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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2521 U.S., Hochheimer Marriage Records for Virginia, 1850-1900]($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2521 U.S., Hochheimer Marriage Records for Virginia, 1850-1900]($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4498 Virginia Marriages, 1851-1929] Abstracts Incomplete ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4498 Virginia Marriages, 1851-1929] Abstracts Incomplete ($)
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*{{RecordSearch|3477666|Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935}}, index.
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9279 Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014] ($) Index/Images
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9279 Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014] ($) Index/Images
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE1312443&from=fhd Early Virginia Marriages, 1953], e-book
 
*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE1312443&from=fhd Early Virginia Marriages, 1953], e-book
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<center>'''[[Virginia African Americans|African American]]'''</center>
 
<center>'''[[Virginia African Americans|African American]]'''</center>
 
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*[[African American Online Genealogy Records|'''African American Online Genealogy Records''']], list of nationwide databases
 
*[http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/virginiafreeafter1782.htm Virginia Slaves Freed after 1782]
 
*[http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/virginiafreeafter1782.htm Virginia Slaves Freed after 1782]
 
*{{RecordSearch|3326815|Virginia, Slave Birth Index, 1853-1866}}, index, incomplete.
 
*{{RecordSearch|3326815|Virginia, Slave Birth Index, 1853-1866}}, index, incomplete.
*[http://freepages.rootsweb.com/~ajac/genealogy/ Large Slaveholders of 1860 and African American Surname Matches from 1870], index
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61568 U.S., Freedmen's Bureau Records of Field Offices, 1863-1878] ($) index and images
 
 
*{{RecordSearch|1596147|Virginia, Freedmen's Bureau Field Office Records, 1865-1872}}
 
*{{RecordSearch|1596147|Virginia, Freedmen's Bureau Field Office Records, 1865-1872}}
 
*{{RecordSearch|1880968|Virginia, African-American Funeral Programs, 1935-2009}}
 
*{{RecordSearch|1880968|Virginia, African-American Funeral Programs, 1935-2009}}
*[http://www.slavevoyages.org/ TransAtlantic Slave Trade Voyages], index
 
 
*[http://unknownnolonger.vahistorical.org/ Unknown No Longer: A Database of Virginia Slave Names]
 
*[http://unknownnolonger.vahistorical.org/ Unknown No Longer: A Database of Virginia Slave Names]
*[http://www.centralvirginiahistory.org/index.shtml African American Families Database]
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*[http://www.centralvirginiahistory.org/index.shtml Virginia African American Families Database]
*[http://www.archives.com/Patriots Patriots of Color], ($) index
 
*[http://www.blackloyalist.info/ Black Loyalists]
 
 
*[https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Virginia_Cohabitation_Records Virginia Cohabitation Records]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Virginia_Cohabitation_Records Virginia Cohabitation Records]
 
*[https://plus.google.com/113698300196586212883/posts African American Cemeteries of Tidewater Virginia and North Carolina]
 
*[https://plus.google.com/113698300196586212883/posts African American Cemeteries of Tidewater Virginia and North Carolina]
*[https://accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/virginia-african-american-cemeteries.htm African American Cemeteries Online]
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*[https://accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/virginia-african-american-cemeteries.htm African American Cemeteries Online, Virginia]
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/slavedata/slavedata.html Slave Data Collection]
 
 
*[http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/ Free African Americans of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland and Delaware]<br><br>
 
*[http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/ Free African Americans of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland and Delaware]<br><br>
  
 
<center>'''[[Virginia Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[Virginia Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]'''</center>  
 
 
*[http://www.genealogybooklinks.com/VA.htm Genealogy Book Links Virginia]<br><br>
 
*[http://www.genealogybooklinks.com/VA.htm Genealogy Book Links Virginia]<br><br>
  
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/VA/City-Directories.htm Virginia City Directories] links<br><br>
 
*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/VA/City-Directories.htm Virginia City Directories] links<br><br>
  
<center>'''Virginia Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups'''</center>  
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<center>'''Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups'''</center>  
  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3051 Scots-Irish in Virginia, Vol. 1], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3053 Vol. 2], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3071 Vol. 3], ($), index/images
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3051 Scots-Irish in Virginia, Vol. 1], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3053 Vol. 2], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3071 Vol. 3], ($), index/images
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<center>'''[[Virginia Military Records|Military Records]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[Virginia Military Records|Military Records]]'''</center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''General Records'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''General Records'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*{{RecordSearch|1880762|U.S., Registers of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914}} Index and images.
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*{{RecordSearch|1979425|U.S., Old War Pension Index, 1815-1926}} Index Only.
 
*{{RecordSearch|1919699|U.S., General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934}}
 
*{{RecordSearch|1916230|U.S., National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938}} Partial index and images.
 
*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only.
 
*{{RecordSearch|1834308|U.S., Index to General Correspondence of the Pension Office, 1889-1904}} Index only.
 
*{{RecordSearch|1832324|U.S., Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933}} Index and images.<br><br>
 
  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Colonial Militia'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Colonial Militia'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48433 Virginia Colonial Militia, 1651-1776, Vol. II] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48433 Virginia Colonial Militia, 1651-1776, Vol. II] ($)
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49108 Colonial Soldiers of the South, 1732-1774], ($)
 
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48434 Virginia Colonial Soldiers] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48434 Virginia Colonial Soldiers] ($)
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48410 List of the Colonial Soldiers of Virginia] ($)<br><br>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48410 List of the Colonial Soldiers of Virginia] ($)
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Indian Wars, dates vary'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Indian Wars, dates vary'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*{{RecordSearch|1979427|U.S., Index to Indian Wars Pension Files, 1892-1926}} Index only.<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Revolutionary War, 1774-1783'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Revolutionary War, 1774-1783'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*{{RecordSearch|2546162|United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783}} — images
 
*{{RecordSearch|1849623|U.S., Revolutionary War Compiled Service Records, 1775-1783}} Index (free) and images ($)
 
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4282 U.S. Revolutionary War Rolls for Virginia, 1775-1783] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4282 U.S. Revolutionary War Rolls for Virginia, 1775-1783] ($)
*{{RecordSearch|2068326|U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783}} Images only.
 
 
*[http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/virginia-revolutionary-war-soldiers-1775-1783-published-1912 Virginia, Revolutionary War Soldiers 1775-1783, published 1912], ($), index. [https://archive.org/details/listofrevolution00virg Actual book], images (no charge)
 
*[http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/virginia-revolutionary-war-soldiers-1775-1783-published-1912 Virginia, Revolutionary War Soldiers 1775-1783, published 1912], ($), index. [https://archive.org/details/listofrevolution00virg Actual book], images (no charge)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48645 Virginia Soldiers of 1776] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48645 Virginia Soldiers of 1776] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3196 Virginia Navy in the Revolution], ($), index
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3196 Virginia Navy in the Revolution], ($), index
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48615 Revolutionary War Records: Virginia] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48615 Revolutionary War Records: Virginia] ($)
*{{RecordSearch|2069831|U.S., Revolutionary War Pension Payment Ledgers, 1818-1872}} Images only.
 
 
*{{RecordSearch|2070137|United States Revolutionary War, Virginia Pension Application Files, 1830-1875}} Images only.
 
*{{RecordSearch|2070137|United States Revolutionary War, Virginia Pension Application Files, 1830-1875}} Images only.
*{{RecordSearch|1417475|U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Applications, 1880-1900}} Index (free) and images ($) <br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''War of 1812, 1812-1815'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''War of 1812, 1812-1815'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*{{RecordSearch|1916219|U.S., War of 1812 Index to Service Records, 1812-1815}} Browseable Index only.
 
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48441 Virginia Militia in the War of 1812, Volume I] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48441 Virginia Militia in the War of 1812, Volume I] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48442 Virginia Militia in the War of 1812, Volume II] ($)<br><br>
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48442 Virginia Militia in the War of 1812, Volume II] ($)<br><br>
  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Mexican War, 1846-1848'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Mexican War, 1846-1848'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*{{RecordSearch|1987567|U.S., Mexican War Index and Service Records, 1846-1848}} Index only.
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*{{RecordSearch|1979390|U.S., Mexican War Pension Index, 1887-1926}} Index only.<br><br>
 
  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Civil War, 1861-1865'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Civil War, 1861-1865'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*[http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database]
 
*{{RecordSearch|1922519|United States Civil War Widows and Other Dependents Pension Files, 1861-1934}} Index (free) and images ($); INCOMPLETE
 
*{{RecordSearch|1471019|U.S., Civil War and Later Pension Index, 1861-1917}} Index (free) and images ($)
 
*{{RecordSearch|1916234|U.S., Records of Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861-1865}} Images only.
 
 
*{{RecordSearch|1932382|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} Index and images.
 
*{{RecordSearch|1932382|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} Index and images.
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1106 U.S., Confederate Service Records, 1861-1865], index and images, ($).
 
 
*{{RecordSearch|1932427|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} Index and images.
 
*{{RecordSearch|1932427|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} Index and images.
*{{RecordSearch|2019254|U.S., Confederate Navy and Marine Service Records, 1861-1865}} Images only.
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*{{RecordSearch|2145147|U.S. Confederate Officers Card Index, 1861-1865}} Browseable index only.
 
*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only.
 
*{{RecordSearch|1877095|United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890}} — index and images
 
*[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/united-states-records-of-confederate-prisoners-of-war-1861-1865-browse United States, Records Of Confederate Prisoners Of War, 1861-1865] at findmypast - Index<br><br>
 
  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Spanish-American War, 1898'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Spanish-American War, 1898'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*{{RecordSearch|1919583|U.S. Index to Service Records, War with Spain, 1898}}<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War I, 1917-1918'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War I, 1917-1918'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only.
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<br>
*{{RecordSearch|1968530|U.S. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918}} Index and images.<br><br>
 
  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War II, 1941-1945'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War II, 1941-1945'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*{{RecordSearch|2028680|U.S., World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946}} Index only.
 
 
*{{RecordSearch|2659404|Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945}}, index and images.
 
*{{RecordSearch|2659404|Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945}}, index and images.
*{{RecordSearch|2127320|United States World War II Prisoners of War of the Japanese, 1941-1945}} — index
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*{{RecordSearch|1339071|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Image Browse)}}
 
*{{RecordSearch|1861144|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942}} (images with partial index)<br><br>
 
  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Korean War, 1950-1953'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Korean War, 1950-1953'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/military/korean-war/casualty-lists/va-alpha.pdf U.S. Military Fatal Casualties of the Korean War for Home-State-of-Record: Virginia]<br><br>
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*[http://www.archives.gov/research/military/korean-war/casualty-lists/va-alpha.pdf U.S. Military Fatal Casualties of the Korean War for Home-State-of-Record: Virginia]
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Vietnam War, 1964-1972'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Vietnam War, 1964-1972'''''</span></center>  
 
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*[[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|U.S. Federal Military Indexes and Records]], list of nationwide databases
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/military/vietnam-war/casualty-lists/va-alpha.pdf U.S. Military Fatal Casualties of the Vietnam War for Home-State-of-Record: Virginia]<br><br>
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*[http://www.archives.gov/research/military/vietnam-war/casualty-lists/va-alpha.pdf U.S. Military Fatal Casualties of the Vietnam War for Home-State-of-Record: Virginia]
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<center>'''[[Virginia Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization Records]]'''</center>
 
<center>'''[[Virginia Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization Records]]'''</center>

Revision as of 22:36, 23 January 2020

Guide to Virginia Online Genealogy Records for researching ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth, marriage, death, census, church, military, immigration, and naturalization records.

Virginia Statewide Online Genealogy Records

This chart shows links to statewide collections. To find links to collections for lower jurisdictions (such as a county or town), go to Locating Online Databases.

Ancestry.com, FindMyPast.com, and MyHeritage.com can be searched free of charge at your local family history center or the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Vital Records
Births
Marriages


Deaths
Divorces
African American
Archives and Libraries
Biographies
Cemetery Records


Census
Church Records
Compiled Genealogies
Courts and Criminals
Directories
Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups
History
Immigration Records and Passenger Lists
Land Records
Maps
Military Records
General Records


Colonial Militia


Indian Wars, dates vary


Revolutionary War, 1774-1783


War of 1812, 1812-1815
Mexican War, 1846-1848


Civil War, 1861-1865


Spanish-American War, 1898


World War I, 1917-1918


World War II, 1941-1945


Korean War, 1950-1953


Vietnam War, 1964-1972


Naturalization Records
Newspapers
Obituaries
Periodicals


Probate Records
Schools
Societies
Tax Records