Wythe County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

Wythe County, Virginia (Map It) was created in December 01, 1789 from Montgomery County. Part of Grayson County was added in 1825. Wythe county was named for George Wythe, legal scholar and signer of the Declaration of Independence .. Learn More About State of Virginia History

Wythe County is bordered by Smyth County (west), Bland County (north), Pulaski County (northeast), Carroll County (southeast), Grayson County (south).

Wythe County Cities and Towns include Fort Chiswell, Max Meadows, Rural Retreat and Wytheville .

Wythe County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Wythe County, VA Courthouse
Wythe County, VA Courthouse

The Wythe County Courthouse is located in Wytheville, 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 Wythe 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.

  • Wythe County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1790, Land Records from 1790, Court Records from 1790 and Probate Records from 1790. 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.

Wythe County, Virginia Census Records

Wythe County, Virginia Vital Records

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