Rappahannock County, Virginia Genealogy Guide2016-05-19T16:43:19+00:00

Rappahannock County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

Rappahannock County, Virginia (Map It) was created in February 18, 1833 from Culpeper County . Rappahannock county was named for the Rappahannock River.. Learn More About State of Virginia History

Rappahannock County is bordered by Warren County (northwest), Fauquier County (northeast), Culpeper County (southeast), Madison County (southwest), Page County (west).

Rappahannock County Cities and Towns include Washington .

Rappahannock County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Rappahannock County, VA Courthouse
Rappahannock County, VA Courthouse

The Rappahannock County Courthouse is located in Washington, 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 Rappahannock 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.

  • Rappahannock County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1833, Land Records from 1833, Court Records from 1833 and Probate Records from 1833. 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.

Rappahannock County, Virginia Census Records

Rappahannock County, Virginia Vital Records

Rappahannock County, Virginia Resources

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