Appomattox County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

Appomattox County, Virginia (Map It) was created in February 8, 1845 and was formed from parts of Buckingham County, Campbell County, Prince Edward County and Charlotte County, additional part of Campbell County added in 1858. Appomattox county was named for the Appomattox River.. Learn More About State of Virginia History

Appomattox County is bordered by Nelson County (north), Buckingham County (northeast), Prince Edward County (southeast), Charlotte County (south), Campbell County (southwest), Amherst County (northwest).

Appomattox County Cities and Towns include Appomattox and Pamplin City .

Appomattox County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Appomattox County, VA Courthouse
Appomattox County, VA Courthouse

The Appomattox County Courthouse is located in Appomattox, Virginia. Learn More About State of Virginia Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH .  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The Appomattox 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. County court records were destroyed by fire in 1892.

  • Appomattox County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1892, Land Records from 1892, Court Records from 1892 and Probate Records from 1892. The County Clerk of Circuit Court serves as custodian of all county court records, and is responsible for providing access to those court records by court personnel, the legal community and the public.
  • Appomattox County Assessor's Office
  • Appomattox County Treasurer's Office
  • Appomattox County Health Department
  • County and City Research in Virginia Guides and Indexes County and city records document the daily activities of the courts in Virginia's counties, independent cities, and towns. The Library of Virginia houses both original and microfilm records for many of Virginia's counties and independent cities. The guides list will help researchers navigate the complex variety of county and city records in the Library's collections. It includes County and City Records at the Library of Virginia, Using County and City Court Records, Chancery Cases, Judgments, Lost Records Localities database and Burned Jurisdiction database.

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Appomattox County, Virginia Vital Records

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