Tazewell County, Virginia Records
Tazewell County, Virginia (Map It) was created in December 20, 1799 from Wythe County and Russell County. Parts of Russell County were added in 1807 and 1835, parts of Washington County and Wythe County were added in 1826, and part of Logan County West Virginia was added in 1834. Tazewell county was named for Henry Tazewell, U.S. Senator from Virginia .
Tazewell County is bordered by McDowell County (North and West), Mercer County (Northeast), Buchanan County (Northwest), Russell County (West), Smyth County (South), Bland County (East).
Tazewell County Cities and Towns include Bluefield, Cedar Bluff, Pocahontas, Richlands and Tazewell .
MapGeeks.org has is a collection of old Virginia maps.
Tazewell County, Virginia Courthouse Records
Tazewell County, VA Courthouse
The Tazewell County Courthouse is located in Tazewell, Virginia.
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 Tazewell 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.
- Tazewell County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1800, Land Records from 1800, Court Records from 1800 and Probate Records from 1800.
- Tazewell County Health Department
- County and City Research in Virginia Guides and Indexes
Tazewell County, Virginia Census Records
- Learn More: State of Virginia Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1800 (destroyed), 1810, 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- U.S. Census Reconstructed Records: 1660-1820
- U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: 1850 and 1860
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Tazewell County, Virginia Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Virginia Vital Records
- Birth & Death Records: from January 1853 to December 1896 and since June 14, 1912 to present. The Virginia Archives has copies of surviving birth and death records for the period 1853 to 1896
- Marriage Records: from January 1853 to present. The Virginia Archives has copies of marriage records prior to 1936.
- Divorce Records: from January 1918 to present.
- Locations: Virginia Office of Vital Statistics, Virginia State Archives
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Applications.
- In Person: 2001 Maywill Street, Richmond, Virginia 23230
Tazewell County, Virginia Resources
- State of Virginia Archives and Societies
- RAOGK Volunteers for Virginia
- New River Notes
- Tazewell County Historical Society
- Tazewell County, Virginia Message Boards
- Tazewell County, Virginia Genealogy Forum
- Tazewell County microfilmed holdings at The Library of Virginia
- Virginia Heritage - Guides to manuscript and Archival Collections in Tazewell Co. Virginia
Tazewell County, Virginia External Links
- Virginia Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Historical Newspapers from Virginia (1784 - 1922 )
- Tazewell County, Virginia Books - Amazon
- Using County and City Court Records in the Archives at the Library of Virginia
- Virginia County Records, Volume , VI, VII , IX, X The records in these series were compiled as part of a series known as the Virginia County Records . The volume includes wills, land grants, and marriage bonds as well as other miscellaneous information on early Virginia settlers.
- Tazewell Co., Virginia - FindaGrave
- Tazewell County, Virginia - The Scenic Gateway to the Heart of the Appalachians (tazewellcounty.org)
- Annals of Tazewell County, Virginia from 1800 to 1922 in two volumes
- History of Tazewell County and southwest Virginia, 1748-1920
- Tazewell County, Virginia Links - Cyndi's List
- Tazewell Co. VAGenweb
- Tazewell County, Virginia Ancestry Database Collections
- Virginia Revolutionary War Units
- Tazewell County, Virginia Military Records