Surry County, Virginia Records

Surry County, Virginia (Map It) was created in 1652 from James City County. Surry county was named for Surrey, United Kingdom..

Surry County is bordered by Charles City County (northwest), James City County (northeast), Isle of Wight County (southeast), Southampton County (south), Sussex County (southwest), Prince George County (west).

Surry County Cities and Towns include Claremont, Dendron, Surry, Bacon's Castle, Cabin Point, Scotland and Spring Grove .

Surry County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Surry County, VA Courthouse
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Surry County, VA Courthouse

The Surry County Courthouse is located in Surry, Virginia. Surry County has had nine courthouses since 1652. At least four of these burned. Enemy troops came through the county, camped and burned in both the Revolutionary war and the Civil War. The county suffered shelling in the War of 1812. Despite all this, the county still has its records. 

The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH . Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The Surry County record dates below are from the earliest date to present time. They may include records of land, estates, taxes, vital records, divorces, naturalizations, voter registration, military discharges and court records.

Has lost deeds for 1835-1838 and order books for 1718-1741 and various other early record books are fragmentary. Court house fires in 1906 and 1922 did not result in loss of records which were then housed in a separate clerk's office.

Surry County, Virginia Census Records

Surry County, Virginia Vital Records

Surry County, Virginia Resources

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