Greensville County, Virginia Genealogy Guide2016-05-19T16:26:20+00:00

Greensville County, Virginia Records

Greensville County, Virginia (Map It) was created in November 28, 1780 from Brunswick County. An additional part of Brunswick County was added in 1787 and part of Sussex County was added in 1802. Greensville county was named for Richard Grenville, commander of the English expedition to found Roanoke Colony..

Greensville County is bordered by Brunswick County (west), Dinwiddie County (north), Sussex County (northeast), Southampton County (east), Northampton County, North Carolina (south).

Greensville County Cities and Towns include Jarratt, Skippers, Emporia .

Greensville County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Greensville County, VA Courthouse
Greensville County, VA Courthouse

Old Greensville County, VA Courthouse
Old Greensville County, VA Courthouse

The Greensville County Courthouse is located in Emporia, Virginia. In 1781 when the county was created Emporia was selected as the county seat because of its central location and the courthouse was built in 1787.

The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH . Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The Greensville 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.

Greensville County, Virginia Census Records

Greensville County, Virginia Vital Records

Greensville County, Virginia Resources

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