Grayson County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

Grayson County, Virginia (Map It) was created in November 07, 1792 from Wythe County. Part of Patrick County was added in 1810. Grayson county was named for William Grayson, U.S. Senator from Virginia .. Learn More About State of Virginia History

Grayson County is bordered by Johnson County, Tennessee (southwest), Washington County (west), Smyth County (northwest), Wythe County (northeast), Ashe County, North Carolina (south), Alleghany County, North Carolina (south), Surry County, North Carolina (southeast), Carroll County (east).

Grayson County Cities and Towns include Fries, Independence, Troutdale, Mouth of Wilson and Elk Creek .

Grayson County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Grayson County, VA Courthouse
Grayson County, VA Courthouse

The Grayson County Courthouse is located in Independence, 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 Grayson 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.

  • Grayson County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1793, Land Records from 1793, Court Records from 1793 and Probate Records from 1793. 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.
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  • 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.

Grayson County, Virginia Census Records

Grayson County, Virginia Vital Records

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