hamlin, Charles Hughes. Virginia Ancestors and Adventurers. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., 1967-1973, 2005 reprint.

  • Headley, Robert K. Married Well and Often: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800 : Marriages and Marriage References for the Counties of Lancaster, Northumberland, Old Rappahannock, Richmond, and Westmoreland. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Pub. Co, 2003. This work contains marriages and marriage references for the counties of Lancaster, Northumberland, Old Rappahannock, Richmond, and Westmoreland--a list of 7,000 marriages, plus an additional 16,000 index entries. Included are all licenses, bonds, and mentions in wills, deeds, order books, and Bible records that the author could locate in both published and unpublished sources. Besides names of husband and wife and date of marriage, entries may contain names of parents, grandparents, former spouses, children of previous marriages, as well as names of persons connected with the marriage such as securities for the groom, guardians, and clergymen.
     
  • Heinegg, Paul. Free African Americans of North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina from the Colonial Period to About 1820. Fifth Edition. Two Volumes. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2006, 2005. Reconstructs the history of the free African-American communities of Virginia and the Carolinas by looking at the history of their families.
     
  • Hock, Beverly Repass. Virginia Civil War Pension Applications: Bland County, 1888, 1900, and 1902. Wytheville, Virginia: Wythe County Genealogical and Historical Association, 2004.
     
  • Howell, H. Grady. Featherston's, Posey's, Harris' Mississippi Brigade, Army of Northern Virginia: A Muster Listing. Carrollton, Mississippi: Pioneer Publishing Co, 2005.

  • Hudgins, Dennis. Surry County, Virginia, Register of Free Negroes.  Richmond, VA: Virginia Genealogical Society, 1995.
     
  • Ingram, Kathleen Carrow. York County Virginia Deeds, Orders, Wills, Etc. 1722-1725. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2006.
     
  • Jourdan, Elise Greenup. Early Settlers of Tidewater Virginia, Volume One. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2005.
     
  • Jourdan, Elise Greenup. Early Settlers of Tidewater Virginia, Volume 2. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2006.
     
  • Kangas, M.N. and D.E. Payne. Frederick County, Virginia, Wills & Administrations, 1795-1816. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2006, 1983.
     
  • Kerns, Wilmer L. Waltons of Old Virginia and Sketches of Families in Central Virginia. Arlington, Virginia: The author, 2005.
     
  • Land Surveys, 1779-1978; Index to Land Surveys. Microfilm of original records of the Virginia Land Office now at the Virginia State Library, Richmond. Contains recorded plats and descriptions of lands on which grants have been issued since the establishment of the Commonwealth Land Office. Filmed by the Virginia State Library, 1949, 92 rolls, beginning with FHL film #29542.
     
  • Lee, Edmund Jennings. Lee of Virginia, 1642-1892 -- Biographical and Genealogical Sketches of the Descendants of Colonel Richard Lee. With Brief Notices of the Related Families of Allerton, Armistead, Ashton, Aylett, Bedinger, Beverley, Bland, Bolling, Carroll, Carter, Chambers, Corbin, Custis, Digges, Fairfax, Fitzhugh, Gardner, Grymes, Hanson, Jenings, Jones, Ludwell, Marshall, Mason, Page, Randolph, Shepherd, Shippen, Tabb, Taylor, Turberville, Washington, and Others. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2006, 1895.
     
  • The Library of Virginia.
     
  • The Library of Virginia - Archives and Manuscripts. Search for family Bibles.

  • Library of Virginia: Genealogical Research.
     
  • List of Inhabitants (Virginia) 1782-1785. Microfilm of typescript and original records at the Virginia State Library in Richmond, Virginia. This series of original Virginia tax lists was used by the U.S. Census Bureau for its 1908 Heads of Families as a substitute for the lost 1790 Virginia federal census. Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1992, 1 roll, FHL film #1854091.

  • Lost Counties, Cities, and Towns of Virginia. Answers.com. Those which formerly existed in the English Colony of Virginia, or the Commonwealth of Virginia after it became a state.
     
  • MacDonald, Edgar and Richard Slatten. Surry County [Virginia] Tithables, 1668-1703, 13 parts in 1. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2007, 1984-87.
     
  • Mason, Polly Cary. Records of Colonial Gloucester County, Virginia: a Collection of Abstracts from Original Documents Concerning the Lands and People of Colonial Gloucester County. 2 vols. in 1. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company, Inc., 2007, 1946-1948.
     
  • Matheny, Emma R. and Helen K. Yates. Kingston Parish Register, Gloucester and Mathews Counties, Virginia, 1749-1827. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., 1963, 2004 reprint.
     
  • McCartney, Martha W. Virginia Immigrants and Adventurers, 1607-1635: A Biographical Dictionary. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2007.
     
  • McGhan, Judith, editor. Virginia Vital Records from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, the William and Mary College Quarterly, and Tyler's Quarterly.  Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company, Inc., 2007, 1982.
     
  • McGinnis, Carol. Virginia Genealogy: Sources & Resources. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2005, 1993.
     
  • Mexican War Soldiers.  Library of Virginia's list of Virginia soldiers in Mexican War.

  • Moche, Joanne Spiers. Families of Grace through 1900: Remembering Radford, Vol. I. Westminster, MD: Heritage Books, 2008.

  • Morgan, P. Robinson. Virginia Counties: Those Resulting from Virginia Legislation. 1916. Reprint Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1992.
     
  • Norfleet, Fillmore. Bible Records of Suffolk and Nansemond County, Virginia -- Together with Other Statistical Data. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2006, 1963.

  • Papageorgiou, Lizabeth Ward. The Colonial Churches of St. Thomas' Parish Orange County, Virginia: With Notes on Sites in Orange, Greene, and Madison Counties. Baltimore, Md: Printed for Clearfield Co. by Genealogical Pub, 2008.

  • Pearson, Pamela S. Westmoreland County, Virginia Orders 1758-1761. Lewes, DE: Colonial Roots, 2008.

  • Pippenger, Wesley E. Index to Virginia Estates, 1800-1865. Volume 8. Richmond: Virginia Genealogical Society, 2007. This volumes indexes alphabetically by surname all items recorded in will books created by the counties of Charles City, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Greensville, Henrico, James City, Prince George, Surry, and Sussex and the cities of Petersburg, Richmond, and Williamsburg.

  • Pippenger, Wesley E. Tombstone Inscriptions of Alexandria, Virginia,  Volume 5. Privately published, 2005. Order from the author at 2909-A s. Woodstock St., Arlington, VA 22206. Contains the listings for Alexandria National (Soldiers) Cemetery, St. Mary's Catholic Church Cemetery, and St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery, as well as many smaller family and church cemeteries, and includes an every-name index of almost one hundred pages.
  • Port Townsend, Virginia Morning Leader, 1903-1910. From the ‘Collections’ list, select Port Towsend Leader to search just the newspaper.

  • Pritchett, John W. Southside Virginia Genealogies. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2007. Compilation of several hundred family histories extending back to the colonial period. Based on the multi-generational family history of John W. Pritchett along with allied families.
     
  • Raleigh-Adams, Sherry. York County Virginia Deeds, Orders, Wills, Etc. 1711-1714. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2005.
     
  • Richmond Daily Dispatch, 1860-1865.  The Civil War years of 1860 through 1865 have been digitized, transcribed and indexed.
  • Richmond, Virginia: Then and Now, 1860-1989. A small collection of articles covering some historical highlights from this storied city. Text-only.
     
  • Sage, Clara McCormick and Laura Sage Jones. Early records, Hampshire County, Virginia. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company, Inc., 2007, 1939.
     
  • Schreiner-Yantis, Netti and Florence Speakman Love, compilers. The 1787 Census of Virginia: An Accounting of the Name of Every White Male Tithable Over 21 Years, the Number of White Males Between 16 & 21 Years, the Number of Slaves Over 16 & Those Under 16 Years, Together With a Listing of Their Horses, Cattle & Carriages, and Also the Names of All Persons to Whom Ordinary Licenses and Physician's Licenses Were Issued. 3 volumes. Springfield, Virginia: Genealogical Books in Print, 1987. Includes records presently in the states of Kentucky and West Virginia.
     
  • Swem, Earl Gregg. Virginia Historical Index: In Two Volumes. Roanoke, Virginia: Stone Printing, 1934-1936. This is often referred to as "Swem's Index." Covers 1619-1930, and indexes information that relates to Virginians in periodicals and books.
     
  • Tolzman, Don Heinrich, editor. The First Germans in America : with a biographical directory of New York Germans / edited by Don Heinrich Tolzmann. Bowie, Md. : Heritage Books, 1992. 1540-E Pointer Ridge Place, Suite 400, Bowie, MD 20716. Contains chapters on the first Germans in America, the first Germans in Virginia, and the first Germans in New York. A name index follows.
     
  • Van Meter, Benjamin F. Genealogies and Sketches of Some Old Families Who Have Taken Prominent Part in the Development of Virginia and Kentucky, Especially, and Later of Many Other States of This Union. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., Inc., 2007, 1901.
     
  • Virginia Births & Christenings, 1853-1917 - Name index to birth, baptism and christening records from the state of Virginia. FamilySearch.

  • Virginia, Danville City Cemetery Records 1833-2006 - Imaged documents - Cemetery records for several cemeteries in Danville, Virginia. Records include indexes, burial records, deed books, and plot books. Although the collection contains information on individuals buried, 1833-2006, coverage will vary between cemeteries. FamilySearch.

  • Virginia Death Records Index. A fully-searchable index to Virginia city and county death registers compiled 1853-1896. This is an on-going project sponsored by the Virginia Genealogical Society. Fifteen cities and counties have been indexed to date.

  • Virginia Death and Burials, 1853-1912 – Name index to death and burial records from the state of Virginia Deaths. FamilySearch.

  • Virginia, Fluvanna County – Colbert Funeral Home Records, 1829-1976 - Browsable Imaged Records – The funeral home was located in Bremo Bluff and served residents of Fluvanna County and surrounding counties. Each volume is indexed except for the one covering 1973-1976. FamilySearch.
  • Virginia Gazette, 1736-1780. An important 18th century resource from the time of the Revolutionary War. Can be browsed by date or searched by keyword.
     
  • Virginia GenWeb Project.

  • Virginia Marriages 1785-1940- Name index to marriage records from the state of Virginia - 1,264,889 records after 7 May, 2010. FamilySearch.org.
     
  • Virginia Military Records: Colonial Wars, Revolutionary War, War of 1812 [CD] Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co. Naming 275,000 members of the militia and the established army.

  • Virginia, Surry County Marriage Records, 1735-1950 – Browsable Imaged Records – Not Indexed yet – Various marriage records for Surry County, Virginia, including certificates to obtain a marriage license, marriage bonds and consents, marriage licenses, and marriage returns. All records are from the Register of Deeds Office, Surry, Virginia. FamilySearch.
     
  • Virtual Jamestown.
     
  • Wingfield, Marshall. A History of Caroline County, Virginia from Its Formation in 1727 to 1924 ... to which is appended "A Discourse of Virginia" by Edward Maria Wingfield, First Governor of the Colony of Virginia. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company, 2005.
     
  • Wright, Holly G. and F. Edward Wright. Colonial Families of Northern Neck of Virginia, Vol. 1. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2005.
     
  • Wright, Holly G. and F. Edward Wright. Colonial Families of Northern Neck of Virginia, Vol. 2. Lewes, Delaware: Colonial Roots, 2006.

  • Wust, Klaus. The Virginia Germans. Charlottesville, VA: The University Press of Virginia, 1969.