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'''''Grants and Patents'''''
*GrayVirginia Land Office Patents and Grants/Northern Neck Grants and Surveys – Images for land patents issued prior to 1779, Land Office grants issued by the Virginia Land Office after 1779, Northern Neck grants from 1692-1862, Gertrude Eand recorded Northern Neck surveys (1786-1874) are available online at the [http://lva1.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F/?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas30&local_base=CLAS30 Library of Virginia]. *''Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775.''. Vol. II. c1987. By Gertrude E. Gray. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1997. Available at {{FHL|511490|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version , online at : [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49390 Ancestry] ($)]. [Includes Culpeper County.] *Gray, Gertrude E. ''Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1775-1800.'' Vol. III. c1987. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1993. Available at {{FHL|511490|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version , online at : [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49391 Ancestry] ($). [Includes Culpeper County.] *Virginia Land Office Patents and Grants/Northern Neck Grants and Surveys – Images for land patents issued prior to 1779, Land Office grants issued by the Virginia Land Office after 1779, Northern Neck grants from 1692-1862, and recorded Northern Neck surveys (1786-1874) are available online at the [http://lva1.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F/?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas30&local_base=CLAS30 Library of Virginia]. [Includes Culpeper County.]<br>
==== Local Histories ====
==== Maps ====
 
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 *Scheel, Eugene M. ''Culpeper, a Virginia County's History Through 1920.''1982. By Eugene M. Scheel. Culpeper, Va.VA : Culpeper Historical Society, 1982. Available at {{FHL|531216|title-id|disp=FHL}}. [Features include "old roads, mills, stores, plantations, churches, ruins, cemeteries, battles, historic sites, early stream names and boundaries."<ref>"Historic Prince William Sponsors New Historic Map by Eugene Scheel," ''The Newsletter of the Prince William County Genealogical Society,'' Vol. 10, No. 2 (Aug. 1991):10.</ref>]
*Online interactive map with historical quad outlines and topography: [http://www.onlinegis.net/CulpeperCountyVA/Map.html OnlineGIS].
==== Migration ====
*Clay, Robert Y. "''Some Delinquent Taxpayers 1787-1790," .''By Robert Y. Clay. The Virginia Genealogist'', . Vol. 20, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1976):29-34. Available Online at : {{FHL|33159|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version at , [https://www.americanancestors.org/search/advanced-search?database=Virginia%20Genealogist,%20The American Ancestors] ($)]. [These records identify migrants who left the county and often their intended destinations. Culpeper County's 1788-1789 Delinquent Lists appear on p. 29-31.]
==== Military ====
===== French and Indian War =====
*Bockstruck, Lloyd DeWitt. ''Virginia's Colonial Soldiers''. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1988. Available at {{FHL|47143|title-id|disp=FHL}}. [Identifies some Culpeper County militia officers, soldier enlistments, and veterans; see place name index.] *Boogher, William F. ''Gleanings of Virginia History: An Historical and Genealogical Collection, Largely from Original Sources.'' WashingtonBy William F. Boogher. 2007. Baltimore : nGenealogical Pub.pCo., 1903. Available at {{FHL|73108|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version Online at : [http://books.google.com/books?id=X1s_AAAAYAAJ Google Books]&nbsp;{{WorldCat|166291734|disp=At various libraries (full-viewWorldCat)}}. [Includes a chapter titled "Legislative Enactments connecting the preceding historic sketch [(French and Indian War, Lord Dunmore's War] ) with the adjudication of the resulting accounts that follow; with the list of officers, soldiers and civilians entitled to compensation for military and other services rendered." For Culpeper County, see pp. 70, 74, 108.] *Crozier, William Armstrong. ''Virginia Colonial Militia 1651-1776''. By William Armstrong Crozier. 1954. Baltimore: Southern Book Co.Online at: [https://archive.org/details/virginiacolonial00croz/page/n5 Internet Archive], 1954[https://babel.hathitrust. Available at {{FHL|72797|title-org/cgi/pt?id|disp=FHL US/CAN Book 975uc1.5 M2c}}b2809738;view=1up; digital book at seq=9 Hathitrust], [httpshttp://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=29414 Ancestry($)] ; {{WorldCat|866518707|disp=At various libraries ($WorldCat)}}. Identifies some Culpeper County militia officers and soldiers; [https://bookssee place name index.*''Virginia's Colonial Soldiers.'' By Lloyd DeWitt Bockstruck.google1988.com/books/about/Virginia_Colonial_Militia_1651_1776Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co.html?{{FHL|47143|title-id|disp=3iriXCOOzbIC Google Books]; and [https:FHL US//archiveCAN Book 975.org/stream/virginiacolonial00croz#page/n7/mode/2up Archive.org]5 M2bL}}. [Identifies some Culpeper County militia officers , soldier enlistments, and soldiersveterans; see place name index.]
===== Dunmore's War =====
{{Vawill|1749-1800}}'''''Wills'''''
*Dorman'''1749-1770; 1770-1783''' Images of Wills, Estates, John FrederickInventories etc. [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers ($)] *''Culpeper County, Virginia Will Abstracts.'' By George W. Glass. n.p. : n.p. Online at: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/469225-culpeper-county-virginia-will-abstracts?viewer=1&offset=0#page=1&viewer=picture&o=info&n=0&q= FamilySearch Books Online].*''Culpeper County, Virginia: Will Book A, 1749 - 1770.'' 1956. By John Frederick Dorman. Washington, District of Columbia: [J.F. Dorman], 1956. Available at {{FHL|50306|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital verstion at [http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/indexinfo.aspx?ix=qcdva6100_culpeper World Vital Records] ($)]. *Green, Susanna Thornton and James W. Green. ''The Will of Robert Green of Culpeper County, VaVirginia, Will Books B and C, Court Suits, Loose Papers, Inscriptions.'' 1895; reprint with supplements1965. By Dorothy Ford Wulfeck. Naugatuck, 1957CT : D.F. Wulfeck. Online at: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/149497-culpeper-county-virginia-will-books-b-and-c-court-suits-loose-papers-inscriptions?offset=1 FamilySearch Books Online]. Reviewed in ''The Virginia Genealogist'', Vol. 210, No. 2 1 (AprJan.-JunMar. 19581966):9135-9236. Available Review available at {{FHL|33159|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version at [https://www.americanancestors.org/search/advanced-search?database=Virginia%20Genealogist,%20The American Ancestors] ($)]. *Wulfeck, Dorothy FordDigital Images of Culpeper County Wills 1749-1770. See names of testators. [http://virginiapioneers.net/counties/countyculpeper. html Virginia Pioneers ($)]*''The Will of Robert Green of Culpeper County, Virginia, Will Books B and C, Court Suits, Loose Papers, InscriptionsVa.'' Naugatuck, Conn1895.: DBy Susanna Thornton Green and James W.FGreen. WulfeckReprint with supplements, 1965. Available at {{FHL|379568|title-id|disp=FHL}}1957. Reviewed in ''The Virginia Genealogist'', Vol. 102, No. 1 2 (JanApr.-MarJun. 19661958):3591-3692. Review available Available at {{FHL|33159|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version at [https://www.americanancestors.org/search/advanced-search?database=Virginia%20Genealogist,%20The American Ancestors] ($)]. *Digital Images of Culpeper County Wills 1749-1770. See names of testators. [http://virginiapioneers.net/counties/countyculpeper.html Virginia Pioneers]*'''1749-1770; 1770-1783''' – Images of Wills, Estates, Inventories etc. [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers] ($)
'''Online Probate Records'''
*'''1639-1850''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7832 Virginia Land, Marriage and Probate Records 1639-1850] at [http://search.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com($)] — index to transcribed records, incomplete, $*'''1749-1770; 1770-1783''' Images of Wills [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers] ($)]*'''1826-1845; 1845-1852''' Images of Wills [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers] ($)]*''' 1845-1852''' Indexes to Wills and Inventories [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers] ($)]
==== Research Guides ====
*"''A Guide to the Counties of Virginia: Culpeper County," .'' ''The Virginia Genealogist'', Vol. 8, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1964):63-66. Available at {{FHL|33159|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version at [https://www.americanancestors.org/search/advanced-search?database=Virginia%20Genealogist,%20The American Ancestors] ($)].
==== Taxation ====
[[Virginia Tax Lists|How can Virginia tax lists help me?]]&nbsp;
*'''1782-1791''' Tax Digests [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers ($)]*'''1782-1802''' - Culpeper County Personal Property Tax Lists 1782-1802 (images); digital version in Tax List Club at [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/ Binns Genealogy] ($)].*'''1782-17911823''' - Tax Digests [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers] ($)*'''Culpeper County Personal Property Tax List 1782-1802, 1803-1823.''' - By Paul Heinegg, Paul. Online at:[http://freeafricanamericans.com/culpeper.htm "Culpeper County Personal Property Tax List 1782-1802, 1803-1823,"] ''Free African Americans.com'', available online. Heinegg abstracted free blacks listed in these records]. *'''1783''' - Personal Property (or Land) Tax List, 1783; index online . Online at : [http://www.learnwebskills.com/patriot/revservice.htm#vatax Revolutionary War Service website] - free.*'''1783''' - Norris, Mary Boldridge. ''Property Tax List of Culpeper County, Virginia: And Names of Slaves, 1783.''1936. By Mary Boldridge Norris. Raleigh, N.C.NC : n.p., 1936. Digital versions Online at : [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=30148 Ancestry] ($)]; {{FSbook|217300}} - free. *'''1783''' - Fothergill, Augusta B. and John Mark Naugle. ''Virginia Tax Payers, 1782-87, Other Than Those Published by the United States Census Bureau.''1940. By Augusta B. 1940; reprintFothergill and John Mark Naugle. Baltimore, BaltimoreMD : Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1978. Online at : [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE7470263 FamilySearchBooks Online] - free, {{FHL|975.5 R4f 1978}}. 1783 personal property tax list of Culpeper County. *'''1787''' - Schreiner-Yantis, Netti and Florene Speakman Love. ''The 1787 Census of Virginia: An Accounting of the Name of Every White Male Tithable Over 21 Years, the Number of White Males Between 16 &amp; 21 Years, the Number of Slaves over 16 &amp; Those Under 16 Years, Together with a Listing of Their Horses, Cattle &amp; Carriages, and Also the Names of All Persons to Whom Ordinary Licenses and Physician's&nbsp;Licenses Were Issued.''By Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florene Speakman Love. 3 volsc1987. Springfield, Va.Virginia : Genealogical Books in Print, 1987. Available at {{FHLWorldCat|622815|title-id851571982|disp=FHLAt various libraries (WorldCat)}}. The source of this publication is the 1787 personal property tax list. Culpeper County is included in Vol. 1. *'''1788-1789''' - Clay, Robert Y. "''Some Delinquent Taxpayers 1787-1790," .'' By Robert Y. Clay. ''The Virginia Genealogist'', Vol. 2019, No. 1 3 (JanJul.-MarSep. 19761975):29190-34194. Available at {{FHL|33159|title-id|disp=FHL975.5 B2vg}}; digital version CD available at : [httpshttp://wwwlibrary.americanancestorsnehgs.org/search~S0?/tVirginia+Genealogist/tvirginia+genealogist/1%2C2%2C6%2CB/advanced-search?databaseframeset&FF=Virginiatvirginia+genealogist+volumes++++1+++27&1%20Genealogist,2C1%20The American 2C New England Ancestors] ($)]. These records often identify migrants who left the county and often their intended destinations. Culpeper County's 1788-1789 Delinquent Lists appear on p. 29-31. *'''1791''' - Indexed images of the [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/VirginiaTaxListCensuses/ 1791 Personal Property Tax List of Culpeper County, Virginia]&nbsp;are available online, courtesy:&nbsp;[http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/ Binns Genealogy]. *'''1800''' - "''Culpeper County, Virginia, 1800 Tax List," .'' ''The Virginia Genealogist'', Vol. 16, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1972):185-190; Vol. 16, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1972):277-280; Vol. 17, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1973):29-32; Vol. 17, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1973):93-100. Available at {{FHL|33159|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version at [https://www.americanancestors.org/search/advanced-search?database=Virginia%20Genealogist,%20The American Ancestors] ($)]. *'''1801''' - Images of the [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/VirginiaTaxListCensuses/ 1801 Personal Property Tax List of Culpeper County, Virginia]&nbsp;are available online, courtesy: [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/VirginiaTaxListCensuses/ Binns Genealogy]. *'''1815''' - Ward, Roger D. ''1815 Directory of Virginia Landowners (and Gazetteer).''By Roger D. 6 volsWard. c1997. Athens, Georgia: Iberian Pub. Co., 1997-2000. Available at {{FHL|692063975 E4w}}. {{WorldCat|title-id36944422|disp=FHLAt various libraries (WorldCat)}}. The source for this publication is the 1815 land tax. Culpeper County is included in Vol. 4.
==== Vital Records ====
===== Birth =====
*'''1864-1917''' - Culpeper County Birth Index 1864-1917. Batch {{IGI|C868611}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Igivirginia.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/3/37/Igivirginia.pdf]].</ref>*'''1912-1913''' - {{RecordSearch|2388824|Virginia, Birth Certificates, 1912-1913}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
===== Marriage =====
*'''1660-1800''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3002 Virginia Marriages 1660-1800] (Ancestry) ($)]. *'''1660-1959''' - [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=virginia%2cva Virginia, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast($)] — index $*'''1740-1850''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3723 Virginia Marriages 1740-1850] (Ancestry) ($)]. *'''1751-1754''' - King, ''Some Culpeper County Marriages.'' By George H.S. "Some Culpeper County Marriages," King. ''The Virginia Genealogist'', Vol. 5, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1961):176. Available at {{FHL|33159|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version at [https://www.americanancestors.org/search/advanced-search?database=Virginia%20Genealogist,%20The American Ancestors] ($)]. [Identifies marriage license fees some men paid in 1751 and 1754. These entries were found in the Chancery Suit Clayton v. Gray, File #49, Fredericksburg District Court.] *'''1781-1853''' - Culpeper County Marriage Index 1781-1853. Batch {{IGI|M868744}} at FamilySearch - free.*'''1936-1988''' - {{RecordSearch|2370234|Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] - index and images*''Culpeper County, Virginia marriage bonds, 1780-1850.'' 1939. By Joel Ricks. Salt Lake City, UT : Genealogical Society of UT. Online at: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/572398-culpeper-county-virginia-marriage-bonds-1780-1850?viewer=1&offset=0#page=1&viewer=picture&o=info&n=0&q= FamilySearch Books Online].*''Marriages of Culpeper County, Virginia, 1781-1815.'' c1954. By Katherine Lindsay Knorr. Pine Bluff, Arkansas : C.L. Knorr. Online at: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/300973-marriages-of-culpeper-county-virginia-1781-1815?viewer=1&offset=0#page=1&viewer=picture&o=info&n=0&q= FamilySearch Books Online].
===== Divorce =====
*'''1918-1988''' - {{RecordSearch|2377565|Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1988}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
===== Death =====
*'''1864-1896''' - Culpeper County Death Index 1864-1896. Batch {{IGI|B868611}} at FamilySearch - free.*'''1912-1987''' - {{RecordSearch|2377565|Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
Beth Fridley has published abstracts of Culpeper County death records online at Ancestry:
*''Culpeper County, Virginia Deaths, 1854-1879'' [database on-line]. Available Online at : [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6039 Ancestry] ($)]. *''Culpeper County, Virginia Deaths, 1880-96 ''[database on-line]. Available Online at : [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4115 Ancestry] ($)].
===== Vital Record Substitutes =====
==== Family History Centers ====
{{FamilySearch Family History Centers Intro}}
*[[Culpeper Virginia Family History Center]]
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