King George County, Virginia Genealogy Guide2016-05-19T16:30:56+00:00

King George County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

King George County, Virginia (Map It) was created in November 24, 1720 from Richmond County, later part of Westmoreland County was added in 1777. King George county was named for George I of Great Britain.. Learn More About State of Virginia History

King George County is bordered by Charles County, Maryland (north), Caroline County (south), Essex County (south), Westmoreland County (east), and Stafford County (west).

King George County Cities and Towns include Arnolds Corner, Berthaville, Dahlgren, Dogue, Fairview Beach, Jersey, King George, Ninde, Owens, Passapatanzy, Port Conway, Rollins Fork, Sealston, Shiloh and Weedonville .

King George County, Virginia Courthouse Records

KingGeorge County, VA Courthouse
KingGeorge County, VA Courthouse

The King George County Courthouse is located in King George, 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 King George 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. Had one will book, an early marriage register, and an order book "carried away during the Civil War." A few years ago the will book was deposited in the Virginia Historical Society.

  • King George County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1786, Land Records from 1721, Court Records from 1721 and Probate Records from 1721. 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.
  • King George Environmental Health, 10079 Kings Highway, PO Box 92, King George, VA 22485; 540-775-3111
  • 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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King George County, Virginia Vital Records

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