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| bgcolor="#cc9999" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Virginia Statewide Online Databases''' <br>This is collection of links to Virginia statewide databases. <br>Many of these links will be repeated on county pages.
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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 Part One: FamilySearch Wiki Sources|'''Locating Online Databases''']].
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| style="height: 40px" valign="middle" width="50%" colspan="3" | <center>'''Vital Records'''</center><center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Births'''''</span></center>
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| style="width:50%; border:2px solid black; padding:7px; vertical-align:top" | <center>'''[[Virginia Vital Records|Vital Records]]'''</center>  
*{{RecordSearch|1708660|Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1917}} Index only Incomplete
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*{{RecordSearch|1932510| Virginia, Historical Society Papers, 1607-2007}}, index/images
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Marriages'''''</span></center>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61462 Virginia Vital Records, 1660-1923] ($) index and images
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48439 Virginia Marriage Records] Abstracts ($)  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48647 Virginia Vital Records] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6286 Virginia County Records, Volume VII] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6280 Virginia County Records, Volume VI], ($) index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6293 Virginia County Records, Volume IX], ($) index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6325 Virginia County Records, Volume X], ($) index/images<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Births'''''</span></center>  
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*{{RecordSearch|1708660|Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1917}} Index only Incomplete.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9277 Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014] ($) Index/images<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Marriages'''''</span></center>  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7832 Virginia Land, Marriage, and Probate Records, 1639-1850], ($) index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5063 Virginia, Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800] ($)
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*[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=virginia United States Marriages – Virginia, 1660-1959] ($) index 
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3002 Virginia, Marriages, 1660-1800] Abstracts ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3002 Virginia, Marriages, 1660-1800] Abstracts ($)  
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE113575&vid=FHD&vid=FHD Some Virginia marriages, 1700-1799, Vol. 1], e-book
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3143 Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3723 Virginia, Marriages, 1740-1850] Abstracts ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3723 Virginia, Marriages, 1740-1850] Abstracts ($)  
*{{RecordSearch|1708698|Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940}} Index only Incomplete  
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*{{RecordSearch|1708698|Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940}} Index only. Incomplete. Also at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60214 Ancestry.com] ($), Also at [http://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-30207/virginia-marriages-1785-1940?s=218489221 MyHeritage], ($), index
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE219923&vid=FHD&vid=FHD Some Virginia Marriages 1800-1825], e-book
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3001 Virginia Marriages Before 1824] Abstracts ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3001 Virginia Marriages Before 1824] Abstracts ($)  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4498 Virginia Marriages, 1851-1929] Abstracts Incomplete ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2521 U.S., Hochheimer Marriage Records for Virginia, 1850-1900]($)
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Deaths'''''</span></center>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4498 Virginia Marriages, 1851-1929] Abstracts Incomplete ($)  
*{{RecordSearch|1708697|Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912}} Index only Incomplete  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9279 Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014] ($) Index/Images
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2558 Virginia, Deaths and Burials Index, 1853-1917] ($)
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1312443&from=fhd Early Virginia Marriages, 1953], e-book <br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Deaths'''''</span></center>  
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*[http://www.deathindexes.com/virginia/index.html Online Virginia Death Records &amp; Indexes] links by county
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*{{RecordSearch|1708697|Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912}} Index only Incomplete.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2558 Virginia, Deaths and Burials Index, 1853-1917] ($)  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9278 Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014] ($) Index/images
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*{{RecordSearch|1880968|Virginia, African-American Funeral Programs, 1935-2009}}
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*{{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index.}}. Also at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693 Ancestry.com] ($)<br><br>
  
| style="height: 40px" valign="middle" width="100%" colspan="3" | <center>'''Land Records'''</center>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Divorces'''''</span></center>
*[http://lva1.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F/6HXQNKFSH5SI428QEY7RT2MNU5SG9FD7IHDVCCPSRK7PAY72PK-20920?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas30&local_base=CLAS30 Library of Virginia Land Office Grants] Abstracts  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9280 Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014] ($) Index/Images<br><br>
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49389 Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1694-1742, Volume I] Abstracts ($)  
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<center>'''[[Virginia African Americans|African American]]'''</center>
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*[http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/virginiafreeafter1782.htm Virginia Slaves Freed after 1782]
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ajac/ Large Slaveholders of 1860 and African American Surname Matches from 1870], index
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61568 U.S., Freedmen's Bureau Records of Field Offices, 1863-1878] ($) index and images
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*{{RecordSearch|1596147|Virginia, Freedmen's Bureau Field Office Records, 1865-1872}}
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*{{RecordSearch|1880968|Virginia, African-American Funeral Programs, 1935-2009}}
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*[http://www.slavevoyages.org/ TransAtlantic Slave Trade Voyages], index
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*[http://unknownnolonger.vahistorical.org/ Unknown No Longer: A Database of Virginia Slave Names]
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*[http://www.centralvirginiahistory.org/index.shtml African American Families Database]
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*[http://www.archives.com/Patriots Patriots of Color], ($) index
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*[http://www.blackloyalist.info/ Black Loyalists]
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*[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Virginia_Cohabitation_Records Virginia Cohabitation Records]
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*[https://plus.google.com/113698300196586212883/posts African American Cemeteries of Tidewater Virginia and North Carolina]
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*[http://www.africanamericancemeteries.com/va/ African American Cemeteries Online]
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/slavedata/slavedata.html Slave Data Collection]
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*[http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/ Free African Americans of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland and Delaware]<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]'''</center>
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*[http://www.genealogybooklinks.com/VA.htm Genealogy Book Links Virginia]<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Biography|Biographies]]'''</center>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4646 Virginia Biographical Encyclopedia], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3111 Virginia Apprentices, 1623-1800], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6398 Virginia Biography, Volume I-II], ($), index/images
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*[https://books.google.com/books?id=CWiel4PVkEkC&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=false Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography, Vol. I], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48229 Vol. II], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48230 Vol. III], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48231 Vol. IV], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48232 Vol. V], ($), index/images. Same collection, no index/no fee [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uva.x000025075;view=1up;seq=11 Vol. I], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uva.x001203651;view=1up;seq=5 Vol. II], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=hvd.32044024248510;view=1up;seq=13 Vol. III], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=hvd.32044020517934;view=1up;seq=9Vol. IV], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=hvd.32044020517843;view=1up;seq=9Vol. V]
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nyp.33433082309307;view=1up;seq=9 Men of Mark in Virginia: Ideals of American Life; a collection of biographies of the leading men in the state Vol. 1], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nyp.33433082309315;view=1up;seq=7 Vol. 2], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nyp.33433082309323;view=1up;seq=9 Vol. 3], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nyp.33433082309331;view=1up;seq=11 Vol. 4], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=hvd.32044097932396;view=1up;seq=11 Vol. 5]
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48240 Virginia and Virginians, Vol. I], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48241 Vol. II], ($), index/images.
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*[http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/virginia-colonial-planters-published-1922 Virginia, Colonial Planters], ($), index/images
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=loc.ark:/13960/t2g73nt4s;view=1up;seq=7 Some emigrants to Virginia&nbsp;: memoranda in regard to several hundred emigrants to Virginia during the colonial period whose parentage is shown or former residence indicated by authentic records], e-book<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Cemeteries|Cemetery Records]]'''</center>
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*[http://www.deathindexes.com/virginia/index.html Online Virginia Death Records &amp; Indexes] links by county
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*[http://interment.net/us/va/index.htm Virginia Cemetery Records at Interment.net]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi Findagrave.com Virginia Cemetery Records]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/#country=United+States&state=Virginia&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery Billiongraves.com Virginia Cemeteries]
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*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves Index}}
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/virginia/virginia.html USGenWeb Virginia Tombstone Transcription Project]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/VA/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://virginiagravestones.org/ Virginia Gravestones]
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/VA/Cemetery-Records.htm Virginia Cemetery Records]
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/catalog/recndx16.html D'ADDEZIO Cemetery Junction]
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*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/virginia-cemetery-records.htm Access Genealogy]
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*[http://cemeterycensus.com/va/index.htm Cemetery Census]
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*[http://www.arlingtoncemetery.mil/Explore-the-Cemetery/Find-a-Grave Arlington National Cemetery]
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*[http://www.idreamof.com/cemetery/va.html I Dream of Genealogy]<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Census|Census]]'''</center>
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*[[United States Census Online Genealogy Records|United States Online Census, 1790-1940]]
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*{{RecordSearch|1877095|United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890}} — index and images<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Church Records|Church Records]]'''</center>
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*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/petitions/ Early Virginia Religious Petitions]<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Compiled Genealogies|Compiled Genealogies]]'''</center>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61157 North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000], index and images, ($).
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5649 Virginia, Prominent Families, Vol. 1-4], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49380 Tidewater Virginia Families], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48642 Genealogies of Virginia Families from the William and Mary College Quarterly. Vol. I. Adams-Clopton], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48435 Vol. II. Cobb-Hay], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48643 Vol. III Heale-Muscoe], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48644 Vol. IV. Neville-Terrill], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48436 Vol. V. Thompson-Yates], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48206 Maryland and Virginia Colonials: Genealogies of Some Colonial Families, Vol. I], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48207 Vol. II], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48234 Virginia Historical Genealogies], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/virginia-and-kentucky-genealogies-and-sketches-of-some-old-families-published-1901 Virginia and Kentucky, Genealogies and Sketches Of Some Old Families (Published 1901)], ($), index/images <br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Court Records|Courts and Criminals]]'''</center>
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*[http://www.blacksheepancestors.com/usa/virginia.shtml Black Sheep Ancestors]<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Directories|Directories]]'''</center>
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*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinedirectorysite/Home/usa/va Virginia Online Historical Directories] - listed by county and independent city
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/VA/City-Directories.htm Virginia City Directories] links<br><br>
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<center>'''Virginia Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups'''</center>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3051 Scots-Irish in Virginia, Vol. 1], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3053 Vol. 2], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3071 Vol. 3], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48135 Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy. Vol. VI: (Virginia)], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1035&cj=1&netid=cj&o_xid=0001029688&o_lid=0001029688&o_sch=Affiliate+External Virginia Early Quaker Records], ($)
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~chalkley/ Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia 1745-1800], index
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*[http://germanna.org/2013/09/10/list-of-original-germanna-settlers/ List of original Germanna settlers]<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia History|History]]'''</center>
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*{{RecordSearch|1932510|Virginia, Historical Society Papers, 1607-2007.}}
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6551 Records of the Virginia Company of London, Volume I-IV], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4182 Virginia County Records Surname Index], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48429 Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Vol. I], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48430 Vol. II], [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48431 Vol. III], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3181 Virginia Colonial Records], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=25604 Old Virginia and her neighbours], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61473 Virginia Colonial Records, 1607-1853] ($) index and images <br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Emigration and Immigration|Immigration Records and Passenger Lists]]'''</center>
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*American Colonists in English Records online at [https://books.familysearch.org/primo_library/libweb/action/search.do?fn=search&ct=search&mode=Basic&tab=default_tab&indx=1&dum=true&srt=rank&vid=FHD_PUBLIC&frbg=&vl%28freeText0%29=American+Colonists+in+English+Records FamilySearch Books]
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*[https://books.google.com/books?id=B414AAAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=false The Original Lists of Persons of Quality: Emigrants; Religious Exiles; Political Rebels; Serving Men Sold for a Term of Years; Apprentices; Children Stolen; Maidens Pressed; and Others Who Went from Great Britain to the American Plantations, 1600-1700, with Their Ages, the Localities Where They Formerly Lived in the Mother Country, the Names of the Ships in which They Embarked, and Other Interesting Particulars; from MSS. Preserved in the State Paper Department of Her Majesty's Public Record Office, England], e-book
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*[[Virginia Emigration and Immigration#Virginians_in_English_archives|Gleanings in England, Virginians in English archives]] links chart
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48437 Early Virginia Immigrants, 1623-1666], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2063 Virginia Immigrants, 1623-1666], ($).
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9128 Virginia, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1904-1963], ($), index
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*{{RecordSearch|2376891| Virginia, Alexandria Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels, 1946-1957}}<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Land and Property|Land Records]]'''</center>  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48408 Cavaliers and Pioneers. Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants, 1623-1666, Vol. I], ($), index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48515 Virginia Gleanings in England], English probate records with Virginia estates, ($), index/images
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*[http://lva1.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F/?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas30&local_base=CLAS30 Library of Virginia Land Office Grants] Abstracts
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7832 Virginia Land, Marriage, and Probate Records, 1639-1850], ($) index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49389 Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1694-1742, Volume I] Abstracts ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48421 The Quit Rents of Virginia, 1704], ($), index/images 
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49390 Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Volume II] Abstracts ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49390 Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Volume II] Abstracts ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49391 Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1775-1800, Volume III] Abstracts ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49391 Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1775-1800, Volume III] Abstracts ($)  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49392 Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1800-1862, Volume IV] Abstracts ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49392 Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1800-1862, Volume IV] Abstracts ($)  
<center>'''Military Records'''</center><center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Colonial Militia'''''</span></center>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6280 Virginia County Records, Volume VI], ($) index/images
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48432 Virginia Colonial Militia, 1651-1776]  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6293 Virginia County Records, Volume IX], ($) index/images
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4006 Virginia Colonial Soldiers] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6325 Virginia County Records, Volume X], ($) index/images
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Revolutionary War'''''</span></center>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48438 Virginia Land Records], ($) index/images
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*"Revolutionary War Records: Virginia Army and Navy Forces with Bounty Land Warrants for Virginia Military District of Ohio, and Virginia Military Scrip..."Digital version at {{FSbook|113280}}<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Maps|Maps]]'''</center>
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/virginia/ Maps of Virginia from MapofUS.org]. Includes boundary changes map.<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Military Records|Military Records]]'''</center>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''General Records'''''</span></center>
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*{{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.
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*{{RecordSearch|1919699|U.S., General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934}}
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*{{RecordSearch|1916230|U.S., National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938}} Partial index and images.
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*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only.
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*{{RecordSearch|1834308|U.S., Index to General Correspondence of the Pension Office, 1889-1904}} Index only.
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*{{RecordSearch|1832324|U.S., Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933}} Index and images.<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Colonial Militia'''''</span></center>  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48433 Virginia Colonial Militia, 1651-1776, Vol. II] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49108 Colonial Soldiers of the South, 1732-1774], ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48434 Virginia Colonial Soldiers] ($)  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48410 List of the Colonial Soldiers of Virginia] ($)<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Indian Wars, dates vary'''''</span></center>
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*{{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>  
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*{{RecordSearch|2546162|United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783}} — images
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*{{RecordSearch|1849623|U.S., Revolutionary War Compiled Service Records, 1775-1783}} Index (free) and images ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4282 U.S. Revolutionary War Rolls for Virginia, 1775-1783] ($)
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*{{RecordSearch|2068326|U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783}} Images only.
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*[http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/virginia-revolutionary-war-soldiers-1775-1783-published-1912 Virginia, Revolutionary War Soldiers 1775-1783, published 1912], ($), index. [https://archive.org/details/listofrevolution00virg Actual book], images (no charge)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48645 Virginia Soldiers of 1776] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1009 Virginia Soldiers of 1776, Vol. 1], ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3076 Virginia Militia in the Revolutionary War] ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3076 Virginia Militia in the Revolutionary War] ($)  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48645 Virginia Soldiers of 1776] ($)  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3196 Virginia Navy in the Revolution], ($), index
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3206 Virginia Revolutionary War Records] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48615 Revolutionary War Records: Virginia] ($)
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''War of 1812'''''</span></center>
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*{{RecordSearch|2069831|U.S., Revolutionary War Pension Payment Ledgers, 1818-1872}} Images only.
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*{{RecordSearch|2070137|United States Revolutionary War, Virginia Pension Application Files, 1830-1875}} Images only.
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*{{RecordSearch|1417475|U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Applications, 1880-1900}} Index (free) and images ($) <br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''War of 1812, 1812-1815'''''</span></center>  
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*{{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] ($)  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48442 Virginia Militia in the War of 1812, Volume II] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48442 Virginia Militia in the War of 1812, Volume II] ($)<br><br>
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Civil War'''''</span></center>
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*{{RecordSearch|1932382|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} Index and images  
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Mexican War, 1846-1848'''''</span></center>
*{{RecordSearch|1932427|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} Index and images
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*{{RecordSearch|1987567|U.S., Mexican War Index and Service Records, 1846-1848}} Index only.
<center>'''Naturalization Records'''</center>
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*{{RecordSearch|1979390|U.S., Mexican War Pension Index, 1887-1926}} Index only.<br><br>
*{{RecordSearch|1877093|Virginia, Naturalization Petitions, 1906-1929}} Images only
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<center>'''Newspapers'''</center>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Civil War, 1861-1865'''''</span></center>  
*[http://research.history.org/DigitalLibrary/BrowseVG.cfm Indexed Images of the Virginia Gazette, 1736-1780]
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*[http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database]
<center>'''Probate Records'''</center>
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*{{RecordSearch|1922519|United States Civil War Widows and Other Dependents Pension Files, 1861-1934}} Index (free) and images ($); INCOMPLETE
*[http://www.gunstonhall.org/library/probate/index.htm Gunston Hall Plantation Probate Inventory Database] Links to images and transcripts available.
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*{{RecordSearch|1471019|U.S., Civil War and Later Pension Index, 1861-1917}} Index (free) and images ($)
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*{{RecordSearch|1916234|U.S., Records of Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861-1865}} Images only.
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*{{RecordSearch|1932382|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} Index and images.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1106 U.S., Confederate Service Records, 1861-1865], index and images, ($).
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*{{RecordSearch|1932427|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} Index and images.
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*{{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.
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*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only.
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*{{RecordSearch|1877095|United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890}} — index and images<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Spanish-American War, 1898'''''</span></center>
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*{{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>
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*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only.
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*{{RecordSearch|1968530|U.S. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918}} Index and images.<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War II, 1941-1945'''''</span></center>
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*{{RecordSearch|2028680|U.S., World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946}} Index only.
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*{{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)}}
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*{{RecordSearch|1861144|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942}} (images with partial index)<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Korean War, 1950-1953'''''</span></center>
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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]<br><br>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Vietnam War, 1964-1972'''''</span></center>
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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]<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization Records]]'''</center>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1193 U.S., Naturalization Records, 1840-1957] index and images ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61212 Virginia, Federal Naturalization Records, 1901-1938], index and images, ($).
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*{{RecordSearch|1877093|Virginia, Naturalization Petitions, 1906-1929}} Images only.<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Newspapers|Newspapers]]'''</center>  
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*[http://research.history.org/DigitalLibrary/va-gazettes/ Indexed Images of the Virginia Gazette, 1736-1780]
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*[http://www.genealogybank.com/explore/newspapers/all/usa/virginia/?kbid=10435&m=13 Virginia Newspaper Archives (1736 - 1986)] GenealogyBank ($)
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*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/va Virginia Online Historical Newspapers]
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/newspapers/?state=Virginia&ethnicity=&language= Chronicling America Virginia Digitized Newspapers]
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/oldsearch/locality/dbpage.aspx?tp=2&p=49&categoryFilterID=38&showPaging=true Virginia Newspapers] ($)
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*[http://newspaperarchive.com/us/virginia/ NewspaperArchive] ($)
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*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=3u3nxgfnd-AC ''Virginia Gazette'' for the years 1774-1775, 1791-1803, 1807-1809 Google News]
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*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=lVu93_cgYy4C ''Virginia Herald'' for the years 1792-1795, 1807-1809 ''Virginia Herald'' for the years 1792-1795, 1807-1809Google News]
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*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=dL6bBWYs_hoC ''Virginia Argus'' for the years 1799-1802, 1804-1805, 1810-1811, 1816Google News]
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*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=9tJtKg94vZsC ''Virginia Gazette and General Advertiser'' for the years 1803-1805 Google News]
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*[http://www.onlinenewspapers.com/usstate/usvirgin.htm OnlineNewspapers.com] <br><br>
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<center>'''Obituaries'''</center>
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*[http://www.deathindexes.com/virginia/index.html Online Virginia Death Records &amp; Indexes] links by county
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/VA/Newspapers-and-Obituaries.htm Virginia Genealogy Obituaries]
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*[http://www.obitsarchive.com/oa-search/we/Archives/?p_action=keyword&p_product=OBAR&p_theme=obar&d_sources=location&d_place=Virginia&p_nbid=&kbid=10435 ObitsArchive.com - Virginia] ($)
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*[http://obituarieshelp.org/virginia_newspaper_obituaries.html ObituariesHelp.org - Virginia Newspaper Obituaries Listings]
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*[http://virginiaobits.homestead.com/ Old Virginia Obituaries, 1790-1940]
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*[http://www.obitlinkspage.com/obit/va.htm Obituary Links]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/obits/va/obitsva.htm USGenWeb Obituary Project Virginia]
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot/OB-VA-NDX.html Obituary Depot Virginia]
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*{{RecordSearch|2333694|United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014}} — index and images<br><br>
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<center>'''[[Virginia Probate Records|Probate Records]]'''</center>  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7832 Virginia Land, Marriage, and Probate Records, 1639-1850], ($) index/images
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*[http://www.gunstonhall.org/library/probate/index.htm Gunston Hall Plantation Probate Inventory Database]  
 
*[http://lva1.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F/?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas08&local_base=CLAS08 Library of Virginia Wills/Administration]  
 
*[http://lva1.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F/?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas08&local_base=CLAS08 Library of Virginia Wills/Administration]  
*[http://www.virginiamemory.com/collections/chancery/ Library of Virginia Chancery Records Index]
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=10611 Virginia wills before 1799&nbsp;: a complete abstract register.... ], ($), index/images
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*[http://www.virginiamemory.com/collections/chancery/ Library of Virginia Chancery Records Index]  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48444 Virginia Will Records], ($) index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6280 Virginia County Records, Volume VI], ($) index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6293 Virginia County Records, Volume IX], ($) index/images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6325 Virginia County Records, Volume X], ($) index/images<br><br>
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<center>'''Schools'''</center>
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*[https://digitalarchive.wm.edu/handle/10288/1188 College of William and Mary alumni records], e-book
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*[http://www.jstor.org/stable/2937011?seq=1&Search=yes&resultItemClick=true&searchText=virginians&searchText=at&searchText=oxford&searchUri=%2Faction%2FdoBasicSearch%3FQuery%3Dvirginians%2Bat%2Boxford%26amp%3Bacc%3Doff%26amp%3Bwc%3Don%26amp%3Bfc%3Doff%26amp%3Bgroup%3Dnone#page_scan_tab_contents Virginians at Oxford], e-book
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*[https://uvastudents.wordpress.com/ Students of the University of Virginia] 1824-1874, biographies blog<br><br>
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 +
<center>'''[[Virginia Societies|Societies]]'''</center>
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*{{RecordSearch|1932510|Virginia, Historical Society Papers, 1607-2007}} — index and images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6131 Virginia Genealogical Society Quarterly], ($), index/images
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*[http://www.ancientplanters.org/ Order of Descendants of Ancient Planters]
 +
*[http://germanna.org/2013/09/10/list-of-original-germanna-settlers/ Germanna Foundation]<br><br>
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<center>'''Tax Records'''</center>
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*{{RecordSearch|2075263|United States Internal Revenue Assessment Lists, 1862-1874}} — images<br><br>
  
 
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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.

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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
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