Cumberland County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

Cumberland County, Virginia (Map It) was created in March 23, 1748 from Goochland County . Cumberland county was named for Prince William, Duke of Cumberland, British general, politician, and son of King George II .. Learn More About State of Virginia History

Cumberland County is bordered by Goochland County (northeast), Powhatan County (east), Amelia County (southeast), Prince Edward County (south), Buckingham County (west), Fluvanna County (northwest).

Cumberland County Cities and Towns include Cumberland.

Cumberland County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Cumberland County, VA Courthouse
Cumberland County, VA Courthouse

The Cumberland County Courthouse is located in Cumberland, 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 Cumberland 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. Records fragmented.

  • Cumberland County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1749, Land Records from 1749, Court Records from 1749 and Probate Records from 1749. 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.
  • Cumberland County Treasurer's Office
  • Cumberland 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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Cumberland County, Virginia Vital Records

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