Campbell County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

Campbell County, Virginia (Map It) was created in December 15, 1781 from Bedford County . Campbell county was named for William Campbell, Revolutionary War general and one of the heroes of the Battle of Kings Mountain in 1780.. Learn More About State of Virginia History

Campbell County is bordered by Amherst County (north), Appomattox County (northeast), Charlotte County (east), Halifax County (southeast), Pittsylvania County (southwest), Bedford County (west).

Campbell County Cities and Towns include Altavista, Brookneal, Rustburg and Timberlake.

Campbell County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Campbell County, VA Courthouse
Campbell County, VA Courthouse

The Campbell County Courthouse is located in Rustburg, 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 Campbell 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.

  • Campbell County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1782, Land Records from 1782, Court Records from 1782 and Probate Records from 1782. 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.
  • Campbell County Treasurer's Office
  • Campbell County Commissioner of the Revenue
  • Campbell 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.

Campbell County, Virginia Census Records

Campbell County, Virginia Vital Records

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