King and Queen County, Virginia Genealogy Guide2016-05-19T16:30:25+00:00

King and Queen County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

King and Queen County, Virginia (Map It) was created in May 12, 1691 from New Kent County . King and Queen county was named for King William III and Queen Mary II.. Learn More About State of Virginia History

King and Queen County is bordered by Caroline County (north), Essex County (northeast), Middlesex County (east), Gloucester County (southeast), James City County (south), New Kent County (southwest), King William County (west).

King and Queen County Cities and Towns include contains no incorporated towns, and lies well off any interstate highway. It is extremely rural, to the point of being rustic.

King and Queen County, Virginia Courthouse Records

KingQueen County, VA Courthouse
KingQueen County, VA Courthouse

The King and Queen County Courthouse is located in King and Queen Court House, Virginia. The courthouse is a T shape and was rebuilt after the fire of 1828. The wings were added in 1859. The courthouse complex had a tavern, jail, courthouse and other buildings. 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 and Queen 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. County court records were lost in fires in 1828 and 1865. One plat book and three mid-nineteenth century Superior Court record books survive.

  • King and Queen County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1864, Land Records from 1719, Court Records from 1864 and Probate Records from 1831. 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.

King and Queen County, Virginia Census Records

King and Queen County, Virginia Vital Records

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